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Publications 2012

Ahmad NT, Andrews GE Axial swirler outlet shroud influence on premixed combustion NOx emissions for all the combustion airflow passing through the swirler in: Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 2, pp.409-424. 2012.DOI
Alarifi AA, Andrews GE, Phylaktou HN Ignition and toxicity investigations of aircraft interior materials using the cone calorimeter in: 6th Saudi Scientific International Conference. 2012.LINK
Aljumaiah O, Andrews GE, Jimez A, Duhoon NR, Phylaktou HN Low ventilation pool fires in: The International Conference on Engineering Sciences (ICES2012). 2012.
Altaher MA, Li H, Andrews GE Co-firing of kerosene and biodiesel with natural gas in a low NOx radial swirl combustor. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 1, pp.557-567. 2012.DOI
Alvarez L, Gharebaghi M, Jones JM, Pourkashanian M, Williams A, Riaza J, Pevida C, Pis JJ, Rubiera F Numerical investigation of NO emissions from an entrained flow reactor under oxy-coal conditions. Fuel Processing Technology, vol. 93, pp.53-64. 2012.LINK
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Andrews GE Full coverage effusion cooling with a narrow duct backside coolant supply. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 4, pp.967-977. 2012.DOI
Andrews GE, Altaher MA, Li H Hydrogen combustion at high combustor airflow using an impinging jet flame stabiliser with no flashback and low NOx. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 2, pp.1479-1489. 2012.DOI
Andrews GE, Mkpadi MC, Gardner CL, Phylaktou HN Explosions after the Sudden Release of Hydrogen into a Large Closed Volume where the Overall Mixture is not Flammable in: IX ISHPMIE, International Symposium on Hazard, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions. 2012.
Bale CSE, Foxon TJ, Hannon MJ, Gale WF Strategic Energy Planning within Local Authorities in the UK: a Study of the City of Leeds. Energy Policy, vol. 48, pp.242-251. 2012.LINK
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Bartle KD, Jones JM, Lea-Langton AR, Pourkashanian M, Ross AB, Thillaimuthu JS, Waller PR, Williams A The combustion of droplets of high-asphaltene heavy oils. Fuel, 2012.DOI
Baxter XC, Darvell LI, Jones JM, Barraclough T, Yates NE, Shield I Study of Miscanthus x giganteus ash composition - Variation with agronomy and assessment method. Fuel, vol. 95, pp.50-62. 2012.DOI
Beheshti N, McIntosh A Vapour Explosion Chamber. 2012.LINK
Biller P, Ross AB Hydrothermal processing of algal biomass for the production of biofuels and chemicals. Biofuels, vol. 3, pp.603-623. 2012.LINK
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Biller P, Ross AB, Skill SC, Lea-Langton A, Balasundaram B, Hall C, Riley R, Llewellyn CA Nutrient recycling of aqueous phase for microalgae cultivation from the hydrothermal liquefaction process. Algal Research, vol. 1, pp.70-76. 2012.DOI
Blanco PH, Wu C, Onwudili JA, Williams PT Characterization of tar from the pyrolysis/gasification of refuse derived fuel: Influence of process parameters and catalysis. Energy and Fuels, vol. 26, pp.2107-2115. 2012.DOI
Buah WK, Williams PT Agricultural waste biomass converted to activated carbon as a material for gold processing. Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management, vol. 14, pp.396-402. 2012.DOI
Budarin V, Ross AB, Biller P, Riley R, Clark JH, Jones JM, Gilmour DJ, Zimmerman W Microalgae biorefinery concept based on hydrothermal microwave pyrolysis. Green Chemistry, vol. 14, pp.3251-3254. 2012.DOI
Caulkin R, Jia X, Fairweather M, Williams RA Predictions of porosity and fluid distribution through nonspherical-packed columns. AIChE Journal, vol. 58, pp.1503-1512. 2012.DOI
Charlton A, Tomlin AS, Routledge MN The role of free radicals and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in driving urban particulate matter genotoxicity. Mutagenesis, vol. 27, pp.122-122. 2012.LINK
Cord M, Sirjean B, Fournet R, Tomlin A, Ruiz-Lopez M, Battin-Leclerc F Improvement of the modeling of the low-temperature oxidation of n-butane: study of the primary reactions. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 116, pp.6142-6158. 2012.LINK
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Degereji MU, Ingham DB, Ma L, Pourkashanian M, Williams A Numerical assessment of coals/blends slagging potential in pulverized coal boilers. Fuel, vol. 102, pp.345-353. 2012.DOI
Degereji MU, Ingham DB, Ma L, Pourkashanian M, Williams A Prediction of ash slagging propensity in a pulverized coal combustion furnace. Fuel, vol. 101, pp.171-178. 2012.DOI
Edge PJ, Heggs PJ, Pourkashanian M, Stephenson PL, Williams A A reduced order full plant model for oxyfuel combustion. Fuel, vol. 101, pp.234-243. 2012.DOI
Efika CE, Wu C, Williams PT Syngas production from pyrolysis-catalytic steam reforming of waste biomass in a continuous screw kiln reactor. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, vol. 95, pp.87-94. 2012.DOI
Elbaba IF, Williams PT Two stage pyrolysis-catalytic gasification of waste tyres: Influence of process parameters. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol. 125, pp.136-143. 2012.DOI
Fairweather M, Falle SAEG, Hebrard J, Jamois D, Proust C, Wareing CJ, Woolley RM Reynolds-Averaged Navier-Stokes Modelling of the Near-Field Structure of Accidental Releases of Carbon Dioxide from Pipelines in: Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, vol. 30, pp.1078-1082. 2012.DOI
Fakandu B, Andrews GE, Phylaktou HN The Venting of Hydrogen-Air Explosions in an Enclosure with L/D=2.8 in: IX ISHPMIE, International Symposium on Hazard, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions.. 2012.
