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PROFESSOR IR. DR. YAU YAT HUANG

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
 
  +603-79675210
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  yhyau@um.edu.my
 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
Homepage
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BIOGRAPHY


Professor Ir. Dr. Yat Huang Yau obtained a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering-Cum Laude Honors degree in 1994 from the Wichita State University, Kansas, USA, and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1996 from the University of Science Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia. Dr. Yau obtained his DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY in Mechanical Engineering in 2005 from the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. He was a prestigious NZAID (New Zealand Agency of International Development) PhD scholar from 2001-2004 at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. Ir. Dr. Yau is also the Carter Bronze Medal holder of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, United Kingdom (CIBSE) in the years 2013 and 2015. Ir. Dr. Yau is a well-known international M&E Engineering expert and has been practicing as a M&E engineer for the past twenty five years. He has also published numerous number of technical papers in very reputable thermal science and mechanics journals such as the International Journal of Refrigeration, Indoor Air, Applied Thermal Engineering, International Journal of Thermal Science, International Journal of Energy Research, Applied Mechanics Reviews, Energy and Buildings, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, Building and Environment, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Experimental Heat Transfer, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Indoor and Built Environment and Building Services Engineering Research & Technology of CIBSE. Ir. Dr. Yau is a Professor in Mechanical Engineering at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya. Professor Yau is currently the Principal Researcher and Coordinator at the well-known UM-Daikin Laboratory. Professor Yau was also the former Associate Editor of the well-known Journal of Indoor and Built Environment from 2012-2017. In addition, Ir. Dr. Yau was the Head of Department, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya from the years 2009-2011, and the Deputy Dean (Development) from the years 2011-2012 at the Faculty of Engineering. Ir. Dr. Yau is also the principal M&E consulting engineer at University of Malaya Consultancy Unit, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In addition, Professor Yau is a registered mechanical Professional Engineer with Practising Certificate in Malaysia [PEPC] and a Chartered Professional Engineer in Australia [FIEAust, CPEng, NER]. Ir. Dr. Yau is also a registered mechanical professional engineer with APEC and EMF (International Professional Engineer), and Fellow corporate members of the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (FIEM) and Institution of Engineers, Australia (FIEAust), a full member of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc. (ASHRAE) and life members of the Tau Beta Pi and Golden Key scholastic honor societies.


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Book

2016
  • Yau Y.H. (2016). Inaugural Lecture - Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning : Design Issues & Challenges in the Tropics. Kuala Lumpur : University of Malaya Press 

2012
  • Z. Hamid, I. Othman, Y.H. Yau, K.S. Lim, A.Badarudin, N.N.N. Ghazali, M. Syarizal, C.P. Chang, S. Hasbi, Y.C. Lian, H.L. Pean. Guide to Green Building Design in Malaysia, 2nd Draft (fourth revision) Available online for comment http://www.cream.com.my [To be published by CREAM-CIDB, Malaysia]. 

