Research Areas and Interests

♦  Waste heat recovery. More than 20 years experience in the system design, optimization and industrial application for low temperature waste heat recovery.
  Primary frequency regulation of power system. Firstly involved in turbine generation unit modeling for power system dynamic analysis and effect of control system on the stability of power grid in China.
  Wind Energy. Experience in wind power prediction and its influence on the stability of power grid.
  Operation optimization and control of power system.
  Steam turbine and gas turbine.
♦  Close combination between technology and engineering.

Education and Positions


♦  Ph.D. Power Engineering and Engineering Thermophysics, Xi'an Jiaotong university, 1999
♦  Master Degree in Engineering, power machinery & Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, 1985
♦  Bachelor's degree of Engineering, Steam turbine & gas turbine, Xi'an Jiaotong University, 1982

♦   Professor, Institute of Turbomachinery, Xi'an Jiaotong University, 2002.08-2010.08
♦   Director of Institute of Turbomachinery, Xi'an Jiaotong University, 1998.03-2007.08
    Associate professor, Institute of Turbomachinery,Xi'an Jiaotong University,1993.01-2002.07
    Lecturer, Institute of Turbomachinery, Lecturer, Xi'an Jiaotong University,1987.01-1992.12
Teaching assistant, Institute of Turbomachinery, Xi'an Jiaotong University, 1985.04-1989.09
Current Teaching
♦  Principle of Control theory
♦  New Power Cycles
♦  Gas/steam Combined Cycle 
♦  Principle of Turbomachinery Regulation

Basic Information

Prof. Dai Yi-Ping
Institute of Turbomachinery
                 School of Energy and

                 Power Engineering
                 Xi’an Jiaotong University
                 Xi’an 710049, P.R. China
Phone:    0086-29-82664585
Fax:        0086-29-82664153