Basic Information



Born in August 1983, Ph.D.,  

Associate Prof. & Ph.D. Supervisor of

Department of Thermal Engineering


Research Interests

1. Thermal Conversion and Utilization of Biomass

2. Combustion of Fossil Fuels and Pollutant Emission Control

3. Design of Novel Boiler and Heat Exchanger

4. Coupling of Machine Learning and Boiler Performance Calculation

5. Numerical Simulation of Combustion, Heat Transfer and Flow

6. Comprehensive Utilization of Low-grade Heat Energy



Department of Thermal Engineering,
State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering,

School of Energy and Power Engineering,
Xi'an Jiaotong University,
No.28, Xianning Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710049, P.R. China.



  • B.S., Thermal Engineering,  Xi’an Jiaotong University  2005
  • M.S., Thermal Engineering,  Xi’an Jiaotong Universtiy  2007
  • Ph.D., Thermal Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University  2013

Work Experience

  • 2017.04~      Associate Professor, Department of Thermal Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • 2014.05~2015.05     Visiting Scholar, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University
  • 2013.04~2017.03     Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Thermal Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University

International Exchange


Latest Papers


   Jin X, Zhang K, Jiang J, Zhu Z, Deng L*, Che D. Catalytic conversion of toluene by biochar modified with KMnO4Fuel, 2023, 332: 126237.



   Zhu T, Ning X, Tang C, Wang L, Deng L, Che D*. Numerical investigation on combustion and NOx formation characteristics under deep-staging conditions within a cyclone barrel. Fuel, 2022, 313: 122714.

2    Deng L*, Jiang J, Tie Y, Ma S, Fan G, Zhu T, Che D. Potassium transformation and release during biomass combustion. The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2022 (on line).

3    Bai B, Deng L, Che D*. A study on corrosion mechanism of 15CrMo in saline (Na2SO4) steam at high temperature. Materials and Corrosion-Werkstoffe und Korrosion, 2022, 73(6): 971-979.

4    Yuan M, Liu H, Wu Y, Liang Y, Deng LBelošević S, Tomanović I, Che D*. Coordinate transformation method for heat reallocation in the spiral water-cooled wall temperature calculation. International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 2022, 177: 107557.

5    Deng L*, Ma S, Jiang J, Tie Y, Zhang Y, Zhu Z, Belošević S, Tomanović I, Che D. Numerical investigation on cofiring characteristics of biomass syngas and coal in a 660-MW tower boiler. Journal of Energy Engineering, 2022, 148(3): 04022014.

6    Deng L*, Dong L, Bai Y, Wu Y, Liu H, Belošević S, Tomanović I, Che D. Effect of flue gas recirculation on combustion and heat flux distribution in 660 MW double-reheat tower-type boiler. Fuel, 2022, 321: 123988.

7    Jiang J, Fan G, Deng L*, Che D. Effect of ash composition on adsorption and agglomeration characteristics in low-low-temperature electrostatic precipitator systems. The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2022, 100(5): 966-978.

8    Deng L*, Jin X, Zhang K, Jiang J, Zhu Z, Che D. Catalytic conversion of toluene by modified biochar from oak. Journal of the Energy Institute, 2022, 102: 374-383.

9    Deng L*, Huang X, Tie Y, Jiang J, Zhang K, Ma S, Che D. Experimental study on transformation of alkali and alkaline earth metals during biomass gasification. Journal of the Energy Institute, 2022, 103: 117-127.

10   Deng L, Qiu Y, Jiang J, Zhu Z, Che D*. Co-combustion characteristics of electrolytic aluminum waste and coal. Fuel, 2022, 325: 124890.

11   Bai B, Deng L, Chen J, Zhang N, Zhao X, Xiao G, Sun W, Che D*. A comparative study on corrosion behaviors of 15CrMo in saline (Na2SO4) gas phase and liquid phase at 350 °C. Jom, 2022 (online).

12   Bai B, Chen J, Deng L, Zhang N, Xiao G, Zhang Y, Chen C, Che D*. Effect of temperature on corrosion behaviour of 15CrMo steel in saline (Na2SiO3) steam/water. Corrosion Engineering Science and Technology, 2022, 57(5): 442-454.

13   Yuan M, Deng L, Zhang J, Jiang J, Liang Y, Liu H, Che D*. Prediction of H2S corrosion depth for water-cooled wall in lower furnace of utility boiler. Fuel, 2022, 329: 125466.

14    Jiang J, Tie Y, Deng L*, Che D. Influence of water-washing pretreatment on ash fusibility of biomass. Renewable Energy, 2022, 200: 125-135.