Xin-Lin Gao is currently a Professor of mechanical engineering, bioengineering, and materials science and engineering at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), Richardson, TX, USA. His other experiences include teaching at Texas A&M University for 7 years, Michigan Tech, for 4 years, and working at the Air Force Institute of Technology and the Air Force Research Laboratory for about 2.5 years. In addition, he was a Visiting Professor at the University of Paris-East and has been a Visiting Chair Professor at East China University of Science and Technology. He earned an M.S. degree in engineering mechanics in May 1997 and a Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering (with a minor in mathematics) in May 1998, both from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA. He has conducted research in a variety of areas in mechanics, materials, design, and manufacturing and has published 98 journal papers, 2 book chapters, and 109 conference and other publications. His research has been funded by NSF, AFOSR, AFRL, Army, DOE, and industries. He has been a PI or Co-PI of funded research projects worth about $9.5 M. He has been a Reviewer for 88 journals, 9 publishers, and 14 funding organizations and has organized 22 symposia at major national and international technical conferences. He has been an Editor/Guest Editor of one book, proceedings of one conference, and four special journal issues. He currently serves on the Editorial Boards of seven journals. He was elected an ASME Fellow in January 2011.
Biography Updated on 28 April 2014