Publications by: Wenxian Lin

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Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2013) Direct numerical simulation of unsteady natural convection boundary layers on an evenly heated plate with time-varying heating flux. In: Proceedings of the 5th Asia Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics and 4th International Symposium on Computational Mechanics, pp. 1-8. From: APCOM and ISCM 2013: 5th Asia Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics and 4th International Symposium on Computational Mechanics, 11-14 December 2013, Singapore.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2013) Scalings for unsteady natural convection boundary layers on an evenly heated plate with time-dependent heating flux. Physical Review E (Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics), E88 (6). pp. 1-17.

Song, Xin, Gao, Wenfeng, Liu, Tao, Lin, Wenxian, Li, Ming, and Luo, Chuanxu (2013) The operational thermal performance of a simple passive solar house in winter: a case study in Kunming, China. International Journal of Green Energy, 10 (6). pp. 647-660.

Srinarayana, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, Wenxian (2013) Behaviour of laminar plane fountains with a parabolic inlet velocity profile in a homogeneous fluid. International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 67. pp. 87-95.

Ma, Fangfang, Gao, Wenfeng, Liu, Tao, Lin, Wenxian, and Li, Ming (2013) An experimental study on the impacts of key parameters of all-glass evacuated tubes on the thermal performances of all-glass evacuated tube solar water heaters. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 5. pp. 1-14.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2012) Unified Prandtl number scaling for start-up and fully developed natural-convection boundary layers for both Pr ≳1 and Pr ≳1 fluids with isothermal heating. Physical Review E, 86 (6). pp. 1-10.

Gao, Wenfeng, Lin, Wenxian, Liu, Tao, and Armfield, Steven (2012) Onset of asymmetry and three-dimensionality in transitional round fountains in a linearly stratified fluid. In: Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, pp. 1-4. From: 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December 2012, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.

Mahmud, H., Hill, B., Gao, W., Lin, W., He, Y., and Armfield, S.W. (2012) PIV study on the interaction of triple transitional round fountains in a homogeneous fluid. In: Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, pp. 1-4. From: 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December 2012, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.

Mahmud, H., Lin, Wenxian, Gao, Wenfeng, He, Yinghe, and Armfield, S.W. (2012) Direct numerical simulation of interaction of twin transitional fountains in a homogeneous fluid. In: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computational Methods (ICCM 2012), pp. 1-8. From: 4th International Conference on Computational Methods (ICCM 2012), 25-28 NOV 2012, Gold Coast, Australia.

Ma, Fang-fang, Gao, Wen-feng, Liu, Tao, and Lin, Wen-xian (2012) Experimental study on the influence of the absorptance of the selective absorbing coating on the thermal performance of all-glass evacuated tubes. Journal of Yunnan Normal University, 32 (4). pp. 17-22.

Zhang, Lei, Liu, Tao, Gao, Wenfeng, and Lin, Wenxian (2012) Comparison of performance of four commonly-used turbulence models in numerically simulating two-dimensional backward-facing step turbulent flows. Journal of Yunnan Normal University, 32 (4). pp. 8-16.

Wei, Shengxian, Li, Ming, Lin, Wenxian, Ji, Xu, Yu, Qiongfen, Luo, Xi, and Long, Xing (2012) Mass area ratio of solar hot water systems integrated with so[u]th-facade of high-rise residential buildings. Acta Energiae Solaris Sinica, 33 (4). pp. 663-669.

Ding, Xiang, Xu, Ling, Gao, Wen-feng, Liu, Tao, and Lin, Wen-xian (2012) Research progress in the numerical simulation to the manufacturing of GaN-based materials. Journal of Yunnan Normal University, 32 (1). pp. 25-30.

Liu, Tao, Lin, Wenxian, Gao, Wenfeng, and Armfield, Steven W. (2012) Onset asymmetry and three-dimensionality in transitional round fountains in homogeneous fluid. In: Proceedings of the 23rd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, pp. 1-2. From: ICTAM 2012: 23rd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 19-24 August 2012, Beijing, China.

Mahmud, Hasan, Hill, Blair, Gao, Wenfeng, Lin, Wenxian, He, Yinghe, and Armfield, Steven (2012) PIV Study of behavior of interaction of twin fountains in homogenous fluid. In: Proceedings of the 23rd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, pp. 1-2. From: ICTAM 2012: 23rd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 19-24 August 2012, Beijing, China.

Ding, Xiang, Gao, Wenfeng, Liu, Tao, and Lin, Wenxian (2011) Thermal performance of solar water heater hanged on balcony wall with separate pressure bearing. Transactions of the CSAE (Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering), 27 (10). pp. 233-237.

