Dr Yuanshen Lu

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
y.lu7@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 51661

Overview

Research Interests

  • Cooling tower
    scaling law of natural draft cooling towers, crosswind effects, evaporative hybrid cooling
  • Heat exchanger
    air-cooled heat exchanger characteristic
  • Ground source heat pump
    geothermal heat exchanger, system optimisation, industrial design guidelines development

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Masters in Engineering, CSU

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Featured Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Li, Xiaoxiao, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal, Lu, Yuanshen and He, Suoying (2016). Simulation of the UQ Gatton natural draft dry cooling tower. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (1013-1020). 7-11 September 2015. doi:10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.03.041

  • Lu, Yuanshen, Parulekar, Prashant, Guan, Zhiqiang and Hooman, Kamel (2015). A study on cooling performance of air-cooled heat exchangers for CSG production. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (413-430). 7-11 September 2015.

  • Lu, Yuanshen, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal, He, Suoying and Alkhedhair, Abdullah (2015). Experimental study on the effects of a tri-blade-like windbreak wall on small size natural draft dry cooling towers. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (393-412). 7-11 September 2015.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal, He, Suoying and Lu, Yuanshen (2014). Performance analysis of natural draft dry cooling tower with inlet air precooling. In: Reinhard Harte and Klaus Kaemmer, ICCT 2014 International conference on industrial chimneys and cooling towers. International symposium on industrial chimneys and cooling towers, Prague, Czech Republic, (175-182). 8-11 October 2014.

  • Lu, Y., Guan, Z. and Gurgenci, H. (2012). CFD simulations on small natural draft dry cooling towers. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • He, S. Y., Gurgenci, H., Guan, Z. Q. and Lu, Y. A. (2012). Investigation of pre-cooling with Munters media for air-cooled geothermal power plants performance enhancement. In: C. Huddlestone-Holmes and E. Gerner, Proceedings of the 2012 Australian Geothermal Energy Conference. 2012 Australian Geothermal Energy Conference, Sydney, Australia, (81-85). 14 - 16 November 2012.

  • Zou, Zheng, Gurgenci, Hal, Guan, Zhiqiang and Lu, Yuanshen (2011). Analytical and numerical modelling on solar enhanced natural draft dry cooling tower. In: Zhao Shun'an and Li Wuquan, 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference and 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter proceedings. 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference and 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter, Beijing, People's Republic of China, (317-327). 23-26 October 2011.

  • Lu, Yuanshen, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal and Zou, Zheng (2011). Development of small natural draft dry cooling towers for geothermal power plants. In: Zhao Shun'an and Li Wuquan, Proceedings: The 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference & 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter. The 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference & 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter, Beijing, China, (308-316). 23 - 26 October 2011.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision