SCI Journal Publications (~220 in total)


1.Y. Guan, D. Zhao, Enhancing Ammonia Combustion with Minimum Hydrogen Blended in Presence of Self-excited Intermittent Pulsating Oscillations, Physics of Fluids, 2023;35(5), 054102. doi: https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0147474 

2.Y. Hu, K. Luo, D. Zhao, J. Chi, G. Chen, Y. Chen, Thermoacoustic Micro-CHP system for Low Grade Thermal Energy Utilization in Residential Buildings, Energy, EGY-D-23-009212.

3.C. Dai, B. Sun, D. Zhao, S. Zhou, Numerical Investigations on Flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics of a High-enthalpy Double-cone in Thermal and Chemical Non-equilibrium for Hypersonic Propulsion, Acta Astronautica, AA-D-23-002911.

4.H. Zhao, D. Zhao, Sid Becker, Entropy Generation and Improved Thermal Performances on a Hydrogen-fuelled Double-channel Micro-combustor with Y-shaped Internal Fins, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, HE-D-23-02088.

5.T. Cai, D. Zhao, A. K. Agarwal, Removal and Mechanism analysis of NOx emissions in carbon-free ammonia combustion systems with a secondary fuel injection, Fuel, 344 (2023), 128088. 10.1016/j.fuel.2023.128088.

6.T. Cai, D. Zhao, E. Gutmark, Overview of auto-ignition and flame propagation properties for ammonia combustion,   AIAA Journal, 2023. https://doi.org/10.2514/1.J062764 .

7.D. Zhao, System Identification and Impulse Response of a Methane-fuelled Swirling Thermoacoustic Combustor, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, 2023: 37: 101575. doi.org/10.1016/j.tsep.2022.101575

8.Y. Hu,  J Xu, D. Zhao, R. Yang, J. Hu, E. Luo, Numerical Investigations on thermoacoustic refrigerator driven by low/medium grade heat for domestic applications,  Applied Energy, APEN-D-22-11228.

9.Z. Wang, D. Zhao, Image Quality Enhancement for UAVs visual Navigation,   Aerospace (MDPI), 2022; 9(12), 829. doi.org/10.3390/aerospace9120829

10.K. Yao, Y. Jin, Y. Huang, Y. Wang, D. Zhao, Experimental and numerical investigations on the effect of the primary hole on ignition performances of a three-dome model combustor with RP-3 liquid aviation fuel, Fuel, Fuel_D-22-07041.

11.Y. Yan, B. Wang, C. Wang, D. Zhao, Adaptive real-time estimation based on Kalman filter for maximum power point of hydrogen fuel cell in hybrid UAVs applications, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2023. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2023.03.288 .

12.LX. Guo, D. Zhao, GY. Yu, Geometry Effects on Energy Conversion Performance of Twin Standing-wave Thermoacoustic Engines with different working medium under various operating pressures, Energy, EGY-D-23-00029. (under review)

13.X.H. Zhao, D. Zhao, Z. Zhang, A review of working fluids and flow state effects on thermal performance of micro-channel oscillating heat pipe for aerospace heat dissipation, Aerospace, 2023, https://doi.org/10.3390/aerospace10020179 .

14.J. Tong, T. Cai, D. Zhao, Enhancing Thermal performance, exergy and thermodynamics efficiency of premixed ammonia/hydrogen-fueled micro-planar combustor in micro-thermophotovoltaic systems,   HE-D-23-00641 (Under review).

15.T. Cai, D. Zhao, Overview of fundamental kinetic mechanisms and emission mitigation in ammonia combustion, Chemical Engineering Journal, 10.1016/j.cej.2023.141391.

16.H. Zhang, Y. Wang, X. Li, D. Zhao, Experimental investigation of the influence of colored noise on the Rijke-type thermoacoustic system near the supercritical bifurcation point, Acta Astronautics, 2023, AA-D-23-00559.

17.Y. Zhu, H. Guo, Y. Zhu, M. Wu, D. Zhao, Z. Zhang, Experimental Study on Soot Suppression of Acetylene Diffusion Flame by Acoustic-excited Oscillations in a Rijke-type Burner, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 2022, ETFS-D-22-00696 (submitted).

18.X. Chen, J. Li, X. He, D. Zhao, Experimental Study on the Performance of Meso-scale Porous Burners using Ordered Porous Ceramics, Fuel, JFuel-D-22-03561.

19.R. Li, ZM. Rao, B. Wang, D. Zhao, Fuzzy Characterization of Premixed Swirling Flame and Its Application in Time-domain Simulation of Thermoacoustic Instabilities, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, JFM-D-22-03753 (under review).

20.Y. Guan, D. Zhao, Entropy Generation and CO2 Emission in Presence of Thermoacoustic Instabilities in a Bifurcating Combustor with a Helmholtz Resonator at Off-design Conditions,  Aerospace Science and Technology, 2023;136: 1080204 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ast.2023.108204.

21.D. Zhao, Research and Development of Combustion and Combustion Instability in Ramjet Engines, Progress in Aerospace Science, RPAS-D-22-00005 (under review).

22.L. Guo, D. Zhao, S. Becker, Predicting unsteady heat-fluid interaction features and nonlinear acoustic behaviors in standing-wave thermoacoustic engines using unsteady RANS, LES and hybrid URANS/LES methods, International Communications on Heat and Mass Transfer, 2023;142: 106617 10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2023.106617. 

23.X. Yu, K. Ma, X. Li, D. Zhao, B. Shi, Response of swirl tubular flame to acoustic perturbations under different equivalence ratios and oxygen mole fractions, Aerospace Science and Technology, (Under review).

24.X. Li, K. Pang, Y. Wang, X. Li, B. Xu, D. Zhao, Stability analysis of the Rijke-type thermoacoustic system with axially distributed heat source, Aerospace (MDPI), Aerospace-223784 (Under review).

25.LO. Nay, D. Zhao, M. Sellier, X. Liu, Experimental Investigation on turbulence effects on unsteady aerodynamic performances of multi-rotor UAVs, Aerospace Science and Technology, AESCTE-D-22-01595R1 (Under revision).

26.M. Ai, S Liang, L. Ji, D. Zhao, Analysis of dominant reaction mechanism of unsteady combustion behaviors of ammonia/hydrogen blending system, Combustion and Flame, CNF-D-23-00195 (Under review).

27.X. Chen, J. Li, D. Zhao, Temporal and spatial distribution measurement of solid temperature in porous media burner using shortwave infrared thermometry, Combustion and Flame, CNF-D-22-01028 (under review).

