Fei Jiang

Fei Jiang
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation
Yamaguchi University

WPI Assistant Professor
International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (I2CNER)
Kyushu University


Address : 2-16-1 Tokiwadai, Ube, Yamaguchi 755-8611 JAPAN
Phone : +81(0)836-85-9148
E-mail :


2003/09 - 2007/07 B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
2007/09 - 2009/07 MSc, Mechanical Electronic Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
2008/05 - 2010/03
MSc, Intelligent Mechanical Engineering, Fukuoka Institute of Technology
2010/04 - 2013/03 Ph.D., Earth System of Science and Technology, Kyushu University


2010/04 - 2013/03
Global COE program of novel carbon resource sciences in Kyushu University
2011/09 - 2011/11 Visit PhD student in Civil Engineering Department, Swansea University
2013/08 - 2013/11 Academic vistor in Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London
2013/04 - 2016/03 Post-doctoral research associate, Kyushu University
2016/04 - Assistant Professor, Yamaguchi University
2016/09 - WPI Assistant Professor, Kyushu University


  1. Computational Fluid Dynamics,
  2. Lattice Boltzmann Method (LBM),
  3. High Performance Computing (GPU computing),
  4. Carbon Capture and Storage,
  5. Multiphase Multi-component and Turbulence Flow,
  6. Fluid Struucture Interaction (FSI),
  7. Rock physics


Porous Media flow simulation (LBM-phase field)

FEM-LBM coupling to simulate FSI problems

Turbulence flow simulation (LBM-LES)

Suspension flow simulation (LBM-DEM)

Transportation flow simulation (LBM-FVM)

Free surface flow simulation (LBM-VOF)

Journal Papers

34. Atsushi Mihara, Norihiro Nishida, F. Jiang, et al., Age-related changes of the lumbar ligamentum flavum: a biomechanical study, Applied Sciences, (accept)

33. K. Sawayama , T. Ishibashi , F. Jiang, T. Tsuji, O.Nishizawa and Y. Fujimitsu, Scale-independent relationship between permeability and resistivity in mated fractures with natural rough surfaces, Geothermics, (accept)

32. K. Sawayama , T. Ishibashi , F. Jiang, T. Tsuji and Y. Fujimitsu, Relating Hydraulic-Electrical-Elastic Properties of Natural Rock Fractures at Elevated Stress and Associated Transient Changes of Fracture Flow, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, (accept)

31. Murakami Masanori, Fei Jiang, et al., Computational fluid dynamics analysis of blood flow changes during the growth of saccular abdominal aortic aneurysm, The Journal of Japanese College of Angiology, (In Japanese) (accept)

30. Norihiro Nishida, Itsuo Sakuramoto, Fei Jiang, et al., Tensile mechanical analysis of anisotropy and velocity dependence of the spinal cord white matter, Neural Regeneration Research, (accept)

29. Zhisong Xu, Zhuguo Li, Fei Jiang, The Applicability of SPH and MPS Methods to Numerical Flow Simulation of Fresh Cementitious Materials, Construction & Building Materials, (accept)

28. Fei Jiang, Jianhui Yang, Edo Boek, Takeshi Tsuji, Investigation of viscous coupling effects in three-phase flow by lattice Boltzmann direct simulation and machine learning technique, Advances in Water Resources, (accept)

27. Fei Jiang, Kazuki Matsumura, Junji Ohgi, Xian Chen, A GPU-accelerated fluid-structure-interaction solver developed by coupling finite element and lattice Boltzmann methods, Computer Physics Communications, (accept)

26. Fei Jiang, Kangping Liao, Kazuki Matsumura, Junji Ohgi, Xian Chen, Simulation of fluid-structure interaction problems with thin elastic plate via the coupling of finite element and lattice Boltzmann methods, International Journal of Computational Methods, (accept)

25. Fei Jiang, Tsunahiko Hirano, Junji Ohgi, Xian Chen, A voxel image-based pulmonary airflow simulation method with an automatic detection algorithm for airway outlets, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering , (accept)

24. Norihiro Nishida, Fei Jiang, et.al. Compression analysis of the gray and the white matter of the spinal cord, Neural Regeneration Research, (accept)

23. Norihiro Nishida, Junji Ohgi, Fei Jiang, et.al. Finite Element Method Analysis of Compression Fractures on Whole-spine Models Including the Rib Cage, Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, (accept)

22. T.Tsuji, T.Ikeda F.Jiang, Evolution of hydraulic and elastic properties of reservoir rocks due to mineral precipitation in CO2 geological storage, Computers and Geosciences, (accept)

21. Y. Ozaki, Y. Mugita, M. Aramaki, S. Ooue, O. Furukimi, F.Jiang, T.Tsuji, A. Takeuchi, M. Uesugi and K. Ashizuka , Four-dimensional (4D) Observation of Ductile Fracture in Sintered Iron using Synchrotron X-ray Laminography, Powder Metallurgy, 2019.

