Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Nanjing (China) Aeronautical Institute, 1982. Master of Science in Aerodynamics, Nanjing (China) Aeronautical Institute, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering, University Glasgow, Scotland, 1993.
Research assistant, Nanjing Aero. Institute, 1984-1986;
lecturer, Nanjing Aero. Institute, 1987-1990;
research fellow, U. Glasgow, 1993-1996;
research associate, Imperial College Science, Technology and Medicine, London, since 1996.
Adviser undergraduates Nanjing Aero. Institute, 1984-1988.
Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Jiangsu Aeronautical Association, Glasgow Chinese Students and Scholars Association (executive member 1991-1993).
Married Xiaoju Shi, October 26, 1985. 1 child, Xing.