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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology D-index 30 Citations 4,951 77 World Ranking 6276 National Ranking 258

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Optics
  • Mechanics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Mechanics, Natural convection, Optics, Heat transfer and Radiation. His Mechanics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Airflow and Square. His Natural convection research incorporates elements of Thermal conduction, Transmittance and Convective heat transfer.

His Optics study incorporates themes from Solar tracker and Sky. His work deals with themes such as Heat exchanger, Ventilation, Wind speed and Laminar flow, which intersect with Heat transfer. His Radiation research incorporates themes from Computational physics and Correlation equation.

His most cited work include:

  • Correlation equation for hourly diffuse radiation on a horizontal surface (482 citations)
  • Free convective heat transfer across inclined air layers (412 citations)
  • A General Method of Obtaining Approximate Solutions to Laminar and Turbulent Free Convection Problems (243 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

K.G.T. Hollands spends much of his time researching Mechanics, Natural convection, Heat transfer, Thermodynamics and Optics. The Mechanics study combines topics in areas such as Thermal conduction, Meteorology and Rayleigh scattering. His Natural convection research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Convective heat transfer and Forced convection.

K.G.T. Hollands has researched Heat transfer in several fields, including Fin, Radiative transfer, Laminar flow and Aspect ratio. His research in Thermodynamics focuses on subjects like Honeycomb structure, which are connected to Thermal conductivity. His study focuses on the intersection of Optics and fields such as Computational physics with connections in the field of Diffuse radiation, Albedo and Atmosphere.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Mechanics (43.43%)
  • Natural convection (35.35%)
  • Heat transfer (33.33%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 1995-2013)?

  • Thermodynamics (30.30%)
  • Natural convection (35.35%)
  • Mechanics (43.43%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Thermodynamics, Natural convection, Mechanics, Optics and Heat transfer. His work on Computational fluid dynamics as part of general Thermodynamics research is frequently linked to Benchmark, thereby connecting diverse disciplines of science. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Rayleigh scattering, Interferometry, Secondary flow, Instrumentation and Flow visualization.

His Mechanics study frequently links to related topics such as Piping. He has included themes like Sample and Cavity flow in his Optics study. His research integrates issues of Thermal bridge, Air cavity, Electrical conduit, Large aspect ratio and Storage tank in his study of Heat transfer.

Between 1995 and 2013, his most popular works were:

  • Experimental Nusselt numbers for a cubical-cavity benchmark problem in natural convection (98 citations)
  • Heat-exchange relations for unglazed transpired solar collectors with circular holes on a square or triangular pitch (96 citations)
  • Flow distribution in unglazed transpired plate solar air heaters of large area (68 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Optics
  • Mechanical engineering

K.G.T. Hollands mainly focuses on Thermodynamics, Computational fluid dynamics, Benchmark, Linear variation and Natural convection. His study looks at the relationship between Thermodynamics and fields such as Mechanical engineering, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. His Computational fluid dynamics research includes themes of Fluid dynamics, Flow, Fluid mechanics and Plenum space.

His Benchmark study spans across into areas like Isothermal process, Rayleigh scattering, Rayleigh number, Contrast and Mathematical analysis. The study of Isothermal process is intertwined with the study of Mechanics in a number of ways. His work in Mechanics covers topics such as Square which are related to areas like Heat transfer.

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Best Publications

Correlation equation for hourly diffuse radiation on a horizontal surface

J.F. Orgill;K.G.T. Hollands.
Solar Energy (1977)

776 Citations

Free convective heat transfer across inclined air layers

K. G. T. Hollands;T. E. Unny;G. D. Raithby;L. Konicek.
Journal of Heat Transfer-transactions of The Asme (1976)

653 Citations

Heat Transfer by Natural Convection Across Vertical and Inclined Air Layers

S. M. ElSherbiny;G. D. Raithby;K. G. T. Hollands.
Journal of Heat Transfer-transactions of The Asme (1982)

419 Citations

A General Method of Obtaining Approximate Solutions to Laminar and Turbulent Free Convection Problems

G.D. Raithby;K.G.T. Hollands.
Advances in heat transfer (1975)

402 Citations

A method to generate synthetic hourly solar radiation globally

V.A. Graham;K.G.T. Hollands.
Solar Energy (1990)

360 Citations

A probability density function for the clearness index, with applications

K.G.T. Hollands;R.G. Huget.
Solar Energy (1983)

268 Citations

A review of low-flow, stratified-tank solar water heating systems

K.G.T. Hollands;M.F. Lightstone.
Solar Energy (1989)

265 Citations

Correlation equations for free convection heat transfer in horizontal layers of air and water

K.G.T. Hollands;G.D. Raithby;L. Konicek.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (1975)

257 Citations

Experimental Nusselt numbers for a cubical-cavity benchmark problem in natural convection

W.H Leong;K.G.T Hollands;A.p Brunger.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (1999)

197 Citations

A time series model for Kt with application to global synthetic weather generation

V.A. Graham;K.G.T. Hollands;T.E. Unny.
Solar Energy (1988)

188 Citations

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