Pyro2014 Conference

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The network members Franco Berruti and Ondrej Masek participated and presented papers at the Pyrolysis 2014 Conference which has been recently held in Birmingham, UK.

Franco presented a paper entitled “Application of the Jiggled Bed Micro-Reactor (JBR) to the Simulation of Larger Scale Reactors for the Production of Activated Char from Biomass”.  Ondrej presented a paper entitled “Effect of Feedstock and Pyrolysis Conditions on Conversion of Pyrolysis Liquids in an AD plant”. In addition, Ondrej’s Phd student Wolfram Buss won 1st prize for his poster “Mobile organic compounds in biochar – a potential source of contamination”.