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◆ Ph.D. in Physics, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH, USA 1991
◆ M.S. in Mechanics, Peking University, Beijing China 1988
◆ B.S. in Mechanics, Peking University, Beijing China 1985
◆ 2016-present, Chair Professor and Department Head, Dept. of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Southern University of Science Technology, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
◆ 2012-2016 Director, Aerodynamics, Beijing Research Center of Civil Aircraft Technology of COMAC, Beijing, China
◆ 2005-2012, Senior Director, Advanced Physics and Algorithms, Exa Corporation, MA, USA
◆ 1998-2005, Software Develop Engineer, Microsoft Corp., Redmond, WA, USA
◆ 1995-1998, Staff Member, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA
◆ 1991-1995, Postdoc Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA
Honors & Awards
◆ Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society, 2017
◆ Fellow, American Physical Society, 2009
◆ Fluid Mechanics
◆ Kinetic theory
◆ Lattice Boltzmann method
◆ Aircraft Design
◆ X. Shan, D. C. Montgomery, and H. Chen, “Nonlinear magnetohydrodynamics by Galerkin-method computation,” Phys. Rev. A
, vol. 44, no. 10, pp. 6800–6818, Nov. 1991.
◆ X. Shan and H. Chen, “Lattice Boltzmann model for simulating flows with multiple phases and components,” Phys. Rev. E
, vol. 47, no. 3, pp. 1815–1819, Mar. 1993.
◆ X. Shan and X. He, “Discretization of the Velocity Space in the Solution of the Boltzmann Equation,” Phys. Rev. Lett.
, vol. 80, no. 1, pp. 65–68, Jan. 1998.
◆ X. Shan, X.-F. Yuan, and H. Chen, “Kinetic theory representation of hydrodynamics: a way beyond the Navier–Stokes equation,” J. Fluid Mech.
, vol. 550, p. 413, Feb. 2006.
◆ X. Shan, “The mathematical structure of the lattices of the lattice Boltzmann method,” J. Comput. Sci.
, vol. 17, pp. 475–481, Nov. 2016.