Dr Xiaolin Wang

Lecturer
Research Area:
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       2018 – present | Lecturer | Australian National University

       2013 – 2017 | PhD of Engineering | Australian National University

       2010 – 2013 | Master of Power Engineering | Shanghai Jiao Tong University

       2006 – 2010 | Bachelor of Building Environment & Equipment Engineering | Nanjing Normal University

  • Building energy systems
  • Solar heating and cooling
  • Phase change thermal energy storage
  • Phase change material embedded building components
  • Carbon dioxide hydrate based thermal storage/carbon capture/desalination
  • Gas hydrate thermodynamics and kinetics

Chapters in edited book

  1. X Wang, L Hou. Energy Systems of Green Buildings in Australia. In Ruzhu Wang and Xiaoqiang Zhai: Handbook of Energy Systems in Green Buildings, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019.

Articles in refereed journals

  1. J Li, L Zhou, Z Zhao, X Wang, F Zhang. Research on knocking characteristics of kerosene spark-ignition engine for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) by numerical simulation. Thermal Science and Engineering Progress 2019;9:1–10.

  2. X Wang, M Dennis. A comparison of battery and phase change cold storage in a PV cooling system under different climates. Sustainable Cities and Society 2018;36:92–98.
  3. X Wang, M Dennis. Charging performance of a CO2 semi-clathrate hydrate based PCM in a lab scale cold storage system. Applied Thermal Engineering 2017;126:762–773.

  4. X Wang, M Dennis. Thermal energy harvest in the discharge of CO2 semi-clathrate hydrate in an emulated cold storage system. Applied Thermal Engineering 2017;124:725–733.
  5. X Wang, M Dennis. An experimental study on the formation behaviour of CO2–TBPB semi-clathrate hydrate for cold storage applications. Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2017;62:1083−1093.

  6. X Wang, M Dennis. Phase equilibrium and formation behaviour of CO2–TBAB semi-clathrate hydrate at low pressures for cold storage air conditioning applications. Chemical Engineering Science 2016;155:294–305.

  7. X Wang, M Dennis. Characterisation of thermal properties and charging performance of semi-clathrate hydrates for cold storage applications. Applied Energy 2016;167:59–69.

  8. X Wang, M Dennis. An experimental study on the formation behaviour of single and binary hydrates of TBAB, TBAF and TBPB for cold storage air conditioning applications. Chemical Engineering Science 2015;137:938–946.

  9. X Wang, M Dennis. Influencing factors on the energy saving performance of battery storage and phase change cold storage in a PV cooling system. Energy and Buildings 2015;107:84–92.

  10. X Wang, M Dennis, L Hou. Clathrate hydrate technology for cold storage in air conditioning systems. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 2014;36:34–51.

  11. X Zhai, X Wang, C Wang, et al. Experimental investigation of a novel phase change cold storage used for a solar air-conditioning system. HVAC&R Research 2014;20:302–310.

  12. X Wang, X Zhai, T Wang, et al. Performance of the capric and lauric acid mixture with additives as cold storage materials for high temperature cooling application. Applied Thermal Engineering 2013;58:252–260.

  13. X Wang, X Zhai, T Wang, et al. Preparation and performance of cold storage phase change material for high temperature cooling application. Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University 2013;47:1275–1281.

  14. X Zhai, X Wang, T Wang, et al. A review on phase change cold storage in air-conditioning system: materials and applications. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 2013;22:108–120.

  15. X Zhai, X Wang, H Pei, et al. Experimental investigation and optimisation of a ground source heat pump system under different indoor set temperatures. Applied Thermal Engineering 2012;48:105–116.

  16. C Wang, X Zhai, H Li, X Wang. An experimental study on a cold storage heat exchanger (in Chinese). Chinese Journal of Refrigeration Technology 2014;34(2):11–15.

  17. H Pei, X Zhai, Q Wang, X Wang. An experimental study on the influences of the soil moisture content on the soil temperature (in Chinese). Renewable Energy Resources 2013;31:71–74

  18. X Wang, X Zhai, C Wang, et al. Review on phase change cold storage in air-conditioning systems (in Chinese). Building Science 2013;6:98–106.
  19. X Wang, X Zhai, T Wang, et al. A theoretical and experimental study on a solar air conditioning system with phase change cold storage (in Chinese). Journal of Refrigeration 2013;5:34–40.

