Dr Liang Cao

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Chemical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology


Liang Cao is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Queensland's School of Chemical Engineering (UQ, Australia). He received his PhD in Chemical Engineering from UQ in 2021. In 2017, he worked as a research assistant at Tsinghua University before coming to UQ. From 2009 to 2016, he earned master's and bachelor's degrees in Environmental Engineering from Hunan University in China.

Research Interests

  • Micro-nano bubbles or droplets
    Liang's current research interests include micro-nano bubbles or droplets, coal processing, and interfacial science. This study will look into the complex interfacial properties of micro-nano bubbles covered by surfactants, polymers, and solid particles.


  • Doctoral (Research) of Chemical Engineering, The University of Queensland
  • Masters (Research) of Environmental Engineering, Hunan University (湖南大学)
  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering, Hunan University (湖南大学)


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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