1999
  • Yau Y.H. Modul Pembelajaran Lukisan Kejuruteraan. Multimedia Technology Enhancement Operation Sdn Bhd (METEOR), Kuala Lumpur, 1999. 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Y.H. YAU, K.H. CHUAH & M.T. SIEW. THE STUDY ON THERMAL ENVIRONMENT AND AIR FLOW PATTERN IN AN UFAD SYSTEM UNDER A COOLING MODE. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering (2019). https://doi: 10.1007/s13369-019-04184-z. [Impact Factor: Q3-1.518]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y.H. & ‘Amir, M. Energy use analysis of the variable refrigerant flow (VRF) system versus the multi - split unit using TRNSYS. Heat Mass Transfer (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00231-019-02726-7. [Impact Factor: Q3-1.551]. (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Yau Y.H., Tam J.H. (2018). A COMPARISON STUDY FOR ACTIVE CHILLED BEAM AND VARIABLE AIR VOLUME SYSTEMS FOR AN OFFICE BUILDING. Energy Procedia 152 (2018) 378–383. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y.H., Poh, K.S. & Badarudin A. An investigation of thermal environment of an existing UFAD system in a high-rise office building in the tropics. J Environ Health Sci Engineer (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s40201-018-0319-1. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU, C.P. CHANG. (2018). Performance Analysis on an Air Conditioning System Installed with and without a Fuzzy Logic Thermostat in an Office Building, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, K.S. Poh, A. Badarudin, A numerical airflow pattern study of a floor swirl diffuser for UFAD system, Energy and Buildings 158 (2018) 525–535. [Impact Factor: Q1-4.067]. (ISI-Indexed) (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Y.H. Yau, S. Hasbi. A Comprehensive Case Study of Climate Change Impacts on the Cooling Load in an Air-Conditioned Office Building in Malaysia, Energy Procedia 2017, Accepted manuscript for publication. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • AHMADZADEHTALATAPEH M., YAU Y. H. (2017). ASSESSMENT OF CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACT ON THE REQUIRED COOLING LOAD OF THE HOSPITAL BUILDINGS. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, 12(8), 2091 - 2105. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H., Poh H.H. Study on Flow Behavior and Heat Exchange Characteristics of a Capillary Tube-Suction Line Heat Exchanger. Heat Transfer Engineering 2017. Accepted Manuscript [Impact Factor: Q2-1.235]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, S.N. Hua, C.K. Kok, Structural failure analysis of polycarbonate enclosures of electronic devices subjected to multiple ball impacts, Polymer Testing (2018), doi:10.1016/j.polymertesting.2017.12.013. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Y.H. YAU and C.P. CHANG, The Fieldwork and Control Engineering Studies on Thermal Comfort of Occupants in a Conventional Office Building in the Tropics, Building Services Engineering Research & Technology (2016), Vol. 37(3) 355–373 [Impact Factor:Q3-0.820]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU and Y.C. LIAN, A CFD Study of the Effects of Buoyancy on Air Flow Surrounding a Building, Building Services Engineering Research & Technology (2016), Vol. 37(3) 257–271 [Impact Factor:Q3-0.820]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H., Lim K.S. Energy Analysis of Green Office Buildings in the Tropics - Photovoltaic System. Energy and Buildings 126 (2016) pp. 177-193 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • L.C. DING and Y.H. YAU.(2015). A Study on the Arrangement of Air Inlets in a Class 7 Clean Room, Building Services Engineering Research & Technology, 36 (3), 357-367. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU and L.C. DING, 2015, A Comprehensive CFD Simulation on the Air Distribution in an Operating Room at University of Malaya Medical Centre Malaysia, Indoor and Built Environment. Vol. 24 (3) 355-369 [Impact Factor: Q2-1.225] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yat H. YAU and M Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, HEAT PIPE HEAT EXCHANGER AND ITS POTENTIAL TO ENERGY RECOVERY IN THE TROPICS. THERMAL SCIENCE, Year 2015, Vol. 19, No. 6, pp. 1-13 [Impact Factor:Q2-0.962] (ISI-Indexed)
  • A.A. Oshkour, H. Talebi, S.F.S. Shirazi, Y.H. Yau, S. Pramanik, F. Tarlochan, Parametric study of radial functionally graded femoral prostheses with different geometries, Meccanica. Vol. 50, Issue 7, 2015, 1657- 1678 [Impact Factor:Q1-1.815] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azim Ataollahi Oshkour, Hossein Talebi, Seyed Farid Seyed Shirazi, Y. H. Yau, Faris Tarlochan, and N. A. Abu Osman, Effect of Geometrical Parameters on the Performance of Longitudinal Functionally Graded Femoral Prostheses, Artificial Organs, Vol. 39(2), 2015, 156-164 [Impact Factor:Q2-2.05] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H., Hasbi S. 2015. Field analysis of indoor air quality in high rise and low rise green offices with radiant slab cooling systems in Malaysia. Indoor and Built Environment. Vol. 24(2) 174-184 [Impact Factor: Q2-1.225] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azim Ataollahi Oshkour, Sumit Pramanik, Mehdi Mehrali, Yat Huang Yau, Faris Tarlochan, Noor Azuan Abu Osman, Mechanical and physical behaviour of newly developed functionally graded materials ‎and composites of stainless steel 316L with calcium silicate and hydroxyapatite, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. Vol. 49, September 2015, Pages 321-331 [Impact Factor:Q1- 3.048] (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Y.H. YAU, B.T. CHEW. (2014). A REVIEW ON PMV AND ADAPTIVE THERMAL COMFORT MODELS. Building Services Engineering Research & Technology, 35(1), 23–35. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, W.C. Chan and C.W.F. Yu, Solar thermal systems for large high rise buildings in Malaysia. Indoor and Built Environment 2014, Vol. 23(7) 917-919. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU and L.C. DING, A case study on the air distribution in an operating room at Sarawak General Hospital Heart Centre (SGHHC) in Malaysia, Indoor and Built Environment (2014) Vol. 23(8) 1129-1141. [Impact Factor: Q1-2.0] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H.,Pean H.L. 2014. The performance study of a split type air conditioning system in the tropics as affected by weather. Energy and Buildings 72 (2014) 1-7 [Impact Factor: Q1-2.679] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU and B.T. CHEW, ADAPTIVE THERMAL COMFORT MODEL FOR AIR-CONDITIONED HOSPITALS IN MALAYSIA, Building Services Engineering Research & Technology, March 2014 vol. 35 no. 2 117-138 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU and M Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, Performance Analysis of a Heat Pipe Heat Exchanger under Different Fluid Charges. Heat Transfer Engineering, Vol. 35, Issue 10, 2014. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y. H., Chew, B. T. 2014. A review on predicted mean vote and adaptive thermal comfort models Building Services Engineering Research Technology (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Y.H. YAU, B.T. CHEW, A.Z.A. SAIFULLAH. (2013). A Field Study on Thermal Comfort of Occupants and Acceptable Neutral Temperature at the National Museum in Malaysia. Indoor and Built Environment. 22 (2), 433-444. (ISI-Indexed)
  • A.A. Oshkour, N.A. Abu Osman, Y.H. Yau, F. Tarlochan, S. Pramanik and W.A.B Wan Abas, Internal-external circumferential crack behavior in the cement layer of total hip replacement. Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures Vol. 36, Issue 7, 2013, 586-601 [Impact Factor: Q2-0.861]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • AA Oshkour, NA Abu Osman, YH Yau, F Tarlochan and WAB Wan Abas, Design of new generation femoral prostheses using functionally graded materials: A finite element analysis, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine Vol. 227, Issue H1, 2013, Pages 3-17 [Impact Factor: Q3-1.419]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, A. Hussain, R.K. Lalwani, H.K. Chan, N. Hakimi, Temperature Distribution Study During the FSW Process of Aluminum Alloy Al2024-T3, International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials, Vol. 20, Issue 8, 2013, 779-787 [Impact Factor:Q3-0.483] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, K.S. Phuah, L.C. Ding, Y.C. Lian, C.P. Chang, Potential of vapour decontamination for improving IAQ - making use of tea tree oil: the case of a healthcare facility, Building and Environment 60 (2013) 280-290 [Impact Factor:Q1-2.43] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H., Hasbi S. A Review of Climate Change Impacts on Commercial Buildings and Their Technical Services in the Tropics. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. Vol. 18, February 2013, Pages 430-441. [Impact Factor:Q1-5.627] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU, B.T. CHEW and A.Z.A. SAIFULLAH. A field study on thermal comfort of occupants and acceptable neutral temperature at the National Museum in Malaysia. Indoor and Built Environment. Vol. 22, Issue 2, 2013, Pages 433- 444 [Impact Factor: Q1-2.0] (ISI-Indexed)
  • A.A. Oshkour, M. M. Davoodi, N.A. Abu Osman, Y.H. Yau, F. Tarlochan, W.A.B Wan Abas, Finite Element Analysis of Circumferential Crack Behavior in Cement-Femoral Prosthesis Interface. Materials and Design Vol. 49, 2013, 96-102 [Impact Factor:Q1-2.2] (ISI-Indexed)
  • A.A. Oshkour, N.A. Abu Osman M., M. Davoodi, Y.H. Yau, F. Tarlochan, W.A.B Wan Abas, M. Bayat, Finite element analysis on longitudinal and radial functionally graded femoral prosthesis, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering. Vol. 29, Issue 12, 2013, 1412-1427 [Impact Factor: Q3-1.310]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • M. Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, Y. H. Yau, Fully Fresh Air Air- conditioning System Equipped with Double Heat Pipe Based Heat Recovery Technology, International Journal of Engineering TRANSACTIONS A: Basics Vol. 26, No. 1, (January 2013) 461-467. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2012
