Peng Meis journalist learned from authoritative sources on the afternoon of June 14 that Ningbin, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and former president of Beijing Jiaotong University, died in a traffic accident in Beijing on June 14 at the age of 60.
According to the resume provided by the official website of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Ningbin was born in May 1959 in Yuncheng, Shanxi Province, and an expert in control system engineering (rail transit operation control). Ningbin graduated from the Department of Railway Signaling, Northern Jiaotong University in 1982 with a bachelors degree in engineering. In 1987 and 2005, he received a masters degree in engineering and a doctors degree in engineering, respectively, from Northern Jiaotong University.
Ningbin has made systematic contributions to the field of train operation control system in Chinas rail transit (including metro, general-speed railway and high-speed train control system). It is one of the pioneers and leaders of digitized and networked signal system in Chinas rail transit. It has won the Zhan Tianyou Award, the highest personal award in the railway industry, and the He Liang He Li Award for Scientific and Technological Progress in 2016.
Ningbin was elected academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering in 2017, and just resigned as president of Beijing Jiaotong University last month.
According to the website of the Ministry of Education, on May 5, the Party Group of the Ministry of Education announced its appointment and removal decision at Beijing Jiaotong University. Wang Jiaqiong was the president and vice secretary of the Party Committee of Beijing Jiaotong University, while Ningbin was no longer the president and vice secretary of the Party Committee of Beijing Jiaotong University.
The Sichuan-Tibet Railway Research Center of Beijing Jiaotong University was officially established, the Wechat Public of Beijing Jiaotong University announced on May 7. Academician of Ningbin is the director, Professor Sun Shouguang, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee and Vice-President of the school, the Secretariat of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway Research Center is affiliated with the Science and Technology Department, and Professor Jingtao, the director of the department, is the secretary-general.
The former president of Beijing Jiaotong University went to the World Noon meeting in absentia because of a traffic accident.
The governor of Changan Street has just confirmed from relevant sources that Ningbin, a professor of Beijing Jiaotong University and academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, was injured in a traffic accident this morning and died of ineffective rescue.