Liu, Xueping, Gao, Wenfeng, Xu, Ling, Lin, Wenxian, Ding, Xiang, Dai, Wei, and Liu, Tao (2011) Comparative study on the two testing methods to obtain the heat gain for flat-plate solar water heaters with vertical storage tanks. Journal of Yunnan Normal University, 31 (4). pp. 36-40.

Ding, Xiang, Lin, Wenxian, Xu, Ling, Gao, Wenfeng, and Liu, Tao (2011) The research and applications of heat-pipe-type evacuated tubes and solar collectors. Journal of Yunnan Normal University, 31 (4). pp. 41-49.

Wei, Shengxian, Sun, Yanlin, Li, Ming, Lin, Wenxian, Zhao, Derong, Shi, Youming, and Yang, Huimin (2011) Indoor thermal environment evaluations and parametric analyses in naturally ventilated buildings in dry season using a field survey and PMVe-PPDe model. Building and Environment, 46 (6). pp. 1275-1283.

Williamson, Nicholas, Armfield, Steven W., and Lin, Wenxian (2011) Forced turbulent fountain flow behaviour. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 671. pp. 535-558.

Gao, Wenfeng, Liu, Tao, Lin, Wenxian, and Luo, Chuanxu (2011) Numerical study on mixing characteristics of hot water inside the storage tank of a solar system with different inlet velocities of the supply cold water. Procedia Environmental Sciences, 11. pp. 1153-1163.

Bednarz, Tomasz P., Lin, Wenxian, and Saha, Suvash (2010) Scaling of thermo-magnetic convection. In: Proceedings of the 13th Asian Congress on Fluid Mechanics, pp. 1-3. From: ACFM 2010 13th Asian Congress on Fluid Mechanics, 17-21 December 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Wei, Shengxian, Li, Ming, Ji, Xu, Lin, Wenxian, Zheng, Tufeng, Li, Guoliang, and Luo, Xi (2010) Aspect ratio and spacing optimization of a solar flat-plate collector unit. Transactions of the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering (CSAE), 26 (11). pp. 225-230.

Wang, Liuling, Xu, Yongfeng, Li, Ming, Xiang, Ming, Wang, Yunfeng, Lin, Wenxian, and Wei, Shengxian (2010) The experimental study of trough concentrating solar photovoltaic/thermal system. Acta Energiae Solaris Sinica, 31 (9). pp. 1154-1160.

He, Yun, Liu, Tao, Lin, Wen-xian, Luo, Chuan-xu, and Gao, Wen-feng (2010) Temperature field analysis of solar chimney. Journal of Wuhan University of Technology, 32 (14). pp. 174-178.

Williamson, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, Wenxian (2010) Transition behaviour of weak turbulent fountains. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 655. pp. 306-326.

Wei, Shengxian, Li, Ming, Lin, Wenxian, and Sun, Yanlin (2010) Parametric studies and evaluations of indoor thermal environment in wet season using a field survey and PMV–PPD method. Energy and Buildings, 42 (6). pp. 799-806.

Srinarayana, N., Williamson, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, Wenxian (2010) Line fountain behavior at low-Reynolds number. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 53 (9-10). pp. 2065-2073.

Srinarayana, N., Armfield, S.W., Behnia, M., and Lin, Wenxian (2010) Critical Froude number for transition from a steady to an unsteady fountain injected into a homogeneous fluid. In: Proceedings of the 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, pp. 1-3. From: 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 5-9 December 2010, Auckland, New Zealand.

Williamson, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, Wenxian (2010) Entrainment in turbulent fountain flow. In: Proceedings of the 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, pp. 1-4. From: 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 5-9 December 2010, Auckland, New Zealand.

Ievers, Simon, and Lin, Wenxian (2009) Numerical simulation of three-dimensional flow dynamics in a hot water storage tank. Applied Energy, 86 (12). pp. 2604-2614.

Bednarz, Tomasz P., Lin, Wenxian, Patterson, John C., Lei, Chengwang, and Armfield, Steven W. (2009) Scaling for unsteady thermo-magnetic convection boundary layer of paramagnetic fluids of Pr > 1 in micro-gravity conditions. International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 30 (6). pp. 1157-1170.

Wei, Shengxian, Li, Ming, and Lin, Wenxian (2009) Field survey and analysis of student flat indoor thermal environment in Winter. In: Proceedings of 2009 International Conference on Energy and Environmental Technology (ICEET2009) (1), pp. 168-171. From: 2009 International Conference on Energy and Environmental Technology (ICEET2009), 16-18 October, 2009, Guilin, Guangxi, China.

Patterson, John C., Lei, Chengwang, Armfield, Steve W., and Lin, Wenxian (2009) Scaling of unsteady natural convection boundary layers with a non-instantaneous initiation. International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 48 (10). pp. 1843-1852.

