In Progress

138) J. Zhang, F. Yan, Y. Wang*. Sensitivity of soot formation to strain rates in counterflow diffusion flames of various C3-C5 alkanes and alcohols. Submitted, under review.

 

137) M. Zhou, L. Xu, F. Yan, S.H. Chung, Y. Wang*. Effects of oxygen partial premixing on soot formation in ethylene counterflow flames with oscillating strain rates. Submitted, under review.

136) W. Du, D. Wen, L. MaY. Wang*. Development and validation of a novel hybrid constraint spectral thermometry for laminar sooting flames. Submitted, under review.

135) W. Wang, K. Duan, D. Wen, L. Ma*, Y. Wang*, W. Ren. A portable laser absorption sensor for quantitative measurement of ambient temperature and humidity. Submitted.

 
 

 

2022

134) G. Li, M. Zhou, Y. Wang*. Sensitivity of soot formation to strain rate in steady counterflow flames determines its response under unsteady conditions. Combustion and Flame 2022; 241, 112107. link

133) X. Zhu*, W.L. Roberts, T.F. Guiberti. UV-visible chemiluminescence signature of laminar ammonia-hydrogen-air flames. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 2022. link

 

132) S. Mashruk , X. Zhu* , WL Roberts, TF. Guiberti, A. Valera-Medina, Chemiluminescent footprint of premixed ammonia-methane-air swirling flames, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 2022. Accepted for oral presentation.

 

131) Z. Shen, B. Huang*, X. Liu. Effect of structure parameters on the performance of an annular thermoelectric generator for automobile exhaust heat recovery. Energy Conversion and Management 2022; 256, 115381. link

130) B. Huang, Z. Shen*. Performance assessment of annular thermoelectric generators for automobile exhaust waste heat recovery. Energy 2022; 246, 123375. link

129) L. Xu, Y. Wang*, D. Liu*. Effects of oxygenated biofuel additives on soot formation: A comprehensive review of laboratory-scale studies. Fuel 2022; 313,122635. link

128) M. Zhou, F. Yan, L. Ma*, P. Jiang, Y. Wang*, S.H. Chung. Chemical speciation and soot measurements in laminar counterflow diffusion flames of ethylene and ammonia mixtures. Fuel 2022; 308, 122003. link

127) Z. Zhou, Y. Li*, J. Zhang, Y. Wang, F. Yan, H. Xu. Effects of component proportions on multi-jet instant expansion of binary solutions under flash boiling conditions. Fuel 2022; 308, 122018. link

126) X. Zhu*, T.F. Guiberti, R. Li, W.L. Roberts. Numerical study of heat release rate markers in laminar premixed Ammonia-methane-air flames. Fuel 2022; 138, 123599. link

 

125) Z. Yu, H. Zhang*. End-gas autoignition and knocking combustion of ammonia/hydrogen/air mixtures in a confined reactor. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 2022, 47(13): 8585-8602.link

124) J. Zhou, M. Zhou, L. Ma, Y. Wang*. Slight asymmetry induces significant distortion in soot volume fraction measurements in counterflow diffusion flames with diffuse back-illumination imaging. Optics Express 2022; 30, 6671-6689. link

123) D. Wen, L. Ma*, Y. Wang*. Effects of thermochemical non-uniformity on line-of-sight laser absorption thermometry in counterflow diffusion flames. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 2022; 277, 107990. link

122) 陈向阳,周梦祥,李青,王宇*. 二聚环戊二烯掺混对扩散火焰碳烟特性的影响. 内燃机学报, 已录用.

