Ping He, Ph.D.

Recent Publications

  • A. Raghavan, P. He, A.F. Ghoniem, Inference of reaction kinetics for supercritical water heavy oil upgrading with a two-phase stirred reactor model, AIChE Journal, 68, e17488, 2022
  • Azimi, P. He, Effect of Gravity in the Cassie-to-Wenzel Transition on a Micropatterned Surface, MRS Communications, 10, 129-134, 2020
  • Azimi, C. Rohrs, P. He, Metastable States of a Water Droplet on Micro-patterned Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Hybrid Substrates, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 562, 444-452, 2020
  • Chae, A. Azimi, P. He, Wetting on Micropatterned Surfaces: Partial Penetration in the Cassie State and Wenzel Deviation Theoretically Explained, Langmuir, 35, 15421-15430, 2019
  • P. He, C.W. Yao, Simulating contact angle hysteresis using pseudo-line tensions, MRS Communications, 9, 1060-1066, 2019
  • A. Sánchez, P. He, A.F. Ghoniem, S. Pereda, Modeling of hydrocarbons droplets dissolution in near-critical or supercritical water using GCA-EOS: Non-ideal diffusional driving force explored in binary mixtures, Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 146, 1-14, 2019
         See full publications list here.


Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University (Clemson, South Carolina)
B.S., Applied Mechanics, Fudan University (Shanghai, China)

Awards & Honors

  • 2017 Faculty Summer Research Award, Lamar University
  • 2018 Research Enhancement Grant Award  Proposal Writing, Lamar University
  • 2018 Best Presentation in Session 721, AIChE Annual Meetings
  • 2019, 2020 CICE Summer Research Award, Lamar University
  • 2021 Center for Advances in Port Management Award, Lamar University