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Engineering educator , aerodynamist

Ning Qin, Chinese, British aerodynamist, engineering educator. Achievements include research in numerical simulation of hypersonic flows around aerospace shapes, aerodynamic heating in hypersonic flows, fast solvers for computational fluid dynamics-sparse quasi-Newton method, parallel computing, numerical analysis, unsteady flow, helicopter aerodynamics, flow control, turbulence modeling, adaptive grid solution.

Background

Qin, Ning was born on December 22, 1958 in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China. Son of Song Tao and Shu Fan (Dai) Qin.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Nanjing University Aeronautical and Astronautics, 1982. Master of Science in Aerodynamics, Nanjing University Aeronautical and Astronautics, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering, University Glasgow, Scotland, 1987.

Career

Research fellow University Glasgow, 1987-1992. Senior lecturer school engineering Coventry University, 1992-1994. Senior lecturer college Aeronautics Cranfield University, England, 1994—1999, professor computer aerodyns., director Center Company Aerodyns.

England, 1999—2003; professor aerodynamics and fluid dynamics University Sheffield, England, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in numerical simulation of hypersonic flows around aerospace shapes, aerodynamic heating in hypersonic flows, fast solvers for computational fluid dynamics-sparse quasi-Newton method, parallel computing, numerical analysis, unsteady flow, helicopter aerodynamics, flow control, turbulence modeling, adaptive grid solution.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Royal Aeronautical Society, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (associate).

Connections

Married Beining Chen, September 16, 1987. Children: Gordon Philip, Edward Feixiang.

father:
Song Tao Qin

mother:
Shu Fan (Dai) Qin

spouse:
Beining Chen

children:
Gordon Philip Qin

Edward Feixiang Qin