121) G. Sheng, L. Ma*, D. Wen, Y. Wang*. Simultaneous measurements of temperature, CO2 concentration and soot volume fraction in counterflow diffusion flames using a single mid-infrared laser. Applied Physics B 2022,128,62. link

120) Z. Wang, W. Wang, L. Ma, P. Fu, W. Ren, X. Chao*,Mid-infrared CO2 sensor with blended absorption features for non-uniform laminar premixed flames,Applied Physics B 2022,128,31. link

119) L. Xu, M. Zhou, Y. Wang *, D. Liu*. Probing sooting limits in counterflow diffusion flames via multiple optical diagnostic techniques. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 2022, 136, 110679. link

118) L. Ma*, K-P. Cheong*, K. Duan, W. Ren. Hybrid constraint multi-line absorption spectroscopy for non-uniform thermochemical measurements in axisymmetric laminar and jet flames. Optics and Lasers in Engineering 2022, 154, 107014. link

117) J. Zhang, F. Yan, P. Jiang, M. Zhou, Y. Wang*. Chemical and sooting structures of counterflow diffusion flames of butanol isomers: An experimental and modelling study.  Combustion Science and Technology 2022. link

116) J.C. Lisanti, X. Zhu*, T.F. Guiberti, W.L. Roberts. Active Valve Resonant Pulse Combustor for Pressure Gain Combustion Applications. Journal of Propulsion and Power 2022,38.link

 

115) Z. Shen, S. Chen, B. Chen. Heat transfer performance of a finned shell-and-tube latent heat thermal energy storage unit in the presence of thermal radiation. Journal of Energy Storage 2022, 45: 103724. link

 

114) W. Duan, F. Yan, H. Zhang, L. Ma*, D. Wen, W. Wang, G. Sheng, Y. Wang, Q. Wang*. A laser-based multipass absorption sensor for sub-ppm detection of methane, acetylene and ammonia. Sensors 2022, 22(2), 556. link

113) G. Sheng, J. Han, L. Ma*, W. Wang, Y. Wang. Mid-infrared absorption tomography  for in situ analysis of thermochemical structure in natural gas-fired cooker flame. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters 2022. link

112) J. Wang, F. Yan*, G. Zhang, W. Zhang, D. Yan, J. Zhang, Z. Chen, Y. Wang. The effects of water injection on combustion emission and knock characteristics of turbocharged direct injection gasoline engine. International Journal of Automotive Technology, 2022, Accepted.

111) K. Duan, D. Wen, Y. Wang, L. Ma*, K-P. Cheong, C. Yuan, W. Ren. Development of an infrared laser absorption sensor for non-intrusive gas temperature measurements. Energetic Materials Frontiers 2022. link

 
 
 

 

2021

110) P. Jiang, M. Zhou, D. Wen,  Y. Wang*. An experimental multiparameter investigation on the thermochemical structures of benchmark ethylene and propane counterflow diffusion flames and implications to their numerical modeling. Combustion and Flame 2021;234,111622. link

109) X. Zhu, A.A. Khateeb, W.L. Roberts, T.F. Guiberti*. Chemiluminescence signature of premixed ammonia-methane-air flames, Combustion and Flame  2021; 231,111508 link

 

108) J. Du*, G. Zang, B. Mohan, R. Idoughi, J. Sim, T. Fang, P. Wonka, W. Heidrich, W.L. Roberts. Study of spray structure from non-flash to flash boiling conditions with space-time tomography. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 2021; 38,3223-3231.link

107) Y. Shang, Z. Wang, L. Ma, J. Shi, H. Ning*, W. Ren*, S. Luo. Shock tube measurement of NO time-histories in nitromethane pyrolysis using a quantum cascade laser at 5.26 μm. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 2021;38:1745-52. link

106) X. Zhu*, A. A. Khateeb, T.F. Guiberti, and W. L. Roberts, NO and OH* emission characteristics of very-lean to stoichiometric ammonia-hydrogen-air swirl flames. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 2021; 38: 5155-5162. link

 

105) Z. Shen, S. Chen, X. Liu, B. Chen. A review on thermal management performance enhancement of phase change materials for vehicle lithium-ion batteries. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2021; 148: 111301. link

104) L. Xu, F. Yan, M. Zhou, Y. Wang*. An experimental and modeling study on sooting characteristics of laminar counterflow diffusion flames with partial premixing. Energy 2021; 218, 119479. link