28.H. Zhao, D. Zhao, S. Becker, Y. Zhang, NO emission and enhanced thermal performances studies on double-channel counter-flow hydrogen/ammonia-fueled micro-combustors with oval-shaped internal threads, Fuel, 2023;341: 127665. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2023.127665 

29.WX. Li,  D. Zhao, C. Li, L. Zhu, T. Cai, Direct Numerical Simulations on Entropy Generation Resulting from Shock Wave-Vortex Interaction, Physics of Fluids, (under review), POF-22-0148.

30.C. Gao, C. LIU, Y. Huang, D. Zhao, Y. You, W. Xu, Experimental and numerical study of combustion characteristics of non-premixed ammonia-hydrogen-air swirling flame with/without secondary air injection, Aerospace Science and Technology, AESCTE-D-22-01588. (under review).

31.C. Liu, C. Gao, Y. Huang, W. Xu, D. Zhao, Experimental and Numerical Study of Combustion Characteristics of Non-premixed Ammonia-Hydrogen-Air Swirling Flame with/without Secondary Air Injection, Fuel, JFUE-S-22-00700 (under review).

32.X. Chen, X. He, D. Zhao, N. Wang, Experimental and numerical investigation on the performance of meso-scale burners with novel ordered porous media, Fuel, JFUE-D-23-00427. Under review.

33.X. Liu, D. Zhao, N. L. Oo, Comparison studies on aerodynamic performances of a rotating propeller for small-size UAVs, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2023;133: 108148. 10.1016/j.ast.2023.108148.

34.C.  Xiao, B. Wang, D. Zhao, C. Wang, Comprehensive investigation on Lithium Batteries for electric and hybrid-electric UAVs applications, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, 2023;38: 101677. 10.1016/j.tsep.2023.101677.

35.Y. Lu, H. Guo, Z. Zhang, D. Zhao, Influence of a self-formed three-stage dual-wing-shaped carbon on reduction of soot emission from acetylene diffusion flame, Nature Communications, NCOMMS-23-09676.

36.H. Sun, G. Yu, D. Zhao, W. Dai, E. Luo, Thermoacoustic hysteresis of a free-piston Stirling electric generator, Applied Energy, APEN-D-23-02070 (under review).

37.


@ 2022

38.X. Liu, D. Zhao, N. Oo, Numerical prediction of the power coefficient improvement of three laterally aligned Savonius wind turbines above a forward facing step, Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, 2022; Vol.208: 105112. 10.1016/j.jweia.2022.105112.


39.S. Liang, J. He, L. Ji, D. Zhao, Identifying Leading Oscillating Combustion mechanism in MILD Combustor with Functional Weight Approach, Combustion and Flame, 2022; Vol. 244: 112243. 10.1016/j.combustflame.2022.112243.

40.YZ. Sun, D. Zhao, Effect of Dilution on Thermal Performances and Emission Characteristics of an Ammonia-oxygen Micro-thermophotovoltaic System, Thermal Science and Engineering Processing Technology, 2022; Vol. 34: 101401. 10.1016/j.tsep.2022.101401 .

41.D. Zhao, C. Ji, Y. Ma, Experimental Investigation of Geometric Shape Effect of Coupled Helmholtz Resonators on Aeroacoustics Damping Performances in Presence of Low Grazing Flow, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2022; Vol. 128: 107799. 10.1016/j.ast.2022.107799

42.T. Cai, D. Zhao, SH. Chan, Tailoring Reduced Mechanisms for Predicting Flame Propagation and Ignition Characteristics in Ammonia and Ammonia/Hydrogen Mixtures, Energy, 2022;260: 125090. 10.1016/j.energy.2022.125090

43.Z. Zhang, X. Liu, D. Zhao, S. Post, J. Chen, Overview of the Development and Application of Wind Energy in New Zealand, Energy and Built Environment, ENBENV181, S2666-1233(22)00045-9.  10.1016/j.enbenv.2022.06.009

44.X. Liu, D. Zhao, D. Guan, S. Becker, D. Sun, X. Sun, Development and Progress in Aeroacoustics Noise Reduction on Turbofan Aeroengines, Progress in Aerospace Science, 2022;130: 100796. DOI: 10.1016/j.paerosci.2021.100796.

45.W. Li, D. Zhao, X. Chen, Proper Orthogonal and Dynamic Mode Decomposition Analyses of Nonlinear Combustion Instabilities in a Solid-Fueled Ramjet Combustor, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, 2022;27:101147.  10.1016/j.tsep.2021.101147.

46.S. Ni, D. Zhao, NOx Emission Reduction in Ammonia-powered Micro-combustors by Partially Inserting Porous Medium under Fuel-rich condition, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2022, 134680.  10.1016/j.cej.2022.134680. 

47.T. Cai, D. Zhao, Enhancing and assessing ammonia-air combustion performance by blending Dimethyl Ether, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2022;156: 112003. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2021.112003.

48.D. Zhao, Y. Guan, Characterizing Modal Exponential Behaviors of Self-excited Transverse and Longitudinal Combustion Instabilities, Physics of Fluids, 2022;34:024109, DOI: 10.1063/5.0082617.

49.XY. Li, Y. Xi, Y. Wang, B. Xu, N. Wang, D. Zhao, Experimental Study of Transition to Instability in a Rijke Tube with Axially Distributed Heat Sources, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2022;183:122157. 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2021.122157.

50.R. L. Rubin, D. Zhao, Correction: New Development of Classical Actuator Disk Model for Propellers at Incidence, AIAA Journal, doi.org/10.2514/1.J059734.c1

51.T. Cai, D. Zhao, Temperature Dependence of Laminar Burning Velocity in Ammonia/Dimethyl Ether-air Premixed Flames, Journal of Thermal Science, DOI:10.1007/s11630-022-1549-1. 

52.L. Guo, D. Zhao, S. Becker, Temperature Difference and Stack Plate Spacing Effects on Thermodynamic Performances of Standing-wave Thermoacoustic Engines Driven by Cryogenic Liquids and Waste Heat, Journal of Thermal Science, DOI:10.1007/s11630-022-1572-2. 

