Canadian Academy of Engineering recognises IIP Professor
On 21 June 2019, Professor Lihui Wang was inducted a new fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering at its 2019 Annual General Meeting and Induction Ceremony held in Québec City, Canada. An important award for the Chinese-Canadian Professor belonging to KTH.
Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) comprises many of the Canada's most accomplished engineers, who have expressed their dedication to the application of science and engineering principles in the interests of Canada and its enterprises. In June this year, they welcomed the new member Lihui Wang.
Being a Chinese-Canadian and a Chair Professor of KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden, Professor Wang is active on world stage as an internationally renowned scholar in manufacturing research and education. With rich multi-national experience in Canada, China, Japan and now in Sweden, he has been promoting KTH and manufacturing engineering worldwide.
He has been recognised with honours and awards, including election as a Fellow of CIRP, SME, ASME, and as the Chairman of Swedish Production Academy. Professor Wang is also the Editor-in-Chief of three international journals (International Journal of Manufacturing Research, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, and Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing).