2003      Ph.D.    Civil Engineering,             University of Miami (UM), USA
2000      M.S.      Mechanical Engineering,  Chinese Academy of Sciences, China,
1997      B.S.      Mechanical Engineering,   Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
2008.8-Date    Associate Professor       Department of architecture, Zhejiang University
2007-2008       Lecturer                        College of Engineering, University of Miami,USA     
2005-2008       Post Doctor                   Civil Engineering/RSMAS, University of Miami,USA
2004-2005       Project Engineer            NationsHealth, Florida,USA


  1. VOC Emissions from painted building materails. 
  2. Indoor secondary emissions 
  3. Sustainable building technologies (Solar energy, ventilation, building envelope,  etc.)
  1. Natural ventilation of square vertical channel subjected to uniform heat flux. Chinese NSF, 620K, 2017-2020
  2. Roadmap for full scale deployment of RE in buildings in Changjiang River region.150K Euro, funded by REEEP, 2011-2012
  3. Modeling of emission from wet paints. National Natural Science Foundation, 200K, 2011-2013 
  4. Paint films in the VOC emissions from paints, Zhejiang Provincial Natural Science Foundation, 60K, 2011-2013 
  5. Impact of NO2 on the secondary indoor pollution induced by ozone oxidizing building materails. 2010-2012,36K, Funded by the Department of Education. 
  6. Indoor secondary emission caused by the gas-cooking activities. 2011-2013, 40K, Funded by the Department of Education.


  1. Undergraduate, Equipment for Buildings (with Dr. Chen Fei). Fall and Winter Sessions.
  2. Graduate. Building simulations. Summer session.  


Undergraduate students are wecome to participate into my research on secondary emissions and natural building ventilation through the platform of SRTP projects.



office: Department of Architecture,  Yue Ya Lou 405B,

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