Biomass-assisted Catalytic Reduction of Carbon Dioxide
Dr J McGregor
23 January 2019
Carbon dioxide has the potential to be utilised as a carbon source for the production of chemicals, providing new routes to oxygenates and providing an economic offset to the costs of carbon sequestration.
Biomediation and Resource Recovery from Effluents Using Algae
Dr M Stanley, Dr S Jubeau, Dr M Ross
31 January 2019
Background. Water is invaluable for life on Earth; however, as a resource it is under threat due to an increasing population and resultant growth in agriculture and industry, leading to excessive nutrient/contaminant enrichment of water bodies.
Biomass/CO2 Conversion to Chemicals and Energy
Dr X Wang, Dr P Kechagiopoulos
Applications accepted all year round
Fossil fuels coal, petroleum crude oil and natural gas, as sources of thermal energy, fuels and chemicals, have been predominant in the world’s energy supply.
Synthesis of fluorescent carbon dots from biomass derivatives
Prof M Titirici
15 April 2019
We are seeking a PhD student to join the Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College within the research group of Prof. Titirici to investigate the synthesis of fluorescent carbon dots from biomass derivatives produced using hydrothermal processes and to understand their interaction with light.