53.ZM. Rao, B. Wang, D. Zhao, Similarity Phenomena of Lean Swirling Flames at Different Bulk Velocities with Acoustic Disturbances, Chinese Journal of Aeronautics. 10.1016/j.cja.2022.07.001

54.X. Song, T. Zhu, D. Pan, Z. Wang C. Ji, D. Zhao, Numerical Investigations on the beating behavior of self-excited combustion instability in a hydrogen-fueled Rijke type combustor Aerospace Science and Technology, 2022;126:107624. 10.1016/j.ast.2022.107624.

55.J. Davies,  R. Grove, T. Bell, O. Rea, M. Furkert, D. Zhao, M. Sellier, Preliminary Design and Test of High Altitude Two-stage Sounding Rockets in New Zealand, Aerospace Science & Technology, 2022;128: 107741. 10.1016/j.ast.2022.107741

56.J. Schluter and D. Zhao, Large eddy simulations of a turbulent mixing layer periodically excited with fundamental and third harmonic frequency, Chinese Journal of Aeronautics, CJOA-2022. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.cja.2022.09.026

57.YZ. Sun, D. Zhao, Large Eddy Simulations of Self-excited Thermoacoustic Instability in a Premixed Swirling Combustor with an Outlet Nozzle, Physics of Fluids, 2022;34(4): 044112. DOI: 10.1063/5.0087055 (Featured Article).

58.H. Zhao, S. Becker, D. Zhao, Entropy production and enhanced thermal performance studies on counter-flow double-channel hydrogen/ammonia-fuelled microcombustors with different shaped internal threads, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2022. DOI:  10.1016/j.ijhydene.2022.08.168 .

59.Z. Wang, D. Zhao, Y. Cao, Visual Navigation Algorithm for night landing of fixed-wing unmanned aerial vehicles, Aerospace (MDPI), 2022, 9(10), 615; https://doi.org/10.3390/aerospace9100615

60.L. Xiao, K. Luo, D. Zhao, G. Chen, Time-domain Acoustic-Electrical Analogy Investigation on a high-power Travelling wave Thermoacoustic Electric Generator,   Energy, 10.1016/j.energy.2022.126088.


@ 2021


61.W. Li, D. Zhao, X. Chen, Numerical Investigations on Solid-fueled Ramjet Inlet Thermodynamic Properties Effects on Generating Self-sustained Combustion Instabilities, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2021;119:107097. 10.1016/j.ast.2021.107097.

62.D. Guan, D. Zhao, R. Xu, D. Sun, X. Sun, Experimental Investigation on Axial Compressor Stall Phenomena using Acoustic Measurements via Empirical Mode and Proper Orthogonal Decomposition Methods. Aerospace Science and Technology, 2021, Vol. 112, 106655. 10.1016/j.ast.2021.106655.

63.H. Guo, Z. Zhang, M. Yu, D. Zhao, Influence of Acoustic energy on suppression of soot from acetylene diffusion flame, Combustion and Flame, 2021;230: 111455. DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2021.111455

64.T. Cai, YZ. Sun, D. Zhao, Enhancing Heat Transfer Performance Analyses of a Hydrogen-fueled Meso-combustor with Staggered Bluff-bodies, Fuel Processing Technology, 2021;218:106867. DOI:  10.1016/j.fuproc.2021.106867. 

65.Y. Chen, L. J. Ayton, D. Zhao, Acoustic-vortical-entropic Dynamics and Intrinsic Axisymmetric Thermoacoustic Instability in Swirling Flame Combustors, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2021. Vol. 113, 106696. 10.1016/j.ast.2021.106696.

66.L. Han, JW Li, D. Zhao, Effects of Baffle Designs on Damping Acoustic Oscillations in a Solid Rocket Motor, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2021. DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2021.106827.

67.L. Han, J, Li, D. Zhao, N. Wang, Effect Analysis on Energy Conversion Enhancement and NOx emission Reduction of Ammonia/Hydrogen Fueled Wavy micro-combustor for Micro-Thermophotovoltaic Application, Fuel, 289(2021), 119755. 10.1016/j.fuel.2020.119755

68.YZ. Sun, D. Zhao, T. Cai, RANS Simulations on Combustion and Emission Characteristics of a Premixed NH3/H2 Swirling Flame with Reduced Chemical Kinetics Model, Chinese Journal of Aeronautics, 2021;34(12): 17-27 DOI: 10.1016/j.cja.2020.11.017

69.ZM. Rao, B. Wang, D. Zhao, Nonlinear Dynamics of a Swirl-stabilized Combustor under Acoustic Excitations: influence of the excited combustor natural model oscillations, Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, 107, 683-708 (2021), 10.1007/s10494-021-00249-y.

70.YH. Guan, D. Zhao, TS Low, Experimental Evaluation on Acoustic Impedance and Sound Absorption Performances of Porous Foams with Additives with Helmholtz Number, Aerospace Science and Technology, (2021). 10.1016/j.ast.2021.107120.

71.W. Li, X. Chen, D. Zhao, L Zhu, S. Ni, Numerical Investigation of Inlet Thermodynamic Conditions on Solid Fuel Ramjet Performances, International Journal of Aerospace Engineering, 2021. 10.1155/2021/8868288

72.L. Ji, GL, Tang, D. Zhao, Identifying chemical kinetics contribution to unstable behaviors of a methane-burnt combustion system, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2021; 46(7): 5812-5823. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2020.11.093

73.X. Chen, J. Li, D. Zhao, M. Rashid, Effects of Porous Media on Partially Premixed Combustion and Heat Transfer in Meso-scale Burners fueled with Ethanol, Energy. 224(2021), 120191. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2021.120191

74.J. Fu, Q. Liu, L. Zhong, D. Zhao and F. Zhou, Effects of hydrogen addition on combustion, thermodynamics and emission performance of high compression ratio liquid methane gas engine, Fuel, 283(2021), 119348. 10.1016/j.fuel.2020.119348.

75.Z. Rao, R. Li, B. Zhang, B. Wang, D. Zhao, Experimental investigations of the equivalence ratio effect on nonlinear dynamics features in a premixed swirl-stabilized combustor, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2021;112: 106601. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.ast.2021.106601    

76.T. Cai, D. Zhao, X. Li, B. Shi, J. Li, Mitigating NOx Emissions from an Ammonia-fueled Micro-Power System with a perforated plate implemented, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2021;401:123848. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2020.123848. PII: s0304-3894(20)31837-9. 

77.T. Cai, D. Zhao, Y. Sun, S. Ni, W. Li, D. Guan, B. Wang, Evaluation of NOx Emissions Characteristics in a CO2-free Micro-power System by Implementing a Perforated Plate, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2021;145:111150. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2021.111150. 

