Kevin Sun

Associate Professor Supervisor of Doctorate Candidates:   Supervisor of Master's Candidates:

Academic Titles:N/A


Date of Birth:1980-04-01

Alma Mater:Beihang University

School/Department:School of Aeronautic Science and Engineering

Discipline:Aeronautical and Astronautical Science and Technology

Business Address:Room 201, southern scientific research building 1

Contact Information:15810532766


Honors and Titles:

2017   北航第五批“青年拔尖人才支持计划”入选者

2017   国防技术发明三等奖第一完成人

2012   军队科技进步三等奖第一完成人

2015   校级教学成果一等奖第三完成人

Education Background:

2003.9 -- 2009.6

北京航空航天大学       飞行器设计       博士研究生毕业       Doctor's Degree       硕士期间师从黄俊教授,研一结束后,申请硕博连读,师从武哲教授,主要研究方向为飞行器总体方案评估体系及方法研究、新能源系统设计与应用研究,2007年获得“何庆芝”奖学金。

1999.9 -- 2003.6

华北工学院(现中北大学)       模具设计与制造       大学本科毕业       学士学位       大学期间成绩优异,多次获得一等奖学金,曾任99050B1班团支书/材料成型及控制工程系学生办公室主任,2003年获“校级优秀毕业生”称号。

Social Affiliations

2018.9 -- 2019.5

Deputy director of "the first 'joint cup' advanced aircraft design Competition" Organizing Committee

2017.7 -- Now


2019.10 -- Now


2018.3 -- Now

IEEE member

Research Focus

Integrated Design and Analysis of  Solar Energy Air Vehicle

Design and Application of New Energy System for Aircraft

Research on Evaluation System and Method of Aircraft Design Scheme

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  • Work Experience

    2017.12 -- 2018.12

    Cranfield University      访问学者      一线骨干教师出国研修计划支持项目

    2009.12 -- Now

    北京航空航天大学      航空科学与工程学院飞机系      青年骨干教师      飞行器设计专业骨干教师、航空宇航科学与技术国家实验室两大先进飞行器系统创新团队技术骨干


    Kangwen Sun received his B.Eng. Degree in Material forming and Control Engineering from North China Institute of Technology, Taiyuan, China, in 2003, and PH.D. Degree in Aircraft Design from Beihang University (BUAA), Beijing, China, in 2009. He was an academic visitor at the School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing, Cranfield University from December 2017 to December 2018. He is currently an associate professor at the School of Aeronautic Science and Engineering, Beihang University. His main research areas are: the overall design and performance evaluation of solar air vehicle, the optimal configuration of solar energy system and self-management technology. He applied for 26 national invention patents (15 of which had authorized, 5 of which have been transformed). And he also has published more than 30 papers (including 12 SCI papers, 15 EI papers, one excellent paper of 2016 China Aerospace Vehicle Congress).
    At present, he is one of the keynote teachers of the national top quality curriculum "Aircraft Design" and the teacher of the "Aircraft Airworthiness Foundation". He has instructed students to achieve many achievements in the solar-powered aircraft technology competition. He has been selected as the 21st and 24th "Feng Ru bei" Outstanding Instructor, the First Prize Instructor of the 7th and 9th "National Energy Conservation and Emission Reduction Competition" respectively, the First Prize Instructor of "the 3rd China Graduate Future Aircraft Innovation Competition", and the third "China Aviation Industry Cup" International Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Innovation Competition Creative Awards Instructor.