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Centre for Innovation in Carbon Capture and Storage

An interdisciplinary, innovative, and international leading centre for research at the interface between science and engineering.

Bio-energy

A Sanna (2014), Second generation bio-fuels from thermo-chemical processing of sustainable biomasses in Europe, BioEnergy Research, 7,1, 36-47.

 

L Xiao, A Sanna, JM Andresen (2014), Influence of red mud impregnation on the pyrolysis of oil palm biomass-EFB, Fuel, 119C, 259-265.

 

A Sanna, KU Ogbuneke, JM Andrésen (2012), Upgrading bio-oils obtained from bio-ethanol and bio-diesel production residues into high quality bio-crudes using vis-breaking, Green Chemistry, 14, 2294-2304 (DOI: 10.1039/C2GC35345H).

 

A Sanna, JM Andrésen (2012), Bio-oil deoxygenation by catalytic pyrolysis: novel catalysts for the production of bio-fuels and bio-chemicals, ChemSusChem, 5, 10, 1944-1956 (DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201200245).

 

A Sanna, S Li, R Linforth, KA Smart , JM Andrésen (2011), Bio-oil and bio-char from low temperature pyrolysis of spent grains using activated alumina, Bioresource Technology, 102, 22, 10695-10703.

S Li, A Sanna,JM Andrésen (2011),Influence of temperature on pyrolysis of recycled organic matter of municipal solid waste using an activated olivine fluidized bed, Fuel Processing Technology, 92, 9, 1776-1782.

 

TP Vispute, H Zhang, A Sanna, R Xiao and GW Huber (2010), Renewable Chemical Commodity Feedstocks from Integrated Catalytic Processing of Pyrolysis Oils, Science, 330, 6008, 1222-1227.

 

A Sanna, KU Ogbuneke, JM Andrésen (2009), Bio-coke from upgrading of pyrolysis bio-oil for co-firing. Fuel 88, 2340–2347.

 

A. Sanna, J. Andresen (2014), Algal Biomass cracking for biorefinery, Volume 2, Algal Biorefineries, Rakesh Bajpai, Ales Prokop and Mark Zappi, Editors, Springer, (in preparation).