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researcher , Engineering educator

De-Wen Zhang, Chinese structural engineering educator, researcher. Certified senior research engineer, certified professor. Recipient award for progress of science and technical China Ministry of Aeronautics, 1982, 96, award for progress of science and technical National Committee Science and Technology, 1985.

Background

Zhang, De-Wen was born on April 5, 1937 in Wuhan, Hubei, China. Son of Shoukuai Zhang and Xianggu Zhu.

Education

Bachelor of Technology, Northwestern Polytechnic University, Xi'an, China, 1962. Master of Technology, Northwestern Polytechnic University, Xi'an, China, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern Polytechnic University, Xi'an, China, 1967.

Career

Assistant engineer Shenyang (China) Aerocraft Manufacturer Corporation, 1962-1964. Associate engineer Aerocraft Strength Institute, Xi'an, 1968-1969. Engineer Seaplane Institute, Jingmen, China, 1970-1980.

Senior engineer Beijing Institute Structure and Environment, 1981-1996. Professor, senior research fellow China Academy Launch-Vehicle Technology, Beijing, since 1997. Researcher Aerocraft Strength Institute, Xi'an, 1981-1982.

Visiting lecturer Peking University, Beijing, 1988. Visiting lecturer researcher Nanjing University Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1989, 98—.

Achievements

  • Certified senior research engineer, certified professor.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) System Identification for Flight Vehicle, 1995, Model Updating and Damage Detection, 1999, Processing of Pseudo-Structure Modal Testing of Launch-Vehicle, 2007. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Chinese Society Aeronautics and Astronautics. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (representative 26th structures, structural dynamics and materials conference 1985), Chinese Society Astronautics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Basketball, soccer, ping pong/table tennis, chorus, calligraphy.

Connections

Married Kangling Huang, September 28, 1968. 1 child, Xiang.

father:
Shoukuai Zhang

mother:
Xianggu Zhu

spouse:
Kangling Huang

child:
Xiang Zhang