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Journal Publications

Dr Chen Li's Google Scholar

2017:

 

1- B.L. Peng, Z.Lan, W. Xu, R.F. Wen, X.H. Ma, J.X. Ma, and Chen Li, “A numerical study of droplet motion/departure on condensation of mixture vapor using lattice Boltzmann method,” Int. J. of Heat and Fluid Flow, 68(2017)53-61.

  

2- R.H. Wen, Q. Li, W. Wang, B. Latour, C.H. Li, Chen Li, Y. C. Lee, and R. Yang, “Enhanced Bubble Nucleation and Liquid Rewetting for Highly Efficient Boiling Heat Transfer on Two-Level Hierarchical Surfaces with Patterned Copper Nanowire Arrays” Nano Energy, 38 (2017) 59-65.

  

3- M. Alwazzan, K. Egab, B.L. Peng, J. Khan, and Chen Li, “Condensation on hybrid/patterned copper tubes (I): characterization of condensation heat transfer,” Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 112 (2017) 991-1004.

  

4- M. Alwazzan, K. Egab, B.L. Peng, J. Khan, and Chen li, “Condensation on hybrid/patterned copper tubes (II): visualization study of droplet dynamics,” Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 112 (2017) 950-958.

  

5- W.M. Li, F.H. Yang, T. Alam, X.P. Qu,, Wei Chang, and Chen Li, “Enhanced Flow Boiling in Microchannels using Auxiliary Channels and Multiple Micronozzles (I): Characterizations of Flow Boiling Heat Transfer,” Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 116 (2018) 208-217.

  

6- W.M. Li, F.H. Yang, T. Alam, X.P. Qu,, Wei Chang, and Chen Li, “Enhanced Flow Boiling in Microchannels using Auxiliary Channels and Multiple Micronozzles (II): Enhanced CHF and Reduced Pressure Drop,” Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 115 (2017) 264-272.

  

7- P.T. Wang, R. Dawas, M. Alwazzan, W. Chang, J. Khan, and Chen Li, “Sweating-boosted air cooling on nanoscale CuO wick structures,” Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 111(2017)817-826.

  

8- W.M. Li, X.P. Qu, T. Alam, Wei Chang, and Chen Li, “Enhanced Flow Boiling in Microchannels through Integrating Multiple Micro-nozzles and Reentry Microcavities,” Applied Physics Letters. 110 (2017), 014104

  

9- W. Li, J. Ma, T. Alam, F. Yang, J. Khan, and Chen Li, “Flow Boiling of HFE-7100 in Silicon Microchannels Integrated with Multiple Micro-nozzles and Reentry Micro-cavities,” Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, submitted.

 

 

2016:


 

1 T. Alam, W.M. Li, F.H. Yang, W. Chang, J. Li, Z. Wang, J. Khan and Chen Li, “Force Analysis and Bubble Dynamics during Flow Boiling in Silicon Nanowire Microchannels,”  Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 101 (2016) 915-926.

  

2- T. Alam, A.S. Khan, W.M. Li, F.H. Yang, Y. Tong, J. Khan and Chen Li, “Transient Force Analysis and Bubble Dynamics during Flow Boiling in Silicon Nanowire Microchannels,”  Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 101 (2016) 937-947.

  

3- F.H. Yang, WM. Li, X.M. Dai, and Chen Li, “Flow Boiling Heat Transfer of HFE 7000 in Nanowire-coated Microchannels,” Applied Thermal Engineering, 93 (2016) 260-268.

  

 

 

2015:

 

1- W.M. Li, F.H Yang, T. Alam, J. Khan, Chen Li, "Experimental and theoretical studies of critical heat flux of flow boiling in microchannels with microbubble-excited high-frequency two-phase oscillations", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer Vol. 88, pp. 368–378. 2015.

  

 

2014:

 

1- F.H. Yang, M. Alwazzan, W. Li, Chen Li, "Single-and Two-Phase Thermal Transport in Microchannels With Embedded Staggered Herringbone Mixers", Journal of Microelectromechanical System, Vol. 23, pp. 1346-1358, 2014.

  

2- M. Famouri, G. Carbajal, and Chen Li, “Transient Analysis of Heat Transfer and Fluid Flows in a Polymer-based Micro Flat Heat Pipe with Hybrid Wicks,”  International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 70, pp. 545-555, 2014.

  

3- F.H. Yang, X.M. Dai, Y. Peles, P. Cheng, J. Khan, and Chen Li, “Flow Boiling Phenomena in a Single Annular Flow Regime in Microchannels (I): Characterization of Flow Boiling”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 68(0), pp. 703-715, 2014.

  

4- F.H. Yang, X.M. Dai, Y. Peles, P. Cheng, J.A. Khan, and Chen Li, “Flow Boiling Phenomena in a Single Annular Flow Regime in Microchannels (II): Reduced Pressure Drop and Enhanced Critical Heat Flux”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 68(0) pp. 716-724, 2014.

  

5- J.L. Plawsky, A.G. Fedorov, S.V. Garimella, H.B. Ma, S.C Maroo, Chen Li, and Y. Nam, “Nano- and Micro-structures for Thin Film Evaporation – A Review,” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 18, pp. 251–269, 2014.

  

6- X.M. Dai, F.H. Yang, R.G. Yang, X.Y. Huang, W. Rigdon, X.D. Li and Chen Li, “Biphilic nanoporous surfaces enable exceptional drag reduction and capillary evaporation enhancement,”Applied Physics Letters, 105, 191611, 2014.

