Refereed Journal Papers
(corresponding author: asterisk *; PhD students / post-doctoral scholars: underlined)

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  1. Shumeng Xie, Huangwei Zhang, Existence and chemistry of stretched ammonia/hydrogen weak flames at elevated pressures. Combustion and Flame. Accepted and In Press.
  2. Xiaolei Hu, Huilin Li, Huangwei Zhang, Shangpeng Li, Chuanhua Xu, Nenggang Xie, Numerical study of head-on collisions between two glass microsphere droplets. International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow. 2024/04/15.
  3. Yong Xu, Huangwei Zhang*, Hydrogen explosion and detonation mitigation by water sprays: a mini review. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 66 (2024) 242-257.
  4. Shangpeng Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Analysis of two interactive burning droplets with different temperatures. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 986 (2024) A35-1. doi:10.1017/jfm.2024.265.
  5. Pikai Zhang, Huangwei Zhang*, Instabilities of a circular moderately dense particle cloud impacted by an incident shock. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 174 (2024) 104787.
  6. Qingyang Meng*, Chao Xu, Liangqi Zhang, Huangwei Zhang, Simulations of n-dodecane/oxygen/nitrogen cellular detonations. Acta Astronautica. 218 (2024) 221-231.
  7. Yongqiang Li*, Huangwei Zhang, Runming Yao, Ziqiao Li, Development on risk assessment model of urban ventilation based on COVID-19 pollution——A case study of an innovation base in Chongqing. Building and Environment, 254 (2024) 111373. 255 (2024) 111431.
  8. Binchuan You, Shangpeng Li*, Hongtao Zheng, Shuying Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Numerical investigation of nanosecond plasma-assisted ignition in blast furnace gas. Fuel. 365 (2024) 131244.
  9. Yongqiang Li*, Runming Yao, Huangwei Zhang, Chenqiu Du, Exploring on the prediction model of human skin temperature and rectal temperature under heat stress. Building and Environment, 254 (2024) 111373.
  10. Shengnan Li, Juntang Zhang, Shumeng Xie, Ke Gao, Huangwei Zhang*, Autoignition of methane/coal particle/air mixture under constant-volume conditions. Combustion and Flame, 258 (2023) 113111.
  11. Fang Wang, Chunsheng Weng, Huangwei Zhang*, Semi-confined layered kerosene/air two-phase detonations bounded by nitrogen gas. Combustion and Flame, 258 (2023) 113104.
  12. Zijun Wang, Xiaolong Gou, Huangwei Zhang*, Explosion limit of hydrogen/oxygen mixture with water vapor addition. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 2023, Accepted and In Press.
  13. Pikai Zhang, Huangwei Zhang*, Yun Feng Zhang, Kinetic studies of ignition of coal char particle suspension in hot air. Fuel. 357 (2024) 129977.
  14. Yan Ding, Li Lu, Huangwei Zhang*, Battery material thermal instability and side reaction for lithium-ion battery thermal runaway: A short review. Functional Materials Letter. 16 (2023) 2340010.
  15. Pikai Zhang, Huangwei Zhang*, Yun Feng Zhang, Shangpeng Li, Qingyang Meng. Modeling particle collisions in moderately dense curtain impacted by an incident shock wave. Physics of Fluids. 35, 023327 (2023).
  16. Xiaoyu Xu, Yumei Wang*, Li Lu, Huangwei Zhang*, Impedance analysis of PEG plasticized PEO-based composite polymer electrolytes for sodium-ion batteries. Functional Materials Letter. 16 (2023).
  17. Enhui Liu, Jinghe Lu, Chenyang Cao, Xiao Liu, Hongtao Zheng, Huangwei Zhang*, Analysis of flame instability in low-emission tower-type gas turbine combustor with multi-stage methane injection. Fuel. 344 (2023) 128108.
  18. Xiongbin Jia, Yong Xu, Hongtao Zheng, Huangwei Zhang*, Direct detonation initiation in hydrogen/air mixture: effects of compositional gradient and hotspot condition. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 970 (2023) A22.
  19. Shangpeng Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Chung K Law, Analysis of evaporation and autoignition of droplet clouds with a unit cell model considering transient evaporating boundary layer. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 214 (2023) 124239.
  20. Xiaoyu Xu, Yumei Wang*, Qiang Yi, Xinyu Wang, Ramon Alberto Paredes Camacho, Hans Kungl, Ruediger Eichel, Li Lu, Huangwei Zhang*, Ion Conduction in Composite Polymer Electrolytes: Potential Electrolytes for Sodium-Ion Batteries. Accepted by ChemSusChem. 2023. [Invited Review]
  21. Hongbo Guo, Qingyang Meng, Yong Xu, Huangwei Zhang*, Autoignition of two-phase n-heptane/air mixtures behind an oblique shock: Insights into spray oblique detonation initiation. Combustion and Flame. 256 (2023) 112992.
