Special Issues
Editorial Board
  • Chun Yang

    Nanyang Technological University, SINGAPORE

    Interests: development and characterization of Lab-on-Chip devices, electrokinetic transport phenomena, microfluidics, microscale flow, heat and mass transfer, colloidal science, surface and interfacial phenomena

Founding Editor and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
  • Amir Faghri

    University of Connecticut, USA

    Interests: boiling and condensation, energy systems, enhanced heat transfer, fluid mechanics, heat pipes and fuel cells, heat transfer, micro and nano-scale systems, phase change and solidification, transport phenomena

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
  • Yuwen Zhang

    University of Missouri, USA

    Interests: energy storage and conversion, heat and mass transfer, thermal management

Associate Editor
  • Yugang Zhao

    University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, CHINA

    Interests: icing and frosting, microfluidics and heat transfer

Editorial Board
  • Aliakbar Akbarzadeh

    RMIT University, AUSTRALIA

    Interests: renewable energy systems

  • Cristina H. Amon

    University of Toronto, CANADA

    Interests: nanoscale thermal transport, thermofluids, clean energy systems, electric vehicle and battery thermal management, regenerative medicine, hemodynamics and transport in biomedical systems

  • Yutaka Asako

    Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, MALAYSIA

    Interests: turbulence modeling, turbulent flow, convection, computational fluid dynamics, numerical simulation, numerical modeling, thermal engineering, gas dynamics, heat exchangers

  • Yildiz Bayazitoglu

    Rice University, USA

    Interests: convective heat transfer with phase change, heat transfer in radiatively participating medium, micro and nano scale heat transfer, development of bioheat equation, advanced thermal manufacturing with emphasis on containerless processing and fuel cell microreformer design and thermal oil well heat transfer analysis

  • Theodore L. Bergman

    University of Kansas, USA

    Interests: heat transfer, energy, thermal manufacturing

  • Yiding Cao

    Florida International University, USA

    Interests: aerospace applications, heat transfer/heat pipes, electronics cooling, gas turbine coling, internal combustion engines/ heat engines, energy recovery and renewable energy systems, refrigerators, and solar energy

  • Bingyang Cao

    Tsinghua University, CHINA

    Interests: microscale and nanoscale flow and heat transfer, thermal functional materials, advanced thermal management technology, heat transfer optimization theory and energy saving technology, simulation and calculation of heat and mass transfer process

  • Gang Chen

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

    Interests: heat transfer, energy conversion, nanotechnology

  • Li Chen

    Xi’an Jiaotong University, CHINA

    Interests: heat and mass transfer and reaction in porous media, micro and nano scale heat and mass transfer, porous media two-phase flow

  • Yongping Chen

    Southeast University, CHINA

    Interests: cooling of electronic components, thermal management/thermal design

  • Zheng Chen

    Peking University, CHINA

    Interests: flame dynamics theory, fuel basic combustion characteristics, adaptive numerical simulation of multi-scale combustion process and its application, the limit (high temperature and high pressure, supersonic, microgravity, near the combustion limit, etc.) combustion process, flame acceleration and slow combustion to detonation, detonation wave initiation and propagation

  • Jacob N. Chung

    University of Florida, USA

    Interests: thermodynamics, heat transfer, phase change heat transfer and two-phase flow, energy conversion

  • Vijay K. Dhir

    University of California, Los Angeles, USA

    Interests: two-phase heat transfer, boiling and condensation, thermal and hydrodynamic stability, thermal hydraulics of nuclear reactors, microgravity heat transfer, soil remediation

  • Leonid A. Dombrovsky

    Joint Institute for High Temperatures of the Russian Academy of Sciences, RUSSIA

    Interests: visible, infrared, and microwave properties of particles and fibres, radiative heat transfer in scattering media of different nature, radiative properties of porous materials, composite coatings, and thermal insulations, combined heat transfer problems in thermal engineering, biomedicine, and geophysics, stabilization and control of levitating droplet clusters

  • Fei Duan

    Nanyang Technological University, SINGAPORE

    Interests: kinetics of phase changes, evaporation cooling and thermal management, energy/exergy analysis on thermocapillary evaporators, thermal analyses of energy systems, development of smart materials

  • Ashley Emery

    University of Washington, USA

    Interests: architectural heat transfer, finite element methods, numerical analysis, thermal stresses, air conditioning and heating, human comfort, biological heat transfer, fracture, dynamic motion of elastic and plastic shells, radiation gas dynamics, separated and supersonic flow, and free and forced convection

  • Mohammad Faghri

    University of Rhode Island, USA

    Interests: computational fluid dynamics, heat exchangers, modeling of thermal processes, microfluidics with application to point-of-care-diagnostics, lab-on-paper and lab-on-a-chip, heat and fluid flow in, microscale and nanoscale structures, transport phenomena in fuel cells

  • Manfred Groll

    University of Stuttgart, GERMANY

    Interests: engineering thermophysics/thermal engineering, energy technology and nuclear reactor safety

