Dr. Xin Yang completed his PhD at the University of Sheffield in 2017. His PhD work mainly focussed on developing models to predict ash deposition behaviours for solid fuel combustion through CFD methods and slagging indices.
Following his PhD study, Xin obtained a full time research position at the University of Sheffield as a research associate. After that, he moved to his current position at the Oxford Thermofluids Institute as a postdoctoral researcher.
2017 Distinguished Paper Award from The Combustion Institute