Research Interests

​My research interest is in freely falling and suspended droplet combustion of heavy fuel oil, catalytic cracking or reforming of bio-fuel and coal to produce fuel gas and other high value-added products, as well as the novel oxy-fuel combustion to mitigate carbon emission.


Selected Publications

  • Hydrogen-rich gas production from steam gasification of lignite integrated with CO2 capture using dual calcium-base...
    L. Jiang, S. Hu, S. S. A. S. Hassan et al.
    Energy Fuels, 32 (2): 12651275, (2018)
  • Catalytic behaviors of alkali metal salt involved in homogeneous volatile and heterogeneous char reforming in steam...
    Long Jiang, Changyi Liu, Song Hu* et al.
    Energy Conversion and Management, 158: 147-155, (2018)
  • Co-production of hydrogen and carbon nanotubes from the decomposition/reforming of biomass-derived organics over Ni...
    L. He, S. Hu, L. Jiang et al.
    Fuel, 210: 307-314, (2017)
  • Formation, fates and roles of catalytic precursors generated from the K2CO3–carbon interactions in the K2CO3–cataly...
    L. Jiang, S. Hu, K. Xu et al.
    Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 124:384-392, (2017)
  • Evolution of structure and activity of char-supported iron catalysts prepared for steam reforming of bio-oil
    Y. Wang, L. Jiang, S. Hu et al.
    Fuel Processing Technology, 158, 180-190, (2017)
  • Performance and carbonation kinetics of modified CaO-based sorbents derived from different precursors in multiple C...
    L. Jiang, S. Hu, S. Shatir A. S. Hassan et al.
    Energy Fuels, 30 (11):9563-9571, (2016)
  • Catalytic effects of inherent alkali and alkaline earth metallic species on steam gasification of biomass
    L. Jiang, S. Hu, Y. Wang et al.
    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 40(45): 1546015469, (2015)
  • Effects of inherent alkali and alkaline earth metallic species on yield and property of biomass pyrolysis products
    S. Hu, L. Jiang, Y. Wang et al.
    Bioresource Technology, 192, 23-30, (2015)
  • Influence of different demineralization pretreatment on physicochemical structure and thermal degradation of biomas...
    L. Jiang, S. Hu, L. Sun et al.
    Bioresource Technology, 146: 254260, (2013)
  • Release characteristics of alkali and alkaline earth metallic species during biomass pyrolysis and steam gasificati...
    L. Jiang, S. Hu, J. Xiang et al.
    Bioresource Technology, 116: 278-284, (2012)

Education Profile

  • ​Ph.D. Thermal engineering, Huazhong University of Science and technology, China, 2008-2013


Professional Profile

  • ​2017-present, Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2014-2017, Postdoctoral fellow, Huazhong University of Science and technology, Wuhan, China

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)
  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)