Dr Lei Kang
Dr. Lei Kang joins the department as a Visiting Fellow in the Ultrasonics Group. His current research interests include the design of Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducers (EMATs) and the applications of Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation with EMATs. Lei received his PhD Degree from Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) for his research on optimal design of guided wave EMATs for the inspection of aluminium plates. After accomplishing the PhD study, he worked as a lecturer at HIT, teaching courses of Fundamentals of Electronics (National-Level Excellent Course) and Digital Logic (Bilingual). Since 2005, Lei has worked as the team leader of EMAT Research Group in HIT, and the group primarily focuses on the studies of EMAT technology and their applications in terms of rails, wheel sets, pipelines, plates, etc.