  • K.Y. Leong, R. Saidur, T.M.I. Mahlia, Y.H. Yau. (2012). Modeling of shell and tube heat recovery exchanger operated with nano-fluid based coolants. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 55 (4), 808-816. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H., Badarudin A., Rubini P. (2012). A Numerical Study of Secondary Flow and Large Eddies in a Driven Cavity, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology (JMST), 26 (1), 93-102. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, H.F. Wong, N. Ahmad. (2012). Numerical Heat Transfer Study For A Large Rubber Product. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 55 (11-12), 2879-2888. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, Behzad Rismanchi. (2012). A review on cool thermal storage technologies and operating strategies. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 16 (1), 787-797. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU and L.C. DING. (2012). Empirical study of horizontal two-row heat pipe heat exchanger in tropical climates, Journal of the Energy Institute, 85 (1), 50-56. (ISI-Indexed)
  • A.A. Oshkour, N.A. Abu Osman, Y.H. Yau, F. Tarlochan, S. Pramanik and W.A.B Wan Abas (2013), Internal-external circumferential crack behavior in the cement layer of total hip replacement. Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures, 36 (7), 586-601. [Impact Factor: 0.847]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • AA Oshkour, NA Abu Osman, YH Yau, F Tarlochan and WAB Wan Abas, (2012). Design of new generation femoral prostheses using functionally graded materials: A finite element element, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 227(1) 3–17 [Impact Factor: Q3-1.208]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU, B.T. CHEW and A.Z.A. SAIFULLAH. (2012). Studies on the Indoor Air Quality of Pharmaceutical Laboratories in Malaysia. International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, 1, 110–124. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau. 2012. Climate change implications for HVAC&R systems for a large library building in malaysia. Building Serv. Eng. Res. Technol. 33(2), pp. 123–139. (ISI-Indexed)
  • K.Y. Leong, R. Saidur, T.M.I. Mahlia, Y.H. Yau.(2012). Entropy generation analysis of nanofluid flow in a circular tube subjected to constant wall temperature. International Journal of Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 39 (8) , pp. 1169-1175. [Impact Factor: Q1-1.609]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • K.Y. Leong, R. Saidur, T.M.I. Mahlia, Y.H. Yau. Performance investigation of nanofluids as working fluid in a thermosyphon air preheater. International Journal of Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. Vol. 39, Issue 4, April 2012, Pages 523-529. [Impact Factor: Q1-1.609]. (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Y.H. Yau, S. N. Hua. (2011). A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF DROP IMPACT MODELING ON PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICES, Applied Mechanics Reviews, 64(2), 020803. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Afshar, R., Bayat, M., Lalwani, R.K., Y.H Yau. 2011. Elastic behavior of glass-like functionally graded infinite hollow cylinder under hydrostatic loads using finite element method. Materials and Design 32 (2), 781-787. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, D. Chandrasegaran, A. Badarudin. (2011), The ventilation of multiple-bed hospital wards in the tropics: A review, Building and Environment, 46 (5), 1125-1132. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, Y.C. Foo. 2011. Comparative study on evaporator heat transfer characteristics of revolving heat pipes filled with R134a, R22 and R410A. International Journal of Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 38 (2), 202-211. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y.H., Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, M. (2011). EMPIRICAL STUDY OF AN AIR-TO-AIR HEAT PIPE HEAT EXCHANGER IN TROPICAL CLIMATES. Experimental Heat Transfer, 24 (4), 313-334. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y.H. and Ng W.K. (2011). A comparison study on energy savings and fungus growth control using heat recovery devices in a modern tropical operating theatre. Energy Conversion and Management, 52 (4), 1850-1860. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU, Ahmadzadehtalatapeh M. (2011). The empirical study of a four-row heat pipe heat exchanger to predict the year-round energy recovery in the tropics. Building Serv. Eng. Res. Technol. 32 (4), pp. 307–327 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU, M Ahmadzadehtalatapeh. (2011). Predicting yearly energy recovery and dehumidification enhancement with a heat pipe heat exchanger using typical meteorological year data in the tropics, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 25 (4), 847-853. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H., Badarudin A., Rubini P.(2011). Numerical and Scalability Analysis of an Unstructured Cartesian Flow Solver. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science. 225 (C9), 2138-2148. (ISI-Indexed)
  • M. Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, Y.H. Yau, The application of heat pipe heat exchangers to improve the air quality and reduce the energy consumption of the air conditioning system in a hospital ward A full year model simulation, Energy and Buildings 43 (2011) 2344-2355 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H.,Pean H.L. (2011). The climate change impact on air conditioner system and reliability in Malaysia-A review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 15 (9), 4939-4949. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fu Jen Wang, Yat Huang Yau, Wen Bin Ng, Chi Ming Lai, Improvement of the Indoor Environment and Airborne Contamination Control in an Operating Room, Advanced Materials Research Vols. 255-260 (2011) pp 1532-1536. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Wang, F.J., Chang, J.C., Lin, K.C., Yau, Y.H. Performance testing of a thermoelectric cooler for medical application. Advanced Materials Research. Volume 255-260, 2011, Pages 1537-1540. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2010
  • Yau, Y.H., Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, M. 2010. Experimental investigation of the thermal performance of an air-to- air horizontal heat pipe heat exchanger. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering Volume 5, Issue 1,Pages 29-35. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Y.H. YAU, M. AHMADZADEHTALATAPE. (2010). A review on the application of horizontal heat pipe heat exchangers in air conditioning systems in the tropics, Applied Thermal Engineering, 30(2-3), pp. 77-84. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y.H. (2010). Analyses of Heat Recovery Devices in The HVAC System in an Operating Theatre in the tropics. Building Services Engineering Research & Technology, 31 (4), 341-355. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, S.K. Lee. (2010). Feasibility study of an ice slurry-cooling coil for HVAC and R systems in a tropical building. Applied Energy 87 (8), 2699-2711. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Y. H. Yau and C. K. Chang, VIABILITY STUDIES ON HVAC SYSTEMS IN A FUTURE LIBRARY LOCATED IN THE TROPICS. Engineering e-Transaction (ISSN 1823-63790), Vol. 5, No. 2, December 2010, pp 80-89. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2009
  • YAU Y.H. and CHEW B.T. (2009). THERMAL COMFORT STUDY OF HOSPITAL WORKERS IN MALAYSIA, Indoor Air, 19 (6), 500-510. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wang F.J., Yau, Y.H., Liu Z.R. and Zheng Y.R. 2009. Performance Evaluation Through CFD Simulation and Field Measurement on a Bio-Cleanroom for Vaccine Storage. Journal of Applied Sciences 9 (24): 4232- 4239. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2008
  • Yau, Y.H., Foo Y. and M.H.H. MOHYI, (2008). A PRELIMINARY STUDY ON HVAC SYSTEMS AND THERMAL COMFORT IN A TROPICAL UNIVERSITY BUILDING IN MALAYSIA. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, 3 (2), 1160-175. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H. (2008). The use of a double heat pipe heat exchanger system for reducing energy consumption of treating ventilation air in an operating theatre - A full year energy consumption model simulation. Energy and Buildings, 40 (5), 917-925. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y.H. (2008). The heat pipe heat exchanger: The heat pipe heat exchanger: a review of its status and its potential for coolness recovery in tropical buildings. Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, 29 (4), 291-310. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau, Y.H., 2008. A Preliminary Thermal Comfort Study in Tropical Buildings Located in Malaysia. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, 3 (2), 119-126. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2007
  • Y.H. Yau. (2007). Experimental thermal performance study of an inclined heat pipe heat exchanger operating in high humid tropical HVAC systems. International Journal of Refrigeration, 30 (7), 1143-1152. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H. (2007). Application of a heat pipe heat exchanger to dehumidification enhancement in a HVAC system for tropical climates - a baseline performance characteristics study. International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 46 (2), 164-171. (ISI-Indexed)

