FERF Annual Meeting & The FERF’s Inaugural Environment Interest Group Seminar, Sheffield, 11/04/2018

THE FUEL AND ENERGY RESEARCH FORUM 2nd ANNUAL MEETING
AND INAUGURAL ENVIRONMENT INTEREST GROUP SEMINAR.

WEDNESDAY 11th APRIL 2018.

THE UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD. Lecture Theatre LT 2, The Diamond, 32, Leavygreave Rd, Sheffield, S3 7RD

PROGRAMME

09.30 – 10.00 ARRIVAL – COFFEE

10.00 – 10.10 Welcome to the University of Sheffield and Opening Remarks, Dr. Bill Nimmo, University of Sheffield.

10.10 – 12.15 SESSION 1 : INAUGURAL SEMINAR OF THE FERF’s ENVIRONMENT INTEREST GROUP, “MATERIALS FOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES”.
Chaired by Dr. Bill Nimmo, University of Sheffield, Co-ordinator of the Environment Interest Group.

10.10 – 10.35 “Understanding the In-Service Behaviour of Materials : Why it is Important”.
Mr. Andy Morris, EDF Energy.

10.35 – 11.00 “Boiler Tube Life Management and Corrosion Studies”, Dr. David Marks, Uniper Technologies Ltd.

11.00 – 11.25 “Development of New Materials for AUSC Power Plants”Mr. Bartosz Polomlski, GE Power.

11.25 – 11.50 “High Temperature Materials Considerations for Biomass Firing” Dr. David Fitzgerald, Doosan Power Systems.

11.50 – 12.15 “Biomass Boiler Coatings : Technologies, Choices and Experience” Dr. Stephen Chilton, SempCorp.

12.15 – 13.00  SESSION 2A : THE FERF ANNUAL MEETING Chairman : Dr Will Quick.

AGENDA

  1. i)  Report of Year 2017 Annual Meeting
  2. ii)  Review of Actions
  3. iii)  Report by Chairman/Secretary
  4. iv)  Report by Treasurer
  5. v)  Election for Vacancies on Executive Committee

vii) Any Other Business

SESSION 2B : REPORTS FROM INTEREST GROUP CO-ORDINATORS.

To include progress in their Interest Groups during the year 2017 :-

Combustion Dr. Gerry Riley.

Environment  Dr. Bill Nimmo.

Biomass and Waste Dr. Katie Chong, (apologies).

Advanced Power Generation and Gasification Dr. Robin Irons.

Carbon Capture and Storage Prof. Jon Gibbins.

Fuel Characterisation and Carbonisation  Prof. Ed Lester.

Fuel and Minerals Engineering Mr. Andrew Howells.

13.00 – 14.00 LUNCH

14.00 – 16.00 SESSION 1, (continued) : INAUGURAL SEMINAR OF THE FERF’s ENVIRONMENT INTEREST GROUP, “MATERIALS FOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES” Chaired by Dr. Bill Nimmo, Co-ordinator of the Environment Interest Group University of Sheffield.

14.00 – 14.20 “Assessment of Materials Performance Data for Advanced Combustion Plants” Dr. Stefano Mori, Cranfield University.

14.20 – 14.40 “Fe-SNCR hybrid Technology for Reducing Corrosion and NOx Emissions” Dr. Sherez Daood, University of Sheffield.

14.40 – 15.00 “Mixed Ionic-Electronic Conductors for their Application in Oxygen Transport Membranes” Dr. Jose Bermudez-Menendez, Imperial College London.

15.00 – 15.20 “Industrial Scale Synthesis of Solid Sorbents for Carbon Capture” Prof. Ed Lester, University of Nottingham.

15.20 – 15.40 “Development and Testing of Sorbents for High Temperature Solid- Looping CO2 Capture” Dr. Matthew, Boot-Handford, Imperial College London.

15.40 – 16.00 “Novel Materials for Enhanced and Economical Carbon Capture”, Prof. Peter Styring, University of Sheffield.

16.00 – 16.10 SESSION 3 : CONCLUDING REMARKS, Dr. Will Quick, Uniper Technologies Ltd. Chairman, (Industry), of the Fuel and Energy Research Forum.

Tea will be served between 16.00 and 16.30 hrs. The event organisers will be Dr. Bill Nimmo and Dr. David J.A.McCaffrey.

To register to attend, please email Lisa Flaherty L.Flaherty@sheffield.ac.uk 
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