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    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

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    Research Interests

    My current research interest include:

    1. Design and development of advanced micro-tubular ceramic membranes.

    2. Membrane applications related to Water, Energy and Environment. 

    3. Innovations in material processing and applications.

    Teaching Activity

    Undergraduate Modules 

    • Advanced Transfer Processes (CE3106)
    • Chemical Engineering Mathematics (CE11EM)
    • Advanced Process Design (CE3003)

    Postgraduate Moduels

    • Advanced Mass Transfer (CE4020)
    • Research Project (CE4011)

    Contact Details

    Phone number: +44 (0)121 204 3353

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    Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Zhentao Wu is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

    Membranes Engineering & Materials Science
    Fibers Engineering & Materials Science
    hollow Physics & Astronomy
    Ceramic fibers Engineering & Materials Science
    Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC) Engineering & Materials Science
    Permeation Engineering & Materials Science
    fibers Physics & Astronomy
    membranes Physics & Astronomy

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    Research Output 2005 2019

    • 61 Article
    • 3 Chapter
    • 2 Conference article
    • 1 Conference contribution

    A new hollow fibre catalytic converter design for sustainable automotive emissions control

    Mahyon, N. I., Li, T., Martinez-Botas, R., Wu, Z. & Li, K., 1 Feb 2019, In : Catalysis Communications. 120, p. 86-90 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Catalytic converters
    Emission control
    Ceramic fibers

    A novel low-temperature fabrication approach of composite phase change materials for high temperature thermal energy storage

    Yu, Q., Jiang, Z., Cong, L., Lu, T., Suleiman, B., Leng, G., Wu, Z., Ding, Y. & Li, Y., 1 Mar 2019, In : Applied Energy. 237, p. 367-377 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Heat storage
    Phase change materials
    Thermal energy
    Energy storage

    Fabrication of lanthanum-based perovskites membranes on porous alumina hollow fibre (AHF) substrates for oxygen enrichment

    Sihar, A. S., Othman, N. H., Alias, N. H., Shahruddin, M. Z., Asghrar Syed-hassan, S. S., Rahman, M. A., Ismail, A. F. & Wu, Z., 1 Jul 2019, In : Ceramics International. 45, 10, p. 13086-13093 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Aluminum Oxide

    Manganese oxide integrated catalytic ceramic membrane for degradation of organic pollutants using sulfate radicals

    Wu, H., Xu, X., Shi, L., Yin, Y., Zhang, L., Wu, Z., Duan, X., Wang, S. & Sun, H., 15 Dec 2019, In : Water Research. 167, 115110.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Ceramic membranes
    Manganese oxide
    Organic pollutants
    manganese oxide
    organic pollutant

    A review: Research into organic surface treatment of titanium dioxide material

    Wu, X. P., Liu, C., Liu, Y., Hou, T. F. & Wu, Z., 1 Feb 2018, Functional Materials Technology and Industry Forum IX - 9th China Functional Material Technology and Industry Forum 9th, CFMTIF 2017. Lang Chen, X., Li Guo, X. & Long Lu, X. (eds.). Trans Tech Publications, p. 193-201 9 p. (Materials Science Forum; vol. 914).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    surface treatment
    titanium oxides
    Titanium dioxide
    Surface treatment