Prof. Xueqiang Cao
Wuhan University of Technology, China

Invited talk
New structures for thermal barrier coatings
Xueqiang Cao, got the first PhD on Inorganic Chemistry in Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry (Chinese Academy of Sciences) in 1994 and the second PhD on Engineering in Ruhr Univ.-Bochum of Germany in 2004. He is a chair professor in Wuhan University of Technology. Since 1998, he studies new thermal barrier coating (TBC) materials with rare earths, 2 books on TBC materials have been published by Science Press of China, 5 papers are among the most highly cited papers about TBCs.

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