Yao Xiuping, male, ethnic Han Chinese, was born in February 1962, with his ancestral hometown in Yuzhou, Henan Province. Doctor of engineering, professor, winner of Baosteel Excellent Teacher Award, special allowance expert of the State Council, member of the Standing Committee of Shanghai Municipal Committee of China Democratic League.
He used to serve as deputy director of Impeller Machinery Research Institute Xi’an Jiao Tong University, associate professor; head of Power Engineering Department of Shanghai University of Electric Power; vice president of Shanghai University of Electric Power. Since August 2015, he has served as vice president of Shanghai University of Engineering Science.
He has participated in or presided over more than 30 national science and technology projects from National 863 Projects, National Natural Science Foundation of China, Shanghai Science and Technology Commission, Shanghai Aurora Project and other enterprises and institutions. He has published more than 60 papers, obtained more than 10 scientific research results, and participated in and won 8 awards for scientific and technological progress at the provincial and ministerial level. At the same time, he has obtained 2 invention patents and 8 practical novel patents. Furthermore, he has published one key textbook at provincial and ministerial level, one textbook at national planning level, and won the second prize of Shanghai Excellent Textbook.