Doctor of Engineering, Special Professor of Tongji University, Fellow of SAE International and Fellow of Chinese Society of Automotive Engineering.
Former Vice-Dean of Automobile College and Graduate school, Vice-Dean of Mechanical Engineering College (in charge of the management), and Standing Vice-Dean of Mechanical and Energy Engineering College in Tongji University.
Responsible professor of Vehicle Power Direction of Tongji University and Professor of KSPG Foundation of Sino-German College.
In 1984, he received a Bachelor's Degree in Internal Combustion Engine from Tianjin University.
In 1989, He received a master's degree in environmental engineering from Jilin University of Technology.
In 1992, he received a doctorate degree in internal combustion engine from Tianjin University.
In 1995, he left Jilin Polytechnical University, as a postdoctoral student majoring in automobile design and manufacturing.
From 2000 to 2001, he was a visiting scholar at the University of Michigan.
From 2008 to 2009, he was a Springer Professor Chair in University of California, Berkeley,
From Jun. to Sep. of 2012, he was a Visiting Research Professor in Department of Mechanical Engineering in University of Windsor in Canada. The main research areas are internal combustion engine fuel spray, combustion and clean alternative fuels.
As project leader or sub-project leader, he has completed more than 50 projects such as cooperation between local government and enterprises, published more than 500 academic papers, and obtained 10 national utility model patents and 15 invention patents.
He has won two first-class prizes, one second-class prize and two third-class prizes of provincial and ministerial prizes for scientific and technological progress.
He was awarded the second prize for teaching achievement in Shanghai in 2009, the Shanghai Educational Talent Award in 2009 and the Excellent Teachers Award in Baosteel.
He has won more than 10 awards for excellent papers from professional academic societies in China.
At present, he is also the executive director of China Automobile Engineering Society, China Internal Combustion Engine Society and China Automobile Talents Research Association, vice-chairman of China Internal Combustion Engine Society's Gasoline Engine and Gas Engine Branch, vice-chairman of the Subcommittee of Vehicle Engineering of National Mechanical Engineering Education Association, and chairman of the Rules Committee of China University Formula Competition. He has served as Chairman of SAE International Direct Injection Gasoline Engine Branch and Hybrid Motor Branch for many times. He is the editor of Combustion Science and Technology, Mechanical Design and Manufacture and Automotive Innovation.