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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

 

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Iron and steel plants Engineering & Materials Science
Process design Engineering & Materials Science
Stochastic programming Engineering & Materials Science
Multiobjective optimization Engineering & Materials Science
Exergy Engineering & Materials Science
Heat exchangers Engineering & Materials Science
Biodiesel Engineering & Materials Science
Power generation Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2003 2018

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

Gasoline
Scheduling
Nonlinear programming
Global optimization
Program processors

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

Iron and steel plants
Byproducts
Steam
Gases
Electricity

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
Heat exchangers
Hydraulics
Heat transfer
Hydraulic models
Geometry

Biodiesel processes energy improvement based on pinch and exergy analysis

Jia, Z., Chi, R., Sun, L. & Tan, H., 3 Apr 2017, (Accepted/In press) Chemical Engineering Transactions. Varbanov, P. S., Su, R., Lam, H. L., Liu, X. & Klemes, J. J. (eds.). The Italian Association of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 61. p. 487-492 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 61).

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

Open Access
File
Exergy
Biodiesel
Waste heat utilization
Fossil fuels
Heat exchangers

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
Iron and steel plants
Power generation
Heat generation
Waste heat utilization
Steam turbines