Bachelor of Science, Yunnan Agricultural University, 1982. Master of Science, Beijing Institute Aeronautics, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1991.
Technology engineer automobile factory, Kunming Yunnan, 1982-1983. Research engineer Beijing Institute Aeronautical Material, 1983-1987, senior research engineer, 1987-1989. Research scientist Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.
Engineering research scientist Aeronautical Research Institute Sweden, 1996-2000. Engineering research scientist Aeronautical Division Swedish Defense Research Agency, Stockholm, since 2000.
Married Muping Zhang. Children: Johan, Mikael.