Department of Chemical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
Phone: (617) 253-1929
Fax: (617) 258-8992
Ph.D., Iowa State University, Ames, IA, US (2012)
M.Eng., University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia (2007)
B.Sc, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China (2006)
Design and understanding of microscale reactor by means of experimental methods and computational fluid dynamics (CFD).
Publications: Original and Review Articles
Y. Shi, M. G. Olsen and R. O. Fox. Confocal imaging of laminar and turbulent mixing in a microscale multi-inlet vortex nanoprecip- itation reactor. Appl. Phys. Lett., 99:204103, 2011.
Y. Shi, V. Somashekar, R. O. Fox and M. G. Olsen. Visualization of turbulent reactive mixing in a planar microscale conned impinging-jet reactor. J. Micromech. Microeng., 21:115006, 2011.