Xuejun Fan, Ph.D.

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Dr. Xuejun Fan
Regents' Professor of Texas State University System
Mary Ann and Lawrence E. Faust Endowed Professor
University Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Phone: (409) 880-7792
Fax: (409) 880-8121
Office: Cherry Bldg., Room 2623
E-mail: xuejun.fan@lamar.edu
Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D. (Solid Mechanics), Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
  • M.S. (Applied Mechanics), Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
  • B.S. (Applied Mechanics), Tianjin University, Tianjin, China

Awards and Honors

  • Regents’ Professor Award, Texas State University System, 2019.
  • Mary Ann and Lawrence E. Faust Endowed Professor, Lamar University, 2019.
  • IEEE Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019.
  • University Professor Award, Lamar University, 2018.
  • Distinguished Faculty Research Fellow, Lamar University, 2018-2021.
  • Outstanding Sustained Technical Contribution Award, IEEE Electronic Packaging Society, 2017.
  • Larry Lawson Research Fellow, Lamar University, 2017-2020.
  • University Scholar, Lamar University, 2017.
  • Faculty Mentor Award, Lamar University, 2015.
  • Presidential Faculty Fellow, Lamar University, 2015-2016.
  • Exceptional Technical Achievement Award, IEEE Electronic Packaging 2011.
  • IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Electronic Packaging Society, 2008.
  • Young Scientist Award, Shanxi Province, China. 1995.
  • Young Faculty Award, Fok Ying-Tung Education Foundation, Hong Kong. 1994.
  • Young Scientist Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Japan. 1993.
  • One of 30 Nominees in nation for the Title ‘Ten Outstanding Youth of China’, China. 1991.
  • Full Professorship, early promotion, Taiyuan University of Technology, 1991.