WANG HaimingResearch Assistant Professor



Address: Room C202, Department of Energy and Power Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084.

Education background

2012:09-2017.07: Department of Thermal Engineering, Tsinghua University, Ph.D

2014.09-2015.03: University of Alberta, Visiting Student

2008.09-2012.07: China University of Mining and Technology, B.E.


2020.08 till now: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Energy and Power Engineering, Tsinghua University  

2018.12-2020.07: Research Fellow, Nanyang Technological University

2017.09-2018.09: PostDoc. University of Waterloo

Concurrent Academic

Frontiers in chemical engineering, Reviewer Editor;

Reviewer for Environmental Science & Technology, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, Chemical Engineering Journal, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Chemosphere etc.

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

Photocatalytic technology in environment and energy conversion;

Flue gas purification

Clean energy conversion and utilization

Resource utilization of solid waste

Academic Achievement

1. Haiming Wang*, Guicai Liu, Yinn Zhao Boon, Andrei Veksha, Apostolos Giannis, Teik Thye Lim, Grzegorz Lisak*. Dual-functional witherite in improving chemical looping performance of iron ore and simultaneous adsorption of HCl in syngas at high temperature. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2020, In press.

2. Haiming Wang*, Guicai Liu, Andrei Veksha, Xiaomin Dou, Apostolos Giannis, Teik Thye Lim, Grzegorz Lisak*. Iron Ore Modified with Alkaline Earth Metals for the Chemical Looping Combustion of Municipal Solid Waste Derived Syngas. Journal of Cleaner Production, 2020, In press.

3. Ke Yin1*, Haiming Wang1 (Co-first author), Andrei Veksha, Xiaomin Dou, Dara Khairunnisa Binte Mohamed, Stephan Heberlein, Grzegorz Lisak. Oxygen carriers from incineration bottom ash for chemical looping combustion of syngas: Effect of composition on combustion efficiency. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2020, In press.

4. Ning Xie, Haiming Wang*, Changfu You. Role of oxygen functional groups in Pb2+ adsorption from aqueous solution on carbonaceous surface: a density functional theory study. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 2020, In press.

5. Haiming Wang*, Xiaomin Dou, Andrei Veksha, Wen Liu, Apostolos Giannis, Liya Ge, Teik Thye Lim, Grzegorz Lisak*. Barium aluminate improved iron ore for the chemical looping combustion of syngas. Applied Energy, 2020, 272, 115236.

6. Haiming Wang*, Hanzi Liu, Zhen Chen, Andrei Veksha, Grzegorz Lisak, and Changfu You*. Interaction between SO2 and NO in their adsorption and photocatalytic conversion on TiO2. Chemosphere, 2020, 249, 126-136.

7. Zhen Chen, Zhiqiang Jiang, Haiming Wang*, Changfu You. Experimental investigation on the synergetic removal of SO3, SO2, and particulate matter in gas-liquid flow-pattern-controlling column coupling with ultrasonic wave. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2020, 59, 7, 3189-3197.

8. Zhen Chen, Changfu You, Haiming Wang*, Ning Xie. A novel technical route based on wet flue gas desulfurization process for flue gas dehumidification, water and heat recovery. Applied Thermal Engineering, 2020, 171, 115102.

9. Hanzi Liu, Changfu You, Haiming Wang*. Time-resolved in-situ IR and DFT study: NH3 adsorption and redox cycle of acid site on vanadium-based catalysts for NO abatement via selective catalytic reduction. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2020, 382, 122756.

10. Chen, Zhen; Peng, Yue; Chen, Jianjun; Wang, Chizhong; Yin, Haibo; Wang, Haiming; You, Changfu; Li, Junhua. Performance and mechanism of photocatalytic toluene degradation and catalyst regeneration by thermal/UV treatment. Environmental Science & Technology, 2020, In press.

11. Jianjun Pei, Haiming Wang, Changfu You. Optimization of staged combustion in a 600 MWe tangentially fired boiler with wall air injection. Fuel, 2020, 275, 117951.

12. Lei Yu, Wei Zhou, Zhenyi Luo, Haiming Wang, Wen Liu*, Ke Yin*. Developing Oxygen Carriers for Chemical Looping Biomass Processing: Challenges and Opportunities. Advanced Sustainable Systems, 2020, 2000099.

