International Bachelor Degree Program on Energy

Research Output 1981 2020

2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Holes, cracks, or inclusions in two-dimensional linear anisotropic viscoelastic solids

Nguyen, V. T. & Hwu, C., 2017 May 15, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 117, p. 111-123 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cracks
Polymer matrix composites
Laplace transforms
Boundary element method
Elasticity
15 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogen production and carbon dioxide enrichment from ethanol steam reforming followed by water gas shift reaction

Chen, C. C., Tseng, H. H., Lin, Y. L. & Chen, W-H., 2017 Sep 20, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 162, p. 1430-1441 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbon dioxide enrichment
Water gas shift
Steam reforming
Hydrogen production
ethanol
6 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the stability of diesel emulsions with high pyrolysis bio-oil content by alcohol co-surfactants and high shear mixing strategies

de Luna, M. D. G., Cruz, L. A. D., Chen, W. H., Lin, B. J. & Hsieh, T. H., 2017 Dec 15, In : Energy. 141, p. 1416-1428 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emulsions
Pyrolysis
Alcohols
Surface active agents
Emulsification
8 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of bio-solution pretreatment on the structure, reactivity and torrefaction of bamboo

Chen, W-H., Chu, Y. S. & Lee, W. J., 2017 Jan 1, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 141, p. 244-253 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bamboo
Biomass
Enzymes
Calorific value
Bioethanol
1 Citation (Scopus)

Influence of reactor rotating speed on bamboo torrefaction

Chen, W. H., Pillejera, M. K. & De Luna, M. D., 2017 Jan 1, In : Energy Procedia. 142, p. 131-135 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Bamboo
Packed beds
Coal
Biomass
Heating
5 Citations (Scopus)

Inverse estimation of the unknown base heat flux in irregular fins made of functionally graded materials

Chen, W-L., Chou, H. M. & Yang, Y. C., 2017 Oct 1, In : International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 87, p. 157-163 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Functionally graded materials
fins
Heat flux
heat flux
Measurement errors
7 Citations (Scopus)
turbulence effects
airfoils
Airfoils
angle of attack
Turbulence
4 Citations (Scopus)

Lattice Boltzmann simulation of convective heat transfer of non-Newtonian fluids in impeller stirred tank

Chen, C-L., Chang, S. C. & Chen, C. Y., 2017 Jun 1, In : Applied Mathematical Modelling. 46, p. 519-535 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Convective Heat Transfer
Lattice Boltzmann
Non-Newtonian Fluid
Oscillation
Heat transfer
1 Citation (Scopus)

Lattice Boltzmann simulation of polymer melt flow with a low Reynolds number

Young, W-B., 2017 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 115, p. 784-792 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymer melts
low Reynolds number
Reynolds number
Viscosity
polymers
2 Citations (Scopus)

Life cycle assessment of palm-derived biodiesel in Taiwan

Maharjan, S., Wang, W. C. & Teah, H. Y., 2017 Jan 1, In : Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. 19, 4, p. 959-969 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Biodiesel
Life cycle
life cycle
oil
18 Citations (Scopus)

Life cycle assessment of small-scale horizontal axis wind turbines in Taiwan

Wang, W. C. & Teah, H. Y., 2017 Jan 10, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 141, p. 492-501 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wind turbine
Wind turbines
Life cycle
life cycle
Gas emissions
23 Citations (Scopus)

Microalgae from wastewater treatment to biochar – Feedstock preparation and conversion technologies

Yu, K. L., Show, P. L., Ong, H. C., Ling, T. C., Chi-Wei Lan, J., Chen, W-H. & Chang, J-S., 2017 Jan 1, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 150, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Wastewater treatment
Feedstocks
Biomass
Biofuels
Adsorbents
13 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-explosion and burning characteristics of a single droplet of pyrolytic oil from castor seeds

Chen, G. B., Li, Y. H., Lan, C. H., Lin, H. T. & Chao, Y. C., 2017 Jan 1, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 114, p. 1053-1063 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Explosions
Seed
Ignition
Pyrolysis
Industrial heating
2 Citations (Scopus)
state estimation
State estimation
sliding
Multivariable systems
Linear matrix inequalities
2 Citations (Scopus)
diaphragms
Diaphragms
pumping
flow velocity
chambers
16 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical simulation of thermal and flow fields inside a 1-kW beta-type Stirling engine

Cheng, C-H. & Chen, Y. F., 2017 Jan 1, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 121, p. 554-561 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stirling engines
Flow fields
Engines
Computer simulation
Numerical models
7 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical studies of the influences of bypass on hydrogen separation in a multichannel Pd membrane system

Chen, W. H., Tsai, C. W. & Lin, Y. L., 2017 Jan 1, In : Renewable Energy. 104, p. 259-270 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bypass ratio
Palladium
Membranes
Hydrogen
Reynolds number
10 Citations (Scopus)

Open-loop altitude-azimuth concentrated solar tracking system for solar-thermal applications