Fisher EM, Dupont C, Darvell LI, Commandré JM, Saddawi A, Jones JM, Grateau M, Nocquet T, Salvador S Combustion and gasification characteristics of chars from raw and torrefied biomass. Bioresource Technology, vol. 119, pp.157-165. 2012.LINK
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Garba MU, Ingham DB, Ma L, Porter RTJ, Pourkashnian M, Tan HZ, Williams A Prediction of potassium chloride sulfation and its effect on deposition in biomass-fired boilers. Energy and Fuels, vol. 26, pp.6501-6508. 2012.DOI
Giannakeas N, Lea-Langton A, Dupont V, Twigg MV Hydrogen from scrap tyre oil via steam reforming and chemical looping in a packed bed reactor. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol. 126, pp.249-257. 2012.LINK
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Gilliland T, Fairweather M, Falle SAEG, Ranga-Dinesh KKJ, Jenkins KW, Savill AM External Intermittency Simulation in Turbulent Round Jets. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, pp.1-22. 2012.DOI
Gilliland T, Ranga-Dinesh KKJ, Fairweather M, Falle SAEG, Jenkins KW, Savill AM External intermittency simulation in turbulent round jets. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, vol. 89, pp.385-406. 2012.LINK
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Gubba SR, Ingham DB, Larsen KJ, Ma L, Pourkashanian M, Qian X, Williams A, Yan Y Investigations of the transportation characteristics of biomass fuel particles in a horizontal pipeline through CFD modelling and experimental measurement. Biomass and Bioenergy, vol. 46, pp.492-510. 2012.DOI
Gubba SR, Ingham DB, Larsen KJ, Ma L, Pourkashanian M, Tan HZ, Williams A, Zhou H Numerical modelling of the co-firing of pulverised coal and straw in a 300 MWe tangentially fired boiler. Fuel Processing Technology, vol. 104, pp.181-188. 2012.DOI
Gubernov VV, Sharples JJ, Sidhu HS, McIntosh AC, Brindley J Properties of combustion waves in the model with competitive exo- and endothermic reactions. Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 50, pp.2130-2140. 2012.DOI
Gudka B, Darvell LI, Jones JM, Williams A, Kilgallon PJ, Simms NJ, Laryea-Goldsmith R Fuel characteristics of wheat-based Dried Distillers Grains and Solubles (DDGS) for thermal conversion in power plants. Fuel Processing Technology, vol. 94, pp.123-130. 2012.DOI
Guttikunda SK, Begum BA, Wadud Z Particulate pollution from brick kiln clusters in the Greater Dhaka region, Bangladesh. Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health, pp.1-9. 2012.DOI
Hadavi SA, Li H, Biller P, Lea-Langton A, Andrews G, Przybyla G Rape seed oil B100 diesel engine particulate emissions: The influence of intake oxygen on particle size distribution. SAE Technical Papers, 2012.DOI
Hadavi SA, Li H, Jarrett R, Andrews G, Przybyla G Comparison of gaseous emissions for B100 and diesel fuels for real world urban and extra urban driving. SAE Technical Papers, vol. 9, 2012.
