Source： | Date：2020-08-14
Prof. Zhang Jun, a senior expert in air traffic engineering, and President of the Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT), has also served as Secretary of the Party Committee of BIT. Engaging in civil aviation route network operation monitoring, satellite-based route operation monitoring and other aspects of technology including system research and talents training, Prof. Zhang has done several groundbreaking works in monitoring the air route network operation of civil aviation and surveillance of satellite-based air route operation. He also pioneered the development of China’ s first new-generation air traffic service platform and first satellite-based air route operation surveillance equipment. He has won two first prizes of National Technological Invention, and a first prize of National Scientific and Technological Progress. He has published more than 100 papers in top-level journals and two books. Prof. Zhang has set up the National key Laboratory of CNS/ATM and National Engineering Laboratory of Application Technology of Integrated Transportation Big Data. He has made outstanding contributions to the development of China's Air traffic industry and was elected to the Chinese Academy of Engineering in 2013.