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Low Energy Dew Point Cooling for Computing Data Centres

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R134a condensation flow regime and pressure drop in horizontal microchannals cooled symmetrically and asymmetrically,

Author(s): Ji Wang, Jin Wang, Jun Ming Li,
Published in: International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,, 00179310, 2017, Page(s) Pages 1091-1102,, ISSN 0017-9310
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2017.08.003

Research Progress on the Phase Change Materials for Cold Thermal Energy Storage

Author(s): Xinghui Zhang; Qili Shi; Lingai Luo; Yilin Fan; Qian Wang; Guanguan Jia
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2021, Page(s) 8233, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en14248233

Policies, Technical Standards and Development Proposals of Green Data Center of China

Author(s): Li Guo-zhu, Zhao Nai-ni, Guo Yang, Wang Qing-qin, Cui Mei-hua
Published in: Intelligent Building & Smart City, 20961405, 2021, Page(s) 12-16, ISSN 2096-1405
Publisher: China Engineering & Consulting Association
DOI: 10.13655/j.cnki.ibci.2021.02.003

Investigation on the energy saving potential of using a novel dew point cooling system in data centres

Author(s): Bi, Yin, Wang, Yugang, Ma, Xiaoli, Zhao, Xudong
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2017, Page(s) 1-21, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en10111732

Coupled cooling method and application of latent heat thermal energy storage combined with pre-cooling of envelope: Sensitivity analysis and optimization

Author(s): Xiangkui Gao, Yanping Yuan, Xiaoling Cao, Hongwei Wu, Xudong Zhao
Published in: Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 09575820, 2017, Page(s) Pages 438-453, ISSN 0957-5820
Publisher: Institution of Chemical Engineers
DOI: 10.1016/j.psep.2017.03.005.

A constraint multi-objective evolutionary optimization of a state-of-the-art dew point cooler using digital twins

Author(s): Yousef Golizadeh Akhlaghi, Ali Badiei, Xudong Zhao, Koorosh Aslansefat, Xin Xiao, Samson Shittu, Xiaoli Ma
Published in: Energy Conversion and Management, 01968904, 2020, Page(s) 112772, ISSN 0196-8904
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2020.112772

Fabrication and frosting properties study of surface-active agents coating based on nanoporous aluminum substrate

Author(s): He, Song Zhang, Yanmei Yang, Wansheng Zhao, Xudong Zeng, Bin
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2018, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en11102797

Micro-encapsulated phase change material (MPCM) slurries: Characterization and building applications

Author(s): Zhongzhu Qiu, Xiaoli Ma, Peng Li, Xudong Zhao, Andrew Wright
Published in: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 13640321, 2017, Page(s) Pages 246-262,, ISSN 1364-0321
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2017.04.001.

Coupled cooling method and application of latent heat thermal energy storage combined with pre-cooling of envelope: Optimization of pre-cooling with intermittent mode

Author(s): Xiangkui Gao, Yanping Yuan, Hongwei Wu, Xiaoling Cao, Xudong Zhao,
Published in: Sustainable Cities and Society, 22106707, 2018, ISSN 2210-6707
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.scs.2018.01.014.

Performance Study of a Novel Solar Solid Dehumidification/Regeneration Bed for Use in Buildings Air Conditioning Systems

Author(s): Yang Wansheng; Wang Wenhui; Ding Zezhi; Zhangyuan Wang; Xudong Zhao; Song He
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2017, Page(s) 1335, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en10091335

Experimental and numerical investigation of a solar collector/storage system with composite phase change materials

Author(s): Bin Li, Xiaoqiang Zhai, Xiwen Cheng
Published in: Solar Energy, 0038092X, 2018, Page(s) Pages 65-76, ISSN 0038-092X
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2018.02.031

Theoretical model of linear instability for condensation flow in circular channels

Author(s): Ji Wang, Jin Wang, Na Liu, Jun Ming Li
Published in: International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 00179310, 2018, Page(s) Pages 1179-1191,, ISSN 0017-9310
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2017.09.128

Thermal storage/management system with phase change materials for building

Author(s): Yuan, Yanping, Liu, Shuli, Du, Yanxia, Wu, Hongwei, Zhao, Xudong,
Published in: Advances in Mechanical Engineering, 16878132, 2018, ISSN 1687-8132
Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
DOI: 10.1177/1687814017750314

Energy saving potential of a counter-flow regenerative evaporative cooler for various climates of China: Experiment-based evaluation

Author(s): Zhiyin Duan, Xudong Zhao, Changhong Zhan, Xuelin Dong, Hongbing Chen
Published in: Energy and Buildings, 03787788, 2017, Page(s) Pages 199-210, ISSN 0378-7788
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.04.012.