  

 

2013:

 

1- X.M. Dai, M. Famouri, A. Abdulagatov, R.G. Yang, Y.C. Lee, S.M. George, and Chen Li, “Capillary evaporation on micromembrane-enhanced microchannel wicks with atomic layer deposited silica,”Applied Physics Letters, 103, 151602, 2013.   

  

2- Fanghao Yang, Xianming Dai, Chih-Jung Kuo, Yoav Peles, Jamil A. Khan, and Chen Li, “Enhanced Flow Boiling in Microchannels by Self-sustained High Frequency Two-phase Oscillations,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 58, pp. 402-412, 2013.

  

3- S. Achaya, J. Alvarado, D. Bannerjee, W. E. Billups, G. Chen, B.A. Cola, W. Cross, E. Duke, S. Graham Jr., H. He, H. Hong, S. Jin, S. Karna, C. H. Li, Chen Li, J. Li, G.P. Peterson, J. A. Puszynski, J. Routbort, J. Shan, D. Shin, A. Smirnova, P. Smith, X. Wang, A. Waynick, R. White, X. Yan, W. Yu, “Report on Carbon Nano Material Workshop: Challengers and Opportunities,” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 17(1), pp. 10-24, 2013.

  

4- Xianming Dai, Fanghao Yang, Ruixian Fang, Tsegaye Yemame, Jamil A. Khan, and Chen Li, “Enhanced Single and Two-phase Transport Phenomena using Flow Separation in the Microgap with Copper Woven Mesh Coatings,” Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 54, pp. 281-288, 2013.

  

5- Fanghao Yang, Xianming Dai, Yoav Peles, Ping Cheng, and Chen Li, “Can multiple flow boiling regimes be reduced into a single one in microchannels?” Applied Physics Letters, 103, 043122, 2013.

  

6- Xianming Dai, Xinyu Huang, Fanghao Yang, Xiaodong Li, Joshua Sightler, Yingchao Yang and Chen Li, “Enhanced nucleate boiling on horizontal hydrophobic-hydrophilic carbon nanotube coatings,”Applied Physics Letters, 102, 161605, 2013.

  

7- Xianming Dai, Fanghao Yang, Yung-Cheng Lee, Ronggui Yang, and Chen Li, “Micromembrane Enhanced Capillary Evaporation,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 64, pp. 1101-110,  2013.

  

 

2012:

 

1- Fanghao Yang, Xianmign Dai and Chen Li, “High Frequency Microbubble-switched Oscillations Modulated by Microfluidic Transistors,”Applied Physics Letters, 101, 073509, 2012.

  

2- AKM M. Morshed, Fanghao Yang, Yakut Ali, Jamil A. Khan, and Chen Li, “Enhanced flow boiling of water in copper nanowires coated microchannels,” Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 32, pp. 68-75, 2012.

  

 

2011:

 

1- Muhammad Yakut Ali, Fanghao Yang, Chen Li, and Jamil Khan, “Thermohydraulic characteristics of a single-phase microchannel heat sink coated with copper nanowires,” Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer, 2, 033003, 2011.

  

2- Haiping Hong, Mark Horton, Chen Li, G.P. Peterson, “Alignment of carbon nanotubes comprising magnetically sensitive metal oxides in heat transfer nanofluids,” Thermochimica Acta, Vol. 525 (1-2), pp. 87-92, 2011.

  

3- C. Oshman, B. Shi, Chen Li, R. G. Yang, Y. C. Lee, G. P. Peterson and V.M. Bright, “The development of polymer-based flat heat pipes (PFHP)”,  Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Vol. 20 (2), pp. 410-417, 2011.

  

 

2010:

 

1- Mark Horton, Haiping Hong, Chen Li, Bo Shi, G. P. Peterson and Sungho Jin, “Magnetic alignment of Ni-coated single wall carbon nanotubes in heat transfer nanofluids”, Journal of Applied Physics, 107, 104320, 2010.

  

2- G. P. Peterson, Chen Li, Moran Wang and Gang Chen, “Micro/Nanotransport Phenomena in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency”, Editorial of Special Issue on Micro/nano Transport Phenomena in Renewable Energy and Energy EfficiencyAdvances in Mechanical Engineering, Volume 2010, Article ID 170590.

  

3- Chen Li, and G. P. Peterson, “Geometric Effects on Critical Heat Flux on Horizontal Micro Porous coatings”, AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat transfer, Vol. 24 (3), pp. 449-455. 2010.

  

 

2009-2005:

 

1- Chen Li, Z. Wang, P.-I. Wang, Y. Peles, G. P. Peterson and N. Koratkar, “Nanostructured Copper Interfaces for Enhanced Boiling,” SMALL, Vol. 4 (8), pp. 1084-1088, 2008.     

  

2- Chen Li and G. P. Peterson, “Parametric study of pool boiling on horizontal highly conductive microporous coated surfaces” ASME Journal of Heat Transfer. Vol. 129, pp. 1465-1475, 2007.

  

3- Chen Li, G. P. Peterson, and Y. Wang, “Evaporation/boiling on Thin Capillary Wick (I): Thickness Effects,” ASME Journal of Heat Transfer. Vol. 128, pp. 1312-1319, 2006.

  

4- Chen Li and G. P. Peterson, “Evaporation/boiling on Thin Capillary Wick (II): Effects of Volumetric Porosity and Mesh Size,” ASME Journal of Heat Transfer. Vol. 128, pp. 1320-1328. 2006.

  

5- Chen Li and G. P. Peterson, “The Effective Thermal Conductivity of Sintered Wire Screen,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 49, pp. 4095-4105, 2006.

  

6-Chen Li and R. A. Wirtz, “Development of a High Performance Heat Sink Based on Screen-Fin Technology,” IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, Vol. 28 (1), pp. 80-87, 2005.