Dr Liping Xu is a University Lecturer in Turbomachinery at University of Cambridge.
He received a Bachelor from BUAA in jet propulsion and a PhD from Cambridge while working on the base pressure problem of transonic turbine blades, under supervision of Prof. John Denton. After PhD he briefly worked for Ruston Gas Turbines in Lincoln (Now Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery) before returning to BUAA in Beijing. He returned to the Whittle Lab in the mid 90's and now is working on a wide spectrum of problems in turbomachinery covering aerodynamics and aeroacoustic in both axial and radial compressors and turbines.
Main research interests
Next generation large civil