Vol 36, No 4, December 2018

The environmental impact of solid-state materials working in an active caloric refrigerator compared to a vapor compression cooler


Ciro Aprea, Adriana Greco, Angelo Maiorino, Claudia Masselli

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360401

Thermal radiation impact on boundary layer dissipative flow of magneto-nanofluid over an exponentially stretching sheet


Syed M. Hussain, Rohit Sharma, Gauri S. Seth, Manas R. Mishra

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360402

Experimental investigation and statistical analysis of operational parameters on temperature rise in rock drilling


Vijay K. Shankar, Bijay M. Kunar, Chivukula S. Murthy

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360403

Thermodynamic performance analysis and simulation test of composite thermal insulation wall


Yi Hu, Changbing Chen

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360404

Simulation of flameless combustion of diesel oil


Jamil Al Asfar, Zayed Hamamre, Rami Owais

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360405

Sensitivity analysis and thermal performance optimization of evacuated U-tube solar collector using genetic algorithm


Hamid R. Moslemi, Mohammad M. Keshtkar

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360406

Characteristics of heat flow and geothermal fields in Ruidian, Western Yunnan Province, China


Junjie Ba, Chuntian Su, Yanqing Li, Shuiyun Tu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360407

Indoor investigation and numerical analysis of PV cells temperature regulation using coupled PCM/Fins


Abdulmunem R. Abdulmunem, Jalal M. Jalil

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360408

An experimental investigation on the efficiency of snail entry in vortex tube fed low inlet air pressure to reduce temperature of low pressure air


Wasan Naksanee, Ratthasak Prommas

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360409

Economic analysis and optimization of energy technology based on the matrix model thermoeconomics theory


Liang Chen

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360410

Analysis of the calculated and experimental dependencies of the combustion of coal dust on the basis of a new methodological base of theoretical studies of heat exchange processes


Evgeniy V. Toropov, Konstantin V. Osintsev, Sergei V. Aliukov

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360411

Role of chemiluminescence and radius of curvature in the stabilization of methane/helium lifted flames


Narayan P. Sapkal

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360412

Winter energy consumption in reading space of green library in cold regions


Jiwei Li, Qiong Guan, Hui Yang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360413

Determination of moisture diffusivity and activation energy in the convective drying of fish


Clement Adekunle Komolafe, Iyiola Olusola Oluwaleye, Akinfoye O. Daniel Adejumo, Mufutau Adekojo Waheed, Sidikat Ibiyemi Kuye

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360414

Determination of a Hopf bifurcation of natural convection in a symmetric heated square cavity


Djoubeir Debbah, Omar Kholai, Abdelkader Filali

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360415

Analysis on thermodynamic performance of ancient pagodas considering flow heat transfer properties


Wei Liu, Sheliang Wang, Tao Yang, Yuan Zhou

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360416

Impact of the grooves on the enhancement of heat transfer in an annular space of a rotor-stator


Attou Youcef, Dellil A. Zineddine, Meghdir Abed

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360417

Numerical investigations of flow and heat transfer enhancement in a semicircle zigzag corrugated channel using nanofluids


Raheem K. Ajeel, Wan S. W. Salim, Khalid Hasnan

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360418

Critical liquid-carrying model for horizontal gas well


Shuangquan Liu, Xiongxiong Wang, Li Li, Jianshe Feng, Ruiquan Liao, Xiuwu Wang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360419

Experimental study of aero-thermal heat sink performances subjected to impinging air flow


Abdelillah A. Belarbi, M'hamed Beriache, Ahmed Bettahar

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360420

Passive cooling influencing factors and formation mechanism analysis of the street space in Huizhou traditional dwellings


Bin Zheng, Jieli Sui

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360421

Experimental study of the performance of an earth to air heat exchanger located in arid zone during the summer period


Omar Hamdi, Abdelhafid Brima, Nouredine Moummi, Hamza Nebbar

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360422

Monthly fresh water yield analysis of three solar desalination units a comparative study in the south Algeria climatic condition


Houcine Moungar, Ahmed Azzi, Youcef Sahli, Abdelkarim Haida

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360423

A novel prediction model for the degree of rescue safety in mine thermal dynamic disasters based on fuzzy analytical hierarchy process and extreme learning machine


