ThermaSMART-related peer-reviewed research papers. 

Publications list 


Ahmed, A., Wright, E., Abdel-Aziz, F., Yan, Y., Numerical investigation of heat transfer and flow characteristics of a double-wall cooling structure: Reverse circular jet impingementApplied Thermal Engineering 

Anjos, Gustavo R., Oliveira, Gustavo P., Norberto Mangiavacchi, N., Thome, John R., One- and two-step semi-Lagrangian integrators for arbitrary Lagrangian–Eulerian-finite element two-phase flow simulationsInternational Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 

Arshad, A., Jabbal, M., Shi, L., Yan, Y., Thermophysical characteristics and enhancement analysis of carbon-additives phase change mono and hybrid materials for thermal management of electronic devices, Journal of Energy Storage 

Bashir, A.I., Everts, M., Bennacer, R., Meyer, J.P. Single-phase forced convection heat transfer and pressure drop in circular tubes in the laminar and transitional flow regimes Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 

Bock Bradley D., Meyer Josua P., Thome John R. Falling film boiling and pool boiling on plain circular tubes: Influence of surface roughness, surface material and saturation temperature on heat transfer and dryoutExperimental Thermal and Fluid Science 

Chen, Y., Yan, Y., Li, B., Thermal Analyses of Power Electronics Integrated with Vapour Chamber Cooling, Automotive Innovation

Y. Chen, B. Li, X. Wang, X. Wang, Y. Yan, X. Li, Y. Wang, F. Qi, H. Li, Direct Phase-Change Cooling of Vapor Chamber Integrated With IGBT Power Electronic Module for Automotive ApplicationIEEE Transactions on Power Electronics

Chen, Yuhong; Askounis, Alexandros; Koutsos, Vasileios; Valluri, Prashant; Takata, Yuasuyuki; Wilson, Stephen K.; Sefiane, Khellil On the Effect of Substrate Viscoelasticity on the Evaporation Kinetics and Deposition Patterns of Nanosuspension Drops, Langmuir 

Cheng, Z., Han, H., Wang, F., Yan, Y., Shi, X., Liang, H., Zhang, X., Shuai, Y., Efficient radiative cooling coating with biomimetic human skin wrinkle structureNano Energy

Dos Anjos Gustavo Rabello, Mangiavacchi Norbert, Thome John  An ALE-FE method for two-phase flows with dynamic boundaries, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 

Essmann, Erich; Shui, Pei; Popinet, Stéphane; Zaleski, Valluri, Prashant; Govindarajan, Rama; Chaotic orbits of tumbling ellipsoidsJournal of Fluid Mechanics

Fu, R., Hu, X., Zhang, H., Yan, Y., Zhou, W., Wang, J., Investigation of the influence of Fe3O4-water nanofluids on capillary performance in microgrooves wickApplied Thermal Engineering

