Zhang Hanxin (1 January 1936 – 1 October 2021) was a Chinese scientist specializing in fluid mechanics, and an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He was chairman of Chinese Aerodynamics Research Society.
|Died||1 October 2021 (aged 85)|
Beijing, People's Republic of China
|Alma mater||Tsinghua University|
|Institutions||Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences|
|Academic advisors||Guo Yonghuai|
Zhang was born in Pei County, Jiangsu, on 1 January 1936, during the Republic of China. He secondary studied at Xuzhou No. 2 High School. In 1954, he enrolled at Tsinghua University, majoring in the Department of Hydraulic Engineering. In 1963, he did his postgraduate work at the Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences under the supervision of Guo Yonghuai. At the same time, he taught at Tsinghua University. In 1972, he was despatched to the China Aerodynamics Research and Development Center as a researcher.
Honours and awardsEdit
- 1991 Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences