Prof. Tong-Yi Zhang
Member of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Dean of Materials Genome Institute
Shanghai University, Shanghai, China
Prof. Tong-Yi Zhang is the founding dean of Materials Genome Institute, Shanghai University, and the founding director of the Materials Genome Engineering division in the Chinese Materials Research Society (CMRS). He joined the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou) in 2022. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Science China Technological Sciences and the founding Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Materials Informatics. He received the awards including the 2018 Prize for Scientific and Technological Progress from the HLHL Foundation, the Second Prizes of 2007 and 1987 State Natural Science Award, China, and the 1988 National Award for Young Scientists, China. He became Fellow of International Congress on Fracture in 2013, Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences in 2012, Member of Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2011, Senior Research Fellow of Croucher Foundation, Hong Kong, in 2003, Fellow of ASM International, USA, in 2001. He is also Fracture and Continuum Mechanics Subject-Editor of the journal, Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics (2013 – present). His current research interests are Materials Genome Engineering and Materials/Mechanics Informatics.