Yang Jialing (1955, 4—) is a professor and PhD supervisor of Beihang University. He is also Dean of School of Aeronautic Science and Engineering, Director of the Institute of Solid Mechanics, and Vice Director of academic committee in Beihang University. He was selected as a distinguished professor of the Chang Jiang Scholars Program in 2001.
Prof. Yang received his bachelor’s degree from Zhejiang University, master’s degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, and PhD degree from Peking University. His research area covers impact dynamics, plastic mechanics, biomimetic mechanics, aircraft anti-collision and protection, etc.
Prof. Yang has published more than 150 papers, about 110 of which were published in core international journals. Especially, his reach on orbital deviation and failure analysis of the slender rocket during an accidental attack in the air, was published by Proceedings of Royal Society, Int. J. Solids & Structures、Int. J. Mech. Sci.，and Int. J. Impact Engng.