Dr Yiji Lu

  • Lecturer in Energy Conversion & Storage Systems (Systems Power & Energy)

Biography

Yiji is an Assistant Professor (UK Lecturer) of Energy Conversion & Storage Systems in the James Watt School of Engineering, focusing his research on the technological development of Low-Carbon Technologies including Renewable and Clean Energy Conversion, Energy Storage and Cleaner/Alternative Fuels to tackle the Climate Change challenges.

Yiji is a researcher in the £20m EPSRC National Centre for Energy Systems Integration, and a co-investigator of the CESI-funded Case Study on Integrated Zero-Carbon Hub. He leads the Royal Academy of Engineering - Transforming Systems through Partnership Scheme to develop clean energy technologies and technical solutions for transport decarbonisation.

Yiji obtained his PhD in Energy (2016) at Newcastle University, being awarded a prestigious Outstanding Research Award for his PhD project. Yiji has a strong track record in energy theme research published over 70 articles in high-quality international journals and peer-reviewed conferences, with a current (Oct 2021) H-Index of 17 according to Google Scholar.

Yiji is a member of the EPSRC Peer Review College and servers as an Associate Editor at Energy Reports, and an Editorial Member in various Energy Theme journals such as Scientific Reports (Nature Research), Thermal Science and Engineering Progress (Elsevier), Energy Reports (Elsevier), Frontiers in Energy Research (Frontiers) and Sustainability (MDPI). He has recently guest-edited Special Issues including: ‘Energy Storage’‘Organic Rankine Cycle’‘Hydrogen Economy’‘Cleaner Fuels in Future Energy Systems’‘Fuels of the Future’.

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.co.uk/citations?user=T0OoMcEAAAAJ&hl=en

Mendeley: https://www.mendeley.com/profiles/yiji-lu5/

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5552-3894

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-yiji-lu-b723554a/

Publons: https://publons.com/researcher/3147656/yiji-lu/

Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Yiji_Lu

Twitter: Energy_Yiji  https://twitter.com/Energy_Yiji

Research interests

  • Alternative Fuels
  • Energy Conversion
  • Energy Storage
  • Energy Systems
  • Hydrogen Economy
  • Renewable Energy
  • Thermal Energy Engineering

Publications

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Number of items: 71.

2022

Zhang, N., Lu, Y. , Kadam, S. and Yu, Z. (2022) Investigation of the integrated fuel cell, battery, and heat pump energy systems. Energy Conversion and Management, (Accepted for Publication)

Huang, Y., Wei, C., Wang, S. and Lu, Y. (2022) Visualization study on the uniformity of refrigerant distribution in parallel multi-channels. Applied Thermal Engineering, 213, 118804. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2022.118804)

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Qian, Z. and Roskilly, A. P. (2022) Spray and engine performance of cerium oxide nanopowder and carbon nanotubes modified alternative fuel. Fuel, 320, 123952. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2022.123952)

2021

Lu, Y. , Chen, H., Wang, L., Yu, Z., Huang, Y., Yu, X., Wang, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2021) Energy Storage driving towards a clean energy future. Energy Reports, 7, pp. 8128-8130. (doi: 10.1016/j.egyr.2021.02.040)

Yu, X., Chang, J., Huang, R., Huang, Y., Lu, Y. , Li, Z. and Wang, L. (2021) Sensitivity analysis of thermophysical properties on PCM selection under steady and fluctuating heat sources: a comparative study. Applied Thermal Engineering, 186, 116527. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.116527)

Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Chang, J., Yu, X., Jiang, R., Yu, X. and Paul Roskilly, A. (2021) Applications and technological challenges for heat recovery, storage and utilisation with latent thermal energy storage. Applied Energy, 283, 116277. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2020.116277)

Fang, Y., Lu, Y. , Yu, X., Su, L., Fan, Z., Huang, R. and Paul Roskilly, A. (2021) Study of a hybrid pneumatic-combustion engine under steady-state and transient conditions for transport application. International Journal of Engine Research, 22(2), pp. 528-539. (doi: 10.1177/1468087419860322)

Fang, Y., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2021) A review of compressed air energy systems in vehicle transport. Energy Strategy Reviews, 33, 100583. (doi: 10.1016/j.esr.2020.100583)

2020

Huang, Y., Wang, S., Lu, Y. , Huang, R. and Yu, X. (2020) Study on a liquid cooled battery thermal management system pertaining to the transient regime. Applied Thermal Engineering, 180, 115793. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.115793)

Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Wang, L., Jiang, R., Yu, X. and Yu, X. (2020) Parametric study on melting process of a shell-and-tube latent thermal energy storage under fluctuating thermal conditions. Applied Thermal Engineering, 180, 115898. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.115898)