103) M. Zhou, F. Yan, X. Zhong, L. Xu, Y. Wang*. Sooting characteristics of partially-premixed flames of ethanol and ethylene mixtures: Unravelling the opposing effects of ethanol addition on soot formation in non-premixed and premixed flames. Fuel 2021; 291, 120089. link

102) M. Raza, L. Ma*, S. Yao, L. Chen, W. Ren*. High-temperature dual-species (CO/NH3) detection using calibration-free scanned-wavelength-modulation spectroscopy at 2.3 μm. Fuel 2021; 305, 121591. link

101)Z. Yu, H.Zhang*. Reaction front development from ignition spots in n-heptane/air mixtures: Low-temperature chemistry effects induced by ultrafine water droplet evaporation. Physics of Fluids 2021, 33(8): 083312. link

 

100) Z. Yu, H. Zhang*, P. Dai. Autoignition and detonation development induced by temperature gradient in n-C7H16/air/H2O mixtures. Physics of Fluids 2021, 33: 017111. link

 

99) L. Ma*, K. Duan, K-P. Cheong*, W. Ren. Multispectral infrared absorption spectroscopy for quantitative temperature measurements in axisymmetric laminar premixed sooting flames. Case Studies in Thermal Engineering 2021; 28, 101575. link

98) K. Duan, L. Ma, Y. Yi, W. Ren*. Tunable diode laser-based two-line thermometry: a non-contact thermometer for active body temperature measurement. Applied Optics 2021; 60, 7036-7042. link

97) X. Kang*, Y. Wang*. Transient process of methane-oxygen diffusion flame-street establishment in a microchannel. Frontiers in Energy 2021. link

96) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, T. Fang, J. Chang, W.L. Roberts. Study of spray structure under flash boiling conditions using 2phase-SLIPI. Experiments in Fluids 2021,62:24. link

95) L. Ma, K-P. Cheong*, M. Yang, C. Yuan, W. Ren*. On the quantification of boundary layer effects on flame temperature measurements using line-of-sight absorption spectroscopy. Combustion Science and Technology 2021. link

94) Y. Deng, P. Zou, X. Kang*, Y. Wang*. Experimental investigations on non-premixed methane-air flames in radial microchannels with a controlled temperature profile. Combustion Science and Technology 2021. link

93) K. Xu, L. Ma, J. Chen, X. Zhao, Q. Wang, R. Kan, Z. Zheng*, W. Ren*. Dual-comb spectroscopy for laminar premixed flames with a free-running fiber laser. Combustion Science and Technology 2021. link

92) X. Kang*, Y. Deng, J. Wang, A. Fan*. A versatile numerical tool for simulating combustion features at small-scales. Journal of Thermal Science 2021; 30: 343-361. link

91) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, T. Fang, J. Chang, W.L. Roberts. Influence of flash boiling on spray morphology using a prototype injector for gasoline compression ignition (GCI) application. Atomization and sprays 2020; 30,351-369. link

 

90) Q. Mu, F. Yan, J. Zhang, L. Xu*, Y. Wang. Experimental and numerical study on the sooting behaviors of furanic biofuels in laminar counterflow diffusion flames. Energies 2021; 14, 5995. link

89) B. Huang, L. Tian, Q. Yu, X. Liu, Z. Shen*. Numerical analysis of melting process in a rectangular enclosure with different fin locations. Energies, 2021;14(14): 4091. link

88) J. Zhou, M. Zhou, L. Ma*, Y. Wang*. Planar light extinction measurement of soot volume fraction in laminar counterflow diffusion flames. Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering 2021. link

 

87) Z. Yu, H. Zhang*. Regimes of reaction front propagation from ignition spots in n-heptane/air mixtures laden with fine water mists. 15th International Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems (ICLASS2021, August 29- September 2, Edinburgh). link

 
 

 

2020

86) L. Xu, F. Yan, W. Dai, M. Zhou, S.H. Chung, Y. Wang*. Synergistic effects on soot formation in counterflow diffusion flames of acetylene-based binary mixture fuels. Combustion and Flame 2020; 216, 24-28. link

