Xianqiao Wang is an Assistant Professor of College of Engineering and the director of the Computational Nano/Bio-Mechanics Laboratory in the University of Georgia (UGA) since 2012. He held an Assistant Research Professor position in the George Washington University (GWU) between 2011 and 2012. He received his Ph.D. degree in solid mechanics and materials science from the GWU in 2011. He had his M.S. and B.S. in Engineering Mechanics from Hunan University (China) in 2007 and 2004, respectively. He has published over 90 peer-reviewed papers in top international journals such as ACS Nano, Advanced Sciences, Nanoscale, Carbon, Brain Structure and Functions, Cerebral Cortex, etc. He was the recipient of 2017 International Conferences on Computational Methods (ICCM) Young Investigator Award and the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad in 2010. Currently his work are funded by several NSF grants, and his research interests focus on the computational nanomaterials, biomechanics, cell mechanics, bio-inorganic interfaces, brain structure and functions.