Applied Thermal Engineering

(The TQCC of Applied Thermal Engineering is 13. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Nanoparticles enhanced phase change materials (NePCMs)-A recent review234
Review of supercritical CO2229
Cooling capacity of a novel modular liquid-cooled battery thermal management system for cylindrical lithium ion batteries212
Thermoelectric Generators: A comprehensive review of characteristics and applications187
Modification for helical turbulator to augment heat transfer behavior of nanomaterial via numerical approach163
Avoiding thermal runaway propagation of lithium-ion battery modules by using hybrid phase change material and liquid cooling149
A comparative study between air cooling and liquid cooling thermal management systems for a high-energy lithium-ion battery module142
Thermal management of Lithium-ion battery pack through the application of flexible form-stable composite phase change materials142
Design of battery thermal management system based on phase change material and heat pipe129
Thermal performance of cylindrical lithium-ion battery thermal management system integrated with mini-channel liquid cooling and air cooling127
Numerical simulation of efficient solar absorbers and thermal emitters based on multilayer nanodisk arrays120
Tunable smart mid infrared thermal control emitter based on phase change material VO2 thin film120
Nanofluids: Key parameters to enhance thermal conductivity and its applications112
An up-to-date review on the design improvement and optimization of the liquid-cooling battery thermal management system for electric vehicles111
Bioinspired heat exchangers based on triply periodic minimal surfaces for supercritical CO2 cycles111
Metal foam/PCM melting evolution analysis: Orientation and morphology effects109
Enhanced thermal energy storage of a paraffin-based phase change material (PCM) using nano carbons108
Cooling performance optimization of air-cooled battery thermal management system108
Thermo-environmental analysis of a novel cogeneration system based on solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) and compressed air energy storage (CAES) coupled with turbocharger106
Solar-thermal conversion and steam generation: a review103
A new design for hybrid cooling of Li-ion battery pack utilizing PCM and mini channel cold plates102
Durability of phase-change-material module and its relieving effect on battery deterioration during long-term cycles101
Lithium-ion battery thermal management system with Al2O3/AgO/CuO nanofluids and phase change material101
Thermal properties of composite organic phase change materials (PCMs): A critical review on their engineering chemistry100
Numerical investigation of the direct liquid cooling of a fast-charging lithium-ion battery pack in hydrofluoroether98
Thermal performance analysis of phase change materials (PCMs) embedded in gradient porous metal foams97
Optimization design of a parallel air-cooled battery thermal management system with spoilers95
Development of hybrid cooling method with PCM and Al2O3 nanofluid in aluminium minichannels using heat source model of Li-ion batteries95
Experimental investigation of an evacuated tube solar collector incorporating nano-enhanced PCM as a thermal booster95
Melting performance analysis of phase change materials in different finned thermal energy storage95
Thermal performance based optimization of an office wall containing PCM under intermittent cooling operation92
Thermal performance of honeycomb-like battery thermal management system with bionic liquid mini-channel and phase change materials for cylindrical lithium-ion battery92
Nano-enhanced phase change materials (NePCMs): A review of numerical simulations92
A numerical study on the performance of a thermal management system for a battery pack with cylindrical cells based on heat pipes91
A critical review on thermal management technologies for motors in electric cars90
A review of the potential of district heating system in Northern China89
Prediction of tubular solar still performance by machine learning integrated with Bayesian optimization algorithm87
Numerical investigation of thermal runaway behavior of lithium-ion batteries with different battery materials and heating conditions86
Heat pipe air-cooled thermal management system for lithium-ion batteries: High power applications86
Part load operation of natural gas fired power plant with CO2 capture system for selective exhaust gas recirculation85
Effects of magnetic field on thermo-hydraulic behaviors of magnetic nanofluids in CPU cooling system84
Optimization on the melting performance of triplex-layer PCMs in a horizontal finned shell and tube thermal energy storage unit84
A review of regenerative cooling technologies for scramjets83
Performance evaluation of hybrid oscillating heat pipe with carbon nanotube nanofluids for electric vehicle battery cooling83