Wang, E., Lu, Y. , Markides, C. N. and Lemort, V. (2020) Editorial: Organic Rankine cycle for efficiency improvement of industrial processes and urban systems. Frontiers in Energy Research, 8, 569868. (doi: 10.3389/fenrg.2020.569868)

Qian, G., Yu, X., Li, Z., Wu, J., Huang, R. and Lu, Y. (2020) Experimental investigation of a U-tube thermocell under various Fe(CN)63−/4− concentration. Energy Conversion and Management, 217, 113005. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2020.113005)

Li, Z., Yu, X., Wang, L., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Chang, J. and Jiang, R. (2020) Effects of fluctuating thermal sources on a shell-and-tube latent thermal energy storage during charging process. Energy, 199, 117400. (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2020.117400)

2019

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Yu, X., Smallbone, A., Dong, C. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Comparative study of using multi-wall carbon nanotube and two different sizes of cerium oxide nanopowders as fuel additives under various diesel engine conditions. Fuel, 256, 115904. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2019.115904)

Chen, L., Li, G., Huang, D., Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Experimental and numerical study on the initial tip structure evolution of diesel fuel spray under various injection and ambient pressures. Energy, 186, 115867. (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2019.115867)

Huang, Y., Mei, P., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Yu, X., Chen, Z. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) A novel approach for Lithium-ion battery thermal management with streamline shape mini channel cooling plates. Applied Thermal Engineering, 157, 113623. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2019.04.033)

Tang, K., Lu, Y. , Jiang, L., Wang, L., Wang, Y., Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2019) Investigation of thermal characteristics of strontium chloride composite sorbent for sorption refrigeration. Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, 10, pp. 179-185. (doi: 10.1016/j.tsep.2019.01.020)

Yu, X., Yi, D., Huang, Y., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Experimental investigation of two-phase flow and heat transfer performance in a cooling gallery under forced oscillation. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 132, pp. 1306-1318. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2018.12.089)

Xhang, Z., Chen, L., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Smallbone, A. and Wang, Y. (2019) Lean ignition and blow-off behaviour of butyl butyrate and ethanol blends in a gas turbine combustor. Fuel, 239, pp. 1351-1362. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2018.11.109)

Yu, X., Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Investigation of organic Rankine cycle integrated with double latent thermal energy storage for engine waste heat recovery. Energy, 170, pp. 1098-1112. (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.12.196)

Lu, Y. , Yu, X., Roskilly, A. P., Huang, R. and Huang, Y. (2019) The potential for decarbonisation of heat using heat recovery technology. Current Analysis on Energy and Environmental Sciences, 1(2019), pp. 20-25.

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Wang, Y. and Smallbone, A. (2019) Investigation of the macroscopic characteristics of Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) spray using CFD method. Fuel, 237, pp. 28-39. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2018.09.141)

Li, Z., Huang, R., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2019) Analysis of a combined trilateral cycle - organic Rankine cycle (TLC-ORC) system for waste heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 158, pp. 1786-1791. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2019.01.421)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Huang, R. and Yu, X. (2019) Study of a novel hybrid refrigeration system for industrial waste heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 158, pp. 2196-2201. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2019.01.620)

Yuan, Y., Bao, H., Ma, Z., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Investigation of equilibrium and dynamic performance of SrCl2-expanded graphite composite in chemisorption refrigeration system. Applied Thermal Engineering, 147, pp. 52-60. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2018.10.071)

2018

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2018) The development and application of Organic Rankine Cycle for vehicle waste heat recovery. In: Wang, E. (ed.) Organic Rankine Cycle Technology for Heat Recovery. IntechOpen: London. ISBN 9781789843477 (doi: 10.5772/intechopen.78401)

Yu, X., Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R. and Roskilly, A. P. (2018) Investigation of an innovative cascade cycle combining a trilateral cycle and an organic Rankine cycle (TLC-ORC) for industry or transport application. Energies, 11(11), 3032. (doi: 10.3390/en11113032)

Chen, L., Ding, S., Liu, H., Lu, Y. , Li, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2018) Comparative study of combustion and emissions of kerosene (RP-3), kerosene-pentanol blends and diesel in a compression ignition engine. Applied Energy, 203, pp. 91-100. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.06.036)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Jiang, L. and Chen, L. (2018) Technical feasibility study of scroll-type rotary gasoline engine: a compact and efficient small-scale Humphrey cycle engine. Applied Energy, 221, pp. 67-74. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.03.168)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Smallbone, A., Yu, X. and Wang, Y. (2018) Design and parametric study of an organic Rankine cycle using a scroll expander for engine waste heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 105, pp. 1420-1425. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.530)

