Wang Jinjun (1963.8—) is a professor and PhD supervisor of the School of Aeronautic Science and Engineering of Beihang University. He is a distinguished professor of the Chang Jiang Scholars Program and an awardee of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars.
Prof. Wang received his doctor’s degree from Tsinghua University in 1990 and completed his postdoctoral research at Beihang University in 1991. His research focuses on turbulence, flow control and aerodynamics of aircraft. He has done a lot of work on boundary layer bypass transition, coherent structures of turbulence, flow control of zero-mass jet and plasma, aerodynamic configuration, lift augmentation and drag reduction of aircraft, etc. He has led over 30 national, ministry-level or civil aviation projects.
He has published more than 150 papers in authoritative academic journals like Progress in Aerospace Sciences, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, AIAA Journal, Experiments in Fluids and Journal of Turbulence. He has won six provincial or ministry-level prizes and obtained more than ten patents. He also holds editorial positions in Journal of Aircraft, Experiments in Fluids, Chinese Journal of Aeronautics, Journal of Experiments in Fluid Mechanics, etc.