Zeno Zhang

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  • The University of Western Australia (M473), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 284 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
20122018
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Research Output 2012 2018

  • 284 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 25 Conference paper
  • 2 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
2018
pyrolysis
cellulose
Cellulose
Biomass
Pyrolysis
2 Citations
Anaerobic digestion
Biogas
Internal combustion engines
Engines
Air

Contrasting the pyrolysis behavior of selected biomass and the effect of lignin

Zhang, Z., Zhu, M., Hobson, P., Doherty, W. & Zhang, D. 1 Jun 2018 In : Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Transactions of the ASME. 140, 6, 062201

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lignin
pyrolysis
lignin
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Open Access
File
Anaerobic digestion
Carbohydrates
Hydrogen production
carbohydrate
hydrogen
2017

A Kinetic Study of Pyrolysis of Pine Wood using a Thermogravimetric Analyser and a Combined Model-free and y(α)Master Plot Method

Zhang, Z., Zhu, M., Liu, P., Setyawan, H. Y. & Zhang, D. 2017 11th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion 2017. United States: Combustion Institute China Section , p. 234-237 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

pyrolysis
plots
kinetics
activation energy
heating
1 Citations
soaps
Soaps (detergents)
glycerols
Glycerol
ignition

An Experimental Study of the Effect of Biodiesel on the Ignition and Combustion Characteristics of Single Droplets of Glycerol

Setyawan, H. Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 2017 Proceedings of 11th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion. Dunn, M., Hawkes , E. R., Masri , A. R., Cleary , M., Kourmatzis , A., Chan, Q. N. & Kook, S. (eds.). Australia: Combustion Institute

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Biodiesel
Glycerol
Ignition
High speed cameras
Transesterification
7 Citations
glycerols
Glycerol
ignition
Ignition
Water
1 Citations

An Experimental Study of the Rheological Properties and Stability Characteristics of Biochar-Algae-Water Slurry Fuels

Liu, P., Zhu, M., Leong, Y., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 2017 8th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2016). Yan, J., Sun, F., Chou, S. K., Desideri, U., Li, H., Campana, P. & Xiong, R. (eds.). China: Pergamon, Vol. 105, p. 125-130 6 p. (Energy Procedia; vol. 105)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Algae
Slurries
Water
Sawdust
Shear thinning

Combustion and Emission Characteristics of a Spark Ignition Engine Fuelled with Biogas from Two-Phase Anaerobic Digestion (T-PAD)

Zhang, Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 2017 8th International Conference on Applied Energy, ICAE 2016. Yan, J., Sun, F., Chou, S. K., Desideri, U., Li, H., Campana, P. & Xiong, R. (eds.). Elsevier, Vol. 105, p. 137-142 6 p. (Energy Procedia)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Anaerobic digestion
Biogas
Internal combustion engines
Engines
Air
2 Citations

Effect of Biochar Addition and Initial pH on Hydrogen Production from the First Phase of Two-Phase Anaerobic Digestion of Carbohydrates Food Waste

Sunyoto, N. M. S., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 2017 8th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2016). Yan, J., Sun, F., Chou, S. K., Desideri, U., Li, H., Campana, P. & Xiong, R. (eds.). United Kingdom: Pergamon, p. 379-384 6 p. (Energy Procedia; vol. 105)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access

Effect of CaCO3 addition on ash sintering behaviour during K2CO3 catalysed steam gasification of a Chinese lignite

Zhang, J., Li, J., Mao, Y., Bi, J., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Zhang, L. & Zhang, D. 25 Jan 2017 In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 111, p. 503-509 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
Lignite
Gasification
Steam
Sintering
9 Citations

Effect of coal blending and ashing temperature on ash sintering and fusion characteristics during combustion of Zhundong lignite

Li, J., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Zhang, K., Shen, G. & Zhang, D. 1 May 2017 In : Fuel. 195, p. 131-142 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
Coal
Lignite
Coal ash
Fusion reactions
1 Citations

Experimental Study of Ignition and Combustion Characteristics of Single Particles of Zhundong Lignite

Zhang, Z., Zhu, M., Li, J., Zhang, K., Xu, G. & Zhang, D. 21 Dec 2017 In : Energy & Fuels. 32, 4, p. 4221-4226