2006
  • Yau Y.H.(2006). Using heat pipe heat exchangers for reducing energy consumption of treating ventilation air in an operating theatre in a tropical climate: a simplified model. BUILDING SERVICES ENGINEERING RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY, 27 (4), 297-310. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yau Y.H. (2006). The Analysis of Enthalpy Change with and without a Heat Pipe Heat Exchanger in a Tropical Air Conditioning System. International Journal of Energy Research, 30 (15), 1251-1263. (ISI-Indexed)

2003
  • Yau Y.H. and Tucker A.S. (2003). The performance study of a wet six-row heat pipe heat exchanger operating in tropical buildings. International Journal of Energy Research, 27 (3), 187-202. Ltd. (ISI-Indexed)

2001
  • Yau Y. H., Wong S. W., Tong C. Y. and Than C. F. The utilization of heat exchangers for energy conservation in air conditioning. Pertanika J. Sci. & Technol. Supplement 9(2): 251-257 (2001), Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, Malaysia. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau.(2001). Theoretical determination of effectiveness for heat pipe heat exchangers operating in natural-ventilated tropical building. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy, 215 (3), 389-397. (ISI-Indexed)

1999
  • Yau Y. H., Wong S. W., and Tong C. Y. 1999. An experimental and theoretical study on a heat pipe heat exchanger. Journal of Energy, Heat and Mass Transfer (JEHMT), Vol. 21, Madras, India, pp.105-110. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Proceeding

2019
  • R Sulaiman, S N Kamaruzzaman, Y H Yau (2019). Indoor air quality performance in air-conditioned museum gallery, IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 609 (042098). (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2017
  • M. Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, YH Yau, Determining the optimum operating and design parameters of an air conditioning system: A simulation study. 25th Annual International Mechanical Engineering Conference (ISME 2017) Proceedings, May 2-4, 2017, Tarbiat Modares University. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2016
  • Yat H YAU, Heng K LOW. Modeling of a Hybrid Solar Radiant Cooling System in a High-Rise Building in Malaysia. Indoor Air 2016 Proceedings, Ghent, Belgium July 3-8, 2016. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2015
  • C. J. Tan, A. Aslian, B. Honarvar, J. Puborlaksono, Y. H. Yau and W. T. Chong, Estimating surface hardening profile of blank for obtaining high drawing ratio in deep drawing process using FE analysis, IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 103 (2015) 012047 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/103/1/012047. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Yau, Yat, Keng H CHUAH, Ming R TEY, Pak N YIP, Cheng S LIM, Tet H, CHONG and Krishnan RAJAGOPAL, FEASIBILITY STUDY OF USING HEAT RECOVERY DEVICES IN HVAC SYSTEMS IN A BUILDING IN THE TROPICS, Indoor Air 2014 Proceedings, Hong Kong SAR, China, 7-12, July 2014. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2012
  • Y.H. YAU, B.T. CHEW and A.Z.A. SAIFULLAH, 2012. Thermal comfort temperature range study for workers in a factory in Malaysia. HB2012 Proceedings, Brisbane, Australia, 8-13, July 2012. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2011
  • Oshkour, A.A., Abu Osman, N.A., Davoodi, M.M., Bayat, M., Yau, Y.H., Wan Abas, W.A.B. 2011. Knee joint stress analysis in standing. IFMBE Proceedings, 35 IFMBE, pp. 179-181. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Oshkour, A.A., Abu Osman, N.A., Davoodi, M.M., Bayat, M., Yau, Y.H., Wan Abas, W.A.B.2011.Impact load and mechanical respond of tibiofemoral joint. IFMBE Proceedings, 35 IFMBE, pp. 167-169. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Y.H. Yau, L.C. Ding and B.T. Chew, Thermal comfort and Indoor Air Quality at Green Building in Malaysia, United Kingdom-Malaysia-Ireland Engineering Science Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 12-14 July 2011. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Raha Sulaiman, Syahrul Nizam Kamaruzzaman, Yau Yat Huang, INVESTIGATION OF MUSEUM INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY WITH MULTIPHASE APPROACH: MALAYSIAN CASE STUDIES, The 12th Asia Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) Doctoral Students Conference, 4-7 July 2011, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. (http://apru.daf.tsinghua.edu.cn/). (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Yat Huang Yau, Bee Teng Chew, Aza Saifullah, THERMAL COMFORT IN LECTURE HALLS IN THE TROPICS. Proceedings: ISHVAC 2011,Nov. 6-9, 2011, Shanghai, China. pp. 309-317. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2010
  • Y.H. Yau and K.S. Phuah, The indoor air quality study to an air-conditioned pharmaceutical lab in the tropics. Proceedings of IAQ2010, Atlanta: American 3 Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air- Conditioning Engineers, Inc. 2010. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Y.H. Yau, Development and application of an indoor environmental quality audit to hospital wards in the tropics. Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings, paper 75-96, August 15-18, Syracuse, New York, U.S.A. 