78.S. Ni, D. Zhao, Thermal Performances and Emitter Efficiency Improvement Studies on Premixed Micro-combustors with Different Geometric Shapes for Thermophotovoltaics Applications, Energy, 226(2021), 120298. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2021.120298  

79.M. Shahsavari, B. Wang, B. Zhang, G. Jiang, D. Zhao, Response of a Supercritical Jet to Various Excitation modes, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2021;Vol. 95: A47, DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2021.78. 

80.C. Zhou, A. Tang, T. Cai, D. Zhao, Q. Huang, Numerical Study on Flame Shape Transition and Structure Characteristics of Premixed CH4/H2-air in the Micro-planar Combustor, Chemical Engineering and Processing-Process Intensification. 2021;166:108460. DOI. 10.1016/j.cep.2021.108460

81.C. Liao, JQ Fu, D. Zhao, C. Ren, J. Liu, Study of the Effect of Air Injection on the Surge and Flow Characteristic of Compressor and the Pumping Loss in a Heavy-duty Turbocharged Natural Gas Spark Ignition Engine, J. Eng. Gas Turb. Pow. 2021 (ASME), DOI: 10.1115/1.4052030

82.R. Rubin, D. Zhao, New Development of Classical Actuator Disk Model for Propellers at Incidence, AIAA Journal, 59(3), 2021, 1040-1054. DOI: 10.2514/1.J059734

83.YZ. Sun, D. Zhao, Thermal Performance and NOx Emission Characteristics Studies on a Premixed Methane-ammonia-fueled Micro-planar Combustor, Fuel, 291(2021), 120190. DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2021.120190. 

84.L. Han, J. LI, D. Zhao, Energy and Exergy Conversion Enhancement of a Premixed Hydrogen-fuelled Wavy Combustor for Micro-thermophotovolatic application, Applied Thermal Engineering, 2021;196:117328. DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2021.117328.

85.YZ. Sun, D. Zhao, X. Zhu, Generation and Mitigation Mechanism Studies of Nonlinear Thermoacoustic Instability in a Modelled Swirling Combustor with a Heat Exchanger, , Aerospace (MDPI), 8(3), 60, 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/aerospace8030060 

86.JM Abad, R. Alizadeh, A. Ameri, A. Mehdizadeh, D. Zhao, N. Karimi, A Machine Learning Approach to the Prediction of Transport and Thermodynamic Processes in Multiphysics systems-Heat Transfer in a Hybrid Nanofluid Flow in Porous Media, Journal of Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 2021;124:290-306. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtice.2021.03.043. 

87.S. Ni, D. Zhao, Y. You, Y. Huang, B. Wang, Y. Su, NOx Emission and Energy Conversion Efficiency Studies on Ammonia-powered Micro-combustor with Ring-shaped Ribs in Fuel-rich combustion, Journal of Cleaner Production. 2021;320:128901. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.128901. 

88.L. Shi, Y. Yang, G. Zho, P. Liu, D. Zhao, Research and Development on Inlets for Rocket based Combined Cycle Engines, Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 117(2020), 100639. 10.1016/j.paerosci.2020.100639

89.B. Ma, J. Li, Z. Zhang, Y. Xi, D. Zhao, Experimental and Theoretical Studies on Thermoacoustic Limit Cycle Oscillation in a Simplified Solid Rocket Motor using Flat Flame Burner, Acta Astronautica, 2021;189:26-42. 10.1016/j.actaastro.2021.08.017.

90.S. Ni, D. Zhao, X. Zhu, Heat Transfer and Entropy Production Evaluation on Premixed Hydrogen/Air-fuelled Micro-combustors with Internal Threads, Fuel, 2021;303:121325. DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2021.121325

91.T. Cai, D. Zhao, Optimizing Thermal Performance and Exergy Efficiency in Hydrogen-fuelled Meso-combustors by Applying a bluff-body, Journal of Cleaner Production,  311(2021), 127573. 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.127573

92.D. Sun, J. Li, R. Xu, X. Dong, D. Zhao, X. Sun, Effects of the Foam Metal Casing Treatment on Aerodynamic Stability and Aeroacoustic Noise in an Axial Flow Compressor, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2021;115:106793. DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2021.106793. 

93.Y. Sun, M. Sun, D. Zhao, Y. Chen, G Ma, M. Wan, Y. Sun, J. Zhu, Blow-off Characteristics of a Premixed Methane/Air Flame Response to Acoustic Disturbances in a Longitudinal Combustor, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2021;118:107003. DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2021.107003

94.T. Cai, D. Zhao, Corrigendum to ‘Mitigating NOX Emissions from an Ammonia-fueled Micro-power System with a Perforated Plate Implemented [J. Hazard. Mater. 401(2021) 123848], Journal of Hazardous Materials, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2021.126179.   

95.R. Rubin, D. Zhao, Identifying the Propeller Transition to Wing-like Behavior at High Angles of Incidences AIAA Journal, 2021, 10.2514/1.J060932. 

96.S. Becker, A. V. Kuznetsov, D. Zhao, F. de Monte, G. Pontrelli, Model of Drug Delivery to Populations Composed of Two Cell Types, Journal of Theoretical Biology, 110947, PII: S0022-5193(21)00366-0. Reference Number: YJTBI_110947. 10.1016/j.jtbi.2021.110947

97.X. Chen, J. Li, D. Zhao, A. Song, X. Zhou, N. Wang, Experimental Investigation on Propagation Characteristics of n-heptane/air combustion Wave in a Foamed Porous Media, Fuel, 2021;306: 121742. PII: S0016-2361(21)01622-7. 10.1016/j.fuel.2021.121742

98.J. Fu, L. Zhong, D. Zhao, Q. Liu, Effects of Hydrogen Addition on Combustion, Thermodynamics and Emission Performance of High Compression Ratio Liquid Methane Gas Engine, Fuel, 283(2021), 119348. /10.1016/j.fuel.2020.119348


@ 2020


99.J. P. Wen, D. Zhao, An overview of electricity powered Vehicles: Lithium-ion battery Energy Storage Density and Energy Conversion Efficiency, Renewable Energy, 162(2020), 1629-1648. 10.1016/j.renene.2020.09.055

100.T. Cai, D. Zhao, Effects of Fuel Composition and Wall Thermal Conductivity on Thermal and NOx Emission Performances of an Ammonia/Hydrogen-oxygen Micro-Power system, Fuel Processing Technology. 209(2020): 106527.  PII: S0378-3820(20)30818-3. Fuproc_106527. 10.1016/j.fuproc.2020.106527

101.W. Li, X. Chen, D. Zhao, B. Wang, Swirling Effect on Thermodynamic Performance in a Solid Fueled Ramjet with Paraffin-Polyethylene, Aerospace Science Technology, 107(2020), 106341. Doi: 10.1016/j.ast.2020.106341

102.T. Cai, D. Zhao, J. E, Bluff-body effect on thermal and NOx emission characteristics in a micro-planar combustor fueled with premixed ammonia-oxygen, Chemical Engineering & Processing-Process Intensification, 153(2020); 107979. Doi: 10.1016/j.cep.2020.107979.

