Jizeng Wang

Name:Jizeng Wang
Date of Birth:
Institution:College of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Lanzhou University
Address:222 Tian Shui Nan Road, Lanzhou, Gansu 730000
Tel:(0931) 8915691
Fax: (0931) 8915691
2001 Ph.D. in Solid Mechanics, Lanzhou University
1996 B.S. in Solid Mechanics, Lanzhou University
May 2018-present ChangJiang Scholar Distinguished Professor, Lanzhou University
Nov. 2016-present FeiTian Scholar Distinguished Professor, Lanzhou University
July 2009-present CuiYing Scholar Distinguished Professor, Lanzhou University
July 2006- July 2009 Senior Research Associate, Engineering Division, Brown University
July 2004- June 2006 Staff Scientist, Max Planck Institute for Metals Research
May 2002-June 2004 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Metals Research
Sep 2001-Apr 2002 Postdoctoral Researcher, Chonbuk National University
Research Areas
Computational Mechanics
Molecular and Cellular Biomechanics
Micro and Nano mechanics
Polymer dynamics
Visiting Positions
Members and Activities
2010-Present Fellow, Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (CSTAM)
2018-Present Deputy head, Mechanics of soft matter, CSTAM
2015-Present Member, Micro and nano mechanics working group, CSTAM
2015-Present Member, Committee on foreign exchange and cooperation, CSTAM
2010-Present Member, Management Committee, Beijing International Center for Theoretical
and Applied Mechanics (BICTAM)
2015-Present Editorial Board Member: Chinese Journal of Solid Mechanics
2017 Changjiang Scholar Distinguished Professorship, Chinese Ministry of Education
2016 Feitian Scholar Distinguished Professorship, Gansu Provincial Department of Education
2014 Qian Ling-Xi Computational Mechanics Award for Young Scientist, CSTAM
2014 Xu Zhi-Lun Prize for Excellent Chinese Teachers in Mechanics, CSTAM
2013 Excellent Young Scientist Award, CSTAM
2009 New Century Excellent Talent Award, Chinese Ministry of Education
2009 Cui-Ying Scholar Distinguished Professorship, Lanzhou University
2005 First Class Prize in Natural Science, Chinese Ministry of Education
Main Courses
Research Grants
Refereed Publications


  1. Weibo Jie, Fuxiang Song, Xiaocheng Li, Wen Li, Rui Wang, Yanjiao Jiang, Libo Zhao, Zengjie Fan, Jizeng Wang and Bin Liu. Enhancing the proliferation of MC3T3-E1 cells on casein phosphopeptide-biofunctionalized 3D reduced-graphene oxide/polypyrrole scaffolds. RSC Advances, 2017, 7(55): 34415-34424.
  2. Cong Xu, Jizeng Wang, Xiaojing Liu, Lei Zhang, Youhe Zhou. Coiflet solution of strongly nonlinear p-Laplacian equations. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics. 2017, 38: 1031.
  3. Lei Zhang, Jizeng Wang, Xiaojing Liu, YouheZhou. A wavelet integral collocation method for nonlinear boundary value problems in physics. Computer Physics Communications. 201721591-102.
  4. Liu, Xiaojing, Jizeng Wang, and Youhe Zhou. A space–time fully decoupled wavelet Galerkin method for solving a class of nonlinear wave problems. Nonlinear Dynamics. 201790(1)599-616.
  5. Long Li, Yudie Zhang, Jizeng Wang. Effects of ligand distribution on receptor-diffusion-mediated cellular uptake of nanoparticles. Royal Society Open Science. 2017, 4(5): 170063.