Jun Guo, Yin Liu, Xiaojiao Cheng, Hao Yan, Yaqi Xu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360424

Development of copper alloy by microwave hybrid heating technique and its characterization


Shashank L. Marahadige, Srinath M. Sridharmurthy, Amarendra H. Jayraj, Ulavathi S. Mahabaleshwar, Giulio Lorenzini, Enrico Lorenzini

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360425

Heat transfer enhancement with nanofluids: A review of recent applications and experiments


Izza A. Ismail, Mohd Z. Yusoff, Firas B. Ismail, Prem Gunnasegaran

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360426

Coupled heat and moisture transfer features of typical external thermal insulation systems


Yang Wang, Xiaoyu Hu, Shiyong Wu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360427

Three-dimensional MHD flow and heat transfer in a channel with internal obstacle


Alessandro Tassone, Luciano Gramiccia, Gianfranco Caruso

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360428

Numerical study of forced convection heat transfer in an oscillating lid driven cavity with heated top wall


Jagadeesh V. Indukuri, Ranjith Maniyeri

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360429

Establishment and optimization of fluid pipe network models based on topological analysis algorithm


Peng Cheng, Jinhua Zhang, Dan Bai

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360430

Thermal performance of wavy finned absorber solar air heater


Abhishek Priyam, Prabha Chand

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360431

Similarity and numerical solutions for the Lévêque problem of boundary layer heat and mass transfer in Hagen-Poiseuille flow


Ali Belhocine, Oday I. Abdullah

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360432

Thermal analysis kinetics of Tartary buckwheat flour


Haiyan Huang, Jilin Li, Hong Liu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360433

Steady state pressure driven fluid flow in a cylindrical tube filled with bidisperse porous medium


Basant K. Jha, Muhammad K. Musa

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360434

Soret effect on transient magnetohydrodynamic nanofluid flow past a vertical plate through a porous medium with second order chemical reaction and thermal radiation


Amit Kumar, Ramayan Singh, Gauri Shanker Seth, Rajat Tripathi

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360435

Simulation and prediction of urban heat island effect of urban high-speed rail construction


Hong Jiao, Yachun Fang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360436

Effect of jet width and momentum coefficient of active control over NACA0012 airfoil using synthetic jet


Mohamed C. Saadi, Lakhdar Bahi

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360437

Radiative boundary-layer flow of an MHD Maxwell fluid with non-linear chemical reaction and heat source in a permeable channel


Amit Parmar, Shalini Jain

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360438

Critical gas velocity prediction for vortex drainage gas wells


Zhao Zhang, Ruiquan Liao, Peng Fu, Yubin Su, Wei Luo, Dingxue Zhang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360439

Two phase heat transfer and flow regimes of R-134a and R-410A during condensation in horizontal micro-fin tubes


Rajeev Kukreja, Sanjeev Jain, Radhey Sham Aggarwal

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360440

Thermodynamic performance analysis and flammability study of various new ozone friendly non azeotropic refrigerant mixtures as alternatives to replace R22 used in residential air conditioners


Sharmas Vali Shaik, Talanki Puttaranga Ashok Babu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360441

Rural household energy consumption behavior with neural network approach: A case study


Sheng Cheng, Xiongbiao Xie, Giedon Kwaku Minua Ampofo, Jiping Chu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360442

Numerical simulation of heat transfer over a flat plate with a triangular vortex generator


Morteza Bayareh, Amireh Nourbakhsh, Mohammad Erfan Khadivar

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360443

Heat transfer measurement in rectangular channel with detach ribs by liquid crystal thermography


Sibendra Kumar Gharai, Apurba Layek

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360444

Optimization of deployment pattern parameters of horizontal well fracturing in tight oil reservoirs


Linjing Xu, Guoyong Wang, Tianyu Liu, Naizhen Liu, Shicheng Zhang, Tingshuai Zhang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360445

Double diffusive MHD Casson fluid flow in a non-Darcy porous medium with Newtonian heating and thermo-diffusion effects


Gauri Shanker Seth, Rajan Kumar, Rajat Tripathi, Arnab Bhattacharyya

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.360446