Gongnan Xie received his Ph.D. degree in power engineering and engineering thermodynamics at Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, in 2007. From January 2008 to October 2009, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Lund University, Lund, Sweden. Since December 2009, Xie has been serving as an Associate Professor at the School of Mechanical Engineering in Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China. Since March 2013, he has been an Affiliated Research Professor at Lund University, Sweden. His main research interests are energy conversation and transportation (including heat transfer, fluid flow, cooling, and thermal protection), applied mathematics and mechanics, and design and optimization. Xie is a Member of ASME and is an Academic Editor of PLOS ONE and Scientific Reports.
Biography Updated on 3 April 2014