Dr Changho Yang

Senior Lecturer in Engineering

Changho Yang was appointed as a senior lecturer at Oxford Brookes University in June, 2015. He previously taught engineering subjects and pursued IC engine research as a senior lecturer at UWE, Bristol since May, 2013. Prior to joining academia, Changho has variety of industrial experiences in the automotive industry, particularly powertrain development, calibration and applications at Delphi, FORD and JLR in the UK.

Professional Membership

  • IMechE, Member of IMechE (Institution of Mechanical Engineers)
  • IMechE Reviewer, International Journal of Automobile Engineering
  • KSAE, Member of KSAE (Korean Society of Automotive Engineering)
  • KOSCO, Member of KOSCO (Korean Society of Combustion)
  • Korean Scientists and Engineers Association in the UK, Leader of Mechanical Group
Research of Low Carbon Vehicles

Research Interests

  • IC engine research/ Powertrain
  • Thermo- fluid dynamics and Heat transfer
  • Energy recovery systems on IC engines
  • Chemical mechanism of combustion and emissions
  • Sustainable energy and alternative fuel
  • Hybrid vehicle applications
  • Hydrogen combustion, CAI/HCCI and Low temperature combustion
  • Diesel combustion control and after-treatment technology
  • Powertrain application research (Gasoline/Diesel)
  • Optical visualisation and Chemiluminescence
  • Laser diagnostics (LIEF, LIP, etc)

Publications

Through past experience, Changho Yang has demonstrated a high level of self-motivation and determination to succeed. This has been represented with academic publication history.

  • “Naturally Aspirated and Boosted CAI combustion with Positive Valve Overlap in a Four Stroke Gasoline Engine” by C. Yang, H. Zhao, Proceedings of Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of Engine research, , Volume 14, pp. 496 – 511, Oct 2013, doi. 10.1177/1468087412452079
  • "In-cylinder studies of CAI/HCCI Combustion of Leaner Mixtures with Negative Valve Overlap in a Direct Injection Gasoline Optical Engine” by C. Yang, H. Zhao, Combustion Science and Technology of Automobile engineering, 1563-521X, Volume 183, Issue 5, 2011, pp 467-486.doi. 10.1080/00102202.2010.531799
  • “In-cylinder studies of hybrid combustion in a direct injection single cylinder optical” by C. Yang, H. Zhao, Proceedings of Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of Engine Research, Volume 11, Number 6, pp515-531, 2010, doi:10.1243/14680874JER519
  • “Characterization and heat release model development of SI-CAI hybrid combustion and its application to a four-stroke gasoline engine operating with highly diluted mixtures” by Zhang Y., Zhao H., Xie H., Hou S. and C Yang, 33rd International Combustion Symposium, 2010
  • “Fuel Efficient, Continuously Regenerating Diesel Particulate Filter with On-board Hydrogen Production: Towards a Fuel Reformer – Diesel Engine Aftertreatment System” by K. Theinnoi, A. Tsolakis, A. Megaritis, C. Yang, M.L. Wyszynski, R. Harrison, Fisita conference paper, JUN 2010 Budapest (FISITA2010/F2010A125)
  • “Periodically Regenerating Diesel Particulate Filter with Hydrogen Addition: Towards a Fuel Reformer – Diesel Engine After-treatment System” by C. Yang, K. Theinnoi, A. Megaritis, A. Tsolakis, H. Zhao, Fisita conference paper, JUN 2010 Budapest (FISITA2010/F2010A116)
  • “Effects of Spark-Assistance on CAI Combustion at different Injection Timings in a Multi-Cylinder DI Gasoline Engine” by Navin kalian, H. Zhao, C. Yang, International journal of Engine research, Volume 10, Number 3 / 2009, page 401-423, doi. 10.1243/14680874JER03209
  • “In-Cylinder Investigation of CAI Combustion with Negative Valve Overlap and Simultaneous Chemiluminescence Analysis” by C. Yang, H. Zhao, and T. Megaritis SAE paper 2009-01-1103 (Presented in Detroit at APR, 2009), doi. 10.4271/2009-01-1103
  • “Investigation of CAI combustion with positive valve overlap and enlargement of CAI operating range” by C. Yang, H. Zhao, and T. Megaritis, SAE paper 2009-01-1104 (Presented in Detroit at APR, 2009), doi. 10.4271/2009-01-1104
Changho Yang

CONTACT US

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences

Oxford Brookes University
Wheatley Campus
Wheatley
OXFORD OX33 1HX
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1865 48 4540
Room: WHE/R1.06