Boming Yu graduated in engineering physics in 1970, graduated in nuclear engineering in 1981, and received his M.S. degree at Tsinghua University (Beijing, China). He began his academic career at the Wuhan Steel and Iron Institute (Wuhan, China) in 1983. In 1986, he joined the Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Wuhan, China), where he was promoted to Full Professor in 1996. His research interests cover a wide range of topics such as fractals, heat transfer and fluid flow in fractal porous media, nanofluids, boiling heat transfer, and complex networks. So far, Yu has published more than 100 journal papers, and he also serves as a pioneer referee for more than twenty international journals. In 2010, he received the second rank Natural Science honor/award from the Ministry of Education of China.
Biography Updated on 8 January 2013