Papers in Conference Proceedings

Selected papers from SUWIC published in conference proceedings

Innovative three stage tar cracking gasifier, P Weston,, J Swithenbank, V Sharifi, International IChemE Conference: New Horizons in Gasification, March 2014, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 2014

Future Energy Challenges, J Switenbank, V Sharifi, Energy Seminar , Academy of Finland, Finland, November 2013

Development of a novel feeding system for pressurised biomass gasification, J Craven, J Swithenbank, V Sharifi, International Bioenergy Conference, Jyvaskyla, Finland, September 2013

Novel Feed System for high pressure processes, J Craven, J Swithenbank, V Sharifi, 21st European Biomass Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2013

Advanced Thermal Technology Maximizes Energy from Waste/Biomass, J Swithenbank, James Craven, Peter Weston, V Sharifi, Energy from Waste Conference, London, February 2013

Waste Heat Recovery, J Swithenbank, K Finney, V Sharifi, Nextgen Conference, Stoneleigh, UK, October 2012

Particle Characterisation in Chemical Looping Combustion, CY Sim, V Sharifi, J Swithenbank, 5th International Freiberg Conference on IGCC and XtL Technologies, Leipzig, Germany, 2012

Characterisation of solid recovered fuel (SRF) following torrefaction or pyrolysis, J Swithenbank, N Russell, C Chan, V Sharifi, Torrefaction Workshop, Leeds University, March 2012

Micropollutants from Cradle to Grave, J Swithenbank, W Chung, Q Chen, V Sharifi, Institute of Physics Combustion (IOP) workshop Event, London, 2012

Sustainable heating for cities, K Finney, J Zhou, Q Chen, X Zhang, C Chan, V Sharifi, J Swithenbank, A Nolan, S White and R Bradford, SusTEM International Conference: Sustainable Thermal Energy Management, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 2011

Reivew of indoor air pollution associated with energy use in residential buildings, K Finney, V Sharifi and J Swithenbank, Annual UK Review Meeting on Outdoor and Indoor Pollution Research, Cranfield University, 2011

Sheffield district heating: identification of potential network expansions using GIS heat mapping, K Finney, V Sharifi and J Swithenbank, SUPERGEN Bioenergy II Conference, Solihull, 2011

Novel High Pressure Oxy-Fuel Power Generation with Carbon Capture and Sequestration using Biomass or other Fuels, J Swithenbank, Q Chen, V Sharifi, 9th European Conference on Industrial Furnaces and Boilers (INFUB), Portugal, 2011

Condensing boiler applications in the process industry, Q Chen, J Swithenbank, H Li, J Zhou, K Finney and V Sharifi, SusTEM2010: EPSRC Sustainable Thermal Energy Management Conference, PRO-TEM Network, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 2010

Waste to Energy : Recent Research Innovations, J Swithenbank, V Sharifi, World City Summit, Singapore, 2010

Experimental Investigations into indoor air pollutants, C Tan, Q Chen, V Sharifi, J Swithenbank, 2010 Annual UK Conference on outdoor and indoor air pollution Research, Cranfield University, UK, April 2010

From incineration to advanced fluid bed gasification of waste, Yassin L., Letteri P., Ryu C., Swithenbank J, Sharifi V, Proceedings of Institute of Civil Engineeing, Waste and Resource Management, 162 (3), pp 169-177, 2009

Thermal Technology scales in future waste management strategies, Castillo A., Leach M., Yassin L., Letteri P., Ryu C, Swithenbank J, Sharifi V,  , Proceedings of Institute of Civil Engineeing, Waste and Resource Management, 162 (3), pp  151 – 168, 2009

Counter current Preheated air and steam gasification of wood char, Khor A, Ryu C, Swithenbank J, Sharifi V, AIChem E Annual Conference, 2009

Thermal Waste Treatment for Sustainable Energy Ryu C, Swithenbank J, Sharifi V, Proceedings of Institute Civil Engineering: Engineering Sustainability, 160 (3), pp 133-140, 2008

“Wood would burn, J Swithenbank, Q Chen and V Sharifi, Joint British Flame & IFRF international Conference, France February 2009

Waste Segregation Presents Thermal Treatment Opportunities J. Swithenbank, C. Ryu, Y. Yang, V. Sharifi, Twenty-sixth Annual International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, , Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A,  May 14-18, 2008

 Novel Biomass Thermal Treatment Technologies, P Gilbert, C Ryu, V Sharifi, J Swithenbank,  4th International Biomass Conference, Venice, Italy, October 2008

Cleall P Jones M, Thomas HR, Sharifi V, Swithenbank J, et al, Development of a software based Decision Support Platform for Assessing the Impacts of Urban Pollutants, 21st Annual Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, Volume 20, Issue 6, pp S230-S231, 2010

Buekens. A, Swithenbank J, CFD modelling of industrial plant from a view point of dioxin formation , International conference on power engineering (ICOPE-2007), Source: Challenges of power engineering and environment, Vols 1 & 2, pages 827-836, 2007

C Ryu, A Khor, P Gilbert, V Sharifi, J Swithenbank, Energy from Biomass, 5th International Symposium on Waste, London, UK, 2006

J swithenbank V Sharifi, YB Yang, C Ryu, SUWIC's Innovations in thermal waste to energy technologies, NAWTECH12 International Conference, Savanah, USA, 2006

C Ryu, YB Yang, V Sharifi, J Swithenbank, From Biomass to synthetic gas via pyrolysis and ultra superheated steam gasification, Climate Change Solution Conference, NEC Birmingham, UK, 2005

C ryu, J swithenbank, V Sharifi, Production and gasification of storable char from biomass, International Conference on Thermo-Chemical Biomass Conversion Series, Victoria, Canada, 2005

YB Y ang, J Swithenbank, V Sharifi, Mathematical modelling of waste to energy plants, 9th International Congress on Combustion of By-Products, Tuscan, Arizona, USA, 2005

YB Yang, J Swithenbank, V Sharifi, Development and applications of FLIC (Fluid Dynamics of Incinerator Code), 4th International Symposium on Waste Treatment Technologies, UK, 2004

YB Yang, C Ryu, J Swithenbank, V Sharifi, Moisture effect on the burning characteristics of simulated MSW on a packed bed, 4th International Symposium on Waste Treatment Technologies, UK , 2004

Swithenbank, J. White paper amended, Process Engineering (London), v 82, n 12, December 2003

High temperature, steam-only gasification and steam reforming with ultra-superheated steam, F.M.Lewis, J.Swithenbank, D.A.Hoecke, N.V.Russell and S.V.Shabangu, Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on High Temperature Air Combustion and Gasification, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 28-31 October 2003.

Biomass/Coal gasification for efficient embedded power generation, J.Swithenbank, S.Shabangu, B.F.Chang, A.Johari, N.V.Russell, V.N.Sharifi, N.Warner and F.M.Lewis, Pyrolysis and Gasification of Biomass and Waste, Strasbourg, France, September 30 2003.

An innovative gasifier utilising steam raised to ultra-high temperatures, S.V.Shabangu, N.V.Russell and J.Swithenbank, 4th UK Meeting on Coal Research and its Applications, 16-18 September, London, 2003.

Fuel-assisted gasification and steam reforming with an ultra-superheated steam flame, F.M.Lewis, J.Swithenbank, D.A.Hoecke, N.V.Russell and S.V.Shabangu, i-CIPEC September 5-7, Cheju, Korea, 2002.

Gasification and steam reforming of coal, biomass, and polymeric materials with an ultra-superheated steam flame, F.M.Lewis, J.Swithenbank, D.A.Hoecke, N.V.Russell and S.V.Shabangu, Proceedings of the 3rd Incineration Technology Conference, New Orleans, May 2002.

Thermal Solid waste Utilisation in Regular and Industrial Facilities, Chapter on Waste Management, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, ISBN 0-306-4644, 2002, Elsevier Science - Refereed Conference Proceedings, 2002

Engineering Applications of CFD. International conference on Modern Advances in Combustion (ISABE), Madras India, Y B Yang, C Ryu, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, 2002

Gasification of Biomass/wastes, International Symposium on pyrolysis and gaification of biomass, Strasbourg, France, S Habangu , V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, 2002

Development of a Novel Liquid Metal based fuel gas scrubbing system, 5th International symposium on Gas Cleaning at high temperature, BF Chang, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, USA, 2002

Coal research: from the power station to a sustainable future, N.V.Russell, The Institute of Energy, Yorkshire Branch, 13th February 2002, The University of Leeds.

Mineral related problems in pf combustion, N.V.Russell, Coal Research Forum Joint Meeting of the Environment and Characterisation Divisions, Characterisation of coals to predict the environmental impact of combustion processes, 27th June 2001, Drakelow Power Station.

Coal research: from the power station to a sustainable future, N.V.Russell, Incineration 2001, Hotel Le Plaza, Brussels, July 2001.

The role of Ca-based additions in reducing precipitator fly ash load, N.V.Russell, A.R.Cleave, F.Wigley and J.Williamson, Incineration 2001, Hotel Le Plaza, Brussels, July 2001.

