International Bachelor Degree Program on Energy

Research Output 1981 2020

2015
Shape optimization
Heat conduction
conductive heat transfer
topology
optimization

Estimation of strength and fracture toughness for nanomaterials

Hwu, C. & Yeh, Y. K., 2015 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nanostructured materials
Fracture toughness
Strain energy
Energy release rate
Potential energy functions
15 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of surface heat flux and temperature distributions in a multilayer tissue based on the hyperbolic model of heat conduction

Lee, H. L., Chen, W-L., Chang, W. J. & Yang, Y. C., 2015 Oct 26, In : Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering. 18, 14, p. 1525-1534 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat conduction
Heat flux
Multilayers
Temperature distribution
Hot Temperature
3 Citations (Scopus)
stamping
Stamping
fuel cell
fuel cells
Fuel cells
18 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of power generation from thermoelectric cooler at normal and low-temperature cooling conditions

Chen, W-H., Liao, C. Y., Wang, C. C. & Hung, C. I., 2015 Apr 1, In : Energy for Sustainable Development. 25, p. 8-16 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

power generation
Power generation
Cooling
cooling
evaluation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Exergy analysis of an EFC/PV/Battery-based hybrid power generation system

Wu, W., Lin, M. H. & Chen, W. H., 2015 Mar 10, In : International Journal of Energy Research. 39, 3, p. 406-417 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exergy
Power generation
Fuel cells
Ethanol
Waste heat utilization
21 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental study of the protuberance effect on the blade performance of a small horizontal axis wind turbine

Huang, G. Y., Shiah, Y. C., Bai, C. J. & Chong, W. T., 2015 Dec 1, In : Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics. 147, p. 202-211 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wind turbines
Turbomachine blades
Experiments
Drag coefficient
Rotors
12 Citations (Scopus)

Fabrication of a wettability-gradient surface on copper by screen-printing techniques

Huang, D. J. & Leu, T. S., 2015 Aug 1, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 25, 8, 085007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Screen printing
Wetting
Copper
Fabrication
Chemical modification
1 Citation (Scopus)
Coke ovens
Deposits
Carbon
Air
Coking
23 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogen production from methanol partial oxidation over Pt/Al2O3 catalyst with low Pt content

Chen, W. H., Shen, C. T., Lin, B. J. & Liu, S. C., 2015 Aug 1, In : Energy. 88, p. 399-407 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen production
Methanol
Oxidation
Catalysts
Preheating
12 Citations (Scopus)

Infrared thermal facial image sequence registration analysis and verification

Chen, C. L. & Jian, B. L., 2015 Mar, In : Infrared Physics and Technology. 69, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infrared radiation
Image registration
Image quality
Genetic algorithms
deviation

Innovative dual storage heat tank combination solar thermal, air conditioners and heat pump of water heating systems

Chen, W. L., Wong, K. L. & Li, Y. C., 2015 Dec, In : Sains Malaysiana. 44, 12, p. 1707-1714 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat storage
Pumps
Heating
Air
Water
4 Citations (Scopus)

Integration of an unmanned vehicle and its application to real-time gas detection and monitoring

Peng, C-C. & Hsu, C. Y., 2015 Aug 20, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics - Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 320-321 2 p. 7216921. (2015 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics - Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2015).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Unmanned vehicles
vehicles
Monitoring
Gases
gases
1 Citation (Scopus)

Investigation of rapid-starting strategy of cold start processing on porous medium-catalyst hybrid reformer

Lai, M. P., Horng, R. F., Lai, W-H., Chao, P. C. & Chen, C. Y., 2015 Jan 17, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 40, 34, p. 11228-11234 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porous materials
Methane
methane
Infrared imaging
catalysts
66 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation on the ignition and burnout temperatures of bamboo and sugarcane bagasse by thermogravimetric analysis

Lu, J. J. & Chen, W-H., 2015 Dec 15, In : Applied Energy. 160, p. 49-57 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bagasse
Bamboo
bamboo
Ignition
Thermogravimetric analysis
23 Citations (Scopus)

Lattice boltzmann simulation for mixed convection of nanofluids in a square enclosure

Chen, C. L., Chang, S. C., Chen, C. K. & Chang, C. K., 2015 Apr 15, In : Applied Mathematical Modelling. 39, 8, p. 2436-2451 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanofluid
Mixed Convection
Mixed convection
Lattice Boltzmann
Natural Convection
1 Citation (Scopus)

