Xing Huang

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (Nov 2016-Dec 2016)

PhD, Associate Professor of History of Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology Beijing

HUANG Xing is a young scholar in the history of science and technology in China and received his PhD degree from the University of Science & Technology Beijing in 2014. He is Assistant Professor at the Institute for the History of Natural Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences. His main research field is the history of technology in ancient China, especially the history of compass, history of iron smelting technology, history of agricultural machinery and the computer simulation research for ancient technology. He has published more than 10 papers on the Journal of Archaeological Science, Applied Mechanics Materials, Studies in the History of Natural Sciences and so on.


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Forging Technology for Metals Processing in the Pre-Qin Period


Selected Publications

Huang, X. (2017). 天然磁石勺“司南”实证研究 (Empirical research on the loadstone spoon “Si Nan” in ancient China). Ziran-kexueshi-yanjiu: jikan = Studies in the History of Natural Sciences, 36(3), 361-386.

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Huang, X. (2008). A research on the shaoxing armillary sphere in South Song Dynasty. Development of Technology and Cultural Heritage, 57-65.

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Huang, X. (2013). A new research on the wood bellow: technology: history, heritage, and the culture diversity. In Proceedings of the Second Forum for the History of Technology (pp. 84-91). Beijing: Popular Science Press.

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Huang, X. (2009). The status of electric-lamp industry from 1879 to 1911 in China and its industrial heritage. Journal of Inner Mongolia Normal University (Natural Science Edition), 3, 329-336.

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