Position: Chair of JAC / Vice President of NPU
Personal Profile Link：http://www.nwpu.edu.cn/info/1035/11158.htm
Prof. Dr. Wan Xiaopeng, born in 1962, is full professor in Engineering at Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) and Vice President of NPU. After graduated from NPU, he worked as Vice Director of the former Aircraft Faculty, Vice Dean and then Dean of the former Civil Aviation College of Engineering. He was also Vice Division Chief and Director of the Office of Teaching Affairs, Director of Party and Government Office, Director of The United Front Work Department, Secretary of the Party Committee of “365 Division”, and Assistant to the President of NPU. His research interests are aircraft design engineering and aircraft structural design including aircraft structure design and analysis, composite structure design and analysis, finite element structural analysis, engineering application and software development, structural damage analysis and simulation of aircraft, damage analysis and repair technology research and so on. 10 doctoral students and more than 40 master students have been graduated successfully under his guidance. Up till now, he has been in charge of and participated in more than 20 scientific research projects. He published more than 60 papers and 3 textbooks and was awarded one Second Prize in National Teaching Achievements, two Progress Prizes in Scientific and Collective Technology at provincial or ministerial level, two First Prizes and two Second Prizes in Teaching Achievements of Shaanxi Province. His papers have been rated as “Excellent Papers” by the Journal of China Association for Science and Technology.