Professor Shawn Kook
Professor

Professor Shawn Kook

Engineering
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Professor Kook directs the UNSW Engine Research Laboratory where new powertrain technologies and alternative fuels are experimentally investigated for various vehicle applications. Please find more about his research from the Engine Research Laboratory website.

Phone
+61 (0)2 9385 4091
  • Journal articles | 2023
    Wan Q; Zhai G; Wang C; Yuen ACY; Medwell PR; Kook S; Yeoh GH; Chan QN, 2023, 'A parametric investigation of methane jets in direct-injection compression-ignition conditions', Fuel, vol. 334, pp. 126521 - 126521, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2022.126521
    Journal articles | 2022
    Li A; Yuen ACY; Wang W; Weng J; Lai CS; Kook S; Yeoh GH, 2022, 'Thermal Propagation Modelling of Abnormal Heat Generation in Various Battery Cell Locations', Batteries, vol. 8, pp. 216 - 216, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/batteries8110216
    Journal articles | 2020
    Liu H; Wang C; De Cachinho Cordeiro IM; Yuen ACY; Chen Q; Chan QN; Kook S; Yeoh GH, 2020, 'Critical assessment on operating water droplet sizes for fire sprinkler and water mist systems', Journal of Building Engineering, vol. 28, pp. 100999 - 100999, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2019.100999
    Journal articles | 2020
    Wang C; Yuen ACY; Chan QN; Chen TBY; Yip HL; Cheung SCP; Kook S; Yeoh GH, 2020, 'Numerical study of the comparison of symmetrical and asymmetrical eddy-generation scheme on the fire whirl formulation and evolution', Applied Sciences (Switzerland), vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app10010318
    Journal articles | 2020
    Xing S; Zhai G; Mo H; Medwell PR; Yuen ACY; Kook S; Yeoh GH; Chan QN, 2020, 'Study of Ignition and Combustion Characteristics of Consecutive Injections with iso-Octane and n-Heptane as Fuels', Energy and Fuels, vol. 34, pp. 14741 - 14756, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.0c02300
    Journal articles | 2020
    Yuen ACY; Chen TBY; Wang C; Wei W; Kabir I; Vargas JB; Chan QN; Kook S; Yeoh GH, 2020, 'Utilising genetic algorithm to optimise pyrolysis kinetics for fire modelling and characterisation of chitosan/graphene oxide polyurethane composites', Composites Part B: Engineering, vol. 182, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2019.107619
    Journal articles | 2020
    Zhai G; Xing S; Yuen ACY; Yeoh GH; Chan QN, 2020, 'Spray and Combustion Characteristics of Gasoline-like Fuel under Compression-Ignition Conditions', Energy and Fuels
    Journal articles | 2019
    Chan QN; Fattah IMR; Zhai G; Yip HL; Chen TBY; Yuen ACY; Yang W; Wehrfritz A; Dong X; Kook S; Yeoh GH, 2019, 'Color-ratio pyrometry methods for flame–wall impingement study', Journal of the Energy Institute, vol. 92, pp. 1968 - 1976, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joei.2018.10.015
    Journal articles | 2019
    Fattah IMR; Yip HL; Jiang Z; Yuen ACY; Yang W; Medwell PR; Kook S; Yeoh GH; Chan QN, 2019, 'Effects of flame-plane wall impingement on diesel combustion and soot processes', Fuel, vol. 255, pp. 115726 - 115726, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2019.115726
    Journal articles | 2019
    Wang C; Yuen ACY; Chan QN; Chen TBY; Chen Q; Cao R; Yip HL; Kook S; Yeoh GH, 2019, 'Influence of eddy-generation mechanism on the characteristic of on-source fire whirl', Applied Sciences (Switzerland), vol. 9, pp. 3989 - 3989, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app9193989
    Journal articles | 2019
    Yip HL; Fattah IMR; Yuen ACY; Yang W; Medwell PR; Kook S; Yeoh GH; Chan QN, 2019, 'Flame-Wall Interaction Effects on Diesel Post-injection Combustion and Soot Formation Processes', Energy and Fuels, vol. 33, pp. 7759 - 7769, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.9b00825
    Journal articles | 2019
    Yip HL; Srna A; Yuen ACY; Kook S; Taylor RA; Yeoh GH; Medwell PR; Chan QN, 2019, 'A review of hydrogen direct injection for internal combustion engines: Towards carbon-free combustion', Applied Sciences (Switzerland), vol. 9, pp. 4842 - 4842, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app9224842
    Journal articles | 2018
