Biology: Yupiter HP Manurung is a full Professor at School of Mechanical Engineering in UiTM Shah Alam in Malaysia and currently holding posts as Director of Smart Manufacturing Research Institute (SMRI) and Leader of Research Interest Group - Advanced Manufacturing Technology (RIG:AMT). He is also a Professional Engineer (Ir-BEM), a Professional Technologist (Ts-MBOT), a Chartered Engineer (CEng-IMechE) and member of Association of German Engineer (VDI) who received his A-Level, BSc, MSc and PhD in Manufacturing Technology from German universities. Additionally, he is a certified International/European/German Welding Engineer (IWE/EWE/SFI) and Laser Technologist as well as Laser Safety Officer from German Research Institutes. Since 2016, he is an international research fellow at Professorship of Virtual Production Engineering in Technical University Chemnitz in Germany.
长期从事焊接制造领域的教学与科研工作，带领研究团队在异种材料连接工艺与冶金机理、焊接材料成分设计、焊接热过程数值模拟等方向开展研究。先后承担国家重点研发计划项目、973项目、国家自然科学基金、辽宁省自然科学基金、辽宁省科技创新重大专项、企事业单位委托项目等若干项。获辽宁省科学技术进步奖一等奖、中国机械工程学会青年科技成就奖、美国焊接学会Warren F. Savage Award等奖励，发表学术论文150余篇。入选宁省百千万人才工程千人层次、大连市领军后备人才。