  22. Shangpeng Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Chung K. Law, Gas-phase transient effects on droplet evaporation and ignition. Combustion and Flame. 254 (2023) 112840.
  23. Yong Xu, Pikai Zhang, Qingyang Meng, Shangpeng Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Transmission of hydrogen detonation across a curtain of dilute inert particles. Combustion and Flame. 254 (2023) 112834.
  24. Qiang Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Spark-ignited kernel dynamics in fine ethanol sprays and their relations with minimum ignition energy. Combustion and Flame. 249 (2023) 112622.
  25. Qingyang Meng, Majie Zhao, Yong Xu, Huangwei Zhang*, Structure and dynamics of spray detonation in n-heptane droplet / vapor / air mixtures. Combustion and Flame. 249 (2023) 112603.
  26. Jingtai Shi, Yong Xu, Pikai Zhang, Wanxin Ren, Huangwei Zhang*, Effects of dilute coal char particle suspensions on propagating methane detonation wave. Combustion and Flame. 249 (2023) 112618.
  27. Zhengzheng Yang*, Zhi Chen, Yumeng Huang, Na Zhang, Yunxiang Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Rational design of hierarchically micrometer scaled macro-mesoporous ceria-zirconia composites for enhancing diesel soot catalytic combustion performance. Molecular Catalysis. 535 (2023) 112825.
  28. Yan Wang, Shangpeng Li, Yiqing Wang, Dehai Yu*, Huangwei Zhang, Zheng Chen, Analysis of the ignition of hydrogen/air mixtures induced by a hot particle. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 24(2022) 21188-21197.
  29. Yong Xu, Huangwei Zhang*, Interactions between a propagating detonation wave and circular water cloud in hydrogen/air mixture. Combustion and Flame. 245(2022) 112369.
  30. Bin Gao, Na Zhang, Huangwei Zhang, Run Qiu, Zhi Chen, Yunxiang Li, Zhengzheng Yang*, Effects of platinum high-temperature redispersion on Pt/Al2O3 diesel oxidation catalyst for nitric oxide oxidation and its reaction pathway. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 10(2022) 108669.
  31. Shangpeng Li, Qiang Yao*, Chung K Law, Jiankun Zhuo, Huangwei Zhang, Structure and generation mechanism of blue whirls. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 39(2023) 3725-3733.
  32. Qiang Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Forced ignition and oscillating flame propagation in fine ethanol sprays. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 39 (2023) 2599-2608.
  33. Hongbo Guo, Yong Xu, Hongtao Zheng, Huangwei Zhang*, Ignition limit and shock-to-detonation transition mode of n-heptane/air mixture in high-speed wedge flows. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 39 (2022) 4771-4780.
  34. Shan Jin, Chao Xu, Hongtao Zheng, Huangwei Zhang*, Detailed chemistry modeling of rotating detonations with dilute n-heptane sprays and preheated air. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 39 (2023) 4761-4769.
  35. Hongbo Guo, Yong Xu, Shuying Li, Huangwei Zhang*, On the evolutions of induction zone structure in wedge-stabilized oblique detonation with water mist flows. Combustion and Flame. 241(2022) 112122.
  36. Jingtai Shi, Yong Xu, Wanxin Ren, Huangwei Zhang*, Critical condition and transient evolution of methane detonation extinction by fine water droplet curtains. Fuel. 315(2022) 123133.
  37. Fang Wang, Huangwei Zhang, Qiaodong Bai*, Chunsheng Weng, Numerical simulations of vapor kerosene/air rotating detonation engines with different slot inlet configurations. Acta Astronautica. 194(2022) 286-300.
  38. Shan Jin, Huangwei Zhang*, Ningbo Zhao, Hongtao Zheng, Simulations of rotating detonation combustion with in-situ evaporating bi-disperse n-heptane sprays. Fuel. 314(2022) 123087.
  39. Yong Xu, Huangwei Zhang*, Pulsating propagation and extinction of hydrogen detonations in ultrafine water sprays. Combustion and Flame. 241(2022) 112086.
  40. Andrea Giusti*, Hunagwei Zhang, Anna-Maria Kypraiou, Patton M. Allison, Epaminondas Mastorakos, Numerical investigation of the response of turbulent swirl non-premixed flames to air flow oscillations. International Journal of Spray and Combustion Dynamics. 14(3-4) (2022) 229-237.
