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Xinlei Wang

Professor

Mechanical Science and Engineering, UIUC

xwang2@illinois.edu


Research interests: 


Research Interest

  • Air quality and environmental control: measurement, modeling and control of airborne contaminant

  • Emission control from diesel engines: modeling and control strategy development

  • Renewable Energy Systems and Applications, Solar Decathlon

  • Heating ventilation and air conditioning system simulation and control


Education

  • Ph.D., Agricultural Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 2000

  • M.S., Agricultural Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, 1996

  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Zhejiang University, 1987

  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Zhejiang University, 1984


Honors

  • Sustainability Fellow, UIUC, 2013

  • Teacher Fellow Award, North American Colleges and Teachers in Agriculture, 2013

  • Academy of Teaching Excellence, College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, 2012 - 2015

  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, 2012

  • Distinguished Service Award, American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers, 2011

  • Honorable Mention Paper Award, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, 2010

  • Everitt Award for Teaching Excellence, College of Engineering, University of Illinois, 2010

  • University of Illinois President’s Citation in Recognition of Clean Diesel Bus project, 2010

  • Ben and Georgeann Jones Excellence in Teaching Awards, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UIUC, 2009

  • Global Scholar, College of ACES, 2006

  • Honorable Mention Paper Award, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, 2006

  • J. Kent Mitchell Teaching Excellence Award, University of Illinois, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, 2006

  • Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students, UIUC, Fall 2005, Spring, 2006, Fall 2006

  • ASHRAE Annual Paper Award, American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers, 2001

  • Gamma Sigma Delta, inducted 1998

  • Alpha Epsilon, inducted 1997


Course: 
ME 170 Computer-Aided Design; SE 101 Engineering Graphics