NIU LIBIN

Academic Assembly School of Science and Technology Institute of Engineering

Faculty of Engineering Department of Mechanical Systems Engineering 

Associate Professor 

Degree

  • Dr. (Engineering), Shinshu University

Research Keyword

    Metallic Material, Strength, Fracture, Corrosion, Environment

Field Of Study

  • Mechanics of materials and materials, Mechanical Metallurgy, Corrosion Engineering

TEL

    +81-26-269-5520

Mail Address

    niulibn★shinshu-u.ac.jp

Career

  • 2004
    Associate Professor, Shinshu University, Japan
  • 1997
    Assistant Professor, Shinshu University, Japan
  • 1993 - 1995
    Assistant Professor, Shinshu University, Japan
  • 1991
    Mechanical Engineer, China

Educational Background

  • 1997, Shinshu University
  • 1985, China University of Geosciences

Paper

  • Effect of Proportions of Γ and Iron-Zinc Solid Solution Phases on the Corrosion Prevention Performance of Mixed Coating Layers on Heated Galvannealed Steel Sheets
    Yoshifumi Konari, Kenji Kono, Miyuki Sasaki, Koki Ikeda, Li-Bin Niu
    Materials Transactions, 64(1), 252-259, Jan. 2023電子ジャーナル
  • Effect of Formic Acid on Pitting Corrosion of Steam Turbine Blade Material 13Cr Steel in Simulated Boiler Water Containing Chloride Ions
    Li-Bin Niu, Hayato Kubota
    Materials Transactions, 63(7), 1065-1070, Jul. 2022電子ジャーナル
  • Effect of Formic Acid on Corrosion Behavior of STBA24 Low-Alloyed Steel and Its Weldment in Simulated Boiler Water Containing Chloride Ions
    Li-Bin Niu, Shoichi Kosaka, Masaki Yoshida, Yusuke Suetake, Kazuo Marugame
    Materials Transactions, 61(9), 1775-1781, Sep. 2020電子ジャーナル
  • Corrosion resistance of modified heat-treated 16Cr-4Ni steel for geothermal steam turbine blades
    Li-Bin Niu, Yang Xiao, Sakae Izumi, Kunio Shiokawa, Mituso Yamashita, Yoshihiro Sakai
    Engineering Journal, 23(4), 213-221, 2019電子ジャーナル
  • Effect of chloride and sulfate ions on crevice corrosion behavior of low-pressure steam turbine materials
    Niu Li-Bin、Okano Koji、Izumi Sakae、Shiokawa Kunio、Yamashita Mitsuo、Sakai Yoshihiro
    Corrosion Science, 132, 284-292, Mar. 2018電子ジャーナル
  • Stress Corrosion Cracking Behavior of Hardening-Treated 13Cr Stainless Steel
    Li-Bin Niu, Hisamitsu Ishitake, Sakae Izumi, Kunio Shiokawa, Mitsuo Yamashita, Yoshihiro Sakai
    IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 317, 12073-012073, Feb. 2018電子ジャーナル
  • Crevice Corrosion of Low-Pressure Steam Turbine Materials in the Boiler Water Contained Impurity Ions
    Li-Bin Niu, Katsuyuki Kobayashi
    Key Engineering Materials, 737, 192-197, Jun. 2017電子ジャーナル
  • Effect of chloride and sulfate ions in simulated boiler water on pitting corrosion behavior of 13Cr steel
    Li-Bin Niu, Kensuke Nakada
    Corrosion Science, 96, 171-177, Jul. 2015WebofScienceリポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • Effect of Manganese Content on Burring in 0.2%C-TRIP Sheet Steels with Polygonal Ferrite Matrix
    A. Nagasaka, T. Nakazawa, T. Hojo, S. Moriya, S. Hasabe, T. Matsushima, M. Kitayama, T. Murakami, L.-B. Niu, K. Sugimoto
    TETSU TO HAGANE-JOURNAL OF THE IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE OF JAPAN, 100(11), 1421-1425, Nov. 2014
  • Electrochemical Crevice Corrosion Behaviors of Low-Pressure Steam Turbine Materials in the Simulated Boiler Water Added Chloride and Sulfate Ions
    Li-Bin Niu, Hodaka Kato, Kunio Shiokawa, Kenji Nakamura, Mitsuo Yamashita, Yoshihiro Sakai
    Materials Transactions, 54(12), 2225-2232, Dec. 2013
  • Electrochemical Crevice Corrosion Behavior of LP Steam Turbine Materials in the AVT Water Added Chloride and Sulfate Ions
    L.-B. Niu, H. Kato, H. Takaku, M. Yoshida, K. Marugame
    Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on the Properties of Water and Steam (ICPWS16), PWS-095, 1-8, Sep. 2013
  • Evaluation on the High-Temperature Oxidation Behavior of HP Steam Turbine Rotor Materials
    Li-Bin Niu, Takuya Shibata
    Advanced Materials Research, 750-752, 420-425, 2013
  • Effect of pH Decrease in Boiler Water on the Redox Behaviors and Oxide Film Characteristics of Boiler Tube Steels in Thermal Power Plants
    L. -B. Niu, T. Nakane, H. Takaku
    J. Japan Inst. Metals, 76(3), 203-209, Mar. 2012
  • Tensile and torsional creep fracture behaviors of heat resistant steels for steam turbine rotors of power plants
    Li-Bin Niu, Akihiko Yanagi
    Proc. 12th Inter. Conf. on Creep and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures, C, 19, 2012