103.D. Guan, D. Zhao, Z. Ren, Aeroacoustic Attenuation Performance of a Helmholtz Resonator with a Rigid Baffle Implemented in the Presence of a Grazing Flow, Int. J. Aerospace Engineering, 2020. 1916239. DOI: 10.1155/2020/1916239.

104.B. Wang, Dan Zhao, W Li, Z. Wang, Y. Huang, Y. You, S. Becker, Current Technologies and Challenges of Applying Fuel Cell Hybrid Propulsion Systems in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 2020. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paerosci.2020.100620 . 

105.S. Ni, Dan Zhao, A Tang, S. Becker, Thermodynamics and Entropy Generation Studies of a T-shaped Micro-combustor: Effects of Porous Medium and Ring-shaped Ribs. Applied Thermal Engineering, 175 (2020) 115374. DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.115374.

106.XY. Li, Y. Wang, N. Wang, D. Zhao, Stochastic properties of thermoacoustic oscillations in an annular gas turbine combustion chamber driven by colored noise, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 480(2020) 115423 DOI: 10.1016/j.jsv.2020.115423.

107.Y. Chen, L. Ayton, D. Zhao, Modelling of intrinsic thermoacoustic instability of premixed flame in combustors with changes in cross section, Combustion Science and Technology,. 2020;192(5); 832-851. 

108.K. Ma, X, Yu, B. Shi, D. Zhao, X. Li, Response of lean premixed swirl tubular flame to acoustic perturbations, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Sciences, 2020;119: 110199 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2020.110199.

109.YZ. Sun, ZM, Rao, D. Zhao, B. Wang, and DK. Sun, Characterizing nonlinear dynamic features of self-sustained pulsating oscillations in a premixed swirl combustor, Applied Energy, 2020;264:114698. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2020.114698

110.T. Cai, Dan Zhao, B. Wang, J. Li, NO Emission and Thermal Performances studies on Premixed Ammonia-oxygen Combustion in a CO2-free Micro-planar Combustor. Fuel, 2020;280:118554. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.118554 

111.D. Zhao, Thermodynamics-Acoustics Coupling Studies on Self-excited Combustion Oscillations Maximum Growth Rate, Journal of Thermal Science, (2020): 10.1007/s11630-020-1361-8.

112.S. Ni, D. Zhao, W. Wu, Y. Guan, NOx emission reduction reaction of ammonia-hydrogen with self-sustained pulsating oscillations, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress. 2020;19: 100615. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tsep.2020.100615 

113.L. Shi, Y. Yang, G. Zhao, P. Liu, Dan Zhao, F Qin, X. Wei, G. He, Research and Development of the Inlet of Rocket-based Combined Cycle Engines,. Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 117(2020), 100639. DOI: 10.1016/j.paerosci.2020.100639.  

114.SX. Ji, B. Wang, D. Zhao, Numerical analysis on combustion instabilities in end-burning-grain solid rocket motors utilizing pressure-coupled response functions, Aerospace Science and Technology, 98(2020): 105701. 10.1016/j.ast.2020.105701

115.Y. Sun, D. Zhao, S. Ni, T. David, Y. Zhang, Entropy and flame transfer function analysis of a hydrogen-fueled diffusion flame in a longitudinal combustor, Energy, 194(2020), 116870. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2019.116870.

116.T. Cai, A. Tang, D. Zhao, Q. Huang, C. Zhou, Flame dynamics and stability of premixed methane/air in micro-planar quartz combustor, Energy,193(2020), 116767.  DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2019.116767.

117.Y. Sun, M. Sun, D. Zhao, PLIF measurements of Instantaneous Flame Structures and Curvature of an Acoustically Excited Turbulent Premixed Flame, Aerospace Science and Technology, 2020; 104:105950. PII: 1270-9638(20)30632-5. DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2020.105950.    


@ 2019


118.D. Guan, D. Zhao, J. Li and J. W. Li, Evaluations of Acoustic Damping Performances of Double-layer In-duct Perforated Plates at Low Mach and Helmholtz Number, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 146 (5) (2019), 3512, 10.1121/1.5134063.

119.X. Zhu, J. H. Walther, D. Zhao, F. Haglind, Transition to chaos in a cross-corrugated channel at low Reynolds numbers, Physics of Fluids, 31(2019), 114107. 10.1063/1.5122305.

120.Q. Huang, A. Tang, T. Cai, D. Zhao, Entropy generation analysis of combustion process adopting blended propane/hydrogen fuels in micro-combustor, Chemical Engineering & Processing, 2019; 143: 107601. Doi: 10.1016/j.cep.2019.107601.

121.D. Guan, D. Zhao, J. Li, Y. Chen, J. Li, Aeroacoustic damping performance studies on off-axial double-layer in-duct orifices at low Mach and Helmholtz number, Applied Acoustics 156(2019), 46-55 DOI: 10.1016/j.apacoust.2019.06.018. 

122.T. Cai, A. Tang, C. Zhou, D. Zhao, Experimental observation and numerical study on flame structures blowout limit, and radiant efficiency of premixed methane/air in micro-scale planar combustor, Applied Thermal Engineering, 158(2019), 113810 DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2019.113810.

123.D. Zhao, Y. Guan and A. Reinecke, Characterizing Hydrogen-fuelled Pulsating Combustion on Thermodynamic Properties of a Combustor Communications Physics (Nature),.2019;2: 44. DOI: 10.1038/s42005-019-0142-8.

124.A. Tang, T. Cai, J. Deng, D. Zhao, Experimental study on flame structure transition of premixed propane/air in micro-scale planar combustor, Energy, 2019; 179:558-570. Doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2019.05.005.

