Faculty

Xiaojing (Ruby) Fu

Xiaojing (Ruby) Fu

Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Civil Engineering

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., Clarkson University, 2011; M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015; Ph.D., 2017. Visiting Associate, Caltech, 2019-20; Assistant Professor, 2021-.

Assistant(s)

Research Group Matters
Mikaela Laite
262 Gates-Thomas Laboratory
626-395-4128
mlaite@caltech.edu

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Research Overview

Ruby Fu studies subsurface fluid mechanics and how they shape our natural and engineered environments. Her work is applied to a wide range of geoscience problems in energy, resources and geohazards. Her current interests include clathrate and ice formation in porous media, hydrology, geologic carbon sequestration, and volcanic/geothermal systems.

List of Research Areas

Ruby Fu studies subsurface fluid mechanics and how they shape our natural and engineered environments. Her work is applied to a wide range of geoscience problems in energy, resources and geohazards. Her current interests include clathrate and ice formation in porous media, hydrology, geologic carbon sequestration, and volcanic/geothermal systems.