    Chan S; Ming C; Fattah IMR; Medwell PR; Kook S; Hawkes ER; Yeoh GH; Masri AR; Pham PX, 2018, 'Combustion characterization of waste cooking oil and canola oil based biodiesels under simulated engine conditions', Fuel, vol. 224, pp. 167 - 177, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.03.053
    Journal articles | 2018
    Fattah IMR; Ming C; Chan QN; Wehrfritz A; Pham PX; Yang W; Kook S; Medwell PR; Yeoh GH; Hawkes ER; Masri AR, 2018, 'Spray and Combustion Investigation of Post Injections under Low-Temperature Combustion Conditions with Biodiesel', Energy and Fuels, vol. 32, pp. 8727 - 8742, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.8b00284
    Journal articles | 2017
    Chen C; Chen F; Cheng Z; Chan QN; Kook S; Yeoh GH, 2017, 'Emissions characteristics of NOx and SO2 in the combustion of microalgae biomass using a tube furnace', Journal of the Energy Institute, vol. 90, pp. 806 - 812, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joei.2016.06.003
    Journal articles | 2016
    Wang C; Chan QN; Zhang R; Kook S; Hawkes ER; Yeoh GH; Medwell PR, 2016, 'Automated determination of size and morphology information from soot transmission electron microscope (TEM)-generated images', Journal of Nanoparticle Research, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11051-016-3434-x
    Journal articles | 2014
    Zhang R; Kook S, 2014, 'Influence of Fuel Injection Timing and Pressure on In-Flame Soot Particles in an Automotive-Size Diesel Engine', Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 48, pp. 8243 - 8250, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es500661w
    Journal articles | 2012
    Aizawa T; Nishigai H; Kondo K; Yamaguchi T; Nerva J; Genzale CL; Kook S; Pickett L, 2012, 'Transmission Electron Microscopy of Soot Particles Directly Sampled in Diesel Spray Flame - A Comparison between US#2 and Biodiesel Soot', SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants, vol. 5, pp. 665 - 673, http://dx.doi.org/10.4271/2012-01-0695
    Journal articles | 2012
    Kook S; Pickett L, 2012, 'Soot Volume Fraction and Morphology of Conventional, Fischer-Tropsch, Coal-Derived, and Surrogate Fuel at Diesel Conditions', SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants, vol. 5, pp. 647 - 664, http://dx.doi.org/10.4271/2012-01-0678
    Journal articles | 2012
    Lillo PM; Pickett L; Persson H; Andersson O; Kook S, 2012, 'Diesel Spray Ignition Detection and Spatial/Temporal Correction', SAE International Journal of Engines, vol. 5, pp. 1330 - 1346, http://dx.doi.org/10.4271/2012-01-1239
    Journal articles | 2010
    Kook S; Pickett L; Genzale C, 2010, 'Liquid Penetration of Diesel and Biodiesel Sprays at Late-Cycle Post-Injection Conditions', SAE International Journal of Engines, vol. 3, pp. 479 - 495, http://dx.doi.org/10.4271/2010-01-0610
  • Conference Papers | 2020
    Liu X; Srna A; Yip HL; Kook S; Nian Q; Hawkes E, 2020, 'Comparison of hydrogen port injection and direct injection (DI) in a single-cylinder dual-fuel diesel engine', in Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), The University of Queensland, presented at 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14264/a1cd1dc
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Tian R; Zhang Y; Kook S, 2020, 'On-grid location-by-location variations of transmission electron microscope imaged in-flame soot particles in a small-bore diesel engine', in Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), The University of Queensland, presented at 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14264/0c89481
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Varna A; Wehrfritz A; Hawkes ER; Cleary MJ; Lucchini T; D’Errico G, 2017, 'Application of multiple mapping conditioning mixing model to non-reacting spray a', in 11th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, ASPACC 2017
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Hawkes ER; Pei Y; Kook S; Som S, 2013, 'An analysis of the structure of an n-dodecane spray flame using PDF modelling', in Proceedings of the Australian Combustion Symposium 2013, Perth, Western Australia, pp. 368 - 371, presented at Australian Combustion Symposium 2013, Perth, Western Australia, 06 November 2013 - 08 November 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2015.11.034