Research Publications & Patents

Invited and Review Books/Journal Papers

(1)     Qiuwang Wang and Bengt Sunden, Emerging Topics in Heat Transfer Enhancement and Heat Exchangers, Invited Contribution, WIT Press, UK (In preparation, to be published in 2011)

(2)     Qiuwang Wang*, Guidong Chen, Qiuyang Chen and Min Zeng. Recent patents in shell-and-tube heat exchangers with helical baffles, Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering, 1(2): 88-95, 2008 (June)

(3)     Qiuwang Wang*, Guidong Chen, Qiuyang Chen, Min Zeng, Review of Improvements on Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers with Helical Baffles, Heat Transfer Engineering, 31(10): 836–853, 2010

    
Referred Journal Articles


Corresponding author (2011-)

(1)     Gang Wang, Min Zeng, Yucheng Ren, Hiroyuki Ozoe, Qiuwang Wang*, Transient heat flux measurement of natural convection in an inclined enclosure with time-periodically-varying wall temperature, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Sciences, 35: 105-111, 2011

(2)     Mei Lin, Lin Tian, Qiuwang Wang*, Laminar Heat Transfer Characteristics of Longitudinal Internally Finned Tube with Sinusoidal Wavy Fin, Heat and Mass Transfer, DOI 10.1007/s00231-010-0757-5

(3)     Ting Ma, Min Zeng, Yanpeng Ji, and Haibin Zhu, Qiuwang Wang*, Investigation of a Novel Bayonet Tube High Temperature Heat Exchanger with Inner and Outer Fins, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, DOI:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2010.12.039

(4)     Qiuyang Chen, Qiuwang Wang*, Jian Zhang, Jinliang Yuan, Effect of Bi-Layer Interconnector Design on Mass Transfer Performance in Porous Anode of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2011.01.003

(5)     Guidong Chen, Min Zeng, Qiuwang Wang*, Experimental and Numerical Study of Shell-Side Performance on Three Different Types of Helical Baffled Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers, Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer, accepted

(6)     Yanping Huang, Jun Huang, Jian Ma, Qiuwang Wang*, Study on Flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics of Vapor-Liquid Two-Phase Flow in Narrow Rectangular Channel with Longitudinal Vortex Generators, Heat Transfer Engineering, accepted

Corresponding author (2010)

(7)     Jian Yang, Qiuwang Wang*, Min Zeng, Akira Nakayama, Computational Study of Forced Convective Heat Transfer in Structure Packed Beds with Spherical or Ellipsoidal Particles, Chemical Engineering Science, 65: 726-738, 2010

(8)     Qiuwang Wang*, Jian Yang, Min Zeng, Gang Wang, Three-Dimensional Numerical Study of Natural Convection in an Inclined Porous Cavity with Time Sinusoidal Oscillating Boundary Conditions, International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 31: 70-82, 2010

(9)     Jian Yang, Min Zeng, Qiuwang Wang*, Akira Nakayama, Forced Convection Heat Transfer Enhancement by Porous Pin Fins in Rectangular Channels, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 132/051702, 2010

(10)  Xiaohong Yan, Qiuwang Wang*, Haim H. Bau, Dispersion in Retentive Pillar Array Columns, Journal of Chromatography A, 1217(8): 1332-1342, 2010

(11)  Lin Tian, Zhang Lin, Qiuwang Wang*, Comparison of gaseous contaminant diffusion under stratum ventilation and under displacement ventilation, Building and Environment, 45:2035-2046, 2010

(12)  Qiuwang Wang*, Qiuyang Chen, Jian Zhang, Min Zeng, Optimal Design of Bi-layer Interconnector for SOFC Based on CFD-Taguchi Method, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 35(9): 4292-4300, 2010

(13)  Min Zeng, Linghong. Tang, Mei Lin, Qiuwang Wang*, Optimization Of Heat Exchangers With Vortex-Generator Fin By Taguchi Method, Applied Thermal Engineering, 30: 1775-1783, 2010

(14)  Qiuwang Wang*, Guidong Chen, Jing Xu, Yanpeng Ji, Experimental Study and Second-Law Thermodynamic Analysis of Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers with Segmental Baffles and Continuous Helical Baffles, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 132/101801, 2010

Corresponding author (2009)

(15)  Linghong Tang, Min Zeng, Gongnan Xie, Qiuwang Wang*, Fin Pattern Effects on Air-Side Heat Transfer and Friction Characteristics of Fin-and-Tube Heat Exchangers with Large Number of Large-Diameter Tube Rows, Heat Transfer Engineering, 30(3):171–180, 2009

