Du Wenbo

 Personal profile

Name: Wenbo Du

Gender: Male

Degrees: Ph.D.

Title: Professor

E-mail: duwb@bjut.edu.cn

Research Areas

1. Magnesium alloys withhigh performance (mechanical properties and high thermal conductivity);

2. Bio-degradable magnesium alloys;

3. Magnesium matrix composites reinforced with carbon materials


1. Vice President of Magnesium Alloy Branch of China Materials Research Association;

2. Academic Committee Director of Beijing Graphene and Applied Engineering Technology Center;

3. Editorial Board of International Journal of Magnesium Alloy


1. Jiantao Hou, Wenbo Duetal: Significantly Enhancing The Strength + Ductility Combination of Mg-9Al Alloy Using Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes, J. Alloys and Compounds, Vol 709 (2019), 974-982

2. Chenchen Zhao, Wenbo Duetal: Study On the Behaviors of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes Modified by Gemini Sulfonate Dispersant and Their Reinforced Magnesium Matrix Composite, Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol. 229 (2019),279-285

3. Xian Du, Wenbo Duetal: Defects in Graphene Nanoplatelets And Their Interface Behavior to Reinforce Magnesium Alloys, Applied Surface Science, Vol484 (2019),414-423

4. Wenbo Duetal: Effects of Ca and Sn Addition on Corrosion Behavior of Biodegradable Mg-4Zn-0.2Mn alloy, J. Magnesium Alloys, Vol 6 (2018),1-14

5. Wenbo Du etal: Effects of Carbon Nanotubes on Twin and Texture Evolution of Magnesium Matrix Composite During Compression Process, Materials Characterization, Vol141 (2018),398–405

6. Xiaobin Zheng, Wenbo Du,etal: Remarkably Enhanced Mechanical Properties of Mg-8Gd-1Er-0.5Zr Alloy On The Route of Extrusion, RollingAnd Aging, Materials Letters, Vol 212 (2018),155-158

Personal Statement

Wenbo Du is Professor in College of Materials Science and Engineering, BeijingUniversity ofTechnology. He graduated from Zhejiang University in 1986 and got his Ph.D. degree from Tokyo University in 2000. As a Distinguish Professor, he was employed in BJUT in 2004, and was elected as a high-level returnee in 2005. Up to now, He has finished more than 10 national researching projects, published more than 130 papers and held more than 30national patents. His research interests include: 1) microstructural control and property evaluation of magnesium alloys, 2) design of bio-degradable magnesium alloys, 3) magnesium alloys and composites with highperformance.