Research Areas

Fluid Mechanics, Applied Mathematics

Educational Background

2009-2013 Bachelor, University of Science and Technology of China

2013-2018 Doctor, University of Science and Technology of China

Work Experience

2021.09-present  Assistant Professor, YAU Mathematical Science Center, Tsinghua University

2019.05-2021.07  Postdoctoral Associate, Tsinghua University

2019.01-2019.04  Visiting Scholar, Twente University


[1] B. Wang, S. Liu, Z.-H. Wan, D.-J. Sun, Radius ratio dependency of the instability of fully compressible convection in rapidly rotating spherical shells, Journal of Fluid Mechanics (in press).

[2] S. Liu, L.-F. Jiang, C. Wang, C. Sun, Lagrangian dynamics and heat transfer in porous media convection, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 917, A32 (2021).

[3] S. Liu, S. G. Huisman, Heat transfer enhancement in Rayleigh-Bénard convection using a single passive barrier, Physical Review Fluids 5, 123502 (2020).

[4] S. Liu, L.-F. Jiang, K. L. Chong, X. Zhu, Z.-H. Wan, R. J. A. M. Stevens, D. Lohse, C. Sun, From Rayleigh-Bénard convection to porous-media convection: how porosity affects heat transfer and flow structure, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 895, A18 (2020).

[5] S. Liu, Z.-H. Wan, R. Yan, C. Sun, D.-J. Sun, Onset of fully compressible convection in a rapidly rotating spherical shell, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 873, 1090-1115 (2019).

[6] C.-S. Sun, S. Liu, Q. Wang, Z.-H. Wan, D.-J. Sun, Bifurcations in penetrative Rayleigh-Bénard Convection in a cylindrical container, Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition) 40, 695-704 (2019).

[7] S. Liu, S.-N. Xia, R. Yan, Z.-H. Wan, D.-J. Sun, Linear and weakly nonlinear analysis of Rayleigh-Bénard convection of perfect gas with non-Oberbeck-Boussinesq effects, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 845, 141-169 (2018).

[8] S. Liu, B.-F. Wang, Z.-H. Wan, D.-J. Ma, D.-J. Sun, Bifurcation analysis of laminar isothermal planar opposed-jet flow, Computers and Fluids 140, 72-80 (2016).