(16)  Gongnan Xie, Qiuwang Wang*, Bengt Sunden, Parametric study and multiple correlations on air-side heat transfer and friction characteristics of fin-and-tube heat exchangers with large number of large-diameter tube rows, Applied Thermal Engineering, 29(1): 1-16, 2009

(17)  Qiuwang Wang*,  Qiuyang Chen,  Guidong Chen,  Min Zeng , Numerical Investigation on Combined Multiple Shell-Pass Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchanger with Continuous Helical Baffles, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 52(5-6): 1214-1222, 2009

(18)  Jun Huang, Yanping Huang, Qiuwang Wang*, Bofeng Bai, Numerical Study on Effect of Gap Width of Narrow Rectangular Channel on Critical Heat Flux Enhancement, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 239(2): 320-326, 2009

(19)  Min Zeng, Qiuwang Wang*, Hiroyuki Ozoe, Gang Wang, Zipeng Huang, Natural convection of diamagnetic fluid in an enclosure filled with porous medium under magnetic field, Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, 9(2): 77-85, 2009

(20)  Qiuwang Wang*, Dongjie Zhang, Gongnan Xie, Experimental Study and Genetic-Algorithm-Based Correlation on Pressure Drop and Heat Transfer Performances of Cross-Corrugated Primary Surface Heat Exchanger, ASME J Heat Transfer, JUNE 2009, Vol. 131 / 061802

(21)  Gongnan Xie, Bengt Sunden, Qiuwang Wang*, Linghong Tang, Performance predictions of laminar and turbulent heat transfer and fluid flow of heat exchangers having large tube-diameter and large tube-row by artificial neural networks, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 52: 2484-2497, 2009

(22)  Linghong Tang, Min Zeng, Qiuwang Wang*, Experimental and numerical investigation on air-side performance of fin-and-tube heat exchangers with various fin patterns, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 33: 818–827, 2009

(23)  Qiuwang Wang*, Qiuyang Chen, Min Zeng, A CFD-Taguchi Combined Method for Numerical Investigation of Natural Convection Cooling Performance of Air-core Reactor with Noise Reducing Cover, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications, 55(12): 1116- 1130, 2009

(24)  Qiuwang Wang*, Lin Mei, Zeng Min. Effect of Lateral Fin Profiles on Turbulent Flow and Heat Transfer Performance of Internally Finned Tubes, Applied Thermal Engineering, 29: 3006-3013, 2009

(25)  Lin Tian, Zhang Lin, Qiuwang Wang*, and Jing Liu, Numerical investigation of indoor aerosol particle dispersion under stratum ventilation and under displacement ventilation, indoor and built environment, 18(4):360-375, 2009

(26)  Xiaohong Yan, Qiuwang Wang*, Numerical investigation of combined effects of rarefaction and compressibility for gas flow in microchannels and microtubes, ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, 131(10)/101201, 2009

(27)  Feng Wu, Qiuwang Wang, Numerical study of the intensified heat transfer of an internally longitudinal ridged finned tube under pulsating flow, Heat Transfer - Asian Research, 38(4): 207-215, 2009

Corresponding author (2008)

(28)  Qiuwang Wang*, Gang Wang, Min Zeng and Hiroyuki Ozoe. Uni-directional heat flux through the horizontal fluid layer with sinusoidal wall temperature at the top or bottom boundaries, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51(7-8): 1675-1682, 2008

(29)  Qiuwang Wang*, Xiaohong Yan and Qunwu He. Heat flux specified boundary treatment for gas flow and heat transfer in microchannel using direct simulation Monte Carlo method, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 74(7): 1109-1127, 2008

(30)  Qiuwang Wang*, Cunlu Zhao, Min Zeng and Yining Wu. Numerical Investigation of Rarefied Diatomic Gas Flow and Heat Transfer in Micro-Channel Using DSMC with Uniform Heat Flux Boundary Condition - Part I: Numerical Method and Validation, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B, 53:160–173, 2008

(31)  Qiuwang Wang*, Cunlu Zhao, Min Zeng and Yining Wu. Numerical Investigation of Rarefied Diatomic Gas Flow and Heat Transfer in Micro-Channel Using DSMC with Uniform Heat Flux Boundary Condition – Part II: Applications, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B, 53:174–187, 2008

(32)  Qiuwang Wang*, Mei Lin, Min Zeng and Lin Tian, Investigation of Turbulent Flow and Heat Transfer in Periodic Wavy Channel of Internally Finned Tube with Blocked Core-Tube, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 130(6), Article Number: 061801, 2008

(33)  Qiuwang Wang*, Mei Lin and Min Zeng. Effect of Blocked Core-Tube Diameter on Heat Transfer Performance of Internally Longitudinal Finned Tubes, Heat Transfer Engineering, 29(1): 107–115, 2008

