October 8, 2018

Mr Hengrui LIU


Hengrui Liu is a Ph.D. Candidate at the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of New South Wales, Australia. He received his Master’s degree of Mechanical Engineering with Excellence in 2018 from University of New South Wales. Currently supervised by Prof Guan Heng Yeoh, Dr Anthony Chun Yin Yuen and Dr Victoria Timchenko, his main research interests are Fire Suppression and Multiphase Modelling.


2012/09 – 2016/07

2016/07 – 2018/07

2018/08 – present


Bachelor of Building Environment and Energy Engineering

Master of Mechanical Engineering

PhD of Mechanical Engineering

List of Publications

Liu, H., C. Wang, I. M. De Cachinho Cordeiro, A. C. Y. Yuen, Q. Chen, Q. N. Chan, S. Kook and G. H. Yeoh (2019).
"Critical assessment on operating water droplet sizes for fire sprinkler and water mist systems." Journal of Building Engineering: 100999.


Hengrui Liu , Anthony Chun Yin Yuen , Ivan Miguel De Cachinho Cordeiro , Yu Han , Timothy Bo Yuan Chen , Qing Nian Chan , Sanghoon Kook & Guan Heng Yeoh (2021):
"A novel stochastic approach to study water droplet/flame interaction of water mist systems", Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications,


Liu Hengrui, De Cachinho Cordeiro Ivan Miguel, Yuen Anthony Chun Yin, Wang Cheng, Li Ao, Yeoh Guan Heng (2021)
"Numerical modeling of wet steam infused fluid mixture for potential fire suppression applications." Exp. Comput. Multiph. Flow . ,


H. Liu, C. Wen, A.C.Y. Yuen, Y. Han, S.C.-P. Cheung, S. Kook, G.H. Yeoh, A novel thermal management system for battery packs in hybrid electrical vehicles utilising waste heat recovery, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 195 (2022).


Hengrui Liu, Ivan Miguel De Cachinho Cordeiro, Anthony Chun Yin Yuen, Qing Nian Chan, Sanghoon Kook & Guan Heng Yeoh (2022)
Application of multi-parametric characterization to water-based fire suppression systems in compartment fire scenarios, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications


Li, A., A. C. Y. Yuen, T. B. Y. Chen, C. Wang, H. Liu, R. Cao, W. Yang, G. H. Yeoh and V. Timchenko (2019).
"Computational Study of Wet Steam Flow to Optimize Steam Ejector Efficiency for Potential Fire Suppression Application." Applied Sciences 9(7): 1486.


Han, Y., L. Guo, X. Wang, A. C. Y. Yuen, C. Li, R. Cao, H. Liu, T. B. Y. Chen, J. Tu and G. H. Yeoh (2019).
"A Steam Ejector Refrigeration System Powered by Engine Combustion Waste Heat: Part 1. Characterization of the Internal Flow Structure." Applied Sciences 9(20): 4275.


Han, Y., X. Wang, L. Guo, A. C. Y. Yuen, H. Liu, R. Cao, C. Wang, C. Li, J. Tu and G. H. Yeoh (2019).
"A Steam Ejector Refrigeration System Powered by Engine Combustion Waste Heat: Part 2. Understanding the Nature of the Shock Wave Structure." Applied Sciences 9(20): 4435.


Anthony Chun Yin Yuen, Timothy Bo Yuan Chen, Ao Li, Ivan Miguel De Cachinho Cordeiro, Luzhe Liu, Hengrui Liu, Anson Lok Pui Lo, Qing Nian Chan and Guan Heng Yeoh (2021).
"Evaluating the fire risk associated with cladding panels: An overview of fire incidents, policies, and future perspective in fire standards." Fire and Materials 9(20): 4435.


De Cachinho Cordeiro Ivan Miguel, Liu Hengrui, Yuen Anthony Chun Yin, Chen Timothy Bo Yuan, Li Ao, Cao Rui Feng, Yeoh Guan Heng, (2021)
"Numerical investigation of expandable graphite suppression on metal-based fire." Heat Mass Transfer