20. Dimetre Triadis, Fei Jiang and Diogo Bolster, Anomalous dispersion in pore-scale simulations of two-phase flow, Transport in Porous Media, accepted, 2018.

19. Guangzhi Zhang, Xian Chen, Junji Ohgi, Fei Jiang, et al., Effect of Intercostal Muscle Contraction on Rib Motion in Humans Studied by Finite Element Analysis, Journal of Applied Physiology, accepted, 2018.

18. Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Tomoyuki Shirai, Pore Geometry Characterization by Persistent Homology Theory, Water Resources Research, accepted, 2018.

17. Kengo Ikuo, Fei Jiang, and Takeshi Tsuji, Characterization of fluid behavior in 3D digitalized fracture using Lattice Boltzmann Method: Evolution of permeability by shear deformation and its representative elementary volume (in Japanese), Journal of MMIJ, accepted, 2018.

16. Fei Li, Taro Mawatari F. Jiang, et al., Influence of Modeling Methods for Cartilage Layer on Simulation of Periacetabular Osteotomy Using Finite Element Contact Analysis, Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology, 18, 1850018, 2018.

15. S. Singh, F. Jiang, and T. Tsuji, Impact of the kinetic boundary condition on porous media flow in lattice Boltzmann formulation, Physical Review E 96,013303, 2017.

14. Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji Estimation of three-phase relative permeability by simulating fluid dynamics directly on rock-microstructure images, Water Resoures Research, Volume 53, Issue 1 January, 2017, Pages 11-32

13. T. Tsuji, T. Ikeda, and F. Jiang, Hydrologic and Elastic Properties of CO2 Injected Rock at Various Reservoir Conditions: Insights into Quantitative Monitoring of Injected CO2, Energy Procedia, Vol.114, 4047-4055

12. S.Singh, F. Jiang, T. Tsuji, Influence of Slip Flow at Fluid-solid Interface upon Permeability of Natural Rock, Energy Procedia, Vol.114, 3572-3577,

11. Takeshi Tsuji, Fei Jiang, Kenneth T Christensen, Characterization of immiscible fluid displacement processes with various capillary numbers and viscosity ratios in 3D natural sandstone, Advances in Water Resources, Volume 95, September 2016, Pages 3-15

10. Xuhui Li, Fei Jiang, Changhong Hu, Analysis of the accuracy and pressure oscillation of the lattice Boltzmann method for fluid-solid interactions, Computers and Fluids, 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2016.01.015

9. Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Effects of Initial Saturation Distribution on the Residual Saturation of the Nonwetting Phase in Porous Media, International Journal of Greenhouse gas Control, 49, 179-191, 2016

8. Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Impact of Interfacial Tension on Residual CO2 Clusters in Porous Sandstone, Water Resoures Research, 51, 1710 - 1722, 2015

7. Keigo Kitamura, Fei Jiang et al., The study of heterogeneous two-phase flow around small-scale heterogeneity in porous sandstone by measured elastic wave velocities and LBM simulation, Journal of Geophysical Research, 2014, DOI: 10.1002/2014JB011281

6. F. Jiang and T. Tsuji, Interfacial Tension Effect on Cluster Size Distributions for Residual Trapping of CO2 in Sandstones, Energy Procedia, 63, 5483-5489, doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.580, 2014

5. Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Changhong Hu, Elucidating the role of interfacial tension for hydrological properties of two-phase flow in natural sandstone by an improved lattice Boltzmann method. Transport in Porous Media. May 2014

4. Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Changes in Pore Geometry and Relative Permeability caused by Carbonate Precipitation in Porous Media, Physical Review E, Phys. Rev. E 90, 053306

3. Fei Jiang, Changhong HU, Numerical simulation of a rising CO2 droplet in the initial accelerating stage by a multiphase lattice Boltzmann method Applied Ocean Research Volume 45, March 2014, Pages 1-9

2. Changhong Hu, Makoto Sueyoshi, Fei Jiang, Kiminori Shitashima, Tetsuo Yanagi, Rise and Dissolution Modeling of CO2 Droplet in the Ocean, Journal of Novel Carbon Resource Sciences, Vol. 7, pp. 12-17, 2013/2

