Prof. Jinsong Leng
Publishing Time:2016-12-30

Prof. Jinsong Leng

Director of the Center For Smart Materials and Structures

NSFC Outstanding Young Investigator

Cheung Kong Chair Professor, Fellow of SPIE, FlnstP, FRAeS, FIMMM

Editor-in-Chief: International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials



Professor Jinsong Leng obtained his BSc and PhD from Harbin Institute of Technology, China in 1990 and 1996, respectively. From 1993 to 1998 he was an assistant professor, lecturer and associate professor at Harbin Institute of Technology, China. He joined Nanyang Technological University in Singapore as a research fellow from 1998 to 2000. From 2000 to 2002, he was a research fellow at Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Cranfield University. Then, he worked at Phtotonics Research Group of Aston University in the UK as a research fellow from 2002 to 2004. Now, he is a full professor and the Director of the Center for Smart Materials and Structures (CSMS) at School of Astronautics of Harbin Institute of Technology, China.

Prof. Leng has authored or co-authored over 200 scientific papers, 8 books/chapters, 27 issued patents and 15 pending patents, and delivered more than 70 invited talks around the world. He also served as Chairman and member of Scientific Committees in International Conferences and as Guest Editor in scientific journals, including the chairman of Asia-Pacific Committee on Smart and Nano Materials(APCSNM), Editor in Chief of International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials (Taylor & Francis, UK), Associate Editor of Smart Materials and Structures (IOP, UK) and Associate Editor of Journal of Intelligent Materials Systems and Structures (SAGE, UK), Associate Editor of International Journal of Aeronautical and Space Sciences (KSASS, Korea), and Editorial Board Member of Composites PartA: Applied Science and Manufacturing (Elsevier Ltd, NL), etc. He has been elected as an Executive Council Member of the International Committee on Composite Materials (ICCM). Professor Leng also has been elected as Fellow of SPIE, Fellow of IOP (Institute of Physics), Fellow of IMMM (Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining), FRAeS (Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society), and Associate Fellow of AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics).

Research Fields

Smart Materials and Structures, Sensors and Actuators, Shape Memory Polymers (SMP), Electroactive Polymers (EAP), Magnetorheological (MR) Fluid , Megnetostrictive Materials, Fiber Optic Sensors and Interrogation Systems, Structural Health Monitoring, Active Vibration Control, Multifunctional Nanocomposites, Electrospinning Nanofibers, Auxetic Composites, Space Deployable Structures, Fibre Optic based Photonics Device and Microwave Photonics.


Prof. Jinsong Leng

PO Box 3011, No.2 YiKuang Street

Center for Composite Materials and Structures

HIT Science Park, Harbin Institute of Technology

Harbin 150080, PR China.

Tel/Fax: 0086451-86402328(O)