85) Z. Li, P. Liu*, P. Zhang, Y. Wang, H. He, S.H. Chung, W.L. Roberts. Role of dimethyl ether in incipient soot formation in premixed ethylene flames. Combustion and Flame 2020; 216, 271-279. link

84) H. Ning, J. Wu, L. Ma, W. Ren*. Exploring the pyrolysis chemistry of prototype aromatic ester phenyl formate: Reaction pathways, thermodynamics and kinetics. Combustion and Flame 2020; 211: 337−46. link

83) L. Xu, F. Yan, Y. Wang*. S.H. Chung. Chemical effects of hydrogen addition on soot formation in counterflow diffusion flames: Dependence on fuel type and oxidizer composition. Combustion and Flame 2020; 213, 14-25. link

82) W. Wang, L. Xu, J. Yan, Y. Wang*. Temperature dependence of the fuel mixing effect on soot precursor formation in ethylene-based diffusion flames. Fuel 2020; 267, 117121. link

81) W. Dai, F. Yan, L. Xu*, M. Zhou, Y. Wang*. Effects of carbon monoxide addition on the sooting characteristics of ethylene and propane counterflow diffusion flames. Fuel 2020; 271, 117674. link

80) J. Du, E. Cenker*, J. Badra, J. Sim, W.L. Roberts, Spray characteristics of a non-reacting spray from an outwardly opening hollow-cone injector with high-reactivity gasolines. Fuel 2020; 268, 117293. link

79) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, T. Fang, J. Chang, W.L. Roberts. A comprehensive study of spray and combustion characteristics of a prototype injector for gasoline compression ignition (GCI) application. Fuel 2020; 227:118144. link

78) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, T. Fang, W. L. Roberts. Study of spray collapse phenomenon at flash boiling conditions using simultaneous front and side view imaging. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 2020; 147: 118824. link

 

77) A. A. Khateeb*, T.F. Guiberti, X. Zhu, M. Younes, A. Jamal, and W. L. Roberts. Stability limits and NO emissions of technically-premixed ammonia-hydrogen-nitrogen-air swirl flames. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy  2020; 45: 22008-22018. link

76) L. Tian, X. Liu, S. Chen, Z. Shen*. Effect of fin material on PCM melting in a rectangular enclosure. Applied Thermal Engineering, 2020;167: 114764. link

 

75) B. Sun, X. Kang*, Y. Wang*. Numerical investigations on the methane-oxygen diffusion flame-street phenomena in a microchannel: Effects of wall temperatures, inflow rates and global equivalence ratios on flame behaviors and combustion performances. Energy 2020; 207, 118194. link

74) D. Wen, Y. Wang*. Spatially and temporally resolved temperature measurements in counterflow flames using a single interband cascade laser. Optics Express 2020; 28, 37879-37902. link

 

73) L. Ma, K-P. Cheong, H. Ning, W. Ren*. An improved study of the uniformity of laminar premixed flames using laser absorption spectroscopy and CFD simulation. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 2020; 112:110013. link

72) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, T. Fang, W.L. Roberts. Auto-ignition characteristics of high-reactivity gasoline fuel using a gasoline multi-hole injector. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 2020; 112:109993. link

 

71)  A. A. Khateeb*, T.F. Guiberti, X. Zhu, M. Younes, A. Jamal, and W. L. Roberts. Stability limits and exhaust NO performances of ammonia-methane-air swirl flames. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 2020; 114: 110058. link

 

70) M. Raza, L. Ma, C. Yao, M. Yang, Z. Wang, W. Ren*, Q. Wang, R. Kan. MHz-rate scanned-wavelength direct absorption spectroscopy using a distributed feedback diode laser at 2.3 µm. Optics and Laser Technology 2020; 130:106344. link

