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Prof. Niu Shengjie

Niu Shengjie 
Vice President

Born in Zhongwei, Ningxia in September,1962, CPC member, PhD, professor,  doctoral supervisor, Vice President and Standing Committee member of the CPC Committee of Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology; in charge of foreign affairs, WMO Regional Training and archives (school history). He is in charge of Office of International Cooperation and Exchanges, College of International Students, WMO Regional Training Center Nanjing. Contact School: School of Economics and Management and School of Media and Art.

                                                                                                  

Educational Background:

In 1982, graduated from the Department of Atmospheric Physics, Nanjing Institute of Meteorology in the specialty of Atmospheric Physics, with a Bachelor’s Degree
In 1989, graduated from Nanjing Institute of Meteorology in the specialty of Atmospheric Physics, with a Master’s Degree
In 2004, graduated from the Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing Institute of Meteorology in the specialty of Meteorology, with a Doctoral Degree

                                                                                                  

Work Experience:

From August 1982 to October 1983, served as business secretary of Ningxia Meteorological Bureau
From November 1983 to November 1997, served as Deputy Office Director, Office Director, Deputy Head and Head of Ningxia Institute of Meteorological Sciences successively
From November 1997 to October 2002, served as Deputy Director-General and CPC member of Ningxia Meteorological Bureau
From October 2002 to May 2003, served as professor of Nanjing Institute of Meteorology
From May 2003 to November 2004, served as Director of Sino-American Cooperative Remote Sensing Center, Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology, Nanjing
From November 2004 till now, has been serving as Vice President and standing committee member of the CPC Committee of Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology 

                                                                                                  

Social Appointments:

From 1998 to 2002, served as Director of Ningxia Meteorological Society
Since 1999, has served as the standing committee member of Science and Technology Association of Ningxia Autonomous Region
Director of the 24th and 26th councils of China Meteorological Society
Member of Atmospheric Physics and Weather Modification Commission, China Meteorological Society
Member of Lab Academic Commission on Cloud/Precipitation Physics and Strong Storm, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

                                                                                                  

Honorary Titles:

In 1993, entitled as A National Excellent Young Meteorological Worker
In 1994, won the Youth Technological Entrepreneurship Award of China
In 1997, entitled as A National Excellent Scientific & Technological Worker
In 1997, entitled as A National Excellent Meteorological Worker (a Provincial/Ministerial Model Worker)
In 2003, selected into the “333 High-level Talents Training Program” of Jiangsu Province

                                                                                                  

Research Fields:

Focusing on the fields of cloud and precipitation, weather modification and atmospheric aerosol, etc., he has presided over and completed four national natural science foundation projects (Nos. 49060017, 49565010, 40175003 and 40365002) and provincial/ministerial projects respectively. Projects under research include one key National Natural Science Foundation Project, one Doctoral Scientific Fund Project of the Ministry of Education, one Social Public Welfare Project of the Ministry of Science and Technology, and one major Basic Natural Science Research Project, Jiangsu Department of Education. Moreover, he obtained two Second Prizes and three Third Prizes for Progress in Science and Technology of Jiangsu Province, was appraised as A National Excellent Scientific & Technological Worker by China Society and Technology Association and A National Excellent Meteorological Worker (a Provincial/Ministerial Model Worker) by the Ministry of Personnel and China Meteorological Administration; was selected into the “333 High-level Talented People Training Program” of Jiangsu Province; went abroad to participate in international academic conferences or pay a visit as a research scientist on invitation five times successively; paid a visit to International Centre for Theoretical Physics (in Italy) as an advanced visiting scholar for three months under the recommendation and support of National Natural Science Foundation; published more than 30 academic papers on professional authoritative periodicals and core publications; proposed and implemented the technique for tracking trans-provincial artificial precipitation operation by the cloud and precipitation system. Cloud physics research achievements scored by him have been publicized and applied to the weather modification operation, with remarkable social, economic and ecological benefits. With regard to the study of dust aerosol, he has tentatively set up the conceptual model of dust aerosol microstructure in the northwestern region.