Professor Hua-Xin PENG

Professor of Aerospace Materials
Institute for Composite Science Innovation (InCSI)
School of Materials Science and Engineering
Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, 310027, PR China.

Visiting Professor
Aerospace Engineering
University of Bristol
Bristol, BS8 1TR, U.K.

Professor Hua-Xin Peng







  • Ph.D in Composite Materials, School of Mat. Sci. Eng., Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), P. R. China. (4/1993-7/1996)

  • M.Sc in Materials Science, School of Mat. Sci. Eng., Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), P. R. China. (9/1990-3/1993)

  • B.Eng in Physical Metallurgy, School of Mat. Sci. Eng., Zhejiang University (WUN member), P. R. China. (9/1986-7/1990)
Research Keywords
  • Aerospace materials and composites
  • Ferromagnetic microwire composites
  • Nanocomposite coatings
  • Metal-ceramic composites
  • Microstructural design
Selected Publications
  • F.X. Qin and H.X. Peng, Ferromagnetic Microwires Enabled Multifunctional Composite Materials.
    Progress in Materials Science, 58 (2013) pp.183-259 (77 pages). PDF

  • M.H. Phan and H.X. Peng, Giant Magnetoimpedance Materials: Fundamentals and Applications
    Progress in Materials Science, 53(2008) pp. 323-420 (98 pages). PDF

  • F.X. Qin, N.S. Bingham, H. Wang, H.X. Peng, J. F. Sun, V. Franco,S.C.Yu, H. Srikanth, and M. H. Phan .
    Mechanical and magnetocaloric properties of Gd-based amorphous microwires fabricated by melt-extraction
    Acta Materialia, 61(2013) pp.1284-1293 PDF.

  • H. Wang, F.X. Qin, D. Xing, F. Cao, X.D. Wang, H.X. Peng, J. Sun.
    Relating residual stress and microstructure to mechanical and GMI properties in cold-drawn Co-based amorphous microwires
    Acta Materialia, 60 (2012) pp.5425–5436. PDF.

  • H.X. Peng, Dunne, FPE, Grant, PS & Cantor, B
    Dynamic densification of metal matrix-coated fibre composites: modelling and processing
    Acta Materialia, 53(2005) pp.617-628. PDF.

  • F.X. Qin, H.X. Peng, C. Prunier and C. Brosseau. Mechanical-electromagnetic coupling of microwire polymer composites at microwave frequencies.
    Applied Physics Letters, 97 (2010) pp.153502-1-4. doi:10.1063/1.3502488 PDF.

  • F.X. Qin, C. Brosseau & H.X. Peng. 'In situ microwave characterization of microwire composites under mechanical stress',
    Applied Physics Letters, 99(2011) pp. 252902-1-252902-4. 10.1063/1.3668109 PDF

  • F.X. Qin, C. Brosseau, H.X. Peng & Wang, H. Sun, J. 'In situ microwave characterization of microwire composites with external magnetic field',
    Applied Physics Letters, 100 (2012) pp. 192903-1-192903-4. 10.1063/1.4712126 PDF

  • N. S. Bingham, H. Wang, F.X. Qin, H.X. Peng, J. F. Sun, V. Franco,H. Srikanth, and M. H. Phan. 'Excellent magnetocaloric properties of melt-extracted Gd-based amorphous microwires',
    Applied Physics Letters, 100 (2012) pp.046101-1-4. PDF

  • M.H. Phan,H-X. Peng, M.R. Wisnom,Seong-Cho Yu, Cheol Gi Kim & M. Vazquez, 'Neutron irradiation effect on permeability and magnetoimpedance of amorphous and nanocrystalline magnetic materials',
    Physical Review, B, 71 (13)2005, pp. 134423-1-134423-5, PDF

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