Hadavi SA, Li H, Przybyla G, Jarrett R, Andrews G Comparison of Gaseous Emissions for B100 and Diesel Fuels for Real World Urban and Extra Urban Driving. SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants, vol. 5, pp.1132-1154. 2012.DOI
Hajizadeh Y, Onwudili JA, Williams PT Effects of gaseous NH3 and SO2 on the concentration profiles of PCDD/F in flyash under post-combustion zone conditions. Waste Management, vol. 32, pp.1378-1386. 2012.LINK
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Huescar Medina C, Andrews GE, Gibbs BM, Phylaktou HN Pulverised Biomass MEC Determination and Demonstration of High Reactivity in: IX ISHPMIE, International Symposium on Hazard, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions. 2012.
Huescar Medina C, Phylaktou HN, Andrews GE, Gibbs BM Minimum explosion concentration of biomass and torrefied biomass dusts in: TORREFACTION OF BIOMASS WORKSHOP. 2012.
Huescar Medina C, Sattar H, Phylaktou HN, Andrews GE, Gibbs BM Explosibility of biomass and torrefied biomass powders: determination of minimum explosible concentrations in: 20th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition. 2012.
Ibrahim RHH, Darvell LI, Jones JM, Williams A Physicochemical characterisation of torrefied biomass. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 2012.DOI
Idowu Oguntade H, E Andrews G, Burns AD, B Ingham D, Pourkashanian M Improved Trench Film Cooling With Shaped Trench Outlets. Journal of Turbomachinery, vol. 135, 2012.DOI
Isha R, Williams PT Experimental design methodology for optimising catalytic performance of Ni/Ce/α-Al 2O 3 catalyst for methane steam reforming. Journal of the Energy Institute, vol. 85, pp.22-28. 2012.DOI
Isha R, Williams PT Hydrogen production from catalytic steam reforming of methane: Influence of catalyst composition. Journal of the Energy Institute, vol. 85, pp.29-37. 2012.DOI
Islam MS, Caulkin R, Jia X, Fairweather M, Williams RA Prediction of the Permeability of Packed Beds of Non-Spherical Particles. Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, vol. 30, pp.1088-1092. 2012.DOI
Ismaila A, Andrews GE, Abdullahi I, Idris MC Cone calorimeter with simulated compartment for air starved fire toxicity and heat release rate studies. Der Pharmacia Lettre, vol. 4, pp.137-149. 2012.
Ismaila A, Nasiru R, Andrews GE, Abdullahi I, Abdullahi YA Venting as a means of mitigating explosions: The need to revised European and USA (NFPA68) guidance for explosion venting. Der Pharmacia Lettre, vol. 4, pp.155-168. 2012.
Jones JM, Bridgeman TG, Darvell LI, Gudka B, Saddawi A, Williams A Combustion properties of torrefied willow compared with bituminous coals. Fuel Processing Technology, vol. 101, pp.1-9. 2012.LINK
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Kasmani RM, Andrews GE, Phylaktou HN Experimental study on vented gas explosion in a cylindrical vessel with a vent duct. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 2012.DOI
Kasmani RM, Andrews GE, Phylaktou HN, Ibrahim N, Ali RR Experimental Investigation of Vessel Volume and Equivalence Ratio in Vented Gas Explosions in: World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, vol. 70, pp.498-502. 2012.
King PT, Andrews GE, Pourkashanian MM, McIntosh AC CFD predictions of isothermal fuel-air mixing in a radial swirl low NO x combustor using various rans turbulence models. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 2, pp.973-983. 2012.DOI
King PT, Andrews GE, Pourkashanian MM, McIntosh AC Nitric oxide predictions for low NOX radial swirlers with central fuel injection using CFD. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 2, pp.985-993. 2012.DOI
King PT, Lazim TBM, Andrews GE, Pourkashanian MM, McIntosh AC Internal gas analysis and CFD predictions of double contra-rotating axial swirlers with fuel injection from between the two outlets. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 2, pp.995-1003. 2012.DOI
Lea-Langton AR, Ross AB, Bartle KD, Andrews GE, Jones JM, Li H, Pourkashanian M, Williams A Low temperature PAH formation in diesel combustion. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 2012.DOI
Lea-Langton A, Zin RM, Dupont V, Twigg MV Biomass pyrolysis oils for hydrogen production using chemical looping reforming. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 37, pp.2037-2043. 2012.LINK
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Li H, Gale WF Analysis of removal and decomposition pathways of Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide (VHP) for aircraft decontamination operation in: Curran R (editors) Air Transport and Operations: Proceedings of the 3rd International Air Transport and Operations Symposium 2012, pp.532-539. IOS Press. 2012.LINK
McIntosh AC, Prongidis A, Wilson CW, Dolmansley T Enhancement of ignition of a gas turbine by the addition of small amounts of H2O2. Proceedings of the IMechE, vol. Vol 226 Part A: Journal of power and energy, pp.49-61. 2012.
