Prof. Jingfeng Li
Tsinghua University, China

Plenary lecture
Niobate-based lead-free piezoelectric ceramics

Prof. Jing-Feng Li is a ¡°Changjiang scholar¡± distinguished professor and a vice dean of School of Materials Scienceand Engineering,Tsinghua University, and also serves as deputy director of Tsinghua University-Toyota research center. He graduated from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Wuhan, China) in 1984and obtained his PhD from Tohoku University (Sendai, Japan) in 1991. After working in Tohoku University as assistant professor from 1992 to 1997 and then associate professor until 2002, he joined Tsinghua University as a full professor in 2002.

His current research is focused on lead-free piezoelectric ceramics, piezoelectric films for MEMS applications, thermoelectric materials and microdevices, microfabrication technology. He has published >350 SCI-indexed papers (cited >7800, H index 49) and co-authored 2 books,5 book chapters, holds 25 patents. He received several awards including Young Researcher Award from the Japan Institute of Metals, Harada Award from Japan Harada foundation, Outstanding Young Scientist Grant from National Natural Science Foundation of China, Journal of the American Ceramic Society Loyalty Award.

Prof. Li serves as Editor-in-Chief for Journal of Materiomics, vice Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Chinese Ceramic Society (Chinese version) and Subject Editor for Journal of Materials Processing Technology (2008-2013), also editorial committee membersfor several international journals including Journal of Asian Ceramic Societies, NPG Asia Materials and Journal of Advanced Ceramics.

Some young Chinese Scholars are also invited to CICC-10 (see list)