125.D. Zhao, Ephraim J. Gutmark, A. Reinecke, Mitigating self-excited flame pulsating and thermoacoustic oscillations using perforated liners, Science Bulletin, 64(13), 2019, 941-952. DOI: 10.1016/j.scib.2019.05.004.

126.J. Shu, J. Fu, D. Zhao, Numerical Investigation on the effects of valve timing on in-cylinder flow, combustion and emission performance of a diesel ignition natural gas engine through computational fluid dynamics, Energy Conversion and Management, 198(2019), 111786. DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2019.111786.

127.X. Chen, J. Li, M. Feng, D. Zhao, Flame stability and combustion characteristics of liquid fuel in a meso-scale burner with porous media, Fuel, 2019; 251: 249-259. 10.1016/j.fuel.2019.04.011

128.D. Zhao, B. Wang, and CZ. Ji, Geometric shapes effect of in-duct perforated orifices on aeroacoustics damping performances at low Helmholtz and Strouhal Number. J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 145(4), 2019, DOI: 10.1121/1.5096642. 10.1121/1.5096642

129.S. Ni, D. Zhao*, Y. Sun, J. E, Numerical and entropy studies of Hydrogen-fueled micro-combustors with different geometric shaped ribs, Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 44(14), 2019, 7692-7705. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2019.01.136.

130.X. Li, D. Zhao*, and B. Shi, Coherence resonance and stochastic bifurcation behaviors of simplified standing-wave thermoacoustic systems. J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 145(2), 2019. 145(2). 692-702. Doi: 10.1121/1.5089214. 10.1121/1.5089214

131.Z. Zhang, D. Zhao, Y. Sun, S. Ni, B. Wang, and S. Li, Experimental characterizing combustion emissions and thermodynamic properties of a thermoacoustic swirl combustor, Applied Energy, 235(2019), 463-472. DOi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.10.130

132.D. Zhao, Y. Sun, S. Ni, C. Z. Ji and D. Sun, Experimental and theoretical studies of aeroacoustics damping performance of a bias-flow perforated orifice, Applied Acoustics 145(2019), 328-338. DOI: 10.1016/j.apacoust.2018.10.025

133.S. Chen, and Dan Zhao*, RANS investigation of the effect of pulsed fuel injection on Scramjet HyShot II Engine. Aerospace Science and Technology, 84(2019), 182-192. DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2018.10.022. DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2018.10.022

134.Z. Ren, B. Wang, G. Xiang, D. Zhao, Supersonic spray combustion subject to scramjets: progress and challenges, Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 105(2019), 40-59. DOI: 10.1016/j.paerosci.2018.12.002

135.J. Li, X. Chen, M. Feng, D. Zhao, Flame stability and combustion characteristics of liquid fuel in a meso-scale burner with porous media, Fuel, 251(2019), 249-259. DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2019.04.011


@ 2018


136.ZX. Ren, B. Wang and D. Zhao, Flame propagation involved in vortices of supersonic mixing layers laden with droplets: effects of ambient pressure and spray equivalence ratio, Physics of Fluids, 30, 106107(2018): DOI: 10.1063/1.5049840

137.D. Zhao, N. Han, Optimizing overall energy harvesting performances of miniature Savonius-like wind harvesters, Energy Conversion and Management, 178(2018), 311-321. DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2018.10.012

138.Dan Zhao, Ephraim J. Gutmark, LPH de Goey, A review of cavity-based trapped vortex, ultra-compact, high-g, inter-turbine combustors, Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, 66(1), 2018, 42-82. DOI: 10.1016/j.pecs.2017.12.001

139.Dan Zhao, Bing Wang, Peijin Liu, et al, A review of Active control approaches in stabilizing combustion systems in aerospace industry. Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 97(2018), 35-60. DOI: 10.1016/j.paerosci.2018.01.002

140.S. Chen, and Dan Zhao*, Numerical Study of Non-Reacting Flowfield Characteristics of a Swirling Trapped Vortex Ramjet Combustor. Aerospace Science and Technology, 74(2018), 81-92. Doi: 10.1016/j.ast.2018.01.006

141.Mang Feng, Ningfei Wang, Junwei Li, Dan Zhao, Study on unsteady evaporation of n-heptane droplet in a heated tube, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 122(2018), 539-556. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2018.01.105

142.XY Li, Dan Zhao*, Xuan Li, Effects of background noises on nonlinear dynamics of a modelled thermoacoustic combustor, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 143(1), 2018, 60-70. Doi: 10.1121/1.5020059

143.Lei Li, Dan Zhao*, Xiaofeng Sun, Non-orthogonality analysis of acoustics and vorticity modes: should thermoacoustic energy norm be time-invariant? Aerospace Science and Technology, 77(2018), 149-155. (DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2018.02.036).

144.S. Chen and D. Zhao*, Numerical study of a guide vane effect on reacting flow characteristics in a trapped vortex combustor. Combustion and Technology, 190(2018), 2111-2133. Doi.org/10.1080/00102202.2018.1492568.

145.ZX. Ren, B. Wang and D. Zhao, Numerical studies on supersonic spray combustion in high-temperature shear flows in a scramjet combustor, Chinese Journal of Aeronautics, 31(9) 2018, 1870-1879. DOI: 10.1016/j.cja.2018.06.020

146.BL. Shi, and Dan Zhao, Oxy-fuel combustion of methane in a swirl tubular flame burner under various oxygen contents: operation limits and combustion instability. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 90(1), 2018, 115-124. DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2017.09.001

147.J. Wang and D. Zhao, Jorg Schluter, Anton Stephan, Frank Holzapfel, Computational investigation of varying plate-line geometry and placement on wake vortex dissipation rate. Journal of Aircraft (AIAA), 55(1)(2018), 133-144. DOI: 10.2514/1.C034346


@ 2017


148.XY. Li, Y. Huang and D. Zhao*, Stability study of a nonlinear thermoacoustic combustor: effects of time delay, acoustic loss and combustion-flow interaction index, Applied Energy, 199(1), 2017, 217-224. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.04.074

149.X. Duan, J. Fu, Z. Zhang, J. Liu, D. Zhao, Experimental study on the energy flow of a gasoline-powered vehicle under the NEDC of cold starting, Applied Thermal Engineering, 115(2017), 1173-1186.