  41. Ruixuan Zhu, Xiaohang Fang*, Chao Xu, Majie Zhao, Huangwei Zhang, Martin Davy, Pulsating one-dimensional detonations in ammonia-hydrogen–air mixtures. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 47 (2022) 21517-21536.
  42. Zhiwei Huang, Huangwei Zhang*, Ignition and deflagration-to-detonation transition modes in ethylene/air mixtures behind a reflected shock. Physics of Fluids. 34(2022) 086105.
  43. Zhou Yu, Huangwei Zhang*, End-gas autoignition and knocking combustion of ammonia/hydrogen/air mixtures in a confined reactor. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 47(13) (2022) 8585-8602.
  44. Zhengxu Chen, Dezhou Luo, Huangwei Zhang, Na Zhang, Junqi Li, Bin Gao, Run Qiu, Yunxiang Li, Zhengzheng Yang*, Reaction pathway of nitric oxide oxidation on nano-sized Pt/SiO2 catalysts for diesel exhaust purification. Molecular Catalysis, 516(2021) 111991.
  45. Zhiwei Huang, Matthew J. Cleary, Zhuyin Ren, Huangwei Zhang*, Large eddy simulation of a supersonic lifted hydrogen flame with sparse-Lagrangian multiple mapping conditioning approach. Combustion and Flame. 238 (2022) 111756.
  46. Qiang Li, Chang Shu, Huangwei Zhang*, On the evolution of fuel droplet evaporation zone and its interaction with flame front in ignition of spray flames. Combustion Theory and Modelling. 27 (2022) .1131-1158.
  47. Yangyang Liu*, Liming Yang, Chang Shu, Huangwei Zhang, Three-dimensional high-order least square-based finite difference-finite volume method on unstructured grids. Physics of Fluids. 32(2020) 123604.
  48. Qingyang Meng, Ningbo Zhao, Huangwei Zhang*, On the distributions of fuel droplets and in situ vapor in rotating detonation combustion with prevaporized n-heptane sprays. Physics of Fluids. 33(2021) 043307.
  49. Yangyang Liu*, Chang Shu, Huangwei Zhang, Liming Yang, A high-order implicit least square-based finite difference-finite volume method for incompressible flows on unstructured grids. Physics of Fluids. 33(2021) 053601.
  50. Zhou Yu, Huangwei Zhang*, Reaction front development from ignition spots in n-heptane/air mixtures: Low-temperature chemistry effects induced by ultrafine water droplet evaporation. Physics of Fluids. 33 (2021) 083312.
  51. Zhixin Zhu, Yakun Huang*, Huangwei Zhang, Xiaomin He*, Combustion performance in a cavity-based combustor under subatmospheric pressure. Fuel. 302(2021) 121115.
  52. Yong Xu, Majie Zhao, Huangwei Zhang*, Extinction of incident hydrogen/air detonation in fine water sprays. Physics of Fluids. 33(2021)116109.
  53. Yakun Huang, Xiaomin He*, Huangwei Zhang*, Zhixin Zhu, Huanyu Zhu, Flame stability optimization of cavity primary air-jet form in an augmentor. Energy. 239 (2022) 121801.
  54. Yangyang Liu*, Liming Yang, Chang Shu, Huangwei Zhang, Efficient high-order radial basis-function-based differential quadrature–finite volume method for incompressible flows on unstructured grids. Physical Review E 104 (4), 045312.
  55. Yakun Huang, Xiaomin He*, Huangwei Zhang*, Jieli Wei, Daniel W.M. Sng, Spark ignition and stability limits of spray kerosene flames under subatmospheric pressure conditions. Aerospace Science and Technology. 114(2021) 106734.
  56. Zhiwei Huang, Huangwei Zhang*, On the interactions between a propagating shock wave and evaporating water droplets. Physics of Fluids. 32(2020) 123315. [Editor’s Pick]
  57. Yangyang Liu*, Chang Shu, Huangwei Zhang, Liming Yang, Cunbiao Lee, An efficient high-order least square-based finite difference-finite volume method for solution of compressible Navier-Stokes equations on unstructured grids. Computers & Fluids. 2021. 104926.
  58. Guangze Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Longfei Chen, Large eddy simulation and finite-volume conditional moment closure modelling of a turbulent lifted H2/N2 flame. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 2021.
