LI Chao
Address:
E306D, HITSGS Campus, Shenzhen University Town, Xili, Shenzhen, China (518055)
Email:
lichaosz-a-hit.edu.cn;
Phone:
0755-26033021
PERSONAL PROFILE
 
RESEARCH INTEREST
 
Computational wind engineering
Simulation of wind loads on buildings using CFD
Simulation of wind environment around buildings using CFD
Design and optimization of vertical axis wind turbine
Wind flow over complex hilly terrain
Empirical and CFD modeling of downburst
EDUCATION  
2006-2010
PhD in structure engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China. Thesis: Study on CFD simulation of turbulence wind field near ground
2003-2005
MSc in engineering mechanics, Harbin Institute of Technology, China. Thesis: Numerical simulation of wind load on buildings and wind flow over hilly terrain
1999-2003
BE in civil engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China.
RESEARCH & WORK EXPERIENCE  
2012-
Assistant professor, School of civil and environmental engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School
2011-2012
Research associate, Department of civil and structural engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2007
Research assistant, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering, City University of Hong Kong
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION & ACADEMIC SERVICE
 
RESEARCH PROJECTS
RESEARCH ACHIEVEMENT & AWARDS
PATENT
   
PAPER & BOOK PUBLICATIONS
1. Chao Li, Song-ye Zhu*, You-lin Xu, and Yi-qing Xiao, 2.5D large eddy simulation of vertical axis wind turbine in consideration of high angle of attack flow. Renew. Energy, 2013, 51(0) 317-330. (SCI, JCR RANK 2, Impact factor: 2.978)
2. Chao Li, Q. S. Li*, Yi-qing Xiao, Jin-ping. Ou. A Revised Empirical Model and CFD Simulations for 3D Axisymmetric Steady-State Flows of Downbursts and Impinging Jets. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics. 2012, 102:48-60. (SCI, Impact factor: 1.213)
3. Chao Li, Q. S. Li*, Sheng-hong Huang, Ji-yang Fu, Yiqing Xiao. Large eddy simulation of wind loads on a long-span spatial lattice roof. Wind and Structure. 2010, 13 (1): 57-82. (SCI, Impact factor: 0.635)
4. Chao Li, Yi-qing Xiao*, Jun Teng, Jin-ping Ou, Yi-yan Chen. Numerical evaluation of pedestrian wind environment using threshold exceedance probability approach. Engineering Mechanics. 2012, 29(12):15-21 (EI, in Chinese)
5. Yiqing Xiao*, Chao Li, Jinping Ou, Lili Song, Qiusheng Li. CFD approach to evaluation of wind energy in complex terrain. Journal of South China University of Technology. 2009, 37(9):30-35 (EI: 20094512438763, in Chinese)
6. Jun Teng*, Xiu-ying Li, Chao Li. Wind pressure distribution law for opening spatial structure surface. Earthquake Resistant Engineering and Retrofitting. 2010(6):18-24 (in Chinese)
CONFERENCE PAPERS/TALKS
 
1. Chao Li, Yi-qing Xiao, Wen-xing Guo, Jin-ping Ou. A wind tunnel study of vegetation influences on the turbulent boundary layer flow over escarpments and ridges. 13th International Conference on Wind Engineering, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2011
2. Yi-qing Xiao, Chao Li, Jin-ping Ou, Li-li Song. CFD Approach to the Micrositing of Wind Turbines in Complex Terrain. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments, ASCE, Honolulu, HI, 2010:1992-2000 (EI: 20104813420063)
3. Chao Li, Q. S. Li, Yi-qing Xiao, Jin-ping Ou. Simulations of Moving Downbursts Using CFD. The Seventh Asia-Pacific Conference on Wind Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, 2009 (EI: 20120814781995)
4. Chao Li, Q. S. Li, Yi-qing Xiao, Sheng-hong Huang, Ji-yang Fu. Large Eddy Simulation of Fluctuating Pressure on the Roof of a Long-Span Spatial Lattice Structure. The 6th International Conference on Vibration Engineering, Dalian, China, 2008:1119-1126
5. Xiao Yi-qing, Li Li-xiao., Li Chao, Li Q. S. Study on Longitudinal Wind Speed Spectrum Based on Field Measurement[J]. PROCEEDINGS OF THE TENTH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING FOR YOUNG EXPERTS, VOLS I AND II. 2008:1593-1598
6. Yi-qing Xiao, Chao Li, Q. S. Li, Jin-ping Ou, Li-li Song. Numerical Simulation of Wind Speed Distributions Over Complex Terrains. The Twelfth International Conference on Wind Engineering, Cairns, Australia, 2007:1119-1126
TEACHING/SUPERVISING EXPERIENCE
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School
An-bin Liu, 2011-, Bachelor Degree from Tsinghua University, Master student, is working on “Investigation on equilibrium atmospheric boundary layer simulation using rough-wall correction”. (co-supervised with Prof. Yi-qing Xiao)
Hong-hua Zhang, 2011-, Bachelor Degree from Harbin Institute of Technology, Master student, is working on the “Development and reliability research on steady atmospheric boundary layer wind tunnel in OpenFOAM”. (co-supervised with Prof. Yi-qing Xiao)
Li-kui Qi, 2012-, Bachelor Degree from Zhengzhou University, Master student, is working on the “Optimization of vertical axis wind turbine”.
Jia-ming Liu, 2012-, Bachelor Degree from Zhejiang University of Technology, Master student, is working on the “Simulation of tree canopy effects in CFD”.
Updated:2018-12