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Editorial Board for section 'I: Energy Fundamentals and Conversion'

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Please note that the order in which the Editors appear on this page is alphabetical, and follows the structure of the editorial board presented on the MDPI website under information for editors: editorial board responsibilities.

Members

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Environment and Sustainability Institute, University of Exeter, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 9FE, UK
Interests: renewable energy; concentrating solar photovoltaics; heat transfer, optics and electrical modeling; building integrated photovoltaics; static solar concentrators; integrated renewables (biomass, wind and solar integration); novel materials for solar electricity; solar electricity for sustainable building
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Department of Mechanics, Mathematics and Management, Politecnico di Bari, via Orabona 4, 70126 Bari BA, Italy
Interests: systems for energy generation and heat exchange: with studies on wind turbines, combined cycles employing externally fired gas turbines and Rankine cycles using water and organic fluids; design optimization of combined cycle power plants and thermos-economic analyses by using genetic algorithms; construction of a small-scale combined-cycle prototype for energy generation from solid biomass and biogas; innovative immersed particle heat exchangers for heat recovery; development of an innovative open field wind tunnel for the testing of micro wind turbines; design of a novel heat exchanger employing solid alumina particles as a heat transfer medium, with the aim of realizing externally fired gas turbines
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Department of Energy, Systems, Territory and Construction Engineering, University of Pisa, 56122 Pisa, Italy
Interests: computational simulation; power generation; simulation tools; advanced energy systems; waste heat recovery; seawater desalination; natural gas liquefaction
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Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan City 70101, Taiwan
Interests: fuel cells; molecular dynamics simulation; microactuators and thermo-electric devices; stirling engines; inverse heat transfer theory; optimization algorithm; LCD/OLED manufacturing technology
Faculty of Marine Engineering, Maritime University of Szczecin, ul. Waly Chrobrego 1-2, 70-500 Szczecin, Poland
Interests: diesel engines; operation and maintenance; reliability and safety; energy conversion; failure prevention; directed innovations; marine systems; machinery; propulsion systems; TRIZ; inventics; modelling; fault prediction; condition monitoring
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Department of Geoscience, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
Interests: induced earthquakes; characterizing microseismic activity associated with enhanced hydrocarbon recovery; seismicity and structure of the Earth's lithosphere

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Department of Energy, Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino, Italy
Interests: internal combustion engines; hybrid powertrains; combustion and emission formation modeling and control
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Department of Applied Physics, Chongqing University, Chongqing 400030, China
Interests: nano-micro energy harvesting; self-powered sensing; energy storage
Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Stavanger, N-4036 Stavanger, Norway
Interests: process/chemical engineering; fluid mechanics and transport processes; industrial and environmental flows; multiphase chemical reactors; chemical reactions in turbulent flows; combustion hazards
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
Interests: transportation; peak oil asset planning and risk analysis; travel behaviour adaptive capacity electricity supply sustainability; remote power systems; demand response geothermal transition engineering for emerging sustainability
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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA 23529, USA
Interests: energy renewal through isothermal enviromental heat utilization; type-B energy processes; advanced biochar chemistry; advanced biofuels and bioenergetics research; energy and environmental sustainability
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1. Institute of Sustainable Industries and Liveable Cities, Victoria University, Melbourne, VIC 8001, Australia
2. N. N. Semenov Federal Research Centre for Chemical Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, 119991 Moscow, Russia
Interests: ordinary differential equations; partial differ ential equations; mathematical methods of mechanics and chemical physics; computational fluid dynamics
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Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Salerno, 84084 Salerno, Italy
Interests: internal combustion engines; energy management; emissions reduction; fuel cells; hybrid vehicles; energy systems; optimization
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State Key Laboratory of Engines, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
Interests: fuel cell technology; hydrogen production and storage; hydrogen power system integration; electrochemistry; mass transfer and thermal management
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Engler-Bunte-Institute, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Engler-Bunte-Ring 1, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany
Interests: renewable energy; catalyst; chemical engineering; energy conversion; thermal engineering; adsorption

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Department of Chemical Engineering Materials Environment, Sapienza University of Rome, Via Eudossiana 18, 00184 Rome, Italy
Interests: QRA; CFD modeling of fires and explosions of dust, gas, and hybrid mixtures; the safety of Li-ion batteries; modeling of forest fires; catalytic abatement of carbonaceous particulates from diesel engines; pyrolysis and combustion of coals, biomasses, and their mixtures; coal gasification; food engineering
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Prof. Dr. Fotis Sotiropoulos
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Saint Anthony Falls Laboratory, Department of Civil Engineering, College of Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
Interests: computational fluid dynamics; wind energy; marine and hydrokinetic energy
Laboratory of Thermal and Gas Dynamics, Kutateladze Institute of Thermophysics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Acad. Lavrent’ev Avenue 1, 630090 Novosibirsk, Russia
Interests: heat and mass transfer in power plants; heat transfer enhancement; heat transfer with phase transitions; theory of the boundary layer; separated, vortex, and highly turbulent flows; heat exchange control methods; complex turbulent and two-phase flows; near-wall and impact jets; problems of building thermophysics and energy and resource conservation; experimental methods of aerodynamic and thermophysical studies
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Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC), King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, 23955-6900, Saudi Arabia
Interests: spark-ignition combustion engines; alternative fuels; hybridization of engines and vehicles; alternative and novel engine concepts; synthetic carbon-neutral fuels; renewable energy into the transportation sector; alcohols
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School of Energy Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, 92, West Dazhi Street, Harbin 150001, China
Interests: high-temperature coupled heat transfer; thermal protection and thermal control; energy conversion and utilization; high-temperature thermophysical property measurement; infrared detection and stray light suppression

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Energy and Electricity Research Center, International Energy College, Zhuhai Campus, Jinan University, Zhuhai 519070, China
Interests: research on various systems of fuel vehicles (combustion, combustion under special conditions, post-treatment and purification of pollutants such as CO and CH, PM, NOx, etc.); research on electric vehicle systems (power batteries, fuel cells, fast charging technology, cold start technology, etc.); research on microfluidic systems (micro combustion systems, micro-channel heat pipe flow and heat transfer technology, etc.)
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