Associate Professor, Buildings, Energy and Environment Research Group, Faculty of Engineering
Guohui Gan is a member of the Buildings, Energy and Environment website Research Group.
Sustainable building technologies; Solar thermal and building-integrated photovoltaics; Passive heating, cooling and natural ventilation of buildings; HVAC and heat recovery systems; Ground coupled heat exchangers and ground source heat pumps; Modelling and measurement of air flow and pollutant dispersion in and around buildings and heat transfer through building structures; Assessment of indoor environmental quality; Development and application of CFD; Heat, moisture and fluid flow in porous media.
CFD for building engineering
MEng research dissertation
Development and integration of sustainable building technologies; Building-integrated photovoltaics; Photovoltaic thermal collector with thermal storage; Energy efficient heating and cooling; Ground… read more
Development and integration of sustainable building technologies; Building-integrated photovoltaics; Photovoltaic thermal collector with thermal storage; Energy efficient heating and cooling; Ground source heat pumps; Earth-air heating and ventilation; Natural ventilation and mechanical ventilation of buildings; CFD modelling of buoyancy-driven fluid flow, heat and moisture transfer and fluid flow in porous media including soil and building structures, and conjugate heat transfer in fluid-solid fields.
Application of CFD to the Built Environment: Room air movement, thermal comfort and air quality; Air flow and pressure loss in ventilation systems; Natural ventilation and ventilation heat recovery; Heat pipes; Passive heating/cooling; Evaporative cooling; Ejector cooling; Transparent structures; Building integrated photovoltaics.
I welcome inquiries from potential PhD candidates with an outstanding academic record and an interest in:
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