Prof. Run Liu 刘润教授
Tianjin University 天津大学
Run Liu is a chair professor at Tianjin University, Head of Geotechnical Mechanics and Engineering, winner of National Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, one of the National "Ten Thousand People Plan" Leading Talents of the Organization Department of the Central Committee, and Head of the High-level Innovation and Entrepreneurship Team in Tianjin. She serves as a director of the Soil Dynamics Branch and Vice Chair of the Youth Committee of Chinese Society for Vibration Engineering, director of the Foundation Branch of Architectural Society of China, director of the Engineering Risk and Insurance Research Branch of China Civil Engineering Society, member of Youth Working Committee of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering Branch of China Civil Engineering Society, member of Youth Working Committee of Environmental Geotechnical Engineering Branch of Chinese Society of Rock Mechanics & Engineering, member of the Professional Committee for Underground Space Operational Safety and Energy.
Conservation and Environmental Protection of Tunnel and Underground Works Branch of the Chinese Civil Engineering Society, and academic member of the 7th/8th National Youth Geotechnical Mechanics and Engineering Conference.
Prof. Liu has won 1 provincial and ministerial special prize for technological invention and 6 first prizes for scientific and technological progress, two of which ranked first. She presided over 14 national projects (including 7 National Natural Science Foundation projects), 7 national level projects or subjects (including national key R&D projects, 973, 863), and more than 30 provincial and ministerial major engineering projects.
Prof. Liu mainly engages in teaching and scientific research in geotechnical engineering. She has researched the interaction between structures and soil, soft foundation treatment, marine soil engineering properties, and foundation reliability.
Prof. Yanlong Li 李炎隆教授
Xi'an University of Technology 西安理工大学
Yanlong Li is Vice Dean of the School of Water Resources and Hydropower and Director of the Department of Hydraulic Engineering of Xi'an University of Technology. He serves as the project leader of the National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars, evaluator of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, national first-class professional leader of water conservancy and hydropower engineering, member of the National Energy Sector Standardization Technical Committee on Hydropower Survey and Design (NEA/TC15), Deputy Secretary General of the Special Committee for Seismic Disaster Prevention of China Society for Hydropower Engineering, Chair of the Youth Committee of Hydropower Engineering Society in Shaanxi, and member of the Special Committee on Hydraulic Engineering of Chinese Hydraulic Engineering Society. He has won 2 second prizes for Scientific and Technological Progress in Shaanxi (ranking 1 and 5), 1 first prize for China Hydropower Science and Technology (ranking 11), 1 second prize for excellent natural science paper in Shaanxi, the 12th Shaanxi Youth Science and Technology Award, and the May Fourth Medal in Shaanxi.
Prof. Li has published 3 academic monographs and 121 academic papers and participated in editing 2 textbooks. In recent 5 years, he has published 45 papers as the first or corresponding author (including 22 SCI-indexed papers), applied for 45 invention patents (including 8 authorized and 6 registered software copyrights), participated in the compilation of 4 industry standard specifications, and been invited to give special presentations at global academic conferences for multiple times.
Prof. Li researched the safety evaluation and risk control of hydraulic engineering from three aspects: characteristics of anti-seepage materials, dam deformation control, and dam failure risk control. In recent years, he has presided over 4 National Natural Science Foundation projects (National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars, General Program, National Science Fund for Young Scholars), more than 30 Shaanxi Key Funds, Doctoral Funds of the Ministry of Education, and large-scale engineering application projects. Additionally, he has participated in multiple national projects, such as national "973" science and technology programs and consulting projects of Chinese Academy of Sciences. His research achievements have been directly applied to safety evaluation and risk control of earth-rock dam engineering such as concrete face dams, asphalt concrete core dams, landslide dams, silt dams, etc., which has gained significant socio-economic benefits.
Prof. Gaofeng Zhao 赵高峰教授
Tianjin University 天津大学
Gaofeng Zhao, with a doctoral degree from the Ecole Polytechnique Federale in Lausanne, Switzerland, is one of the talents in the national “Thousand Talents Program”, and is committed to research in numerical calculation methods for rock dynamics, multi-scale coupling, fluid-structure coupling, high-performance computing, and other fields. He used to work at the University of New South Wales in Australia.
Prof. Zhao has presided over more than 10 national, provincial, and ministerial vertical scientific research projects, published more than 100 academic papers in discrete numerical methods for rock mechanics, and been cited more than 1600 times in SCI. Currently, he serves as Co-chair of the Committee on Discontinuous Deformation Analysis Method of the International Society for rock mechanics, Vice Director of the Professional Committee on Rock Crushing Engineering of the Chinese Society of Rock Mechanics & Engineering, and Associate Editor of the International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences (an authoritative international journal in rock mechanics). He was ranked in the 2022 "Top 2% Global Scientists List" issued by Stanford University in the United States and won the Discovery Early Career Researcher Award of Australia, the first prize in Natural Science of the Ministry of Education, the Best Paper Award of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, the second prize of the Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition of Chinese Society of Rock Mechanics & Engineering, etc.
主持国家和省部级纵向科研项目 10 余项，在岩石力学离散数值方法领域共发表学术论文100余篇，SCI他引1600 余次。目前担任国际岩石力学学会非连续变形分析方法委员会共同主席、中国岩石力学与工程学会岩石破碎工程专业委员会副主任委员，岩石力学领域权威国际期刊International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences副主编等。入选美国斯坦福大学发布的2022 年度“全球前2%顶尖科学家榜单”，获澳大利亚青年研究者奖（Discovery Early Career Researcher Award）、教育部自然科学一等奖、国际岩土力学计算方法与进展协会优秀论文奖、中国岩石力学学会青年创新创业大赛二等奖等。
Prof. Deyi Wu 吴德义教授
Anhui Jianzhu University 安徽建筑大学
With a Postdoctoral degree, Professor Deyi Wu is the Dean of the School of Civil Engineering, Anhui Jianzhu University. Wu graduated from the Mining Construction Department of China University of Mining and Technology in 1989 with a bachelor's degree in mine construction. From 1989 to 1991, he engaged in technical work in the Caiyuansheng Coal Mine in Jining, Shandong. From 1991 to 1994, he studied for a master's degree in explosion theory and application in China University of Mining and Technology, and he worked at Nanyang Institute of Technology from 1994 to 2005 in Henan. From 2000 to 2003 he studied for a doctorate degree in fluid mechanics at the University of Science and Technology of China. Moreover, he was engaged in the research on ventilation and heat transfer of large air-cooled turbine generators (cooperative unit is Dongfang Electric Co., Ltd. Company workstation) from 2003 to 2005 and in the study of rational support ways and parameters of deep mining roadways (cooperating unit is the workstation of SDIC Xinji Energy Co., Ltd.) from 2005 to 2007 in the postdoctoral mobile station of Huazhong University of Science and Technology respectively. Up to now, he worked at Anhui Jianzhu University.
Wu has presided over 3 National Natural Science Foundation of China and more than 5 provincial and ministerial scientific research projects including Anhui Province Science and Technology Research Projects and Anhui Province Natural Science Foundation. He has hosted over 20 scientific research projects commissioned by enterprises and institutions. Wu has published 12 academic papers in EI source journals and 2 monographs. He obtained 6 national invention patents, 3 utility model patents and won Anhui Science and Technology Progress Award.
Bo Geng 耿波
President of Bridge Branch of China Merchants Chongqing Communications Technology Research & Design Institute Co., Ltd. 招商局重庆交通科研设计院有限公司桥梁院院长