Behaviour of calcium and iron in the consolidation of boiler deposits, J. Williamson, F. Wigley and N.V. Russell, In Proceedings of United Engineering Foundation Conference on Power Production in the 21st Century: Impact of fuel quality and operations, Utah, USA.2001

The role of Ca-based additions in reducing precipitator fly ash load, N.V.Russell, A.R.Cleave, F.Wigley and J.Williamson, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Coal Science, San Francisco CA, October 2001.

Developments in incinerator bed modelling, J.Swithenbank, V.Nassezadeh, Y.R.Goh, Y.B.Yang, J.Goodfellow, D.Ward, S.Gan, G.Reynolds, B.F.Chang, N.V.Russell and F.M.Lewis, Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Incineration and Flue Gas Treatment Technologies, Institution of Chemical Engineers, July 2001.

Fundamental aspects of incineration technology, J.Swithenbank, V.Nasserzadeh, Y.R.Goh, Y.B.Yang, J.Goodfellow, G.Reynolds, S.Gan, B.F.Chang, N.V.Russell and F.M.Lewis, Proceedings of the 2nd Incineration Technology Conference, Philadelphia, May 2001.

Predictions of boiler slagging with indigenous and world-traded coals at UK and Spanish power stations, N.V.Russell, F.Wigley, J.Williamson, A.G.Borrego and R.Men dez, in: "Effects of coal quality on power plant performance: ash problems, management and solutions A.K.Mehta and S.A.Benson (editors), EPRI, United Engineering Foundation, New York, pp.5107-5121, 2001.

Mathematical modelling of waste incinerator plants, 3rd international symposium on waste incineration and flue gas treatment technologies, Y B Yang, R Zakaria, J Goodfellow, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Brussells, Belgium 2001

Tree bark as a passive sampler for polychlorinated p-dioxins and furans, 21st international symposium on halogenated environmental organic pollutants and POPs, P Clarkson, C McLeod, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Poland, 2001

Formation and Elimination of dioxins/furans from MSW incinerators, 6th European conference on industrial furnaces and boilers, S Gan, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Portugal, 2002

Fundamental aspects of incineration technology, Y B Yang, , V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, IT3 conference, USA, 2001

An Overview- Current Research activities at SUWIC, 19th International Conference on incineration and thermal treatment technologies, USA, Y B Yang, YR Goh, CN Lim, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, 2000

Transport and combustion of gas-solid mixtures at high temperatures, Euro Conference ProEnMach, 20th International conference, Y B Yang, YR Goh, J Goodfellow, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Germany 2000

Research achievements at SUWIC, International Conference on combustion, incineration/pyrolysis and emission control (ICIPEC) Y B Yang, YR Goh, PJ Clarkson, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Belgium, 2000

Fundamental aspects of emissions from the burning bed in waste incinerators, 5th European conference on industrial furnaces and boilers, YR Goh, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Portugal, April 2000

Mathematical Modelling of the Burning Solid Bed in a MSW Incinerator, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, YR Goh, YB Yang, CN Lim, G Reynolds, To be presented at The 2000 International Conference on Incineration & Thermal Treatment Technologies, Portland, Oregon, USA, May 8 - 12, 2000

Gasification of Coal in A Novel Vertical Axis Rotating Fluidised Bed (RFB) Using Steam and Air, WY Wong, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Research 2000: Stretching The Boundaries of Chemical Engineering Conference, 6 - 7 January 2000, University of Bath, Organised by Institute of Chemical Engineering

Measurement of Dioxins in Waste Incinerator Fly Ash Residues and Their Destruction by Sintering DB Ward, PH Lee, V Nasserzadeh , J Swithenbank, Research Event 2000: Stretching The Boundaries of Chemical Engineering Conference, 6 - 7 January 2000, University of Bath, Organised by Institute of Chemical Engineering

A Novel Measuring Instrument for Pyro-Processes KH Chan, J Goodfellow, YR Goh, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Paper presented at the Research Event 2000: Stretching The Boundaries of Chemical Engineering Conference, 6 - 7 January 2000, University of Bath, Organised by Institute of Chemical Engineering

Characterisation of Solid Mixing on Moving Grates in MSW Incinerators, CN Lim, YR Goh, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Fluid Mixing (VI) Conference, Organised by IChemEng, July 1999, Bradford University

Energy from Waste: Current Research and Development in Municipal Waste Incineration at Sheffield University Waste Incineration Centre (SUWIC), YR Goh, YB Yang, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Energy from Waste Symposium organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry, 17 November 1999,