Wu, Q., Lu, Y. , Tang, K., Wang, Y., Roskilly, A. P. and Zhang, H. (2018) Experimental exploration of a novel chemisorption composite of SrCl2-NEG adding with carbon coated Ni. Energy Procedia, 105, pp. 4655-4660. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1009)

Jiang, L., Lu, Y.J. , Roskilly, A.P., Wang, R.Z., Wang, L.W. and Tang, K. (2018) Exploration of ammonia resorption cycle for power generation by using novel composite sorbent. Applied Energy, 215, pp. 457-467. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.02.034)

Fang, Y., Lu, Y. , Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2018) Experimental study of a pneumatic engine with heat supply to improve the overall performance. Applied Thermal Engineering, 134, pp. 78-85. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2018.01.113)

Jiang, L., Wang, R.Z., Lu, Y.J. , Roskilly, A.P., Wang, L.W. and Tang, K. (2018) Investigation on innovative thermal conductive composite strontium chloride for ammonia sorption refrigeration = Enquête sur l'utilisation de chlorure de strontium composite conducteur thermique innovant pour les machines de refroidissement à sorption à l'ammoniac. International Journal of Refrigeration, 85, pp. 157-166. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijrefrig.2017.09.020)

2017

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Tang, K., Jiang, L., Smallbone, A., Chen, L. and Wang, Y. (2017) Parametric study for small scale engine coolant and exhaust heat recovery system using different organic Rankine cycle layouts. Applied Thermal Engineering, 127, pp. 1252-1266. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.08.128)

Chen, F., Lu, Y. , Chen, X., Li, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Numerical study of using different Organic Rankine cycle working fluids for engine coolant energy recovery. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1448-1454. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.533)

Chen, X., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Sun, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Effect of fire-deck thickness on thermal status of cylinder head. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 4022-4028. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.320)

Dou, W., Li, D., Lu, Y. , Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Evaluation of ideal double-tank hybrid pneumatic engine system under different compression cycle scenarios. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1388-1394. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.524)

Huang, Y., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Chen, J., Chen, F., Liu, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Study on the thermal interaction and heat dissipation of cylindrical Lithium-Ion battery cells. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 4029-4036. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.321)

Jiang, L., Lu, Y. , Tang, K., Roskilly, A. P., Wang, Y., Yuan, Y., Wang, R. and Wang, L. (2017) Investigation of a novel composite sorbent for improved sorption characteristic. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1455-1461. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.534)

Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, Y., Qian, G., Chen, F., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. (2017) Comparison study of trilateral Rankine cycle, organic flash cycle and basic organic Rankine cycle for low grade heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1441-1447. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.532)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Jiang, L., Chen, L. and Yu, X. (2017) Analysis of a 1 kW organic Rankine cycle using a scroll expander for engine coolant and exhaust heat recovery. Frontiers in Energy, 11(4), pp. 527-534. (doi: 10.1007/s11708-017-0516-0)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Zhang, Z., Yu, X., Li, Z. and Jiang, L. (2017) Conceptual study of scroll-type rotary gasoline Internal Combustion Engine. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1545-1551. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.606)

Qian, G., Lu, Y. , Huang, Y., Li, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Simulation study of Ferricyanide/Ferrocyanide concentric annulus thermocell with different electrode spacing and cell direction. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 374-380. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.059)

Shi, H., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Yu, X., Lu, G., Liu, Z., Chen, X., Qian, G. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Experiment study of multi-fans cooling module using different shroud structures for advanced vehicle thermal management system. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 3968-3974. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.305)

Tang, K., Lu, Y. , Jiang, L., Roskilly, A. P., Yuan, Y. and Wang, Y. (2017) Development and testing of novel chemisorption composite using SrCl 2 -NEG adding with carbon coated Ni and Al. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 4037-4043. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.322)

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Ren, H., Roskilly, A. P., Chen, L., Smallbone, A. and Wang, Y. (2017) Experimental and numerical investigation on the macroscopic characteristics of hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) spray. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 474-480. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.074)

Jiang, L., Roskilly, A.P., Wang, R.Z., Wang, L.W. and Lu, Y.J. (2017) Analysis on innovative modular sorption and resorption thermal cell for cold and heat cogeneration. Applied Energy, 204, pp. 767-779. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.07.041)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Tang, K., Wang, Y., Jiang, L., Yuan, Y. and Wang, L. (2017) Investigation and performance study of a dual-source chemisorption power generation cycle using scroll expander. Applied Energy, 204, pp. 979-993. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.02.068)

Jiang, L., Wang, R., Lu, Y.J. , Roskilly, A.P., Wang, L. and Tang, K. (2017) Investigation on novel modular sorption thermal cell with improved energy charging and discharging performance. Energy Conversion and Management, 148, pp. 110-119. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2017.05.067)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Jiang, L. and Yu, X. (2017) Working fluid selection for a small-scale organic Rankine cycle recovering engine waste heat. Energy Procedia, 123, pp. 346-352. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.07.266)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Ma, C. (2017) A techno-economic case study using heat driven absorption refrigeration technology in UK industry. Energy Procedia, 123, pp. 173-179. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.07.254)

Jiang, L., Lu, H., Wang, R., Wang, L., Gong, L., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Investigation on an innovative cascading cycle for power and refrigeration cogeneration. Energy Conversion and Management, 145, pp. 20-29. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2017.04.086)

Jiang, L., Lu, Y.J. , Tang, K., Wang, Y.D., Wang, R., Roskilly, A.P. and Wang, L. (2017) Investigation on heat and mass transfer performance of novel composite strontium chloride for sorption reactors. Applied Thermal Engineering, 121, pp. 410-418. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.04.092)

Chen, L., Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Zhang, C., Zhang, X., Zhang, C. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Experimental study of the gaseous and particulate matter emissions from a gas turbine combustor burning butyl butyrate and ethanol blends. Applied Energy, 195, pp. 693-701. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.03.075)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Wang, Y. and Wang, L. (2017) Study of a novel dual-source chemisorption power generation system using scroll expander. Energy Procedia, 105, pp. 921-926. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.417)

Jiang, L., Wang, L., Wang, R., Zhu, F., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Experimental investigation on an innovative resorption system for energy storage and upgrade. Energy Conversion and Management, 138, pp. 651-658. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2017.02.014)

Chen, X., Yu, X., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Liu, Z., Huang, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Study of different cooling structures on the thermal status of an Internal Combustion Engine. Applied Thermal Engineering, 116, 419 - 432. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.01.037)

Jiang, L., Gao, J., Wang, L., Wang, R., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Investigation on performance of multi-salt composite sorbents for multilevel sorption thermal energy storage. Applied Energy, 190, pp. 1029-1038. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.01.019)

Jiang, L., Gao, J., Wang, L., Wang, R., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Investigation on performance of multi-salt composite sorbents for multilevel sorption thermal energy storage. Applied Energy, 190, 1029 - 1038. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.01.019)

Chen, L., Feng, L., Liu, Z., Li, G., Li, Y., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Quantifying the effects of fuel compositions and process variables on planar surface area and spray nonuniformity via combined mixture-process design of experiment. Atomization and Sprays, 27(8), pp. 707-722. (doi: 10.1615/AtomizSpr.2017019656)

2016

Wu, Q., Yu, X., Zhang, H., Chen, Y., Liu, L., Xie, X., Tang, K., Lu, Y. , Wang, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2016) Fabrication and thermal conductivity improvement of novel composite adsorbents adding with nanoparticles. Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 29(6), pp. 1114-1119. (doi: 10.3901/CJME.2016.0810.091)

2015

Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Bao, H., Yuan, Y., Wang, L. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Analysis of an optimal resorption cogeneration using mass and heat recovery processes. Applied Energy, 160, pp. 892-901. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.01.138)

Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Dong, C., Wang, L. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Design and assessment on a novel integrated system for power and refrigeration using waste heat from diesel engine. Applied Thermal Engineering, 91, pp. 591-599. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2015.08.057)

Liu, Z., Tian, G., Wei, M., Song, P., Lu, Y. , Ashby, G. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Modelling and optimisation on scroll expander for waste heat recovery organic Rankine cycle. Energy Procedia, 75, pp. 1603-1608. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.379)

Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Wang, L., Yuan, Y., Liu, Z. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Experimental investigation of a scroll expander for power generation part of a resorption cogeneration. Energy Procedia, 75, pp. 1027-1032. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.356)

2014

Lu, Y. , Bao, H., Yuan, Y., Wang, Y., Wang, L. and Roskilly, A. P. (2014) Optimisation of a novel resorption cogeneration using mass and heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 61, pp. 1103-1106. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.1032)

Yuan, Y., Lu, Y. , Bao, H., Wang, Y., Wang, W. and Roskilly, A. P. (2014) Investigation of a heat pipe heat exchanger integrated with a water spray for the heat recovery from boil exhaust gas. Energy Procedia, 61, pp. 2141-2144. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2014.12.094)

2012

Lu, Y.J. , Wang, L.W., Tian, G.H. and Roskilly, A.P. (2012) Study on a small scale solar powered organic rankine cycle utilizing scroll expander. 4th International Conference Applied Energy, Suzhou, China, 05-08 Jul 2012.

