HAN Pinlian
Chair Professor

Professional Certification
◆ Lean and Six Sigma Black Belt (2010)


Educational Background
◆ PhD in Mechanical Engineering, University of New Brunswick, Canada (1994)
◆ MSc in Management Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA (2002)
◆ MSc in Manufacture Process, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA (2010)
◆ MSc in Turbo-machinery, Xian Jiaotong University (1986)
◆ BSc in Turbo-machinery, Xian Jiaotong University (1982)


Professional Experience
◆ Entrepreneur Chair Professor (2016.1 -), South University of Science and Technology of China (SUSTC), Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering
◆ Distinguished Visiting Professor(2011 - )
◆ Xian Jiaotong University (XJTU)
◆ Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU)
◆ Central South University (CSU)
◆ Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (NUAA)
◆ Huazhong University of Science and Technology(HUST)
◆ CEO & Founder of Shenzhen e-Do Aviation Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (2015.6– )
◆ Engineering Consultancy, AVIC Commercial Aircraft Engine Co., Ltd. (2011.1–2014.6)
◆ General Deputy Director, Chief Scientist
◆ President, Shenzhen Wedge Central South Research Institute Co., Ltd. (2014.7–2016.1 )
◆ CEO & Founder of Shanghai e-Do Aviation Applied Technology Co., Ltd. (2015.6– )
◆ Aircraft Engine Design and Manufacture at UTC(1999 – 2010)
◆ Manager, Analytics engineering of Air Management Systems, Hamilton Sundstrand
◆ Principal Engineer, Advanced Engines CIPT, CSE, P&W
◆ Structures Discipline Lead, CSMC, P&W
◆ Structures Integration Lead, Advanced Engines CIPT, P&W
◆ Structures Discipline Leader, Frame Part Family (Inlets and Intermediate Cases), P&W
◆ Structures Lead, Full Engine Model Development, Engine System Structures, P&W
◆ Senior Structure Analyst, Bypass Ducts Part Family, CANMC, P&W
◆ Project Engineer, CSMC, P&W
◆ Nuclear Power Safety and Mechanical Engineering
◆ Principal Engineer, Nuclear Power Primary System, ABB CE, USA (1997 – 1998)
◆ Project Engineer, Stern Laboratories Inc, Canada (1995 – 1997)
◆ Senior Engineer, Atlantic Nuclear Services Ltd, Canada (1994 – 1995)
◆ Scientist, Energy Technique Institute, TU Berlin, West Germany (1988 – 1990)
◆ Post Doctor, Mechanic Engineering Depart, University of New Brunswick, NB, Canada (1993 – 1994)
◆ Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Energy and Power Engineering Department, Xi’an Jiaotong University, PRC (1982-1987)


Research Interests
◆ Gas turbine design and manufacture
◆ Additive design and manufacture
◆ Sub-surface porous structure engineering
◆ Close-loop control in precision fabrication
◆ Health monitoring of gas turbine based on multi-physical signal process


Current Projects
◆ Affordable life time adaptive gas turbine (Amphibious Relay Gas Turbine)
◆ Multi-fuel combustion for the distributed power plant
◆ Non-contact bearing system based on magnetism
◆ Health monitoring and control system for whole life cycle
◆ Big data cloud platform for field service of gas turbine
◆ Affordable Advanced Aviation Additive Design and Manufacturing
◆ Structural theory for sub-surface fine web porous structure
◆ New theory, tool, standard and guideline for structure integrity of gas turbine
◆ New element for sub-surface fine web porous structure FEA
◆ Modeling of sub-surface fine web structure
◆ Integrate modeling and simulation platform for additive design, analysis and manufacture
◆ Intelligent system for precision machining


Seleected Publication
◆ Han, P., Hussein, E.M.A., McGee, G.R. and Wan, P.K., “Void Fraction Measurement in Channels with Internal Metallic Structures Using Neutron Scattering,” Trans. Ame. Nuclear Soc., Vol. 65, No.1, pp. 39-40, 1992.

◆ Han, P. and Wesser, U., “Random Signal Tomographical Analysis of Two-Phase Flow,” 6th Miami International Symposium on Heat & Mass Transfer, 1990.

◆ Han, P. and Wesser, U., “Estimating Bubble Size, Bubble Velocity and Void Fraction of Two-Phase Flow with X-Ray Scattering,” GAS-LIQUID FLOWS, FED-Vol. 65, pp. 39-44, ASME Fluid Engineering Conference, Washington DC, USA, June, 1993.

◆ Han, P., Hussein, E.M.A., Ingham, P.J. and Henschell. R.M., “Nonintrusive Measurement of Transient Flow Boiling in Rod-Bundle Channels Using Fast-Neutron Scattering”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A, Vol. 353, pp. 695-698, 1994.

◆ Hussein, E.M.A. and Han, P., “Phase Volume-Fraction Measurement in Oil-Water-Gas Flow Using Fast Neutrons”, Nuclear Geophysics, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 229-234, 1995.

◆ Pinlian Han, Tiefeng Chen, Yiesheng Liu, “ONE-PIECE FLOW BLADE TUNING PROCESS”, Proceeding of ASME Turbo Expo GT2013, June 3-7,2013,San Antonio,Texas, USA

◆ James P. Han, etc., “STRAIN GAGE PLACEMENT OPTIMIZATION AND ENGINE TEST DATA EVALUATION”, 9th National Turbine Engine High Cycle Fatigue (HCF) Conference, Pinehurst, NC, USA, March 2004.

◆ 韩品连,增材制造摘下中国航空事业“工业之花”《3D 打印世界》,第7期,2015.9.

◆ 韩品连3D打印挣脱传统设计理念,取代减材料产业,《千人杂志》,2015.6.29.

◆ Pinlian Han, “Additive Design and Manufacturing of Jet Engine Parts”, 中国工程院院刊Engineering期刊