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PIG Alumni

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  Dr Eddie McCarthy
PhD Student

Graduated 2007
The production of polymer nanocomposites using intensified modules
EPSRC CASE [Protensive]

Supervisors:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
  Dr Ryan McGlen
PhD Student

Graduated 2007
Advanced Thermal Management Techniques for High Power Electronic Devices
EPSRC CASE [Thermacore]

Supervisors:
Dr Jon Lee
  Dr Claire McLeod
PhD Student

Graduated 2008
Heterogeneous Catalysts for Biodiesel Production

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Dr Youssef Jammoal
PhD Student

Graduated 2009
Rotating Pack Bed Solvent Extraction

Supervisors:
Dr Jon Lee
  Dr Mohammed Ellob
PhD Student

Graduated 2009
Catalytic Plate Reactors for Ethylene Production

Supervisors:
Dr Jon Lee
  Dr Graham Lewis
PhD Student
Heat Transfer on Spinning Disc Reactors

Supervisors:
Dr Jon Lee
  Dr Dussadee Rattanaphra
Visiting PhD Student
(Returned to Thailand 2009)
High Temperature Solid Acid Catalysts for Biodiesel Production

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Dr Chris Dobie
PhD Student
Surfactant-free Emulsion Polymerisation

Supervisors:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
  Dr Yilong Ren
Research Associate
Project:
Adaptive Processing of Natural Feedstocks
EPSRC

Working With:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Dr Rabitah Zakaria
PhD Student

Graduated 2010
Reactive Extraction of Biodiesel
Malaysian Government

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Jon Lee
  Dr Craig Cartwright
PhD Student

Graduated 2010
Increasing the Oxygen Mass Transfer in Bioprocess Systems
EPSRC

Supervisors:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
Dr Jarka Glassey
  Dr Claudia Trger
PhD Student

Graduated 2011
Oscillatory Flow Bioreactors
EU

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Jarka Glassey
  Jose Renato de Oliveira Lima
Visitor
Project:
Heterogeneous Catalysis

Working With:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Anh Phan
  Dr Marija Vicevic
Visitor
Project:
Spinning Disc Reactors

Working With:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
  Dr Din Wan Yussof
PhD Student

Graduated 2012
Novel Heterogeneous Catalysts for Biodiesel Production
Malaysian Government

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Dr Salah Al-Hengari
PhD Student
Mixing Characteristics in a Spinning Disc Reactor
Petroleum Research Centre, Tripoli, Libya

Supervisors:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
Prof Ian Metcalfe
  Dr Vindhya Salwatura
Research Associate (2012)
Project:
Design of a novel biosensor for organic matter detection in wastewater

Working With:
Dr Sharon Valesquez-Orta
  Dr Elizabeth Eterigho
PhD Student

Graduated 2012
Thermocatalytic Cracking of Natural Feedstocks in Microchannel
PTDF, Nigeria

Supervisors:
Dr Jon Lee
  Dr Foarizul Kazim
PhD Student

Graduated 2012
Project:
Intensification of Jatropha Biodiesel Production
Malaysian Government

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Jon Lee
  Dr Eyitayo Afolabi
PhD Student

Graduated 2012
CFD Simulation of Hydrocyclones for use in Oil Wells
PTDF, Nigeria

Supervisors:
Dr Jon Lee
Dr Tham
  Joel Lim
Visiting Student
Project:
Microbial Fuel Cell Biosensors

Supervisors:
Dr Sharon Valesquez-Orta
  Sebastien Koch
Visiting Student
Project:
Potential of biofuel production from mixed microalgae cultures

Supervisors:
Dr Sharon Valesquez-Orta
  Dr Tiri Handayani

Graduated 2012
Project:
Use of Organic Rankine Cycles in Waste Heat Usage
EPSRC

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Prof David Reay
  Dr Diena Ghiasy
PhD Student

Graduated 2012
Modelling and Control of a Rotating Disk Contactor
EPSRC

Supervisors:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
Dr Tham
  Dr Joseph Ikwebe
PhD Student

Graduated 2012
Intensification of Bioethanol Production
PTDF, Nigeria

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Jarka Glassey
  Dr Hilary Redden
PhD Student

Graduated 2013
Assessment of Macro Algae as a Source of Bioenergy
EPSRC

Supervisors:
Dr Jon Lee
Dr Caldwell (Marine)
  Dr Nasratun Masngut
PhD Student

Graduated 2013
Intensification of Biobutanol Production
Malaysian Government

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Anh Phan
  Dr MookTzeng Lim
Research Associate (2014)
Supergen
EPSRC