  1. Runhua Li, Jizeng Wang. Stretching a Semiflexible Polymer in a Tube. Polymers, 2016, 8(9): 328.
  2. Xiaojing Liu, Jizeng Wang, Youhe Zhou. A space–time fully decoupled wavelet Galerkin method for solving two-dimensional Burgers’ equations. Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 2016, 72 (12), 2908-2919.    
  3. Baoping Zhang, Long Li, Zhiqiang Li, Yang Liu, Hong Zhang, Jizeng Wang. Carbon Ion-Irradiated Hepatoma Cells Exhibit Coupling Interplay between Apoptotic Signaling and Morphological and Mechanical Remodeling. Scientific Reports, 2016, 6: 35131.    
  4. Long Li, Wenyan Zhang, and Jizeng Wang. A viscoelastic–stochastic model of the effects of cytoskeleton remodelling on cell adhesion. Royal Society Open Science, 2016, 3(10): 160539.    
  5. Long Li, Haimin Yao, and Jizeng Wang. Dynamic strength of molecular bond clusters under displacement-and force-controlled loading conditions. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2016, 83(2): 021004.    
  6. Jianye Zhou, Nan Jiang, Shaoguo Wang, Xiaopan Hu, Kangli Jiao, Xiangyi He, Zhiqiang Li, Jizeng Wang. Exploration of Human Salivary Microbiomes—Insights into the Novel Characteristics of Microbial Community Structure in Caries and Caries-Free Subjects. Plos One, 2016, 11(1) e0147039.    
  7. Lei Zhang, Jizeng Wang, and You-He Zhou, 2016, Large deflection and post-buckling analysis of non-linearly elastic rods by wavelet method, International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, 2016, 78: 45-52.    



  1. Xiaojing Liu, Jizeng Wang, Youhe Zhou. A High-Order AccurateWavelet Method for Solving Three-Dimensional Poisson Problems. CMES-Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences, 2015, 107(6):433-446.    
  2. Long Li and Jizeng Wang, On size-dependent stability and infectivity of λ bacterial phages, Journal of Applied Physics, 2015, 117(6): 064702.    
  3. Jizeng Wang and Long Li, Coupled elasticity–diffusion model for the effects of cytoskeleton deformation on cellular uptake of cylindrical nanoparticles, Journal of The Royal Society Interface, 2015, 12(102): 20141023.     
  4. Lei Zhang, Jizeng Wang, You-He Zhou, Wavelet solution for large deflection bending problems of thin rectangular plates. Archive of Applied Mechanics, 2015, 85(3):355-365.    
  5. Jizeng Wang  and Qiangzeng Huang, A Stochastic Description on Adhesion of Molecular Bond Clusters Between Rigid Media with Curved Interfaces, International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2015, 7(5): 1550071.    
  6. Xiaomin Wang, Xiaojing Liu, Jizeng Wang, and Youhe Zhou, A wavelet method for bending of circular plate with large deflection, Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, 2015, 28(1): 83-90.
  7. Gongye Zhang, Xin-Lin Gao, Jizeng Wang, A non-classical model for circular Kirchhoff plates incorporating microstructure and surface energy effects, Acta Mechanica, 2015, 226:4073-4085.    



  1. Baoping Zhang, Bin Liu, Hong Zhang, and Jizeng Wang, Erythrocyte Stiffness during Morphological Remodeling Induced by Carbon Ion Radiation, PLOS ONE,  2014, 9 (11): e112624.     
  2. Jizeng Wang, Lei Zhang, Youhe Zhou, A wavelet method for the solution of nonlinear integral equations with singular kernels. CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences, 2014, 102(2):127-148       
  3. Jizeng Wang, Runhua Li, Stretching a Strongly Confined Semiflexible Polymer Chain, Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition), 2014, 35: 1233-1238.       
  4. Jizeng Wang, Long Li, Youhe Zhou, Creep effect on cellular uptake of viral particles, Chinese Science Bulletin, 2014, 59(19): 2277-2281.     
  5. Xiaojing Liu, Youhe Zhou, Lei Zhang, Jizeng Wang, Wavelet solutions of Burgers’ equation with high Reynolds numbers, Science China Technological Sciences, 2014, 57(7): 1285-1292.       
  6. Xiaojing Liu, Jizeng Wang, Xiaomin Wang, and Youhe Zhou, Exact solution of multi-term fractional diffusion-wave equations with Robin type boundary conditions, Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition), 2014, 39: 49-62.     