1. Fei Jiang, Changhong HU, Application of Lattice Boltzmann Method for Simulation of Turbulent Diffusion from a CO2 Lake in Deep Ocean, Journal of Novel Carbon Resource Sciences, Vol. 5, pp. 10-18, 2012/2

Books and Magazines

T. Tsuji, F. Jiang et al. (2018), Chapter 11 Mathematical Modeling of Rock Pore Geometry and Mineralization: Applications of Persistent Homology and Random Walk, Agriculture as a Metaphor for Creativity in All Human Endeavors, Springer

T. Tsuji, F. Jiang(2016), Two-phase Porous Flow Simulation for Natural Sandstone on GPU Supercomputer, TSUBAME e-Science Journal, Global Scientific Information and Computing Center, Tokyo Institute of Technolog, vol.14, 2-7


Cong Cao, Fei Jiang, T. Tsuji, Effects of segmentation methods on physical and hydrologic properties for 3-D digital rock model, 資源・素材学会 2016年 春季大会, 2016.03.30,

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Investigations of the impact of wettability heterogeneity on trapping and relative permeability using pore-scale simulations, AGU Fall Meeting 2015, San Francisco, USA

T.Tsuji, F. Jiang, and K. Christensen, Influence of reservoir conditions on multiphase flow in natural sandstone using lattice Boltzmann simulation: Investigation of suitable conditions in CCS and EOR, AGU Fall Meeting 2015, San Francisco, USA

T. Tsuji, F. Jiang, K. Christensen, Elucidating the Influence of Reservoir Conditions on CO2-Brine Behavior in Natural Sandstone via Lattice Boltzmann Simulation, AOGS 2015, 2015.08.03

F. Jiang, T. Tsuji, Residual Non-Wetting Phase Saturation in Porous Media Controlled by Its Initial Distribution, AOGS 2015, 2015.08.03

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Investigations on Relationship between Initial and Residual Saturation by Lattice Boltzmann Simulations, Interpore 2015, in Padova, Italy

T.Tsuji, F. Jiang, and K. Christensen, Influence of reservoir conditions upon multiphase fluid displacement patterns within natural sandstone , 7th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting, Padova, Italy, 20 May, 2015.

T. Tsuji, and F. Jiang, Two-phase flow simulation in the large digital rock by using high performance cluster (HPCを用いた巨大デジタル岩石内の2相間隙流体シミュレーション), Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2015, STT55-06, Chiba, May 27, 2015.

T. Tsuji, F. Jiang, and K. Christensen, Influence of reservoir conditions on CO2-brine behavior in natural sandstone: Insight from lattice Boltzmann method , Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2015, HRE28-13, Chiba, May 25, 2015.

T. Tsuji, T. Ikeda, and F. Jiang, Digital rock physics for seismic monitoring of injected CO2 , The 132th (2015 Spring) SEGJ Conference, Waseda University, Tokyo, May 12, 2015

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, CO2 Dissolution Enhancement due to Velocity Circulation during Injection, MMIJ 2015 in Chiba, Japan

T. Tsuji, F. Jiang, and T.Ikeda, Development of geophysical monitoring method of injected CO2 using ambient noise, and its quantitative estimation using digital rock physics , MMIJ Spring Meeting, 1404, Chiba, March 27, 2015.

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Investigations on Capillary Trapping Mechanism by a Digital Rock Approach, CINEST (International Symposium on Earth Science and Technology 2014) in Kyushu, JAPAN

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Interfacial tension effect on cluster size distributions for residual trapping of CO2 in sandstones, GHGT12 in Austin, US

Fei Jiang, GPU Accelerated Two Phase Flow Simulation in Real Rock using the Lattice Boltzmann Method, GTC Japan 2014, Tokyo, Japan

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Lattice Boltzmann Simulation of Cluster Size Distributions for Residual Trapping of CO2 in Sandstones, AOGS 2014 in Sapporo, Japan.

T. Tsuji and F. Jiang, Evolution of Hydrological and Elastic Properties Due to Carbonate Precipitation within Digital Rock Sample, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society 2014

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Effect of Interfacial Tension on Residual CO2 Clusters in Sandstone, September. MMIJ in Kumamoto, Japan

T. Tsuji and F. Jiang, Time variation of hydrological and elastic properties due to CO2 mineralization in CCS project: Insights from two-phase flow simulation for large digital rock models, The 63rd JSMS Annual Meeting, Fukuoka University, May 17, 2014.

