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SJTU Alumni Hu Zhenjiang Elected as Member of Academia Europaea

July 04, 2019      Author: Lin Jiawei

Recently, the Academia Europaea released the 2019 list of newly-elected members. SJTU alumni Hu Zhenjiang, graduated in 1991, was chosen as an international member of the Academia Europaea


The Academia Europaea is one of the most extensive, academically-renowned and influential scientific organizations in the world. Its members are mainly selected among the academicians of European countries, and its membership is seen as a prominent honor to any scholar worldwide.

Hu Zhenjiang graduated from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 1988, obtained his master’s degree from SJTU in 1991, and received his Ph.D. degree in Information Engineering from the University of Tokyo, Japan in 1996. He has long been engaged in the research of programming languages and software science and engineering and has done much pioneering work. He was chosen as a pioneering scientist of the 21st century by the Japan Science and Technology Agency. In recent years, Hu Zhenjiang has published many papers in top international conferences on programming languages such as POPL, PLDI and ICFP and conferences on software engineering such as ICSE and FSE.


Translated by Chen Qianqian Reviewed by Wang Bingyu