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LIU Xuefeng

Assistant Dean and Director of Department of Materials Processing and Control Engineering

Professor at Department of Materials Processing and Control Engineering


Main Building, Room 207

Available to act as adviser to international graduate student: Yes


Professor Xue-Feng Liu is an assistant dean of the School of Materials Science and Engineering, and the director of the Materials Processing and Control Engineering Department. He is in charge of or participates in more than 60 vertical and crosswise projects, including the National Basic Research Program of China (973 Program), the State High-Tech Development Plan (863 Program), Key Projects in the National Science & Technology Pillar Program, Major Program of National Natural Science Foundation of China, and so on. Fifteen of his patents have been transferred to enterprises. Several high performance materials that his group developed have been used in key projects of national economy and national defense industries, including “Chang'e Project”, “Beidou satellite”, high-speed railway, and so on. He has received several Chinese government awards for his contributions.

Research Interests

He focuses on developing new technologies of high efficient and compact processing of high performance and hard-to-deform materials. He puts forward a new academic thought of processing materials with integrated control on their microstructures, properties, shapes and sizes. Currently, his main research fields are as follows:

- ŸNew Controlled Temperature Mould Continuous Casting Technology of High Performance Non-Ferrous Materials

- ŸNew Semi- confinement Plastic Processing Technology of Hard-to-Deform Metals

- ŸNew Processing Technologies of Advanced Laminated Metal Composites

- ŸAdvanced High Efficient and Compact Processing Technologies of New Materials

- ŸNew Surface Treatment Technologies of High Value-Added Materials

- ŸIntelligent Processing Technology of Materials

- ŸDevelopment of New Nano Composite Materials

Published Research (English Only)

[1] Xuefeng Liu,Jihui Luo,Xiaochen Wang. Surface quality,microstructure and mechanical properties of Cu-Sn alloy plate prepared by two-phase zone continuous casting. Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China,2015,25(6):1901-1910

[2] Wenjing Wang,Xuefeng Liu. Influences of brush plating solutions composition and technological parameters on the quality of rolled copper foil surface coatings. Journal of Materials Research,2015,30(24):3766-3775

[3] Xiyong Wang,Xuefeng Liu,Laixin Shi,Jingkun Li,Jianxin Xie. Characteristic and formation mechanism of matt surface of double-rolled copper foil. Journal of Materials Processing Technology,2015,216:463-471

[4] Wenjing Wang,Xuefeng Liu,Jianxin Xie. Double-coating and porous treatment and evaluation of rolled copper foil surface. Surface and Coatings Technology,2014,254:284-290

[5] Xiyong Wang,Xuefeng Liu,Jianxin Xie. Mechanism of surface texture evolution in pure copper strips subjected to double rolling. Progress in Natural Science:Materials International,2014,24(1):75-82

[6] Xiyong Wang,Xuefeng Liu,Wenjiang Zou,Jianxin Xie. Copper foils with gradient structure in thickness direction and different roughnesses on two surfaces fabricated by double rolling. International Journal of Minerals,Metallurgy and Materials,2013,20(12):1170-1175

[7] Chunlei Gan,Xuefeng Liu,Haiyou Huang,Jianxin Xie. Effects of room-temperature deformation on mechanical properties,microstructure and texture of continuous columnar-grained BFe10-1-1 cupronickel alloy tubes. Materials Science and Engineering A,2013,579:202-208

[8] Chunlei Gan,Xuefeng Liu,Jianxin Xie. Room temperature tensile property and fracture behavior of CuNi10Fe1Mn alloy rods produced by OCC process. Materials Science and Technology,2013,29(3):374-377

[9] Xuefeng Liu,Jihui Luo,Xiaochen Wang,Lin Wang,Jianxin Xie. Columnar grains-covered small grains Cu-Sn alloy prepared by two-phase zone continuous casting. Progress in Natural Science:Materials International,2013,23(1):94-101

[10] Haiyou Huang,Jinping Liu,Yu Wang,Xuefeng Liu,Jianxin Xie. Tension-compression asymmetry of stress-induced transformations in martensitic Cu-12 wt.% Al alloys. Materials Letters,2012,79:51-54

[11] Zhen Wang,Xuefeng Liu,Jian-xin Xie. Effect of γ2 phase evolution on mechanical properties of continuous columnar-grained Cu-Al-Ni alloy. Materials Science and Engineering A,2012,532:536-542

[12] Yong He,Xuefeng Liu,Fang Qin,Jianxin Xie. Rectifying control of wire diameter during dieless drawing by deformation measuring method of inter-frame displacement. International Journal of Minerals,Metallurgy and Materials,2012,19(7):615-621

[13]Zhen Wang,Xuefeng Liu,Jianxin Xie. Effects of solidification parameters on microstructure and mechanical properties of continuous columnar-grained Cu-Al-Ni alloy. Progress in Natural Science:Materials International,2011,21(5):368-374

[14]Yajun Su,Xinhua Liu,Haiyou Huang,Xuefeng Liu,Jianxin Xie. Interfacial microstructure and bonding strength of copper cladding aluminum rods fabricated by horizontal core-filling continuous casting. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A,2011,42A(13):4088-4099

[15]Yong He,Xuefeng Liu,Jianxin Xie,Honggang Zhang. Processing limit maps for the stable deformation of dieless drawing. International Journal of Minerals,Metallurgy and Materials,2011,18(3):330-337