  59. Qiang Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Chang Shu, Propagation of weakly stretched premixed spherical spray flames in localized homogeneous and heterogeneous reactants. Physics of Fluids. 32(2020) 123302. [Editor’s Pick]
  60. Qingyang Meng, Majie Zhao, Hongtao Zheng, Huangwei Zhang*, Eulerian-Lagrangian modelling of rotating detonative combustion in partially pre-vaporized n-heptane sprays with hydrogen addition. Fuel. 290(2021) 119808.
  61. Yangyang Liu, Liming Yang, Chang Shu*, Huangwei Zhang, A multi-dimensional shock-capturing limiter for high-order least square-based finite difference-finite volume method on unstructured grids. Advances in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics. 13(2021) 671-700.
  62. Zhiwei Huang, Majie Zhao, Yong Xu, Guangze Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Eulerian-Lagrangian modelling of detonative combustion in two-phase gas-droplet mixtures with OpenFOAM: Validations and verifications. Fuel. 286(2021) 119402.
  63. Zhou Yu, Huangwei Zhang*, Peng Dai, Autoignition and detonation development induced by temperature gradient in n-C7H16/air/H2O mixtures. Physics of Fluids. 33(2021) 017111.
  64. Qiang Li, Huangwei Zhang*, Chang Shu, Propagation of heterogeneous and homogeneous planar flames in fuel droplet mists. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 133(2020) 103452.
  65. Majie Zhao, Zhuyin Ren, Huangwei Zhang*, Pulsating detonative combustion in n-heptane/air mixtures under off-stoichiometric conditions. Combustion and Flame. 226(2021) 285-301.
  66. Huangwei Zhang*, Majie Zhao, Zhiwei Huang, Large eddy simulation of turbulent supersonic hydrogen flames with OpenFOAM. Fuel. 282(2020) 118812.
  67. Ruixuan Zhu, Majie Zhao, Huangwei Zhang*, Numerical simulation of flame acceleration and deflagration-to-detonation transition in ammonia-hydrogen–oxygen mixtures. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 46(2021) 1273-1287.
  68. Zhiwei Huang, Huangwei Zhang*, Investigations of autoignition and propagation of supersonic ethylene flames stabilized by a cavity. Applied Energy. 265(2020) 114795.
  69. Zhiqiang He, Zhongzheng Jiang, Huangwei Zhang, Weifang Chen*, Analytical method of nonlinear coupled constitutive relations for rarefied non-equilibrium flows. Chinese Journal of Aeronautics. 2020.
  70. Zhiwei Huang, Matthew Cleary, Huangwei Zhang*, Application of the sparse-Lagrangian multiple mapping conditioning approach to a model supersonic combustor. Physics of Fluids. 32(2020) 105120.
  71. Majie Zhao, Matthew Cleary, Huangwei Zhang*, Combustion mode and wave multiplicity in rotating detonative combustion with separate reactant injection. Combustion and Flame. 225(2021) 291-304.
  72. Majie Zhao, Zhi X. Chen, Huangwei Zhang*, N. Swaminathan, Large Eddy simulation of a supersonic lifted hydrogen flame with perfectly stirred reactor model. Combustion and Flame. 230(2021) 111441.
  73. Majie Zhao, Huangwei Zhang*, Rotating detonative combustion in partially pre-vaporized dilute n-heptane sprays: Droplet size and equivalence ratio effects. Fuel. 2021.
  74. Yiqing Wang, Huangwei Zhang, Thorsten Zirwes, Feichi Zhang, Henning Bockhorn, Zheng Chen*, Ignition of dimethyl ether/air mixtures by hot particles: Impact of low temperature chemical reactions. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 2020.
  75. Majie Zhao, Huangwei Zhang*, Origin and chaotic propagation of multiple rotating detonation waves in hydrogen/air mixtures. Fuel. 275(2020) 117986.
  76. Yijie Zhuang, Huangwei Zhang*, On flame bifurcation and multiplicity in consistently propagating spherical flame and droplet evaporation fronts. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 125(2020) 103220.
  77. Yijie Zhuang, Qiang Li, Peng Dai*, Huangwei Zhang*, Autoignition and detonation characteristics of n-heptane/air mixture with water droplets. Fuel. 266(2020) 117077.
  78. Majie Zhao, Huangwei Zhang*, Large eddy simulation of non-reacting flow and mixing fields in a rotating detonation engine. Fuel. 280(2020) 118534.
  79. Yangyang Liu, Huangwei Zhang, Liming Yang, Chang Shu*, High-order least-square-based finite-difference–finite-volume method for simulation of incompressible thermal flows on arbitrary grids. Physical Review E. 100(2019) 063308.