69) P. Zou, Y. Deng, X. Kang*, J. Wang. A numerical study on premixed hydrogen/air flames in a narrow channel with thermally orthotropic walls. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 2020; 45: 20436-20448. link

68) M. Yang, K. Liu, L. Ma, K-P. Cheong, Z. Wang, W. Ho, W. Ren*. Time-resolved characterization of non-thermal plasma-assisted photocatalytic removal of nitric oxide. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 53 (2020) 01LT02 (7pp). link

67) L. Xu, F. Yan, Y. Wang*. A comparative study of the sooting tendencies of various C5–C8 alkanes, alkenes and cycloalkanes in counterflow diffusion flames. Applications in Energy and Combustion Science 2020; 1–4,100007. link

66) G. Zang*, R. Idoughi, C. Wang, A. Bennett, J. Du, S. Skeen, W. L. Roberts, P. Wonka, Wolfgang Heidrich. TomoFluid: Reconstructing Dynamic Fluid from Sparse View Videos. Proceedings of the IEEE/CVF Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition 2020: 1870-1879. link

65) L. Zhao, W. Yao*, Y. Wang, J. Hu. Machine learning-based method for remaining range prediction of electric vehicles. IEEE Access 2020; 8:212423-212441. link

 
 

 

2019

 

64) Y. Wang*, S.H. Chung*. Soot formation in laminar counterflow flames. Progress in Energy and Combustion Science 2019; 74:152-238. link

63) F. Yan, L. Xu, Y. Wang*, S. Park, S.M. Sarathy, S.H. Chung. On the opposing effects of methanol and ethanol addition on PAH and soot formation in ethylene counterflow diffusion flames. Combustion and Flame 2019; 202:228-42. link

62) X. Kang, B. Sun, J. Wang, Y. Wang*. A numerical investigation on the thermo-chemical structures of methane-oxygen diffusion flame-streets in a microchannel. Combustion and Flame 2019; 206:266-81. link

61) J. Wu, H. Ning, L. Ma, P. Zhang and W. Ren*. Cascaded group-additivity ONIOM: A new method to approach CCSD(T)/CBS energies of large aliphatic hydrocarbons. Combustion and Flame 2019; 201:31-43. link

60) L. Ma, Z. Wang, K-P. Cheong, H. Ning, W. Ren*. Mid-infrared heterodyne phase-sensitive dispersion spectroscopy in flame measurements. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 2019; 37: 1329−1336. link

59) Z. Shen, Li. Tian, X. Liu*. Automotive exhaust thermoelectric generators: Current status, challenges and future prospects. Energy Conversion and Management, 2019;195: 1138-1173. link

58) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, T. Fang, and W.L. Roberts. Macroscopic non-reacting spray characterization of gasoline compression ignition fuels in a constant volume chamber. Fuel 2019;255: 115818. link

 

57) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, T. Fang, and W. L. Roberts. Experimental and analytical study on liquid and vapor penetration of high-reactivity gasoline using a high pressure gasoline multi-hole injector. Applied Thermal Engineering  2019; 63:114187. link

56) F. Yan, M. Zhou, L. Xu, Y. Wang*, S.H. Chung. An experimental study on the spectral dependence of light extinction in sooting ethylene counterflow diffusion flames. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 2019; 100:259-70. link

55) X. Zhu, X. Xia and P. Zhang*. Stability of Buoyant Inverse Diffusion Methane Flames with Confinement Effects. Combustion Science and Technology 2019; 192:1650-1667. link

 

54) N.M. Mahmoud, F. Yan, Y. Wang*. Effects of fuel inlet boundary condition on aromatic species formation in coflow diffusion flames. Journal of the Energy Institute 2019; 92:288-97. link

53) N.M. Mahmoud, F. Yan, M. Zhou, L. Xu, Y. Wang*. Coupled effects of carbon dioxide and water vapor addition on soot formation in ethylene diffusion flames. Energy & Fuels 2019;33:5582-96. link

 

52) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, J. Chang, T. Fang, W.L. Roberts. Characterizing flash boiling sprays of E10 gasoline from a high-pressure gasoline multi-hole injector.  SAE Technical Paper 2019-01-2249. link