150.H. Zhao, GL. Li and D. Zhao*, Experimental study of equivalence ratio and fuel flow rate effects on nonlinear thermoacoustic instability in a swirl combustor, Applied Energy, 208(1), 2017, 123-131. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.10.061

151.J. E, and Dan Zhao, Effect of different technologies on combustion and emissions of the diesel engine fuelled with biodiesel: A review. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2017; 80:620-647. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2017.05.250

152.XY. Ji and D. Zhao, Experimental and theoretical bifurcation study of a nonlinear standing-wave thermoaocustic system. Energy, 135(2017), 553-562. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2017.06.134

153.J. Li, J. Huang and D. Zhao, Experimental study on flame stability and thermal performance of a n-heptane fueled meso-sacle combustor. Combustion Science and Technology, 189(2017), 1198-1215. DOI: 10.1080/00102202.2017.1279154

154.Song. Chen and D. Zhao, Numerical study of dynamic response of a jet diffusion flame to standing-waves in a longitudinal tube. Applied Thermal Engineering, 112(2017). 1070-1082. Doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.10.152

155.J. Wang and D. Zhao, LES study on the shape effect of ground obstacles on wake vortex dissipation. Aerospace Science and Technology, 63(2017), 245-258. (DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2016.12.032)

156.JX. Sui and D. Zhao, Experimental study of Rijke-type thermoacoustic instability by using Proper Orthogonal decomposition method. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 81(2017), 336-344. Doi: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2016.10.026


2010-2016Singapore University 


@ 2016


157.J. Li, J. Huang and D. Zhao, Effects of heat recirculation on combustion characteristics of n-heptane in micro combustors. Applied Thermal Engineering, 109(2016), 697-708. Doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.08.085

158.CZ. Ji and D. Zhao, Parametric measurements of the effect of in-duct orifice edge shape on its noise damping performance. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 384(2016), 130-145. Doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2016.08.007

159.L. Li and D. Zhao, Coupling between entropy and unsteady heat release in a thermoacoustic system with a mean flow. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 382(2016), 73-83. Doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2016.06.040

160.L. Li, D. Zhao and L. P. H. de Goey, Transient energy growth analysis of a thermoacoustic system with distributed mean heat input International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 102(2016), 287-301. Doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2016.05.112

161.L. Li, and D. Zhao, Effect of entropy waves on transient energy growth of flow disturbances in triggering thermoacoustic instability International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 99(2016), 219-233. Doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2016.03.084

162.D. Zhao and H. Zhao, Entropy-involved energy measure study of intrinsic thermoacoustic oscillations. Applied Energy, 177(2016), 570-578. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.05.142

163.NM. Han, Dan Zhao, J. U. Schulter, Ernest S. Goh, Performance evaluation of 3D printed miniature electromagnetic energy harvesters driven by air flow. Applied Energy, 178(2016), 672-680. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.06.103

164.D. Zhao, Z. Zhang, SH. Li, Corrigendum to Transient energy growth of acoustic disturbances in triggering self-sustained thermoacoustic oscillations Energy, 101(2016), 566-567. 10.1016/j.energy.2016.01.054

165.XY. Li and D. Zhao, Transient growth of acoustical energy associated with mitigating thermoacoustic oscillations Applied Energy, 169(2016), 481-490. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.01.060

166.XY. Li and D. Zhao, Unity Maximum transient energy growth of heat-driven acoustic oscillations Energy Conversion and Management, 116(2016), 1-10. 10.1016/j.enconman.2016.02.062

167.D. Zhao and XY. Li, Feedback control of self-sustained combustion oscillations ASME J. Engineering for Gas Turbine and Power, 138(2016), 061505. 10.1115/1.4031605


@ 2015


168.D. Zhao and L. Li, Effect of choked outlet on transient energy growth analysis of a thermoacoustic system, Applied Energy, 160(2015), 503-510. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.09.078

169.D. Zhao and L. Li, Prediction of stability behaviors of longitudinal and circumferential eigenmodes in a choked thermoacoustic combustor, Aerospace Science and Technology, 46(2015), 12-21. 10.1016/j.ast.2015.06.024

170.D. Zhao and W. Yang, Theoretical and experimental investigation of thermoacoustic transfer function, Applied Energy, 154(2015), 131-142. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.04.026

171.J. R. Hervas, D. Zhao and M. Reyhanoglu, Nonlinear Feedback control of self-sustained thermoacoustic oscillations, Aerospace Science and Technology, 41(2015), 209-215. Doi: 10.1016/j.ast.2014.12.026

172.D. Zhao and S. Li, Mitigation of premixed flame-sustained thermoacoustic oscillations using an electrical heater Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 86(2015), 309-318. 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2015.03.012

173.D. Zhao and S. Li Minimizing transient energy growth of nonlinear thermoacoustic oscillations, Int. J. Heat Mass Trans. 81(2015) 188-197. 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2014.10.023

174.D. Zhao and S. Li, Numerical Investigation of the Effect of Distributed Heat Sources on Heat-to-sound Conversion in a T-shaped Thermoacoustic System, Applied Energy 144(2015), 204-213. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.01.091

175.D. Zhao and C. Ji, Transient energy growth of acoustic disturbances in triggering self-sustained thermoacoustic oscillations Energy, 82(2015), 370-381. 10.1016/j.energy.2015.01.047

176.J. Hervas, and D. Zhao, and M. Reyhanoglu, Nonlinear feedback control of self-sustained thermoacoustic oscillations, Aerospace Science and Technology , 41(2015), 209-215. 10.1016/j.ast.2014.12.026

177.W. Yang, and D. Zhao, and J. Pan, Combustion process and entropy generation in a novel microcombustor with a block insert, Chemical Engineering Journal, 274(2015), 231-237. 10.1016/j.cej.2015.04.034

178.D. Zhao and L. Ang, Numerical and experimental investigation of the acoustic damping effect of single-layer perforated liners with joint bias-grazing flow Journal of Sound and Vibration, 342(2015) 152-167. 10.1016/j.jsv.2014.12.035

179.X. Li and D. Zhao, A review of acoustic dampers applied in Aerospace Industry, Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 74(2015) 114-130. 10.1016/j.paerosci.2014.12.003

180.X. Y. Li, D. Zhao and C. Ji, Effect of heat source on transient energy growth analysis of a thermoacoustic system  Energy Conversion and Management, 89(2015) 309-317. 10.1016/j.enconman.2014.09.075

181.D. Zhao and J. Khoo, Erratum: Rainwater- and air-driven 40 mm bladeless electromagnetic energy harvester, Applied Physics Letters, 105(2015) 229902. 10.1063/1.4902876

182.N. Han, and D. Zhao, Control of combustion instability with a tunable Helmholtz resonator, Aerospace Science and Technology, 41(2015), 55-62. 10.1016/j.ast.2014.12.011

183.L. Li, and D. Zhao, Prediction of stability behaviors of longitudinal and circumferential eigenmodes in a choked thermoacoustic combustor, Aerospace Science and Technology, 46(2015), 12-21. 10.1016/j.ast.2015.06.024


@ 2014


184.D. Zhao, Chenzhen, Ji, Shihuai Li, Performance of small-scale bladeless electromagnetic energy harvesters driven by air or water, Energy, 74(2014) 99-108.Doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2014.04.004

185.D. Zhao, Chenzhen, Ji, Shihuai Li, Thermodynamic measurement and analysis of dual-temperature Rijke-Zhao thermoacoustic oscillations for energy harvesting application, Energy, 65(2014), 517-526. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2013.10.078.