(34)  Dahai Zhang, Qiuwang Wang*, Min Zeng, Lu Sun. Numerical research on influence of different slot configurations on film cooling characteristics, Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, 8(7/8): 518-525, 2008

(35)  Lin Tian, Zhang Lin, Jing Liu, Qiuwang Wang*. Numerical study of indoor air quality and thermal comfort under stratum ventilation, Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, 8(7/8): 541-548, 2008

(36)  Gang Wang, Qiuwang Wang*, Min Zeng, Hiroyuki Ozoe. Natural convection heat transfer in an inclined porous cavity under time-periodic boundary conditions with positive/negative Inclined angles, Journal of Porous Media, 11(6): 541-555, 2008

(37)  Gongnan Xie, Bengt Sunden, Qiuwang Wang*. Optimization of Compact Heat Exchangers by a Genetic Algorithm, Applied thermal engineering, 28(8-9): 895–906, 2008

(38)  Gongnan Xie, Qiuwang Wang*, Bengt Sunden. Application of a Genetic Algorithm for Thermal Design of Fin-and-Tube Heat Exchangers, Heat Transfer Engineering, 29:7, 597-607, 2008

(39)  Qiuwang Wang*, Dongjie Zhang, Min Zeng, Mei Lin, Linhong Tang. CFD simulation on a thermal power plant with air-cooled heat exchanger system in north China. Engineering Computations, 25(4): 342-365, 2008

(40)  Gang Wang, Qiuwang Wang*, Min Zeng, Hiroyuki Ozoe. Numerical study of natural convection heat transfer in an inclined porous cavity with time-periodic boundary conditions, Transport in Porous Media, 74(3): 293-309, 2008

(41)  Qiuwang Wang*, Mei Lin, Min Zeng, Lin Tian. Computational Analysis of Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Performance for Internally Finned Tubes with Three Different Longitudinal Wavy Fins, Heat and Mass Transfer, 45: 147-156, 2008

(42)  Lin Tian, Qiuwang Wang*, Gongnan Xie, Cunlu Zhao, Laiqin Luo. Convective heat transfer and pressure drop of annular tubes with three different internal longitudinal fins, Heat Transfer-Asian Research, 37(1): 29-40, 2008

Corresponding author (2007)

(43)  Gongnan Xie, Qiuwang Wang*, Min Zeng and Laiqin Luo. Heat transfer analysis for shell-and-tube heat exchangers with experimental data by artificial neural networks approach, Applied Thermal Engineering, 27: 1096-1104, 2007

(44)  Qiuwang Wang*, Min Zeng, Zipeng Huang, Gang Wang, Hiroyuki Ozoe. Numerical investigation of natural convection in an inclined enclosure filled with porous media under magnetic field, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 50(17-18): 3684-3689, 2007

(45)  Qiuwang Wang*, Hongxia Liang, Gongnan Xie, Min Zeng, Laiqin Luo and Zhenping Feng. Genetic Algorithm Optimization for Primary Surfaces Recuperator of Microturbine, ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, 129: 436-442, 2007

(46)  Qiuwang Wang*, Gang Wang, Min Zeng and Hiroyuki Ozoe. Upward heat flux through the horizontal fluid layer of water with sinusoidal wall temperature at the top or bottom boundaries, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A, 52(9): 817-829, 2007

(47)  Botao Peng, Qiuwang Wang*, Chao Zhang, Gongnan Xie, Laiqin Luo, Qiuyang Chen and Min Zeng. An experimental study of shell-and-tube heat exchangers with continuous helical baffles, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 129 (10): 1425-1431, 2007

(48)  Qiuwang Wang*, Qiuyang Chen, Ling Wang, Min Zeng, Yanping Huang and Zejun Xiao. Experimental Study of Heat Transfer Enhancement in Rectangular Narrow Channel with Longitudinal Vortex Generators, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 237(7): 686–693, 2007 

(49)  Min Zeng, Qiuwang Wang*, Zipeng Huang, Gang Wang and Hiroyuki Ozoe. Numerical investigation of natural convection in an enclosure filled with porous media under magnetic field, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A, 52(10): 959-971, 2007

(50)  Qiuwang Wang*, Gongnan Xie, Botao Peng and Min Zeng. Experimental study and Genetic-Algorithm-based Correlation on shell-side heat transfer and flow performance of three different types of shell-and-tube heat exchangers, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 129: 1277-1285, 2007

(51)  Xie Gong-Nan, Qiuwang Wang*, Zeng Min, Luo Lai-Qin. Numerical investigation of heat transfer and fluid flow characteristics inside a wavy channel, Heat and Mass Transfer, 43(7): 603-611, 2007