Lin, Wenxian, Armfield, S.W., Patterson, J.C., and Lei, Chengwang (2009) Prandtl number scaling of unsteady natural convection boundary layers for Pr>1 fluids under isothermal heating. Physical Review E (Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics), 79 (6).

Srinarayana, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, W.X. (2009) Impinging plane fountains in a homogeneous fluid. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 52. pp. 2614-2623.

Srinarayana, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, Wenxian (2009) Laminar plane fountains impinging on a ceiling with an opposing heat flux. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 52. pp. 4545-4552.

Bednarz, Tomasz, Kaneda, Masayuki, Lin, Wenxian, and Dranga, Octavian (2009) Scaling of unsteady magnetic convection boundary layer growth for Pr>1 fluids. In: Proceedings of 46th National Heat Transfer Symposium, pp. 689-690. From: 46th National Heat Transfer Symposium, 2 - 4 June 2009, Kyoto, Japan.

Williamson, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, W. (2008) Direct numerical simulation of turbulent intermediate Froude number fountain flow. ANZIAM Journal, 50. pp. 16-30.

Williamson, N., Srinarayana, N., Armfield, S.W., McBain, G.D., and Lin, W. (2008) Low-Reynolds-number fountain behaviour. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 608. pp. 297-317.

Luo, Chuan-xu, Lin, Wen-xian, Liu, Tao, Gao, Wen-feng, Li, Ming, Ma, Yu, and Zheng, Qin-hong (2008) Direct numerical simulation and analysis of transitional fountain flows. Journal of Hydrodynamics, 23 (3). pp. 244-255.

Srinarayana, N., McBain, G.D., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, W.X. (2008) Height and stability of laminar plane fountains in a homogeneous fluid. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51. pp. 4717-4727.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2008) Onset of entrainment in transitional round fountains. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51. pp. 5226-5237.

Lin, Wenxian, Armfield, S.W., and Patterson, J.C. (2008) Unsteady natural convection boundary-layer flow of a linearly-stratified fluid with Pr < 1 on an evenly heated semi-infinite vertical plate. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51. pp. 327-343.

Lin, Wenxian, Armfield, S.W., and Patterson, J.C. (2007) Direct simulation of transitional plane fountains in a homogeneous fluid. ANZIAM Journal, 48. pp. 692-708.

Williamson, N., Srinarayana, N., Armfield, S.W., McBain, G., and Lin, W. (2007) Characterisation of Low Reynolds Number Fountain Behaviour. In: Proceedings of the Sixteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, pp. 699-703. From: 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December 2007, Gold Coast, Australia.

Srinarayana, N., Armfield, S.W., and Lin, W.X. (2007) Numerical simulation of free-fountains in a homogeneous fluid. In: Proceedings of the 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, pp. 856-861. From: 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December 2007, Gold Coast, Australia.

Gao, Wenfeng, Lin, Wenxian, Liu, Tao, and Xia, Chaofeng (2007) An experimental study on the heat storage performances of polyalcohols NPG, TAX, PE, and AMPD and their mixtures as solid-solid phase-change materials for solar energy applications. International Journal of Green Energy, 4 (2). pp. 301-311.

Lin, Wenxian, Armfield, S.W., and Patterson, John C. (2007) Cooling of a Pr<1 fluid in a rectangular container. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 574. pp. 85-108.

Gao, Wenfeng, Lin, Wenxian, Liu, Tao, and Xia, Chaofeng (2007) Analytical and experimental studies on the thermal performance of cross-corrugated and flat-plate solar air heaters. Applied Energy, 84. pp. 425-441.

Armfield, S.W., Patterson, John C., and Lin, Wenxian (2007) Scaling investigation of the natural convection boundary layer on an evenly heated plate. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 50 (7-8). pp. 1592-1602.

Liu, Tao, Lin, Wenxian, Gao, Wenfeng, and Xia, Chaofeng (2007) A comparative study of the thermal performances of cross-corrugated and V-groove solar air collectors. International Journal of Green Energy, 4 (4). pp. 427-451.

Liu, Tao, Lin, Wenxian, Gao, Wenfeng, Luo, Chuanxu, Li, Ming, Zheng, Qinhong, and Xia, Chaofeng (2007) A parametric study on the thermal performance of a solar air collector with a v-groove absorber. International Journal of Green Energy, 4. pp. 601-622.

Liu, Tao, Lin, Wenxian, Xia, Chaofeng, Graham, A.L., Ingber, M.S., Abbott, J.R., and Leggoe, J.W. (2006) Boundary-element simulation of hydrodynamic interaction of two smooth spheres suspended in an unbounded Couette flow. Applied Energy, 83 (9). pp. 975-988.

