Chair Professor Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering

Academician WANG Quan is a Chair Professor at Southern University of Science and Technology. He received his BS degree from Zhejiang University in 1988, his MS and PhD degree from Peking University in 1991 and 1994. Since 1999, he has taught at National University of Singapore, University of Central Florida, University of Manitoba, City University of Hong Kong and South University of Science and Technology. Due to his outstanding contributions to structural engineering and smart materials, he was inducted to the Canadian Academy of Engineering in 2015, the Royal Society of Canada (also known as the Academies of Arts, Humanities and Sciences of Canada) in 2016, the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in 2018, the European Academy of Sciences in 2019. And he was awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Engineering by the European Academy of Sciences. Because of his international achievements and contributions in China, Liaoning Province granted Dr. WANG Friendship Award, and he was awarded high-level outstanding talents of Shenzhen in 2017, Peking University granted him the title of Outstanding Alumni in 2015.

Personal Profile


Dr. WANG Quan, Chair Professor, received his BS degree from Zhejiang University in 1988, his MS and PhD degree from Peking University in 1991 and 1994. Since 1999, he has taught at National University of Singapore, University of Central Florida, University of Manitoba, City University of Hong Kong and South University of Science and Technology.

He was inducted into the Canadian Academy of Engineering and the Royal Society of Canada in 2015 and 2016 respectively due to his contributions to the applications of energy harvesting, structural health monitoring and repair, smart materials and structures, nano-materials in composites and medical devices. In addition to this fellowship, he is also a fellow of AMSE, ASCE and the Institute of Physics. He was inducted into the the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in 2018, the European Academy of Sciences in 2019, and he was awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Engineering by the European Academy of Sciences. Because of his international achievements and contributions in China, Liaoning Province granted Dr. WANG Friendship Award in 2017 and Peking University granted him an Outstanding Alumni Award in 2015.

Educational Background

◆  1984/07-1988/07,Degree of B.S.Zhejiang University, Department of Mechanics, Hangzhou, P.R. China

◆  1988/07-1991/07,Degree of M.S.Peking University, Department of Mechanics, Beijing, P.R. China

◆  1991/07-1994/07,Degree of Ph.D.Peking University, Department of Mechanics, Beijing, P.R. China

Professional Experience

◆  2017-present,Chair Professor, Southern University of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering

◆  2016-2017,Chair Professor, City University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering

◆  2006-2016,Professor and Canada Research Chair, University of Manitoba, Mechanical Engineering Department

◆  2003-2006,Associate Professor, University of Central Florida, MMAE Department

◆  2002-2003,Associate Professor, National University of Singapore, Civil Engineering Department

◆  1999-2001,Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore, Civil Engineering Department

Honors & Awards

◆  Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering, (CAE, Class 2015) 

◆  Fellow of Royal Society of Canada, (RSC, Class 2016) 

◆  Member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, 2018

◆  Member of the European Academy of Sciences, 2019

◆  The Blaise Pascal Medal in Engineering, 2019

Research

◆Structural health monitoring and structural repair

◆Nanotechnology in engineering and medicine

◆Energy harvesting


Teaching

2018 Spring, Vibration Theory


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More than 200 papers have been published, and the research results have been cited more than 11000 times in Google scholar, with H-INDEX 56; SCI cited more than 8000 times, with H-INDEX 46.

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