International Energy Economy and Energy Finance
 Rolling project of China National Petroleum Corporation, January 2008 to December 2014, Research on macroeconomic situation and development trend at home and abroad, 350,000, completed, sub-project leader.
 National Energy Leading Group, July 2006 - July 2008, International Energy Trading System Research, 620,000, completed, chaired.
 Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, July 2006 - July 2007, Research on the Construction of China's Petroleum Market System, Completed, Participated.
 China National Petroleum Corporation, March-December 2006, oil price trend analysis and countermeasure suggestions in the international market, completed, participated.
 Key project of the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China, 2001, 21st century Research on the development strategy of China's petroleum industry, completed, participated.
 Teaching Reform Project of "Special Topics in International Finance" Postgraduate Course of China University of Petroleum (Beijing) in 2012
 2010 China University of Petroleum (Beijing) "International Finance (Bilingual) Teaching Reform Project
 2005 China University of Petroleum (Beijing) "International Finance" key course construction project
 In 1998, the reform and practice of petroleum economics and management professional training program and teaching content system.
 Zhu,Sun, Michael Troilo, Crude 1.Oil Prices Forecasting in recent Higher Prices Period and a New Theory on Modern Petroleum Market Mechanism1， January，2013（Working Paper）;
 Sun Z, Troilo M. The role of total factor productivity in China's economic growth[J]. European J of International Management, 2011, 5(6):656-665.
 Michael Troilo，Zhu Sun，The limits of China’s growth，Chinese Management Studies，Vol. 4， No. 3, 2010，pp. 273-279.
 Zhu,Sun. Tulsa Memories: Sounds, Sights, and Frendly Faces, Tulsa World, April 15, 2010.（news paper composition）