Yi Yang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Melbourne.
Yi received Ph. D from Pennsylvania State University in 2008. He worked as a postdoc at the Combustion Research Facility at Sandia National Laboratories (California) before joining the Department in 2012.
Yi's research aims to develop next-generation engines with low GHG and pollutant emissions. His interests include alternative fuels, advanced compression ignition engines, fuel/engine interactions, combustion chemistry, renewable fuel production, catalytic combustion and emission control.
Applicants with a background in Chemical/Thermal Engineering and interested in combustion and fuels are welcome to contact for PhD opportunities.
SINOPEC Research Institute of Petroleum Processing 2000
East China University of Science and Technology 1997
Available for supervision
We look for applicants with Mechanical/Chemical Engineering background. Our research focuses on advanced engine combustion, low emission fuels, combustion kinetics, catalytic combustion, and emission controls.