High performance, microarchitected, compact heat exchanger enabled by 3D printing82
Battery thermal management based on multiscale encapsulated inorganic phase change material of high stability82
Experimental study on thermal runaway and fire behaviors of large format lithium iron phosphate battery81
Evaluating the impact of multi-carrier energy storage systems in optimal operation of integrated electricity, gas and district heating networks80
A state-of-the art review on advancing battery thermal management systems for fast-charging79
Recent developments of thermal energy storage applications in the built environment: A bibliometric analysis and systematic review78
Solar energy utilisation: Current status and roll-out potential78
A comprehensive review on heat pipe based battery thermal management systems78
Experimental investigation of the effect of multi-wall carbon nanotube – Water/glycol based nanofluids on a PVT system integrated with PCM-covered collector78
Cooling of high-power LEDs by liquid sprays: Challenges and prospects77
Parametric and sensitivity analysis of a PCM-integrated wall for optimal thermal load modulation in lightweight buildings77
Effect analysis on performance enhancement of a novel air cooling battery thermal management system with spoilers76
Physical principles and state-of-the-art of modeling of the pulsating heat pipe: A review76
Experimental study on the performance of trays solar still with cracks and reflectors75
A review on synthesis, characterization and application of nanoencapsulated phase change materials for thermal energy storage systems75
Experimental study on heat pipe thermoelectric generator for industrial high temperature waste heat recovery75
Bionic topology optimization of fins for rapid latent heat thermal energy storage75
A novel heat sink for cooling concentrator photovoltaic system using PCM-porous system75
Impact of aluminium oxide nanoparticles as an additive in diesel-methanol blends on a modern DI diesel engine73
Experimental study on the thermal management of batteries based on the coupling of composite phase change materials and liquid cooling72
Thermal management of thermoelectric generators for waste energy recovery72
A novel thermal efficiency analysis on the thermo-hydraulic performance of nanofluids in an improved heat exchange system under adjustable magnetic field72
Optimal operation of regional integrated energy system considering demand response72
Comparison of lumped and 1D electrochemical models for prismatic 20Ah LiFePO4 battery sandwiched between minichannel cold-plates71
Heat transfer and flow characteristics of microchannels with solid and porous ribs71
Numerical study of PCM thermal behavior of a novel PCM-heat pipe combined system for Li-ion battery thermal management71
Solar powered atmospheric water harvesting with enhanced LiCl /MgSO4/ACF composite71
Thermal and hydraulic characteristics of microchannel heat sinks with cavities and fins based on field synergy and thermodynamic analysis71
Numerical simulation of the mixing behaviour of hot and cold fluids in the rectangular T-junction with/without an impeller71
Hybrid or mono nanofluids for convective heat transfer applications. A critical review of experimental research70
Progress in heat transfer research for high-temperature solar thermal applications70
Enhancing PCMs thermal conductivity: A comparison among porous metal foams, nanoparticles and finned surfaces in triplex tube heat exchangers69
A review of designs and performance of façade-based building integrated photovoltaic-thermal (BIPVT) systems69
A new random vector functional link integrated with mayfly optimization algorithm for performance prediction of solar photovoltaic thermal collector combined with electrolytic hydrogen production syst68
Polyimide/phosphorene hybrid aerogel-based composite phase change materials for high-efficient solar energy capture and photothermal conversion68
Coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical modelling for geothermal doublet system with 3D fractal fracture68
Machine learning algorithms for improving the prediction of air injection effect on the thermohydraulic performance of shell and tube heat exchanger67
Multi-objective bat optimization for a biomass gasifier integrated energy system based on 4E analyses67
Experimental investigation on thermal behavior of paraffin in a vertical shell and spiral fin tube latent heat thermal energy storage unit67
A hybrid thermal management system with liquid cooling and composite phase change materials containing various expanded graphite contents for cylindrical lithium-ion batteries67
Application of electrical capacitance tomography in circulating fluidised beds – A review67
Comparison of electro-thermal performance of advanced cooling techniques for electric vehicle motors67
Low-melting-point liquid metal convective heat transfer: A review67
Optimal thermal management of server cooling system based cooling tower under different ambient temperatures66
Comprehensive review on dehumidification strategies for agricultural greenhouse applications66
Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of heat exchangers based on triply periodic minimal and periodic nodal surfaces66
Role of orientation of fins in performance enhancement of a latent thermal energy storage unit66
Honeycomb-inspired design of a thermal management module and its mitigation effect on thermal runaway propagation65
Exergetic investigation and optimization of arc shaped rib roughened solar air heater integrated with fins and baffles65
Investigation on liquid cold plate thermal management system with heat pipes for LiFePO4 battery pack in electric vehicles65
Investigation on charging enhancement of a latent thermal energy storage device with uneven tree-like fins65
Wellbore cooling and heat energy utilization method for deep shale gas horizontal well drilling65
Numerical evaluation on multiphase flow and heat transfer during thermal stimulation enhanced shale gas recovery63
Assessment of TiO2 water-based nanofluids with two distinct morphologies in a U type evacuated tube solar collector63
Research on capacity planning and optimization of regional integrated energy system based on hybrid energy storage system63
Performance assessment of a shell and helically coiled tube heat exchanger with variable orientations utilizing different nanofluids63
Performance analysis of phase change material in battery thermal management with biomimetic honeycomb fin63
Melting and solidification processes of phase change material in evacuated tube solar collector with U-shaped spirally corrugated tube63
Electrification of materials processing via microwave irradiation: A review of mechanism and applications62
Life cycle techno-enviro-economic assessment of dual-temperature evaporation transcritical CO2 high-temperature heat pump systems for industrial waste heat recovery62
Numerical study on airflow temperature field in a high-temperature tunnel with insulation layer62
A lightweight and low-cost liquid-cooled thermal management solution for high energy density prismatic lithium-ion battery packs62
Performance investigation of a rectangular spiral flow PV/T collector with a novel form-stable composite material62
Melting and solidification of phase change materials in metal foam filled thermal energy storage tank: Evaluation on gradient in pore structure62
Carbon Dioxide Capture from Compressed Air Energy Storage System62
A comprehensive review on convective heat transfer of nanofluids in porous media: Energy-related and thermohydraulic characteristics61
Experimental study on the vertical thermal runaway propagation in cylindrical Lithium-ion batteries: Effects of spacing and state of charge61
A coupled optical-thermal-fluid-mechanical analysis of parabolic trough solar receivers using supercritical CO2 as heat transfer fluid61
Improving the cooling performance of cylindrical lithium-ion battery using three passive methods in a battery thermal management system61
Effect of printed circuit heat exchanger’s different designs on the performance of supercritical carbon dioxide Brayton cycle61
Numerical investigation of an innovative discontinuous distribution of fins for solidification rate enhancement in PCM with and without nanoparticles61
Experimental investigation of thermal performance of novel cold plate design used in a Li-ion pouch-type battery61
Enhanced heat transfer in a PCM shell-and-tube thermal energy storage system61
Effect of copper metal foam proportion on heat transfer enhancement in the melting process of phase change materials61
Numerical analysis of temperature uniformity of a liquid cooling battery module composed of heat-conducting blocks with gradient contact surface angles61
Thermal response tests on deep borehole heat exchangers with geothermal gradient60
A review of heat pipe technology for foldable electronic devices60
Enhanced pool boiling of dielectric and highly wetting liquids – A review on surface engineering60
Experimental investigation of heat transfer enhancement of a heat exchanger tube equipped with double-cut twisted tapes60
Distilled water production with combination of solar still and thermosyphon heat pipe heat exchanger coupled with indirect water bath heater – Experimental study and thermoeconomic analysis60
Liquid metal-based thermal interface materials with a high thermal conductivity for electronic cooling and bioheat-transfer applications60
Multi-objective optimization of finned metal foam heat sinks: Tradeoff between heat transfer and pressure drop60
Compression effect of metal foam on melting phase change in a shell-and-tube unit60
Effect analysis on integration efficiency and safety performance of a battery thermal management system based on direct contact liquid cooling59
Experimental and numerical analysis of a grooved hybrid photovoltaic-thermal solar drying system59
