Research Output 2009 2017

2017

A Hydrogel Template Synthesis of TiO2 Nanoparticles for Aluminium-ion Batteries

Ojeda, M., Chen, B., Leung, D. Y. C., Xuan, J. & Wang, H. May 2017 In : Energy Procedia. 105, p. 3997-4002

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electric batteries
templates
aluminum
nanoparticles
synthesis

Characterization of a microfluidic reactor for CO2 conversion with electrolyte recycling

Lu, X., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. Mar 2017 In : Renewable Energy. 102, Part A, p. 15-20 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrolytes
electrolyte
Recycling
recycling
Microfluidics

Macroporous materials: microfluidic fabrication, functionalization and applications

Wang, B., Prinsen, P., Wang, H., Bai, Z., Wang, H., Luque, R. & Xuan, J. 7 Feb 2017 In : Chemical Society Reviews. 46, 3, p. 855-914 60 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

synthesis
Microfluidics

Microfluidic Aluminum-air Cell with Methanol-based Anolyte

Chen, B., Xuan, J., Wang, H. & Leung, D. Y. C. May 2017 In : Energy Procedia. 105, p. 4691-4697

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Methanol
Aluminum
Air
methyl alcohol

Numerical and experimental comparative study of microfluidic fuel cells with different flow configurations: Co-flow vs. counter-flow cell

Wang, Y., Leung, D. Y. C., Zhang, H., Xuan, J. & Wang, H. 27 Jun 2017 In : Applied Energy. 203, p. 535-548 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

counterflow
fuel cells
Fuel cells
Microfluidics
fuel cell

Numerical Modelling of a Dual Electrolyte Membraneless Electrolytic Cell for CO2 to Fuel Conversion

Lu, X., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. May 2017 In : Energy Procedia. 105, p. 4053-4058

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrolytic cells
Electrolytes
electrolytic cells
electrolytes
electrolyte

Polymeric Templating Synthesis of Anatase TiO2 Nanoparticles from Low-Cost Inorganic Titanium Sources

Ojeda, M., Kishore Kumar, D., Chen, B., Xuan, J., Maroto-Valer, M. M., Leung, D. Y. C. & Wang, H. 13 Jan 2017 In : ChemistrySelect. 2, 2, p. 702-706 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nanoparticles
Nanoparticles
cost
synthesis
Costs
2016

A high performance dual electrolyte microfluidic reactor for the utilization of CO2

Lu, X., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. 24 May 2016 In : Applied Energy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Electrolytes
electrolyte
Flow rate
Catalysts

A high specific capacity membraneless aluminum-air cell operated with an inorganic/organic hybrid electrolyte

Chen, B., Leung, D. Y. C., Xuan, J. & Wang, H. 30 Dec 2016 In : Journal of Power Sources. 336, p. 19-26 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum
aluminum
Air
air
Methanol

A pH-differential dual-electrolyte microfluidic electrochemical cells for CO2 utilization

Lu, X., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H., Maroto-Valer, M. M. & Xuan, J. Sep 2016 In : Renewable Energy. 95, p. 277-285 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
electrolyte
Electrolytes
electrode
membrane

A review on unitized regenerative fuel cell technologies, part-A: Unitized regenerative proton exchange membrane fuel cells

Wang, Y., Leung, D. Y. C., Xuan, J. & Wang, H. Nov 2016 In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 65, p. 961–977 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regenerative fuel cells
fuel cell
energy
Energy storage
membrane
Regenerative fuel cells
fuel cell
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
Ion exchange
Membranes

A Switchable pH-differential Reactor with High Reactivity and Efficiency for CO2 Utilization

Lu, X., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. Jun 2016 In : Energy Procedia. 88, p. 634-641

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A switchable pH-differential unitized regenerative fuel cell with high performance

Lu, X., Xuan, J., Leung, D. Y. C., Zou, H., Li, J., Wang, H. & Wang, H. 15 May 2016 In : Journal of Power Sources. 314, p. 76-84 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regenerative fuel cells
fuel cell
Laminar flow
Fuel cells
Thermodynamics

Boosting the performance of formic acid microfluidic fuel cell: Oxygen annealing enhanced Pd@graphene electrocatalyst

Li, D., Xu, H., Zhang, L., Leung, D. Y. C., Vilela, F., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. 29 Jun 2016 In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 41, 24, p. 10249–10254 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuel cells
Catalysts
fuel cell
catalyst
Microfluidics

Comparative energetic assessment of methanol production from CO2: Chemical versus electrochemical process

Al-Kalbani, H., Xuan, J., Garcia , S. & Wang, H. 1 Mar 2016 In : Applied Energy. 165, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

methanol
energy
Methanol
electrokinesis
Electrolysis

Scaling Up Microfluidic Aluminum-Air Cell with Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) Assisted Performance Analysis

