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Editorial Board

Prof. Henrik Lund
Department of Development and Planning, Aalborg University, Vestre Havnepromenade 9, DK-9000 Aalborg, Denmark
Website: www.henriklund.eu
Interests: Energy System Analysis; Feasibility Studies; Public Regulation and Technological Change
Prof. Dr. Akhtar Kalam
College of Engineering and Science, Discipline Group Leader – Electrical, Electronic and Sports Engineering, Leader – Smart Energy Research Unit, Victoria University, Ballarat Road, Footscray 3011, Victoria, Australia
Website: http://www.vu.edu.au/contact-us/akhtar-kalam
Interests: power system analysis, control, protection and control; renewable energy; fuel cells; cogeneration
Prof. Edwin A. Cowen
DeFrees Hydraulics Laboratory, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, 220 Hollister Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Website: http://www.cee.cornell.edu/people/profile.cfm?netid=eac20
Interests: fluid mechanics, environmental transport processes, water wave induced flows, lake hydrodynamics (physical limnology), quantitative imaging techniques
Prof. Peter N. Pintauro
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235-1604, USA
Website: http://engineering.vanderbilt.edu/chbe/FacultyResearch/peter-pintauro.php
Interests: new proton-exchange membranes for fuel cells; organic electrochemical synthesis; development of space-charge models for ion uptake and transport in ion-exchange membranes
Prof. Richard B. Coffin
Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, 6300 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78421, USA
Website: http://sci.tamucc.edu/member.php?who=rcoffin&program=pens
Interests: variation in methane hydrate abundance in world ocean coastal regions; shallow sediment methane cycling; methane flux to the atmosphere; elemental isotope analyses
Contribution: Special Issue: Natural Gas Hydrate
Special Issue: Natural Gas Hydrate 2011
Special Issue: Natural Gas Hydrate 2013
Special Issue: Coastal Ocean Natural Gas Hydrate 2014
Special Issue: Selected Papers from Fiery Ice 2016: the 10th International Workshop on Methane Hydrate Research and Development
Associate Prof. Gabriele Grandi
Department of Electrical, Electronic, and Information Engineering, Università di Bologna, Viale Risorgimento 2, 40136 - Bologna, Italy
Website: https://www.unibo.it/sitoweb/gabriele.grandi/en
Interests: multiphase electric systems and multiphase inverters, photovoltaic generation systems and power conditioning, multilevel converters
Prof. Erik Dahlquist
School of Sustainable Development of Society and Technology, Mälardalen Univeristy, Mälardalens högskola,Box 883,721 23 Västerås,Sweden
Website: http://www.mdh.se/est/personal/era/edt01
Interests: process optimization; energy; simulation; modelling; control
Prof. David Wood
Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Website: http://schulich.ucalgary.ca/profiles/david-wood
Interests: small wind turbines, generator and control system modeling and development, multi-dimensional optimisation of turbine design, solar and wind resource forecasting, remote power systems
Prof. Carl-Fredrik Lindberg
Department of Energy, Building and Environment, School of Business Society and Engineering, Mälardalen University, Box 883, 721 23 Västerås, Sweden
Website: http://www.mdh.se/est/personal/era/clg02?l=sv_SE
Interests: improvement of energy efficiency, quality and productivity in different types of processes and industries; modelling, control and optimization in wastewater treatment by using algae; smart soft sensors in the industry
Dr. Vijay Kumar Thakur
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 50011, USA
Website: http://www.mme.wsu.edu/people/faculty/faculty.html?kumar
Interests: synthesis and surface functionalization of carbon based materials & polymer/ nanomaterials; nanostructured carbon materials (graphene, nanotubes, nanofibers, and nano diamond); bio-based polymers & composites; dielectric/ electronic materials; engineered nanomaterials; hydrogels; polymer electrolytes; mechanical properties; polymer nanocomposites and advanced applications in automotive, aerospace, energy storage and biomedical
Contribution: Special Issue: Dielectric Materials for Energy Storage
In other journals:
Special Issue: Surface Modification of Carbon Nanotubes
Special Issue: Graphene Nanocomposite for Advanced Applications
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sukanta Basu
Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/sukantabasu/
Interests: atmospheric boundary layer processes; turbulence modeling (large-eddy simulation); optical turbulence (refraction, ray tracing, image restoration); wind energy (resource assessments and turbine micro-siting, short-term wind energy forecasting, turbine-turbulence interactions, turbine loads assessment etc.); numerical weather prediction; environmental fluid mechanics; and complex systems