  • Evaluation of Corrosion Resistances and Characteristics of Films Formed on Boiler Tube Steels in Simulated AVT Water
    T. Nakane, L.-B. Niu, H. Takaku, S. Oishi
    Corrosion Engineering, 60(5), 224-231, May 2011
  • Influence of Aging on Creep Rupture Properties of Heat Resistant Steels for Steam Turbine Rotors
    L.-B. Niu, I. Matsushima, T. Akiu
    Advanced Materials Research, 291-294, 1122-1125, 2011
  • Microstructures and mechanical properties of torsion and recrystallization processed iron bars
    Li-Bin Niu, Naoki Yamaguchi
    International Journal of Materials Engineering and Technology, 6(2), 99-110, 2011
  • Effect of Cl- and SO42- on Pitting Corrosion Susceptibility for Materials of Low-Pressure Steam Turbines in Power Plants
    L. -B. Niu, T. Goto, T. Nakane, H. Takaku, Y. Sakai
    J. Japan Inst. Metals, 74(10), 635-642, Oct. 2010
  • Effect of Chloride and Sulfate Ions in Simulated AVT Waters on Electrochemical Corrosion Behavior and Oxide Film Characteristics of LP Steam Turbine Materials in Power Plants
    T. Nakane, T. Goto, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 12(7), 376-383, Jul. 2010
  • Evaluation on the films formed on boiler tube steels in simulated AVT waters
    T. Nakane, L. -B. Niu
    Proceedings of the International Conference on Power Engineering -09 (ICOPE-09), 3, 271-276, 2009
  • Grain refinement of carbon steel S25C by torsion deformation and recrystallization
    L. -B. Niu, S. Ogawa, A. Nagasaka
    International Journal of Materials Engineering and Technology, 2(1), 39-53, 2009
  • Electrochemical corrosion behaviors of boiler tube steels in simulated AVT waters mixed with chloride ions and sulfate ions
    T. Nakane, L. -B. Niu
    International Journal of Materials Engineering and Technology, 2(2), 161-175, 2009
  • Grain refinement of iron bars by torsion processes and heat treatments
    L. -B. Niu, N. Yamaguchi, T. Shima, A. Nagasaka
    Proc. of the 3rd Inter. Confer. on Material and Processing, MSEC_ICMP2008, 1-5, 2008
  • Tension-torsion creep fracture behaviors of notched specimens of austenitic steel SUS310S
    L. -B. Niu
    J. of Solid Mechanics and Materials Engineering, 1(4), 388-396, 2007
  • Electrochemical Corrosion Behavior of Steam Turbine Materials for Geothermal Power Plants in Simulated Geothermal Waters
    H. -F. Zhang, L. -B. Niu, S. Oishi, H. Takaku, K. Shiokawa, M. Yamashita, Y. Sakai
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 9(8), 490-498, 2007
  • Influence of chloride and carbon dioxide on general and crevice corrosion of steam turbine materials for geothermal power plants
    H. -F. Zhang, L. -B. Niu, S. Oishi, H. Takaku, K. Shiokawa, M. Yamashita, Y. Sakai
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 8(9), 558-564, 2006
  • Corrosion behavior of boiler materials during long-term layup of a fossil unit
    M. Hirano, S. Itaba, T. Minami, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 7(1), 16-20, 2005
  • Development of a gluconate electrode for gluconate measurement in the boiler water
    K. Marugame, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 7(7), 422-428, 2005
  • Development of electric cation exchanger for measurement of high pH secondary water quality in PWR plants
    M. Kurashina, H. Uzawa, T. Aoki, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 7(9), 569-573, 2005
  • Corrosion behavior of magnetite grown from amine-carboxylate and amine aqueous solutions
    K. Marugame, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 7(10), 605-610, 2005
  • Tensile fracture behaviors in double-notched thin plates of a ductile steel
    L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku, M. Kobayashi
    ISIJ International, 45(2), 281-287, 2005WebofScience
  • Accelerated corrosion behavior due to alternating dry-wet conditions for LP steam turbine materials of fossil power plants
    M. Hirano, S. Itaba, T. Sakurada, Y. Imaizumi, T. Minami, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    ISIJ International, 45(3), 373-379, 2005WebofScience
  • Corrosion Behavior of Steam Turbine Materials for Geothermal Power Plants
    H. Takaku, L. B. Niu, H. Kawanishi, N. Takamura, K. Monma, Y. Sakai, M. Yamashita, K. Shiokawa
    Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on the Properties of Water and Steam, 718-723, 2004
  • Corrosion Behavior of Ti-Ni-Cu shape memory alloys for heat engine actuator in simulated geothermal waters
    Y. Horiuchi, A. Ogawa, Y. Sakai, T. Sakuma, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    Trans. of the MRSJ, 29(7), 3049-3052, 2004
