• Publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues in all areas of aerospace sciences. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

Aims and Scope

Current Chinese Science: Aerospace Sciences publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues in all areas of aerospace sciences. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China.


This is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub fields in the area. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following areas are of special interest to the readers of this journal:


  • Acoustics
  • Aerodynamics
  • Aeronautics
  • Aeropropulsion
  • Aerospace communications
  • Aerospace science in network centric warfare
  • Aerospace structures and materials
  • Air defence systems
  • Air traffic management
  • Air transport systems
  • Air vehicle engineering
  • Astronautics
  • Avionics
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Flight mechanics
  • Helicopter
  • Gas dynamics
  • Hydrodynamics
  • Space propulsion
  • Space structures
  • Wind engineering
  • Satellites designs
  • Space vehicle


Editor-in-Chief

  • Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman FRS

    (32052 citations)
    Honorary Life Fellow
    Kings College
    University of Cambridge
    Cambridge
    UK
    Biography

    • 2019 China International Science and Technology Cooperation Award Recipient
    • Academician (Foreign Member) Chinese Academy of Sciences

Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA
    USA

    • Co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Honorary Advisors

  • Prof. Du Zheng

    Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research
    Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Beijing
    People′s Republic of China

    Biography

  • Prof. Xiaolin Lei

    Member, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University
    Shanghai, China

    Biography

  • Prof. Junhao Chu

    Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Shanghai Insitute of Technical Physics, CAS
    Fudan University
    Shanghai
    China

    Biography

  • Prof. Tan-Jun Tong

    Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Peking University
    Beijing
    China

    Biography

  • Xian-Tu He

    Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Peking University
    Beijing
    China

    Biography

  • Prof. Peng Cui

    Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Key Laboratory for Mountain Hazards and Earth Surface Process
    Institute of Mountain Hazards & Environment
    Sichuan
    China

    Biography

  • Prof. Yong-Lian Zhang

    Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
    Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences
    Shanghai
    China

    Biography

  • Prof. Gao lin

    Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Dalian University of Technology
    Dalian
    China

    Biography

  • Prof. Shuxing Chen

    Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    School of Mathematical Sciences
    Fudan University
    Shanghai
    China

    Biography