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Weiwei Chen Lecturer

Academic Area: 
  • HVAC
  • Refrigeration
  • Heat & Mass Transfer
Research Interests: 
  • Supercritical heat transfer
  • Transcritical refrigeration cycle
  • Aircraft environment control relating to HVAC

Educational Background

  • PhD, Man-Machine and Environmental Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (2016)
  • BA, Building Environment and Equipment Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (2009)


Research Projects

  • 2016/09-2017/11, Optimization design and research of ventilation system of sewage pumping station, Project of Changzhou Drainage Management Office
  • 2012/01-2015/12, Study on the boiling heat transfer and flow characteristics of small channels under high hyper-gravity conditions, Project of NSFC grant No. 51176074
  • 2011/05-2013/05, Aircraft environment control simulation software, Research Project of Hongdu Aviation Industry Corporation
  • 2010/02-2012/12, Study on thermal load of the XXX airplane cabin, Research Project of Xi'an aircraft international aviation manufacturing Co. Ltd.
  • 2008/11-2009/11, Study on the thermal and humidity properties of the enclosure structure and the influence of the building energy consumption, Research Project of Wall Materials Innovation & Building Energy-Saving Promotion Office

Journal Articles

  • Weiwei Chen, Xiande Fang. Modelling of convective heat transfer of RP-3 aviation kerosene in vertical miniature tubes under supercritical pressure. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2016, 95: 272–277. (SCI)
  • Weiwei Chen, Xiande Fang. Investigation of heat transfer correlations of water under supercritical pressure in vertical tubes. Journal of Engineering Thermophysics, 2016, 37(1):104-110. (EI, in Chinese).
  • Weiwei Chen, Xiande Fang, Yu Xu, Xianghui Su. An assessment of correlations of forced convection heat transfer to water at supercritical pressure. Annals of Nuclear Energy, 2015, 76: 451–460. (SCI)
  • Weiwei Chen, Xiande Fang. A new heat transfer correlation for supercritical water flowing in vertical tubes. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2014, 78: 156–160. (SCI)
  • Weiwei Chen, Xiande Fang. A note on the Chen correlation of saturated flow boiling heat transfer. International Journal of Refrigeration, 2014, 48: 100–104. (SCI)
  • Weiwei Chen, Xianghui Su. Motor power selection and economic analysis of more electric environmental control system. Journal of Aerospace Power, 2013, 28(3):714-720. (EI, in Chinese)
  • Xiande Fang, Weiwei Chen, Zhanru Zhou, Yu Xu. Empirical models for efficiency and mass flow rate of centrifugal compressors. International Journal of Refrigeration, 2014, 41: 190–199. (SCI)


  • Xiande Fang, Weiwei Chen, Yu Xu. Advanced two-phase flow and heat transfer,Electronic Industry Press. (In press)


  • Yu Wang, Yanlong Jiang, Weiwei Chen, An airborne high heat flow density equipment heat management system using spray cooling and adsorption refrigeration, ZL201710530049.1


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