2009
  • F.J. Wang, B.C. Yang, Y.H. Yau, C.Y. Sun, Z.R. Liu, Performance Analyses and Evaluation of a Bio-cleanroom for Vaccine Production, 10th Asia Pacific Conference on the Built Environment, Green Energy for Environment, ASHRAE Region XIII, Paper C-07, November 5-6(Thu.-Fri.), 2009, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. 
  • YH Yau, CK Chang, Mark F. Jentsch, Patrick A.B. James and AbuBakr S. Bahaj, Viability Studies on HVAC Systems in a Future Library Located in the Tropics, Techpos 2009 Proceedings, 14-15th December 2009, Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
  • YH Yau and Muhammad Hafiz Azizan, Preliminary Study on Climate Change Implications on Thermal Comfort and Indoor Environmental Quality in a Library Building in the Tropics, Techpos 2009 Proceedings, 14-15th December 2009, Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
  • YH Yau and M.Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, Experimental Investigation of the Thermal Performance of an Air-to- Air Horizontal Heat Pipe Heat Exchanger, Techpos 2009 Proceedings, 14-15th December 2009, Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
  • Y.H. Yau, N.N.N. Ghazali, A. Badarudin and F.C. Goh. CFD Simulation on thermal comfort in a library building in the tropics. Proceeding of ISCM II & EPMESC XII, 29 November ¿ 3 December 2009, Paper No. 549, Hong Kong - Macau. 
  • N.N.N. Ghazali, Y.H. Yau, A.Badarudin, Y.C. Lim. Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation of drag reduction by riblets on automobile. The Proceeding of ISCM II & EPMESC XII, 29 November 3 December 2009, Paper No. 550, Hong Kong-Macau. 
  • S.L. Khew, Y.H. Yau, W.B. Ng, F.J. Wang, Performance Improvement of the Ventilating System and Airborne Contamination in an Operating Room, 10th Asia Pacific Conference on the Built Environment-Green Energy for Environment, ASHRAE Region XIII, Paper E-04, November 5-6(Thu.-Fri.), 2009, Kaohsiung, Taiwan 
  • Yat. H. Yau and M.H.H. Mohyi. CFD Simulation and Analysis of Thermal Comfort Level in an Operating Theatre in the Tropics. Proceedings of The 6th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning, Nov 6-9, Nanjing, China, pp. 1360-1368 (ISI Indexed). 
  • C.K. Chang, M.F. Jentsch, P.A.B. James, Y.H. Yau and A.S. Bahaj. Performance Implication of Climate Change on Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems in Malaysia. Proceedings of World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 19-22 May 2009, Bangkok, Thailand, pp. 827-832 (ISI Indexed). 
  • Y.H. Yau and C.B. Lim. The Use of Heat Recovery Devices for Reducing Energy Consumption of Treating Ventilation Air in a Tropical Operating Theatre. Proceedings of The Fifth International Workshop on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings and The Third International Conference on Built Environment and Public Health, 29 -31 May 2009, Guilin, Guangxi, China (ISI Indexed). 
  • Yat H. Yau, Bee T. Chew and Chuan S. Yau. Adaptive Thermal Comfort Model Study in the Tropics. Proceedings of World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 19-22 May 2009, Bangkok, Thailand, pp. 1386 1391 (ISI Indexed). 
  • Mark F. Jentsch, Choo Khean Chang, Patrick A. B. James, AbuBakr S. Baha and Yat H. Yau. Development of Climate Change Adapted Weather Files for Building Performance Simulation: Implications for Southeast Asia. Proceedings of World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 19-22 May 2009, Bangkok, Thailand, pp. 1338 1343 (ISI Indexed). 
  • Yat Huang Yau, Muhammad Hafiz Azizan, Choo Khean Chang, Mark F. Jentsch, Patrick A. B. James and AbuBakr S. Bahaj. The Implication of Climate Change on Thermal Comfort Level in a Notional Building in the Tropics. Proceedings of World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 19-22 May 2009, Bangkok, Thailand, pp. 1304 -1309 (ISI Indexed). 
  • Nikolaos Bakker, Choo Khean Chang, Patrick A. B. James, Mark Jentsch, Yat Huang Yau and AbuBakr Bahaj. User Feedback Strategies to Enhance the Performance of Mixed Mode Buildings in Tropical Climates. Proceedings of World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 19- 22 May 2009, Bangkok, Thailand (ISI Indexed). 
  • Y.H. Yau and Muhammad Hafiz Azizan, Preliminary Study on Climate Change Implications on Thermal Comfort and Indoor Environmental Quality in a Library Building in the Tropics, Techpos 2009 Proceedings, 14- 15th December 2009, Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 

2008
  • Chong W.T. and Yau Y.H., 2008. Conceptual Design of Wind-Solar Hybrid Renewable Energy Generation system Power-Augmentation-Guide-Vane and Incorporated Rain Water Collection Feature. Proceedings of seminar on Progress of solar Energy Research & Development 2008, 21 & 22 October 2008, pp. 51-56, Bangi, Malaysia. 
  • Khosravi S., Mahlia T.M.I and Y.H.Yau, 2008, Feasibility study of hybrid Wheel Desiccant Dehumidification Cooling Systems in Malaysia, International Graduate Conference on Engineering and Science (IGCES 2008), 23-24 December 2008, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai Campus, Johor Bahru, Malaysia (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2006
  • Yau Y.H. Energy Saving in Tropical HVAC System in Hospitals - A Simplified TRNSYS Simulation. Proceedings of The International Conference on Modeling and Simulation 2006 (MS2006), Kuala Lumpur. April 3-5, Keynote Speaker 4, pp. 1 - 6 (2006). 

2000
  • Yau Y.H., Siaw T.C. and Wong C.K. An Experimental Study of Heat Pipe Heat Exchanger for Water Model. Published at CAFEO 18, Vietnam (2000). 
  • Yau Y. H. and Lee S.Y. Experimental and theoretical performance analysis of heat pipe heat exchangers for building HVAC systems in tropical climates. Proceeding of the 6th International Heat Pipe Symposium-2000 (6IHPS-2000), Chiang Mai, Thailand, November 5-9, pp. 184-191 (2000). 

1998
  • Yau Y. H., Wong S. W. and Than C. F. Thermal performance of heat pipe heat exchangers. The 7th JSPS- VCC Seminar on Integrated Engineering, 7-8 Nov 1998, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pp. 408-413 (1998). 

1997
  • Yau Y.H., Masjuki H.H. and Mohd Rom T. Postgraduate Engineering Education in Malaysia. Proceedings of The South East Asia Regional Seminar & Workshop on Higher Engineering Education Network: Seminar and Workshop 25- 27 February 1997 Bandung, Indonesia-Jakarta. pp. 62-65 (1997). 
Article in Non-Refereed Journals

2009
  • Y.H.Yau, N.N.N. Ghazali, W.T. Chong and A. Badarudin Final Report on Boiler Optimization with CFD-Flue Gas Trace Simulation. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya, February 2009. 

2008
  • Y.H.Yau, N.N.N. Ghazali, W.T. Chong and A. Badarudin Preliminary Report on Boiler Optimization with CFD- Flue Gas Trace Simulation. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya, November 2008. 
  • Yau Y.H. ¿Preliminary HVAC Systems and Indoor Environmental Quality Assessment Report for Examination Building, University of Malaya¿ Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya, April 2008. 

2007
  • Yau Y.H. ¿Final Indoor Air Quality Assessment Report¿, pp1-114, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya, November 2007. 
  • Yau Y.H. ¿Indoor Air Quality Assessment Report¿, pp1- 56, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya, October 2007. 

1996
  • Sekhar S.C., Tham K.W., Cheong K.W., Ho D. and Yau Y.H. Interim Report on Indoor Air Quality Audit of NUS Administration Building , pp. 1-16, SBEM, National University of Singapore, Singapore, August 1996. 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).



CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).



AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).



PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


CONFERENCE
  • Experimental and theoretical performance analysis of heat pipe heat exchangers for building HVAC systems in tropical climates., The 6th International Heat Pipe Symposium-2000 (6IHPS-2000), 2000-11-05 to 2000-11-09, IHPS, (International)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Energy Saving in Tropical HVAC System in Hospitals - A Simplified TRNSYS Simulation, The International Conference on Modeling and Simulation 2006 (MS2006), , 2006-04-03 to 2006-04-05, (International)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • CFD Simulation and Analysis of Thermal Comfort Level in an Operating Theatre in the Tropics , Invited speaker for seminar on HVAC&R systems in the tropics: implications of climate change Organised by IEM, ASHRAE, UM, UOS and UniKL on 29/6/2010 at Armada Hotel, PJ., 2010-06-29 to 2010-06-29, IEM, Malaysia, (International)
  • Malaysia experience in attracting the best students into engineering - University of Malaya s Context , 2010 ASEE Global Colloquium on Engineering Education, 2010-10-18 to 2010-10-21, ASEE, USA, (International)
  • Feasibility Study of Solar HVAC Systems In THE Tropics, Technical Seminar JKR - Sustainability & Innovation in Mechanical Engineering, 2013-10-07 to 2013-10-07, JKR, Malaysia., (National)
  • INDOOR AIR QUALITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS ON AIR-CONDITIONING AND MECHANICAL VENTILATION (ACMV) SYSTEMS IN COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS IN THE TROPICS, ONE -DAY SEMINAR ON ""CLIMATIC CHANGE AND GLOBAL WARMING ; ENGINEER'S ROLE AND CHALLENGES" at WISMA IEM, PETALING JAYA, SELANGOR, on 26 JUN 2014 , 2014-06-26 to 2014-12-26, Environmental Technical Division, (National)
  • Sharing session on complex engineering, FYP and EDP for EAC accredited Engineering Programmes, Seminar on EAC accredited Engineering Programmes, 2014-09-05 to 2014-09-05, FOSTEM, INTI International University, Nilai, (National)
  • Industrial talk by student branch advisor: Ir Dr Yau, ASHRAE Membership Drive 2014, 2014-10-01 to 2014-10-01, ASHRAE, (University)
  • ONE DAY WORKSHOP ON COMPARISION BETWEEN VRF AND CHILLER SYSTEM AND THE EVALUATION OF DESIGN GUIDELINES FOR STRATUM VENTILATION IN THE TROPICS, ONE DAY WORKSHOP ON COMPARISION BETWEEN VRF AND CHILLER SYSTEM AND THE EVALUATION OF DESIGN GUIDELINES FOR STRATUM VENTILATION IN THE TROPICS, 2015-06-25 to 2015-06-25, Institution of Engineers, Malaysia, (National)
  • THE EVALUATION OF DESIGN GUIDELINES FOR STRATUM VENTILATION IN THE TROPICS, 11th OYL R&D Technical Forum, 2015-12-03 to 2015-12-03, Daikin Malaysia, (National)
  • Engineers Act 1967 (Revised 2015), BEM Briefing for Undergraduate Students - Engineers Act 1967, 2017-03-01 to 2017-03-01, Faculty of Engineering, (University)
  • Potential of vapour decontamination for improving IAQ - Making use of tea tree oil: The case of a healthcare facility, 2018 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FUTURE HEALTHCARE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AT NATIONAL CHENG KUNG UNIVERSITY, TAIWAN, CHINA ON 05 AUG 2018 HINGGA 09 AUG 2018, 2018-08-05 to 2018-08-09, NATIONAL CHENG KUNG UNIVERSITY, TAIWAN, CHINA., (International)
  • ENERGY USE ANALYSIS OF THE VARIABLE REFRIGERANT FLOW (VRF) SYSTEM VERSUS THE MULTI - SPLIT UNIT USING TRNSYS, Seminar on Ecostructive VRV Installation System , 2019-10-10 to 2019-10-10, Wenge Technology Sdn. Bhd. (a subsidiary of Wenge Technology Co,. Ltd.), (National)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • The indoor air quality study to an air-conditioned pharmaceutical lab in the tropics, ASHRAE IAQ Conference Malaysia 2010 - Airborne Infection Control Ventilation, IAQ & Energy, 2010-11-10 to 2010-11-12, ASHRAE, USA, (International)
PRESENTER
  • Postgraduate Engineering Education in Malaysia., The South East Asia Regional Seminar & Workshop on Higher Engineering Education Network, 1997-06-01 to  
  • Thermal performance of heat pipe heat exchangers., 7th JSPS-VCC Seminar on Integrated Engineering, 1998-12-07 to 1998-12-08, (University)
  • The utilization of heat exchangers for energy conservation in air conditioning, World Engineering Congress, K.L., 1999-07-19 to 1999-07-21, (International)
  • An Experimental Study of Heat Pipe Heat Exchanger for Water Model, CAFEO 18, 2000-06-01 to  
  • Energy Savings in Tropical HVAC Systems Using Heat Pipe Heat Exchangers, THE FIRST CONFERENCE OF NZAID SCHOLARS: Research and Education for Development, 2002-12-12 to 2002-12-12, (International)
  • ENERGY SAVINGS AND DEHUMIDIFICATION IN TROPICAL HVAC SYSTEMS IN HOSPITALS A SIMPLIFIED TRNSYS SIMULATION, International Networking of Young Scientists (INYS) on Renewable Energy, 2007-11-12 to 2007-11-16
  • Feasibility study of hybrid Wheel Desiccant Dehumidification Cooling Systems in Malaysia, International Graduate Conference on Engineering and Science (IGCES 2008), 23-24 December 2008, 2008-03-01 to  
  • The Use of Heat Recovery Devices for Reducing Energy Consumption of Treating Ventilation Air in a Tropical Operating Theatre, The Fifth International Workshop on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings and The Third International Conference on Built Environment and Public Health, 2009-05-29 to 2009-05-31, (International)
  • Performance Implication of Climate Change on Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems in Malaysia, World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 2009-06-01 to  
  • Development of Climate Change Adapted Weather Files for Building Performance Simulation: Implications for Southeast Asia, World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 2009-06-01 to  
  • Adaptive Thermal Comfort Model Study in the Tropics, World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 2009-06-01 to  
  • The Implication of Climate Change on Thermal Comfort Level in a Notional Building in the Tropics, World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 2009-06-01 to  
  • CFD Simulation and Analysis of Thermal Comfort Level in an Operating Theatre in the Tropics, The 6th International Symposium on Heating,, 2009-11-06 to 2010-11-09, Southeast University of China, (International)
  • CFD Simulation on thermal comfort in a library building in the tropics, ISCM II & EPMESC XII, 2009-11-29 to 2010-12-03, City University of Hong Kong and University of Macau, (International)
  • Development and application of an indoor environmental quality audit to hospital wards in the tropics, 7th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings, paper 75-96, August 15-18, Syracuse, New York, U.S.A. , 2010-08-15 to 2010-08-18, Syracuse University, (International)
  • THERMAL COMFORT IN LECTURE HALLS IN THE TROPICS, 7th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, 2011-11-06 to 2011-11-09, ISHVAC 2011, (International)
  • Thermal comfort temperature range study for workers in a factory in Malaysia, The 2012 Healthy Buildings Conference, 2012-07-08 to 2012-07-13, International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate, (International)
  • FEASIBILITY STUDY OF USING HEAT RECOVERY DEVICES IN HVAC SYSTEMS IN A BUILDING IN THE TROPICS, THE 13TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INDOOR AIR QUALITY AND CLIMATE (INDOOR AIR 2014), 2014-07-07 to 2014-07-14, International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate, (International)
  • Modeling of a Hybrid Solar Radiant Cooling System in a High-Rise Building in Malaysia., INDOOR AIR 2016 in GHENT UNIVERSITY, GHENT, BELGIUM on 03 JUL 2016 - 08 JUL 2016, 2016-07-03 to 2016-07-08, GHENT UNIVERSITY, (International)
  • Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning : Design Issues & Challenges in the Tropics, INAUGURAL LECTURE BY PROF. IR. DR YAU YAT HUANG: 30 SEPTEMBER 2016 (FRIDAY), 2016-09-30 to 2016-09-30, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, (University)
  • Modeling of a Hybrid Solar Radiant Cooling System in a High-Rise Building in Malaysia, Research Talk by Professor Ir. Dr. Yau Yat Huang, 2016-11-12 to 2016-11-12, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya, (University)
  • A Comprehensive Case Study of Climate Change Impacts on the Cooling Load in an Air-Conditioned Office Building in Malaysia, World Engineers Summit Applied Energy Symposium & Forum: Low Carbon Cities & Urban Energy Joint Conference, WES-CUE 2017, 19 21 July 2017, Singapore, 2017-07-19 to 2017-07-21, The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES), (International)
  • A COMPARISON STUDY FOR ACTIVE CHILLED BEAM AND VARIABLE AIR VOLUME SYSTEMS FOR AN OFFICE BUILDING, Applied Energy Symposium and Forum 2018: Low carbon cities and urban energy systems, CUE2018, 5 7 June 2018, Shanghai, China, 2018-06-05 to 2018-06-07, The scientific committee of the Applied Energy Symposium and Forum 2018: Low carbon cities and urban energy systems, CUE2018., (International)
OTHERS
  • Conceptual Design of Wind-Solar Hybrid Renewable Energy Generation system Power-Augmentation-Guide- Vane and Incorporated Rain Water Collection Feature, Seminar on Progress of solar Energy Research & Development 2008, 2008-10-21 to 2008-10-22, (National)
  • User Feedback Strategies to Enhance the Performance of Mixed Mode Buildings in Tropical Climates, World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 Asia, 2009-06-01 to  
  • Current Issues of ACMV systems in Malaysia, 5th Asia Oceania Konwakai, 2016-03-10 to 2016-03-12, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan., (International)
  • Determining the optimum operating and design parameters of an air conditioning system: A simulation study, 25th Annual International Mechanical Engineering Conference (ISME 2017), 2017-05-02 to 2017-05-04, Tarbiat Modares University, (International)
  • Indoor air quality performance in air-conditioned museum gallery, IAQVEC 2019, 2019-09-05 to 2019-09-09, Politecnico di Bari, (International)

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).



EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).



EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
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CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).



SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Master Degree, Tam Jun Hao, A COMPARISON STUDY FOR ACTIVE CHILLED BEAM AND VARIABLE AIR VOLUME SYSTEMS FOR AN OFFICE BUILDING, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Raha Binti Sulaiman, INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY STRATEGIES IN AIR CONDITIONED MUSEUM GALLERIES: A HOLISTIC FRAMEWORK FOR VISITOR SATISFACTION AND ARTEFACT PROTECTION, 2017/2018
  • Master Degree, Vinod Khanna Nair A/l Kuncheekanna, Comparison of Thermal comfort in Green building and conventional building in tropical climates, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Sivabalan A/l Tanapala, THE THERMAL PERFORMANCE STUDY OF BIOMASS FIELD-ERECTED WATER TUBE BOILERS USING CFD MODELLING, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Poh Kai Sin, A comprehensive performance investigation of an under-floor air distribution (UFAD) system in the tropics, 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Ir. Lim Kek Sia, Energy Analysis of Green Office Buildings in the Tropics, 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Chin Chuan Kong, FEASIBILITY STUDY ON IMPLEMENTATION OF MEDIUM TEMPERATURE SOLAR THERMAL ENERGY IN INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES - A CASE STUDY IN MALAYSIA, 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Teng Yih Jeng, Propeller Fan Design for Improved Air Flow and Noise Performances, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Hua Shi Jie, PREDICTION OF MECHANICAL FAILURE ON PORTABLE CONSUMER ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS SUBJECTED TO MULTIPLE DROP IMPACT DYNAMICS, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Syafawati Hasbi, Climate Change Implications for Large Hospital Buildings and Their Technical Services in the Tropics, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Lian Yee Cheng (881105055239), Thermal Buoyancy Study on Different Buildings, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Leong Kin Yuen, Energy Efficiency Study Project, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Ali Akbar Nozari, Design, Analysis and Fabrication of a CD Microfluidic Platform, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Tommy Chang Chee Pang, The Control Engineering Study to Improve the Energy Efficiency and Thermal Comfort in Green Buildings in Malaysia, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Wong Hon Fei, NUMERICAL HEAT TRANSFER STUDY FOR LARGE RUBBER PRODUCT, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Chew Bee Teng, The adaptive model study in buildings in the tropics, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Danaraj Chandrasegaran, THE VENTILATION STUDY OF MULTIPLE BED HOSPITAL WARDS IN MALAYSIA, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Ding Lai Chet, Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Hospital Operating Room (OR) Air Distribution in the Tropics, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Pean Hock Leong, Impact of climate change on commercial wall mounted air conditioner performance and reliability in tropics, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Poh Hong Hong, Adiabatic and Non-adiabatic Capillary Tube Flow Study, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Azim Ataollahi Oshkour, UTILIZATION OF FUNCTIONALLY GRADED MATERIALS IN FEMORAL PROSTHESIS, 2010/2011
  • Master Degree, Phuah Kok Sun, CASE STUDY ON IMPROVEMENT OF INDOOR AIR QUALITY FOR HEALTH CARE FACILITIES IN MALAYSIA, 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Muraja A. Utman, THE EFFECT OF ABUTMENT ANGULATION ON STRESSES IN BONE: A 3-DIMENSIONAL FINITE ELEMENT STUDY, 2008/2009
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Mohammad Ahmadzadehtalatapeh, Experimental and Simulation Studies of Horizontal HPHXs For Buildings in the Tropics, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Pan Kok Chen, Conceptual Design of Wind-Solar Hybrid Renewable Energy Generation system Power-Augmentation-Guide-Vane and Incorporated Rain Water Collection Feature, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Foo Yew Choon, PARAMETRIC STUDY ON THE HEAT TRANSFER CHARACTERISTICS OF RADIALLY-DISPLACED ROTATING HEAT PIPE AND ITS POTENTIAL IN HVAC&R APPLICATION, 2007/2008
  • Master Degree, Mohd Hardie Hidayat Bin Mohyi, CFD Simulation and Analysis of Thermal Comfort Level in an Operating Theatre, 2007/2008
  • Master Degree, Lee Swee Kei, THE ENERGY AND ECONOMIC STUDIES OF AN ICE SLURRY SYSTEM IN A TROPICAL BUILDING, 2007/2008

