UKCCSRC Programme Conference, Edinburgh – 4-5 September 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended our Autumn Programme Conference on 4th and 5th September 2019 at the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation.
Below is the agenda for the conference. Presentations (where we have permission to share) and posters are available below.
You can also see all blog posts related to this event here.
Wednesday, 4 September 2019

11:30 – 12:15Registration and lunch
12:15 – 12:30Welcome and Introduction
Stuart Haszeldine, Deputy Director Storage
12:30 – 12:45Updates from UKRI and BEIS
Brian Allison, Assistant Head CCUS R&D, Innovation and International Engagement, BEIS
Lizzy Bent, Energy Programme Portfolio Manager, EPSRC
12.45 – 14.30UKCCSRC Core Research Projects #1
Paul Fennell, Deputy Director Capture, Imperial College London
Camille Petit, Imperial College London
Hao Liu, University of Nottingham
Ben Anthony, Cranfield University
Mohamed Pourkashanian, University of Sheffield
Mathieu Lucquiaud, University of Edinburgh
Robert Milton, University of Sheffield
14:30 – 15:00Break
15:00 – 16:00ACT Projects
Brian Allison, BEIS
Maxine Akhurst, ALIGN, British Geological Survey
Nixon Sunny, ELEGANCY, Imperial College London
Alan James, Acorn, Pale Blue Dot
16:00 – 17.45UKCCSRC Core Research Projects #2
David Reiner, Deputy Director Systems and Policy, University of Cambridge
Mai Bui, Imperial College London
Clair Gough, University of Manchester
Vassilis Charitopoulos, University of Cambridge/University College London
18:00 – 19:00Poster session and networking reception.
19:00 – 21:00Networking buffet

Thursday, 5 September 2019

8.45 – 9:00Arrivals
9:00 – 9:15Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Introduction
Bruce Adderley, Interim Challenge Director, Transforming Foundation Industries, UKRI
9:15 – 11:00UKCCSRC Core Research Projects #3                                                                          
Stuart Haszeldine, Deputy Director Storage, University of Edinburgh
Jerome Neufeld, University of Cambridge
Sam Krevor, Imperial College London
John Williams, British Geological Survey
11:00 – 11:30Break
11:30 – 12:00UKCCSRC Flexible Funded Projects
Vincenzo Spallina, University of Manchester
Stuart Gilfillan, University of Edinburgh
Cheng-Gong Sun, University of Nottingham
Richard Porter, University College London
12:00 – 12:45Panel Session – Getting Rapid Impacts for MI Research Topics
Jon Gibbins, Director UKCCSRC
Brian Allison, BEIS
Jeremy Carey, 42 Technology
Tony Espie, BP International
Mona Mølnvik, SINTEF Energy Research
David Reiner, University of Cambridge
12:45 – 13:00Closing Remarks
Jeremy Carey, Chair of UKCCSRC Board, 42 Technology
13:00 – 14:00Lunch and departures

Conference Posters

UKCCSRC Core Research Posters

David Danaci, Imperial College London WP A1: Material Development
Hao Liu, University of Nottingham WP A2: Pilot Testing: WP A2a. NU
Karen Finney, University of Sheffield WP AC1: BECCS
Mohamed Pourkashanian, University of Sheffield WP AC2: Advanced cycles
Stuart Scott, University of Cambridge WP AC3: Detailed Models
Mathieu Lucquiaud, University of Edinburgh WP AC4: Integration Options for Low Carbon Hydrogen and Power Synergies
Solomon Brown, University of Sheffield WP AC5: Reduced Order Models
Gareth Williams, British Geological Survey WP B2: Seismic velocity heterogeneity in a CO2 layer at Sleipner
Gareth Williams, British Geological Survey WP B2: Chimneys and channels at the Sleipner CO2 storage site
Clair Gough, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research WP C1: Social license to operate
UKCCSRC Flexible Funded Projects Posters
Vincenzo Spallina, University of Manchester CLYCHING: CLean hYdrogen and CHemicals production via chemical loopING
Cheng-Gong Sun, University of Nottingham Scalable step-change carbon materials achieving high CO2 adsorption capacity and selectivity at practical flue gas temperatures for potential breakthrough cost reductions
Karen Turner Strathclyde, University The Role of CCUS in Industry Clusters in Delivering Value to the Political Economy
Haroun Mahgerefteh, University College London Optimising Methanol Production from Steel Manufacture Off-gases
Early Career Researcher Posters

ECR Poster prize winners, from left to right: Hirbod Varasteh, Staffordshire University, Ruiqi Wang, Newcastle University, Yongliang (Harry) Yan, Cranfield University 
Hirbod Varasteh, Staffordshire University Cycle Optimisation and Heat Exchanger Network (HEN)
Design in Oxy-combustion Power Cycles

Ruiqi Wang, Newcastle University CCS on iron and steel industry: mass-thermal network to reduce CO2 emissions in UK
Yongliang (Harry) Yan, Cranfield University Applying machine learning algorithms in estimating the performance of heterogeneous, multi-component materials as oxygen carrier
Karthik Arunachalam, University of Edinburgh, Methane and Carbon Dioxide Sorption in Shales Using Ideal Adsorbed Solution Theory
Patrick Brandl, Imperial College London The limits of solvent based CO2 capture
Christopher de Leeuwe, Newcastle University Overcoming chemical equilibrium limitations – a case study in hydrogen production
Ayub Golmakani, Cranfield University Biogas upgrading by cyclic adsorption units with newly developed polymeric adsorbents
Louise Hamdy, Swansea University Solid Polyamines for CO2 Capture
James Hendry, Newcastle University Process intensification of carbon capture: study of CO2 capture using counter and co current flow configurations in a R.P.B.
Fereshteh Hojatisaeidi, London South Bank University Effect of loading Ni on carbon dioxide adsorption behaviour of porous boron nitride
Ariane D. Kamkeng, University of Sheffield Direct CO2 and H2O co-electrolysis from flue gas streams: A modelling approach
Non-ECR Posters
Peter Brownsort, Scottish Carbon Capture & Storage UKCCSRC Data and Information Archive

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