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Xiangyu Wang, PhD, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Prof. Wang has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the civil engineering industry

Since 2011, Prof. Xiangyu Wang has been a professor at Curtin University

    PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA, August 15, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Xiangyu Wang, PhD with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Prof. Wang celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Prof. Wang is a civil engineer and an educator with more than 20 years of distinction and accomplishment in his field. He attended Tongji University, Shanghai, graduating in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science. Prof. Wang completed his Master of Science at the University of Washington in 2002, before attending Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, earning his doctorate from the Lyles School of Civil Engineering at Purdue in 2005.

Since 2011, Prof. Wang has been a professor at Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia. From 2012 to 2018, he excelled as the aforementioned institution's Curtin-Woodside Chair for Oil, Gas & LNG Construction and Project Management. He has acted as the director of the Australasian Research Centre for Building Information at Curtin University since 2012, growing a team of nearly 50 research staff, securing over $30 million in research funding, and overseeing the publication of more than 600 scholarly articles. Prof. Wang subsequently found success on the Australian Research Council's College of Experts from 2016 to 2018. He was also elected into European Union Academy of Sciences as a Fellow in 2018.

Prof. Wang is on the board of directors of the International Society of Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, and the International Association of Automation and Robotics in Construction, highly regarded societies in the field of automation in construction. Prof. Wang's work in oil and gas, mining, and public infrastructure has been cited more than 7000 times in publications, and he has been invited to deliver more than 125 keynotes, public talks, and conference presentations on his work. Since 2012, Prof. Wang has served as the editor-in-chief of the Springer-NATURE Journal of Visualization in Engineering which is ranked as Q1 (tier 1) journal in SJR.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Xiangyu Wang, PhD, has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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