Professional Education


  • Ph.D., Stanford University, Mechanical Engineering (2019)
  • M.S., Northwestern University, Mechanical Engineering (2014)
  • B.S., Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Mechanical Engineering (2012)

Stanford Advisors


  • Hai Wang, Postdoctoral Faculty Sponsor

Lab Affiliations


All Publications


  • A high pressure shock tube study of pyrolysis of real jet fuel Jet A PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMBUSTION INSTITUTE Han, X., Liszka, M., Xu, R., Brezinsky, K., Wang, H. 2019; 37 (1): 189–96
  • Principle of large component number in multicomponent fuel combustion - a Monte Carlo study PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMBUSTION INSTITUTE Xu, R., Wang, H. 2019; 37 (1): 613–20
  • A Physics-based approach to modeling real-fuel combustion chemistry - III. Reaction kinetic model of JP10 COMBUSTION AND FLAME Tao, Y., Xu, R., Wang, K., Shao, J., Johnson, S. E., Movaghar, A., Han, X., Park, J., Lu, T., Brezinsky, K., Egolfopoulos, F. N., Davidson, D. F., Hanson, R. K., Bowman, C. T., Wang, H. 2018; 198: 466–76
  • A physics based approach to modeling real-fuel combustion chemistry - IV. HyChem modeling of combustion kinetics of a bio-derived jet fuel and its blends with a conventional Jet A COMBUSTION AND FLAME Wang, K., Xu, R., Parise, T., Shao, J., Movaghar, A., Lee, D., Park, J., Gao, Y., Lu, T., Egolfopoulos, F. N., Davidson, D. F., Hanson, R. K., Bowman, C. T., Wang, H. 2018; 198: 477–89
  • A physics-based approach to modeling real-fuel combustion chemistry - II. Reaction kinetic models of jet and rocket fuels COMBUSTION AND FLAME Xu, R., Wang, K., Banerjee, S., Shao, J., Parise, T., Zhu, Y., Wang, S., Movaghar, A., Lee, D., Zhao, R., Han, X., Gao, Y., Lu, T., Brezinsky, K., Egolfopoulos, F. N., Davidson, D. F., Hanson, R. K., Bowman, C. T., Wang, H. 2018; 193: 520–37
  • A physics-based approach to modeling real-fuel combustion chemistry - I. Evidence from experiments, and thermodynamic, chemical kinetic and statistical considerations COMBUSTION AND FLAME Wang, H., Xu, R., Wang, K., Bowman, C. T., Hanson, R. K., Davidson, D. F., Brezinsky, K., Egolfopoulos, F. N. 2018; 193: 502–19
  • Fuel effects on lean blow-out in a realistic gas turbine combustor COMBUSTION AND FLAME Esclapez, L., Ma, P. C., Mayhew, E., Xu, R., Stouffer, S., Lee, T., Wang, H., Ihme, M. 2017; 181: 82–99
  • Binary diffusion coefficients and non-premixed flames extinction of long-chain alkanes PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMBUSTION INSTITUTE Liu, C., Zhao, R., Xu, R., Egolfopoulos, F. N., Wang, H. 2017; 36 (1): 1523-1530
  • A Mixed Double-Sided Incremental Forming Toolpath Strategy for Improved Geometric Accuracy JOURNAL OF MANUFACTURING SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME Zhang, Z., Ren, H., Xu, R., Moser, N., Smith, J., Ndip-Agbor, E., Malhotra, R., Xia, Z. C., Ehmann, K. F., Cao, J. 2015; 137 (5)

    View details for DOI 10.1115/1.4031092

    View details for Web of Science ID 000370851000008