Office: Room 210, Building B, Jiuli Campus
PhD, Southwest Jiaotong University, Heating Gas Ventilation & Air Conditioning (2019)
M.A., Southwest Jiaotong University, Heating Gas Ventilation & Air Conditioning (2010)
B.S., Southwest Jiaotong University, Building Environment and Equipment Engineering (20096)
Senior Engineer, School of Mechanical engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, China (2019-present)
Engineer, School of Mechanical engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, China (2013-2019)
Assistant Engineer, School of Mechanical engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, China (2010-2013)
Latent thermal energy storage & thermal management in buildings, Building Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Application, Thermal environment control for underground space
Principal Publications of the Last Five Years
Xiaoling Cao, Yanping Yuan(*), Bo Xiang, Liangliang Sun, Zhang Xingxing, Numerical investigation on optimal number of longitudinal fins in horizontal annular phase change unit at different wall temperatures , Energy and Buildings, 2018, 158: 384-392.
Xiaoling Cao, Yanping Yuan(*), Bo Xiang, FariborzHaghighat, Effect of natural convection on melting performance of eccentric horizontal shell and tube latent heat storage unit, Sustainable Cities and Society, 2018, 38: 571-581.
Xiaoling Cao, Yanping Yuan(*), Liangliang Sun, Bo Lei, Nanyang Yu, Restoration performance of vertical ground heat exchanger with various intermittent ratios, Geothermics, 2015, 54(1): 115-121.
Li Yang, Xiaoling Cao(*), Nan Zhang, Bo Xiang,Zhaoli Zhang, Bin Qian, Thermal reliability of typical fatty acids as phase change materials based on 10,000 accelerated thermal cycles, Sustainable Cities and Society, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2018.12.008.
Cao Xiaoling; Zhang nan; Yuan Yanping*; Luo Xiaolong; Thermal performance of triplex-tube latent heat storage exchanger: simultaneous heat storage and hot water supply via condensation heat recovery, Renewable energy,2020,157: 616-625.
Wang Jing; Cao Xiaoling*; Yuan Yanping; Leng Ziyu; Sun Yafen; Feasibility study on temperature control with phase change material in intensive heat-releasing space during emergency power failure: A case analysis of information system room, Energy and Buildings, 2021, 230(110482).
Selected Awards and Honors
First Prize of Science and technology progress of Sichuan Province, 2015
Research on Non-ideal Phase Change Behavior and Thermal Control Performance of latent thermal energy storage system in buidings
Dr. Cao is a member of Built Environment and Energy Efficient Utilization Team Sichuan Youth Science and Technology Innovation Group.
Primary Teaching areas
Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer experiment