What can hydrocarbon fingerprints tell us about fracking in organic-rich shales?
Prof P S Monks, Prof S Davies
21 January 2019
The accurate estimation of the hydrocarbon content of potential source rocks is increasingly important as unconventional sources of hydrocarbons become economically viable and we look manage of our environment responsibly as we try to meet our energy needs.
(MERI) Pressure dependent permeability of chalk
Dr J Mecklenburgh, Prof E Rutter
6 February 2019
POSSIBLE CASE STUDENTSHIP WITH MAERSK OIL. A significant amount of the hydrocarbon reservoirs in the North Sea are chalk (Megson, 1992).
Synthesis and Investigation of Novel Ionic Conductors
Dr A McLaughlin, Dr A Martinez-Felipe
28 February 2019
Fuel cells convert chemical energy directly into electrical energy with high efficiency and low emission of pollutants. In a fuel cell, the reaction between hydrogen and oxygen produces water and electricity and as such provides a clean alternative to fossil fuels.