X.Fang, C.Y. Zhao, H. Bao,Radiative behaviors of crystalline silicon nanowire and nanohole arrays for photovoltaic applications, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer,2014, 133:pp.579-588.
 B.J. Zhang, B.X. Wang, C.Y. Zhao, “Microstructural effect on the radiative properties of YSZ thermal barrier coatings (TBCs)”,International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 73 59–66, 2014
 H.P. Shen, C.Y.Zhao,Analytical considerations of light transport in nanostructured homogeneous/inhomogeneous thin films,Thin Solid Films, 2013, 542:204-209.
 G. Yang, C.Y. Zhao, B.X. Wang，Experimental study on radiative properties of air plasma sprayed thermal barrier coatings，International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2013, 66:695-698.
 B.J. Zhang, C. Y. Zhao. Geometric Optics Approximation with Considering Interference for Reflection from Random Rough Surface，Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 2013, 27:458-464.
 X.X. Han, Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao. An effectiveness study of enhanced heat transfer in phase change materials (PCMs). International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2013,60:459-468.
 D. Shen, C.Y. Zhao. Thermal analysis of exothermic process in a magnesium hydride reactor with porous metals Chemical Engineering Science, 2013, 98:273-281.
 Z G Xu, C Y Zhao ，Pool boiling heat transfer of trapezoid-shaped copper-foam fins with high pore densities ，Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science,2014,52, pp 128-138.
 Y. Tian, C.Y. Zhao. Thermal and exergetic analysis of Metal Foam-enhanced Cascaded Thermal Energy Storage (MF-CTES)，International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2013, 58:86-96.
 C Y Zhao, 2012, Review on thermal transport in high porosity cellular metal foams with open cells, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol.55, pp.3618-2632.
 J Yang, C Y Zhao, Modelling the effect of binary phase composition on inward solidification of a particle, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer,2012, Vol.55, pp.6766-6774.
 Y. Tian, C Y Zhao, A numerical investigation of heat transfer in phase change materials (PCMs) embedded in porous metals, Energy 36 (2011) 5539e5546.
 C Y Zhao, G H Zhang, Review on microencapsulated phase change materials (MEPCMs): Fabrication, characterization and applications, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 15 (2011) 3813– 3832.
 Z G Wu, C Y Zhao, Experimental investigations of porous materials in high temperature thermal energy storage systems, Solar Energy 85 (2011) 1371–1380
 C Y Zhao, Z G Wu, Thermal property characterization of a low melting-temperature ternary nitrate salt mixture for thermal energy storage systems, Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 95 (2011) 3341–3346.
 F. Pitie, C Y Zhao, Thermo-mechanical analysis of ceramic encapsulated phase-change-material (PCM) particles, Energy and Environmental Science,Vol4, 2010, pp.2117-2124.
 C Y Zhao, Z G Wu, 2010, “Heat Transfer Enhancement of High-Temperature Thermal Energy Storage Using Porous Materials”, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Vol.95, pp.636-643.
 C Y Zhao, L N Dai,G H Tang, Z G Qu, Z Y Li, 2010, “Numerical Study of Natural Convection in Porous Media (Metals) Using Lattice Boltzmann Method (LBM)”, Int. J. of Heat and Fluid Flow, Vol.31, pp.925-934.
 C Y Zhao, W. Lu and Y Tian, 2010, “Heat transfer enhancement for thermal energy storage using metal foams embedded within phase change materials (PCMs)”, Solar Energy, Vol. 84 (8), pp. 1402-1412.
 C Y Zhao, W Lu and S A Tassou, 2009, “Flow boiling heat transfer in horizontal metal foam tubes”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 131.
 C Y Zhao, T J Lu, S A Tassou, 2008, “Analytical Considerations of Thermal Radiation in Cellular Metal Foams with Open Cells", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 51, pp. 929-940.
 W. Lu, C. Y. Zhao and S. A. Tassou, 2006, “Thermal analysis on metal-foam filled heat exchangers, Part I: metal-foam filled pipes”, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 49, pp. 2751-2761.
 C. Y. Zhao, W. Lu and S. A. Tassou, 2006, “Thermal analysis on metal-foam filled heat exchangers, Part II: tube heat exchangers”, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 49, pp. 2762-2770.
 C. Y. Zhao, T. J. Lu and H. P. Hodson, 2005, “Natural Convection in Metal Foams with Open Cells”, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 48, pp. 2452 – 2463.
 C. Y. Zhao, T. J. Lu and H. P. Hodson, 2004, “Thermal Radiation in Metal Foams with Open Cells”, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 47, pp.2927-2939.
 C. Y. Zhao, T. J. Lu, H. P. Hodson and J. D. Jackson, 2004, “The Temperature Dependence of Effective Thermal Conductivity of Open-Celled Steel Alloy Foams”, Materials Science and Engineering: A, Vol. 367, pp. 123-131.
 C. Y. Zhao, T. Kim, T. J. Lu and H. P. Hodson, 2004, “Thermal Transport in High Porosity Cellular Metal Foams”, AIAA J. Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 18, pp. 309 - 317.
 C. Y. Zhao and T. J. Lu, 2002, "Analysis of Microchannel Heat Sinks for Electronics Cooling", Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 45, pp. 4857-4869.
 C. Y. Zhao, R. M. C. So and T. B. Gatski, 2001, “Turbulence Modeling Effects on the prediction of the Equilibrium States of Turbulent Buoyant Shear Flows”, 2001, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, Vol. 14, pp. 399-422.
 R. M. C. So, C. Y. Zhao and T. B. Gatski, 2000, “Predicting Buoyant Turbulent Shear Flows Using Anisotropic Dissipation Rate Models”, Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, Vol. 63, pp. 193-221.