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AE Combustion Lab

Group leader

 

 

Wenting Sun

 

Assistant Professor

School of Aerospace Engineering

School of Mechanical Engineering (courtesy appointment)

Georgia Institute of Technology

 

 

 

Email: wenting.sun at aerospace.gatech.edu

Phone: 404-894-0524

Office: Guggenheim 364

 

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Education:

 

  • Ph.D., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 2013, Princeton University

  • M.E., Engineering Physics, 2007, Tsinghua University

  • B.E., Engineering Physics, 2005, Tsinghua University

 

Research interests:

 

  • Combustions

  • Plasma assisted combustion

  • Laser diagnostics and spectroscopy

  • Chemical kinetics of fuels

  • Kinetic mechanism reduction and multi-time scale modeling

 

 

Ph.D students

 

 

Xiang Gao

 

Since 2013

 

Research interest:

ozone assisted combustion, kinetic model reduction

 

 

 

 

Suo Yang

 

Since 2013

 

Research interest:

numerical modeling of turbulent combustion and plasma assisted combustion

 

 

 

 

Miad Karimi

 

Since 2014

 

Research interest:

laser absorption spectroscopy, shock tube, supercritical CO2 oxy-combustion

 

 

 

 

Jinhoon Choe

 

Since 2014

 

Research interest:

plasma assisted combustion, combustion instability control

 

 

 

   

 

 

Bin Wu

 

Since 2016

 

Research interest:

super rapid compression machine, combustion kinetics

 

 

 

Master students

 
 

Zefang Liu

 

Since 2016

 

Research interest:

CFD

 

Stewart Carpenter

 

Since 2014

 

Research interest:

laser absorption spectroscopy, combustion chemistry

 

 

 

 

Michael Barnett

 

Since 2016

 

Research interest:

super rapid compression machine, combustion kinetics

 

 

 

 

 

Alumni

  • Kenneth Ng (MS 2016) currently at Automated Tooling System

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lab Information:

Ben T. Zinn Combustion Lab

635 Strong St, Atlanta, GA 30318

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Contact: Wenting Sun, 404-894-0524, wenting.sun at aerospace.gatech.edu