Invited Talks

The plenary talks, keynote talks and invited talks from our team include:


  1. Huangwei Zhang, combustion limits of ammonia/hydrogen fuel blends, 19th OpenFOAM Workshop (OFW 2024), Peking University, Beijing, PR China, June 24-28, 2024. 
  2. Huangwei Zhang, Oblique detonations in hydrocarbon fuel sprays. Mini-symposium “Detonations in Liquid-Fuel Sprays: Recent Progress and Open Questions” (organized by Prof A. Poludenko and Prof Hai Wang), 19th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, Kyoto, Japan, May 7–10, 2024.
  3. Huangwei Zhang, Eulerian-Lagrangian Modelling of Dilute and Moderately Dense Two-Phase Compressible Reactive Flows. The 7th Symposium on Computational Marine Hydrodynamics (CMHL). Shanghai Jiaotong University, January 27, 2024.
  4. Huangwei Zhang, Wedge-stabilized Oblique Detonation in n-dodecane Spray. International Workshop on Intensive Loading and Its Effects, Beijing Institute of Technology, Dec.29~Dec.30, 2023
  5. Huangwei Zhang, Numerical insights of hydrogen/ammonia cool flames under engine relevant conditions. Green Ocean Technology and International Education – Green and Low-Carbon Energy/Marine Power and Digitalization Sub-Forum. Harbin Engineering University, Sanya, Hainan, China, 10 December 2023.
  6. Huangwei Zhang, Structure and dynamics of n-heptane droplet/vapour/air detonation. 2023 Silk Road International Symposium on the Cooperation and Integration of Industry, Education, Research and Application of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China, 14th December 2023.
  7. Huangwei Zhang, Shumeng Xie, Emission and stability characteristics of partially cracked ammonia/air flames. International Symposium of Explosions and Reactive Flows. Beijing Institute of Technology, 26-27 August 2023.
  8. Huangwei Zhang, Emission and flame stability of partially cracked ammonia and air premixtures. The Decarbon International Conference, Chongqing University, China, 14-16 July 2023.
  9. Huangwei Zhang, Spray detonation for propulsion: fundamental and applications. 40 under 40: e-lecture series on combustion, Belgian Section of the Combustion Institute, 26th May 2023.
  10. Huangwei Zhang, Simulations of liquid fuel spray detonations, China Space Conference, 24th April, 2023, Hefei, Anhui Province, China.
  11. Huangwei Zhang, Mechanism and prediction of lithium-ion battery under abused conditions. Global Seminar Series, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Chongqing University, 2 January 2023.
  12. Huangwei Zhang, OpenFOAM-based modelling of lithium-ion battery for electric car applications. The OpenSDV Technical Meeting, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 24 December 2022.
  13. Huangwei Zhang, Simulation of liquid n-heptane/air spray detonations, AIAA Tennessee Section Monthly Seminar, USA, 30 September 2022.
  14. Huangwei Zhang, Simulations of detonative combustion in gas-droplet two-phase media, NUS Math Department Seminar, Singapore, 14th September, 2022.
  15. Huangwei Zhang, Forced ignition and propagation of ethanol spray flame, The 2nd International Workshop on Unsteady Combustion, 19-20 August 2022, Beihang University, Beijing, China.
  16. Huangwei Zhang, Pulsating propagation and extinction hydrogen detonations by ultrafine water sprays. 21st IACM Computational Fluids Conference (CFC 2021), Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, October 17-20, 2021.
  17. Huangwei Zhang, Combustion Mode and Wave Multiplicity in Rotating Detonative Combustion with Separate Reactant Injection. School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Zhejiang University, December 15, 2020.
  18.  Yong Xu, Huangwei Zhang, Propagation and extinction of hydrogen/air detonation with fine water mists, International Symposium on Explosions and Reactive Flows, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China, September 26-27, 2020.
  19. Huangwei Zhang, Modelling blow-off dynamics of gas turbine flames, The 2nd International Workshop on Near-Limit Flames, Beijing, China, July 27-28, 2019.
  20. Huangwei Zhang, Modelling n-Heptane Dilute Spray Flames Piloted with Hydrogen under Supersonic Combustion Condition, The 8th International Symposium on Physics of Fluids, Xi’an, China, 10th June, 2019.
    19. Huangwei Zhang, LES/CMC Modelling of Extinction Dynamics in Gas Turbine Combustion, Clean Combustion Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), 18th February, 2019.
  21. Huangwei Zhang, Modelling Ignition and Propagation of Turbulent Methane Jet Flames. China-Singapore Symposium on Advances in Computational Mechanics, 6th-8th December, 2018, Wuhan, China.
  22. Huangwei Zhang, Effects of Oscillating Total Pressure Conditions on Combustion Instability in Rotating Detonation Engines. 2018 International Workshop on Detonation for Propulsion, Xi’an, China, September 9-13, 2018.
  23. Huangwei Zhang, Modelling flame ignition and propagation: from laminar to turbulent combustion, College of Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China, 18th July, 2018.
  24. Huangwei Zhang, Modelling flame ignition and propagation: from laminar to turbulent combustion, School of Aeronautic Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China, 18th July, 2018.
  25. Huangwei Zhang, Extinction in Turbulent Non-premixed Swirling Flames, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, College of Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China, 19th April, 2017.
  26. Huangwei Zhang, Extinction in Turbulent Non-premixed Swirling Flames, Institute of Engineering Thermo-physics, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China, 17th April, 2017.
  27. Huangwei Zhang, Extinction in Turbulent Non-premixed Swirling Flames, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA, 25th April, 2017.
  28. Huangwei Zhang, Extinction in Turbulent Non-premixed Swirling Flames, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, 24th March, 2017.
  29. Huangwei Zhang, Extinction in Turbulent Non-premixed Swirling Flames, School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2nd November, 2016.
  30. Huangwei Zhang, Extinction in Turbulent Non-premixed Swirling Flames, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, 8th August, 2016.
  31. Huangwei Zhang, Prediction of Blow-off Conditions and Dynamics of Swirl Non-premixed Flames Using LES/CMC Modeling. 2015 ERCOFTAC Osborne Reynolds Student Award Day, University of Manchester, 7 July, 2015.
  32. Huangwei Zhang, Large Eddy Simulations and Conditional Moment Closure Modeling of Local Extinction and Blow-off in Swirl-Stabilized Non-premixed Combustion, School of Engineering, University of Warwick, 3rd October 2014.