2011

Hao, X.H., Ju, Y.L. and Lu, Y.J. (2011) Experimental study on the sealing clearance between the labyrinth sealing displacer and cylinder in the 10 K G-M refrigerator. Cryogenics, 51(5), pp. 203-208. (doi: 10.1016/j.cryogenics.2011.02.002)

Hao, X.H., Ju, Y.L. and Lu, Y.J. (2011) Experimental study on the performance of the labyrinth sealing displacer for 10 K G-M refrigerator. Cryogenics, 51(4), pp. 187-191. (doi: 10.1016/j.cryogenics.2011.01.009)

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Number of items: 71.

Articles

Zhang, N., Lu, Y. , Kadam, S. and Yu, Z. (2022) Investigation of the integrated fuel cell, battery, and heat pump energy systems. Energy Conversion and Management, (Accepted for Publication)

Huang, Y., Wei, C., Wang, S. and Lu, Y. (2022) Visualization study on the uniformity of refrigerant distribution in parallel multi-channels. Applied Thermal Engineering, 213, 118804. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2022.118804)

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Qian, Z. and Roskilly, A. P. (2022) Spray and engine performance of cerium oxide nanopowder and carbon nanotubes modified alternative fuel. Fuel, 320, 123952. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2022.123952)

Lu, Y. , Chen, H., Wang, L., Yu, Z., Huang, Y., Yu, X., Wang, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2021) Energy Storage driving towards a clean energy future. Energy Reports, 7, pp. 8128-8130. (doi: 10.1016/j.egyr.2021.02.040)

Yu, X., Chang, J., Huang, R., Huang, Y., Lu, Y. , Li, Z. and Wang, L. (2021) Sensitivity analysis of thermophysical properties on PCM selection under steady and fluctuating heat sources: a comparative study. Applied Thermal Engineering, 186, 116527. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.116527)

Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Chang, J., Yu, X., Jiang, R., Yu, X. and Paul Roskilly, A. (2021) Applications and technological challenges for heat recovery, storage and utilisation with latent thermal energy storage. Applied Energy, 283, 116277. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2020.116277)

Fang, Y., Lu, Y. , Yu, X., Su, L., Fan, Z., Huang, R. and Paul Roskilly, A. (2021) Study of a hybrid pneumatic-combustion engine under steady-state and transient conditions for transport application. International Journal of Engine Research, 22(2), pp. 528-539. (doi: 10.1177/1468087419860322)

Fang, Y., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2021) A review of compressed air energy systems in vehicle transport. Energy Strategy Reviews, 33, 100583. (doi: 10.1016/j.esr.2020.100583)

Huang, Y., Wang, S., Lu, Y. , Huang, R. and Yu, X. (2020) Study on a liquid cooled battery thermal management system pertaining to the transient regime. Applied Thermal Engineering, 180, 115793. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.115793)

Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Wang, L., Jiang, R., Yu, X. and Yu, X. (2020) Parametric study on melting process of a shell-and-tube latent thermal energy storage under fluctuating thermal conditions. Applied Thermal Engineering, 180, 115898. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.115898)

Wang, E., Lu, Y. , Markides, C. N. and Lemort, V. (2020) Editorial: Organic Rankine cycle for efficiency improvement of industrial processes and urban systems. Frontiers in Energy Research, 8, 569868. (doi: 10.3389/fenrg.2020.569868)

Qian, G., Yu, X., Li, Z., Wu, J., Huang, R. and Lu, Y. (2020) Experimental investigation of a U-tube thermocell under various Fe(CN)63−/4− concentration. Energy Conversion and Management, 217, 113005. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2020.113005)

Li, Z., Yu, X., Wang, L., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Chang, J. and Jiang, R. (2020) Effects of fluctuating thermal sources on a shell-and-tube latent thermal energy storage during charging process. Energy, 199, 117400. (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2020.117400)

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Yu, X., Smallbone, A., Dong, C. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Comparative study of using multi-wall carbon nanotube and two different sizes of cerium oxide nanopowders as fuel additives under various diesel engine conditions. Fuel, 256, 115904. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2019.115904)

Chen, L., Li, G., Huang, D., Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Experimental and numerical study on the initial tip structure evolution of diesel fuel spray under various injection and ambient pressures. Energy, 186, 115867. (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2019.115867)

Huang, Y., Mei, P., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Yu, X., Chen, Z. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) A novel approach for Lithium-ion battery thermal management with streamline shape mini channel cooling plates. Applied Thermal Engineering, 157, 113623. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2019.04.033)

