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Section Board for 'Energy Systems' (56)

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Prof. Dr. Matti Lehtonen
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Aalto University, 02150 Espoo, Finland
Interests: power and energy systems; demand response; power grids; renewable energy sources; power system economics; electrical load modeling; electric vehicle charging; energy storages; heating system electrification
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Prof. Dr. Yidong Cai
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1. School of Energy Resources, China University of Geosciences, Beijing 100083, China
2. Coal Reservoir Laboratory of National Engineering Research Center of Coalbed Methane Development & Utilization, Beijing 100083, China
Interests: geological process; energy geoscience; geo-energy resources evaluation; unconventional oil and gas source rock; reservoir fluids performance; micromechanical properties; scale-span structure; oil/gas/water adsorption/desorption
Prof. Dr. Zhicai He
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School of Materials Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510006, China
Interests: organic solar cells; organic ligth emitting diodes; interfacial engineering of organic electronics; organic dipole interlayers; device physics of organic electronics
Dr. Sungyup Jung
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Department of Environment and Energy, Sejong University, Seoul 05006, Korea
Interests: catalysis; waste to energy; waste to resource; biofuel; pyrolysis; biomass; plastic waste
Prof. Dr. Baisheng Nie
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State Key Laboratory of Coal Mine Disaster Dynamics and Control, School of Resource and Safety Engineering, Chongqing University, Chongqing 400044, China
Interests: process safety; clean utilization of coal and methane; CCUS; seepage, diffusion, adsorption and desorption of gas in coal; mine safety; porous materials; big data of process safety management; safety ergonomics; human factors engineering for safety
Prof. Dr. Zongyan Zhou
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1. International Research Institute for Resources, Energy, Environment and Materials, Jiangxi University of Science and Technology, Nanchang 330013, China
2. Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University, Clayton 3168, Australia
Interests: non-spherical particles; multiphase flow and heat transfer; bulk solids handling; ironmaking process modeling; fluidization; additive manufacturing
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Prof. Dr. Haiyan Wang
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Hunan Provincial Key Laboratory of Chemical Power Sources, College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Central South University, Changsha 410083, China
Interests: electrochemistry; energy materials; energy storage and conversion; metal energy; batteries
Prof. Dr. Aliakbar Akbarzadeh
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Honorary Professor in Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, School of Engineering, RMIT University, 124 La Trobe St, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
Interests: renewable energy systems; sustainable desalination; water–energy nexus
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Prof. Dr. Harvey Arellano-Garcia
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Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
Interests: process automation and monitoring; optimization algorithms; dynamic optimization; model-based control; decentralized Energy Systems
Prof. Dr. Rosario Ballesteros
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Fuels and engines Group, Applied Mechanical Department, University of Castilla La Mancha, 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
Interests: clean and alternative energy; advanced biofuels; engine emissions
Prof. Dr. Antonio Bertei
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Department of Civil and Industrial Engineering, University of Pisa, Largo Lucio Lazzarino 2, 56126 Pisa, Italy
Interests: lithium-ion batteries; lithium-air batteries; solid oxide fuel cells; electrochemical modelling; electrode microstructure; lithium-ion battery recycling; electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
Dr. Sergio Bobbo
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Istituto per le Tecnologie della Costruzione (ITC), Corso Stati Uniti, 4 I-35127 Padova,Italy
Interests: thermodynamic properties; refrigerants; nanofluids; phase change materials (PCM); refrigeration systems; heat pumps
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Dr. Tohid N. Borhani
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School of Engineering, Division of Chemical Engineering, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton WV1 1LY, UK
Interests: process modeling and simulation; chemometric and AI; energy conversion and storage
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Prof. Dr. Shaoan Cheng
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State Key Laboratory of Clean Energy Utilization, Department of Energy Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Interests: bioelectrochemistry; microbial fuel cell; advanced oxidation process; wastewater treatment and energy recovery; electroactive biofilm
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Prof. Dr. Chengtung Chou
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Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, National Central University, Taoyuan City 320, Taiwan
Interests: adsorption; heat and mass transfer; fluid mechanics,; computational modelling and simulation
Dr. Alessandro D' Adamo
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Department of Engineering “Enzo Ferrari”, Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, 41121 Modena, Italy
Interests: CFD simulation of reactive flows; CFD simulation of fuel cells; combustion simulation in internal combustion engines; chemistry modelling
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Prof. Dr. Weizhong Dai
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College of Engineering and Science, Louisiana Tech University, 201 Mayfield Ave, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
Interests: numerical modeling; numerical simulation; computational fluid dynamics; CFD simulation; numerical analysis; heat exchangers; numerical mathematics
Prof. Dr. Laurentiu Marius Dumitran
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Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Interests: applied electrostatics; dielectrics; electrical insulation; electrical equipment
