Yao Xiuping



Yao Xiuping (Han nationality) was born in Feburary 1962 and his native place is Yuzhou, Henan Province. He is a full professor, a holder of Phd. of engineering and winner of the title of Bao Steel Excellent Teacher. He is the State Council Special Allowance expert and is the member of Shanghai Standing Committee of China Democratic League. He has ever been the vice professor of Xi’an Jiaotong University, the deputy director of Turbomachinery Research Center, the Dean of the Department of Power Engineering in Shanghai University of Electric Power, and later became the vice president of the university.


He has successivly leaded or participated in more than 30 projects including National and Technological Brainstorm Project, National "863 Plan" project, Chinese Nature Science Foundation Project, Shanghai Municipal Science and Technology project, Shanghai "Dawn Plan" project and projects funded by enterprises. He has over 60 papers published and achieved more than 10 scientific research prizes and five scientific progress prizes at the provincial level. He also owns two patents and eight utility patents. He has one key textbook published at the provincial level and one textbook at the national level. Because of that, he won the second prize of Excellent Textbooks in Shanghai. He becomes the vice president of SUES in August 2015.