Welcome Prof. Gang Zhao, Wuhan University of Science and Technology, China to be the TPC!


Prof. Gang Zhao, Wuhan University of Science and Technology, China

Gang Zhao, PhD, a Professor at School of Machinery Automation and an Office Director of the Hubei Key Laboratory of Mechanical Transmission and Manufacturing Engineering at Wuhan University of Science and Technology, is awarded a title of leading talent for technological innovation by Yangzhou government. He also serves as a member of Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society, and the Deputy Director of the Branch of Green Manufacturing Industrial Innovation, China Machinery Industry Federation, and CIMS Council. He worked at University of Michigan in US and Deakin University in AU as a visiting scholar supported by China Scholarship Council in duration of a postdoctoral program.

In recent years, as an important role Dr. Zhao took part in more than 10 research projects supported by National Science and Technology Supporting Program and Research Fund of National Natural Science Foundation of China. As well, He took charge of more than 20 study programs supported by the local authorities and industrial enterprises.

As achievements of the research works mentioned above, more than 50 academic articles were published on the remarkable international journals, such as Journal of Cleaner Production (IF 6.395, SCI), New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research (IF 1.185, SCI), ISIJ International (IF 1.560, SCI), Energy Science and Research (EI). More than 20 of the articles were indexed by SCI, EI. 2 academic manuscripts, 5 undergraduate textbooks he participated in the edit and revision were published. Over 10 National Patents were granted by the authority of China.

Due to contributions on green manufacturing technologies and applications for typical mechanical components, the Hubei Province government twice awarded him the second prize of Science and Technology Progress Award in 2014 and 2018.