Chilou Zhou | hydrogen energy | Most Cited Article Award

Assoc Prof Dr. Chilou Zhou | hydrogen energy | Most Cited Article Award

 Associate Professor at South China University of Technology, China

Dr. Chilou Zhou is an accomplished academic with expertise in chemical process equipment and mechanical engineering. He earned his Ph.D. in Chemical Process Equipment from Zhejiang University in 2015, following a Bachelor’s degree in Process Equipment and Control Engineering from Sichuan University in 2010. Currently serving as an Associate Professor at the School of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering at South China University of Technology since May 2018, Dr. Zhou previously held a position as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the same institution from April 2016 to April 2018. His research interests span hydrogen environment embrittlement, safety and life assessment of high-pressure hydrogen storage, and sealing technology for high-pressure hydrogen systems.

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📚 Education:

Dr. Chilou Zhou completed a Ph.D. in Chemical Process Equipment in 2015 from Zhejiang University, China. Prior to this, Dr. Zhou obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Process Equipment and Control Engineering from Sichuan University, China, in 2010.

Professional Experience:

Since May 2018, Dr. Chilou Zhou has been serving as an Associate Professor at the School of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, South China University of Technology, China. Previously, from April 2016 to April 2018, Dr. Zhou worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the same institution.

Research Interests:

Dr. Chilou Zhou’s research interests encompass several critical areas within the field of mechanical and chemical engineering. These include hydrogen environment embrittlement and its testing technology, safety considerations related to high-pressure hydrogen storage, life assessment methodologies for high-pressure hydrogen storage vessels, and advancements in sealing technology for high-pressure hydrogen systems.


📚Publications :

Effect of strain-induced martensite on hydrogen embrittlement of austenitic stainless steels investigated by combined tension and hydrogen release methods

Authors: L Zhang, Z Li, J Zheng, Y Zhao, P Xu, C Zhou, X Li

Citations: 130

Year: 2013

Sealing performance analysis of rubber O-ring in high-pressure gaseous hydrogen based on finite element method

Authors: C Zhou, J Zheng, C Gu, Y Zhao, P Liu

Citations: 72

Year: 2017

Fire-safe unsaturated polyester resin nanocomposites based on MAX and MXene: A comparative investigation of their properties and mechanism of fire retardancy

Authors: Y Hai, S Jiang, C Zhou, P Sun, Y Huang, S Niu

Citations: 68

Year: 2020

Improved corrosion and wear resistance of micro-arc oxidation coatings on the 2024 aluminum alloy by incorporation of quasi-two-dimensional sericite microplates

Authors: K Xi, H Wu, C Zhou, Z Qi, K Yang, RKY Fu, S Xiao, G Wu, K Ding, G Chen

Citations: 47

Year: 2022

Influence of low temperature prestrain on hydrogen gas embrittlement of metastable austenitic stainless steels

Authors: L Zhang, Z Li, J Zheng, Y Zhao, P Xu, X Liu, C Zhou, X Li

Citations: 47

Year: 2013

A review on effect of hydrogen on rubber seals used in the high-pressure hydrogen infrastructure

Authors: Y Zheng, Y Tan, C Zhou, G Chen, J Li, Y Liu, B Liao, G Zhang

Citations: 43

Year: 2020

Hydrogen permeation behavior and mechanism of multi-layered graphene coatings and mitigation of hydrogen embrittlement of pipe steel

Authors: K Shi, S Xiao, Q Ruan, H Wu, G Chen, C Zhou, S Jiang, K Xi, M He

Citations: 39

Year: 2022

Study on leakage and explosion consequence for hydrogen blended natural gas in urban distribution networks

Authors: C Zhou, Z Yang, G Chen, Q Zhang, Y Yang

Citations: 38

Year: 2022

Study on fretting behavior of rubber O-ring seal in high-pressure gaseous hydrogen

Authors: C Zhou, G Chen, S Xiao, Z Hua, C Gu

Citations: 37

Year: 2019

Finite element analysis of sealing performance of rubber D-ring seal in high-pressure hydrogen storage vessel

Authors: C Zhou, G Chen, P Liu

Citations: 36

Year: 2018

Kasumawati Lias | Renewable Energy | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Kasumawati Lias, Renewable Energy, Best Researcher Award

Senior Lecturer at  The Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia

Dr. L. Kasumawati is a Senior Lecturer in Electrical & Electronics Engineering at UNIMAS, holding a PhD from Universiti Teknologi MARA. Specializing in Biomedical Engineering, particularly Cancer Treatment & Biosensors, she’s an active member of professional bodies like IEEE and Institute Engineers Malaysia. Recognized for her excellence, she’s received awards such as Anugerah Cemerlang Fakulti Kejuruteraan and gold at IID FKE 2015. With a focus on research, her recent projects include infectious disease prevention, solar PV technology, and innovative teaching methods in engineering.

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📚 Education:

PhD (Electrical Engineering) – Universiti Teknologi MARA MSc/MEng (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering) – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia BSc/BEng (Hons) (Field Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering) – Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.

Professional Experience:

Current Position: Senior Lecturer Department: Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)

Professional Membership:

Professional Engineer (P121713) Board of Engineers, Malaysia (49439A) Institute Engineers Malaysia (G31739) Asean Engineer Membership (4602) IEEE Membership (93736071) IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Membershi

Field of Specialization:

International Award in the area of science and technology for the Ph.D. study, 2012. Society Memberships: ICDP, South African Society for Microbiology, Geochemical Society, Water Institute of Southern Africa. Grant Reviewing: Regular reviewer for National Research Foundation (NRF, South Africa) since 2014.

Personal and Project Awards

Various awards for excellence in teaching, innovation, and research.

Research and Development

A Novel Transmission-based Risk Analytic Paradigm with Computational Intelligence for Prevention and Control of Infectious diseases: Case Study at Pasai Siong COVID-19 Cluster, Sarawak – FRGS (Leader) Pengeluaran Sesar Unjur (Udang Salai) Menggunakan Teknologi Solar PV di Kampung Igan, Sarawak – MySI MOSTI (Co-researcher) Collaborative Teaching-Learning and Assessment through Face to Face (F2F) and Online Distance Learning (ODL) in Engineering Courses – SoTL (Leader) Modelling of a Modified Microstrip Applicator to Control Focus Position Distance for Cancer Treatment in Breast Region – CDRG (Leader)

Research Focus

With a primary research focus on Biomedical Engineering, particularly in the field of hyperthermia treatment for breast cancer, Dr. L. Kasumawati has made significant contributions to the evaluation and enhancement of specific absorption rate (SAR) distribution. As the main author of several publications, her work spans the development of integrated lens microstrip-slot applicators, metamaterial applicators, and dual-band microstrip antennas. Dr. Kasumawati’s research, featured in reputable journals and conferences, demonstrates a commitment to advancing non-invasive hyperthermia treatments, showcasing her expertise in the application of innovative technologies for cancer therapy and contributing valuable insights to the scientific community.

Publications (TOP NOTES):

SAR Analysis Using Various Substrates of Microstrip Antenna for Breast Cancer Hyperthermia Treatment, Publication date: 2023/10/1.

Enhancing Accessibility in Retinal Imaging through the Universal Smartphone Adapter, Publication date: 2023/5/19.