XU Zhenghe
Chair Professor
The Canadian Academy of Engineering and Royal Society of Canada (FRSC) Fellow

Zhenghe Xu, Chair Professor and a recipient of “China’s One Thousand Talent Plan” Program, Teck Professor, PhD., P.Eng., FRSC, FCAE, FCIM, joined the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Southern University of Science and Technology in 2016.

Dr. Xu received his PhD degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Supervisor: Dr. Roe-Hoan Yoon), he worked as NSERC Industry Research Chair in Oil Sands Engineering (Renewal) in Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at University of Alberta. Dr. Xu received the Syncrude Award for Excellence in Sustainable Development from the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) in 2015.