|Died||January 4, 2020 (aged 77)|
|Resting place||Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetery|
|Alma mater||Tsinghua University|
University of Science and Technology of China
Early life and educationEdit
Jiang was born in Hengyang, Hunan, Republic of China (1912-1949), on July 4, 1942, while his ancestral home was in Changsha. He attended Changsha No.1 High School. He received his bachelor's degree from Tsinghua University in 1968 and his master's degree from University of Science and Technology of China in 1981, respectively.
After university, he worked at Qingdao Steam Turbine Factory between March 1968 and September 1978. In July 1981 he joined the Institute of Engineer Thermophysics, Chinese Academy of Engineering as a researcher, and served until November 2004. From 1987 to 1989 he was a visiting scholar at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He joined the Communist Party of China in December 1992. In November 2004 he became a professor and doctoral supervisor at Tsinghua University.
On January 4, 2020, he died of illness in Beijing.
Honours and awardsEdit
- 1999 Member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE)