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  Research Journal of Environmental Sciences is an international peer-reviewed scientific journal dedicated to publish cutting edge research findings in the field of environmental sciences and environmental engineering. Scope of the journal includes: Environmental chemistry, environmental biology (like greenhouse gas abatement and climate change, environmental resilience, environmental microbiology and biotechnology, industrial environment and technology), ecology, geo-sciences, environmental physics and information sciences, basic and applied research on atmospheric, terrestrial and aquatic environments, pollution control and abatement technology, conservation of natural resources, environmental health and toxicology.

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Cao, X., P. Zheng, G. Yan and Z. Ma, 2004. An experimental study on evaporative heat transfer in bi-dispersed wick. J. Astronautics, 25: 690-693.
Daly, D., P. Cooper and Z. Ma, 2014. Implications of global warming for commercial building retrofitting in Australian cities. Build. Environ., 74: 86-95.
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Daly, D., P. Cooper and Z. Ma, 2014. Understanding the risks and uncertainties introduced by common assumptions in energy simulations for Australian commercial buildings. Energy Build., 75: 382-393.
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Fiorentini, M., P. Cooper and Z. Ma, 2015. Development and optimization of an innovative HVAC system with integrated PVT and PCM thermal storage for a Net-zero energy retrofitted house. Energy Build., 94: 21-32.
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Huang, S., Z. Ma and F. Wang, 2015. A multi-objective design optimization strategy for vertical ground heat exchangers. Energy Build., 87: 233-242.
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Huang, S., Z. Ma and P. Cooper, 2014. Optimal design of vertical ground heat exchangers by using entropy generation minimization method and genetic algorithms. Energy Convers. Manage., 87: 128-137.
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Lin, W., Z. Ma, M.I. Sohel and P. Cooper, 2014. Development and evaluation of a ceiling ventilation system enhanced by solar photovoltaic thermal collectors and phase change materials. Energy Convers. Manage., 88: 218-230.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2009. An optimal control strategy for complex building central chilled water systems for practical and Real-time applications. Build. Environ., 44: 1188-1198.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2009. Building energy research in Hong Kong: A review. Renew. Sustain. Energy Rev., 13: 1870-1883.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2009. Energy efficient control of variable speed pumps in complex building central air-conditioning systems. Energy Build., 41: 197-205.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2010. Test and evaluation of energy saving potentials in a complex building central chilling system using genetic algorithm. Build. Serv. Eng. Res. Technol., 32: 109-126.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2011. Enhancing the performance of large Primary-secondary chilled water systems by using bypass check valve. Energy, 36: 268-276.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2011. Online fault detection and robust control of condenser cooling water systems in building central chiller plants. Energy Build., 43: 153-165.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2011. Supervisory and optimal control of central chiller plants using simplified adaptive models and genetic algorithm. Applied Energy, 88: 198-211.
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Ma, Z. and S. Wang, 2012. Fault-tolerant supervisory control of building condenser cooling water systems for energy efficiency. HVAC&R Res., 18: 126-146.
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Ma, Z., G. Yan, J. Zhou and Y. Wu, 2003. Application of hydrocarbons in refrigeration industry. Nat. Gas Ind., 23: 106-109.
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Ma, Z., P. Cooper, D. Daly and L. Ledo, 2012. Existing building retrofits: Methodology and State-of-the-art. Energy Build., 55: 889-902.
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Ma, Z., S. Wang and F. Xiao, 2009. Online performance evaluation of alternative control strategies for building cooling water systems prior to in situ implementation. Applied Energy, 86: 712-721.
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Ma, Z., S. Wang and W.K. Pau, 2008. Secondary loop chilled water in super High-rise. ASHRAE J., 50: 42-52.
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Ma, Z., S. Wang, X. Xu and F. Xiao, 2008. A supervisory control strategy for building cooling water systems for practical and real time applications. Energy Convers. Manage., 49: 2324-2336.
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Mohaisen, A.K. and Z. Ma, 2015. Development and modelling of a solar assisted liquid desiccant dehumidification Air-conditioning system. Build. Simul.-China, 8: 123-135.