Working With:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Dr Fatimah Mohd Rasdi
PhD Student

Graduated 2014
Dynamic screening using mesoscale oscillatory baffled reactor
Malaysian Rubber Board

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Anh Phan
  Lorenzo Turetta
Visiting MSc Student (2014-2015)
Project:
Spinning disc reactor micromixing

Supervisors:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
  Dr Pier-Paolo Greco
Research Associate (2014-2015)
Sustainable Polymerisation
EPSRC

Working With:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Dr Somaieh Mohammadi
PhD Student: 2010-2014
Research Associate: 2014-2015
PhD/RA Project:
A study of TiO2 and Adipic acid Crystallization on Spinning Disc Reactors

Supervisors/Working With:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
  Dr Jeet Varia
Research Associate
Project:

IN-GROUND: Inexpensive monitoring of Groundwater pollution in Urban African Districts


Working With:
Dr Sharon Valesquez-Orta
  Dr Kejun Wu
Research Associate (2015-2016)
Project:
Rotating Packed Bed

Working With:
Dr Jon Lee
Dr Kejun Wu
  Dr Kamoru Salam
PhD Student

Graduated 2015
Water-tolerant Extraction of Algal Biofuels
PTDF, Nigeria

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Dr Matthew Abbot
EngD Student

Graduated 2015
Bioprocesses in Oscillatory Baffled Reactors

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
  Richard Abernethy
Student (2012-2016)
Project:
Crystallisation using mesoscale oscillatory baffled reactors
EPSRC

Supervisors:
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Anh Phan
  Dr Abdullah Al-Abduly
PhD Student

Graduated 2016
Ozone application in chemical processing using OBR

Supervisors:
Prof Paul Christensen
Prof Adam Harvey
Dr Kui Zhang
  Dr Antony Prince
PhD Student

Graduated 2016
Design and development anti-fouling membranes with nano-structured materials and its application in water filtration technology

Supervisors:
Dr Kamelia Boodhoo
  Dr Nasir Al-Lagtah
Lecturer (Singapore Campus)
Research Areas:
Further Utilisation of Lignin
Biodiesel Production
Removal of Heavy-Metals and Dyes from Wastewater via Adsoprtion
 
  Dr Takafumi Horie
Visiting Researcher (2016)
Project:
Intensification of Membranes

Working With: Prof Harvey
  Dr Xenia Christodoulou
PhD Student

Graduated 2017
Bioelectrical systems to produce energy and chemicals
EPSRC

Supervisors:
Dr Valesquez-Orta
Prof Head (CEGS)
  Dr Haoyu Wang
Research Associate
Project: Intensified by Design (IbD)
Funding: Horizon 2020

Working With: Dr Boodhoo
 
  Dr Ana Lopez
Research Associate
Project: Sustainable Polymers
Funding: EPSRC

Working With: Prof Harvey
  Dr Victoria Outram
EngD Student
In Situ Solvent Recovery
EPSRC/Green Biologics Ltd

Supervisors:
Prof Harvey
Dr Lee
  Dr Ruili Feng
PhD Student
Evaluation of Process Intensification in Early Development or Retrofitting Existing Processes for Green and Sustainability Benefits
Economic Development Board (Singapore) & GSK

Supervisors:
Dr Boodhoo
  Dr Akeem Babatunde
PhD Student

Email: a.a.babatunde@ncl.ac.uk
Reactive Extraction for Biodiesel Production
PTDF, Nigeria

Supervisors:
Prof Harvey
Dr Lee
  Dr Thea Ekins-Coward
Research Associate

Email: thea.ekins-coward@ncl.ac.uk
Project: Scalable engineering approaches for exploiting a novel biocomposite material applied to light-driven CO2 absorption and utilization
BBSRC NIBB C1Net

Working With: Dr Boodhoo and Dr Velasquez-Orta
  Dr Victor Grisales Diaz
Research Associate

Email: victor.grisales-diaz@ncl.ac.uk
Project: A Practical Modelling Approach for Prediction of Potential Fouling in Ultrafiltration Membrane Treatment Plant
Funding: Newton Fund

Working With: Dr Willis
  Dr Ahmad Mustaffar
Research Associate

Email: ahmad.mustaffar@ncl.ac.uk
Project: Intensified by Design (IbD)
Funding: Horizon 2020

Working With: Dr Boodhoo

 

 

 

 

 Last modified: 15-Oct-2018