Magnetic and Mechanical Properties of Deformed Iron Nitride γ′ -Fe4N

Cheng, C. H., Nguyen, M. T., Leu, T. S., Chang, I. L., Liao, M. L., Panin, S. V. & Panin, A. V., 2015 Jan 1, In : Journal of Applied Mathematics. 2015, 238730.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrides
Magnetic Properties
Iron
Mechanical Properties
Magnetic properties

Mark identification of proofed steel products

Peng, C. C., Jian, B. L., Wu, T. C. & Chen, C. L., 2015 Aug 20, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics - Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 312-313 2 p. 7216917. (2015 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics - Taiwan, ICCE-TW 2015).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

templates
steels
Template matching
Steel
Discrete wavelet transforms
Fuel cells
DC-DC converters
Sliding mode control
Electric potential
Experiments
15 Citations (Scopus)

Mems thermal film sensors for unsteady flow measurement

Miau, J. J., Leu, T. S., Yu, J. M., Tu, J. K., Wang, T-C., Lebiga, V., Mironov, D., Pak, A., Zinovyev, V. & Chung, K. M., 2015 Nov 1, In : Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical. 235, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

unsteady flow
flow measurement
Flow measurement
Unsteady flow
sensors
25 Citations (Scopus)

Microalgae oil: Algae cultivation and harvest, algae residue torrefaction and diesel engine emissions tests

Kennedy Mwangi, J., Lee, W. J., Whang, L. M., Son Wu, T., Chen, W. H., Chang, J. S., Chen, C. Y. & Chen, C. L., 2015 Jan 1, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 15, 1, p. 81-98 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diesel engine
Algae
Biofuels
Diesel engines
Oils
1 Citation (Scopus)
Laminated Composites
Laminated composites
Microstrip antennas
Antenna
Substrate
8 Citations (Scopus)

On two accurate methods for computing 3D Green's function and its first and second derivatives in piezoelectricity

Xie, L., Zhang, C., Hwu, C., Sladek, J. & Sladek, V., 2015 Aug 17, In : Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements. 61, p. 183-193 11 p., 3240.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Piezoelectricity
Second derivative
Green's function
Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions
Eigenvector
26 Citations (Scopus)

Payback period for residential solar water heaters in Taiwan

Lin, W. M., Chang, K. C. & Chung, K. M., 2015 Jan, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 41, p. 901-906 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Solar water heaters
Solar collectors
Electricity
Water heaters
Heating
43 Citations (Scopus)

Performance analysis and optimum operation of a thermoelectric generator by Taguchi method

Chen, W. H., Huang, S. R. & Lin, Y. L., 2015 Nov 15, In : Applied Energy. 158, p. 44-54 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taguchi methods
Heat sinks
heat transfer
Heat transfer
analytical method
44 Citations (Scopus)

Pyrolysis of microalgae residues - A Kinetic study

Bui, H. H., Tran, K. Q. & Chen, W. H., 2015 Jul 7, In : Bioresource technology. 199, p. 362-366 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lignin
Cellulose
pyrolysis
Lipids
lignin
13 Citations (Scopus)

Reaction phenomena of catalytic partial oxidation of methane under the impact of carbon dioxide addition and heat recirculation

Chen, W-H. & Lin, S. C., 2015 Mar 15, In : Energy. 82, p. 206-217 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon dioxide
Methane
Reforming reactions
Oxidation
Steam reforming
2 Citations (Scopus)

Singular integrals in boundary elements for coupled stretching-bending analysis of unsymmetric laminates

Hwu, C. & Chang, H. W., 2015 Nov 5, In : Composite Structures. 132, p. 933-943 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insulator Elements
Stretching
Laminates
Computer programming
3 Citations (Scopus)

Solar thermal application for the livestock industry in Taiwan

Liu, Y. M., Chang, K. C., Lin, W. M. & Chung, K. M., 2015 Jan 1, In : Case Studies in Thermal Engineering. 6, p. 251-257 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Farms
Water
Industry
Processing
Sanitation

Solar water heating for livestock industry in Taiwan

Liu, Y. M., Chang, K. C., Lin, W. M. & Chung, K. M., 2015 Jan 1, ISES Solar World Congress 2015, Conference Proceedings. Renne, D., Seo, T. & Romero, M. (eds.). International Solar Energy Society, p. 1185-1191 7 p. (ISES Solar World Congress 2015, Conference Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Farms
Heating
Water
Industry
Processing
21 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Bagasse
Carbon dioxide
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
Heating
8 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainable development for solar heating systems in Taiwan