Implications of the Draft Commission Proposal for a Directive on the Incineration of Waste for the UK, U Schmidt, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Paper presented at the 2nd International Symposium on Incineration & Flue Gas Treatment Technology, Sheffield University, UK, 4-6 July 1999,

UNESCO Encyclopaedia of Life Support Systems, Theme 4.13: Waste Management & Minimisation, Section 4.13.4.2. Solid Wastes for Power Generation, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, YR Goh, 1999, Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd

Modelling of Incinerator Bed Combustion, Y B Yang, G Reynolds, YR Goh, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, 2nd International Symposium on Incineration & Flue Gas Treatment Technology, Sheffield University, UK, 4-6 July 1999

Future Integrated Waste, Energy and Pollution Management (WEP) Systems Exploit Pyrotechnology, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, YR Goh, YB Yang, (Keynote paper), 2nd International Symposium on Incineration & Flue Gas Treatment Technology, Sheffield University, UK, 4-6 July 1999,

Sludge Incineration in a Spinning Fluidized Bed Incinerator, J Swithenbank, R Taib, S Basire, V Nasserzadeh, 15th International FBC Conference, Savannah, Georgia, USA, May 1999,

New developments in Spinning Fluidized Bed Incineration Technology, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, S Basire, R Taib, The TUBE Final Conference, Beijing, China, April 1999,

Mixing of Solid Waste on Incinerator Travelling Grates, C.N.Lim, Y.R.Goh, V.Nasserzadeh, J.Swithenbank and O.Riccius, ABB Corporate Research, Fluid Mixing VI, UK Conference on Mixing, Bradford University, July 1999.

Mixing of solid waste on incinerator travelling grates, Lim, C.N.; Goh, Y.R.; Nasserzadeh, V.; Swithenbank, J.; Riccius, O.: Institution of Chemical Engineers Symposium Series, n 146, 1999, p 349-360

Integrated boundary layer analysis and flux prediction for membrane distillation, A. Burgoyne, P J Foster, M M Vahdati and G H Priestman, IChemE Research Event, Paper No.162, p.83, & on CD-ROM (1998) ISBN 0 85295 400 X

Co-Gasification of Sludges and Biomass with Coal for Green Energy, J.Swithenbank, V.Nasserzadeh, Y.R.Goh & G.Reynolds, Sheffield University Waste Incineration Centre, D.Lawrence & N.Garrod, Sheffield Heat and Power Ltd., Published in the Proceeding of the 3rd. European Gasification Conference; Gasification The Gateway to a Cleaner Future, Dresden, Germany, September 1998.

Fundamental Studies and Mathematical Modelling of Municipal Waste Combustion in Travelling Grate Incinerators, Y.R.Goh, R.G.Siddall, D.Savas, C.N.Lim, R.Zakaria, K.H.Chan, V.Nasserzadeh and J.Swithenbank, Sheffield University Waste Incineration Centre, D.S.Taylor, Kingsfield Electronics Ltd., D.Lawrence & N.Garrod, Sheffield Heat and Power Ltd., G.Sykes, Sheffield MSW Incinerator Plant. Joint British French Flame Days 1998: Control of Flames and Combustion Processes, October 1998, Guernsey, Channel Islands.

Stabilisation of Heavy Metals in Incinerator Fly-Ash, PH Lee, D Ward, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, 1999 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies (IT4) , May 10 - 14, Orlando, 1999, USA,

Design, Betrieb and Management von Mullverbrennungslanlagen, U Schmidt, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, DGMK-Conference Energetic and Material Utilisation of waste and Biomass, April 20 - 22, 1998, Velen/Westf., Germany

Low Cost Incinerator Residues Detoxification Process, P H Lee, V Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Conference on Contaminated Soil (ConSoil 98), London, September 1998

The energy efficient thermal detoxification of fly-ash, PH Lee, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, International Conference on Incineration & Thermal Treatment Technologies (IT3), 11-15 May 1998, Salt Lake City, USA,

Detoxification of contaminated fly-ash from waste incinerators, PH Lee, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, IChemE Research Event, Newcastle, UK, 7-8 April 1998,

Application of a novel fluidised bed incinerator for sludge waste disposal, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, R Taib, S Basire, 16th Int. Conf. on Incineration & Thermal Treatment Technologies, California, USA, organised by the University of California, Irvine (UCI), 12-16 May 1997,

Fundamental Principles of Incineration Design, J. Swithenbank, V. Nasserzadeh, R. Goh, R. Siddal, (Keynote Paper), First International Symposium on Incineration & Flue Gas Treatment Technologies, Organised by IChem Eng, 6 - 9 July 1997, Sheffield University, Sheffield, UK

