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Publications

  • Li, M. 2017. Li-ion dynamics and state of charge estimation. Renewable Energy 100: 44-52.

  • Li, M., T. Bui and S. Chao. 2016. Three-dimensional CFD analysis of hydrodynamics and concentration polarization in an industrial RO feed channel. Desalination 397: 194-204.

  • Li, M. 2015. Analysis and optimization of pressure retarded osmosis for power generation. AIChE Journal 61: 1233-1241.

  • Li, M. 2014. Energy Consumption in Spiral-Wound Seawater Reverse Osmosis at the Thermodynamic Limit. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 53: 3293-3299.

  • Li, M. 2013. Unified Model-Based Analysis and Optimization of Specific Energy Consumption in BWRO and SWRO. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 52: 17241-17248.

  • Li, M., K. Duraiswamy and M. Knobbe. 2012. Adsorption enhanced steam reforming of methanol for hydrogen generation in conjunction with fuel cell. Chemical Engineering Science 67: 26-33.

  • Li, M. and B. Noh. 2012. Validation of model-based optimization of brackish water reverse osmosis (BWRO) plant operation. Desalination 304: 20-24.

  • Li, M. 2012. Optimal plant operation of brackish water reverse osmosis (BWRO) desalination. Desalination 293: 61-68.

  • Li, M. 2012. Optimization of Multitrain Brackish Water Reverse Osmosis (BWRO) Desalination. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 51: 3732-3739.

  • Li, M. 2011. Dynamics of CO2 adsorption on sodium oxide promoted alumina in a packed-bed reactor. Chemical Engineering Science 66: 5938-5944.

  • Li, M. 2011. Reducing specific energy consumption in Reverse Osmosis (RO) water desalination. Desalination 276: 128-135.

  • Li, M. 2011. Dynamics of CO.sub.2 adsorption on sodium oxide promoted alumina in a packed-bed reactor. Chemical Engineering Science 66: 5938.

  • Sislian, P., J. Rau, D. Pham, X. Zhang, M. Li, L. Madler and P.D. Christofides. 2010. Bacterial Aerosol Neutralization by Aerodynamic Shocks Using an Impactor System: Experimental Results for B. atropheus spores. Chemical Engineering Science 65: 4814-4826.

  • Sislian, P., D. Pham, X. Zhang, M. Li, L. Madler and P.D. Christofides. 2010. Bacterial Aerosol Neutralization by Aerodynamic Shocks Using an Impactor System: Experimental Results for E. coli and Analysis. Chemical Engineering Science 65: 1490-1502.

  • Duraiswamy, K., A. Chellappa, G. Smith, Y. Liu and M. Li. 2010. Development of a high-efficiency hydrogen generator for fuel cells for distributed power generation. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 35: 8962-8969.

  • Li, M. 2010. Minimization of Energy in Reverse Osmosis Water Desalination Using Constrained Nonlinear Optimization. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 49: 1822-1831.

  • Sislian, P., X. Zhang, M. Li, D. Pham, L. Madler and P.D. Christofides. 2009. Bacterial Aerosol Neutralization by Aerodynamic Shocks Using a Novel Impactor System: Design and Computation. Chemical Engineering Science 64: 1953-1967.

  • Li, M. 2009. Optimal Product Transition In Glass Furnaces. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 48: 2598-2604.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2009. Modeling and Control of High-Velocity Oxygen-Fuel (HVOF) Thermal Spray. Journal of Thermal Spray Technology 18: 753-768.

  • Li, M. 2009. Thermodynamic analysis of adsorption enhanced reforming of ethanol. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 34: 9362-9372.

  • Christofides, P., N. El-Farra, M. Li and P. Mhaskar. 2008. Model-based control of particulate processes. Chemical Engineering Science 63: 1156-1172.

  • Li, M. 2008. Dynamics of axially dispersed reactors. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 47: 4797-4806.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2008. Optimal control of diffusion-convection-reaction processes using reduced-order models. Computers and Chemical Engineering 32: 2123-2135.

  • Li, M. 2008. Equilibrium Calculation of Gaseous Reactive Systems with Simultaneous Species Adsorption. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 47: 9263-9271.

  • Xu, C., M. Li, X. Zhang, K. Tu and Y. Xie. 2007. Theoretical studies of displacement deposition of nickel into porous silicon with ultrahigh aspect ratio. Electrochimica Acta 52: 3901-3909.

  • Christofides, P., M. Li and L. Mädler. 2007. Control of particulate processes. Powder Technology 175: 1-7.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2007. input/output approach to the optimal transition control of a class of distributed chemical reactors. Chemical Engineering Science 62: 2979-2988.

  • Li, M., J. Sopko and J. McCamy. 2006. Computational fluid dynamic modeling of tin oxide deposition in an impinging chemical vapor deposition reactor. Thin Solid Films 515: 1400-1410.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2006. Collection efficiency of nanosize particles in a two-stage electrostatic precipitator. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 45: 8484-8491.

  • Shi, D., N. El-Farra, M. Li, P. Mhaskar and P. Christofides. 2006. Predictive control of particle size distribution in particulate processes. Chemical Engineering Science 61: 268-281.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2006. Computational study of particle in-flight behavior in the HVOF thermal spray process. Chemical Engineering Science 61: 6540-6552.

  • Li, M., D. Shi and P. Christofides. 2005. Modeling and control of HVOF thermal spray processing of WC–Co coatings. Powder Technology 156: 177-194.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2005. Multi-scale modeling and analysis of an industrial HVOF thermal spray process. Chemical Engineering Science 60: 3649-3669.

  • Hu, S., M. Li, Y. Li and J. Shen. 2004. Reaction Path Synthesis Methodology for Waste Minimization. Science in China Series B: Chemistry 47: 206-213.

  • Li, M., D. Shi and P. Christofides. 2004. Model-based estimation and control of particle velocity and melting in HVOF thermal spray. Chemical Engineering Science 59: 5647-5656.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2004. Feedback control of HVOF thermal spray process accounting for powder size distribution. Journal of Thermal Spray Technology 13: 108-120.

  • Shi, D., M. Li and P. Christofides. 2004. Diamond jet hybrid HVOF thermal spray. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 43: 3653-3665.

  • Li, M., D. Shi and P. Christofides. 2004. Diamond jet hybrid HVOF thermal spray. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 43: 3632-3652.

  • Li, M. and P. Christofides. 2003. Modeling and analysis of HVOF thermal spray process accounting for powder size distribution. Chemical Engineering Science 58: 849-857.

  • Li, M., S. Hu, Y. Li and J. Shen. 2000. Reaction Path Synthesis for a Mass Closed-cycle System. Computers & Chemical Engineering 24: 1215-1221.

  • Li, M., S. Hu, Y. Li and J. Shen. 2000. hierarchical optimization method for reaction path synthesis. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 39: 4315-4319.

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Educational Background

  • 2004 – Ph.D., UCLA (Chemical Engineering)

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Positions & Honors

  • 2016 – Guest Editor, Coatings

  • 2016 – Outstanding Research Award, College of Engineering, Cal Poly Pomona

  • 2016 – Associate Editor, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy (American Institute of Physiscs)

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