Investigation of the interface effects and condensation properties of the micro/nanoporous aluminum plates,

Author(s): Song He, Yanmei Zhang, Wansheng Yang, Zhangyuan Wang, Bin Zeng, Xudong Zhao,
Published in: Sustainable Cities and Society, 22106707, 2019, Page(s) 101739,, ISSN 2210-6707
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.scs.2019.101739

Analytical study of impact of the wick’s fractal parameters on the heat transfer capacity of a novel micro-channel loop heat pipe

Author(s): Min Yu, Thierno M.O. Diallo, Xudong Zhao, Jinzhi Zhou, Zhenyu Du, Jie Ji, Yuanda Cheng
Published in: Energy, 03605442, 2018, Page(s) Pages 746-759,, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.06.075.

Can whole building energy models outperform numerical models, when forecasting performance of indirect evaporative cooling systems?

Author(s): A. Badiei, Y.G. Akhlaghi, X. Zhao, J. Li, F. Yi, Z. Wang
Published in: Energy Conversion and Management, 01968904, 2020, Page(s) 112886, ISSN 0196-8904
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2020.112886

Numerical simulation of flow patterns and the effect on heat flux during R32 condensation in microtube

Author(s): Chunxu Wu, Junming Li,
Published in: International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,, 00179310, 2018, Page(s) Pages 265-274, ISSN 0017-9310
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2017.12.123

Analytical Investigation of the Heat-Transfer Limits of a Novel Solar Loop-Heat Pipe Employing a Mini-Channel Evaporator

Author(s): Thierno Diallo, Min Yu, Jinzhi Zhou, Xudong Zhao, Jie Ji, David Hardy
Published in: Energies, 11/1, 2018, Page(s) 148, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en11010148

Numerical investigation of a solar/waste energy driven sorption/desorption cycle employing a novel adsorbent bed

Author(s): Yin Bi, Wansheng Yang, Xudong Zhao
Published in: Energy, 149, 2018, Page(s) 84-97, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.02.021

Thermal performances of a multi-scale fluidic network

Author(s): Cyril Pistoresi, Yilin Fan, Julien Aubril, Lingai Luo
Published in: Applied Thermal Engineering, 147, 2019, Page(s) 1096-1106, ISSN 1359-4311
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2018.11.015

Identification of Optimal Parameters for a Small-Scale Compressed-Air Energy Storage System Using Real Coded Genetic Algorithm

Author(s): Thomas Guewouo, Lingai Luo, Dominique Tarlet, Mohand Tazerout
Published in: Energies, 12/3, 2019, Page(s) 377, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en12030377

Energy savings of hybrid dew-point evaporative cooler and micro-channel separated heat pipe cooling systems for computer data centers

Author(s): Yuting Liu, Xu Yang, Junming Li, Xudong Zhao
Published in: Energy, 163, 2018, Page(s) 629-640, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.07.172

Two-dimensional numerical study of a heat and mass exchanger for a dew-point evaporative cooler

Author(s): Yuting Liu, Jun Ming Li, Xu Yang, Xudong Zhao
Published in: Energy, 168, 2019, Page(s) 975-988, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.11.135

A statistical model for dew point air cooler based on the multiple polynomial regression approach

Author(s): Yousef Golizadeh Akhlaghi, Xiaoli Ma, Xudong Zhao, Samson Shittu, Junming Li
Published in: Energy, 181, 2019, Page(s) 868-881, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2019.05.213

Statistical investigation of a dehumidification system performance using Gaussian process regression

Author(s): Yousef Golizadeh Akhlaghi, Xudong Zhao, Samson Shittu, Ali Badiei, Marco E.G.V. Cattaneo, Xiaoli Ma
Published in: Energy and Buildings, 202, 2019, Page(s) 109406, ISSN 0378-7788
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.109406

Experimental and numerical investigation of a high-efficiency dew-point evaporative cooler

Author(s): Yuting Liu, Yousef Golizadeh Akhlaghi, Xudong Zhao, Junming Li
Published in: Energy and Buildings, 197, 2019, Page(s) 120-130, ISSN 0378-7788
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.05.038

Theoretical and Experimental Study of Wavy Flow During R134a Condensation Flow in Symmetrically and Asymmetrically Cooled Microchannels

Author(s): Ji Wang, Jun Ming Li
Published in: International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 03019322, 2018, Page(s) Pages 125-136, ISSN 0301-9322
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2018.01.007

Investigation on the Solar Absorption Property of the Nanoporous Alumina Sheet for Solar Application.

Author(s): Song He; Zhang Yanmei; Yang Wansheng; Zhangyuan Wang; Xudong Zhao; Pingnuo Wang
Published in: Materials, 19961944, 2019, Page(s) 2329, ISSN 1996-1944
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/ma12142329

A review on thermal management of lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles

Author(s): Xinghui Zhang; Zhao Li; Lingai Luo; Yilin Fan; Zhengyu Du
Published in: Energy, 03605442, 2022, Page(s) 121652, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2021.121652

Pressure drop of R134a and R1234ze(E) during condensation in horizontal microchannel arrays cooled symmetrically and asymmetrically

Author(s): Ji Wang, Jun Ming Li
Published in: Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 08941777, 2018, Page(s) Pages 266-283, ISSN 0894-1777
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2018.03.016.