T. Tsuji and F. Jiang, Evolution of hydrological and elastic properties due to mineral precipitation in CCS project: Application of two-phase Lattice-Boltzmann method to large-size digital rock and integration of mineralogical modeling, MMIJ Spring Meeting, 37-5, Tokyo, March 28, 2014.

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Interfacial Tension Effects on Two-phase Flow Properties in Berea Sandstone by a GPU based Lattice Boltzmann Method, AGU, Fall. Meet., Suppl., Abstract H23B-1257, December 9-13, 2013, SanFrancisco, USA.

Fei Jiang, Takeshi Tsuji, Changhong Hu, Evolution of Relative Permeability due to Carbonate Precipitation in Porous Media: Insight from Lattice Boltzmann Method, Proceedings of the 11th SEGJ International Symposium, 2013/11, Yokohama

Fei JIANG, Changhong, GPU-Based Simulation of CO2 Dispersion From a CO2 Lake on Ocean Floor, 2nd World NAOE Forum 2012/10

蒋 飛,胡 長洪 格子ボルツマン法による海洋中CO2液滴挙動の数値シミュレーション 日本機械学会第25回計算力学講演会論文集 2012/10

Fei JIANG, Changhong HU Development of a Hybrid LBM/FVM Approach for Numerical Simulation of CO2 Diffusion Proceedings of the Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers 2012/05

Fei Jiang, Changhong Hu, "NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF EXHAUST GAS DIFFUSION BY HYBRID LBM-FVM METHOD", Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on the East Asian Environmental Problems (EAEP2012),  2012/11

Fei JIANG, Changhong HU CO2 Diffusion Prediction by Lattice Boltzmann Method Environment Assessment of Ocean CCS Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on the East Asian Environmental Problems (EAEP2011),  2011/11

Fei  JIANG,  Changhong  HU  GPU  Acceleration  For  Numerical  Simulation  of  CO2  Dispersion
From Liquid CO2 Lake on Ocean Floor Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Novel
Carbon Resource Sciences, 2011/6

Fei JIANG, Changhong HU Numerical simulation of CO2 Dispersion from liquid CO2 lake on Ocean Floor Using Lattice Boltzmann Method Proceedings of the Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers 2011/05

Fei Jiang, Changhong Hu, Application of Lattice Boltzmann Method for Environmental Flow Simulation.
 International RIAM Symposium in Kyushu University (Analysis on marine renewable energy dynamics and marine environment dynamics ) 2011/12

Fei Jiang, Changhong Hu, Application of GPU Computation on Environemental Flow Simulation, 12th Cross Straits Symposium, 2010, Pohang, Korea

Fei JIANG, Changhong HU Development of Environmental Flow Simulation Code For GPU Computing Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on the East Asian Environmental Problems (EAEP2010),  2010/09

Fei JIANG, Taro MAWATARI, Xian Chen Effect of Cartilage Modeling on the Simulation of Transpositional Osteotomy Proceedings of the 23rd Bioengineering Conference of Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2011/01

Fei JIANG, MAWATARI Taro, Xian CHEN, Biomechanical Evaluation of Transpositional Osteotomy of the Acetabulum Based on Finite Element Contact Analysis Proceedings of the 22rd Bioengineering Conference of Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2010/01

Xian CHEN, Taro MAWATARI, Fei JIANG, Biomechanical Simulation of Transpositional Osteotomy of Acetabulum Journal of Japan Society of Computer Aided Surgery 2009


World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI) Start-Up funding, International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (WPI-I2CNER), Japan (2013-1014), 1.0 million yen
JSPS, Grants-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up (2014-2015), 2.5 million yen
JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) (2016-2017), 4.5 million yen
JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (2019-2020), 4.1 million yen
JHPCN (Japan High Performance Computing and Networking plus Large-scale Data Analyzing and Information Systems) 萌芽型共同研究 2018

Reviewer Experience

Physics of Fluids
Advances in Water Resources
Computers and Geosciences
Geophysical Research Letters
Water Resoures Research
International Journal of Greenhouse gas Control
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer
Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers
Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics
Applied Ocean Research
Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology


JPGU 2019, 優秀発表賞, 澤山 和貴、蒋 飛、石橋 琢也、辻 健、藤光 康宏, デジタル岩石亀裂を用いた亀裂内流体流動・比抵抗・弾性波速度シミュレーションと実験値との比較
Outstanding Paper Award in the 12th Cross Straits Symposium on Materials, Energy and Environment Engineering. KOREA, 2010.11