Rui Chen is graduated in architectural environment and energy engineering from Central South University, China (2014). In September 2014, she started her master and PhD in heating, gas supply, ventilation and air conditioning engineering at Central South University. During her studies, she focused on the energy demand forecast of urban city and the design parameters optimization of solar tower system. Since October 2019, she is visiting predoctoral researcher at the High Temperature Processes Unit of IMDEA Energy, supported by China Scholarship Council. Currently, she is concentrated on the research about system analysis and optimization of the supercritical CO2 Brayton cycle integrated with solar tower plants.