Lin, Wenxian, Yi, Jidong, Graham, A.L., Liu, Tao, Xia, Chaofeng, Ingber, M.S., Leggoe, J.W., and Abbott, J.R. (2006) Boundary-element method simulation of the impact of bounding walls on the dynamics of a particle group freely moving in a wide-gap Couette flow. Applied Energy, 83 (7). pp. 669-680.

Srinarayana, N., Lin, W., McBain, G.D., and Armfield, S.W. (2006) Direct simulation of impinging plane fountains in a homogeneous fluid. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Heat Transfer Conference. From: 13th International Heat Transfer Conference, 13-18 August 2006, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Lin, W., and Armfield, S.W. (2006) Direct simulation of transitional axisymmetric fountains in a homogeneous environment. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Heat Transfer Conference. From: 13th International Heat Transfer Conference, 13-18 August 2006, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Lin, Wenxian, Gao, Wenfeng, and Liu, Tao (2006) A parametric study on the thermal performance of cross-corrugated solar air collectors. Applied Thermal Engineering, 26 (10). pp. 1043-1053.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2005) Unsteady natural convection on an evenly heated vertical plate for Prandtl number Pr<1. Physical Review E (Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics), 72 (6). 066309-1.

Lin, Wenxian, and Liu, Tao (2005) Progress on direct numerical simulation of weak negatively buoyant jets. Journal of Hydrodynamics, 20 (6). pp. 694-707.

Lin, W., Graham, A.L., Ingber, M.S., Abbott, J.R., and Leggoe, J.W. (2005) Hydrodynamic interaction of two neutrally-buoyant smooth spheres suspended in plane Poiseuille flow: the BEM simulations versus the MoR approximations. Computational Mechanics, 36 (4). pp. 307-319.

Yin, Y., Chalhovb, N., Zhang, L., Scott, D., Lin, W., Summers, N., Dey, C., Burie, D., and Vodenitcharova, T. (2005) Evacuated non-tubular solar thermal collectors. In: Proceedings of the 43rd Australian & New Zealand Solar Energy Society Conference, pp. 1-5. From: 43rd Australian & New Zealand Solar Energy Society Conference, 28-30 November 2005, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, SW (2005) Long-term behaviour of cooling fluid in a vertical cylinder. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 48. pp. 53-66.

Armfield, S.W., McBain, G.D., Lin, W., and Jiracheewanun, S. (2005) Natural convection boundary layers on evenly heated plates. In: Proceedings of the 8th Australasian Heat & Mass Transfer Conference, pp. 1-6. From: 8th Australasian Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, 26-29 July 2005, Perth, WA, Australia.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, Steven (2005) Scaling analysis and simulation of natural convection cooling of fluid with Pr < 1 in a rectangular container. In: Proceedings of the 8th Australasian Heat & Mass Transfer Conference, pp. 1-4. From: 8th Australasian Heat & Mass Transfer Conference, 26-29 July 2005, Perth, WA, Australia.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, SW (2005) Scaling laws for unsteady natural convection cooling of fluid with Prandtl number less than one in a vertical cylinder. Physical Review E (Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics), 72 (1). 016306.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2004) Scaling analysis and direct simulation of unsteady natural convection cooling of fluid with Pr < 1 in a vertical cylinder. In: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference 2004, pp. 1-4. From: Fifteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference 2004, 13-17 December 2004, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2004) Long-term behavior of cooling fluid in a rectangular container. Physical Review E (Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics), 69 (5). 056315-1.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2004) Direct simulation of fountains with intermediate Froude and Reynolds numbers. ANZIAM Journal, 45. pp. 66-77.

Behnia, M., Lin, W., and McBain, G.D. (2004) Proceedings of the 15th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. In: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, - . From: Fifteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 13-17 December, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Lin, W., and Armfield, S.W. (2003) The Reynolds and Prandtl number dependence of weak fountains. Computational Mechanics, 31 (5). pp. 379-389.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S.W. (2002) Weak fountains in a stratified fluid. Physical Review E (Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics), 66 (6). 066308-1.

Morgan, P.L., Armfield, S.W., Lin, Wenxian, and Patterson, J.C. (2002) Direct numerical simulation of boundary layer start-up on semi-infinite vertical flat plates for buoyant and non-buoyant flows. Computational Fluid Dynamics Journal, 11 (1). pp. 18-26.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, SW (2001) Natural convection cooling of rectangular and cylindrical containers. International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 22. pp. 72-81.

Lin, Wenxian, and Armfield, S. W. (2000) Direct simulation of weak axisymmetric fountains in a homogeneous fluid. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 403. pp. 67-88.

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