Advanced Vehicle Research Center (AVRC)

Department of Automotive Engineering, Beihang University (BUAA),
No. 37, Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing, P.R. China, 100191
Office: Room 1801, Baiyan Mansion, Haidian District, Beijing
86-10-82339921 ; Fax: 86-10-82339923
Email: junxu@buaa.edu.cn



  • Personal

Date and place of birth: December, 1983, Ningbo, P. R. China

  • Education

2011.8-2014.5 (Diploma date): Ph.D., Engineering mechanics, Columbia University, New York, NY
2008.9-2011.1: Ph.D. Automotive Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing
2006.9-2008.7: M.S. Automotive Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing
2002.9-2006.7: B.S. Applied Automotive Engineering, Jilin University, Changchun

  • Working Experience

2014.7-present: Professor, Department of Automotive Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, P.R. China

  • Research Interests

Impact dynamics, Energy dissipation, Dynamic behaviors of materials, Crashworthiness, Lightweight design

  • Awards and Honors

1st National Young Investigator Award for Explosion Mechaincs, China, 2016

1st Young Scientists Career Development Award, Chinese Academy for Science and Technology, 2015
2014 APEC Science Award Nominee Award, 2014
2013 ASME IMECE Travel Grant, San Diego, U.S.A. 2013
Presidential Distinguished Fellowship, Columbia University 2011-2015
Second Prize, National Science and Technology Advancement Award, China 2011
Best Research Thesis Award, Tsinghua University 2011
Best Graduate Student Award, Tsinghua University 2011
NSK Outstanding Paper Award 2010
Chinese Automobile Founder’s Prize, Tsinghua University 2009, 2010
Excellent graduates, Tsinghua University 2009
Excellent graduate Thesis, Tsinghua University 2009
Samsung scholarship, Tsinghua University 2007
Memorial prize, Mathematical Contest in Modeling, U.S.A. 2006

  • Professional Affiliations

Committee member, Fracture and Failure Mechanics Technical Committee, ASME
Fellow, Chinese Society of Composite materials
Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
Member, Society of Automobile Engineers (SAE).
Member, American Physics Society (APS).
Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Reviewer for:
International Journal of Mechanical Science, Materials & Design, Journal of Material Research, PLOS One, Composites Part B: Engineering, International Journal of Impact Engineering, Transportation C, Journal of Material Science, Mechanics Research Communications, Automotive Engineering, 2011~2013 SAE World Congress, ASME World Congress 2014-2015