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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology D-index 38 Citations 4,945 159 World Ranking 2888 National Ranking 40

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Mechanical engineering

Kyaw Thu mainly focuses on Desalination, Adsorption, Environmental engineering, Heat recovery ventilation and Waste management. His Desalination research integrates issues from Saturation, Waste heat recovery unit and Process engineering. His research integrates issues of Coefficient of performance, Thermal energy, Chemical engineering and Silica gel in his study of Adsorption.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Distillation and Fouling in addition to Environmental engineering. His Heat recovery ventilation research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Waste heat, Evaporator, Water cooling and Condenser. His study focuses on the intersection of Waste management and fields such as Power station with connections in the field of Volume.

His most cited work include:

  • Adsorption desalination: An emerging low-cost thermal desalination method (157 citations)
  • Performance investigation of a solar-assisted direct contact membrane distillation system (111 citations)
  • Study on a waste heat-driven adsorption cooling cum desalination cycle (105 citations)

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

Adsorption, Desalination, Chemical engineering, Waste management and Activated carbon are his primary areas of study. Kyaw Thu combines subjects such as Coefficient of performance, Volume, Silica gel and Water cooling with his study of Adsorption. His studies deal with areas such as Environmental engineering, Waste heat, Evaporator, Chilled water and Condenser as well as Desalination.

As a member of one scientific family, he mostly works in the field of Chemical engineering, focusing on Composite number and, on occasion, Polyvinyl alcohol. His study in Waste management is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Geothermal desalination and Desiccant. His work carried out in the field of Activated carbon brings together such families of science as Ethanol, Carbon dioxide and Potassium hydroxide.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Adsorption (84.02%)
  • Desalination (37.11%)
  • Chemical engineering (47.42%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Adsorption (84.02%)
  • Activated carbon (31.96%)
  • Refrigerant (20.10%)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Adsorption, Activated carbon, Refrigerant, Heat pump and Chemical engineering. Specifically, his work in Adsorption is concerned with the study of Desorption. His Refrigerant study combines topics in areas such as Flammability, Pressing, Process engineering and Coolant.

The Heat pump study combines topics in areas such as Composite number, Polyvinyl alcohol and Environmental engineering. His Chemical engineering study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Porosity, Thermal conductivity, Heat capacity and Mass fraction. His Water vapor course of study focuses on Desiccant and Waste management.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A benchmark for CO2 uptake onto newly synthesized biomass-derived activated carbons (17 citations)
  • A benchmark for CO2 uptake onto newly synthesized biomass-derived activated carbons (17 citations)
  • Experimental investigation of the specific heat capacity of parent materials and composite adsorbents for adsorption heat pumps (9 citations)

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

  • Organic chemistry
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Mechanical engineering

His main research concerns Chemical engineering, Adsorption, Activated carbon, Biomass and Gas compressor. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Heat pump, Composite number, Thermal conductivity and Mass fraction. The various areas that Kyaw Thu examines in his Adsorption study include Polyvinyl alcohol and Heat capacity.

The Activated carbon study combines topics in areas such as Magazine, Work, Thermal energy storage, Water vapor and Carbon. His study of Biomass brings together topics like Porosity, Potassium hydroxide, Desorption and Science, technology and society. His Gas compressor study combines topics in areas such as Nuclear engineering, Waste heat, Evaporative cooler, Recuperator and Air cooling.

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Best Publications

Adsorption desalination: An emerging low-cost thermal desalination method

Kim Choon Ng;Kyaw Thu;Youngdeuk Kim;Anutosh Chakraborty.
Desalination (2013)

196 Citations

Performance investigation of a solar-assisted direct contact membrane distillation system

Young Deuk Kim;Kyaw Thu;Noreddine Ghaffour;Kim Choon Ng;Kim Choon Ng.
Journal of Membrane Science (2013)

151 Citations

Operational strategy of adsorption desalination systems

Kyaw Thu;Kim Choon Ng;Bidyut B. Saha;Anutosh Chakraborty.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2009)

144 Citations

Study on a waste heat-driven adsorption cooling cum desalination cycle

Kim Choon Ng;Kyaw Thu;Bidyut Baran Saha;Anutosh Chakraborty.
International Journal of Refrigeration-revue Internationale Du Froid (2012)

135 Citations

Multi effect desalination and adsorption desalination (MEDAD): A hybrid desalination method

Muhammad Wakil Shahzad;Kim Choon Ng;Kim Choon Ng;Kyaw Thu;Kyaw Thu;Bidyut Baran Saha.
Applied Thermal Engineering (2014)

126 Citations

Recent developments in thermally-driven seawater desalination: Energy efficiency improvement by hybridization of the MED and AD cycles

Kim Choon Ng;Kim Choon Ng;Kyaw Thu;Seung Jin Oh;Li Ang.
Desalination (2015)

116 Citations

Experimental investigation on the optimal performance of Zeolite–water adsorption chiller

Aung Myat;Ng Kim Choon;Kyaw Thu;Young Deuk Kim.
Applied Energy (2013)

104 Citations

Study on an advanced adsorption desalination cycle with evaporator–condenser heat recovery circuit

Kyaw Thu;Bidyut Baran Saha;Anutosh Chakraborty;Won Gee Chun.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2011)

103 Citations

An experimental investigation on MEDAD hybrid desalination cycle

Muhammad Wakil Shahzad;Kyaw Thu;Yong deuk Kim;Kim Choon Ng.
Applied Energy (2015)

93 Citations

Theoretical framework to evaluate minimum desorption temperature for IUPAC classified adsorption isotherms

Mahbubul Muttakin;Mahbubul Muttakin;Sourav Mitra;Sourav Mitra;Kyaw Thu;Kyaw Thu;Kazuhide Ito.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2018)

93 Citations

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