Prof. Dr. Talal Yusaf
Executive Director USQ International and Development; University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
Website: http://apps.usq.edu.au/StaffSearch/default.aspx?staffsearchaction=showdetails&staffsearchusername=yusaft
Interests: renewable energy; biofuel; bioenergy; water treatment; microalgae; IC engines and emissions; biogas applications; energy recovery
Contribution: Special Issue: Alternative Fuels for the Internal Combustion Engines (ICE) 2013
Special Issue: Renewable Energy for Agriculture
Special Issue: Energy for Agriculture
Prof. Dr. K.T. Chau
Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Website: http://www.eee.hku.hk/people/ktchau.html
Interests: electric and hybrid vehicles; machines and drives; renewable and clean energies; power electronics
Contribution: Special Issue: Electric and Hybrid Vehicles
Special Issue: Vehicle to Grid
Special Issue: Advances in Hybrid Vehicles
Special Issue: Wireless Power Transfer
Topical Collection: Electric and Hybrid Vehicles Collection
Special Issue: Electric Machines and Drives for Renewable Energy Harvesting
Prof. Dr. Jean-Michel Nunzi
Department of Chemistry, Queen's University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
Website: http://www.chem.queensu.ca/people/faculty/Nunzi/
Interests: solar cells; solar energy materials; photovoltaic effect; plasmonic materials; thin films; light harvesting; light trapping; photonics
Prof. Dr. Erik Gawel
1 Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Department of conomics, Permoser Str. 15, 04318 Leipzig, Germany
2University of Leipzig, Institute for Infrastructure and Resources Management, Grimmaische Str. 12, 04109 Leipzig, Germany
Website: http://www.ufz.de/index.php?en=17273
Interests: energy economics; sustainability of energy provision; energy transition; instruments for energy; environmental and climate policy; support schemes for renewables; energy taxes; law and energy economics; multi-level governance; consumer behavior
Prof. Dr. Robert Lundmark
Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences, Luleå University of Technology, SE-971 87 Luleå, Sweden
Website: http://www.ltu.se/staff/r/roblund-1.10196
Interests: forest, energy and environmental economics; econometrics and mathematical programming methods; economic policy; bioeconomy
Contribution: Special Issue: Economics of Bioenergy 2015
Special Issue: Applied Energy System Modeling 2015
Special Issue: Applied Energy System Modeling 2016
Special Issue: Economics of Bioenergy 2016
Prof. Dr. Josep M. Guerrero
Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
Website: www.microgrids.et.aau.dk
Interests: microgrids; minigrids; islanded energy systems; distributed generation; renewable energy; hierarchical control; distributed control; maritime microgrids, onboard grids
Contribution: Special Issue: Microgrids
Special Issue: Microgrids 2016
In other journals:
Special Issue: New Technologies for Maritime Power Systems
Prof. Dr. S. Kent Hoekman
Division of Atmospheric Sciences, Desert Research Institute, 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV 89512, USA
Website: http://www.dri.edu/kent-hoekman
Interests: biomass/biofuels; conventional fuels; transportation fuel properties and standards; hydrothermal processing of biomass; thermochemical processing of biomass; vehicle emissions; atmospheric chemistry
Prof. Dr. Mitsuhiro Kawase
School of Oceanography, University of Washington, Box 355351, Seattle, WA 98195-5351, USA
Interests: renewable power generation from tidal and ocean currents; resource and environmental impact assessment for marine renewable energy projects
Contribution: Special Issue: Progress in Ocean Energy Conversion
Dr. Jens Peter Kofoed
Wave Energy Research Group, Department of Civil Engineering, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
Website: http://vbn.aau.dk/en/persons/jens-peter-kofoed(765ee1c2-518d-4217-ae56-1eb59a343d34).html
Interests: wave forces and overtopping on structures; motions of floating structures subjected to waves; utilization of wave energy; experimental modelling of Wave Energy Converters
Prof. Dr. Peter J S Foot
School of Pharmacy & Chemistry, Kingston University London, Surrey KT1 2EE, UK
Website: http://sec.kingston.ac.uk/about-SEC/people/academic/view_profile.php?id=2147
Interests: organic semiconductors; organic & hybrid photovoltaics; lithium battery systems; solid-solution electrodes; electroactive polymers and polymer electrolyte
Prof. Dr. Tariq Al-Shemmeri
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Sciences, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire ST4 2DE, UK
Website: http://www.staffs.ac.uk/staff/profiles/tta1.jsp
Interests: renewable energy; combustion; biomass; heat exchangers and power generation
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances in Biomass for Energy Technology
Prof. Dr. Joseph H.M. Tah