Chang, K. C., Lin, W. M. & Chung, K. M., 2015 Jan 1, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 7, 2, p. 1970-1984 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solar water heaters
Solar heating
heat pump
Sustainable development
Taiwan
1 Citation (Scopus)

Taiwan shows fuel cell scooter, Malaysia builds its first vehicle

Lai, W-H. & Muhamad, A. B., 2015 Jan 1, In : Fuel Cells Bulletin. 2015, 1, p. 2-3 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Fuel cells
Hydrogen fuels
Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Electric vehicles
Hydrogen
26 Citations (Scopus)

Technoeconomic analysis of jet fuel production from hydrolysis, decarboxylation, and reforming of camelina oil

Natelson, R. H., Wang, W. C., Roberts, W. L. & Zering, K. D., 2015 Apr 1, In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 75, p. 23-34 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Camelina
decarboxylation
fuel production
Jet fuel
Reforming reactions
1 Citation (Scopus)

The design and application of uav for disaster prevention

Lan, Z. S. & Lai, W. H., 2015 Sep 1, In : Journal of the Chinese Institute of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering. 27, 3, p. 191-199 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disaster prevention
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
Aircraft
Drag coefficient
Disasters

The development of tubular platinum-emitter reactor for a small-scale thermophotovoltaic power system

Li, Y-H. & Hong, J. R., 2015 Jan 1, ISES Solar World Congress 2015, Conference Proceedings. Renne, D., Seo, T. & Romero, M. (eds.). International Solar Energy Society, p. 389-395 7 p. (ISES Solar World Congress 2015, Conference Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Combustors
Platinum
Direct energy conversion
Flammability
Power generation
1 Citation (Scopus)
Laminated Composites
Laminated composites
Microstrip antennas
Overlay
Antenna
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Flow of A Falling Ellipse: Numerical Method and Classification

Wu, R. J. & Lin, S-Y., 2015 May 18, In : Journal of Mechanics. 31, 6, p. 771-782 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ellipse
ellipses
falling
Numerical methods
Reynolds number
7 Citations (Scopus)
Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC)
fuel cells
temperature gradients
anodes
Gases
4 Citations (Scopus)
Bamboo
Injection molding
Fires
Fibers
Composite materials
5 Citations (Scopus)
Vegetable oils
Fatty acids
Biomass
Catalysts
Hydrogenation
19 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal performance evaluation of solar water heating systems in Australia, Taiwan and Japan - A comparative review

Halawa, E., Chang, K-C. & Yoshinaga, M., 2015 Dec 20, In : Renewable Energy. 83, p. 1279-1286 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Heating
Water
Energy utilization
Electricity
Switches
175 Citations (Scopus)

Thermochemical conversion of microalgal biomass into biofuels: A review

Chen, W-H., Lin, B. J., Huang, M. Y. & Chang, J-S., 2015 May 1, In : Bioresource technology. 184, p. 314-327 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biofuels
biofuel
Biomass
biomass
Feedstocks
22 Citations (Scopus)

Thermodynamic analysis of the partial oxidation of coke oven gas for indirect reduction of iron oxides in a blast furnace

Chen, W. H., Hsu, C. L. & Du, S. W., 2015 Jun 15, In : Energy. 86, p. 758-771 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coke ovens
Blast furnaces
Iron oxides
Thermodynamics
Oxidation
2 Citations (Scopus)
Integral Transformation
Elliptic Partial Differential Equations
Boundary element method
Boundary Elements
Partial differential equations
1 Citation (Scopus)

The study of crack resistance of TiAlN coatings under mechanical loading and thermal cycle testing

Akulinkin, A., Shugurov, A., Panin, A., Sergeev, V. & Cheng, C. H., 2015 Oct 27, Advanced Materials with Hierarchical Structure for New Technologies and Reliable Structures. Panin, V. E., Psakhie, S. G. & Fomin, V. M. (eds.). American Institute of Physics Inc., 020001. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1683).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

cracks
spalling
coatings
cycles
bombardment

The thermal image analysis and fuel conversion characteristics on porous media-catalyst hybrid reactor in dry auto-thermal reforming

Lai, M. P., Horng, R. F., Lai, W-H., Chou, H. M. & Liao, C. H., 2015 Jan 1, Recent Development in Machining, Materials and Mechanical Technologies. Chen, J-C., Hiroshi, U., Lee, S-W. & Fuh, Y-K. (eds.). Trans Tech Publications Ltd, p. 136-141 6 p. (Key Engineering Materials; vol. 656-657).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reforming reactions
Image analysis
Porous materials
Catalysts
Conversion efficiency