  80. Zhiwei Huang, Majie Zhao, Huangwei Zhang*, Modelling n-heptane dilute spray flames in a model supersonic combustor fueled by hydrogen. Fuel. 264(2020) 116809.
  81. Yangyang Liu, Chang Shu*, Huangwei Zhang, Liming Yang, A high order least square-based finite difference-finite volume method with lattice Boltzmann flux solver for simulation of incompressible flows on unstructured grids. Journal of Computational Physics. 401(2020) 109019.
  82. Zhiwei Huang, Huangwei Zhang*, Numerical investigations of mixed supersonic and subsonic combustion modes in a model combustor. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 45(2020) 1045-1060.
  83. Qiang Li, Chaoyi Liu, Huangwei Zhang*, Mengze Wang and Zheng Chen, Initiation and propagation of spherical premixed flames with inert solid particles. 24(2020) 606-631. Combustion Theory and Modelling.
  84. Majie Zhao, Jiun-Ming Li, Chiang Juay Teo, Boo Cheong Khoo, Huangwei Zhang*, Effects of Variable Total Pressures on Instability and Extinction of Rotating Detonation Combustion. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion. 104(2019) 261–290.
  85. Yijie Zhuang, Huangwei Zhang*, Effects of water droplet evaporation on initiation, propagation and extinction of premixed spherical flames. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 117(2019) 114-129.
  86. Huangwei Zhang*, Andrea Giusti, Epaminondas Mastorakos, LES/CMC modelling of ignition and flame propagation in a non-premixed methane jet. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 37(2019) 2125-2132.
  87. Huangwei Zhang*, Epaminondas Mastorakos, LES/CMC Modelling of a Gas Turbine Model Combustor with Quick Fuel Mixing. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion. 102(2019), 909-930.
  88. Huangwei Zhang*, Zheng Chen, Bifurcation and extinction limit of stretched premixed flames with chain-branching intermediate kinetics and radiative loss. Combustion Theory and Modelling. 22(2018) 531-553.
  89. Haiyue Li, Huangwei Zhang, Zheng Chen*, Effects of endothermic chain-branching reaction on spherical flame initiation and propagation. Combustion Theory and Modelling. 23(2019) 496-514.
  90. Huangwei Zhang*, Effects of Wall Heat Loss on Swirl-Stabilized Nonpremixed Flames With Localized Extinction. Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power. 140(2018) 121506-121506-12.
  91. Huangwei Zhang*, Epaminondas Mastorakos, Modelling local extinction in Sydney swirling non-premixed flames with LES/CMC. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 36 (2017) 1669–1676.
  92. Huangwei Zhang*, Epaminondas Mastorakos, Prediction of Global Extinction Conditions and Dynamics in Swirling Non-premixed Flames Using LES/CMC Modelling. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, 96(2016) 863–889.
  93. Huangwei Zhang*, Andrew Garmory, Davide E. Cavaliere, Epaminondas Mastorakos, Large Eddy Simulation/Conditional Moment Closure modeling of swirl-stabilized non-premixed flames with local extinction. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 35 (2015) 1167-1174.
  94. Bin Bai, Zheng Chen*, Huangwei Zhang, Shiyi Chen, Flame propagation in a tube with wall quenching of radicals. Combustion and Flame, 160 (2013) 2810-2819.
  95. Huangwei Zhang*, Zheng Chen, Effects of heat conduction and radical quenching on premixed stagnation flame stabilised by a wall. Combustion Theory and Modelling, 17 (2013) 682-706.
  96. Huangwei Zhang, Peng Guo, Zheng Chen*, Critical condition for the ignition of reactant mixture by radical deposition. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 34 (2013) 3267-3275.
  97. Huangwei Zhang, Peng Guo, Zheng Chen*, Outwardly Propagating Spherical Flames with Thermally Sensitive Intermediate Kinetics and Radiative Loss. Combustion Science and Technology, 185 (2013) 226-248.
  98. Huangwei Zhang*, Peng Guo, Zheng Chen, Studies on the Mechanism of Radical Ignition of Premixed Gas. Journal of Engineering Thermophysics, 33(2012) 2219-2222. (in Chinese)
  99. Huangwei Zhang*, Zheng Chen, Effects of Lewis Numbers of Fuel and Radical on the Ignition of Premixed Gases. Journal of Engineering Thermophysics, 32(2011) 1249-1252. (in Chinese)
  100. Huangwei Zhang, Zheng Chen*, Spherical flame initiation and propagation with thermally sensitive intermediate kinetics. Combustion and Flame, 158 (2011) 1520-1531.