Department of Real Estate and Construction, Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment, Oxford Brookes University, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK
Website: http://rec.brookes.ac.uk/staff/josephtah.html
Interests: energy use in buildings; building energy management systems; renewable energy; embodied energy; sustainable construction; project management; smart buildings; smart cities; internet-of-things; decision support systems; applied Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Dr. Rosaria Ciriminna
Istituto per lo Studio dei Materiali Nanostrutturati, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via ugo La Malfa 153, Palermo 90146, Italy
Interests: renewable energy and photovoltaics; catalytic and photocatalytic materials; biomass conversion
Prof. Paul Flikkema
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences, Northern Arizona University, PO Box 15600, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5600, USA
Website: http://nau.edu/CEFNS/Engineering/Electrical/Faculty/Flikkema/
Interests: networked communication and computation systems; applications to networked embedded systems; wireless sensor networks; genomic information network
Dr. Leonardo P. Chamorro
Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering & Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (Affiliate), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, 61801, USA
Website: http://chamorro.mechse.illinois.edu/
Interests: Fluid Mechanics & Turbulence, Wind and Hydrokinetic energy, Geophysical flows, complex boundary layer processes, Flow-structure interaction
Prof. Dr. Marija D. Ilić
Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Dept. of Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Website: http://users.ece.cmu.edu/~milic/
Interests: smart grids as a means of implementing sustainable IT-enabled electricity services; modeling and control of future electric energy systems (transforming hierarchical into open-access systems); modeling and control of economic, policy and technical interactions in dynamic systems under uncertainties (applied to electricity markets); critical infrastructures and their interdependencies (cyber-physical systems); computer methods and algorithms for simulating large-scale dynamic systems; electric power systems modeling; design of monitoring, control and pricing algorithms for electric power systems; normal and emergency control of electric power systems
Dr. Enrico Pontelli
Department of Computer Science New Mexico State University, Box 30001, MSC CS, Las Cruces, NM 88003, USA
Website: http://artsci.nmsu.edu/en/staff/dr-enrico-pontelli
Interests: knowledge representation and reasoning, multi-agent systems, high performance computing, constraint solving and optimization
Prof. Dr. William Holderbaum
School of Systems Engineering, University of Reading, Reading, Berkshire RG6 6AY, UK
Website: http://www.reading.ac.uk/sse/about/staff/w-holderbaum.aspx
Interests: power management systems; control theory; hybrid dynamical systems; opitmal control; Hamiltonian systems under Lie group; control and management of storage; wireless power transfer; remote monitoring and sensing
Contribution: Special Issue: Control of Energy Storage
Prof. Dr. Peter V. Schaeffer
Division of Resource Management, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
Website: http://resourcemanagement.wvu.edu/faculty_staff/faculty/peter_schaeffer
Interests: economic policy, particularly: (1) regional and rural economics and development; (2) international labor migration and domestic job mobility; and (3) natural resource management issues related to amenities, planning, and energy, and their implications for economic development
Prof. Dr. Fotis Sotiropoulos
Saint Anthony Falls Laboratory, Department of Civil Engineering, College of Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
Website: http://www.eolos.umn.edu/
Interests: computational fluid dynamics; wind energy; marine and hydrokinetic energy
Prof. Dr. Fernando Porté-Agel
Wind Engineering and Renewable Energy Laboratory (WIRE), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL), EPFL / ENAC / IIE / WIRE, GR B2 400, Station 2, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Website: http://people.epfl.ch/fernando.porte-agel/bio?lang=en&cvlang=en
Interests: environmental fluid mechanics; computational fluid dynamics; atmospheric boundary layers; turbulence; large-eddy simulation; wind energy; wind engineering; renewable energy
Prof. Dr. Mats Leijon
Department of Engineering Sciences, Division of Electricity, Uppsala University, 751 21 Uppsala, Sweden
Website: http://www.el.angstrom.uu.se/
Interests: wind power; wave power; marine current power
Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Dincer
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario, Institute of Technology (UOIT), 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 7K4, Canada
Website: http://www.engineering.uoit.ca/faculty/ibrahim.dincer
