Academic Areas: Digital Design Theory and Technology, including Product Modeling, Design Optimization, Collaborative Development, Digital design software techniques for CAD / CAE / CAPP / PLM，etc.
Professor Wang Qifu is an expert in CAD software areas. He is the vice-director of National Engineering Research Center of CAD Supporting Software(Wuhan) and a doctoral supervisor of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. He is also a member of the 5th Applied Graphics Committee of China Graphics Society and a executive vice president of the 10th Hubei Provincial Engineering Graphics Society.
He has spent many years on the research of the theory, method and technology of the digital design associated with CAD / CAE / CAPP / PLM, etc. In recent years, he has presided over and completed a series of research programs including National Natural Science Foundation, the National 863 Program, the National Science and Technology Support Program and some programs in Hubei Province.
1979.9-1983.6 Department of Mechanical Engineering，Huazhong Institute of Technology Bachelor
1987.9-1990.5 Department of Mechanical Engineering，Huazhong University of Science and Technology Master
1990.9-1993.6 Department of Mechanical Engineering，Huazhong University of Science and Technology Doctor
1983.7-1987.8 Yangtze University (formerly Jianghan Petroleum Institute) Department of Mechanical Engineering (Lecturer)
1993.8-1995.7 Department of Electrical Engineering , Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Postdoctoral Research Fellow)
1995.8-1998.9 CAD / CAM Center of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Visiting Scholar)
1996-2006 School of Mechanical Science & Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology （Lecturer, Associate Professor）
2006- School of Mechanical Science & Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology （Full Professor）
1)Wang Yingjun, Wang Qifu*, Wang Gang, Huang Yunbao, Wang Shuting，An adaptive dual-information FMBEM for 3D elasticity and its GPU implementation，Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements，Vol. 37，No.2，pp 236–249，2013。
2)Wei Yixiong，Wang Qifu*，Wang Yingjun, Huang Yunbao，Optimizations for Elastodynamic Simulation Analysis with FMM-DRBEM and CUDA，CMES-Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences,Vol. 86，No. 3, PP241-273，2012。
3)Zhaohui Xia, Wang Qifu*, Yunhua Liu, Yingjun Wang，M2L optimization in FMBEM and its GPU Implementation，Boundary Elements and other mesh reduction methods XXXVI,pp307-320,2014。（MIT press）
Awards and Honors
Prof. Wang Qifu was awarded several Prizes for Scientific and Technological Progress, including: 1) One Second Class Prizes of The State Scientific and Technological Progress Award，2) One First Class Prizes for Scientific and Technological Progress Award of Anhui Province, 3) One Second Class Prizes for Scientific and Technological Progress Award of Hubei Province, 4)One Second Class Prizes for Scientific and Technological Progress Award of Auto Industry, etc.
Undergraduate: "Mechanical Design", "Course design of Mechanical Design", "Computer Graphics and CAD Technology and Applications"
Graduate: "Computer Graphics", "Computer-Aided Design Technology"
Three-dimensional product modeling, performance analysis converged unified synchronous design methods and techniques，NSFC general program