Dr. Xuhui He is a professor of civil engineering in the School of Civil Engineering, Central South University (CSU). He serves as dean of School of Civil Engineering and director of wind engineering research center of CSU. He was selected as the NSFC Distinguished Young Scholar and Excellent Young Scientist, leading personnel of national "Ten-thousand talents program", young and middle-aged leaders in science and technology innovation, Ministry of Education New Century Excellent Talent, Hunan Province leading talent of science and technology, and Hunan Province ordinary university academic leader.
He is also the director of executive committee of the Bridge Engineering Institute (BEI, an intertional technical society) and the member of board of directors, branch of bridge and structural engineering, civil engineering society of China, international association of bridge maintenance and safety management(IABMAS), international association for bridge and structural engineering (IABSE) and bridge engineering branch of China Railway Society professional committee. In addition, he is the editorial board member of the "Transportation Safety and Environment","Advances in Bridge Engineering", "Journal of Vibration Engineering" and "Journal of Railway Science and Engineering".
His research interests include bridge wind engineering, wind-vehicle-bridge coupling vibration and bridge intelligent monitoring and assessment. For many years, Dr. He hosted and participated in over 50 research projects of the national, provincial and ministerial level. He won three Second-class National Science and Technology Progress Awards, five First-class National and Technology Progress Awards of Hunan province and China Railway Society, Jeme Tianyou Railway Science and Technology Award (contribution award), and Mao Yisheng Railway Science and Technology Award etc.