Performance investigation of the novel solar-powered dehumidification window for residential buildings

Author(s): Yang, Wansheng, Deng, Hao, Wang, Zhangyuan, Zhao, Xudong, He, Song,
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2017, Page(s) 1369, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en10091369

Energy performance analysis of a novel solar PVT loop heat pipe employing a microchannel heat pipe evaporator and a PCM triple heat exchanger

Author(s): Thierno M.O. Diallo, Min Yu, Jinzhi Zhou, Xudong Zhao, Samson Shittu, Guiqiang Li, Jie Ji, David Hardy
Published in: Energy, 03605442, 2019, Page(s) Pages 866-888, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.10.192.

Frosting Performance of a Nanoporous Hydrophilic Aluminum Surface

Author(s): Yang, Wansheng, Bin Zeng, Yanmei Zhang, Song He, and Xudong Zhao
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2018, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en11123483

Investigation of heat management in high thermal density communication cabinet by a rear door liquid cooling system

Author(s): Yang, Wansheng Yang, Lin Ou, Junjie Lin, Zhongqi Zhao, Xudong
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2019, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en12224385

Design, fabrication and performance evaluation of a compact regenerative evaporative cooler: Towards low energy cooling for buildings

Author(s): Duan, Zhiyin Zhao, Xudong Li, Junming
Published in: Energy, 03605442, 2017, Page(s) 506-519, ISSN 0360-5442
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2017.08.110.

A review on the performance indicators and influencing factors for the thermocline thermal energy storage systems

Author(s): Wanruo Lou; Lingai Luo; Yuchao Hua; Yilin Fan; Zhenyu Du
Published in: Energies, 19961073, 2021, Page(s) 8384, ISSN 1996-1073
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/en14248384

Design and Performance Analysis of a Combined Heat Source for Data Center Waste Heat and Solar Energy Applied to Evaporative Cooling System

Author(s): Li Guozhu, Sun Zixuan, Zhao Xudong
Published in: 2022
Publisher: IOS Press BV

Experimental Study on CPC Regenerative Solar Air Collector's Thermal Properties

Author(s): Li Guozhu, Wang Shuai, Feng Guohui
Published in: 2022
Publisher: IOS Press BV

Investigation of energy saving potential for data centres based on load profile

Author(s): Y. Bi, X. Zhao
Published in: Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Future Energy Systems - e-Energy '17, May 16 - 19, 2017, 2017, Page(s) 271-277, ISBN 9781-450350365
Publisher: ACM Press
DOI: 10.1145/3077839.3084023

Energy saving technology for data center cooling system: A low energy dew point evaporative cooling system

Author(s): Li Guozhu, Wang Qingqin, Li Junming, Zhao Xudong
Published in: Energy saving technology for data center cooling system: A low energy dew point evaporative cooling system, 2021
Publisher: China Architecture Publishing & Media Co.,Ltd

Advanced Energy Efficiency Technologies for Solar Heating, Cooling and Power Generation

Author(s): Xudong Zhao, Xiaoli Ma
Published in: 2019, ISBN 978-3-030-17283-1
Publisher: Springer

A Dew Point Air Cooler Toward Super Performance: From Conception, Simulation, Fabrication to Laboratory Testing and Applied Evaluation.

Author(s): Xu, P., Ma, X., & Zhao, X.
Published in: 2018
Publisher: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing

An Energy Efficient Dew Point Cooling System for Computing & Data Centres

Author(s): Dr. Zishang Zhu PhD MSc BArch Research Associate/Fellow School of Engineering and Computer Science University of Hull Hull, HU6 7RX
Published in: DCA Monthly Journal published within Data Centre Solutions Magazine, DCA Journal, 2017, Page(s) 13, ISSN 2043-4375
Publisher: Data Centre Solutions Europe

Cases of Energy System in a Green Building in UK

Author(s): Xudong Zhao, Xiaoli Ma, Peng Xu, Diallo Thierno, Zishang Zhu, Jinzhi Zhou
Published in: Handbook of Energy Systems in Green Buildings, 2017, Page(s) 1-55, ISBN 978-3-662-49088-4
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-49088-4_15-1

Energy Storage by Sensible Heat for Buildings

Author(s): Yilin Fan, Lingai Luo
Published in: Handbook of Energy Systems in Green Buildings, 21 September 2017, 2017, Page(s) 1-41, ISBN 978-3-662-49088-4
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-49088-4_40-1