Bo Yu obtained the Ph.D. degree from the School of Energy and Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, in 1999, majoring in engineering thermophysics. Since 1999, he became a Postdoctoral Fellow working on computational method of numerical heat transfer at the Institute of Advanced Material Study, Kyushu University, Japan. From 2001 to 2005, he served as a Special Research Associate devoted to DNS on drag-reducing flows by additives at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan. He has been working as a Full Professor at the Department of Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation, China University of Petroleum at Beijing, since 2005. His current research interests include turbulent flow, computational fluid dynamics, numerical heat transfer, non-Newtonian fluid dynamics, and long-distance transportation technology of waxy crude oil. Having published more than 50 international journal papers, he also received lots of awards including Natural Science Award of Ministry of Education of China (2002), National Natural Science Award of China (2004), Award of Science and Technology of Shaanxi Province (2005), Award of Sun Yueqi Youth Science and Technology (2006), New Century Educational Talents Plan (2007), and Outstanding Contribution Youth Award of Petroleum and Chemical Industry of China (2008).
Biography Updated on 7 December 2010