University of Missouri, USA
1998 Ph.D., University of
1991 D.Eng., Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
1988 M.Sc., Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
1985 B.Sc., Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
Wang, Z., Yang, M., Li, L., and Zhang, Y., 2011, “Combined
Heat Transfer by Natural Convection-Conduction and Surface Radiation in an Open
Cavity under Constant Heat Flux Heating,” Numerical Heat Transfer,
Part A: Applications (accepted).
Chen, Q., Yang, M., Zhang, Y.* and, He, Y.L., “Numerical
Simulation of Melting in Porous Media using an Interfacial Tracking Model,”
AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer (Accepted).
Yang, L., Zhang, Y.*, and Chen, J.K., 2011, “Molecular Dynamics
Simulation of Deposition of Nickel Nanocluster on Copper Surface,” Journal of
Nanoparticle Research, DOI: 10.1007/s11051-011-0400-5
Avedisian, C.T., Bejan, A., Cao, Y., Dhir, V., Howell,
J.R., Incropera, F.P., Minkowycz, W. J., Peterson, G.P., Viskanta,
R., and Zhang, Y., “In Celebration: Professor Amir Faghri on his 60th
Birthday,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, to appear.
Kang, H., Zhang, Y.*, and Yang, M., 2011, “Molecular
Dynamics Simulation of Thermal Conductivity of Cu-Ar Nanofluid Using EAM
potential for Cu-Cu Interactions,” Applied Physics A: Materials Science &
Processing, DOI: 10.1007/s00339-011-6379-z.
Feng, Z.C., Chen, J. K., Zhang, Y., and Griggs, J.L., 2011,
“Estimation of Front Surface Temperature and Heat Flux of a Locally Heated
Plate from Distributed Sensor Data on the Back Surface,” International Journal
of Heat and Mass Transfer DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2011.03.043.
Zhang, K. Yang, M., and Zhang, Y., 2011, “Numerical
Analysis of Natural Convection in a Cylindrical Envelope with an Internal
Concentric Cylinder with Slots,” Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications,
Faghri, A., and Zhang, Y., 2011, “Professor Ralph Lee Webb
(1934 – 2011),” Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer, 2(2), in press.
Ren, Y., Chen, J.K., Zhang, Y., and Huang, J., 2011, “Ultrashort
Laser Pulse Energy Deposition in Metal Films with Phase Changes,” Applied
Physics Letters, 98(19), 191105.
Jia, T., Zhang, Y.*, and Chen, J.K., 2011, “Dynamic
Simulation of Particles Packing with Different Size Distributions,” ASME
Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 133(2), 021011.
Afrin, N., Zhang, Y.*, and J., Chen, J.K., 2011, “Thermal
Lagging in Living Biological Tissue Based on Nonequilibrium Heat Transfer
between Tissue, Arterial and Venous Bloods,” International Journal of Heat and
Mass Transfer, 54(11-12), 2419-2426.
Huang, J, Zhang, Y.*, and Chen, J. K., 2011, “Superheating
in Liquid and Solid Phases during Femtosecond Laser Pulse Interaction with Thin
Metal Film,” Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing, 103(1),
Chen, Q., Zhang, Y.*, and Yang, M., 2011, “An Interfacial
Tracking Method for Natural Convection Controlled Melting in an Enclosure,”
Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B: Fundamentals, 59(3), 209-225
Seo, D., Jung, S., Lombardo, S.L., Feng, Z.C., Chen, J.K.,
and Zhang, Y., 2011, “Fabrication and Electrical Properties of SiCN Thin Films
for High-Temperature Heat Flux Sensors,” Sensors and Actuators A: Physical,
Huang, J., Baheti, K., Chen, J.K., and Zhang, Y., 2011, “An
Axisymmetric Model for Solid-Liquid-Vapor Phase Change in Thin Metal Films
Induced by an Ultrashort Laser Pulse,” Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer,
Zhao, M., Yang, M., Lu, M., and Zhang, Y., 2011, “Self-Sustained
Oscillations and Bifurcations of Mixed Convection in a Multiple Ventilated
Enclosure,” Computational Thermal Sciences, 3(1), 63-72.
Shao, W., and Zhang, Y.*, 2011, “Effects of Film
Evaporation and Condensation on Oscillatory Flow and Heat Transfer in an
Oscillating Heat Pipe,” ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 133(4), 042901.
Zhou, J., Zhang, Y.*, Chen, J. K., and Feng, Z.C., 2011, “Inverse
Estimation of Surface Heating Condition in a Finite Slab with Temperature-Dependent
Thermophysical Properties,” Heat Transfer Engineering, 32(10), pp.
Baheti, K., Huang, J., Chen, J.K., and Zhang, Y., 2011, “An
Axisymmetric Interfacial Tracking Model for Melting and Resolidification in a
Thin Metal Film Irradiated by Ultrashort Pulse Lasers,” International Journal
of Thermal Sciences, 50(1), pp. 25-35.
Damronglerd, P., and Zhang, Y.*, Yang, M., 2011, “Numerical
Simulation of Solidification of Liquid Copper Saturated in Porous Structures
Fabricated by Sintered Steel Particles,” International Journal of Numerical
Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow, accepted.