Cixin Liu is an award-winning Chinese science fiction writer.
As a representative of the new generation of Chinese science fiction authors, he has been recognized as a leading voice in Chinese sci-fi. Liu has won the China Galaxy Science Fiction Award nine times and his novel, The Three Body Problem, was named the Best Novel in the2015 Hugo Awards, third place in the 2015 Campbell Award finalists and nominated for the 2015 Nebula Award.
Cixin’s works have received wide acclaim for their powerful atmosphere and brilliant imagination. His stories successfully combine the exceedingly ephemeral with hard reality, all the while focusing on revealing the essence and aesthetics of science. Cixin is a member of the China Writers’ Association and the Shanxi Writers’ Association.