Dr. Huijin Xu is an associate professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He received a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, and PhD from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi\'an, China. His research focuses on flow/heat/mass transport in porous media, thermal energy storage, thermochemical processes, and more. He has a good record of publications in the areas of thermal storage, porous media, and heat/mass transfer. He also has a good record in educating undergraduates and postgraduates with some approved achievements. Dr. Xu is currently an associate editor for Special Topics & Reviews in Porous Media and an editorial board member for the Journal of Porous Media.