 
 

 

2018

51) F. Yan, L. Xu, Y. Wang*. Application of hydrogen enriched natural gas in spark ignition IC engines: from fundamental fuel properties to engine performances and emissions. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 2018; 82:1457-88. link

50) Y. Wang*, S. Park, S.M. Sarathy, S.H. Chung. A comparative study on the sooting tendencies of various 1-alkene fuels in counterflow diffusion flames. Combustion and Flame 2018; 192:71-85. link

49) L. Xu, F. Yan, M. Zhou, Y. Wang*, S.H. Chung. Experimental and soot modeling studies of ethylene counterflow diffusion flames: Non-monotonic influence of the oxidizer composition on soot formation. Combustion and Flame 2018; 197:304-18. link

48) Z. Li, H.M.F. Amin, P. Liu*, Y. Wang, S.H. Chung, W.L. Roberts. Effect of dimethyl ether (DME) addition on sooting limits in counterflow diffusion flames of ethylene at elevated pressures. Combustion and Flame 2018; 197:463-70. link

47) X. Zhu, X. Xia, P. Zhang*. Near-field Flow Stability of Buoyant Methane/Air Inverse Diffusion Flames. Combustion and Flame 2018, 191: 66-75.link

 

46) Z. Shen, X. Liu*, S. Chen, S. Wu, L. Xiao, Z. Chen. Theoretical analysis on a segmented annular thermoelectric generator. Energy 2018,157: 297-313. link

45) H. Zhang, Z. Yu, T. Ye*, et al. Large eddy simulation of turbulent lifted flame in a hot vitiated coflow using tabulated detailed chemistry[J]. Applied Thermal Engineering 2018, 128: 1660-1672. link

 

44) W. Wei, Z. Yu, T. Zhou, T. Ye*. A numerical study of laminar flame speed of stratified syngas/air flames. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 2018, 43(18): 9036-9045. link

 

43) H.Zhang, Z. Yu, T. Ye*, et al. Large eddy simulation of turbulent stratified combustion using dynamic thickened flame coupled with tabulated detailed chemistry. Applied Mathematical Modelling 2018, 62: 476-498. link

 

42) Z. Yu, H. Zhang, T. Ye*, et al. Large eddy simulation of turbulent premixed and stratified combustion using flame surface density model coupled with tabulation method. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 2018, 39(12): 1719-1736. link

 

41) Z. Yu, H. Zhang, T. Ye*, et al. Large eddy simulation of turbulent premixed piloted flame using artificial thickened flame model coupled with tabulated chemistry. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 2018, 39(9): 1277-1294. link

 

40) L. Xu, F. Yan, Y. Wang*. Effects of Hydrogen Addition on the Standoff Distance of Premixed Burner-Stabilized Flames of Various Hydrocarbon Fuels. Energy & Fuels 2018; 32:2385-96. link

39) J. Wu, H. Ning, L. Ma, and W. Ren*. Pressure-dependent kinetics of methyl formate reaction with OH at combustion, atmospheric and interstellar temperature. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2018; 20(41), 26190−99. link

38) H. Ning, D. Liu, J. Wu, L. Ma, W. Ren*, A. Farooq. A theoretical and shock tube kinetic study on hydrogen abstraction from phenyl formate. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2018; 20, 21280−85. link

37) J. Wu, H. Ning, L. Ma, and W. Ren*. Accurate prediction of bond dissociation energies of large n-Alkanes using ONIOM-CCSD(T)/CBS methods. Chemical Physics Letter 2018; 699, 139−145. link

36) L. Ma, H. Ning, J. Wu, K-P. Cheong, W. Ren*. Characterization of temperature and soot volume fraction in the laminar premixed sooting flame: laser absorption/extinction measurement and 2D CFD simulation. Energy & Fuels 2018; 32(12), 12962−70. link

