Huan Qi, Chinese mechanical engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents pending for laser net shape manufacturing using a adaptive toolpath deposition method; patents pending for method for fabricating turbire airfoils and tip structures therefore. Named to The Chancellor’s List, University Michigan, 2005-2006. Member of Laser Institute American, Sigma Xi.
Qi, Huan was born on January 9, 1974 in Beijing, China. Son of Jianqiu Qi and Lili Gao.
Bachelor of Science in Automotive Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, 1997. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2005.
Laser processing scientist General Electric Global Research, Niskayuan, New York, since 2005.
Contributor articles to professional journals.
Member of Laser Institute American, Sigma Xi.
Married Yanhua Zhang, April 15, 1999. Children: Phyllis Chee, Tiffany Si-Ting Chee.