D. Zhou, Y. Tian, Y. Qu, Y.K. Chen, “Thermal Analysis of Phase Change Material Board (PCMB) under Weather Conditions in the Summer”, Applied Thermal Engineering 99, 2016, pp. 690–702, doi:10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.01.121.
Y. Qu, K. Zhou, K.F. Zhang, Y. Tian, “Effects of Multiple Sintering Parameters on the Thermal Performance of Bi-porous Nickel Wicks in Loop Heat Pipes”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 99, 2016, pp. 638–646, doi:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2016.04.005.
P. Ying, Y.K. Chen, Y. Xu, Y. Tian, “Computational and Experimental Investigations of an Omni-Flow Wind Turbine”, Applied Energy 146, 2015, pp. 74–83, doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.01.067.
D. Zhou, G.S.F. Shire, Y. Tian, “Parametric Analysis of Influencing Factors in Phase Change Material Wallboard (PCMW)”, Applied Energy 119, 2014, pp. 33–42, doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.12.059.
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “Thermal and Exergetic Analysis of Metal Foam-enhanced Cascaded Thermal Energy storage (MF-CTES)”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 58(1), 2013, pp. 86–96
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “A Review of Solar Collectors and Thermal Energy Storage in Solar Thermal Applications”, Applied Energy 104, 2013, pp. 538–553
X.X. Han, Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “An Effectiveness Study of Enhanced Heat Transfer in Phase Change Materials (PCMs)”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 60, 2013, pp. 459–468
Y.P. Du, C.Y. Zhao, Y. Tian, Z.G. Qu, “Analytical considerations of flow boiling heat transfer in metal-foam filled tubes”, Heat and Mass Transfer 48(1), 2012, pp. 165–173
D. Zhou, C.Y. Zhao, Y. Tian, “Review on thermal energy storage with phase change materials (PCMs) in building applications”, Applied Energy 92, 2012, pp. 593–605, doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2011.08.025.
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “Natural Convection Investigations in Porous Phase Change Materials”, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters 3(6), 2011, pp. 769–772
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “A Numerical Investigation of Heat Transfer in Phase Change Materials (PCMs) Embedded in Porous Metals”, Energy 36(9), 2011, pp. 5539–5546
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, Z.Y. Li, Z.G. Qu, “Flow and Heat Transfer in Metal Foam Filled Pipes under Two Extended Darcy Models”, Journal of Engineering Thermophysics 29(8), 2008, pp. 1380–1382 (EI accession number: 20083311459656, full paper in Chinese, with English Abstract).
C.Y. Zhao, W. Lu, Y. Tian, “Heat transfer enhancement for thermal energy storage using metal foams embedded within phase change materials (PCMs)”, Solar Energy 84(8), 2010, pp. 1402–1412, doi:10.1016/j.solener.2010.04.022.
Y. Tian, D. Zhou, “Thermal Analysis and Optimisation of a Latent Heat Storage System with Parallel Pipes as Heat Exchangers”, [paper number: 25099], 14th International Heat Transfer Conference – IHTC-16, Beijing, 10th – 15th October 2018.
Y. Tian, D. Zhou, “Multiphysics Modelling of Thermochemical Materials in Energy-efficient Buildings”, the 10th International Conference on Applied Energy, 22nd – 25th, August 2018.
Y. Tian, “Heat Transfer Enhancement in Thermal Energy Storage by Using Porous Carbon Materials and Metal Foams”, International Energy Agency (IEA) Task 4229 Experts Meeting, the National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA),Lyon, France, 28th – 30th April 2014,
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, A. Lapkin, “Exergy Optimisation for Cascaded Thermal Storage”, Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Energy Storage – Innostock 2012, University of Lleida, Spain, 16th – 18th May 2012.
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “Using Porous metals to Enhance Heat Transfer in Phase Change Materials (PCMs)”, Proceedings of 2011 Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Chinese Society of Engineering Thermophysics (CSET), Xi’an, China, 14th – 16th October 2011, pp. 208–212 (full paper in Chinese, with English Abstract).
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “Thermal Analysis in Phase Change Materials (PCMs) Embedded with Metal Foams”, ASME Conference Proceedings: 14th International Heat Transfer Conference – IHTC-14, Washington D.C., U.S.A., 8th – 13th August 2010, Volume 7, pp. 425–434
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “Numerical investigations of heat transfer in phase change materials using non-equilibrium model”, 11th UK National Heat Transfer Conference (UKHTC-11), Queen Mary College, University of London, UK, 6th – 8th September 2009.
Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “Heat Transfer Analysis for Phase Change Materials (PCMs)”, 11th International Conference on Energy Storage (Effstock 2009), Stockholm, Sweden, 14th – 17th June 2009.
Y.K. Chen, P. Ying, Y. Xu, Y. Tian, “On the Turbulent Flow Models in Modelling of Omni-Flow Wind Turbine”, The International Conference on Next Generation Wind Energy (ICNGWE2014), the Universidad Europea de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, 7th – 10th October 2014.
X.X. Han, Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao, “A Phase Field Model for Heat Transfer in a Metal Foam-embedded Latent Thermal Energy Storage (LTES) System”, Proceedings of 8th International symposium on Heat Transfer – ISHT-8, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 21st – 24th October 2012.
Y. Tian, “Heat Transfer Enhancement in Phase Change Materials (PCMs) by Metal Foams and Cascaded Thermal Energy Storage”, PhD Thesis, School of Engineering, University of Warwick, 2013.
Y. Tian, “Phase Change Convective Heat Transfer in High Porosity Cellular Metal Foams”, In Book: Focus on Porous Media Research, Changying Zhao (Ed.), Nova Science Publishers Inc., New York, 2013 (ISBN: 978-1-62618-668-2).