Professor Zushu Li

Advanced Steel Research Centre at University of Warwick

Abstract: Fundamental Research for Decarbonizing the Steel Industry.

This talk highlights some research activities for decarbonising the steel industry undertaken by the Advanced Steel Research Centre, WMG of the University of Warwick, UK, including fundamental understanding for alternative ironmaking technology, systematic research for increasing scrap utilisation, hydrogen applications in steel manufacturing, and energy and materials recovery in steelmaking.


Zushu Li is a Professor at the Advanced Steel Research Centre (ASRC), WMG of the University of Warwick, and leads the research in decarbonising the steel industry. He joined the University of Warwick in 2016 under the prestigious EPSRC Manufacturing Fellowship after working over nine years in Tata Steel R&D (UK).

Previously he worked in Japan and China.