Dr. Jing-Feng Li


Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084, China

Dr. Jing-Feng Li is a “Changjiang Scholar” distinguished professor and deputy head of Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, China.

He is also a Subject Editor for Journal of Materials Processing Technology and on the advisory board of Asia Materials.

Education, Career and Research areas

Dr. Li has received master and doctor degrees both from Tohoku University (Japan) in 1988 and 1991, and a Bachelor of Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, in 1984. After working in Tohoku University as an assistant professor from 1992 to 1997, and an associate professor from 1997 to 2002, Dr. Li joined Tsinghua as a full professor in 2002.

His current research interests include thermoelectric materials and devices, piezoelectric ceramics and films for MEMS applications, microfabrication technology of materials.

Dr. Li has published >300 papers and 25 patents and co-authored three books. He has received Young Researcher Award from the Japan Institute of Metals in 1995 and Harada award from Harada foundation in 1998 in Japan. After returning to China, Dr. Li has been awarded Outstanding Young Scientist from NSF of China in 2003 and Changjiang Scholar Professorship in 2009.