Xin Yang

PhD Student

PhD Supervisors: Professor Mohamed Pourkashanian, Professor Derek B. Ingham and Professor Lin Ma

Energy 2050, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Research interests/project: Prediction of ash deposition behaviours for coal/biomass combustion

Research groups: Energy Engineering Group

Publications:

  • Yang X, Ingham D, Ma L, Williams A, Pourkashanian M. Predicting ash deposition behaviour for co-combustion of palm kernel with coal based on CFD modelling of particle impaction and sticking. Fuel 2016;165:41-9.
  • Yang X, Ingham D, Ma L, Srinivasan N, Pourkashanian M. Ash deposition propensity of coals/blends combustion in boilers: a modelling analysis based on multi-slagging routes. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute (In press, 2017).

Presentations:

  • Yang X, Ingham D, Ma L, Srinivasan N, Pourkashanian M. Ash deposition propensity of coals/blends combustion in boilers: a modelling analysis based on multi-slagging routes. The 36th International Symposium on Combustion, Seoul, KOREA. 31 July-5 August 2016.
  • Yang X, Ingham D, Ma L, Zhou H, Pourkashanian M. Understanding the ash deposition formation in a pilot-scale furnace: a dynamic CFD modelling analysis. The 11th European Conference on Coal Research and its Applications, Sheffield, UK. 5-7 September 2016.