Dr. Huijin Xu is associate professor in Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He graduated from Xi'an Jiaotong University. He has good record in doing research on porous media, heat /mass transfer, carbon capture, thermal storage, and seawater desalination, and educating undergraduates and postgraduates with approved achievements. He is associate editor of STRPM and JPM in BegellHouse. He acts as one of the co-organizers for Interpore conferences (Interpore 2019, Interpore 2020, Interpore 2021, Interpore 2022, and Interpore 2023).