13. Zehua Pan, Wei Ping Chan, Wen Da Oh, AndreiVeksha, Apostolos Giannis, Kumaran S/.O. Tamilselvam, Junxi Lei, Dara Khairunnisa Binte Mohamed, Haiming Wang, Grzegorz Lisak, Teik-Thye Lim. Regenerable Co-ZnO-based nanocomposites for high-temperature syngas desulfurization. Fuel Processing Technology, 2020, 201, 106344.

14. Haiming Wang, Qinghai Li, Changfu You, Zhongchao Tan*. An empirical model of absorption of nitric oxide with ammoniacal cobalt (II) solutions in a spraying tower. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 2019, 148, 240-250.

15. Haiming Wang, Qingxia Liu, Changfu You*. Regeneration of sulfur-deactivated TiO2 photocatalysts. Applied Catalysis A, General, 2019, 572, 15–23.

16. Dong Xie, Haiming Wang*, Jun Tao, Dongwu Chang, Changfu You. Sulfur Trioxide Removal Performance of Alkaline Sorbents Injection in the Temperature Range 400-705 °C: a pilot-scale study. Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology, 2019, 94, 2382–2388.

17. Hanzi Liu, Shuo Zhao, Changfu You, Haiming Wang*. Experimental Study on the Enhancement of SNCR Denitrification Process with Methane and Propane in a Circulating Fluidized Bed. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2019, 58, 7825−7833.

18. Zhen Chen, Changfu You, Haiming Wang*, Qingxia Liu. Experimental study on the synergetic removal of fine particles by wet flue gas desulfurization tower with a flow pattern control device. Powder Technology, 2019, 343, 122–128.

19. Wei Zhang, Haiming Wang*, Changfu You. Numerical Simulation of Moderate Temperature Desulfurization in Circulating Fluidized Bed Reactor Considering Sorbent Abrasion. Energy & Fuels, 2019, 33, 1, 484-492.

20. Zehua Pan*, Wei Ping Chan, Andrei Veksha, Apostolos Giannis, Xiaomin Dou, Haiming Wang, Grzegorz Lisak, Teik-Thye Lim*. Thermodynamic analyses of synthetic natural gas production via municipal solid waste gasification, high-temperature water electrolysis and methanation. Energy Conversion and Management, 2019, 202, 112160.

21. Haiming Wang, Changfu You*, Zhongchao Tan*. Enhanced photocatalytic oxidation of SO2 on TiO2 surface by Na2CO3 modification. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2018, 350, 89-99.

22. Haiming Wang*, Changfu You. Photocatalytic oxidation of SO2 on TiO2 and the catalyst deactivation: a kinetic study. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2018, 350, 268-277.

23. Zhen Chen, Haiming Wang*, Jiankun Zhuo, Changfu You. Enhancement of Mass Transfer between Flue Gas and Slurry in the Wet Flue Gas Desulfurization Spray Tower. Energy & Fuels, 2018, 32, 703−712.

24. Zhen Chen, Changfu You, Haiming Wang*. The synergetic particles collection in three different wet flue gas desulfurization towers: A pilot-scale experimental investigation. Fuel processing Technology, 2018, 179, 344–350.

25. Zhen Chen, Haiming Wang, Jiankun Zhuo, Changfu You*. Experimental and numerical study on effects of deflectors on flow field distribution and desulfurization efficiency in spray towers. Fuel Processing Technology, 2017, 162, 1–12.

26. Dong Xie, Haiming Wang, Dongwu Chang, Changfu You*. Semidry Desulfurization Process with In Situ Supported Sorbent Preparation. Energy & Fuels, 2017, 31, 4211-4218.

27. Haiming Wang, Changfu You*. Photocatalytic removal of low concentration SO2 by titanium dioxide. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2016, 292, 199-206.

28. Haiming Wang, Dong Xie, Qun Chen, Changfu You*. Kinetic modeling for the deactivation of TiO2 during the photocatalytic removal of low concentration SO2. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2016, 303, 425-432.

29. Haiming Wang, Changfu You*. Experimental Investigation into the Spontaneous Ignition Behavior of Upgraded Coal Products. Energy & Fuels, 2014, 28, (3), 2267-2271.

30. Changfu You*, Haiming Wang, Kai Zhang. Moisture Adsorption Properties of Dried Lignite. Energy & Fuels, 2013, 27, (1), 177-182.