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Researcher: Liu, P (Associate Professor Pengfei Liu)

Fields of Research

Ocean Engineering
Marine Engineering
Naval Architecture
Maritime Engineering
Aerospace Structures
Energy Generation, Conversion and Storage Engineering
Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells)

Research Objectives

Tidal Energy
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
Water Transport
Wind Energy
Biofuel (Biomass) Energy
Wave Energy
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Aerospace Equipment
International Sea Freight Transport (excl. Live Animal Transport)
Hydro-Electric Energy

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Design and optimization for strength and integrity of tidal turbine rotor blades; Energy
Development and optimization of dual-mode propellers for renewable energy; Renewable Energy
Drag reduction results using different types of the micro-riblets surface; Indian Journal of Geo Marine Science
Evaluation, design and optimization for strength and integrity of polar class propellers; Cold Regions Science and Technology
Model testing and performance comparison of plastic and metal tidal turbine rotors; Applied Ocean Research
Model testing of a series of bi-directional tidal turbine rotors; Energy
Numerical aerodynamic of the rectangular wing concerning to ground effect; American Journal of Mechanical Engineering
Numerical analysis of the effects of riblets on drag reduction of a flat plate; Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics,
Numerical hydrodynamic evaluation of propeller (with hub taper) and podded drive in azimuthing conditions; Ocean Engineering
Numerical study of a solitary wave impacting on the submerged barrier; The 9th International Conference on Asia and Pacific Coasts 2017 (APAC 2017)
Oscillating foil propulsion system
Parametric analysis of horizontal axis tidal turbine hydrodynamics for optimum energy generation; 3rd International Symposium on Marine Propulsors
Performance of dynamic azimuthing podded propulsor; International Shipbuilding Progress
Prototyping a series of bi-directional horizontal axis tidal turbines for optimum energy conversion; Applied Energy
Study on propulsive performance of two geometrically similar podded propulsors; Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Part A: International Journal of Maritime Engineering
Uncertainty of measurements of podded propulsor performance characteristics; Ocean Engineering
WIG (wing-in-ground) effect dual-foil turbine for high renewable energy performance; Energy
WIG effect turbine of a remarkable energy generation efficiency; The Second Conference of Global Chinese Scholars on Hydrodynamics (CCSH'2016)

Research Projects

Oscillating Foil Turbine; CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Research Candidate Supervision