  1. Xiaojing Liu, Jizeng Wang, Youhe Zhou, A Wavelet Method for Solving Nonlinear Time-Dependent Partial Differential Equations, CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering and Sciences, 2013, 94(3): 225-238.    
  2. Xiaojing Liu, Jizeng Wang, Youhe Zhou, Wavelet solution of a class of two-dimensional nonlinear boundary value problems, CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering and Sciences, 2013, 92(5): 493-505.    
  3. Xiaoli An, Haibin Ma, Bin Liu, and Jizeng Wang, Graphene Oxide Reinforced Polylactic Acid/Polyurethane Antibacterial Composites, Journal of Nanomaterials, 2013(2013):373414.    
  4. Xiaojing Liu, Youhe Zhou, Xiaomin Wang, Jizeng Wang, A wavelet method for solving the Bratu equation, Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, 2013, 18(8): 1939-1948.     



  1. Jizeng Wang, Long Li, Huajian Gao, Compressed wormlike chain moving out of confined space: A model of DNA ejection from bacteriophage, Acta Mechanica Sinica, 2012, 28(4):1219-1226.    
  2. Xiaojing Liu, Youhe Zhou, Jizeng Wang, Charging efficiency improvement by structuring lithium battery electrodes, Journal of Applied Physics, 2012, 111(11):114303.    
  3. Long Li, Xiaojing Liu, Youhe Zhou, Jizeng Wang, On Resistance to Virus Entry into Host Cells, Biophysical Journal, 2012, 102 (9), 2230-2233.     
  4. Xiaojing Liu, Youhe Zhou, Huajian Gao, Jizeng Wang, Anomalous Flexural Behaviors of Microtubules, Biophysical Journal, 2012, 102 (8), 1793-1803.    
  5. Jizeng Wang, Xiaomin Wang, Youhe Zhou, A wavelet approach for active-passive vibration control of laminated plates, Acta Mechanica Sinica, 2012, 28(2):520-531.    



  1. Youhe Zhou, Xiaomin Wang, Jizeng Wang, Xiaojing Liu. A Wavelet Numerical Method for Solving Nonlinear Fractional Vibration, Diffusion and Wave Equations, CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences, 2011, 77(2): 137-160.
  2. Jizeng Wang, Huajian Gao. Brownian dynamics simulations of charged semiflexible polymers confined to curved surfaces, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 2011, 4(2): 174-179.
  3. Jizeng Wang. Fractional stochastic description of hinge motions in single protein molecules, Chinese Science Bulletin, 2011, 56(6): 495-501.
  4. Jizeng Wang, Huajian Gao. Size and shape dependent steady-state pull-off force in molecular adhesion between soft elastic materials, International Journal of Fracture, 2010, 166(1-2): 13-19.
  5. Yuanwen Gao, Jizeng Wang, Huajian Gao. Persistence length of microtubules based on a continuum anisotropic shell model, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 2010, 7(7): 1227-1237.
  6. Jin Qian, Jizeng Wang, Yuan Lin, Huajian Gao. Lifetime and Strength of Periodic Bond Clusters between Elastic Media under Inclined Loading, Biophysical Journal, 2009, 97: 2438-2445.    
  7. Jizeng Wang, Jin Qian, Huajian Gao. Effects of capillary condensation in adhesion between rough surfaces. Langmuir, 2009, 25: 11727-11731.
  8. Wendong Shi, Jizeng Wang, Xiaojun Fan, Huajian Gao. Size and shape effects in diffusion and absorption of finite sized colloidal particles near a partially absorbing sphere: implications on uptake of nanoparticles in animal cells, Physical Review E, 2008, 78: 061914.    
  9. Jin Qian, Jizeng Wang, Huajian Gao, Lifetime and Strength of Adhesive Molecular Bond Clusters between Elastic Media, Langmuir, 2008, 24 (4): 1262-1270.   
  10. Bin Liu, Jizeng Wang, Xiaojun Fan, Yong Kong, and Huajian Gao. An effective bead-spring model for polymer simulation, Journal of Computational Physics, 2008, 227(5): 2794-2807.    
  11. Jizeng Wang and Huajian Gao. Clustering instability in adhesive contact between elastic solids via diffusive molecular bonds, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 2008, 56(1):251-266.    
  12. Jizeng Wang and Huajian Gao. Stretching a stiff polymer in a tube, Journal of Materials Science, 2007, 42 (21): 8838-8843. 
  13. Dongpyo Hong, Youngmoon Kim and Jizeng Wang. A new approach for the analysis solution of dynamic systems containing fractional derivative, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 2006, 20 (5): 658-667.
  14. Jizeng Wang and Huajian Gao. A simplified formula of Laplace inversion based on wavelet theory, Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering, 2005, 21: 527–530. 
  15. Jizeng Wang and Huajian Gao. A generalized bead-rod model for Brownian dynamics simulations of wormlike chains under strong confinement, Journal of Chemical Physics, 2005, 123: 084906. 
  16. Thomas M. Michelitsch, Jizeng Wang, Huajian Gao, Valery M. Levin. On the retarded potentials of inhomogeneous ellipsoids and sources of arbitrary shapes in the three-dimensional infinite space, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 2005, 42 (1): 51-67. 
  17. Jizeng Wang, Thomas M. Michelitsch, Huajian Gao, V. M. Levin. On the solution of the dynamic Eshelby problem for inclusions of various shapes, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 2005, 42 (2): 353-363. 
  18. Youhe Zhou and Jizeng Wang. Vibration control of piezoelectric beam-type plates with geometrically nonlinear deformation. International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, 2004, 39: 909-920. 
  19. Jizeng Wang, Youhe Zhou and Huajian Gao. Computation of the Laplace inverse transform by application of the wavelet theory. Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering, 2003, 19: 959-975. 
  20. Jizeng Wang, Thomas M. Michelitsch, Huajian Gao, Dynamic Fiber Inclusions with Ellipsoidal and Arbitrary Cross-Sections and Related Retarded Potentials in a Quasi-Plane Piezoelectric Medium. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 2003, 40: 6307-6333. 
  21. Youhe Zhou, Jizeng Wang, Xiaojing Zheng and Qing Jiang. Vibration Control of Variable Thickness Plates with Piezoelectric Sensors and Actuators based on wavelet theory, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 2000, 237 (3): 395-410.
  22. Youhe Zhou, Jizeng Wang and Xiaojing Zheng. Applications of Wavelet Galerkin FEM to Bending of Plate Structure, Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, 1999, 12 (2): 136-143. 
  23. ZhouYouhe,Wang Jizeng and Zheng XiaojingApplications of Wavelet Galerkin FEM to Bending of Beam and Plate Structures, Applied Mathematics and Mechanics,1998, 19(8): 697-706.    
  24. Youhe Zhou, Jizeng Wang and Xiaojing Zheng. Application of Wavelets Galerkin FEM to Bending of Beam and Plate Structures, Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition), 1998, 19 (8): 745-755. 
  25. Wang Jizeng, Zhou Youhe, An Error Estimation of Generalized Gaussian Integral Method in Wavelet Theory, Journal of Lanzhou University(Natural Science), 1998, 34(2): 26-30. 
  26. Zhou Youhe, Wang Jizeng, A Dynamic Control Model of Piezoelectric Cantilevered Beam-Plate Based on Wavelet Theory, LIXUE XUEBAO, 1998, 30(6): 719-727