(52)  Feng Wu, Mei Lin, Lin Tian, Qiuwang Wang*, Laiqin Luo. Convective heat transfer and pressure drop of a tube with internal longitudinal fins, Heat Transfer-Asian Research, 36(2): 57–65, 2007

Corresponding author (-2006)

(53)  Qiuwang Wang* and Zhen Zhao. Performance comparison between mixing ventilation and displacement ventilation with and without cooled ceiling, Engineering Computations, 23(3): 218-237, 2006

(54)  Qiuwang Wang*, Feng Wu, Min Zeng, Laiqin Luo, Jiguo Sun. Numerical Simulation and Optimization on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Cooling Channel of Liquid Rocket Engine Thrust Chamber, Engineering Computations, 23(8): 907-921, 2006

(55)  Qiuwang Wang*, Gongnan Xie, Min Zeng, Laiqin Luo. Prediction of Heat Transfer Rates for Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers by Artificial Neural Networks Approach, Journal of Thermal Sciences, 15(3): 257-262, 2006

(56)  Qunwu He, Qiuwang Wang*, Xian Wang and Laiqin Luo. DSMC Simulation of Low-Speed Gas Flow and Heat Transfer in 2D Rectangular Micro-Channel, Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, 5 (3-5): 230-235, 2005


Authorized Patents

US Patents

(1)    Qiuwang Wang, Qiuyang Chen, Dongjie Zhang, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, Qiang Gao, A Single Shell-Pass or Multiple Shell-Pass Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchanger with Helical Baffles, US Patent, Serial Number: 11/966,256, Filed Date: December 28, 2007, Published Date: August 14, 2008, Issue Notification Date: June 22, 2010


China Patents

(1)    Qiuwang Wang, Qunwu He, Laiqin Luo, Min Zeng, Wenkai Zhong, Xiaoming Yang, A Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchanger (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL2003 10105835.5 November 8, 2006

(2)    Qiuwang Wang, Hongxia Liang, Laiqin Luo, Yining Wu, Wei Bai, Zhenping Feng, Guojun Li, A Primary Surface Recuperator for Gas Turbine (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200410025911.6, Grant Date: May 30, 2007

(3)    Qiuwang Wang, Hongxia Liang, Laiqin Luo, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, Zhenping Feng, A Primary Surface Recuperator for Micro-Gas Turbine (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200510042727.7, Grant Date: May 30, 2007

(4)    Qiuwang Wang, Dongjie Zhang, Shiyuan Wang, Laiqin Luo, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, A Welding Unit Group and Method of Composing Primary Surface Recuperator Core (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200510041940.6, Grant Date: July 25, 2007

(5)    Qiuwang Wang, Dongjie Zhang, Min Zeng, Laiqin Luo, Yining Wu, A Primary Surface Heat Exchanger for Fresh Air Ventilator (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200510042697.X, Grant Date: November 28, 2007

(6)    Qiuwang Wang, Qiuyang Chen, Botao Peng, Min Zeng, Laiqin Luo, Yining Wu, A Continuous Helical Baffled Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200510043033.5, Grant Date: January 30, 2008

(7)    Qiuwang Wang, Qiuyang Chen, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, Laiqin Luo, A Multiple Shell–Pass Helical Baffle Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchanger (Invention Patent), Patent Number:  ZL 200610041949.1, Grant Date: May 7, 2008

(8)    Qiuwang Wang, Dongjie Zhang, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, Shiyuan Wang, A Processing Technology for Micro-Gas Turbine Primary Surface Integral Recuperator (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200610104725.0, Grant Date: July 16, 2008

(9)    Qiuwang Wang, Dongjie Zhang, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, A Combined Helical Baffled Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchanger (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200710017395.6, Grant Date: January 21, 2009

(10) Qiuwang Wang, Qiuyang Chen, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, Qiang Gao, A Combined Multiple Shell-Pass Helical Baffled Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchanger (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200710017478.5, Grant Date: November 19, 2008

(11) Qiuwang Wang, Dahai Zhang, Qiuyang Chen, Min Zeng, A Slot Film Cooling Holes  (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200710017790.4, Grant Date: May 6, 2009

(12) Qiuwang Wang, Qiuyang, Min Zeng, Yining Wu, A Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Stack with Bi-Layer Flat-Panel Interconnectors (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL 200810150543.6, Grant Date: July 21, 2010

(13) Qiuwang Wang, Ting Ma, Qiuyang Chen, A Finned Tube Type Heat Exchanger with Internal and External Fins (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL200810150820.3, Grant Date: July 21, 2010

(14) Qiuwang Wang, Guidong, Zeng Min, A Parallel Combined Multi-shell Helical Baffled Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchanger (Invention Patent), Patent Number: ZL200910021347.3, Grant Date: August 11, 2010