Wilkinson Professor in Interdisciplinary Engineering
Editor's pick, "Photothermal
Phenomenon: Extended Ideas for Thermophysical Properties
Characterization", Journal of Applied Physics.
2020 Outstanding Contribution
Award, International Journal of Extreme Manufacturing.
Best Paper Award of 2020 from
International Journal of Extreme Manufacturing, "Thermal Behavior of
Materials in Laser-assisted Extreme Manufacturing: Raman-based Novel
Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research.
Symposium Presentation Award, "Phonon and Spin Diffusion in Single
Hair Fiber: Hints of New Structural Domain" Murat Kadir, Xinwei
Wang, Duane Harland and Crisan Popescu, HairS’15, Trier - Germany,
September 2-4, 2015.
for Mid-Career Achievement in Research, Iowa State University, 2014.
4/2014-now, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Fellow, 3/2013, Purdue University.
"Changjiang" Scholar Guest professor, University of Science and
Technology of China, 11/2020-10/2023.
professor, 2020-2023, Tsinghua University, China.
Research Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of
Fellow (distinguished scholar), College of Engineering and
Technology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Jan. 2006-Dec. 2007.
Research and Creative Activity Award, College of Engineering and
Technology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2005.
Teaching Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of
Editor, Light: Advanced
Associate editor, International
J. of Extreme Manufacturing (IOP), 2022-present.
Senior Editor 2020-present,
International Journal of Thermophysics (Associate Editor, 2015-2019)
Senior editor, Journal of Laser
Associate editor, Heat Transfer
Topic editor, Nanomaterials,
Advisor, International Journal of
Extreme Manufacturing, 7/2020-6/2023
Editorial board member,
Scientific Reports, 2017-present.
Guest Editor for a special
section on "Thermal Engineering of Low Dimensional Nanomaterials"
Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2014.
Editorial board member, Journal of
Thermal Stresses, 2013-present.
Editorial board member, Journal of
Visualized Experiments, 2014-present.
Editorial board member, Journal
of University of Science and Technology of China (2022-present).
Editorial board member, Surface
Society activities (selected):
Secretary 11/2013-10/2014; vice
president 11/2014-10/2015; president 11/2015-12/2016, Board Member,
2017-present, Chinese in America Thermal Engineer Association (CATEA).
Chair, K-18 Heat Transfer under
Extreme Conditions Committee, ASME 2018-2021
Chair, K-7 Thermophysical
Properties Committee, ASME, 2021-present.
Vice Chair, ASEM-AICHE Committee,
Hobbies (almost like my second major):
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM).
Below are some of the books that I have studied intensively:
Hamidreza Zobeiri (Ph.D.)
Ridong Wang (Ph.D.)
Pengyu Yuan (Ph.D.)
Meng Han (Ph.D.)
Bowen Zhu (Ph.D.)
Tianyu Wang (Ph.D.)
Mahdi Ramezani (post-doctoral fellow)
Wangyujue Hong (post-doctoral fellow)
Yangsu Xie (Ph.D.)
Jing Liu (Ph.D.)
Hongchao Wu (Postdoctoral fellow)
Cheng Deng (Ph.D.)
Chong Li (Ph.D.)
Zaoli Xu (Ph.D.)
Shen Xu (Ph.D.)
Zhe Cheng (M.S.)
Christopher Reilly (M.S.)
Jingchao Zhang (Ph.D.)
Xiaoduan Tang (Ph.D.)
Guoqing Liu (Ph.D.)
Nathan Van Velson (M.S.)
Xuhui Feng (Ph.D.)
Xiaopeng Huang (Ph.D.)
Yanan Yue (Ph.D.)
Xiangwen Chen (Ph.D.)
Sobieslaw Gacek (Ph.D.)
Liying Guo (M.S.)
Lijun Zhang (Ph.D.)
Jiaqi Guo (M.S.)
Longzhang Tian (M.S.)
Xuhui Feng (M.S.)
Kah Fatt Tan
Zhong (Ph. D.)
Hong Tang (Nanjing University of
Science and Technology)
Chenghao Deng (Dalian Technological
Xu Xu (China Jiliang University)
Yan Li (China Ocean University)
Yuanyuan Wang (Shanghai Second
Huan Lin (China Ocean University)
Tao Wang (Zhejiang University)
Wei Yu (Shanghai Second Polytechnic
Jianmei Wang (Wuhan University)
Qing Li (visiting scholar)
Undergraduate research assistants
Quincy J. Garner