Interests: hydrogen and fuel cell systems; renewable energies; energy and exergy; energy conversion and management; heat and mass transfer; thermodynamics; drying; refrigeration; thermal energy storage
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Entropy Generation in Thermal Systems and Processes
Dr. Susan Krumdieck
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
Interests: transportation; peak oil asset planning and risk analysis; travel behaviour adaptive capacity electricity supply sustainability; remote power systems; demand response geothermal transition engineering for emerging sustainability
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Sustainable Use of Biomass Energy
Prof. Dr. Paul Stewart
Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Engineering, Lonsdale House, Derby, DE1 3EE, UK
Website: http://www.pesri.net
Interests: complex system simulation, design and optimization; engineering applications of artificial intelligence; advanced control systems; power and energy architectures; electrical machines, drives and systems; energy conversion and storage; remote monitoring and sensing; prognostics and diagnostics; low carbon and low emissions operations
Contribution: Special Issue: Electrical Power and Energy Systems
Special Issue: Electrical Power and Energy Systems for Transportation Applications
Special Issue: Next-Generation Low-Carbon Power and Energy Systems
In other journals:
Special Issue: Advances in Control Engineering
Prof. Dr. Vasily Novozhilov
Centre for Environmental Safety and Risk Engineering (CESARE), Victoria University, Room 4203, Level 2, Building 4, Hoppers Lane, Werribee, VIC 3030, Australia
Website: https://www.vu.edu.au/contact-us/vasily-novozhilov
Interests: fire safety science; combustion; heat transfer; computational fluid dynamics; applied mathematics Contribution: Special Issue: Combustion for Aerospace Propulsion
Contribution: Special Issue: Combustion for Aerospace Propulsion
Special Issue: Combustion for Ground and Marine Transportation
Special Issue: Coal, Biomass & Solid Refuse Combustion
Dr. Edwin Kessler *
Founding Director of the National Severe Storms Laboratory, NOAA, Norman, OK, USA
Website: http://kffl.ou.edu/
Interests: weather radar; clouds and precipitation; cloud seeding; severe storms; aviation meteorology; global warming; cold-frame agriculture; organic agriculture; traditional fuels; alternative fuels; energy conservation
* Founding Editor-in-Chief of Energies 2008-June 2009.
Prof. Dr.-Ing. George Tsatsaronis
Chair of Energy Engineering and Environmental Protection, Technische Universität Berlin, Marchstraße 18, 10587 Berlin, Germany
Website: http://www.energietechnik.tu-berlin.de/menue/mitarbeiter/
Interests: combustion technology; power plant technology; exergy-based methods; development, design, simulation and analysis of energy-conversion processes; optimization of the design and operation of energy systems using thermodynamic, economic, and environmental criteria
Contribution: Special Issue: Exergy Analysis of Energy Systems
Dr. Izumi Taniguchi
Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology 12-1, Ookayama-2, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8552, Tokyo, Japan
Website: http://www.chemeng.titech.ac.jp/english/faculty/taniguchi/profile.html
Interests: lithium-ion battery; solid oxides fuel cells; energy storage; fine ceramic particles; aerosol technology; functional material processing
Prof. Dr. Sergio Ulgiati
Department of Sciences for the Environment, Parthenope University of Naples, Centro Direzionale, Isola C4, 80143 Napoli, Italy
Interests: energy and eMergy assessment; life cycle assessment; bioenergy; biorefineries
Dr. Erich Schneider
Nuclear and Radiation Engineering Program, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin TX 78712, USA
Website: http://www.me.utexas.edu/directory/faculty/schneider/erich/156/
Interests: nuclear reactor physics; radiation transport modeling; nuclear fuel cycle simulation; optimization, proliferation countermeasures
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances in Nuclear Reactor and Fuel Cycle Technologies
Dr. Mark Deinert
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Website: http://nuclear.engr.utexas.edu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=97%3Amark-deinert&catid=31&Itemid=41
Interests: energy economics; systems analysis; complex systems; nuclear power; non proliferation; renewable energy; energy policy
Contribution: Special Issue: Solar Energy Systems and Materials
Dr. Pierre Trambouze
Former Director of the French Institute of Petroleum (IFP) in Lyon, Retired and the Present address: 20 avenue des Cottages, 69300 Caluire, France
Interests: chemical engineering; industrial process development; relationships between energies uses and greenhouse gases
Dr. Andrés G. Muñoz
Present address: Gesellschaft für Anlagen- und Reaktorsicherheit GRSmbH, Theodor-Heuss-Straße 4, 38122 Braunschweig, Germany
