Prof. Dr. Xuen-Feng YuanDirector, National Supercomputer Center in Guangzhou
Xue-Feng Yuan CPhys FInstP FRSC is Director of the National Supercomputer Centre in Guangzhou, professor of Sun Yat-sen University and visiting professor at the National University of Defence Technology, China. He has nearly 30 years research experience in experimental, theoretical and large-scale computational rheology of soft condensed matter/complex fluids, recently its applications in biology and medicine. As a well-known interdisciplinary rheologist, he was elected and served as a council member of the British Society of Rheology (BSR), and the Honorary Editor for BSR Bulletin from April 2006 to April 2012. He acts as an external PhD thesis examiner for the University of Cambridge, Warwick University, University of Sheffield and Swansea University.