Lijun Wu

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Research Scientist
Natural Resources Canada

Current research and/or projects

My focus is to develop energy science and technology in the field of clean energy.

Research and/or project statements

  • Waste heat to power
  • High pressure oxy-fired (HiPrOx) combustion
  • HiPrOx direct contact steam generation (DCSG)
  • Near-zero emission power cycles

Professional activities / interests

  • Interested in energy efficient co-op housing
  • Collaboration with various institutions including the University of Guelph, CanmetMATERIALS, Suncor

Education and awards

  • M.Sc. in Energy and Power Engineering, Chongqing University, China

  • M.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, USA.

  • NRCan Departmental Achievement Award 2016

Key publications

  1. L. Wu, D. Thimsen, B. Clements, L. Zheng, R. Pomalis, A Hybrid Rankine Cycle (HyRC) with ambient pressure combustion (APC), Applied Thermal Engineering (2014)

  2. O. Dinale, E. Sciubba, L. Wu, "A modular simulation procedure for fluidized bed systems", ASME AES-35, 1995

  3. E. Sciubba, L. Wu, "Theoretical and practical limits to the efficiency of repowered combined cycle power plants", First Intl. Conf. on Comb. Cycles, Calcutta, 1994.

  4. Enrico Sciubba, Lijun Wu, "I limit di rendimento dei cicli combinati nell'impiego 'repowering': valori teorici e reali-parte seconda: calcolo di alcuni casi industriali", VII Convegno Nazional, Associazion Termotecnica Italiana, Milano, Italia, Aug.1993.

  5. Lijun Wu, Kexiong Zhu, Hengshun Lei, "Thermo-economic Analysis on Paper Pulp Cooking process", The International Proceeding of Thermodynamic Analysis and Improvement of Energy System, TAIES/ASME, Beijing, China, June 1989