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Dr. Liwu Fan
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School of Energy Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Interests: heat transfer; fluid flow; thermal management; thermal energy storage
Prof. Dr. Xiao Feng
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Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710049, China
Interests: process integration; energy system; water system integration; hydrogen network optimization; system analysis
Prof. Dr. Daniel Fodorean
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Department of Electrical Machines and Drives, Technical University of Cluj Napoca, 28 Memorandumului, 400114 Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: design, control, and optimization of electrical machines; drives, modelling and characterization of storage energy sources; the use of Virtual Reality concept for improved energy management in EVs
Dr. Sarbjit Giddey
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Eastern Precinct, Research Way, Clayton, VIC 3168, Australia
Interests: PEM electrolysers and integration to renewable sources; polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) based technologies; fuel cells; hybrid energy systems
Prof. Dr. Ambra Giovannelli
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Department of Engineering, University of Roma Tre, Via della Vasca Navale, 79, 00146 Rome, Italy
Interests: turbomachinery for unconventional fluids; power production from renewable energy; supercritical CO2 power plants; organic rankine cycle (ORC) plants; high-temperature solar receivers; medium- and high-temperature thermal storage systems; compressed air storage systems (CAES); thermochemical hydrogen production
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Prof. Dr. Iskender Gokalp
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CNRS-ICARE, 45071 Orléans, CEDEX 2, France
Interests: energy; combustion; aerospace propulsion; green propellants; biofuels; hydrogen
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Prof. Dr. Song Hu
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School of Energy and Power Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China
Interests: biomass thermal conversion; concentrated solar thermal system; multi-energy complementary systems; hydrogen production; municipal waste thermal treatment
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Dr. Alfredo Iranzo
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Energy Engineering Department, School of Engineering, University of Sevilla, 41092 Sevilla, Spain
Interests: energy engineering; computational fluid dynamics; heat transfer; PEM fuel cells; solar reactors
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Prof. Dr. Ming Jia
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School of Energy and Power Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian 116024, China
Interests: spray and combustion processes; numerical simulation; internal combustion engine; reduced chemical mechanism; numerical optimization; carbon-neutral fuel
Prof. Dr. Haoran Jiang
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School of Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
Interests: heat and mass transfer; energy storage; flow battery; multiscale modeling
Dr. Jui-Yuan Lee
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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei 10608, Taiwan
Interests: chemical process design and integration; energy system design and planning; biomass supply chain network synthesis
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Prof. Dr. Xiaopeng Li
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College of Materials Science and Engineering, Donghua University, Shanghai 201620, China
Interests: electrocatalysis; energy storage device; ion battery
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Dr. Pei Liu
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State Key Lab of Power Systems, Department of Energy and Power Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Interests: energy systems engineering; in particular energy systems planning; distributed energy systems; polygeneration energy systems; and digital twin of power plants
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Prof. Dr. Zhichun Liu
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School of Energy and Power Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China
Interests: electronic cooling; heat transfer enhancement theory and technology; thermal and water management in PEM fuel cells; micro-/nanoscale phase change; heat pipe and loop heat pipe
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Prof. Dr. Ming-Chang Lu

Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106319, Taiwan
Interests: micro/nanoscale heat transfer; phase-change heat transfer; electronics cooling
Dr. Chao Luo
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Chemistry & Biochemistry Department, Instructional Faculty, George Mason University, Virginia, VA 22030, USA
Interests: energy storage; organic electrode materials; Li-ion batteries; Na-ion batteries; Li-sulfur batteries; Multivalent batteries
Prof. Dr. Zhongyang Luo
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College of Energy Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Interests: utilization of clean energy technology; new energy technology; energy-saving environmental protection technology; biomass utilization; fluidized bed combustion; gasification; coal combustion; solar energy
Prof. Vladimir Mahalec
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Department of Chemical Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L7, Canada
Interests: hybrid models; low GHG footprint energy systems; production planning and scheduling; real-time optimization, control, and monitoring; anomaly detection
Dr. Giampaolo Manzolini
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Energy Department, Polytechnic University of Milan, 20156 Milan, Italy
Interests: thermodynamic analysis; advanced fossil fuels; power plants; distributed generation; renewable energy; CO2 emission control; bio-fuel production and utilization
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Dr. Hussein A. Mohammed
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WA School of Mines-Minerals, Energy & Chemical Engineering, Curtin University, Bentley, WA 6102, Australia
