Basic Information

 

Yaling HE, Ph. D, Professor

Director of the Key Laboratory of Thermo-Fluid Science & Engineering, Ministry of Education

Head of Department of Thermo-Fluid Science and Engineering

Chief Scientist for the National Basic Research Program (973 Project) of China

International Institute of Refrigeration – Vice President of Commission B1

Associate Editor of Applied Thermal Engineering

Associate Editor of Heat Transfer Research

Professional Experience

  • 2012- Present

Chief Scientist for the National Basic Research Program (973 Project) of China

  • 2006- Present

the Honor of National Outstanding Professor;

  • 2006- Present

'Chang Jiang Scholar' Distinguished Professor of the Ministry of Education of China

  • 2001- Present

Professor (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China)

  • 1996- 2001

Associate professor (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China)

  • 1990- 1996

Lecturer (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China )

  • 1988- 1990

Research Associate (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China)

Contact

School of Energy & Power Engineering

Xi'an Jiaotong University

Xi'an,Shaanxi 710049,P.R.China

http://yalinghe.gr.xjtu.edu.cn/

Phone: 0086-29-82665930, 82663300

Fax: 0086-29-82665445

Email:yalinghe@mail.xjtu.edu.cn

 

Research Interests

Major interests are in the following frontier fields:

  • Energy-saving theories and new methods in efficient utilization of energy;
  • Development and utilization of new energy (fuel cell, solar energy);
  • New technologies in energy storage;
  • New refrigeration and cryogenic techniques in high-tech fields;
  • Capture, control and use of CO2 in energy and power system;
  • Fluid flow and heat transfer in micro systems;
  • Numerical principle and its applications in fluid flow and heat transfer process.
  • Thermal science problems in aeronautical and aerospace engineering

Membership of Professional Societies

  • International Institute of Refrigeration – Vice President of Commission B1;
  • Associate Editor of Applied Thermal Engineering,an international journal;
  • Associate Editor of Heat Transfer Research ,an international journal;
  • Guest Editors of Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics( Vol. 9, Nos. 3/4/5, 2009);
  • Vice Chairman of the Thermodynamics Division of the Chinese Association of Engineering Thermophysics;
  • Deputy Director of the National Board for Teaching Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer;
  • Member of Editorial Board of several International and Domestic Journal, such as Frontiers in Heat and MassFrontiers of Energy , Chinese Journal of Aeronautics, Journal of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Science Bulletin;
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of several state key Lab, such as theState Key Laboratory of Vacuum and Cryogenics;
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of eight International Conferences;
  • Reviewers for more than thirty international and domestic journals;
  • Reviewers for National Award of Science & Technology;
  • Reviewers for National 863 Plan;
  • Chairman of 2005 Conference of the 3rd Young Scientists of the National Power Engineering Association;
  • Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Asian Symposium of Computational Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow 2007;
  • Guest Professor of the Institute of Electrical Engineering , Chinese Academy of Science;
  • Team Leader of the Changjiang Invention Group authorized by the Chinese Ministry of Education (2008)

 

Honors and Awards

Honors in Research

 2010:

  •  the Honor of the Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation(The Foundation shall grant awards and prizes to individuals who are made outstanding contributions in promoting the development of science and technology) ;

2007: 

  • in August as the only representative of all the teachers of Shaanxi Province received by the President Hu and Primier Wen in Beijing;
  • The leader of the National Excellent Teaching Group honored by the Ministry of Education.

2006: 

  • Chang Jiang Scholar of the Ministry of Education of China;
  • the Honor of National Outstanding Professor;
  • the Honor of Provincial Excellent Worker in Science & Technology;
  • the Honor of National Talent of The New Century.

2004:  

  • the National Natural Science Fund for Distinguished Yong Scholars;
  • the New Century Outstanding Person by the Ministry of Education;
  • the National Award of Paradigmatic Teacher;
  • the leading person of the National Qualified Course of Thermodynamics.

2002:  

  • the Special-order Award of Baogang Educational Award;
  • the Special Subsidy from The State Council.

 Awards in Research

  • 2011, the 1st Class Award for the Study in Natural Science of Chinese Ministry of Education
  • 2009, Second Prize of the National Invention
  • 2006, the First Prize for the Progress of Science and Technology of Shaanxi Province
  • 2004, the 2nd Class National Award for the Study in Natural Science
  • 1997, the 1st Class Award for Advances in Science and Technology of Chinese Ministry of Education 

 

Enrollment Information

Academician He’s team sincerely welcomes aspiring students to join us. The team perennially recruits nationwide graduate students, doctoral students and post-doctoral researchers in the fields of Energy and Power Engineering and Science. The doctoral students and post-doctoral researchers with material, chemistry and relevant background are particularly welcomed to consult and join us.
 
The team conducts multidisciplinary researches in the following frontier fields:

  • Energy-saving theories and new methods in efficient utilization of energy;
  • Development and utilization of new energy (fuel cell, solar energy);
  • Waste-heat recovery;
  • New technologies in energy storage;
  • New refrigeration and cryogenic techniques in high-tech fields;
  • Capture, control and utilization of CO2 in energy and power system;
  • Fluid flow and heat transfer in micro systems;
  • Numerical principle and its applications in fluid flow and heat transfer process.
  • Thermal science problems in aeronautical and aerospace engineering.