Tang, K., Lu, Y. , Jiang, L., Wang, L., Wang, Y., Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2019) Investigation of thermal characteristics of strontium chloride composite sorbent for sorption refrigeration. Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, 10, pp. 179-185. (doi: 10.1016/j.tsep.2019.01.020)

Yu, X., Yi, D., Huang, Y., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Experimental investigation of two-phase flow and heat transfer performance in a cooling gallery under forced oscillation. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 132, pp. 1306-1318. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2018.12.089)

Xhang, Z., Chen, L., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Smallbone, A. and Wang, Y. (2019) Lean ignition and blow-off behaviour of butyl butyrate and ethanol blends in a gas turbine combustor. Fuel, 239, pp. 1351-1362. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2018.11.109)

Yu, X., Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Investigation of organic Rankine cycle integrated with double latent thermal energy storage for engine waste heat recovery. Energy, 170, pp. 1098-1112. (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.12.196)

Lu, Y. , Yu, X., Roskilly, A. P., Huang, R. and Huang, Y. (2019) The potential for decarbonisation of heat using heat recovery technology. Current Analysis on Energy and Environmental Sciences, 1(2019), pp. 20-25.

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Wang, Y. and Smallbone, A. (2019) Investigation of the macroscopic characteristics of Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) spray using CFD method. Fuel, 237, pp. 28-39. (doi: 10.1016/j.fuel.2018.09.141)

Li, Z., Huang, R., Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2019) Analysis of a combined trilateral cycle - organic Rankine cycle (TLC-ORC) system for waste heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 158, pp. 1786-1791. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2019.01.421)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Huang, R. and Yu, X. (2019) Study of a novel hybrid refrigeration system for industrial waste heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 158, pp. 2196-2201. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2019.01.620)

Yuan, Y., Bao, H., Ma, Z., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2019) Investigation of equilibrium and dynamic performance of SrCl2-expanded graphite composite in chemisorption refrigeration system. Applied Thermal Engineering, 147, pp. 52-60. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2018.10.071)

Yu, X., Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, R. and Roskilly, A. P. (2018) Investigation of an innovative cascade cycle combining a trilateral cycle and an organic Rankine cycle (TLC-ORC) for industry or transport application. Energies, 11(11), 3032. (doi: 10.3390/en11113032)

Chen, L., Ding, S., Liu, H., Lu, Y. , Li, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2018) Comparative study of combustion and emissions of kerosene (RP-3), kerosene-pentanol blends and diesel in a compression ignition engine. Applied Energy, 203, pp. 91-100. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.06.036)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Jiang, L. and Chen, L. (2018) Technical feasibility study of scroll-type rotary gasoline engine: a compact and efficient small-scale Humphrey cycle engine. Applied Energy, 221, pp. 67-74. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.03.168)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Smallbone, A., Yu, X. and Wang, Y. (2018) Design and parametric study of an organic Rankine cycle using a scroll expander for engine waste heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 105, pp. 1420-1425. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.530)

Wu, Q., Lu, Y. , Tang, K., Wang, Y., Roskilly, A. P. and Zhang, H. (2018) Experimental exploration of a novel chemisorption composite of SrCl2-NEG adding with carbon coated Ni. Energy Procedia, 105, pp. 4655-4660. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1009)

Jiang, L., Lu, Y.J. , Roskilly, A.P., Wang, R.Z., Wang, L.W. and Tang, K. (2018) Exploration of ammonia resorption cycle for power generation by using novel composite sorbent. Applied Energy, 215, pp. 457-467. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.02.034)

Fang, Y., Lu, Y. , Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2018) Experimental study of a pneumatic engine with heat supply to improve the overall performance. Applied Thermal Engineering, 134, pp. 78-85. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2018.01.113)

Jiang, L., Wang, R.Z., Lu, Y.J. , Roskilly, A.P., Wang, L.W. and Tang, K. (2018) Investigation on innovative thermal conductive composite strontium chloride for ammonia sorption refrigeration = Enquête sur l'utilisation de chlorure de strontium composite conducteur thermique innovant pour les machines de refroidissement à sorption à l'ammoniac. International Journal of Refrigeration, 85, pp. 157-166. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijrefrig.2017.09.020)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Yu, X., Tang, K., Jiang, L., Smallbone, A., Chen, L. and Wang, Y. (2017) Parametric study for small scale engine coolant and exhaust heat recovery system using different organic Rankine cycle layouts. Applied Thermal Engineering, 127, pp. 1252-1266. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.08.128)

Chen, F., Lu, Y. , Chen, X., Li, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Numerical study of using different Organic Rankine cycle working fluids for engine coolant energy recovery. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1448-1454. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.533)

Chen, X., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Sun, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Effect of fire-deck thickness on thermal status of cylinder head. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 4022-4028. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.320)

