Prof. Yongxiang Li was born on November 27, 1963 and received his PhD degree in Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University (Xi’an, China) in 1991. He was a lecture and associated professor at Department of Electronic Engineering of Southeast University (Nanjing, China). He was a visiting researcher, at Fakultät of Physik, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany, supported by Alfred Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Stiftung. He was a research fellow at Department of Communication and Electronic Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. He has been a professor and a group leader since 1999 at Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China. His research interests currently focus on electronic materials and devices. He has published more than 100 papers in refereed journals and holds 8 Chinese patents and 1 European patent. His research work focus on thin films, nanoparticles, nanotubes and nanowires of semiconducting metal oxides for gas sensors. His work also includes ferroelectric and piezoelectric materials based sensors and actuators. He is a referee of many international journals (e.g. IEEE Sensors, Sensors and Actuators B, Applied Physics Letters, Sensors Letter, Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials). He has attended international/national conferences (IMCS, MRS, Transducers, etc.), serves as session chairs, organizers of workshops, and many invited talks. He was Symposium Chairmen of PACRIM-7 and IMRC-08. He is a member of Editorial Board of Sensors Letter, Chinese Sciences Bulletin, and Journal of Inorganic Materials.
Biography Updated on 18 December 2008