Chen, B., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. 6 Jul 2016 In : Journal of The Electrochemical Society. 163, 9, p. F1032-F1037 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Aluminum
Air
aluminum
air

Understanding the performance of optofluidic fuel cells: Experimental and theoretical analyses

Zhang, H., Wang, H., Leung, M. K. H., Xu, H., Zhang, L. & Xuan, J. 1 Jan 2016 In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 283, p. 1455-1464 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuel cells
fuel cell
Semiconductor materials
Environmental protection
Charge transfer
2015

A Counter-flow Microfluidic Fuel Cell Achieving Concentrated Fuel Operation

Zhang, H., Xu, H., Zhang, L., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. Aug 2015 In : Energy Procedia. 75, p. 1990–1995 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuel cells
Microfluidics
fuel cell
energy
Lithium batteries

A High Performance Dual Electrolyte Aluminium-air Cell

Chen, B., Leung, D. Y. C., Xuan, J. & Wang, H. Aug 2015 In : Energy Procedia. 75, p. 1983–1989

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aluminum
Aluminum
air
Air
energy

A mixed-pH dual-electrolyte microfluidic aluminum-air cell with high performance

Chen, B., Leung, D. Y. C., Xuan, J. & Wang, H. 23 Oct 2015 In : Applied Energy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum
Air
Microfluidics
Energy storage
Electrolytes

A vapor feed methanol microfluidic fuel cell with high fuel and energy efficiency

Wang, Y., Leung, D. Y. C., Xuan, J. & Wang, H. Jun 2015 In : Applied Energy. 147, p. 456-465 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Energy efficiency
Fuel cells
Liquids
fuel cell

Catalytic hydrogen-oxygen reaction in anode and cathode for cold start of proton exchange membrane fuel cell

Luo, Y., Jia, B., Jiao, K., Du, Q., Yin, Y., Wang, H. & Xuan, J. 24 Aug 2015 In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 40, 32, p. 10293–10307

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anodes
Current density
Air
Hydrogen
Catalysts

CO2 utilization via electrochemical reduction

Lu, X., Xuan, J., Leung, D. Y. C., Leung, M. K. H. & Wang, H. 2015 Energy Science and Technology: Fuel Cells and Batteries . Prasad, R., Sivakumar , S. & Chandra Sharma, U. (eds.). Studium Press, Vol. 10

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Counter-flow formic acid microfluidic fuel cell with high fuel utilization exceeding 90%

Xu, H., Zhang, H., Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C., Zhang, L., Cao, J., Jiao, K. & Xuan, J. 15 Dec 2015 In : Applied Energy. 160, p. 930–936 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Fuel cells
fuel cell
Formic acid
formic acid

In situ photogalvanic acceleration of optofluidic kinetics: A new paradigm for advanced photocatalytic technologies

Wang, H., Luo, X., Leung, M. K. H., Leung, D. Y. C., Tang, Z., Wang, H., Luque, R. & Xuan, J. 2015 In : RSC Advances. 5, 1, p. 791-796 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reaction rates
Rate constants
Dyes
Degradation
Kinetics

Microfluidic synthesis of high-performance monodispersed chitosan microparticles for methyl orange adsorption

Dong, Z., Xu, H., Bai, Z., Wang, H., Luo, X., Zhang, L., Tang, Z., Luque, R. & Xuan, J. 2015 In : RSC Advances. 5, 95, p. 78352-78360 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adsorption
adsorption
Microfluidics
Chitosan
Kinetics

Transport phenomena and reaction in micro-fluidic aluminum-air fuel cells

Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C., Chan, K-Y., Xuan, J. & Zhang, H. 2015 Micro and Nano-Engineering of Fuel Cells. Leung, D. Y. C. & Xuan, J. (eds.). CRC Press, (Sustainable Energy Developments; vol. 11)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

fuel cell
aluminum
air
2014

A numerical study on microfluidic fuel cell: Improving fuel utilization and fuel operation concentration

Zhang, H., Xuan, J., Xu, H., Leung, M. K. H., Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C., Zhang, L. & Lu, X. 2014 In : Energy Procedia. 61, p. 250-253 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Channel flow
Flow structure
Microfluidics
Fuel cells
Electrolytes

A theoretical study on photocatalytic fuel cell

Zhang, H., Xuan, J., Xu, H., Leung, M. K. H., Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C., Zhang, L. & Lu, X. 2014 In : Energy Procedia. 61, p. 246-249 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fuel cell
Fuel cells
theoretical study
Acoustic impedance
Semiconductor materials

Development and characteristics of a membraneless microfluidic fuel cell array

Wang, H., Gu, S., Leung, D. Y. C., Xu, H., Leung, M. K. H., Zhang, L. & Xuan, J. 20 Jul 2014 In : Electrochimica Acta. 135, p. 467-477 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide to Formic Acid

Lu, X., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H., Leung, M. K. H. & Xuan, J. 13 May 2014 In : ChemElectroChem. 1, 5, p. 836-849 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

2013

A hybrid aluminum/hydrogen/air cell system

Wang, L., Wang, W., Yang, G., Liu, D., Xuan, J., Wang, H., Leung, M. K. H. & Liu, F. 13 Nov 2013 In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 38, 34, p. 14801-14809 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air-breathing membraneless laminar flow-based fuel cells: Do they breathe enough oxygen?

