Professor Gongnan Xie

Department of Mechanical and Power Engineering
Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

Fields of interest:
  • Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer,
  • Thermal Protection and Control,
  • Thermo-mechanical and Optimization
Short biographical information:

Gongnan Xie is a Professor of the Mechanical and Power Engineering Department at Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China, and an affiliated research Professor of the Energy Sciences Department at Lund University, Lund, Sweden. He received his Ph.D. degree in engineering thermophysics in 2007 from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Lund University during 2008 and 2009. From 2010 to now, He is working at Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China. His main interests are computational heat transfer, gas turbine heat transfer, thermal protection, microchannel heat sinks, heat exchangers, and optimization design. He has authored about 150 international journal papers and conference papers. He is an Associate Editor of ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, an Associate Editor of Journal of Porous Media, an Academic Editor of Scientific Reports.