Website: http://mysites.grs.de/Person.aspx?guid=B3F84198-5C10-468C-8EEA-09245C4E1CAB
Interests: photovoltaic; charge carrier transport dynamics; solid-state junctions; energy conversion; photovoltaic materials; silicon technology
Contribution: Special Issue: Solar Cells
In other journals:
Special Issue: Solar Cells
Dr. Mark Levine
Director, Environmental Energy Technologies Division, MS 90-3026A, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Website: http://china.lbl.gov/researchers/mark.levine
Interests: building energy research; US and international energy policy studies; environmentally friendly energy technology R&D; and indoor and urban/regional air quality and combustion research
Prof. Dr. Chang Sik Lee
School of Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang University, 17 Haengdang-dong, Sungdong-gu, Seoul, 133-791, Korea
Interests: combustion; alternative fuels; laser diagnostics and spray measurement; combustion engines; pollutant emissions; modeling of engines and sprays; engine performance; thermodynamic analysis
Prof. Dr. Clifford Louime
College of Natural Sciences, University of a Puerto Rico, Ave. Ponce de Leon, San Juan, PR, USA
Interests: Applications of Genomics Sciences to Bioenergy and the Environment
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Biofuels R&D: Securing the Planet's Future Energy Needs
Prof. Dr. Arthur J. Ragauskas
School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Institute of Paper Science and Technology at Georgia Institute of Technology, 500 10th St., NW, Atlanta, GA, 30332-0620, USA
Website: http://www.chemistry.gatech.edu/faculty/Ragauskas/
Interests: biofuels; biopower; bio-based materials and chemicals; biorefinery; nanocellulose
Prof. Dr. Michael Walls
CREST, Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK
Website: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/departments/eese/ourpeople/staff/academics/professors/walls-michael.html
Interests: renewable energy; silicon and thin film photovoltaics; interconnection technology; magnetron sputtering; optical coatings; metrology; methods of surface analysis
Prof. Dr. Chi-Ming Lai
Director/ Laboratory of Energy and Smart Green Building, Department of Civil Engineering, National Cheng-Kung University, No. 1 University Road, Tainan City, 701, Taiwan
Interests: energy efficient buildings; Green Building Design; building energy analysis; application of renewable energies in buildings; HVAC; heat transfer; phase change materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Energy Efficient Buildings and Green Buildings
Special Issue: PCM Applications in Building Energy
Prof. Dr. Jinliang Yuan
Department of Energy Sciences, Lund University, Box 118, S 221 00 Lund, Sweden
Website: http://www.ht.energy.lth.se/personal/jinliang_yuan/
Interests: fuel cells; hydrogen production; heat and mass transfer; catalytic reactions; modeling; CFD; multi-scale
Contribution: Special Issue: Reacting Transport Phenomena in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Special Issue: Reacting Transport Phenomena in Electrochemical Cells
Prof. Dr. Tom Gregorkiewicz
Faculty of Science, Van der Waals - Zeeman Institute, University of Amsterdam, Science Park 904, 1098 XH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Website: http://home.medewerker.uva.nl/t.gregorkiewicz/
Interests: nanophotonics; nanophotovoltaics; fundamentals of photovoltaics; solid-state physics; semiconductors; silicon; nanostructures
Prof. Dr. Haolin Tang
State Key Laboratory of Advanced Technology for Materials Synthesis and Processing, Wuhan University of Technology, 122 Luoshi Road, Wuhan, China
Interests: fuel cells; Li-ion battery; electrochemical energy materials; nanostructured electrolyte; electrocatalyst; self-assembling hybrid materials
Prof. Dr. John Ringwood
Centre for Ocean Energy Research (COER), National University of Ireland (NUI) Maynooth, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland
Website: http://www.eeng.nuim.ie/staff/ringwood/
Interests: wave and tidal energy; modeling and control of wave energy devices; energy forecasting; fault diagnostics and prognostics; techno-economic optimisation
Contribution: Special Issue: Energy from the Ocean - Wave and Tidal Energy
Special Issue: Tools and Techniques for Economic Delivery of Ocean Energy
Prof. Dr. Thomas E. Amidon
Department of Paper and Bioprocess Engineering, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York, 1 Forestry Drive, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Website: http://www.esf.edu/pbe/people/amidon.asp
Interests: biorefineries; biofuels; bioenergy; bio-based materials and chemicals; nanocellulose; pulp and paper; pellets; forest and biomass resources; process development; novel bio-based products; cell wall deconstruction; hot water extraction; cellulosic bioproducts; improved fiber based products; biomass productivity
