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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Prof. Hsin-Yi Shih

Hsin-Yi Shih  

Professor
 
Research areas: Combustion and propulsion; Fire research; Fluid and thermal analysis
Laboratory: Combustion and Thermal-fluid Systems Lab
Tel: +886-3-2118800 ext. 5745 (Office), 5728 (Lab)


Education:
- Ph. D., Mechanical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, USA  (2000)
- M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, USA  (1997)
- B.S., National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (1991)

Employments:
- Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taiwan (Since 2015)
- Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taiwan (2009-2015)
- Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taiwan (2004-2009)
- Researcher, Center for Aviation and System Technology, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan (2001-2004)
- Research Associate, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, USA (2000-2001)

Research Topics:
- Flame spreading over solids in microgravity
- Combustion, extinction and NOx emission of opposed-jet syngas diffusion flames
- Syngas combustion and application in micro gas turbine
- Thermal design and model analysis of Swiss-roll recuperator

Selected Publications:
  1. Liu, C. R. and Shih, H. Y., “Model Analysis of Syngas Combustion and Emissions for a Micro Gas Turbine,” Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbine and Power 137(6), 061507, 2015 (SCI/EI).
  2. Shih, H. Y. and Liu, C. R. “A Computational Study on the Combustion of Hydrogen/Methane Blended Fuels for a Micro Gas Turbines,” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 39 (27): 15103-15115, 2014 (SCI/EI).
  3. Shih, H. Y., Hsu, J. R., Lin, Y. H., “Computed Flammability Limits of Opposed-jet H2/CO Syngas Diffusion Flames,” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 39 (7): 3459-3468, 2014 (SCI/EI).
  4. Shih, H. Y. and Hsu, J. R., “Dilution Effects Analysis of Opposed-jet H2/CO Syngas Diffusion Flames,” Combustion Theory and Modelling 17(3): 543-562, 2013. (SCI/EI)
  5. Shih, H. Y. and Hsu, J. R., “Computed NOx Emission Characteristics of Opposed-jet Syngas Diffusion Flames,” Combustion and Flame 159 (5): 1851-1863, 2012. (SCI/EI)
  6. Shih, H. Y. and Hsu, J. R., “A Computational Study of Combustion and Extinction of Opposed-jet Syngas Diffusion Flames,” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 36(24): 15868-15879, 2011. (SCI/EI)
  7. Shih, H. Y. and Huang, Y. C., “Thermal Design and Model Analysis of the Swiss-roll Recuperator for an Innovative Micro Gas Turbine,” Applied Thermal Engineering 29: 1493-1499, 2009. (SCI/EI)
  8. Shih, H. Y., “Computed Flammability Limits and Spreading Rates of Upward Flame Spread over a Thin Solid in Low-Speed Buoyant Flows,” Combustion Science and Technology 181(2): 379-395, 2009. (SCI/EI)
  9. Shih, H. Y. and Liu, C. R., “Combustion Characteristics of a Can Combustor with a Rotating Casing for an Innovative Micro Gas Turbine,” Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power 131(4): 41501, 2009. (SCI/EI)
  10. Shih, H. Y., “Flame Spread and Interactions in an Array of Thin Solids in Low-Speed Concurrent Flows,” Combustion Theory and Modelling 13(3): 443-459, 2009. (SCI/EI)