Haoran Liu
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  • 特任教授
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  • Name (Simplified Chinese):Haoran Liu
  • Name (Pinyin):Liu Haoran
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  • Business Address:力学一楼507室
  • Degree:博士
  • Professional Title:特任教授
  • Alma Mater:中国科学技术大学
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[1Zhang, Zhen; Zhang, Chun-Yu; Liu, Hao-Ran; Ding, Hang*; Impact dynamics of compound drops of fluids with density contrast, J. Fluid Mech., 2023, 964: A34

[2] Yang, Rui; Howland, Christopher J.*; Liu, Hao-Ran*; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Morphology evolution of a melting solid layer above its melt heated from below, J. Fluid Mech., 2023, 956: A23

[3] Yang, Rui; Howland, Christopher J.; Liu, Hao-Ran; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Ice melting in salty water: layering and non-monotonic dependence on the mean salinitym, J. Fluid Mech., 2023, 969: R2

[4] Pang, Bo; Ren, Yi; Shen, Yi; Liu, Hao-Ran*;Ding, Hang; A conservative sharp interface method for two-dimensional incompressible two-phase flows with phase change, Phys. Fluids, 2023, 33:

[5] Yang, Rui; Howland, Christopher J.; Liu, Hao-Ran; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Bistability in radiatively heated melt ponds, Phys. Rev. Lett., 2023,

[6] Yang, Rui; Howland, Christopher J.; Liu, Hao-Ran; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Shape effect on solid melting in flowing liquid,  J. Fluid Mech., 2023, 


[1] Liu, Hao-Ran; Chong, Kai Leong; Yang, Rui; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Turbulent Rayleigh–Bénard convection with bubbles attached to the plate,  J. Fluid Mech., 2022, 945: A29

[2] Liu, Hao-Ran; Chong, Kai Leong*; Yang, Rui; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Heat transfer in turbulent Rayleigh–Bénard convection through two immiscible fluid layers, J. Fluid Mech., 2022, 938: A31

[3] Liu, Hao-Ran; Chong, Kai Leong; Ng, Chong Shen; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Enhancing heat transport in multiphase Rayleigh-Bénard turbulence by changing the plate-liquid contact angles, J. Fluid Mech., 2022, 933: R1

[4] Zhu, Zhi-Cheng; Liu, Hao-Ran*; Ding, Hang; Buoyancy-driven bubbles in a constricted vertical capillary, Phys. Fluids, 2022, 34: 032102

[5] Yang, Rui; Chong, Kai Leong*; Liu, Hao-Ran; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*;  Abrupt transition from slow to fast melting of ice, Phys. Rev. Fluids 2022, 7, 083503


[1] Liu, Hao-Ran; Chong, Kai Leong; Wang, Qi; Ng, Chong Shen; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef*; Two-layer thermally driven turbulence: mechanisms for interface breakup, J. Fluid Mech., 2021, 913: A9

[2] Liu, Hao-Ran*; Ng, Chong Shen; Chong, Kai Leong; Lohse, Detlef; Verzicco, Roberto*; An efficient phase-field method for turbulent multiphase flows, J. Comput. Phys., 2021, 446: 110659 

[3] Chen, Jun-Yuan; Gao, Peng; Xia, Yu-Ting; Li, Er-Qiang; Liu, Hao-Ran*; Ding, Hang ; Early stage of delayed coalescence of soluble paired droplets: A numerical study, Phys. Fluids, 2021, 33(9): 092005

[4] Wang, Qi; Liu, Hao-Ran; Verzicco, Roberto; Shishkina, Olga*; Lohse, Detlef*; Regime transitions in thermally driven high-Rayleigh number vertical convection, J. Fluid Mech., 2021, 917: A6

[5]Xu, Ze-Lai #; Chen, Jun-Yuan #; Liu, Hao-Ran; Hahu, Kirti Chandra*; Ding, Hang*; Motion of self-rewetting drop on a substrate with a constant temperature gradient, J. Fluid Mech., 2021, 915: A116


[1] Chen, Han #; Liu, Hao-Ran #; Gao, Peng; Ding, Hang*; Submersion of impacting spheres at low Bond and Weber numbers owing to a confined pool, J. Fluid Mech., 2020, 884: A13

[2] Li, Hai-Long #; Liu, Hao-Ran #; Ding, Hang*; A fully 3D simulation of fluid-structure interaction with dynamic wetting and contact angle hysteresis, J. Comput. Phys., 2020, 420: 109709

[3] Zhang, Jian-Tao; Liu, Hao-Ran*; Ding, Hang; Head-on collision of two immiscible droplets of different components, Phys. Fluids, 2020, 32: 082106

[4] Ma, Zhi-Yuan #; Yu, Zhi-Long #; Xu, Ze-Lai #; Bu, Lin-Feng; Liu, Hao-Ran; Zhu, Yin-Bo; Qin, Bing; Ma, Tao; Zhan, Hui-Juan; Xu, Liang; Wu, Heng-An; Ding, Hang*; Yu, Shu-Hong*; Origin of batch hydrothermal fluid behavior and its influence on nanomaterial synthesis, Matter, 2020, 2: 1270-1282


[1] Liu, Hao-Ran; Zhang, Chun-Yu; Gao, Peng; Lu, Xi-Yun; Ding, Hang *; On the maximal spreading of impacting compound drops, J. Fluid Mech., 2018, 854: R6

[2] Liu, Hao-Ran; Gao, Peng; Ding, Hang *; Fluid-structure interaction involving dynamic wetting: 2D modeling and simulations, J. Comput. Phys., 2017, 348: 45-65

[3] Liu, Hao-Ran; Ding, Hang *; A diffuse-interface immersed-boundary method for two-dimensional simulation of flows with moving contact linesoncurved substrates, J. Comput. Phys., 2015, 294: 484-502

[4] Liu Hao-Ran; Li, Han; Ding, Hang *; Simulation of flows with moving contact lines on a dual-resolution Cartesian grid using a diffuse-interface immersed-boundary method, J. Hydrodyn., 2017, 29: 774-781

[5] Liu Hao-Ran; Mu, Kai; Ding, Hang Ding*; Simulation of incompressible multiphase flows with complex geometry using etching multiblock method, Appl. Math. Mech., 2016, 37: 1405-1418

[6] Chen, Han; Liu, Hao-Ran; Lu, Xi-Yun; Ding, Hang *; Entrapping an impacting particle at a liquid-gas interface, J. Fluid Mech., 2018, 841: 1073-1084

[7] Zhu, Yang; Liu, Hao-Ran; Mu, Kai; Gao, Peng; Ding, Hang *; Lu, Xi-Yun; Dynamics of drop impact onto a solid sphere: spreading and retraction, J. Fluid Mech., 2017, 824: R3

[8] Ding, Hang*; Chen, Bo-Qian; Liu, Hao-Ran; Zhang, Chun-Yu; Gao, Peng; Lu, Xi-Yun; On the contact-line pinning in cavity formation during solid–liquid impact, J. Fluid Mech., 2015, 783: 504-525

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  • 2012-
    中国科学技术大学 | 流体力学 | Postgraduate (Doctoral) | 博士
  • 2008-
    中国科学技术大学 | 理论与应用力学 | 本科 | 学士
  • 2022-
     近代力学系 | 中国科学技术大学   特任教授 |
  • 2019-
     应用物理系 | 荷兰特文特大学 
  • 2016-
     近代力学系 | 中国科学技术大学   博士后 |
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