Professor, PhD
State Key Laboratory of Coal Combustion,
School of Energy and Power Engineering,
Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST)
Room 301, Power Building,
1037 Luoyu Road, Wuhan, 430074 China
Phone: 27-87548122; Mobile: 180-62636661




Research of micro-/nano-scale Interface and Transport Phenomena in Applications of Energy Storage, Capacitive Deionization for Desalination and Water Treatment, Shale Gas, Gas Storage, and Drug Delivery.



Ph.D.,        Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University, USA                            2010

M.S.,          Fluid Mechanics, HUST, China                                                           2005

B.S.,           Energy and Power Engineering, HUST, China                                   2002



Professor ( )

State Key Laboratory of Coal Combustion, School of Energy and Power Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China         12/2013 - present

Research Assistant Professor

Vanderbilt University and The Fluid Interface Reactions, Structures and Transport (FIRST) Center (an Energy Frontier Research Center supported by DOE)  10/2013 - 09/2014

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Vanderbilt University and FIRST Center                                             11/2010 - 09/2013



  • 2016 HUST Top 10 Young Staff
  • 2015 Huazhong Scholar
  • 2015 HUST New Faculty Award (one of ten awardees)
  • 2013 Hubei Provincial 100 Talents Program Awardee (Prize: 500,000RMB)
  • 2010 Outstanding Student in the Doctoral Degree Program Awardee, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University



  • Membership

Sigma Xi; American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), American Physical Society (APS), American Chemical Society (ACS), Electrochemical Society (ECS), Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), American Vacuum Society (AVS)


  • Reviewer for 22 Journals

Journal of the American Chemical Society, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, The Journal of Physical Chemistry, Langmuir, Nanoscale, The Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, RSC Advances, New Journal of Chemistry, Current Green Chemistry, AIChE Journal, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Fluid Phase Equilibria, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics

Scientific Reports, IONICS, Molecular Simulation, Journal of Molecular Structure, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, Applied Surface Science



  • Quotes in News/Media

EFRC Newsletters (DOE, USA; January 2012): “Modeling the Invisible

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