Bin Li was born in 1981. He attended the National University of Defense Technology (NUDT), Changsha, China, in 1999, and received his B.E. and Ph.D. degrees, in 2003 and 2007, respectively, both in materials science and engineering. From 2007, he worked as a Lecturer at the State Key Laboratory of Advanced Ceramic Fibers and Composites, NUDT, and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2009. He is a Member of the Institute of Physics (MInstP) and a Member of IEEE and holds a Visiting Scientist position at the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, and a visiting fellowship at the Wolfson College, University of Cambridge. Li has coauthored more than 60 peer‐reviewed journal papers. His research group focuses on element organic monomers, polymers, and polymer‐derived ceramics; ceramic films, ceramic fibers, and ceramic matrix composites; thermal protection materials and ultrahigh temperature ceramics; B‐N compounds for chemical hydrogen storage; surface and interface science; and crystallography and molecular dynamics.
Biography Updated on 20 January 2014