  • Z.Y. Guo

    Tsinghua University, CHINA

    Interests: thermal and mass theory and its application, micro-scale flow and heat transfer, energy efficient utilization

  • Jiangfeng Guo

    Chinese Academy of Sciences, CHINA

    Interests: the application of fundamental principles of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat and mass transfer to innovative and high-performance heat exchange components, technologies, and systems for energy (heat, power, cooling) recovery, utilization, conversion with emphasis on the efficient and cost-effective utilization of renewable and waste heat, and solar energy

  • Zhixiong Guo

    Rutgers University, USA

    Interests: heat transfer analyses and enhancement methodologies, thermal management and rapid cooling, ultrashort pulsed laser advanced micro/nano manufacturing, bioNano sensing and ultra-precise measurement techniques, thermal and solar radiation, interfacial and nanoscale heat transfer, energy storage and nanofluid

  • Je-Chin Han

    Texas A&M University, USA

    Interests: advanced experimental and computational methods in convection heat transfer, heat transfer enhancement, heat transfer in rotating cooling channel flows, film cooling in unsteady high turbulent flows, advanced cooling in gas turbine for aircraft propulsion, advanced cooling in hydrogen turbine for clean power generation, advanced clean energy technology

  • Ya-Ling He

    Xi'an Jiaotong University, CHINA

    Interests: engineering thermosphysics, energy conservation

  • John R. Howell

    University of Texas at Austin, USA

    Interests: analysis of radiative energy transfer in complex systems that contain absorbing, emitting, and scattering media

  • Yogesh Jaluria

    Rutgers University, USA

    Interests: chemical vapor deposition, inverse problems, thermal management of electronics, mini and microchannels, data centers, global climate change, energy systems - wind, solar, thermal systems - simulation, optimization, natural optimization, energy flow in nature

  • Hussam Jouhara

    Brunel University London, UK

    Interests: heat pipes, heat energy storage, cryogenic heat transfer systems for freezing and storage of bio materials and food, single and two-phase heat transfer (experimental and numerical), waste heat recovery systems - low to high grades (from hot streams or from hot surfaces) including recuperators, steam generators and steam condensers, heat pipe based solar collectors (hybrid, concentrated and flat), development of sizing tools of heat exchangers, energy active shelves for energy efficient supermarket chilled display cabinets

  • Massoud Kaviany

    University of Michigan, USA

    Interests: efficient and innovative energy transport and conversion (transformation) through atomic tailoring of the principal energy carriers (phonon, electron, fluid particle, and photon)

  • Masahiro Kawaji

    The City College of New York, USA

    Interests: multiphase flow and phase change heat transfer, nuclear reactor thermal-hydraulics and safety analysis, microfluidics, micro-heat pipes, microgravity fluid physics and transport phenomena, thermal energy storage

  • Yasushi Koito

    Kumamoto University, JAPAN

    Interests: thermal Engineering

  • Stéphane Launay

    Université d'Aix-Marseille, FRANCE

  • Larry Li

    The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HONG KONG

    Interests: complex and disordered systems, fluid mechanics, thermoacoustics

  • Ying Zhen Li

    RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, SWEDEN

    Interests: fire dynamics and fire suppression in tunnels, fire and explosion hazards of alternative fuel vehicles, scale modelling and CFD modelling of fire and explosion flows

  • John Lienhard

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

    Interests: desalination, thermodynamics, heat and mass transfer

  • Xianglei Liu

    Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, CHINA

    Interests: thermal management of aerospace spacecraft and green aviation, new energy utilization and advanced energy storage

  • Haifeng Liu

    Tianjin University, CHINA

    Interests: advanced combustion theory and new combustion technology, biofuel preparation and evaluation of its characteristics

  • Lin Lu

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HONG KONG

    Interests: renewable energy technologies and applications in buildings; fundamentals of fluid mechanics and heat/mass transfer to enhance building energy systems; engineered nanomaterial development towards energy smart building envelopes

  • W.J. Minkowycz

    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

    Interests: computational modeling in heat transfer, two-phase swirl flow with heat transfer, two-phase fluid flow, heat and mass transfer in porous media, non-newtonian flow in porous media, turbulence modeling in porous media,and sparrow-Galerkin approach to radiation exchange

  • Masataka Mochizuki

    Fujikura Ltd., JAPAN

    Interests: heat pipes, two-phase heat transfer, electronics cooling

  • Yin Kwee Ng

    Nanyang Technological University, SINGAPORE

    Interests: linear regression, ROC analysis, thermal imaging, computational fluid dynamics, numerical heat transfer, infrared thermography

  • Patrick H. Oosthuizen

    Queen’s University, CANADA

    Interests: energy and fluid systems

  • G.P. “Bud” Peterson

    Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

    Interests: phase-change heat transfer, thermal control of electronic components and spacecraft systems, conduction and thermal contact resistance

  • Joel Plawsky

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA

    Interests: interfacial phenomena, transport processes, thin films, microelectronics, photonics