186.X. Li and D. Zhao, Feedback control of thermoacoustic oscillation transient growth of a premixed laminar flame, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 136(4), 2014, 2288. 10.1121/1.4900275

187.D. Zhao and E. Ega, Energy Harvesting from Self-Sustained Aeroelastic Limit Cycle Oscillations of Rectangular Wings, Applied Physics Letters 105(2014). 103903. Doi: 10.1063/1.4895457

188.D. Zhao and M. Reyhanoglu, Feedback control of flow disturbance transient growth in triggering thermoacoustic instability, Journal of Sound and Vibration 333(2014). 3639-3656. Doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2014.04.015

189.D. Zhao and C. Ji, Non-orthogonality analysis of thermoacoustic system with a premixed V-shaped flame, Energy Conversion and Management 85(2014), 102-111. Doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2014.05.060

190.C. Ji and D. Zhao, Lattice Boltzmann investigation of acoustic damping mechanism and performance of an in-duct circular orifice, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 135(6)(2014), 3243-3251. Doi: 10.1121/1.4876376

191.C. Ji and D. Zhao, Two-dimensional Lattice Boltzmann Investigation of Sound Absorption of Perforated Orifices with Different Geometric Shapes, Aerospace. Sci. Tech., (39)2014, 40-47. Doi: 10.1016/j.ast.2014.08.010

192.J. Li, J. Huang and D. Zhao, Experimental study of N-heptane/air combustion in meso-scale burners with porous media, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science. 52(2014), 47-58. Doi: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2013.08.021

193.S. Li, D. Zhao and J. Li, Combustion Instabilities in a Bifurcating Tube: Open- and Closed-loop Measurements, AIAA J.(2014) 52(11), 2513-2523. 10.2514/1.J052758

194.D. Zhao, Chenzhen, Ji, Lattice Boltzmann investigation of acoustic damping mechanism and performance of an in-duct orifice, Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 135(2014), 3243-3251. 10.1121/1.4876376


@ 2013


195.D. Zhao, Energy harvesting from a convection-driven Rijke-Zhao thermo-acoustic engine, Journal of Applied Physics, 112(2013) 114507. 10.1063/1.4767914

196.D. Zhao and J. Khoo, Rainwater- and air-driven 40 mm bladeless electromagnetic energy harvester, Applied Physics Letters 103(2013) 033904. Doi: 10.1063/1.4813907

197.D. Zhao and S. Li, Heat flux and acoustic power in a convection-driven T-shaped thermoacoustic system, Energy Conversion and Management, 75(2013) 336-347. Doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2013.06.028

198.D. Zhao, Thermoacoustic Instability of a laminar premixed flame in Rijke tube with a hydrodynamic region, Journal of Sound and Vibration 332(2013) 3419-3437. Doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2013.01.031

199.D. Zhao, Waste thermal energy harvesting from a convection-driven Rijke-Zhao thermo-acoustic-piezo system, Energy conversion and management, 66(2013) 87-97. Doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2012.09.025

200.X. Li, and D. Zhao, Experimental evaluation of anti-sound approach in damping self-sustained thermoacoustic oscillations, Journal of Applied Physics, 114(2013), 204903. 10.1063/1.4833238


@ 2012


201.D. Zhao, Transient Growth of flow disturbances in triggering a Rijke tube combustion instability, Combustion and Flame, 159(2012) 2126-2137. 10.1016/j.combustflame.2012.02.002

202.D. Zhao and Junwei Li, Feedback control of combustion instabilities using a Helmholtz resonator with an oscillating volume, Combustion Science and Technology.184(5)(2012), 694-716. 10.1080/00102202.2012.660224

203.Z. Zhong and D. Zhao, Time-domain characterization of acoustic damping of a perforated liner with bias flow, Journal of Acoustical America Society, 312(1) (2012), 271-281. 10.1121/1.4728197

204.J. Li, J. Huang and D. Zhao, Diffusion combustion of liquid Heptane in a small tube with and without heat recirculating, Combust. Sci. Tech. 184(2012), 1591-1607. 10.1080/00102202.2012.690673

205.D. Zhao, Nonlinear self-excited combustion oscillations of a premixed laminar flame, Applied Mechanics and Materials, 110-116 (2012) 1150-1154. DOI. /10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.110-116.1150

206.D. Zhao, Transmission loss analysis of a parallel-coupled Helmholtz resonator network, AIAA J., 50(6) (2012), 1339-1346. 10.2514/1.J051453


@ 2011


207.D. Zhao, A. S. Morgans, and A. P. Dowling, Tuned Passive Control of the Acoustic Damping of Perforated Liners, AIAA J. 49(4) (2011), 725-734. 10.2514/1.J050613

208.D. Zhao, Triggering of self-excited thermoacoustic oscillations in a Rijke tube with a premixed laminar flame, Journal of Acoustical Society of America 130(4)(2011) 2515. 10.1121/1.3655022

209.D. Zhao, A Real-time Plane-wave Decomposition Algorithm for Characterizing Perforated Liners Damping at Multiple Mode Frequencies, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129(3) (2011), 1084-1192. doi.org/10.1121/1.3533724


2005-2010@ University of Cambridge


210.D. Zhao and A. S. Morgans, Tuned Passive Control of Combustion Instabilities using Multiple Helmholtz resonators, Journal of Sound and Vibration 320 (2009) 744-757. 10.1016/j.jsv.2008.09.006

211.D. Zhao, C. A. Barrow, A. S. Morgans and J. Carrotte, Acoustic Damping of a Helmholtz resonator with an Oscillating Volume, AIAA Journal ,47(7) (2009) 1672-1679. 10.2514/1.39704