LU Xin

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: Dec 8, 2019 at 17:16
LU Xin
Tohoku University
Graduate School of Engineering Department of Metallurgy Advanced Materials Physical Chemistry Physical Chemistry of Materials
Job title
Assistant Professor

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2016
Tohoku University
Oct 2015
Mar 2016
Tohoku University
Apr 2014
Sep 2015
Tohoku University
Oct 2012
Mar 2014
Tohoku University

Awards & Honors

Nov 2015
Second Prize of Excellent poster, 2015 Metallurgy Innovation Symposium,
Jun 2013
Silver Award-Oral Presentation, 2013 Joint Symposium on MSE for the 21st Century,

Published Papers

Xin Lu, Takahiro Miki, Osamu Takeda, Hongmin Zhu, Tetsuya Nagasaka
Science and Technology of Advanced Materials   20 813-825   Jul 2019
© 2019, © 2019 The Author(s). Published by National Institute for Materials Science in partnership with Taylor & Francis Group. The collected end-of-life (EoL) silicon wafers from the discharged photovoltaic (PV) panels are easily contaminated b...
Development of Widerange Viscosity Measurement Technology for High Temperature Melts
Osamu Takeda, Xin Lu, Hongmin Zhu
58(11) 630-633   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Xin Lu, Takahiro Miki, Takehito Hiraki, Hongmin Zhu, Tetsuya Nagasaka
JOM   71 1456-1470   Apr 2019
© 2019, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society. Because high-purity silicon is one of the core materials for use in cleaner energy industry, silicon purification techniques have taken on greater importance. An understanding of the thermodynami...
Xu Zhang, Hao Bai, Xin Lu, Tian He, Jian Zhang, Huanmei Yuan, Zefei Zhang
Metals   9    Apr 2019
© 2019 by the authors. Licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. In the iron making process, a high mechanical strength is favorable for iron ore sinters in the blast furnace, and the bonding phase is regarded as one of the key components that determines...
Huanmei Yuan, Hao Bai, Xin Lu, Xu Zhang, Jian Zhang, Zefei Zhang, Liyun Yang
Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells   191 243-257   Mar 2019
© 2018 Elsevier B.V. Nanoencapsulated phase change materials (NEPCMs) are a crucial part of solar energy systems due to their high thermal storage density. The particle size of the NEPCMs is especially of great importance due to its effect on heat...
Production of Fine titanium Powder from Titanium Sponge by the Shuttle of the Disproportionation Reaction in Molten NaCl-KCl
Xin Lu, Takuya Ono, Osamu Takeda, Hongmin Zhu
Materials Transactions   60(3) 405-410   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Liyun Yang, Tingting Wen, Liping Wang, Takahiro Miki, Hao Bai, Xin Lu, Huafang Yu, Tetsuya Nagasaka
Journal of Environmental Management   231 41-48   Feb 2019
© 2018 Elsevier Ltd The potential feasibility of steel slag as a low cost removal agent for heavy metal ions Pb(II), Cu(II) and Cd(II) in acidic conditions was investigated in this study. The initial pH effect on heavy metal ion removal efficiency...
Xin Lu, Takuya Ono, Osamu Takeda, Hongmin Zhu
Materials Transactions   60 405-410   Jan 2019
©2019 The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials. Titanium and its alloys are key materials for various fields. Low cost and high-quality titanium powder production methods are crucial for powder metallurgy (PM) and additive manufacturing (AM) o...
Osamu Takeda, Kenta Suda, Xin Lu, Hongmin Zhu
Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy   4 506-515   Dec 2018
© 2018, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society. In the present study, a cost-affordable electrorefining process of zirconium (Zr) using an oxycarbide anode, which has been developed for titanium (Ti) smelting, was applied to Zr production. Fi...
Xin Lu, Takahiro Miki, Tetsuya Nagasaka
Corrosion Science   139(15) 114-123   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
O. Takeda, X. Lu, T. Miki, K. Nakajima