Multi-objective optimization and exergo-economic assessment of a solar-biomass multi-generation system based on externally-fired gas turbine, steam and organic Rankine cycle, absorption chiller and mu58
Techno-economic analysis of air source heat pump combined with latent thermal energy storage applied for space heating in China57
Experimental investigation of a vapor chamber featuring wettability-patterned surfaces57
A new cooling strategy for edge computing servers using compact looped heat pipe57
Experimental and numerical assessments of thermal transport in fins and metal foam infused latent heat thermal energy storage systems: A comparative evaluation57
Optimization and dynamic techno-economic analysis of a novel PVT-based smart building energy system57
Prediction and optimization of power output of single screw expander in organic Rankine cycle (ORC) for diesel engine waste heat recovery57
Proposed a new geothermal based poly-generation energy system including Kalina cycle, reverse osmosis desalination, elecrolyzer amplified with thermoelectric: 3E analysis and optimization57
Thermal management of lithium-ion batteries under high ambient temperature and rapid discharging using composite PCM and liquid cooling57
Phase-change materials for thermal management of electronic devices57
Experimental and numerical studies on heat transfer enhancement of microchannel heat exchanger embedded with different shape micropillars57
Multi-objective optimization of a hybrid microchannel heat sink combining manifold concept with secondary channels57
Optimal design parameters and performance optimization of thermodynamically balanced dish/Stirling concentrated solar power system using multi-objective particle swarm optimization56
An intelligent thermal management system for optimized lithium-ion battery pack56
A Review on lithium-ion battery thermal management system techniques: A control-oriented analysis56
Research on battery thermal management system based on liquid cooling plate with honeycomb-like flow channel56
Topology optimization for spider web heat sinks for electronic cooling56
Simulation study of lithium-ion battery thermal management system based on a variable flow velocity method with liquid metal56
A comprehensive review of pulsating flow on heat transfer enhancement55
Synergistic effect of insulation and liquid cooling on mitigating the thermal runaway propagation in lithium-ion battery module55
Heat pipes in battery thermal management systems for electric vehicles: A critical review55
Performance simulation of a heat pipe and refrigerant-based lithium-ion battery thermal management system coupled with electric vehicle air-conditioning54
Numerical and experimental study of heat transfer in a cubic cavity with a PCM in a vertical heated wall54
Selection principle of working fluid for organic Rankine cycle based on environmental benefits and economic performance54
Experimental study on the influence of bionic channel structure and nanofluids on power generation characteristics of waste heat utilisation equipment54
Thermal performance, parametric analysis, and multi-objective optimization of a direct-expansion solar-assisted heat pump water heater using NSGA-II and decision makings54
Parametric study and optimization of microchannel heat sinks with various shapes53
Effect of orientation on thermal performance of a latent heat storage system equipped with annular fins – An experimental and numerical investigation53
Shape optimization of segmental porous baffles for enhanced thermo-hydraulic performance of shell-and-tube heat exchanger53
Deployment and control of adaptive building facades for energy generation, thermal insulation, ventilation and daylighting: A review53
Convective heat transfer characteristics of nanofluids including the magnetic effect on heat transfer enhancement - a review53
3D topology optimization of heat sinks for liquid cooling52
Deep reinforcement learning optimal control strategy for temperature setpoint real-time reset in multi-zone building HVAC system52
Long life elastocaloric regenerator operating under compression52
Energy performance improvement of a new hybrid PV/T Bi-fluid system using active cooling and self-cleaning: Experimental study52
Performance and economic analysis of a heat pump water heater assisted regenerative solar still using latent heat storage52
Energy, exergy and economic analysis of a novel solar driven CCHP system powered by organic Rankine cycle and photovoltaic thermal collector52
Heat transfer in the trailing region of gas turbines – A state-of-the-art review52
A thermal management system control strategy for electric vehicles under low-temperature driving conditions considering battery lifetime52
Model for economic evaluation of closed-loop geothermal systems based on net present value52
Finned heat sinks with phase change materials and metal foams: Pareto optimization to address cost and operation time52
