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Professor Supervisor of Doctorate Candidates Supervisor of Master's Candidates
Dr. Xia Zhou is a professor and doctoral tutor at Dalian University of Technology for engineering mechanics studies. She has been engaged in the research and teaching work at Engineering Mechanics Department of Dalian University of Technology after she has finished her postdoctoral research in 2001 at Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences and has been the Director of Biomechanics and Nanomechanics Laboratory since 2008. Her current research involves issues such as fabricating process and mechanics of advanced materials, fatigue damage and reliability of materials and structures, design calculation of lightweight nanocomposites and mechanical behavior multiscale analysis. Dr. Zhou has published more than 40 research papers in peer-reviewed international and domestic journals and two monographs. She has been the principal investigator of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), the National Key Technology R&D Program, and the 11th Five-Year National Military Defense Industry Project for the development of matching military and the National “863” Key Science and Technology Planning Projects. She has also conducted many consultancy projects.