Former Executive Vice-president & Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering
Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, He was appointed as the member of the standing Committee of the 12th National Committee of CPPCC, director of the Foreign Affairs Committee(Mar. 2013 - Feb. 2018), President of Zhejiang University(May 1995- Aug. 2006),Former Executive Vice-president of the Chinese Academy of Engineering(Jun. 2006-Jun. 2014). He is also a member of the academic degree Committee of the State Council, Honorary Chairman of the Chinese Society of Image Graphics. He is also one of the pioneer of China Smart CAD and computer art.