Multi-objective design optimization of battery thermal management system for electric vehicles52
Recent advances on the thermal properties and applications of nanofluids: From nanomedicine to renewable energies51
Energy, exergy, and economic analysis of tubular solar air heater with porous material: An experimental study51
Evaluating the performance of liquid immersing preheating system for Lithium-ion battery pack51
A comparison between flat-plate and evacuated tube solar collectors in terms of energy and exergy analysis by using nanofluid51
3D numerical investigation of turbulent forced convection in a double-pipe heat exchanger with flat inner pipe51
Jet behavior of prismatic lithium-ion batteries during thermal runaway51
Experimental investigations on the thermal superposition effect of multiple hotspots for embedded microfluidic cooling51
A compact and optimized liquid-cooled thermal management system for high power lithium-ion capacitors51
Preliminary design and performance assessment of compressed supercritical carbon dioxide energy storage system51
A review of the use of nanofluids as heat-transfer fluids in parabolic-trough collectors51
Waste heat recovery of a combined solid oxide fuel cell - gas turbine system for multi-generation purposes51
Influence of CO2-snow and subzero MQL on thermal aspects in the machining of Ti-6Al-4V51
Heat generation and thermal runaway mechanisms induced by overcharging of aged lithium-ion battery50
Microwave heating based on two rotary waveguides to improve efficiency and uniformity by gradient descent method50
Multi-generation energy system based on geothermal source to produce power, cooling, heating, and fresh water: Exergoeconomic analysis and optimum selection by LINMAP method50
Proposal and multi-aspect assessment of a novel solar-based trigeneration system; investigation of zeotropic mixture’s utilization50
Topology optimization design of nanofluid-cooled microchannel heat sink with temperature-dependent fluid properties50
Computational fluid-dynamics modelling of supersonic ejectors: Screening of modelling approaches, comprehensive validation and assessment of ejector component efficiencies50
Review article: Microscale evaporative cooling technologies for high heat flux microelectronics devices: Background and recent advances50
Phase change behaviour study of PCM tanks partially filled with graphite foam50
Potential of phase change materials and their effective use in solar thermal applications: A critical review49
Experimental study on the melting behavior of a phase change material in a conical coil latent heat thermal energy storage unit49
Performance characterization of a solar-powered shell and tube heat exchanger utilizing MWCNTs/water-based nanofluids: An experimental, numerical, and artificial intelligence approach49
Facile strategy for constructing highly thermally conductive PVDF-BN/PEG phase change composites based on a salt template toward efficient thermal management of electronics49
sCO2 power plants for waste heat recovery: design optimization and part-load operation strategies49
Experimental investigation of heat transfer enhancement using ionic liquid-Al2O3 hybrid nanofluid in a cylindrical microchannel heat sink49
Performance investigation of a battery thermal management system with microencapsulated phase change material suspension49
Turbulent heat transfer and flow analysis of hybrid Al2O3-CuO/water nanofluid: An experiment and CFD simulation study49
Experimental study on heat transfer performance of vapor chambers with potential applications in thermal management of proton exchange membrane fuel cells49
Wet steam flow and condensation loss in turbine blade cascades48
Adsorption characteristics of methyl-functional ligand MOF-801 and water systems: Adsorption chiller modelling and performances48
Complete greenhouse dynamic simulation tool to assess the crop thermal well-being and energy needs48
Effect of geometric parameter and nanoparticles on PCM melting in a vertical shell-tube system48
Evaluation of accuracy for Bernardi equation in estimating heat generation rate for continuous and pulse-discharge protocols in LFP and NMC based Li-ion batteries48
A novel hybrid battery thermal management system with fins added on and between liquid cooling channels in composite phase change materials47
Thermodynamic, economic, and environmental analysis and multi-objective optimization of a dual loop organic Rankine cycle for CNG engine waste heat recovery47
Numerical investigation of cooling performance of a novel air-cooled thermal management system for cylindrical Li-ion battery module47
Analysis of thermal performance of an improved shell and helically coiled heat exchanger47
Heat transfer performance and flow characteristics of solar air heaters with inclined trapezoidal vortex generators47
