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Supervisor of Master's Candidates  



Department:School of Mechanical Science & Engineering

Education Level:Postgraduate (Doctoral)

Degree:Doctoral Degree in Engineering

Discipline:Mechanical Design and Theory
Solid Mechanics
Engineering Mechanics


Dr. Liang XIA is currently an Associate Professor at the School of Mechanical Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. He received his Doctoral degree from University of Technology of Compiegne (UTC, France) and Bachelor degree from Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU, China). Dr. Liang XIA joined School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology in February 2017. Prior to that, he was a postdoctoral researcher in Roberval Laboratory of Mechanics (CNRS 7337) and Laboratory of Multiscale Modeling and Simulation (CNRS 8208) in France. His PhD thesis received UTC 2015 Guy Deniélou PhD Thesis Award, the Best PhD Thesis Award from the CSMA association and had been nominated for ECCOMAS 2015 PhD Thesis Award. His research interests cover structural topology optimization, multiscale modeling and model order reduction. He is the author and co-author of over 20 peer reviewed journal papers with 471 citations and h-index 13 (Google Scholar Citations by Jan. 2018).

Educational Experience

2016.2 2017.1

  • Université Paris-Est
  • Mechanics
  • Postgraduate (Postdoctoral)

2012.9 2015.11

  • Université de Technologie de Compiègne
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Doctoral Degree in Engineering
  • Postgraduate (Doctoral)

2006.9 2010.7

  • Northwestern Polytechnical University
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
  • Undergraduate (Bachelor’s degree)

Work ExperienceMore>>

2023.3 Now
  • Huazhong University of Science & Technology
  • School of Mechanical Sceience & Engineering
  • 机电系支部书记
  • Professor
2017.2 2022.3
  • Huazhong University of Science & Technology
  • School of Mechanical Sceience & Engineering
  • Associate Professor
2016.2 2017.1
  • CNRS-Lab of Multiscale Modeling and SImulation
  • Postdoc Researcher

Social Affiliations

Research Group

Name of Research Group:Structural topology optimizaiton group
Description of Research Group:Our group is dedicated to the development of methods for structural numerical simulation, topology optimization, and their industrial applications.