Mr Armando Fontalvo Lascano

PhD Candidate
+61 2 6125 8295

2004-2009 Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering (Universidad del Norte - Barranquilla - Colombia)

2012-2015 Master in Mechanical Engineering (Universidad del Norte - Barranquilla - Colombia)

  • Solar Thermal
  • Concentrated Solar Power (CSP)
  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Thermal stresses
  • Demirkaya, G., Padilla, R. V., Fontalvo, A., Bula, A., & Goswami, D. Y. (2018). Experimental and theoretical analysis of the Goswami cycle operating at low temperature heat sources. Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 140(7), 072005.
  • Fontalvo, A., Solano, J., Pedraza, C., Bula, A., Gonzalez Quiroga, A., & Vasquez Padilla, R. (2017). Energy, exergy and economic evaluation comparison of small-scale single and dual pressure organic rankine cycles integrated with low-grade heat sources. Entropy, 19(10), 476.
  • Demirkaya, G., Padilla, R. V., Fontalvo, A., Lake, M., & Lim, Y. Y. (2017). Thermal and exergetic analysis of the goswami cycle integrated with mid-grade heat sources. Entropy, 19(8), 416.
  • Amador, G., Forero, J. D., Rincon, A., Fontalvo, A., Bula, A., Padilla, R. V., & Orozco, W. (2017). Characteristics of auto-ignition in internal combustion engines operated with gaseous fuels of variable methane number. Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 139(4), 042205.
  • Turizo-Santos, J., Barros-Ballesteros, O., Fontalvo-Lascano, A., Vasquez-Padilla, R., & Bula-Silvera, A. (2015). Caracterización térmico-hidráulica experimental del rendimiento de intercambiadores de placa y barras con aletas ventaneadas. Revista Facultad de Ingenieria. Universidad de Antioquia, (74), 108-117.
  • Padilla, R. V., Fontalvo, A., Demirkaya, G., Martinez, A., & Quiroga, A. G. (2014). Exergy analysis of parabolic trough solar receiver. Applied Thermal Engineering, 67(1-2), 579-586.
  • Duarte, J., Amador, G., Garcia, J., Fontalvo, A., Padilla, R. V., Sanjuan, M., & Quiroga, A. G. (2014). Auto-ignition control in turbocharged internal combustion engines operating with gaseous fuels. Energy, 71, 137-147.
  • Fontalvo, A., Garcia, J., Sanjuan, M., & Padilla, R. V. (2014). Automatic control strategies for hybrid solar-fossil fuel power plants. Renewable Energy, 62, 424-431.
  • Fontalvo, A., Pinzon, H., Duarte, J., Bula, A., Quiroga, A. G., & Padilla, R. V. (2013). Exergy analysis of a combined power and cooling cycle. Applied Thermal Engineering, 60(1-2), 164-171.


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