Yang, C. K., Cheng, T. C., Cheng, C-H., Wang, C. C. & Lee, C. C., 2017 Jan 1, In : Solar Energy. 147, p. 52-60 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heating
Stirling engines
Heat radiation
Thermal energy
Sun

Optimizing the operating parameters of torrefaction process on the combustion enhancement of coal/biochar blended fuels

Xiao, K. L., Huang, C. W., Li, Y. H. & Chen, G. B., 2017 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Coal
coal
augmentation
biomass
Biomass
6 Citations (Scopus)

Performance analysis and economic assessment of solar thermal and heat pump combisystems for subtropical and tropical region

Li, Y-H. & Kao, W. C., 2017 Jan 1, In : Solar Energy. 153, p. 301-316 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pumps
Economics
Water
Solar collectors
Air source heat pumps
41 Citations (Scopus)

Performance enhancements on vertical axis wind turbines using flow augmentation systems: A review

Wong, K. H., Chong, W. T., Sukiman, N. L., Poh, S. C., Shiah, Y-C. & Wang, C. T., 2017 Jan 1, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 73, p. 904-921 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Wind turbines
Turbomachine blades
Torque
Rotors
18 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of a thermoelectric generator intensified by temperature oscillation

Chen, W. H., Huang, S. R., Wang, X. D., Wu, P. H. & Lin, Y. L., 2017 Jan 1, In : Energy. 133, p. 257-269 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temperature
Temperature distribution
Boundary conditions
Computer simulation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Permeation characteristics of hydrogen through palladium membranes in binary and ternary gas mixtures

Chen, W. H., Lin, C. N., Chi, Y. H. & Lin, Y. L., 2017 Sep, In : International Journal of Energy Research. 41, 11, p. 1579-1595 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Permeation
Gas mixtures
Palladium
Membranes
Hydrogen

Power-Curve Corrections for Horizontal-Axis Wind Turbine by an Improved Blade Element Momentum Theory

Bai, C. J. & Shiah, Y. C., 2017 Jun 1, In : Journal of Mechanics. 33, 3, p. 341-349 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

momentum theory
wind turbines
Wind Turbine
blades
Blade

Power generation performance of hydrogen-fueled micro thermophotovoltaic reactor

Kao, C. C., Li, Y-H. & Hong, J. R., 2017 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Power generation
Hydrogen
reactors
Chemical reactivity
flames
40 Citations (Scopus)

Power output analysis and optimization of two straight-bladed vertical-axis wind turbines

Chen, W-H., Chen, C. Y., Huang, C. Y. & Hwang, C. J., 2017 Jan 1, In : Applied Energy. 185, p. 223-232 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wind turbine
Wind turbines
turbine
Turbines
Taguchi methods
11 Citations (Scopus)

Predictions of biochar production and torrefaction performance from sugarcane bagasse using interpolation and regression analysis

Chen, W-H., Hsu, H. J., Kumar, G., Budzianowski, W. M. & Ong, H. C., 2017 Dec 1, In : Bioresource technology. 246, p. 12-19 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bagasse
Regression analysis
interpolation
Interpolation
regression analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preface – Sustainable Biofuels

Chen, W-H., Budzianowski, W. M. & Teong Lee, K., 2017 Jun 1, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 141, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Biofuels
66 Citations (Scopus)

Pyrolysis characteristics and kinetics of microalgae via thermogravimetric analysis (TGA): A state-of-the-art review

Bach, Q. V. & Chen, W-H., 2017 Dec 1, In : Bioresource Technology. 246, p. 88-100 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

pyrolysis
Thermogravimetric analysis
Pyrolysis
kinetics
Kinetics
9 Citations (Scopus)

Reaction phenomena of high-temperature water gas shift reaction in a membrane reactor

Chen, W-H., Tsai, C. W., Lin, Y. L., Chein, R. Y. & Yu, C. T., 2017 Jan 1, In : Fuel. 199, p. 358-371 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water gas shift
Carbon Monoxide
Membranes
Gases
Temperature
57 Citations (Scopus)

Recent developments on algal biochar production and characterization

Yu, K. L., Lau, B. F., Show, P. L., Ong, H. C., Ling, T. C., Chen, W-H., Ng, E. P. & Chang, J-S., 2017 Dec 1, In : Bioresource technology. 246, p. 2-11 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Feedstocks
Biomass
soil amendment
Carbonization
biomass

Self-sustained oscillation for compressible cylindrical cavity flows

CHUNG, K. M., LEE, K. H. & CHANG, K. C., 2017 Aug, In : Chinese Journal of Aeronautics. 30, 4, p. 1294-1299 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strouhal number
Compressible flow
Power spectrum
Pressure distribution
Flow fields

Special issue for the 3rd International Workshop on Heat Transfer Advances for Energy Conservation and Pollution Control (IWHT2015)

Hung, T. C., Wang, C. C., Cheng, C. H. & Wang, Q. W., 2017 Jan 1, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 114, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollution control
Energy conservation
Heat transfer
69 Citations (Scopus)