Millward-Hopkins JT, Tomlin AS, Ma L, Ingham D, Pourkashanian M The predictability of above roof wind resource in the urban roughness sublayer. Wind Energy, vol. 15, pp.225-243. 2012.DOI
Millward-Hopkins JT, Tomlin AS, Pourkashanian M, Ingham D, Ma L Mapping the urban wind resource over UK cities using an analytical downscaling method in: Proceedings of the EWEA Annual Conference. EWEA. 2012.LINK
Molinder R, Comyn TP, Hondow N, Parker JE, Dupont V In situ X-ray diffraction of CaO based CO2 sorbents. Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 5, pp.8958-8969. 2012.LINK
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Molinder R, Dupont V Thermochemical conversion of glycerol to hydrogen. , pp.1-43. 2012.
Muangrat R, Onwudili JA, Williams PT Reactions of different food classes during subcritical water gasification for hydrogen gas production. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 37, pp.2248-2259. 2012.DOI
Nahar G, Dupont V Hydrogen via steam reforming of liquid biofeedstock. Biofuels, vol. 3, pp.167-191. 2012.LINK
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Nahil MA, Williams PT Characterisation of activated carbons with high surface area and variable porosity produced from agricultural cotton waste by chemical activation and co-activation. Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol. 3, pp.117-130. 2012.DOI
Nahil MA, Williams PT Pore characteristics of activated carbons from the phosphoric acid chemical activation of cotton stalks. Biomass and Bioenergy, vol. 37, pp.142-149. 2012.DOI
Nahil MA, Williams PT Surface chemistry and porosity of nitrogen-containing activated carbons produced from acrylic textile waste. Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 184, pp.228-237. 2012.DOI
Na'inna AM, Andrews GE, Phylaktou HN The Acceleration of Flames in Tube Explosions with Two Obstacles as a Function of the Obstacle Separation Distance in: IX ISHPMIE, International Symposium on Hazard, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions. 2012.
Njobuenwu DO, Fairweather M Large Eddy Simulation and Particle Impact Kinetics for Bend Erosion Prediction in: Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, vol. 30, pp.1083-1087. 2012.DOI
Njobuenwu DO, Fairweather M Modelling of pipe bend erosion by dilute particle suspensions. Computers and Chemical Engineering, vol. 42, pp.235-247. 2012.DOI
Njobuenwu DO, Fairweather M, Yao J Prediction of turbulent gas-solid flow in a duct with a 90° bend using an Eulerian-Lagrangian approach. AIChE Journal, vol. 58, pp.14-30. 2012.LINK
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Oguntade HI, Andrews GE, Burns AD, Ingham DB, Pourkashanian M Conjugate heat transfer predictions of effusion cooling: The influence of injection hole size on cooling performance. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 4, pp.1321-1332. 2012.DOI
Oguntade HI, Andrews GE, Burns AD, Ingham DB, Pourkashanian M Conjugate heat transfer predictions of effusion cooling: The influence of the coolant jet-flow direction on the cooling effectiveness. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, vol. 4, pp.1333-1343. 2012.DOI
Oltra C, Upham P, Riesch H, Boso À, Brunsting S, Dütschke E, Lis A Public responses to CO2 storage sites: Lessons from five European cases. Energy and Environment, vol. 23, pp.227-248. 2012.LINK
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Phylaktou HN, Aljumaiah O, Alarifi A, Stride D, Andrews GE Pool fire toxic emissions. PU foam as a flame stopper in: ‘Large Atmospheric Storage Tank Fires (LASTFIRE). 2012.
Pimenidou P, Dupont V Characterisation of palm empty fruit bunch (PEFB) and pinewood bio-oils and kinetics of their thermal degradation. Bioresource Technology, vol. 109, pp.198-205. 2012.LINK
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Pranzitelli A, De Nicola C, Miranda S Steady-state calculations of free surface flow around ship hulls and resistance predictions. Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Part B: International Journal of Small Craft Technology, vol. 154, pp.B51-B63. 2012.DOI
Roberts T, Upham P Prospects for the use of macro-algae for fuel in Ireland and the UK: An overview of marine management issues. Marine Policy, vol. 36, pp.1047-1053. 2012.LINK
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Saddawi A, Jones JM, Williams A Influence of alkali metals on the kinetics of the thermal decomposition of biomass. Fuel Processing Technology, vol. 104, pp.189-197. 2012.DOI
Saddawi A, Jones JM, Williams A, Le Coeur C Commodity fuels from biomass through pretreatment and torrefaction: Effects of mineral content on torrefied fuel characteristics and quality. Energy and Fuels, vol. 26, pp.6466-6474. 2012.DOI
Sattar H, Andrews GE, Gibbs BM, Phylaktou HN Biomass nut dust explosions and flame propagation in: IX ISHPMIE, International Symposium on Hazard, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions. 2012.
