Prof. Zeyuan Liu
WISE Lab &Institute of Science of Science and S&T Management
Dalian University of Technology
Phone : +86-411-84706082(o)
Email :liuzy @dlut.edu.cn
Honorary Director of WISELab
Deputy director (standing) of the 21 Century Development Research Center in DUT
Counselor of Theory of Science of Science and Discipline Construction Committee
Professor Liu Zeyuan is the main pioneer and academic founder of Science of Science in China, and was appointed as the deputy director of the 3th, 4th, 5th Council of the Chinese Association for Science of Science and S&T Policy Research. He is the first Dean of the school of Humanities and social sciences in Dalian University of Technology. In 2010, he was awarded the title of the national outstanding scientific and technological worker and won the outstanding contribution award of the Chinese Association for Science of Science and S&T Policy Research in 2017.
His research areas are Science of Science theory, Scientometrics and S&T management, development strategy and philosophy of technology. In China, he founded the first doctoral degree in Science and Science and S&T management, put forward the new concept of knowledge Metrology (1999) firstly, took the lead in naming and introducing the mapping of knowledge domain (2005) in China. He established WISE Lab through international cooperation, and pushed the study of Scientometrics in China to a great progress, and the WISE Lab is praised by Garfield, the father of SCI, as ‘one of the Scientometrics research centers in the world’. He is one of the earliest scholars to advocate and develop philosophy of technology in China, and is known as one of the four leading figures in the northeastern School.