https://unidirectory.auckland.ac.nz/profile/yzha711Doctoral Candidate - Doctor of Philosophy The University of Auckland: Chemical and Materials Engineering
Areas of expertise
Plasma spray coatings, the formation mechanism of plasma sprayed splats.
Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)
- Zhang, Y. (2018). Understanding the Formation Mechanism of Plasma-sprayed Ni and Ni20Cr Splats through Experimental and Numerical Study The University of Auckland. ResearchSpace@Auckland.
- Zhang, Y., Matthews, S., & Hyland, M. (2017). Role of solidification in the formation of plasma sprayed nickel splats through simulation and experimental observation. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 115 (A), 488-501. 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2017.07.072
Other University of Auckland co-authors: Steve Matthews, Margaret Hyland
- Zhang, Y., Matthews, S., Tran, A. T. T., & Hyland, M. (2016). Effects of interfacial heat transfer, surface tension and contact angle on the formation of plasma-sprayed droplets through simulation study. Surface and Coatings Technology, 307, 807-816. 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2016.09.066
Other University of Auckland co-authors: Anh Tran, Steve Matthews, Margaret Hyland