Qinglong Tang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest

Optical diagnostics on the in-cylinder air-fuel mixing and combustion processes of partially premixed combustion (PPC) and reactivity-controlled compression ignition (RCCI); Flame development characteristics of spark-assisted PPC strategy; Combustion characteristics of new alternative biofuels like butanol and polyoxymethylene dimethyl ethers (PODE); Spray-wall impingement impact on the in-cylinder combustion and soot emissions in the internal combustion engine; Laser diagnostics techniques of high-speed planar laser-induced fluorescence (PLIF) and planar laser-induced incandescence (PLII). 

Selected Publications


  • Ph.D. in Power Machinery and Engineering, State Key Laboratory of Engines, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China, 2017
  • M.Eng. in Power Engineering, State Key Laboratory of Engines, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China, 2012​

Professional Profile

  • ​2017.9 - present: Postdoctoral fellow, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia​

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Laser Diagnostics PLIF PLII combustion characteristics Engine combustion