Xuan, J., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H., Leung, M. K. H., Wang, B. & Ni, M. Apr 2013 In : Applied Energy. 104, p. 400-407 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A self-pumping microfluidic fuel cell based on hydrostatic principles

Yang, S., Xuan, J., Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C., Leung, M. K. H., Xu, H. & Zhang, L. 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

fuel cell
hydrostatics
pumping

A shunt current model for microfluidic fuel cell stack

Gu, S., Xuan, J., Wang, H., Xu, H., Leung, D. Y. C. & Zhang, L. 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

fuel cell

Enabling high-concentrated fuel operation of fuel cells with microfluidic principles: a feasibility study

Zhang, H., Xuan, J., Xu, H., Leung, M. K. H., Leung, D. Y. C., Zhang, L., Wang, H. & Wang, L. Dec 2013 In : Applied Energy. 112, p. 1131-1137 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy and exergy analysis of microfluidic fuel cell

Zhang, H., Leung, M. K. H., Xuan, J., Xu, H., Zhang, L., Leung, D. Y. C. & Wang, H. 20 May 2013 In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 38, 15, p. 6526-6536 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Light utilization in microfluidic photocatalytic reactors

Xuan, J., Leung, M. K. H., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H., Zhang, H., Luo, X., Xu, H. & Zhang, L. 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Microfluidic photocatalytic fuel cell

Zhang, H., Xuan, J., Leung, M. K. H., Xu, H., Zhang, L., Wang, B., Leung, D. Y. C., Wang, H. & Luo, X. 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

fuel cell

Miniature hydrogen generator based on aluminum-water reaction for micro fuel cells

Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C. & Xuan, J. 7 Apr 2013 In : Abstracts of Papers: American Chemical Society Meetings. 245, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

Modeling of a microfluidic electrochemical cell for CO2 utilization and fuel production

Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C. & Xuan, J. 1 Jan 2013 In : Applied Energy. 102, p. 1057-1062 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
hydrogen
Electrolytic cells
Cathodes
Hydrogen

Regenerative microfluidic fuel cell for high efficient H2 production and utilization

Xuan, J., Wang, H., Xu, H., Leung, M. K. H., Zhang, L. & Leung, D. Y. C. 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

fuel cell

Theoretical Graetz-Damkohler modeling of an air-breathing microfluidic fuel cell

Xuan, J., Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C., Leung, M. K. H., Xu, H., Zhang, L. & Shen, Y. Jun 2013 In : Journal of Power Sources. 231, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Chemical and transport behaviors in microfluidic reformer with catalytic-support membrane for efficient hydrogen production and purification

Xuan, J., Leung, D. Y. C., Leung, M. K. H., Ni, M. & Wang, H. Feb 2012 In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 37, 3, p. 2614-2622

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

purification
hydrogen
membrane

Energy analysis of hydrogen and electricity production from aluminum-based processes

Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C. & Leung, M. K. H. Feb 2012 In : Applied Energy. 90, 1, p. 100-105 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum
Hydrogen production
Costs
Energy conversion
Energy efficiency

Modeling of a micro auto-electrolytic cell for hydrogen production

Wang, H., Leung, D. Y. C. & Xuan, J. Jul 2012 In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 37, 13, p. 10002-10009 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrolytic cells
Hydrogen
Hydrogen production
Magnesium
Laplace equation

Towards orientation-independent performance of membraneless microfluidic fuel cell: Understanding the gravity effects

Xuan, J., Leung, M. K. H., Leung, D. Y. C. & Wang, H. Feb 2012 In : Applied Energy. 90, 1, p. 80-86

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fuel cell
gravity
2011

A computational study of bifunctional oxygen electrode in air-breathing reversible microfluidic fuel cells

Xuan, J., Leung, D. Y. C., Leung, M. K. H., Ni, M. & Wang, H. Jul 2011 In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 36, 15, p. 9231-9241

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fuel cell
electrode
oxygen
air

Aluminum and its alloy: Is it a sustainable and feasible energy carrier?

Leung, D. Y. C. & Wang, H. 2011

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

aluminum
energy