Assoc Prof Dr. Shiwei Liu - Quantitative NDT data analysis - Young Scientist Award 

Huazhong Agricultural University - China

Author Profile

Early Academic Pursuits

Assoc Prof Dr. Shiwei Liu embarked on his academic journey at Hubei University of Technology, where he studied Mechanical Design Manufacturing and Automation, earning a Bachelor of Engineering degree from 2010 to 2014. His dedication to academia was evident through multiple full scholarships received each year from 2011 to 2014. Shiwei's commitment to excellence continued at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), where he pursued a Master’s degree and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering through a successive postgraduate and doctoral program from 2014 to 2019. Here, his focus sharpened, particularly on measurement technology and instrumentation, culminating in his doctoral research.

Professional Endeavors

After completing his Ph.D., Shiwei Liu took on roles that allowed him to deepen his research and expertise. He served as a Postdoctor and Assistant Research Fellow at HUST from June 2019 until March 2022. In April 2022, he transitioned to Huazhong Agricultural University as an Associate Professor and doctoral supervisor. His professional title also includes Deputy Director of the Intelligent Nondestructive Testing and Digital Equipment Group within the College of Engineering. This role allows him to not only educate the next generation of engineers but also lead in cutting-edge research.

Contributions and Research Focus On Quantitative NDT data analysis

Assoc Prof Dr. Shiwei Liu's research contributions are primarily in the field of Nondestructive Testing (NDT) and Structural Health Monitoring (SHM). His work involves developing and refining electromagnetic, ultrasound, and magnetic testing methods. Particularly notable is his emphasis on intelligent detection systems, advanced sensor development, smart sensing, signal processing, and the application of artificial intelligence algorithms in testing and diagnostics. His research has significantly advanced the understanding and capabilities of nondestructive testing mechanisms and methods, particularly in complex environments such as those encountered in his numerous funded projects.

Accolades and Recognition

Assoc Prof Dr. Shiwei Liu’s achievements in his field have not gone unnoticed. He has been the recipient of several awards, including the prestigious "Best Researcher Award" in 2024 from the International Research Awards on High Energy Physics and Computational Science. Additionally, his contributions to the field have earned him the "Best Paper Award" at ICMSD2023, and recognition from the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation with the 2nd-class Science and Technology Progress Award in 2021. These awards underline his innovative contributions to engineering and technology.

Impact and Influence

The influence of Shiwei Liu’s work extends beyond academia into practical applications. With over 40 published research papers and book chapters, and more than 10 patents related to nondestructive testing and monitoring technologies, his contributions have set new standards in the field. His patented inventions and the development of NDT/SHM instruments and equipment underpin significant advancements in industrial applications, enhancing safety, efficiency, and reliability in critical sectors such as maritime, construction, and agriculture.

Legacy and Future Contributions

Assoc Prof Dr. Shiwei Liu is poised to continue impacting the engineering field significantly. As an editorial board member of prestigious journals and a project leader of several national projects, his ongoing research and future projects will likely provide innovative solutions to contemporary challenges in mechanical engineering and NDT. His role in education at Huazhong Agricultural University further ensures that his knowledge and passion will inspire and shape future engineers. Shiwei's legacy, characterized by a blend of academic excellence, innovative research, and impactful contributions, sets a high standard for future contributions in the realms of engineering and technology.


A total of  356 citations for his publications, demonstrating the impact and recognition of her research within the academic community.



Shiwei Liu – Quantitative NDT data analysis – Young Scientist Award 

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