Dr Jing Liu

BEng (Hons), MSc, PhD, AFHEA

Assistant Professor - Mechanical Engineering
Dr Jing Liu


Teaching Group:

Mechanical Engineering, EPS-GA

Teaching Interest:

Engineering Design, Design and Manufacturing, Materials Engineering, Mechanics Fundamental and Design Project.


Jing Liu was appointed Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering at Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh from 2021. She gained her BEng in Mechanical Engineering (2013) from University of Liverpool and MSc degree in Composites (2014) in Aeronautics Engineering from Imperial College London. Her PhD research was on additive manufacturing using blown powder laser cladding for customised properties in University of Liverpool.

Before her joining in HW, she was working as Teaching Assistant for University of Liverpool and University of Nottingham. Jing’s teaching experience and research interests cover engineering design, materials engineering and additive manufacturing including laser cladding, cutting and forming.