Zhihua Wang

Asst Professor

  • 1315 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
20052022
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Research Output 2005 2019

  • 1315 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 72 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Comment/debate
2013
99 Citations (Scopus)

A coupled energy transport and hydrological model for urban canopies evaluated using a wireless sensor network

Wang, Z., Bou-Zeid, E. & Smith, J. A., Jul 2013, In : Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society. 139, 675, p. 1643-1657 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

canopy
sensor
energy
vegetation
heat island
56 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrometeorological determinants of green roof performance via a vertically-resolved model for heat and water transport

Sun, T., Bou-Zeid, E., Wang, Z., Zerba, E. & Ni, G. H., Feb 2013, In : Building and Environment. 60, p. 211-224 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Roofs
heat
roof
determinants
water
21 Citations (Scopus)

Revisiting the hysteresis effect in surface energy budgets

Sun, T., Wang, Z. & Ni, G. H., May 16 2013, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 40, 9, p. 1741-1747 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

energy budgets
surface energy
energy budget
hysteresis
radiation
12 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal analysis and design of a multi-layered rigidity tunable composite

Shan, W. L., Lu, T., Wang, Z. & Majidi, C., 2013, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 66, p. 271-278 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rigidity
Rigidity
Thermoanalysis
thermal analysis
composite materials
2012
36 Citations (Scopus)

A novel approach for the estimation of soil ground heat flux

Wang, Z. & Bou-Zeid, E., Mar 15 2012, In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 154-155

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil temperature
heat flux
heat
soil
surface energy
16 Citations (Scopus)

Reconstruction of soil thermal field from a single depth measurement

Wang, Z., Sep 25 2012, In : Journal of Hydrology. 464-465, p. 541-549 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

surface energy
soil
soil temperature
heat flux
Green function
21 Citations (Scopus)

Scaling of the urban heat island intensity using time-dependent energy balance

Lee, T., Lee, J. Y. & Wang, Z., Dec 2012, In : Urban Climate. 2, p. 16-24 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heat island
scaling
energy balance
heat
wind velocity
2011
50 Citations (Scopus)

Analyzing the sensitivity of WRF's single-layer urban canopy model to parameter uncertainty using advanced Monte Carlo simulation

Wang, Z., Bou-Zeid, E., Au, S. K. & Smith, J. A., Sep 2011, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 50, 9, p. 1795-1814 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

canopy
simulation
parameter
urban atmosphere
heat island
58 Citations (Scopus)

A Spatially-Analytical Scheme for Surface Temperatures and Conductive Heat Fluxes in Urban Canopy Models

Wang, Z., Bou-Zeid, E. & Smith, J. A., 2011, In : Boundary-Layer Meteorology. 138, 2, p. 171-193 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heat flux
surface temperature
canopy
weather
suburban area
7 Citations (Scopus)
surface energy
soil temperature
surface temperature
closures
energy balance
2010
10 Citations (Scopus)
Steel
Fires
steels
Heating
heat
2009
20 Citations (Scopus)

Bending of a poroelastic beam with lateral diffusion

Scherer, G. W., Prévost, J. H. & Wang, Z., Sep 2009, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 46, 18-19, p. 3451-3462 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lateral
Finite element method
shear stress
Finite Element
Pore pressure
13 Citations (Scopus)

Bending of fluid-saturated linear poroelastic beams with compressible constituents

Wang, Z., Prévost, J. H. & Coussy, O., 2009, In : International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. 33, 4, p. 425-447 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluids
fluid
edge effect
flexure
Poisson ratio

Finite-element analysis of the bending of a saturated beam

Scherer, G. W., Prévost, J. H. & Wang, Z., 2009, Poromechanics IV - 4th Biot Conference on Poromechanics. DEStech Publications, p. 890-895 6 p.

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

Finite element method
plate theory
thickness ratio
Pore pressure
deflection
2008
3 Citations (Scopus)
paints
Heat Conduction
Green's function
Heat conduction
Paint
5 Citations (Scopus)

Radiative heat transfer for structural members exposed to fire: An analytical approach

Wang, Z. & Tan, K. H., Mar 2008, In : Journal of Fire Sciences. 26, 2, p. 133-152 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structural members
Fires
Scattering
Fluxes
Heat transfer
2007
49 Citations (Scopus)

Compartment fire risk analysis by advanced Monte Carlo simulation

Au, S. K., Wang, Z. & Lo, S. M., Sep 2007, In : Engineering Structures. 29, 9, p. 2381-2390 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk analysis
Fires
Failure analysis
Monte Carlo simulation
Monte Carlo methods

Effect of temperature prediction methods on fire resistance of steel members

Wong, M. B., Tan, K. H. & Wang, Z., 2007, Progress in Mechanics of Structures and Materials - Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials, ACMSM19. p. 499-504 6 p.

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

Fire resistance
Steel
Temperature
Fires
Heat transfer
6 Citations (Scopus)
Steel
Green's function
Fires
Concretes
Boundary conditions
6 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature prediction for multi-dimensional domains in standard fire

Wang, Z. & Tan, K. H., Nov 2007, In : Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering. 23, 11, p. 1035-1055 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fires
Heat conduction
Analytical Solution
Temperature
Step function
8 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature prediction of concrete-filled rectangular hollow sections in fire using Green's function method

Wang, Z. & Tan, K. H., Jun 2007, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 133, 6, p. 688-700 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Green's function
Fires
Concretes
Boundary conditions
Fluxes
2006
23 Citations (Scopus)

Green's function solution for transient heat conduction in concrete-filled CHS subjected to fire

Wang, Z. & Tan, K. H., Sep 2006, In : Engineering Structures. 28, 11, p. 1574-1585 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Green's function
Heat conduction
Fires
Concretes
Steel
17 Citations (Scopus)

Residual area method for heat transfer analysis of concrete-encased I-sections in fire

Wang, Z. & Tan, K. H., Feb 2006, In : Engineering Structures. 28, 3, p. 411-422 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fires
Concretes
Heat transfer
Regression analysis
Temperature
12 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity study of time delay coefficient of heat transfer formulations for insulated steel members exposed to fire

Wang, Z. & Tan, K. H., Feb 2006, In : Fire Safety Journal. 41, 1, p. 31-38 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel
Time delay
Fires
time lag
heat transfer
2005
25 Citations (Scopus)

Heat transfer analysis using a Green's function approach for uniformly insulated steel members subjected to fire

Wang, Z., Au, S. K. & Tan, K. H., Aug 2005, In : Engineering Structures. 27, 10, p. 1551-1562 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Green's function
Fires
Boundary conditions
Heat transfer
Steel