Xuefei Liu

Xuefei Liu

UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science and Technology

Research interests

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) in membrane processes for wastewater treatment
    • Design of aeration systems
      • Porous media models
      • Design of membrane modules
      • Sludge rheological models
      • Sludge surface tension
      • Membrane filtration
      • Coarse bubble aeration
  • Membrane bioreactors
    • Membrane fouling and cleaning
    • Design of membrane bioreactors
  • Fluid Structural Interaction (FSI) simulation in membrane processes for wastewater treatment
    • Aeration induced fibre movement
    • Mechanical fibre vibration

Professional Organisations

Member of Membrane Society of Australasia (MSA)

Other project

  • Study of floc strength and stability during direct filtration of surface water
  • Membrane autopsy


Doctor of Philosophy (Chemical Engineering), University of New South Wales, 2016

Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Distinction), Tianjin University, 2010