LIAO, Qiang 1981-1985 Undergraduate student, Department of Power Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. 1987-1993 Postgraduate student, College of Power Engineering, Chongqing University. 1993-1997 Assistant professor and Associated professor, College of Power Engineering, Chongqing University. 1997-1999 Visiting scholar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. 2009 Advanced Visiting Scholar, The University of Tennessee, USA. 1999-Now Professor, College of Power Engineering, Chongqing University. 2010-Now Guest professor, College of Mechanical Engineering of Jimei University. His research interests encompass heat and mass transfer, multiphase flow, hydrogen energy, and biomass energy. Dr. Liao has published over 280 journal papers and been issued fifteen patents. He was awarded the second-class Natural Science Prize of Chongqing. He received the National Natural Science Foundation for Distinguished Young Scholar of China in 2008 and was appointed as Cheung Kong Scholar Professorship by Chinese Ministry of Education in 2009. Prof. Liao is presently vice president of University Engineering Thermophysics Society of China, a council member of Chinese Society of Engineering Thermophysics, and a member of panel review committees of the National Natural Science Foundation of China. He also serves as an associate editor of Energy-The International Journal, an editor of Chinese Journal of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Journal of Thermal Science and Technology, Journal of Chongqing University, and Chinese Journal of Fire Safety Science.
Biography Updated on 10 March 2013