  • Effects of minor amounts of corrosive chemicals on corrosion behavior of low-pressure steam turbine materials for fossil power plants under alternating dry and wet conditions
    M. Hirano, S. Itaba, T. Sakurada, Y. Imaizumi, T. Minami, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    PowerPlant Chemistry, 6(9), 529-541, 2004
  • Aging effect on creep rupture properties of super-clean 9%CrMoV steel for steam turbine rotors of combined cycle power plants
    L. -B. Niu, M. Kobayashi, H. Takaku, T. Azuma
    ADVANCES IN ENGINEERING PLASTICITY AND ITS APPLICATIONS, PTS 1 AND 2, 274-276, 931-936, 2004WebofScience
  • Corrosion Resistance of Materials for Geothermal Steam Turbines
    Y. Sakai, M. Tamashita, K. Shiokawa, L. -B. Niu, H. Takaku
    Proceedings of the International Conference on Power Engineering-03 (ICOPE-03), 3, 297-302, 2003
  • Initiation and growth behavior of creep voids in an austenitic steel with high ductility under multi-axial stresses
    L. -B. Niu, A. Katsuta, M. Kobayashi, H. Takaku
    ISIJ International, 43(2), 251-255, 2003WebofScience
  • Ageing effect on creep-fatigue properties of super-clean 9% CrMoV steel for steam turbine rotors of combined cycle power plants
    Niu, LB; Okado, M; Azuma, T; Sakai, Y; Kobayashi, M; Takaku, H
    TETSU TO HAGANE-JOURNAL OF THE IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE OF JAPAN, 89(7), 796-802, 2003WebofScience
  • Hot water jet erosion characteristics of Ti-Ni shape memory alloys
    L. -B. Niu, T. Sakuma, Y. Sakai, H. Hyougoku, H. Takaku
    Materials Transactions, 43(5), 840-845, 2002WebofScience
  • Creep rupture properties of an austenitic steel with high ductility under multi-axial stresses
    L. -B. Niu, M. Kobayashi, H. Takaku
    ISIJ International, 42(10), 1156-1161, 2002WebofScience
  • Initiation and growth of creep voids in austenitic steel SUS310S under multi-axial stress conditions
    L. -B. Niu, A. Katsuta, M. Nakamura, H. Takaku, M. Kobayashi
    Proceedings of the 9th international conference on creep and fracture of engineering materials and structures, 691-698, 2001
  • Corrosion and fatigue characteristics in water environments for Ti-Ni base shape memory alloys with various surface treatments
    T. Sakuma, H. Takaku, Y. Kimura, L. -B. Niu, S. Miyazaki
    Trans. of the MRSJ, 26(1), 167-170, 2001
  • Erosion resistance of Ti-Ni shape-memory alloy to hot water jet
    L. B. Niu, T.Sakuma, H. Takaku, H. Hyougoku, Y. Sakai
    SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS AND ITS APPLICATIONS, 394-3, 353-356, 2001WebofScience
  • Effect of stress states on creep fracture modes of an austenitic steel with high ductility
    L. -B. Niu, M. Nakamura, A. Futamura, M. Kobayashi
    ISIJ International, 40(5), 511-518, 2000WebofScience
  • Tensile and torsional creep rupture properties of SUH38 ausrenitic heat-resisting steel
    L. B. Niu, A. Futamura, M. Nakamura, M. Kobayashi
    Proceedings of the Asian conference on heat treatment of materials, 247-252, 1998
  • Notch tensile and torsional creep rupture properties of austenitic steels with different ductility and grain boundary strength
    L. B. Niu, A. Futamura, K. Sugimoto, M. Kobayashi
    Proceedings of the 7th international conference on creep and fracture of engineering materials and structures, 449-458, 1997

Lectures, oral presentations, etc.

  • Corrosion behavior of STBA24 steel and its weldment in the simulated boiler water added chloride ions and formic acid
    Li-Bin Niu, Shoichi Kosaka
    Abstract book of 17th ICPWS, Sep. 2018, 17th International conference on the properties of water anf steam (17th ICPWS)

Affiliated academic society

  • Sep. 1994
    The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • 2002
    The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan
  • 2003
    The Japan Society for Heat Treatment
  • 2006
    Japan Society of Corrosion Engineering
  • Jan. 2011
    Turbomachinery Society of Japan
  • Jan. 2022
    The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials

Research Themes

  • Evaluation of corrosion resistance of surface hardening treated low-pressure steam turbine blade materials
  • Corrosion behavior of boiler materials and low pressure steam turbine materials for power plants
  • Creep rupture properties of modified 9Cr-1Mo steel for components in powper plants at elevated temperature
  • Evaluation of corrosion fatigue strengthof SKD61 steel for die casting molds