State of the art and prospective of lipase-catalyzed transesterification reaction for biodiesel production

Amini, Z., Ilham, Z., Ong, H. C., Mazaheri, H. & Chen, W-H., 2017 Jan 1, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 141, p. 339-353 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transesterification
Lipases
Biodiesel
Genetic engineering
Biofuels
12 Citations (Scopus)

Study of crack resistance of TiAlN coatings by scratch testing

Shugurov, A. R., Akulinkin, A. A., Panin, A. V., Sergeev, V. P., Kalashnikov, M. P., Voronov, A. V. & Cheng, C-H., 2017 Apr 1, In : Physical Mesomechanics. 20, 2, p. 185-192 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cracks
Cracks
coatings
Coatings
Testing
6 Citations (Scopus)

Techno-economic and resource analysis of hydroprocessed renewable jet fuel

Tao, L., Milbrandt, A., Zhang, Y. & Wang, W. C., 2017 Nov 9, In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 10, 1, 261.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jet fuel
Oils
Economics
Fatty acids
oil

The Effect of Yaw Angle on a Compressible Rectangular Cavity Flow

Lee, K. H., Chung, K. M. & Chang, K. C., 2017 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Aerospace Engineering. 2017, 8136947.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mach number
Compressible flow
Power spectral density
Experiments
8 Citations (Scopus)

The facial expression of schizophrenic patients applied with infrared thermal facial image sequence

Jian, B. L., Chen, C. L., Chu, W. L. & Huang, M. W., 2017 Jun 24, In : BMC Psychiatry. 17, 1, 229.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Facial Expression
Forehead
Schizophrenia
Hot Temperature
Cheek
2 Citations (Scopus)

Theoretical solutions for power output of thermal-lag Stirling engine

Yang, H. S. & Cheng, C-H., 2017 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 111, p. 191-200 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stirling engines
time lag
Engines
engines
output
12 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal structure of methane hydrate fueled flames

Wu, F. H., Padilla, R. E., Dunn-Rankin, D., Chen, G. B. & Chao, Y. C., 2017 Jan 1, In : Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 36, 3, p. 4391-4398 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Hydrates
hydrates
flames
methane
21 Citations (Scopus)

Wet torrefaction of microalga Chlorella vulgaris ESP-31 with microwave-assisted heating

Bach, Q. V., Chen, W-H., Lin, S. C., Sheen, H. K. & Chang, J-S., 2017 Jan 1, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 141, p. 163-170 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
Calorific value
Microwaves
Heating
Lipids

應用晶格波茲曼法於具多重擺動葉片之攪拌槽熱傳分析

Translated title of the contribution: Heat Transfer Analysis of Stirred Tank with Different Number of Oscillating Blades by the Lattice Boltzmann MethodChen, C-L., Chang, S. C. & Lin, Y. B., 2017 Oct 1, In : Journal of the Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineers, Transactions of the Chinese Institute of Engineers, Series C/Chung-Kuo Chi Hsueh Kung Ch'eng Hsuebo Pao. 38, 5, p. 469-478 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impellers
Flow structure
Heat transfer
Turbomachine blades
Nusselt number
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of three evaluation methods for Green’s function and its derivatives for 3D generally anisotropic solids

Xie, L., Zhang, C., Hwu, C., Sladek, J. & Sladek, V., 2016 Mar 3, In : European Journal of Computational Mechanics. 25, 1-2, p. 109-128 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation Method
Green's function
Curvilinear integral
Derivatives
Derivative
4 Citations (Scopus)

A cost-benefit analysis of the carbon footprint with hydrogen scooters and electric scooters

Chang, C. C., Wu, F. L., Lai, W. H. & Lai, M. P., 2016 Aug 10, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 41, 30, p. 13299-13307 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cost benefit analysis
Carbon footprint
Cost benefit analysis
Steam reforming
footprints
7 Citations (Scopus)
Green's function
Green's functions
Derivatives
Derivative
Three-dimensional
7 Citations (Scopus)

Aerodynamic design and analysis of a 10 kW horizontal-axis wind turbine for Tainan, Taiwan

Bai, C. J., Chen, P. W. & Wang, W-C., 2016 Apr 1, In : Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. 18, 4, p. 1151-1166 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wind turbine
Wind turbines
turbine
Turbomachine blades
aerodynamics
33 Citations (Scopus)

Alternative fuel produced from thermal pyrolysis of waste tires and its use in a di diesel engine

Wang, W-C., Bai, C. J., Lin, C. T. & Prakash, S., 2016 Jan 25, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 93, p. 330-338 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alternative fuels
Tires
Diesel engines
Pyrolysis
Engines
1 Citation (Scopus)
stress concentration
Stress Concentration
boundary element method
Thermoelastic
Boundary element method
8 Citations (Scopus)
Transient Heat Conduction
Anisotropic media
Anisotropic Media
Time Stepping
Boundary element method