Gong, W., Wang, Y.,  Chen, Y., Li, X., Li, K., Wang, Z., Yan, Y.,  A Study of the Truncated Square Pyramid Geometry for Enhancement of Super-hydrophobicity, Journal of Bionic Engineering
Holm Darryl, Ó'Náraigh Lennon, Tronci Cesare A geometric diffuse-interface method for droplet spreadingProceedings of the Royal Society A
Li, B., Kuo, H., Wang, X., Chen, Y., Wang, Y., Gerada, D., Worall, S., Stone, I., Yan, Y., Thermal Management of Electrified Propulsion System for Low-Carbon Vehicles, Automotive Innovation
Liu, Z., Yan, Y., Wang, X., Chen, X., Droplet Deposition Pattern Affected by Different Heating DirectionsJournal of Bionic Engineering
Naderi, P., Raskin Sheuten, B., Amirfazli, A., Grau, G. Inkjet printing on hydrophobic surfaces: Controlled pattern formation using sequential drying, The Journal of Chemical Physics 
Ó'Náraigh, Lennon, Daniel R. Jansen van Vuuren, Linear and Nonlinear Stability Analysis in Microfluidic Systems Fluid Dynamics and Materials Processing
Ren, Y., Chen, Q., He, M., Zhang, X., Qi, H., Yan, Y., 2021. Plasmonic Optical Tweezers for Particle Manipulation: Principles, Methods, and ApplicationsACS Nano 
Ren, Y., Yan, Y., Qi, H., Photothermal conversion and transfer in photothermal therapy: From macroscale to nanoscale, Advances in Colloid and Interface Science
Ren, Y., Huang, Y., Xie, C., Yan, Y., Wang, J., Yamaguchi, T., Thermal Effect on Deformation of Nanofluid-Encapsulated Double Emulsion Droplets Flowing in a Constricted Microchannel, Heat Transfer Engineering
Shi, L., Zhang, S., Arshad, A., Hu, Y., He, Y., Yan, Y., Thermo-physical properties prediction of carbon-based magnetic nanofluids based on an artificial neural networkRenewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
Shi, L., Wang, X., Hu, Y., He, Y., Yan, Y., Solar-thermal conversion and steam generation: a review, Applied Thermal Engineering
Theodorakis, Panagiotis E., Che, Zhizhao, Surface nanobubbles: Theory, simulation, and experiment. A review Advances in Colloid and Interface Science
Theodorakis, Panagiotis E., Amirfazli, A., Hu, B., Che, Z., Droplet Control Based on Pinning and Substrate Wettability, Langmuir
Theodorakis, Panagiotis E., Smith, Edward R., Müller, Erich A., Spreading of aqueous droplets with common and superspreading surfactants. A molecular dynamics study Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects
Theodorakis, Panagiotis E., Smith, Edward R., Craster, Richard V., Muller, Erick A., Matar, Omar K., Molecular Dynamics Simulation of the Superspreading of Surfactant-Laden Droplets. A Review Fluids Journal
Vermaak, M; Potgieter, J; Dirker, J; Moghimi, MA; Valluri, P: Sefiane, K; Meyer, JP;  Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Micro/Mini Channel Flow-Boiling Heat Transfer with Non-Uniform Circumferential Heat Fluxes at Different Rotational OrientationsInternational Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer
Wang, Karapetsas, Valluri, Sefiane, Williams, Takata, Dynamics of hygroscopic aqueous solution droplets undergoing evaporation or vapour absorptionJournal of Fluid Mechanics
Wang, L., Wang, X., Yan, Y., An investigation of droplet impingement on a conical obstacleThermal Science and Engineering Progress
Wang, X., Li, B., Gerada, D., Huang, K., Stone, I., Worrall, S., Yan, Y., A critical review on thermal management technologies for motors in electric carsApplied Thermal Engineering
Wang, X., Yan, Y., Meng, X., Chen, G., A general method to predict the performance of closed pulsating heat pipe by artificial neural networkApplied Thermal Engineering
Wang, X., Li, Y., Yan, Y., Wright, E., Gao, N., Chen, G., Prediction on the viscosity and thermal conductivity of hfc/hfo refrigerants with artificial neural network modelsInternational Journal of Refrigeration
Wang, Xuehui; Yan, Yuying; Meng, Xin; Chen, Guangming A general method to predict the performance of closed pulsating heat pipe by artificial neural networkApplied Thermal Engineering
Wang, X., Yan, Y., Li, B., Hao, X., Gao, N., Chen, G., Prospect of solar-driven ejector-compression hybrid refrigeration system with low GWP refrigerants in summer of Guangzhou and BeijingInternational Journal of Refrigeration
Wang, X., Li, B., Huang, K., Yan, Y., Stone, I., Worrall, S., Experimental investigation on end winding thermal management with oil spray in electric vehiclesCase Studies in Thermal Engineering
Wang, X., Li, B., Huang, K., Stone, I., Worral, S., A critical review on thermal management technologies for motors in electric cars, Applied Thermal Engineering
Wang, X., Liu, Z., Wang, L., Yan, Y., Investigation of Droplet Evaporation on Copper Substrate with Different Roughness, Journal of Bionic Engineering
Wang, X., Yan, Y., Meng, X., Chen, G., A general method to predict the performance of closed pulsating heat pipe by artificial neural network, Applied Thermal Engineering
Wen, C., Yang, Y., Ding, H., Sun, C., Yan, Y., Wet steam flow and condensation loss in turbine blade cascadesApplied Thermal Engineering
Wen, C., Zhu, X., Yang, Y., Ding, H., Yan, Y., Numerical modelling of non-equilibrium condensation of carbon dioxide (CO2) in a converging-diverging nozzle, AIP Conference Proceedings, 2293 (2020) 420077
Werner C. T., Yan, Y., Mullen, D., Halimic, E., Experimental analysis of a high temperature water heat pipe for thermal storage applications, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress 
Williams AGL, Karapetsas G, Mamalis D, Sefiane K, Matar OK, Valluri P, Spreading and retraction dynamics of sessile evaporating droplets comprising volatile binary mixturesJournal of Fluid Mechanics
Wright, D., Craig, K.J., Valluri, P., Meyer, J.P., Computational investigation of single and multi-jet array impingement boiling, Applied Thermal Engineering
Wright, E., Ahmed, A., Yan, Y., Malston, J., Arisso Lopez, L., Experimental and Numerical Heat Transfer Investigation of Impingement Jet Nozzle Position in Concave Double-Wall Cooling StructuresHeat Transfer Engineering 
Zhang, S., Feng, D., Shi, L., Wang, L., Jin, Y., Tian, L., Li, Z., Wang, G., Zhao, L., Yan, Y., 2021. A review of phase change heat transfer in shape-stabilized phase change materials (ss-PCMs) based on porous supports for thermal energy storageRenewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
Zhang, S., Yao, Y., Jin, Y., Shang, Z., Yan, Y., Heat transfer characteristics of ceramic foam/molten salt composite phase change material (CPCM) for medium-temperature thermal energy storage, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer
Zhang, S., Li, Z., Yao, Y., Tian, L., Alston, M., Yan, Y., Heat transfer characteristics and compatibility of molten salt/ceramic porous composite phase change materialNano Energy
Zhang, S., Li, Z., Wang, H., Tian, L., Jin, Y.,  Alston, M., Yan, Y., Component-dependent thermal properties of molten salt eutectics for solar thermal energy storage: Experiments, molecular simulation and applicationsApplied Thermal Engineering
Zhang, S., Hongtao, G., Yan, Y., Atomic insights into melting behaviours of phase change material confined in nanospaceJournal of Molecular Liquids
Zhao, Hongyu; Orejon, Daniel; Mackenzie-Dover, Coinneach; Valluri, Prashant; Shanahan, Martin ER; Sefiane, Khellil; Droplet motion on contrasting striated surfacesApplied Physics Letters
Zhang, S., Feng, D., Lei, S., Wang, L., Jin, Y., Tian, L., Li, Z., Wang, G., Zhao, L., Yan, Y., A review of phase change heat transfer in shape-stabilized phase change materials (ss-PCMs) based on porous supports for thermal energy storageRenewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
Zhang, X., Ren, Y., Ren, Y., Yan, Y., A novel bionic packed bed latent heat storage system filled with encapsulated PCM for thermal energy collectionThermal Science and Engineering Progress
Zhang, Z., Wang, X., Yan, Y., A review of the state-of-the-art in electronic cooling, e-PrimeAdvances in Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Energy​