Prof. Dr. GUAN Qiao
Prof. Dr. GUAN Qiao, is majoring in aeronautical manufacturing engineering/welding technologies. He is a Research Professor at the Beijing Aeronautical Manufacturing Technology Research Institute (BAMTRI), Member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering.
Prof. GUAN has been researching on advanced welding technologies and welded structures mainly for the aerospace industry for many years. He carried out a series of pioneering work on fundamentals of welding mechanics and the development and application of non-conventional welding technologies and equipments for aerospace manufacturing in China.
He invented the Low Stress No Distortion (LSND) welding method for thin panel and shell structures and solved bucking distortion problems in welding manufacturing of aerospace vehicles.
By his initiative, the“National Key Laboratory of Science and Technology on Power Beam Processes” and the“Key Laboratory for Aviation Joining Technologies”as well as “China Center for Friction Stir Welding” have been established at BAMTRI.