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Prof. Faxin Li wins Science and Technology Award for Youth in Mechanics

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Prof. Faxin Li (2nd from the right) received the award on the ceremony

Co-organized by the Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (CSTAM) and Shanghai Jiaotong University, the 2015 Chinese Conference on Mechanics was held in Shanghai Jiaotong University on August 15-18. In this event, associate professor Faxin Li of the College of Engineering, Peking University was awarded Science and Technology Award for Youth in Mechanics by CSTAM, along with two other winners, Zhanli Liu from Tsinghua University and Bin Pan from Beihang University.

Li received his Bachelor’s Degree from Harbin Engineering University in 1997, Master’s Degree from Dalian University of Technology in 2000 and Ph.D. Degree from Tsinghua University in 2004. He did Postdoctoral Research at Dept. Mechanical Engineering at the University of British Columbia, Canada from Mar. 2005 to July 2007, and worked in the Department of Mechanics & Engineering Science in the College of Engineering, Peking University since then.
With research focuses on smart materials and structure mechanics, Li has published over 60 papers in SCI cited journals including Acta Mater, APL, Nanoscale, Nano Lett, and Rev Sci Instrum, cited over 400 times. He has 5 patents and was the second prize winner of the National Natural Science in 2010, and winner of NSF Excellent Youth.

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