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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
Biller P; Ross AB; Skill SC; Lea-Langton AR; Balasundaram B; Hall C; Riley R; Llewellyn CA Nutrient recycling of aqueous phase for microalgae cultivation from the hydrothermal liquefaction process. Algal Research, 2012.
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; 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; 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; 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; 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; 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; 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