Resources, Conservation and Recycling   133 362-368   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Qiang Wang, Bei Zhang, Xin Lu, Xinyuan Zhang, Hongmin Zhu, Bing Li
Catalysis Science and Technology   8 6180-6195   Jan 2018
© The Royal Society of Chemistry. Unique 3D cocoon-like architectures comprising numerous 1D single-crystalline hexatitanate nanobelts with abundant interconnected and open porous structures were successfully grown from chloride flux. In particula...
Xiancong Zhao, Hao Bai, Qi Shi, Xin Lu, Zhihui Zhang
Applied Energy   195 100-113   2017   [Refereed]
Xin Lu, Takahiro Miki, Tetsuya Nagasaka
International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials   24(1) 25-36   2017   [Refereed]
Xin Lu, Kazuyo Matsubae, Kenichi Nakajima, Shinichiro Nakamura, Tetsuya Nagasaka
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B   47(3) 1785-1795   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
The refinability of end-of-life superalloy products
Xin Lu, Takahiro Miki, Tetsuya Nagasaka
Proceedings of Asia Steel International Conference 2015 (Asia Steel 2015)   140   2015   [Refereed]
Xin Lu, Hao Bai, Hebin Zhu, Fuming Wang
Energy Technology 2013: Carbon Dioxide Management and Other Technologies. (2013)   147-155   2013   [Refereed]
Xin Lu, Hao Bai, Li Hua Zhao, Xue Ting Liu, Da Qiang Cang
Beijing Keji Daxue Xuebao/Journal of University of Science and Technology Beijing   34 1445-1452   Dec 2012
A CO2 process emission model was built to calculate the CO2 emission of iron and steel plants for total and each process. The total emission of a specific plant with the productivity of about 8 million tons per year is 15.61 million tons and the e...
Hao Bai, Xin Lu, Hongxu Li, Lihua Zhao, Xueting Liu, Ning Li, Wei Wei, Daqiang Cang
TMS Annual Meeting   125-132   May 2012
Based on the principle of carbon balance, a model was built to calculate CO 2 emissions of each process and correspondingly the total course of production in iron and steel making. The data from a typical integrated steelworks in China was applied...
Lu Xin, Bai Hao, Zhao Lihua, Liu Xueting, Cang Daqiang
Journal of University of Science and Technology Beijing   34(12) 1445-1552   2012   [Refereed]
Analysis of CO2 emisisons of iron and steel making process
Lu Xin, Bai Hao, Zhao Lihua, Li Ning, Li Hongfu
Energy for Metallurgical Industry   31(1) 5-9   2012   [Refereed]
Bai Hao, Lu Xin, Li Hongxu, Zhao Lihua, Liu Xueting, Li Nining, Wei Wei, Cang Daqiang
Energy Technology 2012: Carbon Dioxide Management and Other Technologies, TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society)   125-132   2012   [Refereed]
X. Lu, K. Nakajima, H. Sakanakura, K. Matsubae, H. Bai, T. Nagasaka
Waste Management   32 1148-1155   2012   [Refereed]
X. Lu, T. Hiraki, K. Nakajima, O. Takeda, K. Matsubae, H. M. Zhu, S. Nakamura, T. Nagasaka
Separation and Purification Technology   89 135-141   2012   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Recycling process of rare earth magnet using electrolysis in molten salts
The 6th Asian Conference on Molten Salt Chemistry and Technology   13 Jun 2017   
Evaluation on the refinability of end-of-life metal products as the secondary resources, a thermodynamic approach.
Xin Lu, Tetsuya Nagasaka
2015 Metallurgy Innovation Symposium   Nov 2015   
The refinability of end-of-life superalloy products.
Xin Lu, Takahiro Miki, Tetsuya Nagasaka
Asia Steel International Conference 2015 (Asia Steel 2015)   Oct 2015   
1673 KにおけるCaO-Al2O3-SiO2系スラグ中のCoO及びNiOの活量係数の測定
鉄鋼協会第170回秋季講演大会   Sep 2015   
軽金属学会第128回春期講演大会   May 2015   
1673 KにおけるFe-Co-Ni-O系の酸化物と金属間の相平衡
鉄鋼協会第169回春季講演大会   Mar 2015   
Thermodynamic evaluation on the refinability of end-of-life nickel- and cobalt-base superalloys with remelting process
鉄鋼協会第168回春季講演大会   Sep 2014   
Thermodynamic evaluation on the refinability of zinc remelting process with chloride flux treatment
2014 Joint Symposium on MSE for the Next Generation   Jun 2014