University of Liverpool

Professor. Zhibin Yu

Chair of Energy Engineering

Professor Yu’s research is focused on thermal energy technologies for sustainable heating, cooling, and power generation, including heat pumps, refrigeration, energy storage, district heating/cooling networks, multi-vector/integrated energy systems, and energy system digital twin.
Professor Zhibin Yu currently holds the Chair of Engineering and Lead of Energy Research Cluster at the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the School of Engineering of the University of Liverpool. He also currently holds the Royal Society Industrial Fellow (2023-2027). Prior to this, he was the Professor of Thermal Energy and Net-zero Champion at the James Watt School of Engineering of the University of Glasgow till December 2023.