  • Agus P. Sasmito

    McGill University, CANADA

    Interests: mine ventilation, heating and cooling, thermal energy storage, geo-energy and energy system, slurry, paste and particulate flow, rock-microwave system, ground freezing, environmental engineering in mines, industrial transport processes, thermal fluid sciences and engineering

  • Bengt Sundén

    Lund University, SWEDEN

    Interests: compact heat exchangers, enhanced heat transfer, gas turbine heat transfer, combustion-related heat transfer

  • Guihua Tang

    Xi'an Jiaotong University, CHINA

    Interests: heat design, management, and enhancement, phonons and electrons transport in thermoelectrics, multiphase and phase change, solar energy, microscale and mesoscale fluid flow and heat transfer, chemistry fabrication for aerogels, and energy materials

  • Abderrahim Wakif

    Hassan II University, MOROCCO

    Interests: spectral Methods, nanofluid flow problems, bioconvection, stability analysis, CFD

  • Dongsheng Wen

    Technical University of Munich, GERMANY

    Interests: multiphase flow and heat transfer, renewable energy technologies, multiscale modelling and simulation, micro/nanoscale engineering

  • Chao Xu

    North China Electric Power University, CHINA

    Interests: enhanced heat and mass transfer technology and electronic device cooling technology

  • Jinliang Xu

    North China Electric Power University, CHINA

    Interests: advanced power cycle and power generation systems, micro and nano scale heat transfer, multiphase flow and heat transfer, optical flow control and solar energy utilization

  • Yimin Xuan

    Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, CHINA

    Interests: micro/nano scale heat transfer, the comprehensive utilization of solar energy, miniature energy system, vehicle thermal management

  • T.S. Zhao

    Southern University of Science and Technology, CHINA

    Interests: alternate and renewable energy, energy conversion, energy storage, fuel cell technology, heat and mass transport

Early Career Editorial Board Member
  • Mu Du

    Shandong University, CHINA

    Interests: heat and mass transfer, radiation transfer, radiative cooling, solar energy harvesting, thermal insulation materials, energy saving

  • Wenzhen Fang

    Xi'an Jiaotong University, CHINA

    Interests: heat and mass transport process coupled with porous media, pore-scale and multi-scale numerical simulations, droplet icing and anti-de-icing mechanism, electronic devices thermal management

  • Wang Han

    Beihang University, CHINA

    Interests: turbulent combustion, intelligent combustion propulsion

  • Yuchao Hua

    Nantes University, FRANCE

    Interests: thermal management, heat transfer optimization, thermal energy storage, nanoscale thermal transport

  • Pengfei Ji

    Beijing Institute of Technology, CHINA

    Interests: laser manufacturing oriented heat transfer and energy conversion

  • Dongxu Ji

    Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen), CHINA

    Interests: low grade thermal energy utilization, geothermal energy, AI+thermal energy

  • Qibin Li

    Chongqing University, CHINA

    Interests: energy storage materials and energy storage systems, thermal cycle systems and thermal management

  • Yatao Ren

    Harbin Institute of Technology, CHINA

    Interests: micro/nanoscale photothermal transport and conversion, microfluidic optics, bio-heat transfer

  • Yaran Wang

    Tianjin University, CHINA

    Interests: dynamic modeling, fast numerical simulation and real-time control techniques of the heat transfer and fluid flow processes in HVAC & R systems, mathematical modeling, fast simulation, operational optimization, renewable thermal energy integration and sustainable solutions for smart district heating network

  • Boxiang Wang

    Shanghai Jiao Tong University, CHINA

    Interests: micro/nanoscale thermal radiation and metamaterial-based energy devices, radiative transfer in disordered, porous and aperiodic media (especially Anderson localization and chaotic behaviors, nano, topological, quantum and non-Hermitian optics/photonics, scanning near-field optical microscopy

  • Jian Xie

    North China Electric Power University, CHINA

    Interests: utilization of low-grade energy and multiphase flow heat transfer, phase-change heat transfer on micro/nanostructured functional surfaces, heat and mass transfer enhancement and energy conservation

  • Huachao Yang

    Zhejiang University, CHINA

    Interests: nanoscale heat and mass transfer, nanoscale energy storage mechanisms, advanced electrode materials and electrolytes, thermal management, supercapacitor, Li+, Na+, and Zn2+ battery

  • Zhilang Zhang


    Interests: numerical modeling, computational methods, CFD, heat and mass transfer

  • Hu Zhang

    Xi'an Jiaotong University, CHINA

    Interests: thermal protection and thermophysical property, thermal environment of solid rocket, spectral thermal radiation property and regulation, thermal-fluid-solid coupling simulation

  • Tian Zhao

    Beijing University of Technology, CHINA

    Interests: modeling, analysis, and optimization of thermal systems and integrated energy systems for energy saving and renewable energy utilization, simulation and enhancement of complex heat transfer processes and their applications such as thermal management of electronic devices

  • Yanguang Zhou

    The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HONG KONG

    Interests: green energy technologies, algorithm development on nanoscale heat transfer, quantifying heat transport at the interfaces via experiments and simulations

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