About Jinyue Yan

Dr. Yan is professor of Energy Engineering, Mälardalen University, and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden.

At Mälardalen University, Dr. Yan is director of Future Energy research profile, the energy platform with funding of about 10 million Euro from Swedish Knowledge and industrial partners. He received his PhD at KTH in 1991. During 2001 to 2005, Dr. Yan was chair professor and head of Energy Engineering at Luleå University of Technology, Sweden. Prof. Yan’s research interests include simulation and optimization of advanced energy systems; renewable energy especially in biomass energy; advanced power generation; climate change mitigation technologies and related issues in environment and policy; clean development mechanism (CDM), and fundamental engineering thermodynamics. Prof. Yan published over 200 papers including the paper in Science and special feature article in ASME Mechanical Engineering.

Prof. Yan is editor-in-chief of the international journal Applied Energy, and advisory editor of EnergyProcedi; both published by Elsevier. He is editor-in-chief of Handbook of Clean Energy Systems to be published by Wiley. He is the conference chairman of International Conference on Applied Energy ICAE (Hong Kong, Singapore, Italy, China, South Africa, Taiwan), the 3rd Int. Green Energy Conference (IGEC-III); Conf. Co‐Chair of IGEC‐IV. He is associate editor and editorial board members of several international journals, including Energy, Energy Conversion & Management, Int. J. of Energy Research, Energy Engineering and Sciences, Int. J. of Green Energy, Scientific Review (China), and Frontiers of Energy and Power Engineering (Springer). He also serves as the advisory expert to the United Nation, European Union Commission, and Asian Development Bank, and other international organizations; Overseas Assessor of Chinese Academy of Sciences; and academic advisor to Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Hong Kong City University.