35) L. Ma, Z. Wang, K-P. Cheong, H, Ning, and W. Ren*. Temperature and H2O sensing in laminar premixed flames using mid-infrared heterodyne phase-sensitive dispersion spectroscopy. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 2018; 124:117. link

34) K-P. Cheong, L. Ma, Z. Wang, W. Ren*. Influence of Line Pair Selection on Flame Tomography Using Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy. Applied Spectroscopy 2018; 73(5): 529−39. link

33) L. Ma, H. Ning, J. Wu, W. Ren*. In situ flame temperature measurements using a mid-infrared two-line H2O laser-absorption thermometry. Combustion Science and Technology 2018; 190(3),392−407. link

 

32) B. Mohan*, J. Du*, J. Sim*, W.L. Roberts*. Hydraulic characterization of high-pressure gasoline multi-hole injector. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation 2018;64.133-141. link

 

31) J. Du, B. Mohan*, J. Sim, W.L. Roberts. Experimental study on the non-reacting spray characterization of gasoline compression ignition fuel. 10th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2018, Aug 22-25, Hongkong)link

30) J. Du, E. Cenker*, J. Sim, W. L. Roberts. Characterization of a non-reacting spray from a hollow cone injector with GCI fuels using phase Doppler anemometry. 14th International Conference on Liquid Atomization & Spray Systems (ICLASS2018, Jul22-26, Chicago). link

 

 

2017

29) S. Park, Y. Wang*, S.H. Chung, S.M. Sarathy. Compositional effects on PAH and soot formation in counterflow diffusion flames of gasoline surrogate fuels. Combustion and Flame 2017; 178:46-60. link

28) H. Ning, J. Wu, L. Ma, W. Ren, D. F. Davidson, and R. K. Hanson. Chemical kinetic modeling and shock tube study of methyl propanoate decomposition. Combustion and Flame 2017; 184:30-40. link

27) X. Kang, A. Veeraragavan*. Experimental demonstration of a novel approach to increase power conversion potential of a hydrocarbon fuelled, portable, thermophotovoltaic system. Energy Conversion and Management 2017; 133: 127-137. link

26) Z. Shen*, S. Wu, L. Xiao. Assessment of the performance of annular thermoelectric couples under constant heat flux condition. Energy Conversion and Management 2017;150: 704–713.link

25) K. Moshammer, L. Seidel, Y. Wang, H. Selim, S.M. Sarathy, F. Mauss, N. Hansen*. Aromatic ring formation in opposed-flow diffusive 1,3-butadiene flames. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 2017; 36:947-55. link

24) Z. Shen, S. Wu*, L. Xiao, Z. Chen. Proposal and assessment of a solar thermoelectric generation system characterized by Fresnel lens, cavity receiver and heat pipe. Energy, 2017;141: 215-238. link

23) Z. Shen, S. Wu*, L. Xiao, G. Yin, K. Wang. Effect of aperture size on free convection and radiation heat transfer in isoflux upward-facing cylindrical cavities. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 2017;87: 1-14. link

22) C. Shi, D. Wang, Z. Wang, L. Ma, K. Xu, S.-C. Chen, W. Ren*. A mid-infrared fiber-coupled QEPAS nitric oxide sensor for real-time engine exhaust monitoring. IEEE Sensors Journal 2017; 17:7418-24. link

21) X. Kang, R. J. Gollan, P. A. Jacobs, A. Veeraragavan*. On the influence of modelling choices on combustion in narrow channels. Computers & Fluids 2017; 144: 117-136. link

20) J. Wu, F. Khaled, H. Ning, L. Ma, A. Farooq, and W. Ren*. Theoretical and shock tube study of the rate constants for hydrogen abstraction reactions of ethyl formate. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 2017; 121:6304-13. link

19) H. Ning, J. Wu, L. Ma, W. Ren*, D. F. Davidson, and R. K. Hanson. A Combined ab Initio, kinetic modeling and shock tube study of the thermal decomposition of ethyl formate. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 2017; 121:6568-79. link

