Xianchang Li, Ph.D.

Selected Publications

  • A. Wang, H. Lou, D. Chen, A. Yu, W. Dang, X. Li, C. Martin, V. Damodara, A. Patki, "Combustion mechanism development and CFD simulation for the prediction of soot emission during flaring," Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering, v. 10, pp 1–13, 2016.
  • M. Besharati-Givi, X. Li, "Performance Analysis of Fogging Cooled Gas Turbine with Regeneration and Reheat under Different Climatic Cond Impact of Blade Cooling on Gas Turbine Performance under Different Operation Conditions and Design Aspects," ASME Power Conference, San Diego, California, June 28-July 2, 2015.
  • Ajit Patki, Xianchang Li, Daniel Chen, Helen Lou, Peyton Richmond, Vijaya Damodara, Lan Liu, Kader Rasel, Arokiaraj Alphones, Jenny Zhou, "Numerical Simulation of Black Carbon (Soot) Emissions from Non-Premixed Flames," Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection, v. 2, pp. 15-24, 2014
  • Kanwar Devesh Singh, Preeti Gangadharan, Daniel Chen, Helen H. Lou, Xianchang Li, P. Richmond, "Parametric Study of Ethylene Flare Operations and Validation of a Reduced Combustion Mechanism," Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 211–228, 2014. 
  • Kanwar Devesh Singh, Preeti Gangadharan, Daniel H. Chen, Helen H. Lou, Xianchang Li, Peyton Richmond, “Computational fluid dynamics modeling of laboratory flames and an industrial flare”, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 64:11, 1328-1340, 2014.


  • Ph.D. (M.E.) Clemson University 
  • M.S. (Thermal E.) Tsinghua University 
  • B.S. (Thermal E.) Tsinghua University

Awards & Honors

  • Lamar University Merit Award, 2009