Experience
1993.07-1995.09, Ma'anshan Iron & Steel Co., Assistant Engieer.
2001.11-2003.05, Institute of Metal Research, CAS, Post-doctoral Research Fellow.
2003.09-2005.09, Fritz-Haber Institute, Berlin, Post-doctoral Research Fellow and then Humboldt Research Fellow.
2006.09-2007.08, Royal Institute of Technology, Applied Materials Physics Group, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Visiting Research Fellow.
2003.07-2009.09, Associate Professor, Institute of Metal Research, CAS.
2009.10 to now, Professor, Institute of Metal Research, CAS.

Academic Honors and Distinctions

List of Publications
  1. Magnetoelastic effects in Ni2Mn1+xGa1-x alloys from first-principles calculations, Qing-Miao Hu, Chun-Mei Li, Svetlana E. Kulkova, Rui Yang, Borje Johansson, and Levente Vitos, Phys. Rev. B 2010, 81(064108).
  2. Site-occupancy, magnetic moments, and elastic constants of off-stoichiometric Ni2MnGa from first-principles calculations, Qing-Miao Hu, Chun-Mei Li, Rui Yang, Svetlana E. Kulkova, Dmitry I. Bazhanov, Borje Johansson, and Levente Vitos, Phys. Rev. B 2009; 79(144112).
  3. First-principles investigations of point defect behavior and elastic properties of TiNi based alloys, Jian-Min Lu, Qing-Miao Hu, and Rui Yang, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 2009; 1128 (U09-03).
  4. Rare earth elements in alpha-Ti: A first-principles investigation, Song Lu, Qing-Miao Hu, Rui Yang, Borje Johansson, and Levente Vitos, Comput. Mater. Sci 2009; 46(1187).
  5. A comparative study of elastic constants of NiTi and NiAl alloys from first-principles calculations, Jian-Min Lu, Qing-Miao Hu, Rui Yang, J. Mater. Sci. Technol. 2009; 25(215).
  6. Phase stability and elastic modulus of Ti alloys containing Nb, Zr, and/or Sn from first principles calculations, Q.M. Hu, S.J. Li, Y.L. Hao, R. Yang, B. Johansson, L. Vitos, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2008; 93 (121902).
  7. Composition-dependent elastic properties and electronic structures of off-stoichiometric TiNi from first-principles calculations, Jian-Min Lu, Qing-Miao Hu, Rui Yang, Acta Mater. 2008; 56 (4913).
  8. Elastic stability of beta-Ti under pressure calculated using first-principles plane-wave pseudopotential method, Qing-Miao Hu, Song Lu, Rui Yang, Phys. Rev. B 2008; 78: 052102.
  9. Hardness and elastic properties of covalent/ionic solid solutions for first-principles theory, Q.M. Hu, K. Kadas, S. Hogmark, R. Yang, B. Johansson, L. Vitos, J. Appl. Phys. 2008; 103: 083505.
  10. Alloying effects of Zr on the properties of TiNi from first-principles calculations, Q.M. Hu, R. Yang, J.M. Lu, L. Wang, B. Johansson, and L. Vitos, Phys. Rev. B, 2007; 76: 224201.
  11. Predicting hardness of covalent/ionic solid solutions from first-principles theory,  Q.M. Hu, K. Kadas, S. Hogmark, R. Yang, B. Johansson, L. Vitos, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2007; 91: 121918.
  12. Interaction between hydrogen and alloying atom in palladium, Y.J. Li, S.E. Kulkova, Q.M. Hu, D.I. Bazhanov, D.S. Xu, Y.L. Hao, and R. Yang, Phys. Rev. B 2007; 76: 064110.
  13. Point defects and their interaction in TiNi from frist-principles calculations, J.M. Lu, Q.M. Hu, L. Wang, Y.J. Li, D.S. Xu and R. Yang, Phys. Rev. B 2007; 75: 094108.
  14. Towards an exact treatment of exchange and correlation in materials: Application to the "CO adsorption puzzle" and other systems, Qing Miao Hu, Karsten Reuter, and Matthias Scheffler, Phys. Rev. Lett. 2007; 98: 176103. Highlighted by Science 2007; 316: 662.
  15. Mechanical properties of structure materials from first-principles,  Qing Miao Hu and Rui Yang, Curr. Opin. in Solid State Mater. Sci.  2006; 10: 19.
  16. Point defects and mechanical behavior of titanium alloys and intermetallic compounds, D.X. Xu, Q.M. Hu, J.M. Lu, Y. L. Hao, R. Yang, S.E. Kulkova, D.I. Bazhanov, J. Phys. 2006; 29: 220.
  17. Super-elastic titanium alloy with unstable plastic deformation,  Y.L. Hao, S.J. Li, S.Y. Sun, C.Y. Zheng, Q.M. Hu, R. Yang, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2005; 87: 091906.
  18. Study of hydrogen absorption in palladium alloys, S.E. Kulkova, S.V. Eremeev, S.S. Kulkov, D.I. Bazhanov, Q.M. Hu, D.S. Xu, Y.L. Hao, Phys. Mesomechanics 2005; 8: 25.
  19. Concentrated point defects in and order-disorder transition temperature of intermetallic compounds,  Q.M. Hu, R. Yang, Y.L. Hao, D.S. Xu, D. Li, Phys. Rev. Lett. 2004; 92: 185505.
  20. Bonding characteristics of micro-alloyed B2 NiAl in relation to site occupancies and phase stability,  Y.L. Hao, R. Yang, Q.M. Hu, D. Li, Y. Song, and M. Niinomi, Acta Mater. 2003; 51: 5545.
  21. Geometric and electronic structure of Ti2AlX(X=V, Nb, Ta),  Q. M. Hu, R. Yang, D. S. Xu, Y. L. Hao, D. Li, and W. T. Wu, Phys. Rev. B 2003; 68: 054102.
  22. Energetics and electronic structure of a grain boundary and surface of B and/or H doped Ni3Al,  Q. M. Hu, R. Yang, D. S. Xu, D. Li, and W. T. Wu, Phys. Rev B 2003; 67: 224203.
  23. First-principles investigations of ordering in ?-Ti solid solutions,  Q. M. Hu, D. S. Xu, R. Yang, D. Li, W. T. Wu, Philos. Mag. 2003; 83: 217.
  24. First-principles investigations of solute-H interaction in alpha-Ti solid solutions,  Q. M. Hu, D. S. Xu, R. Yang, D. Li, W. T. Wu, Phys. Rev. B 2002; 66: 064201.
  25. First-principles investigations of solute-vacancy interaction energy and its effect on the creep properties of ?-titanium,  Q. M. Hu, D. S. Xu, D. Li, Philos. Mag. A 2001; 81: 2809.
  26. First-principles calculations of vacancy formation energy and solute-vacancy interaction energy in alpha-Ti,  Q. M. Hu, D. S. Xu, D. Li., Inter. J. Mater. Product Technol. 2001; SPM I: 781-786.




Group Leader
Dr Qingmiao HU
Tel: 024 2397 1813
Fax: 024 2389 1320
E-mail: qmhu@imr.ac.cn

• PhD, Institute of Metal Research, CAS, China (2001)
• MSc, Northeastern University, China (1998)
• BSc, Northeastern University, China (1993)


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