New Energy Exploitation and Application


Prof. Dr. Adnan SÖZEN

Department of Energy Systems Engineering, Faculty of Technology, Gazi University, Ankara 06560, Turkey

Interests: fluid mechanics; computational fluid dynamics; numerical simulation; computational fluid mechanics; engineering thermodynamics; numerical modeling; modeling and simulation; thermal engineering; heat exchangers

Editorial Board Members

Prof. Dr. Jeongmin Ahn

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA

Interests: advanced energy conversion; fuel cells; batteries; electrochemistry; combustion; thermal management; powerMEMS


Prof. Dr. Juan-José González de la Rosa

Department of Automation Engineering, Electronics, Architecture and Computer Networks, University of Cádiz, Cádiz, Spain

Interests: power quality; big data; smart instruments; computational intelligence for measurement systems; electronic instrumentation; higher-order statistics; non-destructive testing; statistical signal processing


Dr. Vladimir Gurau

Department of Manufacturing Engineering, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA 30458, USA

Interests: fuel cells; flow batteries; green and alternative energy; flexible manufacturing systems; robotics; automated assembly processes; collaborative robots; high-volume manufacturing processes for fuel cells and flow battery components; computational fluid dynamics; materials characterization; electrochemical micro/nanomachining


Dr. Orlando Ayala

Engineering Technology Department, Batten College of Engineering and Technology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA 23529, USA

Interests: multiphase and turbulent flows; transport of particles in fluids; numerical modeling & parallel computing; fluid diffusion; solidification of crystals; clean & renewable energy


Prof. Dr. Young Hoon Jung

School of Food Science and Biotechnology, Kyungpook National University, Daegu 41566, Korea

Interests: probiotics; food microbiology; bioprocess engineering; fermentation technology


Prof. Dr. Antonio Lecuona Neumann

Department of Thermal and Fluid Engineering, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, ES-28911 Leganés, Spain

Interests: solar cooking; solar drying; solar thermal energy; internal combustion engines cycles; hydrogen combustion; phase change materials


Dr. Annunziata D'Orazio

Department of Astronautical, Electrical and Energy Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, Via Eudossiana 18, 00184 Rome, Italy

Interests: lattice Boltzmann modeling; heat transfer; thermodynamics; indoor air quality; airborne contamination; HVAC systems; radiation; UV; health; healthcare technological systems; hospital environment; heat pumps; energy savings


Dr. Emiliano Mucchi

Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara, Via Saragat 1, 44122 Ferrara, Italy

Interests: gear pump; vane pumps; machine


Dr. Jean Castaing-Lasvignottes

Laboratory of Physics and Mathematical Engineering for Energy and the Environment (PIMENT), University of La Réunion, 97744 Saint Denis, France

Interests: thermodynamics; energy systems; energy efficiency optimization; energy storage; transient modelling and simulation; transfers; conversion

Dr. Anna Pinnarelli

Department of Mechanical, Energy and Management Engineering (DIMEG), University of Calabria, 87036 Rende, Italy

Interests: FACTS technology; harmonic analysis; electrical system automation and decentralized control; electrical power systems control and management with particular attention on the consequence of market scenario; smart grid; microgrid; nanogrid technologies and demand response modelling and analysis; market model and aggregator framework for energy district and energy communities

Dr. José Matas Alcala

Electric Engineering Department, Polytechnic University of Catalonia (EEBE-UPC), 08019 Barcelona, Spain

Interests: power electronics; power quality; grid monitoring; renewable energy systems; nonlinear control of power electronics and microgrids

Prof. Dr. Lefteris Tsoulfidis

Department of Economics, University of Macedonia, 54636 Thessaloniki, Greece

Interests: energy economics; input-output economics; history of economic thought; macroeconomics; economic history; economics of growth and development

Prof. Dr. Dong-Sheng Zhu

GuangZhou Institute of Energy Conversion, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, China

Interests: nano energy; heat exchange equipment; nanometer multiphase flow fluid; solar energy; heat pump; energy storage; gas purification

Prof. Dr. Philippe Poure

Institut Jean Lamour (UMR7198), Université de Lorraine, Campus Artem - BP 50840, F-54511 Nancy, France

Interests: energy harvesting systems; solar photovoltaics; wind energy; fault diagnosis; fault tolerant operation; energy systems; electronic interfaces for efficient energy harvesting systems

Prof. Dr. Mihaela Popescu

Department of Electromechanics Environment and Applied Informatics, Faculty of Eletrical Engineering, University of Craiova, 200585 Craiova, Romania

Interests: energy efficiency; power quality; active power filters; power conditioners; static converters; electrical drives; power systems; power electronics

Dr. Yilin Fan

Université de Nantes, CNRS, Laboratoire de Thermique et Énergie de Nantes, LTeN, UMR6607, F-44000 Nantes, France

Interests: process intensification; energy conversion; heat and mass transfer; heat exchanger

Prof. Dr. Ahmed Abu-Siada

Discipline of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Curtin University, Perth, WA 6102, Australia

Interests: condition monitoring; fault diagnosis; asset management; power electronics; power system stability quality and control; renewable energy; smart grids

Prof. Dr. Chun Zhu

School of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Hohai University, Nanjing 210098, China

Interests: rock mechanics; geological hazard monitoring; surrounding rock support; slope stability; geotechnics; mining

Prof. Dr. Lin Wang

Department of Management Science, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Hubei 430074, China

Interests: energy modelling and prediction; energy planning; logistics & supply chain management; smart logistics; data analysis and management decision; artificial intelligence and applications


Prof. Dr. Pascal Biwole

1 Institut Pascal, Université Clermont Auvergne, CNRS, INP Clermont Auvergne, 63000 Clermont-Ferrand, France;

2 MINES Paris, PSL Research University, PERSEE-Center for Processes, Renewable Energies and Energy Systems, 06904 Sophia Antipolis, France

Interests: buildings; energy efficiency; superinsulation; silica aerogel; phase change materials; heat and mass transfers modeling; indoor air quality engineering; 3D particle tracking velocimetry


Prof. Dr. Haoyong Chen

Department of Electrical Engineering, South China University of Technology Guangzhou, Guangdong 510641, China

Interests: power system planning; operation and control; renewable energy; smart grids; power economics; electricity markets; integrated energy systems


Dr. Jichao Hong

School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing 100083, China

Interests: electric vehicles; energy storage; fault diagnosis; lithium battery; energy management; renewable energy; machine learning; vehicle safety; entropy; big data

Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Ali

Mechanical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia

Interests: two phase flow heat transfer; heat transfer enhancement; condensation and boiling; electronics cooling and thermal management; nanofluids; phase change materials 

Prof. Dr. Zhenyu Tian

Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100190, China

Interests: reaction kinetics of combustion chemistry for aviation fuels; combustion diagnostics; kinetic modeling; catalytic combustion; chemical vapor deposition; micro-gravity combustion

Dr. Manuel Alcázar-Ortega

Department of Electrical Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de València, 46022 Valencia, Spain

Interests: demand response; power systems; energy markets; ancillary services


Dr. Facundo Storani

Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno, via Giovanni Paolo II, 132 84084 Fisciano, SA, Italy

Interests: transportation engineering; intelligent transportation systems; travel behavior; network signal setting design; traffic control; electric vehicles