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Pu, L., F. Xiao, Y. Li and Z. Ma, 2012. Effects of initial mist conditions on simulation accuracy of humidity distribution in an environmental chamber. Build. Environ., 47: 217-222.
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Pu, L., Y. Li, F. Xiao, Z. Ma, D. Qi and S. Shen, 2014. Effects of different inlet vent positions on the uniformity of humidity inside a building chamber. Energy Build., 76: 565-571.
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Sohel, M.I., Z. Ma, P. Cooper, J. Adams and R. Scott, 2014. A dynamic model for air-based photovoltaic thermal systems working under real operating conditions. Applied Energy, 132: 216-225.
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Sun, Z., S. Wang and Z. Ma, 2011. In-situ implementation and validation of a CO2-based adaptive demand-controlled ventilation strategy in a multi-zone office building. Build. Environ., 46: 124-133.
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Tyagi, S.K., S. Wang and Z. Ma, 2007. Prediction, potential and control of plume from wet cooling tower of commercial buildings in Hong Kong: A case study. Int. J. Energy Res., 31: 778-795.
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Wang, S. and Z. Ma, 2008. Supervisory and optimal control of building HVAC systems: A review. HVAC&R Res., 14: 3-32.
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Wang, S. and Z. Ma, 2010. Control strategies for variable speed pumps in super High-rise building. ASHRAE J., 52: 36-43.
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Wang, S., Y. Sun and Z. Ma, 2010. Online optimal control strategies for multiple-chiller systems. CIESC J., 61: 86-92.
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Wang, S., Z. Ma and D.C. Gao, 2010. Performance enhancement of a complex chilled water system using a check valve: Experimental validation. Applied Thermal Eng., 30: 2827-2832.
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Wang, S., Z. Ma and W. Pau, 2010. Intelligent and optimal control of the central air-conditioning system in International Commerce Centre. IB Technol., 43: 9-15.
Xu, X., S. Wang and Z. Ma, 2006. Energy performance evaluation and development of control strategies for the air-conditioning system of a new building at construction stage. J. Harbin Inst. Technol., 13: 172-178.
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Xu, X., S. Wang and Z. Ma, 2007. Development of an optimal control strategy for the centralized cooling water system in international commerce centre of Hong Kong. Constr. Conser. Energy, 35: 1-3.
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Xu, X., S. Wang and Z. Ma, 2008. Evaluation of plume potential and plume abatement of evaporative cooling towers in a subtropical region. Applied Thermal Eng., 28: 1471-1484.
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Yan, C., S. Wang, Z. Ma and W. Shi, 2015. A simplified method for optimal design of solar water heating systems based on Life-cycle energy analysis. Renewable Energy, 74: 271-278.
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Zhao, Y., S. Wang, F. Xiao and Z. Ma, 2013. A simplified physical Model-based fault detection and diagnosis strategy and its customized tool for centrifugal chillers. HVAC&R Res., 19: 283-294.
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Zhou, J., Y. Wu, G. Yan and Z. Ma, 2005. Solar radiation estimation using artificial neural networks. Acta Energiae Solaris Sin., 26: 509-512.
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Zhou, Q., S. Wang and Z. Ma, 2009. A model-based fault detection and diagnosis strategy for HVAC systems. Int. J. Energy Res., 33: 903-918.
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Zhu, N., H. Wang, X. Xu and Z. Ma, 2010. A simplified dynamic model of building structures integrated with shaped-stabilized phase change materials. Int. J. Thermal Sci., 49: 1722-1731.
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Zhu, N., S. Wang, Z. Ma and Y. Sun, 2011. Energy performance and optimal control of Air-conditioned buildings with envelopes enhanced by phase change materials. Energy Convers. Manage., 52: 3197-3205.
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Zhu, N., Z. Ma and S. Wang, 2009. Dynamic characteristics and energy performance of buildings using phase change materials: A review. Energy Convers. Manage., 50: 3169-3181.
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