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Fernández, Y., Arenillas, A. and Menéndez, J.A., 2011. Microwave heating applied to pyrolysis. Advances in Induction and Microwave Heating of Mineral and Organic Material. Ed. Collegium. Viena. Austria. ISBN 978-953-307-522-8. pp. 723-752. Chapter in a book.

Fernández, Y. and Menéndez, J.A., 2011. Influence of the feed characteristics on the microwave-assisted pyrolysis used to produce syngas from biomass wastes. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 91, 316-322.

Fernández, Y., Arenillas, A., Bermúdez and J.M., Menéndez, J.A., 2010. Comparative study of conventional and microwave-assisted pyrolysis, steam and dry reforming of glycerol for syngas production, using a carbonaceous catalyst. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 88, 155-159.

Menéndez, J.A., Arenillas, A., Fidalgo, B., Fernández, Y., Zubizarreta, L., Calvo, E.G. and Bermúdez, J.M., 2010. Microwave heating processes involving carbon materials. Fuel Processing Technology, 91, 1-8.

Fernández, Y., Arenillas, A., Díez, M.A., Pis, J.J. and Menéndez, J.A., 2009. Pyrolysis of glycerol over activated carbons for syngas production. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 84, 145-150.

Fidalgo, B., Fernández, Y., Domínguez, A., Pis, J.J. and Menéndez, J.A., 2008. Microwave-assisted pyrolysis of CH4/N2 mixtures over activated carbon. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 82, 158-162.

Fernández, Y., Fidalgo, B., Domínguez, A., Pis, J.J. and Menéndez, J.A., 2008. Obtención de gas de síntesis por tratamiento térmico en microondas de biomasa y biogás. Afinidad, 534, 103-109.

Domínguez, A., Fernández, Y., Fidalgo, B., Pis, J.J. and Menéndez, J.A., 2008. Bio-syngas production with low concentrations of CO2 and CH4 from microwave-induced pyrolysis of wet and dried sewage sludge. Chemosphere, 70, 397-403.

Domínguez, A., Fidalgo, B., Fernández, Y., Pis, J.J. and Menéndez, J.A., 2007. Microwave-assisted catalytic decomposition of methane over activated carbon for CO2-free hydrogen production. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 32, 4792-4799.

Domínguez, A., Fernández, Y., Fidalgo, B., Pis, J.J. and Menéndez, J.A., 2007. Biogas to syngas by microwave-assisted dry reforming in the presence of char. Energy & Fuels, 21, 2066-2071.

Domínguez, A., Menéndez, J.A., Fernández, Y., Pis, J.J., Valente Nabais, J.M., Carrott, P.J.M. and Ribeiro Carrott, M.M.L., 2007. Conventional and microwave induced pyrolysis of coffee hulls for the production of a hydrogen rich fuel gas. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 79, 128-135.

Menéndez, J.A., Domínguez, A., Fernández, Y., Pis, J.J., 2007. Evidence of self- gasification during the microwave-induced pyrolysis of coffee hulls. Energy & Fuels, 21, 373-378.

Domínguez, A., Menéndez, J.A., Pis, J.J., Fernández, Y. and Fidalgo, B. Procedimiento de producción de gas de síntesis, dispositivo para su ejecución y sus aplicaciones (Procedure for synthesis gas production, device and applications) Spanish Patent no: 2007/01512; Date: 01/06/07.