Interests: aerodynamics; instrumentation design/development and testing; fundamentals and advanced heat transfer aspects; fluid flow; refrigeration and air-conditioning; renewable energy studies (solar energy); nanomaterials (nanofluids) synthesis and characterisation; MEMS engineering and combustion science
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Prof. Dr. Lars O. Nord
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Department of Energy and Process Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology–NTNU, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
Interests: process modeling and simulation; heat-to-power conversion; turbomachinery; organic Rankine cycle
Dr. Titan C. Paul
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Department Mathematical Sciences, University of South Carolina Aiken, Aiken, SC 29801, USA
Interests: energy storage liquids for solar technologies; heat transfer with phase change; numerical methods in conjugate heat and mass transfer problem; thermal management of microelectronics; heat transfer and moisture migration problems in building environments
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Dr. Sara Pescetelli
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Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Roma Tor Vergata, Viale del Politecnico, 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: the design, engineering, fabrication and electrical/spectroscopic characterization of hybrid and organic solar cells and large area modules; the use of graphene, transition metal dichalcogenides and new bi-dimensional materials such as MXenes for photovoltaics engineering and in particular for perovskite solar cells, tandem devices, large
Dr. Kody Powell
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Department of Chemical Engineering, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
Interests: energy systems; thermal energy storage; combined heat and power; energy storage; automation; optimization
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Prof. Dr. Antonia Pérez de los Ríos
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Department of Chemical Engineering University of Murcia, Campus de Espinardo, 30071 Murcia, Spain
Interests: ionic liquid; green chemistry; membrane technology; fuel cell; biofuel
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Prof. Dr. Yongcai Qiu
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School of Environment & Energy, South China University of Technology, Higher Education Mega Centre, Panyu District, Guangzhou 510006, China
Interests: VOCs removal; lithium ion battery
Dr. Federica Raganati
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Institute of Sciences and Technologies for Sustainable Energy and Mobility (STEMS) - CNR, 80-80125 Napoli, Italy
Interests: CO2 capture and storage (CCS); CO2 adsorption; temperature swing adsorption; thermochemical energy storage; fluidization; fine/ultra-fine cohesive particles
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Prof. Dr. Jingyu Ran
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School of Energy and Power Engineering, Chongqing university, Chongqing 400044, China
Interests: combustion science; energy-saving technology; emission reduction technology; biomass energy thermochemical conversion technology; clean and efficient combustion technology of gas-liquid-solid fuel
Dr. Krzysztof Rogowski
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Institute of Aeronautics and Applied Mechanics (IAAM), Warsaw University of Technology, 00665 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: CFD modeling; turbulence models; aerodynamics; wind turbines; vertical-axis wind turbines; aeroelasticity
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Dr. Enrique Rosales-Asensio
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Energy Resources' Smart Management (ERESMA) Research Group, Department Area of Electrical Engineering, School of Mines Engineering, University of Léon, 24071 Leon, Spain
Interests: energy efficiency; energy economics; renewable energy; energy simulation; energy optimization
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Dr. Ioannis Spanopoulos
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Department of Chemistry, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
Interests: perovskites; metal halides; chalcohalides; MOFs, COFs, molecular engineering, hybrid materials, crystallography, solar cells; LEDs; photodetectors; photocatalysis
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Prof. Dr. Ekaterina V. Tsipis
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Institute of Solid State Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, 142432 Chernogolovka, Russia
Interests: high-temperature electrochemistry; solid state chemistry; solid oxide electrolytes; mixed ionic-electronic conductors; solid oxide fuel cells
Dr. Tanja Vidakovic-Koch
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Electrochemical Energy Conversion (EEC), Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems Sandtorstraße 1, D-39106 Magdeburg, Germany
Interests: dynamics of electrochemical systems; electrolysis; low temperature fuel cells; electroenzymatic processes; energy conversion in synthetic biology
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Prof. Dr. Zhihua Wang
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State Key Laboratory of Clean Energy Utilization, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Interests: gas/solid fuel combustion; laser diagnostic for combustion; PLIF; LIBS
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Prof. Dr. Wei Wu
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Department of Chemical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 70101, Taiwan
Interests: process design; optimization; energy conversion; life cycle analysis
Prof. Dr. Hao Wu
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College of Materials Science and Engineering, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610064, China
Interests: electrochemical energy storage; Li/Na-Ion battery; electrode materials; carbon electrode; Li-sulfur battery; hybrid capacitor
Prof. Dr. Qian Xu
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Institute for Energy Research, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang 212013, China
Interests: direct methanol fuel cells; vanadium redox flow batteries
Prof. Dr. Andrey Yaroslavtsev
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N.S. Kurnakov Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky Prospect 31, 119991 Moscow, Russia
Interests: ion transfer; fuel cells; lithium-ion batteries; catalysis; hydrogen production
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