Jiao Zongxia (1963—) is a professor and PhD supervisor as well as Dean of the School of Automation Science and Electrical Engineering of Beihang University. In 2006, he was elected as a distinguished professor of the Chang Jiang Scholars Program.
He received his doctor’s degree from Zhejiang University in 1991. His research interests include fluid power transmission and control, integrated design of electromechanical systems, linear and non-linear system control, and fluid-solid interaction mechanics. He has published more than 200 papers, over 150 of which are in journals indexed by SCI/EI/ISTP. He has also won a second prize of the State Technological Invention Award, a second prize of the National Science and Technology Progress Award and over ten provincial or ministry-level prizes. Besides, he edited or translated eight books and holds more than 20 patents.
He was a visiting professor at the Institute of Aircraft Systems Engineering of the Hamburg University of Technology (THUU) in 2000. At present, he is a member of the Advisory Committee of the State Key Laboratory of Fluid Power and Mechatronic Systems, Director of the Engineering Research Centre of Complicated Product Advanced Manufacturing, a member of Editorial Board of Information and Control and Frontiers of Mechanical Engineering in China, etc. He enjoys the special government allowance from the State Council of China.