Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2013 - Present.
The Outstanding Fluid-Structure-Interaction Technical Paper award at the 2012 ASME PVP Conference held in Toronto.
The Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award, 2012-2013.
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Invitation Fellowship for Short-Term Research in Japan, 2012.
Editorial board member of Computers and Fluids, an international journal.
Engineering Research Associate, Center for Turbulence Research at Stanford University, 2009-2010, DOE PSAAP.
A Postdoctoral Fellowship at Aeronautics and Astronautics at Stanford University, 2007-2009, Funded by NSF.
"Overseas Research Student" (ORS) Awards 2002-2004, Awarded by Universities UK.
UK EPSRC PhD Studentship; 2001-2004.
Xi'an Jiaotong University Scholarships, 1996-1997, 1997-1998, and 1999-2000.
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) from April 2000.
Honors and Awards received by Students
2nd place award of undergrad category to Todd Dillon in the AIAA Region I Young Professional, Student, and Education Conference 2013.
SEAS Undergraduate Fellowship to Todd Dillon.
NCAR Newkirk Fellowship to Mr. Junfeng Wang.
GWU Presidential Merit Fellowship to Mr. Christopher Cox.
AFOSR fellowship awarded to Mr. Junfeng Wang for attending 1st high-order CFD method workshop in Jan. 2012.
Attention on our research
Article in the most cited list: Liang, Kannan, and Wang (2009) .
Article in the most cited list: Liang and Papadakis (2007) .
CAF Article in the most downloaded list: Chen, Liang, and Lee 2012 (no. 19) .
CAF Article in the most downloaded list: Computers and Fluids (no. 22) .
PoF Article in the hottest list: Physics of Fluids (no. 10)
JFS Article in the hottest list: Journal of Fluid and Structures (no. 8)