Contribution: Special Issue: Biomass and Biofuels
Special Issue: Biomass and Biofuels 2012
Special Issue: Biomass and Biofuels 2013
Special Issue: Bioenergy and Biorefining
Topical Collection: Bioenergy and Biofuel
Prof. Dr. Mark J. Kaiser
Center for Energy Studies, Louisiana State University, USA
Website: http://www.enrg.lsu.edu/staff/kaiser
Interests: oil and gas economics; cost assessment; fiscal systems; valuation
Prof. Dr. Hiroshi Sekimoto
Research Laboratory for Nuclear Reactors, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2-12-1 0-okayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152, Japan
Website: http://www.nr.titech.ac.jp/~hsekimot/homeE.html
Interests: nuclear energy in general; reactor engineering in general; fundamentals of reactor engineering; utilization and applications of reactors; reactor types/accessories; reactor safety; nuclear fuels
Contribution: Special Issue: Sustainable Future of Nuclear Power
In other journals:
Special Issue: Sustainable Nuclear Energy
Dr. Calliope Panoutsou
Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London, Exhibition Road, SW72AZ, London, UK
Interests: energy; biomass; biofuels; energy crops; renewable energy; sustainability; energy policy
Contribution: Special Issue: Biomass Resource Efficiency for the Biobased Industries
Prof. Dr. Chris Bingham
School of Engineering, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool Lincoln, LN6 7TS, UK
Website: http://staff.lincoln.ac.uk/cbingham
Interests: aircraft dynamics and advanced control; impact of driver behavior on energy efficiency of EVs/HEVs, electrical power distribution for deep-sea ROVs; power electronic servo-drive systems; real-time prognostics and diagnostics for industrial systems; sensor validation and fault detection; high-efficiency power supplies for domestic products; active magnetic bearings for high-speed energy storage
Contribution: Special Issue: Electrical Power and Energy Systems
Special Issue: Electrical Power and Energy Systems for Transportation Applications
Special Issue: Next-Generation Low-Carbon Power and Energy Systems
Prof. Dr. Terese Løvås
Department of Energy and Process Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Kolbjørn Hejes vei 1a, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
Website: http://www.ntnu.edu/employees/terese.lovas
Interests: combustion research; on topics such as: turbulent combustion, reaction kinetics, model reduction techniques; fundamentals such as turbulent flame speeds and extinction phenomena; applied topics such as engine, turbine and furnace combustion; alternative fuels, fossil fuels and solid bio fuels
Dr. Paul L. Chen
Center for Biorefining, Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1390 Eckles Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108, USA
Website: http://www.tc.umn.edu/~chenx088/energy/
Interests: pyrolysis; hydrothermal liquefaction; microalgae; food processing
Contribution: Special Issue: Algae Fuel
Special Issue: Algae Fuel 2013
Special Issue: Algae Based Technologies
Special Issue: Algae Fuel 2015
Prof. Dr. Shusheng Pang
Wood Technology Research Centre, Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
Website: http://www.cape.canterbury.ac.nz/people/pang.shtml
Interests: biomass gasification, biomass pyrolysis, biomass to syngas and liquid fuels through theremochemical processing; biomass drying, sustainability analysis for biomass to liquid fuel processing
Prof. Dr. Simon J. Watson
Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology, Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Holywell Park, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK
Website: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/departments/eese/staff/simon-watson/
Interests: wind power; wind resource assessment; wind turbine wake modeling; climate change impacts on wind energy; integration of renewable energy into networks; wind turbine condition monitoring
Contribution: Special Issue: Wind Energy 2011
In other journals:
Special Issue: Spatial and Temporal Variation of the Wind Resource
Special Issue: Offshore Wind Energy
Prof. Dr. Frede Blaabjerg
Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, DK-9220 Aalborg East, Denmark
Website: http://personprofil.aau.dk/101000
Interests: wind power research; power electronics; control of wind turbines and wind farms; interconnection to grid; generators; power converters; ride-through operation
Contribution: Special Issue: Wind Energy
Special Issue: Wind Turbines
Special Issue: Wind Turbines 2013
Special Issue: Wind Turbines 2014
Topical Collection: Wind Turbines
Special Issue: Wind Turbine 2015
In other journals:
Special Issue: Advancing Grid-Connected Renewable Generation Systems
Dr. Kamel Hooman
School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering, The University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072 Australia
Website: http://researchers.uq.edu.au/researcher/1678
