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Colin Snape is from the University of Nottingham and is a member of the Centre's Coordination Group and is also the Research Area Champion for Pre and Post-Combustion Capture.

Colin is an internationally recognised expert in fuel science and technology, winning the Henry H. Storch Award in 2006 from the American Chemical Society for lifelong achievement and having over 280 peer-reviewed publications and over 40 graduating PhD students.  He currently directs the current EngD Centre in Efficient Fossil Energy Technologies and the new Industrial Doctorate Centre in CCS and Cleaner Fossil Energy, both led by Nottingham.   His current research programme encompasses novel adsorbents for CO2 capture, oxyfuel combustion and long-standing interests in coal and biomass conversion.  He has led a number of EPSRC and EU projects on solid adsorbents for CO2 capture and he has recently been appointed as a Special Professor in the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

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Training Co-ordinator
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Coordination Group member, Research Area Champion, Academic member