Xiaotao Bi | AIChE

Xiaotao Bi

Citation name

Bi, X.


University of British Columbia





Dr. X Tony Bi is currently the Methanex Professor in Clean Energy Systems in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering of UBC. He is a Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering and Engineering Canada. He has been the director of the UBC Clean Energy Research Centre (www.cerc.ubc.ca), director of China-Canada Bioenergy Centre (www.c-cbc.center), and the manager of the Fluidization Research Centre (www.frc.engineering.ubc.ca). His research has been focused on particle technology, fluidization, multiphase reactors, biomass thermo-catalytic conversion, life cycle analysis and integrated assessments of clean energy systems. He was the recipient of UBC Killam Senior Research Fellowship (2011), AIChE Particle Technology Forum Lectureship Award (2012) and CSChE Industrial Practice Award (2020).

Sessions chaired or co-chaired

Honorary Session for John Grace (Invited Talks)
2021 Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1116-5)


(52f) Instability, Hysteresis, and Mal-Distribution in Two-Phase Parallel Flow Channels
8th World Congress on Particle Technology (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1105-9)
(254a) The Lasting Legacy of Prof. John Grace
2021 Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1116-5)

Associated proceedings 

2010 Annual Meeting
2015 AIChE Annual Meeting Proceedings
8th World Congress on Particle Technology
2013 AIChE Annual Meeting
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting
Fluidization XVI
2019 AIChE Annual Meeting
2020 Virtual AIChE Annual Meeting
2021 Annual Meeting
Fluidization XVII
2023 AIChE Annual Meeting