  20. X Wang, X Zhai, Y Yan, et al. An experimental and theoretical study on the performance of a tower cooling system with radiant cooling ceiling (in Chinese). Renewable Energy Resources 2012;5:100–104.

  21. X Wang, B Niu, L An, et al. Study of a radiant cooling floor system with independent dehumidification (in Chinese). Building Energy & Environment 2009;28(6):67–70.

Conference papers

  1. X Wang, M Dennis, F Zhang. CO2 gas hydrate technology in cold thermal energy storage applications and its challenges. Refrigeration Conference (Australian Institute for Air-Conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating, Melbourne, 2019).
  2. X Wang, M Dennis. An experimental study on the formation enthalpy of CO2 semi-clathrate hydrates with TBAB and TBPB additives. In Proceedings of the 128th IRES International Conference, edited by P Suresh (The Institute of Research Engineers and Scientists, 2018).
  3. X Wang, M Dennis. Energy storage for air-conditioning using CO2 gas hydrates. In Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Solar Research Conference, edited by R Egan and R Passey (Australian PV Institute, 2016). ISBN: 978-0-6480414-0-5.
  4. X Wang, M Dennis. A comparison of battery and phase change cold storage in a PV cooling system under different climates. In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Energy Storage, (International Energy Agency (IEA), Energy Conservation and Energy Storage (ECES), 2015).
  5. M Dennis, X Wang, L Hou, I Doemland. Emerging HVAC research at the Australian National University. The Future of HVAC Conference, (Australian Institute for Air-Conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating, 2014).
  6. X Zhai, X Wang, H Wang, et al. Experimental investigation of a solar air-conditioning system with phase change cold storage. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Cryogenics and Refrigeration, (International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR), 2013).

Patents

  1. X Zhai, X Wang, Y Yang, Y Li, Y Yin. “A solar-driven independent temperature-humidity control system using cooling tower", Chinese Patent CN202254021U, 2012.
  2. Z Zhang, H Huang, X Wang, T Zhu, J Chen. “A direct-evaporating fresh air system using high-temperature domestic wastewater as heat source”, Chinese Patent CN101576296B, 2012.
  3. Z Zhang, H Huang, X Wang, Z Chen. “A compressor performance testing system with condensing heat recovery”, Chinese Patent CN101581294B, 2011.
  4. Z Zhang, H Huang, X Wang, X Zhao, Z Chen. “A large supercooling degree fresh air system”, Chinese Patent CN101576297B, 2010.
  5. H Lei, H Huang, Z Zhang, X Wang, X Zhao. “A new refrigerator performance testing system”, Chinese Patent CN201555720U, 2010.
  6. Z Zhang, H Huang, Z Chen, M Wang, X Wang. “A foldable filter for return air in air handling units”, Chinese Patent CN201558630U, 2010.
  7. Huang, Z Zhang, X Wang, L Wang, J Yu. “A large supercooling degree machine room air conditioner”, Chinese Patent CN101576328B, 2010.
  8. W Yin, X Wang, B Ji, Q Cao, H Huang. “A direct-evaporating air handling system using high-temperature wastewater as heat source”, Chinese Patent CN201476188U, 2010.
  9. Z Zhang, X Wang, H Huang, L Wang, Z Chen. “A fresh air handling unit”, Chinese Patent CN201407761Y, 2010.
  10. Z Zhang, H Huang, L Wang, X Wang, Q Li. “A fresh air handling unit with heat recovery from heat pipes”, Chinese Patent CN201407759Y, 2010.
  11. Z Zhang, H Huang, X Wang, J Chen, T Zhu. “A fresh air handling unit with indoor air heat recovery”, Chinese Patent CN201412916Y, 2010.
  12. H Huang, J Chen, T Zhu, M Xu, X Wang. “A machine room air conditioner with condensed water recycles”, Chinese Patent CN201412912Y, 2010.
  13. X Wang, W Jin, Y Wang, J Gao, L An. “A radiant cooling/heating floor system with independent dehumidification”, Chinese Patent CN201387094Y, 2010.

 

 

Fengyuan Zhang

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PhD Candidate

ENGN2000 series courses
Code Title Year 20.. Semester
ENGN2222 Engineering Thermodynamics 18, 19, 20 S2
ENGN1000 series courses
Code Title Year 20.. Semester
ENGN1217 Introduction to Mechanics 18, 19, 20 S2

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