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Lin Zhongqin

Lin Zhongqin

Sheet Metal Forming and Manufacturing Quality Control



Born in December 1957, Prof. Lin Zhongqin is PhD supervisor and Deputy President of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU).

Prof. Lin received his Bachelor’s Degree in Naval Engineering from SJTU in 1982 and received his Ph.D. in Ship Structural Mechanics from SJTU in 1989. Before assuming as Deputy President, Prof. Lin was Acting Dean of the School of Mechanical Engineering, SJTU. His research interests in recent years include sheet metal forming, manufacturing quality control and process simulation technologies. Prof. Lin has been in charge of more than 40 major projects sponsored by national “973” Program, “863” Program, the National Science Foundation of China as well as Industry projects. He has received three National Science and Technology Progress Awards, the First Prize of Shanghai Science and Technology Advancement Awards, the First Prize of Science and Technology Advancement Awards for China’s Machine-building Industry, Award for Ten Elite Scholars of Science and Technology in Shanghai, the First Prize of GM Foundation Science and Technology Achievement Award, Chiang Technology Achievement Award, Prize for Scientific and Technology Innovation of Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation and Cheung Kong Scholar Achievement Award, etc.

Professor Lin has also played a leading role in numerous professional organizations. He is a member of the standing committee of Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society, Chairman of the Modern Design Methodology Society of Shanghai, Vice Chairman of Shanghai Automotive Engineering Society, Vice Chairman of Shanghai Mechanical Engineering Society and Vice Chairman of Shanghai Aviation Society. He is also the editorial member of ASME Trans, JSME, International Journal of Sustainable Design, Journal of Plasticity Engineering, Forging & Stamping Technology, Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Machine Design & Research, etc. He is a member of the International Advisory Committee of Collage of Engineering, University of Michigan and member of State Council Academic Degree Committee for Mechanical Engineering. He is the Director of GM-SJTU Collaborative Research Laboratory in Advanced Manufacturing Processes, Baosteel-SJTU United Laboratory of AutoSheet Application Technology, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Digital Automotive Body Engineering as well as Advanced Manufacturing Process Center for Civil Aircraft of SJTU-COMAC and SJTU-Tangche Collaborative Laboratory of High-Speed Railway Vehicle Body.

Prof. Lin Zhongqin is Accredited Professor of “Cheung Kong Scholar Program” (2002), Recipient of National Science Funds for Outstanding Youth, Leading Scientist of the State Key Project of Fundamental Research, and Head of the Creative Research Group of the National Natural Science Foundation of China.