Dr. Liu Xiao earned a Ph.D. in architectural design and theory from South China University of Technology (SCUT), and was awarded the title of senior engineer. He holds a position as a postdoctoral researcher at SCUT under the supervision of Prof. He Jingtang, Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, having qualifications as a WELL AP and a DGNB Consultant. With plenty of experience in holistic design of green campus and design of large public buildings, his research interests include green campus, green building, and healthy building. He has served as a member of the Expert Committee of the Shenzhen Green Building Association since July 2020, and has been working as a Review Editor for several journals. He is currently working in the Sustainable High Density Cities Lab of the HKUrban Lab at HKU, carrying out scientific research together with Dr. Huang Jianxiang and Prof. Li Yuguo, etc.
Key Research Fund Grants
National Natural Science Foundation of China (2022-2024)
China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (2021-2023)
Post-doctoral Project under the Overseas Study Plan for Excellent Young Scholars of Guangdong Province, China (2021-2022)
Science and Technology Program of Guangzhou, China (2021-2023)
Key Journal Articles
Huang, W.; Liu, X.; Zhang, S.; Zheng, Y.; Ding, Q.; Tong, B. Performance-Guided Design of Permeable Asphalt Concrete with Modified Asphalt Binder Using Crumb Rubber and SBS Modifier for Sponge Cities. Materials 2021, 14, 1266.
Li, B.; Guo, W.; Liu, X.; Zhang, Y.; Russell, P.J.; Schnabel, M.A. Sustainable Passive Design for Building Performance of Healthy Built Environment in the Lingnan Area. Sustainability 2021, 13, 9115.
Xie, J.; Sun, Y.; Liu, X.; Ding, Z.; Lu, M. Human Activities Introduced Degenerations of Wetlands (1975–2013) across the Sanjiang Plain North of the Wandashan Mountain, China. Land 2021, 10, 1361.
Liu, X.; BAO Y. The Practice of Holistic Green Campus Design in Hot and Humid Regions – Case Study of China Market Capital Institute and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (in Chinese). South Architecture 2019, 05, 60-67+125.
Liu, X.; Guo, W.; BAO Y. A Study on Green Campus Construction of Higher Education Institutions in Singapore (in Chinese). Building Energy Efficiency 2019, 07, 52-59+88.
BAO Y.; XU J.; QIU J.; Liu, X. Integrating the Old with the New and Reshaping the Axis: Reflections on the Reconstruction and Expansion of BJUT Yifu Library (in Chinese). Architectural Journal 2021, 12, 61-63.
Li, B.; Guo, W.; Dou J.; Liu, X.; Zhang, Y. Research on Diagnosis and Treatment for Thermal Environment from The Perspective of Healthy Dwelling (in Chinese). Industrial Construction 2021, 08, 19-27.
Guo, W.; Liu, X.; Yuan X. Study on Natural Ventilation Design Optimization Based on CFD Simulation for Green Buildings. Procedia Engineering 2015, 121, 573-581.
Guo, W.; Liu, X.; Yuan X. A Case Study on Optimization of Building Design Based on CFD Simulation Technology of Wind Environment. Procedia Engineering 2015, 121, 225-231.
Zhan C.; Liu, X. The Development Evolution of College Educational Buildings and Newly Thought on the Highly Promoted Background of Building Industrialization (in Chinese). Huazhong Architecture 2021, 10, 1-6.
Guo, W.; Liu, X. Planning Design Strategy and Practice Research on Green University Campus (in Chinese). Building Energy Efficiency 2016, 01, 70-80.
Guo, W.; Liu, X. A Study on Green Improvement Design Strategy of Existing Academic Buildings in Areas of Hot Summer and Warm Winter (in Chinese). Building Energy Efficiency 2016, 06, 104-118+124.
Edited by The Architectural Society of China, The fourth volume of “Architecture Design Handbook (in Chinese, 3rd edition, 8 vols.)”, China Building Industry Press, Beijing, 2017.
The First Prize for Excellent Engineering Exploration and Design (Green Building), Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, 2021
The First Prize for Excellent Engineering Exploration and Design (Architectural Design), Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, 2021
The First Prize for Excellent Engineering Exploration and Design (Planning and Design), Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, 2019
The Second Prize for Excellent Engineering Exploration and Design of Guangdong Province, Guangdong Exploration and Design Association, 2021
Second-class Achievement for Evaluation of Construction Design of Construction Projects, China Association of Construction Enterprise Management, 2021
Second-class Achievement for Evaluation of Green Construction Design of Construction Projects, China Association of Construction Enterprise Management, 2019
Silver Award for Lingnan Featured Architectural Planning and Design of Guangdong Province, Department of Housing and Urban–Rural Development of Guangdong Province, 2013
The Second Prize for Excellent Urban and Rural Planning and Design of Guangdong Province, Urban Planning Association of Guangdong Province, 2013
The First Prize for Architectural Design Award of the 9th Guangdong Provincial Architectural Design (Public Building), Guangdong Province Registered Architect Association, 2019