Dr Aaron Liu

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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment

Personal details


Research Fellow
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment


Energy investment, demand management, local energy market, data analytics


Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Applied Economics, Building

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Master of Engineering (University of Queensland)
  • Master of Engineering Management (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Graduate Certificate of Academic Practice (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Automation (Other)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Registered Professional Engineer Queensland and Australia (RPEQ, NER, Electrical)
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng, Electrical)
  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA, UK and International)
  • Member of Engineers Australia (MIEAust), IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers), AIRAH (Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air-conditioning and Heating)


Teaching Philosophy:

  • Engage students and support learning with authentic learning
  • I believe in education without boundaries and lifelong learning.
  • 1-2 min engineering education videos (Youtube Channel, no ads):https://www.youtube.com/user/MrAaronliu/

Postgraduate Teaching and Supervision:

  • Supervisor for PhD candidates and master students
  • Master by Coursework, Master research projects
  • Energy Optimised Buildings

Undergraduate Teaching: QUT (various roles since 2015):

  • Power System Analysis (Year 3)
  • Grand Challenge in Science - Energy theme (Year 1)
  • Guest lecturer for Energy Management (Year 4)
  • Building Services (Year 2)
  • Construction Legislation (Year 3)
  • Risk Management in Energy and Resources Sectors (Year 4)

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ, Feb 2020 - June 2021):

  • Power Systems Protection (Year 3)
  • Power System Analysis (Year 3)
  • Electricity Supply Systems (Year 2)


Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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Current supervisions