Ali Shirazi

Research Fellow
Research Area:

PhD Mechanical Engineering, UNSW

Solar thermal, Concentrated solar power, Thermal energy storage, Energy Systems, Air-conditioning, Thermodynamics, Exergetic Analysis, System optimisation

A. Shirazi, R.A. Taylor, G.L. Morrison, S.D. White, A comprehensive, multi-objective optimization of solar-powered absorption chiller systems for air-conditioning applications, Energy Conversion and Management 132 (2017) 281-306.

M. Aminyavari, A. Mamaghani, A. Shirazi, B. Najafi, F. Rinaldi, Exergetic, economic, and environmental evaluations and multi-objective optimization of an internal-reforming SOFC-gas turbine cycle coupled with a Rankine cycle, Applied Thermal Engineering 108 (2016) 833-846.

A. Mamaghani, S. Escandon, B. Najafi, A. Shirazi, F. Rinaldi, Techno-economic feasibility of photovoltaic, wind, diesel and hybrid electrification systems for off-grid rural electrification in Colombia, Renewable Energy 97 (2016) 293-305.

A. Shirazi, R.A. Taylor, S.D. White, G.L. Morrison, A systematic parametric study and feasibility assessment of solar-assisted single-effect, double-effect, and triple-effect absorption chillers for heating and cooling applications, Energy Conversion and Management 114 (2016) 258-277.

A. Shirazi, R.A. Taylor, S.D. White, G.L. Morrison, Multi-effect absorption chillers powered by the Sun: reality or reverie, Energy Procedia 91 ( 2016 ) 844-856.

Q. Li, A. Shirazi, C. Zheng, G. Rosengarten, J. Scott, R.A. Taylor, Energy concentration limits in solar thermal heating application, Energy 96 (2016) 253-267.

A. Shirazi, R.A. Taylor, S.D. White, G.L. Morrison, Transient simulation and parametric study of solar-assisted heating and cooling absorption systems: an energetic, economic and environmental (3E) assessment, Renewable Energy 86 (2016) 955-971.

A. Shirazi, S. Pintaldi, S.D. White, G.L. Morrison, G. Rosengarten, R.A. Taylor, Solar-assisted absorption air-conditioning systems in buildings: control strategies and operational modes, Applied Thermal Engineering 92 (2016) 246-260.

A. Mamaghani, B. Najafi, A. Shirazi, F. Rinaldi, Exergetic, economic, and environmental evaluations and multi-objective optimization of a combined molten carbonate fuel cell-gas turbine system, Applied Thermal Engineering 77 (2015) 1-11.

A. Mamaghani, B. Najafi, A. Shirazi, F. Rinaldi, 4E analysis and multi-objective optimization of an integrated MCFC (molten carbonate fuel cell) and ORC (organic Rankine cycle) system, Energy 82 (2015) 650-663.

A. Shirazi, B. Najafi, M. Aminyavari, F. Rinaldi, R.A. Taylor, Thermal-economic-environmental analysis and multi-objective optimization of an ice thermal energy storage system for gas turbine cycle inlet air cooling, Energy 69 (2014) 212-226.

B. Najafi, A. Shirazi, M. Aminyavari, F. Rinaldi, R.A. Taylor, Exergetic, economic and environmental analyses and multi-objective optimization of an SOFC-gas turbine hybrid cycle coupled with an MSF desalination system, Desalination 334 (2014) 46-59.

M. Aminyavari, B. Najafi, A. Shirazi, F. Rinaldi, Exergetic, economic and environmental (3E) analyses, and multi-objective optimization of a CO2/NH3 cascade refrigeration system, Applied Thermal Engineering 65 (2014) 42-50.

M. Navidbakhsh, A. Shirazi, S. Sanaye , Four E analysis and multi-objective optimization of an ice storage system incorporating PCM as the partial cold storage for air-conditioning applications, Applied Thermal Engineering 58 (2013) 30-41.

S. Sanaye, A. Shirazi, Four E analysis and multi-objective optimization of an ice thermal energy storage for air-conditioning applications, International Journal of Refrigeration 36 (2013) 828-841.

S. Sanaye, A. Shirazi, Thermo-economic optimization of an ice thermal energy storage system for air-conditioning applications, Energy and Buildings 60 (2013) 100-109.

A. Shirazi, M. Aminyavari, B. Najafi, F. Rinaldi, M. Razaghi, Thermal-economic-environmental analysis and multi-objective optimization of an internal-reforming solid oxide fuel cell-gas turbine hybrid system, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 37 (2012) 19111-19124.

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