Photo of Li Sun

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

•Machine learning and artificial intelligence applied to on-line optimization of utility systems •Resilient design and operation of site utility systems in process industries •Reliability and availability analysis of site utility systems

20032018

Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Overview

Dr Li Sun

Lecturer in Chemical Engineering at the University of West Scotland (UWS). 

Li had been working at the University of Manchester and Dalian University of Technology in China before she joined the UWS in Nov 2018

 

Research areas:

  • Whole site system energy improvement and emissions reduction by systematic optimization
  • System operational optimization and scheduling under uncertainty
  • System reliability and availability analysis
  • Waste heat recovery

 

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Li Sun is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 1 Similar Profiles

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output

An improved approach to scheduling gasoline blending and order delivery operations

Hussain, N., Li, J., Sun, L., Xiao, X. & Cao, C., 2 Aug 2018, 13th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering (PSE 2018). Eden, M. R., Ierapetritou, M. G. & Towler, G. P. (eds.). Elsevier B.V., p. 1615-1620 6 p. (Computer Aided Chemical Engineering; vol. 44).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • 2 Citations (Scopus)

    A novel multi-period mixed-integer linear optimization model for optimal distribution of byproduct gases, steam and power in an iron and steel plant

    Zeng, Y., Xiao, X., Li, J., Sun, L., Floudas, C. A. & Li, H., 15 Jan 2018, In : Energy. 143, p. 881-899 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 5 Citations (Scopus)

    Thermal-hydraulic performance analysis of corrugated plate heat exchanger

    Tan, W. Q., Sun, L., Jia, Z. & Li, J., 31 Aug 2018, Chemical Engineering Transactions. The Italian Association of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 70. p. 1153-1158 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access
    File
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    16 Downloads (Pure)

    Biodiesel processes energy improvement based on pinch and exergy analysis

    Jia, Z., Chi, R., Sun, L. & Tan, H., 2017, In : Chemical Engineering Transactions. 61, p. 487-492 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    11 Downloads (Pure)

    Mathematical modelling and optimization for integrated production and energy system in an iron and steel plant

    Zeng, Y., Xiao, X., Li, J. & Sun, L., 31 Oct 2017, Chemical Engineering Transactions. Varbanov, P. S., Su, R., Lam, H. L., Liu, X. & Klemeš, J. J. (eds.). The Italian Association of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 61. p. 1771-1776 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 61).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access
    File
  • 4 Downloads (Pure)

    Activities

    • 17 Oral presentation
    • 2 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

    Workshop for research development - Uni of Manchester and Tianjin University, in Tianjin China

    Li Sun (Organiser)
    2018 → …

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    UK-China Researcher Links Workshop

    Li Sun (Member of programme committee)
    2018 → …

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    PRES 2018, 25 – 29 Aug 2018, Prague, Czech Republic

    Li Sun (Speaker)
    2018 → …

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

    EFENIS meeting, 14-15 Feb. 2013, Leverkusen Germany

    Li Sun (Speaker)
    2016 → …

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

    EFENIS meeting in MOL, 20-22 Jul. 2015, Genoa, Italy

    Li Sun (Speaker)
    2015 → …

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation