Dr Serge Nyamsi

Serge Nyallang Nyamsi received the M.S. degree in Industrial Maintenance and Production from National advanced school of Agro-Industrial Sciences  University of Ngaoundere, Cameroon , the Ph.D. degree in power engineering and engineering thermophysics from the school of Energy and Power Engineering, Xian Jiaotong University, China in 2013. He is currently a postdoctoral research at South African Institute for Advanced Materials Chemistry from the faculty of Natural science, university of the Western cape.

His research interests in energy storage technologies include design and optimization of potential metal hydrides for hydrogen storage and thermal energy storage, heat management and energy efficiency improvement. He also have interest in efficient conversion of renewable energy resources.

List of Publications

Mykhaylo Lotoskyy , Roman Denys , Volodymyr A.Yartys , Jon Eriksen , Jonathan Goh , Serge Nyallang Nyamsi , Cordellia Sita  and Franscious Cummings. An outstanding effect of graphite in nano-MgH2-TiH2 on hydrogen storage performance. Journal of Material Chemistry, 2018 DOI10.1039/C8TA02969E

Mykhaylo Lototskyy , Serge Nyallang Nyamsi , Sivakumar Pasupathi  , Ivar Wærnhus,  Arild Vik  , Crina Ilea , Volodymyr Yartys. A concept of combined cooling, heating and power system utilising solar power and based on reversible solid oxide fuel cell and metal hydrides. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 2018: doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2018.05.075.

Mykhaylo Lototskyya, Roman Denys , Serge Nyallang Nyamsi , Irina Bessarabskaia, Volodymyr Yarty. Modelling of hydrogen thermal desorption spectra. Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (2018) 10440–10449

S. Nyallang Nyamsi, A.V. Yartys, M.V. Lototskyy.  Synthesis of Mg2FeH6 assisted by heat treatment of starting materials. Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (2018) 10533–10541 DOI:10.1016/j.matpr.2017.12.385

Serge Nyallang Nyamsi, Mykhaylo V. Lototskyy, Volodymyr A. Yartys. Metal hydrides for hydrogen and thermal energy storage from energy balance point of view. 15th international conference on metal hydrides and applications (MH2016), 7-12 August 2016, Interlaken, Switzerland

Z. Wu, F. S. Yang, Z. W. Bao, S. Nyallang Nyamsi , Y. Q. Wang  Z. X. Zhang. Microstructure and improved hydrogen storage properties of Mg based alloy powders prepared by modified milling method.  Powder Metallurgy, 2014, 57: 47-53

S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Yang FS, Zhang ZX.  An optimization study on the finned tube heat exchanger used in hydride hydrogen storage system – analytical method and numerical simulation. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2012, 37 (21): 16078-16092.

S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Yang FS, Wu Z, Zewei Bao and Zhang Zaoxiao Assessment of errors on the kinetic data by entropy generation analysis. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2012, 37 (17): 12365-12374.

Zewei Bao, Zhen Wu, S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Fusheng Yang, Zaoxiao Zhang Three-dimensional modeling and sensitivity analysis of multi-tubular metal hydride reactors.Applied thermal engineering, 2013, 52(1) : 97-108

Zewei Bao, Fusheng Yang, Zhen Wu, S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Zaoxiao Zhang,Optimal design of metal hydride reactors based on CFD-TAGUCHI combined method. Energy Conversion and Management, 2013 65:322-330

F. S. Yang, X. X. Cao, Z. X. Zhang,Z. W. Bao, Z. Wu, S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Assessment on the long term performance of a LaNi5 based hydrogen storage system. Energy procedia, 2012, 29: 720-730

Wu Z,  S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Bao ZW, Zhang ZX. The theoretical model with the distribution of impact angle for mechanical alloying. Advanced Materials Research, 2012, 347-353: 3361-3364

Zhen WU, Fusheng YANG, Zewei BAO, S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Xinxin CAO, Zaoxiao ZHANG, Investigation on the hydrogen storage properties of porous Mg2Ni, 12th International Conference on Clean Energy, Xi’an, China, 26-30 October 2012

Zewei BAO, Fusheng YANG, Zhen WU, S. Nyallang Nyamsi, Zaoxiao ZHANG, Modeling and optimization of magnesium hydride reactor for high temperature thermal energy storage, 12th International Conference on Clean Energy, Xi’an, China, 26-30 October 2012