Dou, W., Li, D., Lu, Y. , Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Evaluation of ideal double-tank hybrid pneumatic engine system under different compression cycle scenarios. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1388-1394. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.524)

Huang, Y., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Chen, J., Chen, F., Liu, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Study on the thermal interaction and heat dissipation of cylindrical Lithium-Ion battery cells. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 4029-4036. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.321)

Jiang, L., Lu, Y. , Tang, K., Roskilly, A. P., Wang, Y., Yuan, Y., Wang, R. and Wang, L. (2017) Investigation of a novel composite sorbent for improved sorption characteristic. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1455-1461. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.534)

Li, Z., Lu, Y. , Huang, Y., Qian, G., Chen, F., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. (2017) Comparison study of trilateral Rankine cycle, organic flash cycle and basic organic Rankine cycle for low grade heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1441-1447. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.532)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Jiang, L., Chen, L. and Yu, X. (2017) Analysis of a 1 kW organic Rankine cycle using a scroll expander for engine coolant and exhaust heat recovery. Frontiers in Energy, 11(4), pp. 527-534. (doi: 10.1007/s11708-017-0516-0)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Zhang, Z., Yu, X., Li, Z. and Jiang, L. (2017) Conceptual study of scroll-type rotary gasoline Internal Combustion Engine. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 1545-1551. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.606)

Qian, G., Lu, Y. , Huang, Y., Li, Z., Yu, X. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Simulation study of Ferricyanide/Ferrocyanide concentric annulus thermocell with different electrode spacing and cell direction. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 374-380. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.059)

Shi, H., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Yu, X., Lu, G., Liu, Z., Chen, X., Qian, G. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Experiment study of multi-fans cooling module using different shroud structures for advanced vehicle thermal management system. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 3968-3974. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.305)

Tang, K., Lu, Y. , Jiang, L., Roskilly, A. P., Yuan, Y. and Wang, Y. (2017) Development and testing of novel chemisorption composite using SrCl 2 -NEG adding with carbon coated Ni and Al. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 4037-4043. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.322)

Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Ren, H., Roskilly, A. P., Chen, L., Smallbone, A. and Wang, Y. (2017) Experimental and numerical investigation on the macroscopic characteristics of hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) spray. Energy Procedia, 142, pp. 474-480. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.12.074)

Jiang, L., Roskilly, A.P., Wang, R.Z., Wang, L.W. and Lu, Y.J. (2017) Analysis on innovative modular sorption and resorption thermal cell for cold and heat cogeneration. Applied Energy, 204, pp. 767-779. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.07.041)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Tang, K., Wang, Y., Jiang, L., Yuan, Y. and Wang, L. (2017) Investigation and performance study of a dual-source chemisorption power generation cycle using scroll expander. Applied Energy, 204, pp. 979-993. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.02.068)

Jiang, L., Wang, R., Lu, Y.J. , Roskilly, A.P., Wang, L. and Tang, K. (2017) Investigation on novel modular sorption thermal cell with improved energy charging and discharging performance. Energy Conversion and Management, 148, pp. 110-119. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2017.05.067)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Jiang, L. and Yu, X. (2017) Working fluid selection for a small-scale organic Rankine cycle recovering engine waste heat. Energy Procedia, 123, pp. 346-352. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.07.266)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Ma, C. (2017) A techno-economic case study using heat driven absorption refrigeration technology in UK industry. Energy Procedia, 123, pp. 173-179. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.07.254)

Jiang, L., Lu, H., Wang, R., Wang, L., Gong, L., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Investigation on an innovative cascading cycle for power and refrigeration cogeneration. Energy Conversion and Management, 145, pp. 20-29. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2017.04.086)

Jiang, L., Lu, Y.J. , Tang, K., Wang, Y.D., Wang, R., Roskilly, A.P. and Wang, L. (2017) Investigation on heat and mass transfer performance of novel composite strontium chloride for sorption reactors. Applied Thermal Engineering, 121, pp. 410-418. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.04.092)

Chen, L., Zhang, Z., Lu, Y. , Zhang, C., Zhang, X., Zhang, C. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Experimental study of the gaseous and particulate matter emissions from a gas turbine combustor burning butyl butyrate and ethanol blends. Applied Energy, 195, pp. 693-701. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.03.075)

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P., Wang, Y. and Wang, L. (2017) Study of a novel dual-source chemisorption power generation system using scroll expander. Energy Procedia, 105, pp. 921-926. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.417)

Jiang, L., Wang, L., Wang, R., Zhu, F., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Experimental investigation on an innovative resorption system for energy storage and upgrade. Energy Conversion and Management, 138, pp. 651-658. (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2017.02.014)