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Umair Ahmed, CFD STUDIES ON STRATUM VENTILATION (SV) INSTALLED WITH A VRF/VRV SYSTEM FOR LARGE BUILDINGS IN THE TROPICS, 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Yit Jing Ee, INVESTIGATION OF AIRFLOW AND PRESSURE DROP WITH DIFFERENT TYPES OF FILTERS IN HVAC SYSTEM, 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Toh Hui Sin, NUMERICAL INVESTIGATION OF THERMAL COMFORT AND VENTILATION PERFORMANCES OF STRATUM VENTILATION(SV) FOR LARGE BUILDINGS IN THE TROPICS, 2019/2020
  • Master Degree, Nur Nadirah Binti Khairu Najhan, Development of a server-based smartphone simulator application for flaps in dermatologic surgery, 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Wong Chun Mun, ANALYSIS OF HVAC ENERGY RECOVERY SYSTEMS IN MALAYSIA WITH BIN METHOD, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Aniza Binti Abdul Aziz, THE POTENTIAL OF WASTE TYRES IN AMELIORATING THE EFFECTS OF EXPOSED CONCRETE PAVING ON URBAN HEAT IN MALAYSIA, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Raha Binti Sulaiman, RISK OF ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES IN HISTORICAL BUILDING, 2017/2018
  • Master Degree, Lim Shin Fong, An experimental performance study of a miniature shell-and-tube heat exchanger, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Wong Chun Mun, Heat Transfer Analysis of Evaporative Cooled Condenser with Mini Tubing, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Muhammad 'amir Bin Roslan, ENERGY PERFORMANCES STUDY OF THE VARIABLE REFRIGERANT FLOW (VRF) AND CONVENTIONAL AIR CONDITIONING AND MECHANICAL VENTILATION (ACMV) SYSTEMS FOR A LARGE BUILDING IN THE TROPICS, 2016/2017
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2014/2015, 1
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2013/2014, 3
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2011/2012, 6
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2010/2011, 6
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2008/2009, 6
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2007/2008, 8
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2006/2007, 9
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2005/2006, 6
  • KMEM4181/4282 Thesis Project, 2004/2005, 1
  • KMEM3180 Thesis Project, 2000/2001, 5
  • KMEM3180/KM4000 Thesis Project, 1999/2000, 2
  • KMEM3180/KM4000 Thesis Project, 1998/1999, 9
  • KM4000 Thesis Project, 1997/1998, 2

Ongoing
  • THE PERFORMANCE STUDY OF CROSS-FLOW HEAT EXCHANGER FOR FRESH AIR VENTILATION OF WALL-MOUNTED AIR-CONDITIONER UNIT, 2017/2018, 1

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


POST GRADUATE
  • AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION, 2016/2017(2), 12, 42
  • APPLIED HEAT TRANSFER, 2011/2012, 40, 45
  • APPLIED HEAT TRANSFER, 2010/2011(1), 28, 45
  • APPLIED HEAT TRANSFER, 2009/2010(1), 15, 45
  • AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION, 2009/2010(2), 18, 45
  • Air Conditioning & Refrigeration, 2008/2009(2), 12, 45
  • Applied Heat Transfer, 2008/2009(1), 33, 45
  • Air Conditioning & Refrigeration , 2007/2008, 15, 45
  • Applied Heat Transfer , 2007/2008, 21, 45
  • Applied Heat Transfer , 2006/2007, 12, 45
  • Air Conditioning & Refrigeration , 2006/2007, 19, 45
  • Applied Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer, 2005/2006(1), 6, 3
FIRST DEGREE
  • Integrated Design Project, 2018/2019(1,2), 4, 42
  • MORAL AND ETHICS OF ENGINEERING PROFESSION, 2018/2019(1), 47, 6
  • Law and Ethics in Engineering, 2018/2019(1), 165, 6
  • AIR CONDITIONING, 2016/2017(1), 3, 42
  • MORAL AND ETHICS OF ENGINEERING PROFESSION, 2016/2017(1), 88, 6
  • MORAL AND ETHICS OF ENGINEERING PROFESSION, 2016/2017(2), 152, 6
  • AIR CONDITIONING, 2015/2016(1), 5, 42
  • MORAL AND ETHICS OF ENGINEERING PROFESSION, 2015/2016(1), 139, 9
  • MORAL AND ETHICS OF ENGINEERING PROFESSION, 2015/2016(2), 94, 6
  • AIR CONDITIONING, 2014/2015, 3, 42
  • THERMODYNAMICS, 2014/2015(2), 35, 42
  • THERMODYNAMICS, 2013/2014(2), 22, 42
  • AIR CONDITIONING, 2013/2014(1), 14, 42
  • AIR CONDITIONING, 2012/2013(2), 15, 42
  • AIR CONDITIONING, 2010/2011(2), 25, 4
  • AIR CONDITIONING, 2009/2010(2), 17, 42
  • Engineering Drawing & Computer Aided Design , 2008/2009, 48, 45
  • Thermodynamics , 2008/2009(2), 29, 45
  • Air Conditioning , 2008/2009(2), 33, 45
  • Engineering Drawing & Computer Aided Design , 2007/2008, 51, 45
  • Thermodynamics , 2007/2008, 40, 45
  • Air Conditioning , 2007/2008, 48, 45
  • Engineering Drawing & Computer Aided Design , 2006/2007, 112, 45
  • Mechanics of Materials II , 2006/2007, 87, 45
  • Air Conditioning , 2006/2007, 46, 45
  • Air Conditioning , 2005/2006, 45, 45
  • Engineering Drawing & Computer Aided Design , 2005/2006, 112, 45
  • Mechanics of Materials II , 2005/2006, 87, 45
  • Mechanics of Materials II , 2004/2005, 13, 45
  • Engineering Drawing & Computer Aided Design , 2004/2005, 130, 45
  • Fundamental Materials Science , 2000/2001, 300, 45
  • Engineering Drawing & Computer Aided Design , 2000/2001, 150, 45
  • Air Conditioning , 2000/2001, 150, 45
  • Engineering Drawing , 1999/2000, 150, 15
  • Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics , 1999/2000, 86, 22.5
  • Mechanics of Materials I , 1999/2000, 150, 45
  • Air Conditioning , 1999/2000, 75, 45
  • Solid Mechanics , 1998/1999, 30, 45
  • Air Conditioning , 1998/1999, 100, 45
  • ENGINEERING DRAWING, 1998/1999, 150, 15
  • Mechanics of Materials I , 1998/1999, 150, 45
  • Principles of Refrigeration , 1998/1999, 100, 45
  • Heat Transfer Lab , 1997/1998, 80, 10
  • Mechanical Engineering IV , 1997/1998(2), 25, 45
  • Engineering Mathematic III , 1997/1998, 80, 45
  • Heat Transfer I , 1997/1998, 80, 15
  • Materials Technology I, 1997/1998(1), 25, 3