D-Index & Metrics Best Publications
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
China
2022

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering D-index 76 Citations 18,014 437 World Ranking 51 National Ranking 2

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in China Leader Award

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics
  • Heat transfer

His scientific interests lie mostly in Mechanics, Heat transfer, Thermodynamics, Lattice Boltzmann methods and Pressure drop. His research in Reynolds number, Heat transfer coefficient, Fluid dynamics, Vortex generator and Micro heat exchanger are components of Mechanics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Fin, Laminar flow and Nusselt number in addition to Heat transfer.

His study looks at the relationship between Thermodynamics and fields such as Flow, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. His Lattice Boltzmann methods study combines topics in areas such as Knudsen number, Boltzmann equation, Dissolution, Thermal diffusivity and Porous medium. His Thermal conduction research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Thermal conductivity and Computer simulation.

His most cited work include:

  • A critical review of the pseudopotential multiphase lattice Boltzmann model: Methods and applications (356 citations)
  • Fatty acids as phase change materials: A review (354 citations)
  • The field synergy (coordination) principle and its applications in enhancing single phase convective heat transfer (311 citations)

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

Wen-Quan Tao mainly focuses on Mechanics, Heat transfer, Thermodynamics, Lattice Boltzmann methods and Heat transfer coefficient. His study ties his expertise on Heat exchanger together with the subject of Mechanics. The various areas that Wen-Quan Tao examines in his Heat transfer study include Fin, Pressure drop and Fluid dynamics.

His work in Convective heat transfer, Mass transfer, Thermal conduction, Condensation and Thermal conductivity is related to Thermodynamics. His Lattice Boltzmann methods research focuses on subjects like Porosity, which are linked to Chemical engineering. His Heat transfer coefficient study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Shell and tube heat exchanger, Refrigerant and Forced convection.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Mechanics (41.54%)
  • Heat transfer (35.61%)
  • Thermodynamics (28.19%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Heat transfer (35.61%)
  • Mechanics (41.54%)
  • Composite material (13.65%)

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

Wen-Quan Tao mainly investigates Heat transfer, Mechanics, Composite material, Chemical engineering and Lattice Boltzmann methods. His Heat transfer research is within the category of Thermodynamics. Mechanics connects with themes related to Heat sink in his study.

His work carried out in the field of Composite material brings together such families of science as Thermal and Thermal contact conductance. His research on Chemical engineering also deals with topics like

  • Catalysis that connect with fields like Dissolution,
  • Porosity which connect with Thermal diffusivity. The Lattice Boltzmann methods study combines topics in areas such as Fluid dynamics, Adsorption and Porous medium.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Lattice Boltzmann methods for single-phase and solid-liquid phase-change heat transfer in porous media: A review (63 citations)
  • Modeling of multi-scale transport phenomena in shale gas production — A critical review (34 citations)
  • Experimental and numerical study and comparison of performance for wavy fin and a plain fin with radiantly arranged winglets around each tube in fin-and-tube heat exchangers (32 citations)

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

  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics
  • Mechanical engineering

Heat transfer, Mechanics, Composite material, Lattice Boltzmann methods and Porosity are his primary areas of study. His Heat transfer research integrates issues from Fin, Wetting, Heat exchanger and Reynolds number. His research on Mechanics frequently connects to adjacent areas such as Thermodynamics.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Saturation and State. His research integrates issues of Thermal and Thermal contact conductance in his study of Composite material. His Lattice Boltzmann methods research incorporates themes from Latent heat, Statistical physics, Dropwise condensation, Porous medium and Fluid dynamics.

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Best Publications

A critical review of the pseudopotential multiphase lattice Boltzmann model: Methods and applications

Li Chen;Li Chen;Qinjun Kang;Yutong Mu;Ya-Ling He.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2014)

482 Citations

Fatty acids as phase change materials: A review

Yanping Yuan;Nan Zhang;Wenquan Tao;Xiaoling Cao.
Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews (2014)

441 Citations

The field synergy (coordination) principle and its applications in enhancing single phase convective heat transfer

Z.Y. Guo;W.Q. Tao;R.K. Shah.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2005)

428 Citations

Field synergy principle for enhancing convective heat transfer--its extension and numerical verifications

Wen-Quan Tao;Zeng-Yuan Guo;Bu-Xuan Wang.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2002)

370 Citations

A unified analysis on enhancing single phase convective heat transfer with field synergy principle

W.Q. Tao;Y.L. He;Q.W. Wang;Z.G. Qu.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2002)

300 Citations

Effectiveness–thermal resistance method for heat exchanger design and analysis

Z.Y. Guo;X.B. Liu;W.Q. Tao;R.K. Shah.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2010)

275 Citations

Experimental and numerical studies on melting phase change heat transfer in open-cell metallic foams filled with paraffin

W.Q. Li;Z.G. Qu;Y.L. He;W.Q. Tao.
Applied Thermal Engineering (2012)

259 Citations

Numerical study of laminar heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics in a water-cooled minichannel heat sink

X.L. Xie;Z.J. Liu;Y.L. He;W.Q. Tao.
Applied Thermal Engineering (2009)

248 Citations

Nanoscale simulation of shale transport properties using the lattice Boltzmann method: permeability and diffusivity

Li Chen;Lei Zhang;Qinjun Kang;Hari S. Viswanathan.
Scientific Reports (2015)

246 Citations

A coupled volume-of-fluid and level set (VOSET) method for computing incompressible two-phase flows

D.L. Sun;W.Q. Tao.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2010)

225 Citations

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