• Research

    Fluid dynamics and heat transfer, especially micro/nanoscale fluid, ionic, and thermal transport.
    Molecular, mesoscopic, continuum, and multiscale simulation of transport phenomena
    Colloidal and interfacial physics and electrochemistry
    Transport and interfacial phenomena in applications such as electrical energy storage, thermal management, micro- and nanofluidics, and advanced manufacturing


Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2004
M.S., Tsinghua University, 1999
B.S., Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 1996

(540) 231-7199
122 Randolph Hall – 0710
460 Old Turner Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Rui Qiao


John R. Jones III Faculty Fellow