Dr. Dong Yang Wu

Dr. Dong Yang Wu

Defence Science and Technology Group

Dr Dong Yang Wu took up her appointment as Chief of Aerospace Division in July 2017. In this role, she leads the work of over 300 scientists, engineers and technicians who undertake science and technology work to support the operation of Defence’s fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters.

Dr Wu has Ph.D and Masters degrees in physical chemistry from University of Haute Alsace (France), and a Bachelors degree in chemistry from Sun Yat-Sen University (China). She is an Adjunct Professor at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) in Australia, and Adjunct Professor at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Prior to joining DST, Dr Wu worked for five years as the Managing Director of Boeing Research & Technology in China