Chen, X., Yu, X., Lu, Y. , Huang, R., Liu, Z., Huang, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Study of different cooling structures on the thermal status of an Internal Combustion Engine. Applied Thermal Engineering, 116, 419 - 432. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.01.037)

Jiang, L., Gao, J., Wang, L., Wang, R., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Investigation on performance of multi-salt composite sorbents for multilevel sorption thermal energy storage. Applied Energy, 190, pp. 1029-1038. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.01.019)

Jiang, L., Gao, J., Wang, L., Wang, R., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Investigation on performance of multi-salt composite sorbents for multilevel sorption thermal energy storage. Applied Energy, 190, 1029 - 1038. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.01.019)

Chen, L., Feng, L., Liu, Z., Li, G., Li, Y., Lu, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2017) Quantifying the effects of fuel compositions and process variables on planar surface area and spray nonuniformity via combined mixture-process design of experiment. Atomization and Sprays, 27(8), pp. 707-722. (doi: 10.1615/AtomizSpr.2017019656)

Wu, Q., Yu, X., Zhang, H., Chen, Y., Liu, L., Xie, X., Tang, K., Lu, Y. , Wang, Y. and Roskilly, A. P. (2016) Fabrication and thermal conductivity improvement of novel composite adsorbents adding with nanoparticles. Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 29(6), pp. 1114-1119. (doi: 10.3901/CJME.2016.0810.091)

Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Bao, H., Yuan, Y., Wang, L. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Analysis of an optimal resorption cogeneration using mass and heat recovery processes. Applied Energy, 160, pp. 892-901. (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.01.138)

Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Dong, C., Wang, L. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Design and assessment on a novel integrated system for power and refrigeration using waste heat from diesel engine. Applied Thermal Engineering, 91, pp. 591-599. (doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2015.08.057)

Liu, Z., Tian, G., Wei, M., Song, P., Lu, Y. , Ashby, G. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Modelling and optimisation on scroll expander for waste heat recovery organic Rankine cycle. Energy Procedia, 75, pp. 1603-1608. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.379)

Lu, Y. , Wang, Y., Wang, L., Yuan, Y., Liu, Z. and Roskilly, A. P. (2015) Experimental investigation of a scroll expander for power generation part of a resorption cogeneration. Energy Procedia, 75, pp. 1027-1032. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.356)

Lu, Y. , Bao, H., Yuan, Y., Wang, Y., Wang, L. and Roskilly, A. P. (2014) Optimisation of a novel resorption cogeneration using mass and heat recovery. Energy Procedia, 61, pp. 1103-1106. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.1032)

Yuan, Y., Lu, Y. , Bao, H., Wang, Y., Wang, W. and Roskilly, A. P. (2014) Investigation of a heat pipe heat exchanger integrated with a water spray for the heat recovery from boil exhaust gas. Energy Procedia, 61, pp. 2141-2144. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2014.12.094)

Hao, X.H., Ju, Y.L. and Lu, Y.J. (2011) Experimental study on the sealing clearance between the labyrinth sealing displacer and cylinder in the 10 K G-M refrigerator. Cryogenics, 51(5), pp. 203-208. (doi: 10.1016/j.cryogenics.2011.02.002)

Hao, X.H., Ju, Y.L. and Lu, Y.J. (2011) Experimental study on the performance of the labyrinth sealing displacer for 10 K G-M refrigerator. Cryogenics, 51(4), pp. 187-191. (doi: 10.1016/j.cryogenics.2011.01.009)

Book Sections

Lu, Y. , Roskilly, A. P. and Yu, X. (2018) The development and application of Organic Rankine Cycle for vehicle waste heat recovery. In: Wang, E. (ed.) Organic Rankine Cycle Technology for Heat Recovery. IntechOpen: London. ISBN 9781789843477 (doi: 10.5772/intechopen.78401)

Conference or Workshop Item

Lu, Y.J. , Wang, L.W., Tian, G.H. and Roskilly, A.P. (2012) Study on a small scale solar powered organic rankine cycle utilizing scroll expander. 4th International Conference Applied Energy, Suzhou, China, 05-08 Jul 2012.

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Editorial boards

  • 2020: Associate Editor, Energy Reports, Elsevier
  • 2019: Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports, Nature Research
  • 2019: Editorial Board Member, Energy Reports, Elsevier
  • 2020: Editorial Board Member, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, Elsevier
  • 2021: Subject Editor, Frontiers in Energy, Springer
  • 2020: Editorial Board Member, Sustainability, MDPI
  • 2016 - 2019: Editorial Assistant, Applied Energy, Elsevier

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  • 2019: Member, EPSRC Associate Peer Review College