Liu, Xiaobing

Thesis Title: 
Development and Experimental Validation of Simulation of Hydronic Snow Melting Systems For Bridges
Degree/Year: 
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, 2005.
Papers: 
Liu, X., S.J. Rees, and J.D. Spitler. 2007. Modeling Snow Melting on Heated Pavement Surfaces Part I: Model Development. Journal of Applied Thermal Engineering 27:1115-1124.
 
Liu, X., S.J. Rees, and J.D. Spitler. 2007. Modeling Snow Melting on Heated Pavement Surfaces Part II: Experimental Validation. Journal of Applied Thermal Engineering 27:1125-1131.
 
Spitler, J.D., X. Liu, S.J. Rees, and C. Yavuzturk. 2005. Simulation and Optimization of Ground Source Heat Pump Systems. 8th International Energy Agency Heat Pump Conference, May 30-June 2. Las Vegas.
 
Liu, X., and J.D. Spitler. 2004. A Simulation Tool for the Design of the Hydronic Bridge Snow Melting System. Proceedings of the12th International Road Weather Conference, June 16-18, Bingen (on Rhine), Germany.
 
Liu, X., and J.D. Spitler. 2004. Simulation Based Investigation on the Design of Hydronic Snow Melting System. Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board 83rd Annual Meeting, January 11-15, Washington, D.C.  
Liu, X., S.J. Rees, and J.D. Spitler. 2003. Simulation of a Geothermal Bridge Deck Anti-icing System and Experimental Validation. Proceedings of the Transportation Research Board 82nd Annual Meeting, January 12-16, Washington, D.C. 
 
Spitler, J.D., X. Liu, S.J. Rees, and C. Yavuzturk. 2003. Simulation and Design of Ground Source Heat Pump Systems. Journal of Shandong University of Architecture and Engineering 18(1):1-10.