Optimization of waste heat recovery in internal combustion engine using a dual-loop organic Rankine cycle: Thermo-economic and environmental footprint analysis47
Techno-economic study of compound parabolic collector in solar water heating system in the northern hemisphere47
Review of surface modification in pool boiling application: Coating manufacturing process and heat transfer enhancement mechanism47
Melting process of the nano-enhanced phase change material (NePCM) in an optimized design of shell and tube thermal energy storage (TES): Taguchi optimization approach47
Effects of EGR rate on the combustion and emission characteristics of diesel-palm oil-ethanol ternary blends used in a CRDI diesel engine with double injection strategy47
Application of artificial neural network to forecast engine performance and emissions of a spark ignition engine47
Multi-objective optimization design of lithium-ion battery liquid cooling plate with double-layered dendritic channels47
Multi-objective optimization design and experimental investigation for a parallel liquid cooling-based Lithium-ion battery module under fast charging47
Experimental study of R744 heat pump system for electric vehicle application47
Numerical modeling on thermal runaway triggered by local overheating for lithium iron phosphate battery47
Flexible Bi2Te3-based thermoelectric generator with an ultra-high power density47
Phase change heat transfer in an L-shape heatsink occupied with paraffin-copper metal foam47
Development, evaluation, and multi-objective optimization of a multi-effect desalination unit integrated with a gas turbine plant46
Melting of multiple PCMs with different arrangements inside a heat exchanger for energy storage46
Numerical analysis on the thermal performance of microchannel heat sinks with Al2O3 nanofluid and various fins46
Effect of twisted fins on the melting performance of PCM in a latent heat thermal energy storage system in vertical and horizontal orientations: Energy and exergy analysis46
Thermal management of 3D chip with non-uniform hotspots by integrated gradient distribution annular-cavity micro-pin fins46
Transient thermal performance using phase change material integrated topology optimized heat sinks46
Novel battery thermal management system for electric vehicles with a loop heat pipe and graphite sheet inserts46
Effect of initial temperature on electrochemical and thermal characteristics of a lithium-ion battery during charging process46
Thermal and hydrodynamic analysis of a compact heat exchanger produced by additive manufacturing46
Experimental analysis of water evaporation losses in cooling towers using filters46
Modeling of a novel nanofluid-based concentrated photovoltaic thermal system coupled with a heat pump cycle (CPVT-HP)46
Thermodynamic and techno-economic performance comparison of two-stage series organic Rankine cycle and organic Rankine flash cycle for geothermal power generation from hot dry rock45
Numerical investigation on turbulent flow and heat transfer characteristics of ferro-nanofluid flowing in dimpled tube under magnetic field effect45
Experimental investigation of heat transfer performance of Al2O3 nanofluids in a compact plate heat exchanger45
Thermodynamic feasibility evaluation of an innovative salinity gradient solar ponds-based ORC using a zeotropic mixture as working fluid and LNG cold energy45
Self-powered solar desalination using solar still enhanced by external solar collector and phase change material45
Comparative energy and exergy analysis of a subcritical cascade refrigeration system using low global warming potential refrigerants45
Coupled prediction model of liquid-cooling based thermal management system for cylindrical lithium-ion module45
Experimental study on the performance of heat pump water heating system coupled with air type PV/T collector45
Exergoeconomic and environmental analyses of a novel trigeneration system based on combined gas turbine-air bottoming cycle with hybridization of solar power tower and natural gas combustion45
Thermodynamics and flow unsteadiness analysis of trans-critical CO2 in a scroll compressor for mobile heat pump air-conditioning system44
Experimental investigation on the heating performance of a CO2 heat pump system with intermediate cooling for electric vehicles44
Heat transfer performance enhancement of liquid cold plate based on mini V-shaped rib for battery thermal management44
Thermal, thermodynamic and exergoeconomic investigation of a parabolic trough collector utilizing nanofluids44
Heat transfer and fluid flow analysis of microchannel heat sinks with periodic vertical porous ribs44
Computational assessment towards understanding the energy conversion and combustion process of lean mixtures in passive pre-chamber ignited engines44
Enhancing cooling performance of NiTi elastocaloric tube refrigerant via internal grooving44
Performance and profit analysis of thermoelectric power generators mounted on channels with different cross-sectional shapes44