Dr Xiaolin Wang

Lecturer
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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 storage
  • 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 international journals

  1. X Wang, X Zhai, H Zhang, L Zhou. A theoretical and experimental study of a TBAB salt hydrate based cold thermal energy storage in an air conditioning system. Thermal Science and Engineering Progress 13 (2019) 100397.
  2. X Wang, M Dennis, J Jiang, L Zhou, X Zhai, W Lipiński. Performance of a novel cold thermal storage material in an emulated air conditioning system using different storage strategies. International Journal of Refrigeration 2019;104:259–269.
  3. 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.
  4. X Wang, M Dennis. An experimental study on the formation enthalpy of CO2 semi-clathrate hydrates with TBAB and TBPB additives. International Journal of Advances in Science Engineering and Technology 2018;6:8–12.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. 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.
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. 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.

Journal articles in Chinese

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. X Wang, X Zhai, Y Yan, et al. An experimental and theoretical study on a tower cooling system with radiant cooling ceiling (in Chinese). Renewable Energy Resources 2012;5:100–104.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.

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.
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