18) X. Kang*, R. J. Gollan. P. A. Jacobs, A. Veeraragavan, Numerical study of the effect of wall temperature profiles on the premixed methane–air flame dynamics in a narrow channel. RSC Advances 2017; 7(63): 39940-39954. link

17) L. Ma, L.Y. Lau, and W. Ren*. Non-uniform temperature and species concentration measurements in a laminar flame using multi-band infrared absorption spectroscopy. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 2017;123:83. link

 

16) Z. Yu, T. Ye*. Numerical study of premixed and stratified combustion using flame surface density. 11th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, (APPC2017, December 11-14,  Sydney). link

 

 

2016

15) X. Kang, R. J. Gollan, P. A. Jacobs, A. Veeraragavan*. Suppression of instabilities in a premixed methane-air flame in a narrow channel via hydrogen/carbon monoxide addition. Combustion and Flame 2016; 173: 266-275. link

14) Y. Wang*, S.H. Chung. Strain rate effect on sooting characteristics in laminar counterflow diffusion flames. Combustion and Flame 2016; 165:433-44. link

13) P. Selvaraj, P.G. Arias, B.J. Lee, H.G. Im*. Y. Wang, Y. Gao, et al. A computational study of ethylene–air sooting flames: Effects of large polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Combustion and Flame 2016; 163:427-36. link

12) Z. Shen, S. Wu*, L. Xiao, Gang Yin. Theoretical modeling of thermoelectric generator with particular emphasis on the effect of side surface heat transfer. Energy, 2016;95: 367-379. link

11) Z. Shen, S. Wu*, L. Xiao, Ke Wang. Effect of tilt angle on the stability of free convection heat transfer in an upward-facing cylindrical cavity: Numerical analysis. International Journal of Thermal Sciences 2016;107: 13-24. link

10) Z. Shen, S. Wu*, L. Xiao. Numerical study of wind effects on combined convective heat loss from an upward-facing cylindrical cavity. Solar Energy 2016;132: 294-309. link

9) Y. Wang*, S.H. Chung. Formation of soot in counterflow diffusion flames with carbon dioxide dilution. Combustion Science and Technology 2016; 188:805-17. link

 

 

2015 & before

8) Y. Wang, A. Raj, S.H. Chung*. Soot modeling of counterflow diffusion flames of ethylene-based binary mixture fuels. Combustion and Flame 2015; 162:586-96. link

7) X. Kang, A. Veeraragavan*. Experimental investigation of flame stability limits of a mesoscale combustor with thermally orthotropic walls. Applied Thermal Engineering 2015; 85: 234-242. link

6) Z. Shen, S. Wu*, L. Xiao. Theoretical analysis on the performance of annular thermoelectric couple. Energy Conversion and Management  2015; 89: 244-250. link

5) X. Zhu, R. Li*, D. Li*, P. Zhang*, R. Qian. Experimental Study and RANS Calculation on Velocity and Temperature of a Kerosene-fueled Swirl Laboratory Combustor with and without Centerbody Air Injection. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 2015; 89: 964-976. link

4) Z. Shen, S. Wu*, L. Xiao, D. Li, K. Wang. Experimental and numerical investigations of combined free convection and radiation heat transfer in an upward-facing cylindrical cavity. International Journal of Thermal Sciences 2015; 89: 314-326. link

3) Y. Wang, S.H. Chung*. Effect of strain rate on sooting limits in counterflow diffusion flames of gaseous hydrocarbon fuels: Sooting temperature index and sooting sensitivity index. Combustion and Flame 2014; 161, 1224-34. link

2) Y. Wang, A. Raj, S.H. Chung*. A PAH growth mechanism and synergistic effect on PAH formation in counterflow diffusion flames. Combustion and Flame 2013; 160, 1667-1676. link

1) P.H. Joo, Y. Wang, A. Raj, S.H. Chung*. Sooting limit in counterflow diffusion flames of ethylene/propane fuels and implication to threshold soot index. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 2013; 34, 1803-9. link