Jie Deng is currently working as Associate Professor in School of Marine Science and Technology, Northwestern Polytechnical University, where he heads the research on vibroacoustics of Acoustic Black Holes (ABHs), wave manipulation, energy harvesting, acoustic metamaterials, and underwater noise control. He holds double PhD degrees in mechanical engineering, from Universitat Ramon Llull (Spain) in 2020 (Excellent Cum Laude) and Chongqing University (China) in 2021, respectively. He also joined the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA-Lyon) as visiting scholar in 2020. To date, Dr. Deng has authored or coauthored 20 journal articles and 7 conference ones. He currently serves as referee for the Journal of Sound and Vibration, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, ASMS Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, and Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics.