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Researcher: Liu, P (Dr Pengfei Liu)

Fields of Research

Ocean Engineering
Marine Engineering
Energy Generation, Conversion and Storage Engineering
Naval Architecture

Research Objectives

Tidal Energy
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
Wind Energy
Water Transport
International Sea Freight Transport (excl. Live Animal Transport)
Wave Energy
Hydro-Electric Energy

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Design and optimization for strength and integrity of tidal turbine rotor blades; Energy
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 hydrodynamic evaluation of propeller (with hub taper) and podded drive in azimuthing conditions; Ocean Engineering
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

Novel oscillating foil turbine; CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Oscillating Foil Turbine; CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Research Candidate Supervision