Interests: heat transfer and energy, geo/solar thermal power plants
Contribution: Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 5th Annual Conference for the Development and Utilization of Deep Geothermal Energy
Prof. Dr. Vladimir Gurau
Department of Engineering Technology, Kent State University, New Philadelphia, OH 44663, USA
Website: http://ksuengtech.com/Faculty_VladG.php
Interests: polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells; numerical modeling and simulation; fuel cell characterization; components design; water and thermal management; fuel cell system integration; materials characterization; fuel cell production technologies; methanol reforming
Contribution: Special Issue: Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells 2015
Special Issue: Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells 2016
Prof. Michael Gerard Pecht
Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Website: http://www.calce.umd.edu/general/faculty/bios/pecht.html
Contribution: Special Issue: Energy Storage Systems for Plug-in Electric Vehicles and Vehicle to Power Grid Integration
Prof. Dr. Tapas Mallick
Environment and Sustainability Institute, University of Exeter, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 9FE, UK
Website: http://www.exeter.ac.uk/esi/people/mallick/
Interests: renewable energy; concentrating solar photovoltaics; heat transfer, optics and electrical modeling; building integrated photovoltaics; static solar concentrators; integrated renewables (biomass, wind and solar integration); novel materials for solar electricity; solar electricity for sustainable building
Contribution: Special Issue: Solar Photovoltaics Trilemma: Efficiencey, Stability and Cost Reduction
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Dovì
Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, University of Genoa, Via Dodecaneso 31, Genova 16146, Italy
Website: http://www.chimica.unige.it/rubrica/95
Interests: modelling of industrial processes; optimisation of energy investment projects; energy efficiency; analysis of energy data
Contribution: Special Issue: Energy Policy and Climate Change
Special Issue: Energy Policy and Climate Change 2016
Prof. Wei-Hsin Chen
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
Website: http://myweb.ncku.edu.tw/~chenwh/hcelab/labintro.html
Interests: hydrogen, bioenergy, clean energy, carbon dioxide capture and utilization, thermoelectric generation and cooling
Contribution: Special Issue: Hydrogen Production, Separation and Applications
Dr. George Kosmadakis
Department of Natural Resources & Agricultural Engineering, Laboratory of Agricultural Machinery, Agricultural University of Athens, 11855 Athens, Greece
Website: http://www.renewables.aua.gr/
Interests: organic Rankine cycle (ORC); waste heat recovery; PV/thermal collectors; solar applications; hydrogen combustion; internal combustion engines with alternative fuels
Prof. Dr. Moran Wang
Department of Engineering Mechanics, School of Aerospace, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Website: http://www.wanglab-tsinghua.com/
Interests: oil/gas exploration and exploitation; protection and purification of water/gas resources; design and optimization of microfluidics and nanofluidics; new materials analysis; energy storage and non-equilibrium thermodynamics
Associate Prof. Dr. Hai-Wen Li
International Research Center for Hydrogen Energy, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan WPI International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (WPI-I2CNER), Kyushu University, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan
Website: http://hyoka.ofc.kyushu-u.ac.jp/search/details/K003922/english.html
Interests: Hydrogen storage, Rechargeable battery, Function materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Hydrides: Fundamentals and Applications
Prof. Dr. Xidong Wang
Department of Energy and Resources Engineering, College of Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China
Website: http://www.coe.pku.edu.cn/faculty-list/f/Wang-Xidong
Interests: Energy and environmental material;Comprehensive utilization of solid waste
Prof. Dr. Xiliang Zhang
Institute of Energy, Environment & Economy, China Automotive Energy Research Center, Tsinghua University, Beijing,China
Interests: energy systems analysis; energy and climate policy; renewable energy; transport
Prof. Dr. Fengchun Sun
School of Mechanical Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China
Website: http://me.bit.edu.cn/szdw/jlgcx/ddjlgcjzzx/bssds4/28756.htm
Interests: electric vehicle; electric driven system; changing station; energy storage technology; battery thermal and energy management technology; clean transportation technology
Prof. Dr. Lance Manuel
Mechanics, Uncertainty, and Simulation in Engineering (MUSE), Dept. of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, The University of Texas At Austin (UT-Austin), TX, USA.
