Department of Composite Materials
The Department of composite materials has a staff of 40 members including 14 professors and among them there is one academician in the Chinese Academy of Engineering, two winners of the National Science Foundation for Distinguished Young Scholars of China, two professors of the Cheung Kong Scholars Program appointed by the Ministry of Education. There are three teaching and researching groups including ceramic, carbon matrix composite materials, and high temperature strength. The aim of the department is to train advanced students in inorganic nonmetallic composites. Currently, there are 90 undergraduate students, with 100 graduates and Ph.D. candidates in the department. The department sponsors cooperation and exchanges with high-level academic organizations at home and abroad.
Assoc. Prof. Chengyu Zhang,