Sattar H, Andrews GE, Phylaktou HN, Gibbs BM Combustion and explosion of biomass in: . 2012.
SATTAR H, ANDREWS GE, SLATTER D, Gibbs BM, Phylaktou HN Pulverised Biomass Explosions: Investigation of the Ultra Rich Mixtures that give Peak Reactivity in: IX International Symposium on Hazards, Prevention, and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions (ISHPMIE). 2012.
Sattar H, Huescar Medina C, Slatter D, Andrews GE, Phylaktou HN, Gibbs BM Flame Propagation and Combustion Analysis of Biomass Dust Explosions in: the International Conference on Engineering Sciences (ICES2012),. 2012.
Savvidis D, Li H, Andrews G, Ioakimidis C Analysis of various driving parameters and emissions for passenger cars driven with and without stops at intersections under different test cycles. SAE Technical Papers, 2012.DOI
Singh S, Wu C, Williams PT Pyrolysis of waste materials using TGA-MS and TGA-FTIR as complementary characterisation techniques. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, vol. 94, pp.99-107. 2012.DOI
Slatter D, Sattar H, Andrews GE, Gibbs BM, Phylaktou HN Pulverised Biomass Explosions: Investigation of the Ultra Rich Mixtures that give Peak Reactivity in: IX ISHPMIE, International Symposium on Hazard, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions. 2012.
Staggs JEJ A theoretical investigation of initiation of travelling combustion fronts in fuel beds from embedded hotspots. Journal of Fire Sciences, vol. 30, pp.437-456. 2012.LINK
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Staggs JEJ, Crewe RJ, Butler R A theoretical and experimental investigation of intumescent behaviour in protective coatings for structural steel. Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 71, pp.239-251. 2012.DOI
Taylor PG, Bolton R, Stone D, Zhang X-P, Martin C, Upham P Pathways for Energy Storage in the UK. 2012.LINK
Upham P Environmental citizens: climate pledger attitudes and micro-generation installation. Local Environment, vol. 17, pp.75-91. 2012.DOI
Upham P, Jones C Don't lock me in: Public opinion on the prospective use of waste process heat for district heating. Applied Energy, vol. 89, pp.21-29. 2012.LINK
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Williams A, Jones JM, Ma L, Pourkashanian M Pollutants from the combustion of solid biomass fuels. Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, vol. 38, pp.113-137. 2012.DOI
Wilson M, Brindley J, Fairweather M, McIntosh A, Sharpe G, Braithwaite M, Decent S, Youdan D Special issue: Fluid problems in process engineering. IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics, vol. 77, pp.1-1. 2012.DOI
Windeatt J, Brady G, Usher P, Li H, Hadavi A Real world cold start emissions from a diesel vehicle. SAE Technical Papers, 2012.DOI
Workshop steering committee led by C Bale Energy and Complexity - The Way Forward: Workshop report. UKERC. 2012.LINK
Wu CF, Nahil MA, Sun X, Singh S, Chen JH, Shen BX, Williams PT Novel application of biochar from biomass pyrolysis for low temperature selective catalytic reduction. Journal of the Energy Institute, vol. 85, pp.236-239. 2012.DOI
Wu C, Wang Z, Wang L, Williams PT, Huang J Sustainable processing of waste plastics to produce high yield hydrogen-rich synthesis gas and high quality carbon nanotubes. RSC Advances, vol. 2, pp.4045-4047. 2012.LINK
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Wu C, Williams PT Effect of process conditions on the steam reforming of ethanol with a nano-Ni/SiO 2 catalyst. Environmental Technology, vol. 33, pp.631-638. 2012.DOI
Wu C, Williams PT, Wang Z, Huang J Pyrolysis/gasification of cellulose, hemicellulose and lignin for hydrogen production in the presence of various nickel-based catalysts. Fuel, 2012.DOI
Yao J, Fairweather M Particle deposition in turbulent duct flows. Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 84, pp.781-800. 2012.DOI
Zin RM, Lea-Langton A, Dupont V, Twigg MV High hydrogen yield and purity from palm empty fruit bunch and pine pyrolysis oils. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 37, pp.10627-10638. 2012.LINK
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Zin RM, Lea-Langton A, Dupont V, Twigg MV High hydrogen yield and purity from palm empty fruit bunch and pine pyrolysis oils. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2012.DOI