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Lignite
Ignition
Time delay
Furnaces
4 Citations

Ignition and combustion characteristics of single particles of Zhundong lignite: Effect of water and acid washing

Zhang, Z., Zhu, M., Zhang, Y., Setyawan, H. Y., Li, J. & Zhang, D. 2017 In : Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 36, 2, p. 2139-2146 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lignite
Coal
washing
Lignite
Washing

Pyrolysis Characteristics of Cellulose Isolated from Selected Biomass Feedstocks using a Thermogravimetric Analyser

Zhang, Z., Zhu, M. & Zhang, D. Dec 2017 Energy Procedia. Netherlands: Elsevier, Vol. 142, p. 636-641

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
pyrolysis
feedstocks
cellulose
biomass
sampling
2 Citations
Particle size
Water
Viscometers
Slurries
Viscosity

Semiempirical Correlation for Predicting Laminar Flame Speed of H2/CO/Air Flames with CO2 and N2 Dilution

Shang, R., Zhang, Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 21 Sep 2017 In : Energy and Fuels. 31, 9, p. 9957-9966 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Monoxide
Dilution
Air
Reaction kinetics
Sensitivity analysis
1 Citations

Stratification and Chemistry Evolution of Ash Deposits during Combustion of Zhundong Lignite in a Drop Tube Furnace

Li, J., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Zhang, K., Shen, G. & Zhang, D. 2017 Energy Proceedia: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Applied Energy ICAE2016. Yan, J., Sun, F., Chou, S. K., Desideri, U., Li, H., Campana, P. & Xiong, R. (eds.). 2017 ed. Elsevier, Vol. 105, p. 4216-4221 6 p. (Energy Procedia)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Ashes
Lignite
Coal ash
Furnaces
Deposits
2016
6 Citations
Ashes
Coal Ash
Geochemistry
Mineralogy
Coal ash
14 Citations
4 Citations
Glycerol
Water
Viscometers
Viscosity
Yield stress
39 Citations
Ashes
Coal
Lignite
Furnaces
Deposits
27 Citations
Anaerobic digestion
Methane
Carbohydrates
carbohydrate
Hydrogen
2 Citations

Extinction limit and near-limit kinetics of lean premixed stretched H2-CO-air flames

Zhang, Y., Shang, R., Shen, W., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Zhang, H. F. & Zhang, D. 19 Oct 2016 In : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYDROGEN ENERGY. 41, 39, p. 17687-17694 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations

Hydrogen production by methane cracking over Xiaolongtan lignite chars: The role of mineral matter

Wei, L., Zhu, M., Ma, Y., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 1 Nov 2016 In : Fuel. 183, p. 345-350 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Methane
Lignite
Hydrogen production
Minerals
4 Citations
Open Access
File
Biodiesel
Glycerol
Ignition
Ethanol
Crude oil
10 Citations
Sawdust
Coal
gangue
Thermogravimetric analysis
combustion
7 Citations

Laminar flame speed of CO2 and N2 diluted H2/CO/air flames

Shang, R., Zhang, Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Zhang, D. & Li, G. 7 Sep 2016 In : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYDROGEN ENERGY. 41, 33, p. 15056-15067

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dilution
dilution
flames
air
Air
7 Citations

Ozone effect on the flammability limit and near-limit combustion of syngas/air flames with N2, CO2, and H2O dilutions

Zhang, Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Shang, R. & Zhang, D. 15 Dec 2016 In : Fuel. 186, p. 414-421 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozone
Flammability
Carbon Monoxide
Dilution
Air
9 Citations
Oil sands
Pyrolysis
asphalt
Gases
Liquids
27 Citations
Ashes
Mineralogy
Coal
Bituminous coal
Lignite
2 Citations
Microgravity
Volatiles
Ignition
microgravity
coal
2015

An Experimental and Numerical Study into Laminar Flame Speeds of H2/CO/Air Mixtures with CO2 and N2 Dilution

Shang, R., Zhang, Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 2015 Proceedings of the Australian Combustion Symposium 2015. Melbourne: The Combustion Institute - Australian and New Zealand Section, Vol. 1, p. 296-299