Website: http://www.caee.utexas.edu/prof/manuel/
Interests: probabilistic methods; structural dynamics; wind turbine inflow characterization and loads
Contribution: Special Issue: Wind Turbines
Special Issue: Modeling and Simulation for Wind Turbine Loads Analysis
Prof. Dr. Jacek Majorowicz
Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
Northern Geothermal Edmonton, 105 Carlson Close, Edmonton, AB T6R2J8, Canada
Website: https://engineering.und.edu/geology-and-geological-engineering/faculty/
Interests: geophysics; earth sciences; climate change; geothermal energy; sedimentary basins; reservoirs; basin analysis; permafrost; natural gas hydrates
Prof. Dr. Antonio Calvo Hernández
Department of Applied Physics, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
Website: http://diarium.usal.es/termodinamica/links/
Interests: Renewable and clean energies, Thermodynamic optimization; Organic Rankine cycles (ORC), Hybrid solar gas-turbine power plants, Multi-objective optimization
Dr. Silvio Simani
Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara, Via Saragat 1E, Ferrara (FE) 44123, Italy
Website: http://www.silviosimani.it/
Interests: system identification and data analysis; artificial intelligence; neural networks; fuzzy systems; fault diagnosis; fault tolerant control; aircraft and spacecraft systems; energy conversion systems
Dr. Shihui (Shane) Yang
National Renewable Energy Lab, Golden, CO, 80401, USA
Website: http://www.nrel.gov/biomass/staff_pages/shane_yang.html
Interests: biofuel, microbial stress response and inhibitor tolerance mechanisms, systems biotechnology, metabolic engineering, next-generation sequencing, and synthetic biology
Prof. Dr. Craig M. Jensen
Department of Chemistry, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
Website: http://manoa.hawaii.edu/chem/index.php?id=48
Interests: Catalysis, reaction mechanisms, NMR spectroscopy, hydrogen storage materials
Contribution: Special Issue: Hydrides: Fundamentals and Applications
Dr. Chunhua Liu
School of Energy and Environment, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Website: http://www.cityu.edu.hk/see/personal/Chunhua_LIU.htm
Interests: electric motors & drives; electric generators; electric vehicle technologies; sustainable & renewable energy systems; smart grid & micro grid technologies; wireless power transfer (wpt) technologies; smart devices for robotics
Prof. Dr. Mehrdad Massoudi
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890, USA
Website: http://www.cmu.edu/me/people/mehrdad-massoudi.html
Interests: multi-component flows; non-Newtonian fluids; granular materials; heat transfer; mathematical modelling
Contribution: Special Issue: Coal Combustion and Gasification
Special Issue: Recent Advances in Coal Combustion and Gasification
In other journals:
Special Issue: Rheology and the Thermo-Mechanics of Non-Newtonian Fluids
Special Issue: Fundamental Studies in Flow and Heat Transfer in Nanofluids
Special Issue: Mechanics of Fluid-Particles Systems and Fluid-Solid Interactions
Special Issue: Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer in Biological Systems and Clinical/Medical Applications
Dr. Fengshou Gu
School of Computing and Engineering, University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, 5 HD1 3DH, UK
Website: https://www.hud.ac.uk/ourstaff/profile/index.php?staffuid=sengfg2
Interests: vibro-impact modelling; machine modelling and fault simulation; neural network modelling; time-frequency and time-scale analysis; modulation and demodulation analysis; complex vibro-acoustic source identification; acoustic condition monitoring, intelligent monitoring system; powerless and wireless data sensing and transfer; tribological dynamics
Prof. Mofazzal Hossain
Department of Petroleum Engineering, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
Website: http://oasisapps.curtin.edu.au/staff/profile/view/Md.Hossain
Interests: Well Stimulation; Hydraulic Fracturing; Reservoir Engineering aspects of Hydraulic Fracturing; Petroleum Geomechanics; Wellbore Integrity; Complexities Associated with Fracture Initiation and Propagation, Interaction of Hydraulic and Natural Fractures
Contribution: Special Issue: Hydraulic Fracture Stimulation for the Exploitation of Unconventional Resources in Worldwide
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