Basic Information


Prof. Dr. Jianyun Wang


Department of Civil Engineering

Faculty of Human Settlements and  Civil Engineering

Xi'an Jiaotong University, Qujiang Compus, West Building 1, A411

Yanxiang Road 99, Yanta District, Xi'an, Shanxi Province, China




2009.03 - 2013.03  Ghent University (Belgium)      Civil Engineering                              Ph.D.

2005.09 - 2009.02  Southeast University (China)   Materials Physics and Chemistry     Master-Doctor

2001.09 - 2005.06  Southeast University (China)   Materials Science and Engineering  B.S  

Work experience

2018.10 - present      Xi'an Jiaotong University      Professor

2013.04 - 2018.09     Ghent University (Belgim)    Post-doc researcher 

Research fields

Ø  Microbially induced calcium carbonate precipitation;

Ø  Bacteria-based self-healing concrete;

Ø  Bacteria-based surface protection and consolidation of building materials;

Ø  Biodeposition treatment of recycled aggregates;

Ø  Bio-cement;

Ø  Durability and sustainability of cementitious materials

Social Activities

1. Active member of RILEM TC-MCI (Microorganisms-Cementitious Materials Interactions); RILEM is International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures.

2. Reviewer of Cement and Concrete Research, Cement and Concrete Composites, Construction and Building Materials, International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials, Materials and Structures, Journal of Advanced Concrete Technology, Journal of Building Engineering, Materials, Materials Characterization, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering.

Open positions

Master student (1-2 per year)

PhD candidate (1-2 per year)

post-doc researcher