Liang selected North American editor for "Surface Topography: Metrology and Properties Journal"

Hliang -2Dr. Hong Liang, professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected to serve on the executive editorial board as the North American regional editor for the Institute of Physics’ (IOP), Surface Topography: Metrology and Properties Journal (STMP).

As the North American editor for the journal, Liang will provide leadership to the North American regional editorial board members for STMP, as well as encourage scientists from the United States and Canada to submit papers to the journal.

IOP STMP is a hybrid open access journal that began in 2013 and has published three volumes. The executive editorial board is comprised of eight international members from England, Germany, Japan, Australia and the United States.

STMP is an international forum for academics, industrialists and engineers to publish the latest research in surface topography measurement and characterization, instrumentation development and the properties of surfaces.