Professor Cunbiao Leereceived his first degree from the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in 1984.He obtained his master degree from the Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1990 and his Ph.D. from the Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in 1995. He started his postdoctoral fellowship in the Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1995. He joined the Tsing-Hua University asan associate professor in 1998. He moved to the State Key Laboratory for Turbulence Research and was promoted to full professor at Peking University in 2001. He has published over 100 technical papers and presented over 50 invited lectures/seminars. He was awarded the National Outstanding Young Scientist in 2005. He is a director of the State Key Laboratory for Turbulence Research. He is an Associate Editor of AIAA Journal. He is an Editorial Advisory Board member of Phys. of Fluids. He was an Editorial Advisory Board member of Experiments in Fluids and an Associate Editor of Applied Math. & Mech. He is several final committee members of National Scientific Plans of China. His current research interests include boundary layer transition, hypersonic boundary layer instability, and falling thin disc in water, PIV measurement and nonlinear wave interaction.