Lijun Wang


DepartmentNatural Resources and Environmental Design



OfficeSockwell Hall
Room: 121

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Lijun Wang


Other: Biochemistry and biochemical engineering (14 credits) and Leadership Education (6 credits), University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2006

Ph D: Agricultural and Food Engineering, National University of Ireland, Dublin, 2002

MS: Chemical Engineering, South China University of Technology, 1997

BS: Chemical engineering, Zhengzhou University, 1994

Research Interests

Bioenergy processing technologies; Wastes-to-energy technologies; Biorefinery design and analysis; Energy efficiency and management in processing facilities; Computational process engineering and process control

Recent Publications

Pylypenko, Anton  Rastigejev, Yevgenii  Wang, Lijun  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2017).  Experimental and Numerical Sudy of Cold Gas-solid Hydrodynamics in a Fluidized Bed Gasifier.  (PowerEnergy2017-3263,  pp. 10).  ASME paper .

Amini, Hossein  Hashemisohi, Abolhasan  Wang, Lijun  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  Bikdash, Marwan  Kc, Dukka  Yuan, Wenqiao  (2016).  Numerical and experimental investigation of hydrodynamics and light transfer in open raceway ponds at various algal cell concentrations and medium depths.  (156,  pp. 11-23).  Chemical Engineering Science.

Rafati, M.   Wang, Lijun  Dayton, David  Schimmel, Keith  Kabadi, Vinayak  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2016).  Techno-economic analysis of production of Fisher-Tropsch liquids via biomass gasification: the effects of Fischer-Tropsch catalysts and natural gas co-feeding.  (133,  pp. 153-166).  Energy Conversion and Management.

Li, R.  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  Wang, Lijun  Zhang, B.  Hung, Albert  Dayton, D  (2016).  Graphite encapsulated molybdenum carbide core/shell nanocomposite for highly selective conversion of guaiacol to phenolic compounds in methanol.  (528,  pp. 123-130).  Applied Catalysis A: General.

Ansah, E.  Wang, Lijun  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2016).  Thermogravimetric and calorimetric characteristics during co-pyrolysis of municipal solid waste components.  (56,  pp. 196-206).  Waste Management.

Amini, Hossein  Wang, Lijun  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2016).  Effects of harvesting cell density, medium depth and environmental factors on biomass and lipid productivities of Chlorella vulgaris in swine wastewater.  (152,  pp. 403-412).  Chemical Engineering Science.

Zhang, B.  Wang, Lijun  Riddicka, B.  Li, R.  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2016).  Sustainable production of algal biomass and biofuels using swine wastewater in North Carolina, US.  (8,  pp. 477-488).  Sustainability.

Darkwah, Kwabena  Wang, Lijun  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2016).  Simultaneous Saccharification and Fermentation of Sweet Sorghum Bagasse after Acid Pretreatment.   Energy Source Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects.