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Wei Liu’s group of ZJU-UIUC Institute is Recruiting One Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 16:00

Wei Liu’s group of ZJU-UIUC Institute is recruiting one Postdoctoral research fellow. The main research area is Indoor environment, aircraft cabin environment, and energy-efficient, healthy, and sustainable building design and analysis.


    PhD with general engineering background (such as Building Technology, Energy Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, etc.) are all welcome. Previous experiences and research related to computational fluid dynamics, building energy simulation, indoor air quality and thermal comfort will be preferred. Basic programming and math/statistical skills are plus.


    Interested PhDs are encouraged to contact Dr. Wei Liu at with:
1. CV including the education background, publications, honors and awards, etc.
2. Scanned copy of diploma, since bachelor’s degree.
3. List for references (at least two, contacts only).

    The salary is based the national regulations and that of Zhejiang University, it should be between ¥100,000 and ¥200,000 annually.

Principle Investigator:
    Dr. Wei Liu joined the ZJU-UIUC institute as an Assistant Professor on October 1, 2017. He has conducted research on simulation and measurement of airflow and contaminant dispersion in enclosed spaces, such as buildings and airplanes. His Ph.D. thesis topic was inverse design of air distributions in enclosed environments. Wei has published 33 journal papers. He was a recipient of an ASHRAE Grant-in-Aid Award, won the first prize in an ASHRAE computational-fluid-dynamics shootout contest, and was a Bilsland Dissertation Fellow at Purdue University.
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