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

1 Citations

An Experimental Investigation into the Ignition and Combustion Characteristics of Single Droplets of Biochar Slurry Fuels

Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Chan, Y. L., Yani, S. & Zhang, D. 2015 Energy Procedia. Netherlands: Elsevier, Vol. 75, p. 180-185

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Water content
Ignition
Time delay
Water
Evaporation
8 Citations

An Experimental Study of Effect of Water on Ignition and Combustion Characteristics of Single Droplets of Glycerol

Setyawan, H., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 2015 Energy Procedia. Netherlands: Elsevier, Vol. 75, p. 578-583

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Glycerol
Ignition
Water
Time delay
CCD cameras

An experimental study of ignition and combustion characteristics of single droplets of heavy oil residues

Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Zheng, C. & Zhang, D. 2015 ASPACC 2015 - 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion. Beijing: Combustion Institute, Vol. 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

A Two-Phase Anaerobic Digestion Process for Biogas Production For Combined Heat and Power Generation for Remote Communities

Zhang, D., Zhu, M., Zhou, W., Yani, W., Zhang, Z. & Wu, J. 2015 Handbook of Clean Energy Systems. Yan, J. (ed.). New York City: John Wiley & Sons, Vol. 1, p. 213-229

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

Combined heat and power generation using gas engines fuelled with pyrolysis gas

Zhang, D., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Wu, J. 2015 Handbook of Clean Energy Systems. Parrill, A. L. & Lipkowitz, K. B. (eds.). New York City: John Wiley & Sons, Vol. 1, p. 245-261

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

10 Citations
Open Access
File
Soot
Biofuels
soot
Biodiesel
ignition
2 Citations

Effect of Biochar on the Cracking of Tar from the Pyrolysis of a Pine Sawdust in a Fixed Bed Reactor

Zhang, Z., Zhu, M., Liu, P., Wan, W. C., Zhou, W., Chan, Y. & Zhang, D. 2015 Energy Procedia. Netherlands: Elsevier, Vol. 75, p. 196-201

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Sawdust
Tar
Pyrolysis
Vapors
Temperature
18 Citations
Open Access
File
Soot
Petroleum
Crude oil
Ethanol
Air

Identification and characterisation of cellulose fast pyrolysis products using a cds pyroprobe in combination with liquid nitrogen quenching method

Wan, W. C., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Zhou, W., Liu, P. & Zhang, D. 2015 ASPACC 2015 - 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion. Beijing: Combustion Institute, Vol. 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

12 Citations

The Effect of CO2 Dilution on the Laminar Burning Velocity of Premixed Methane/Air Flames

Chan, Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Liu, P. & Zhang, D. Aug 2015 Energy Procedia. Netherlands: Elsevier, Vol. 75, p. 3048-3053

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Dilution
Methane
Air
Kinetics
Flammability
2014
19 Citations

An experimental investigation on the effect of convection on the ignition behaviour of single coal particles under various O2 concentrations

Liu, B., Zhang, Z., Zhang, H., Yang, H. & Zhang, D. 15 Jan 2014 In : Fuel. 116, p. 77-83 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Ignition
Furnaces
Bituminous coal
Temperature
11 Citations

Key thermal events during pyrolysis and CO2-gasification of selected combustible solid wastes in a thermogravimetric analyser

Chen, T., Wu, J., Zhang, Z., Zhu, M., Sun, L., Wu, J. & Zhang, D. 1 Dec 2014 In : Fuel. 137, p. 77-84

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solid wastes
Gasification
Pyrolysis
Polyethylene Terephthalates
Rubber
3 Citations

Thermogravimetric studies of characteristics and kinetics of pyrolysis of buton oil sand

Liu, P., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z., Wan, W., Yani, S. & Zhang, D. 2014 Energy Procedia. Taiwan: Elsevier, Vol. 61, p. 2741-2744

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
Oil sands
Pyrolysis
Kinetics
Heating rate
Activation energy
2013

A Kinetic Modelling Study of the Flammability of Pyrolysis Gas from a Pine Sawdust

Chan, Y., Zhu, M., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, D. 2013 Proceedings of The Australian Combustion Symposium. NSW, Australia: The Combustion Institute - Australian and New Zealand Section, Vol. 1, p. 166-168

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper