Jiyuan Fan

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests

Heterogeneous catalysis for hydrocracking or oxidative. 

Selected Publications

  • Ultrasound-assisted oxidative desulfurization of Arabian extra light oil (AXL) with molecular characterization of the sulfur compounds. Jiyuan Fan, Aiping Chen, Saumitr Sazxena, Sundaramurthy Vedachalam, Ajay K .Dalai, Wen Zhang, Abdul Hamid Emwas, William L. Roberts. Fuel, 305,  121612, (2021)
  • Molecular characteristics of sulfur compounds in oxidative desulfurization for heavy fuel oil based on APPI FT-ICR MS analysis. Jiyuan Fan, Saumitra Saxena, Chengkun Xiao, Jinlin Mei, Gang Wang, Aiping Chen, Wen Zhang, Haidong Li, Aijun Duan, William L. Roberts. Catalisys Today, (2022)
  • Hierarchical ZSM-22/PHTS composite material and its hydro-isomerization performance in hydro-upgrading of gasoline. Jiyuan Fan,  Jinlin Mei, Cong Liu, Aijun Duan, Jianmei Li, Jian Liu, Min Zhang. Catalysis Science & Technology, 11, 5448-5459 (2021)


  • Ph.D, China University of Petroleum (Beijing), 2019

Professional Profile

  • 2022-present, Postdoc Fellow, KAUST 

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Catalysis Center(KCC)
  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering(PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Heterogeneous catalysis catalysis design hydrotreating