Application of a Novel Fluidised Bed Incinerator for Sludge Waste Disposal, M.R. Taib, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, M. Ward, 16th International Conference on Incineration & Thermal Treatment Technologies, May 12 - 16, 1997, California, USA, Organised by The University of California, Irvine (UCI)

Design, Operation and Management of Waste Incinerator Plants, U Schmidt, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, International Conference on Energy & Material Utilisation of Waste, Biomass and Coal - Velen III, DGMK - Coal Processing Division, Velen Germany, September 1997

Atmospheric Pollution Control, V Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Mexican Academy of Engineering International Conference, Mexico, November 1997

Co-Incineration: New Developments and Trends, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, European Commission, Workshop on the Co-Incineration of Waste, ISPRA, Italy, 1997

Economic Detoxification of Contaminated Fly ash by Energy Efficient Thermal Processing, P.H. Lee, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, International Conference on Profit from Waste, Organised by IMechEng, November 1997, London, UK

Fundamental Principle of Incineration Design, J. Swithenbank, V. Nasserzadeh, R. Goh, R. Siddal, (Keynote paper), First International Symposium on Incineration & Flue Gas Treatment Technologies, Organised by IChem Eng, 6 - 9 July 1997, Sheffield University, Sheffield, UK,

Application of a Novel Fluidised Bed Incinerator for Sludge Waste Disposal, M.R. Taib, O Schmidt, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, M. Ward, 16th International Conference on Incineration & Thermal Treatment Technologies, May 12 - 16, 1997, California, USA, Organised by The University of California,

The Use of Mathematical Modelling to Simulate the Effects of Design and Operating Parameters on the Overall Performance of a MSW Incinerator, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Fifth Annual Incineration Technology Conference, 28 & 29 April 1997, London, UK

"Removal of SOx and NOx from Flue Gas using Chemically Activated Carbon, Abdul Rahman, A. & Cliffe, K.R: British Carbon Group Conference on Carbon Science and Technology,Loughborough, (Sept 16-17, 1997).

Fouling of a plate heat exchanger. Fouling Mitigation of Industrial Heat–Exchange Equipment, Masri, M A, and Cliffe, K R: Ed. C.B.Pandal, Begell House Inc., (1997), ISBN 1-56700-056-8.

Fly Ash Treatment using Sintering/Melting Technique, P H Lee, V. Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, Young Researchers Forum, Gas Research & Technology Institute, September 1997

The Use of Computer Simulation To Optimise the Operation of Incineration Plants, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Fifth Annual Incineration Technology Conference, 28 & 29 April 1997, London, UK (Also published in the Conference Proceedings)

Development of a high-temperature ceramic to metal seal, Beck, S.B.M.; Langston, P.R.; Ewan, B.C.R.; Messer, P.E.; Smyth, R.; Swithenbank, J.; Taylor, D.A.W. : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, v 211, n E2, 1997, p 109-114

Sewage Sludge Waste Incineration in a Novel Rotating Fluidised Bed Incinerator, V. Nasserzadeh, M R Taib, O Schmidt, J. Swithenbank, M. Ward, 1997 IChem Eng Jubilee Research Event, Nottingham, UK

Application of CFD in design, J Swithenbank, V Nasserzadeh, Paper presented at CFD in Combustion Engineering Symp., Centre for Computational Fluid Dynamics, Leeds University, 3 - 4 March 1997

Chief Inspector's Process Guidance Note: Techniques for Integrated Pollution Control, Issue Series 2 (S2); Process Sector, Waste Disposal & Recycling, Section on Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulation of Incinerators, pp 31 - 37 written by V. Nasserzadeh and J. Swithenbank, London: HMSO, 1996

Research Investigations at the Municipal and Clinical Waste Incinerators in Sheffield (UK), V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, 1996 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, May 1996, Savanah, Georgia, USA (Also published in the Conference Proceedings)

Simulation of coal ash deposition under pulverised coal combustion conditions, Yilmaz, S and Cliffe, K R: Turbulence, Heat and Mass Transfer Ed.K.Hanjalic and J.Pereira, Begell House Inc., 15-20,(1996) , ISBN 1-56700-40-1

A Fibre-Optic-To-Pneumatic Remote Flow Controller, Tippetts J R: Proc Japan Hydraulics and Pneumatics Soc 3rd Int Fluid Power Symp. (Ed. K. Araki) ISBN 4-931070-03-5 C3453 P20000E, JHPS, Tokyo, Nov 1996 , pp121-126

Environmental Emission Montoring Techniques, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Paper presented at the International Symposium on Environment, Organised by Malaysian Institute of Nuclear Technology, 16 - 21 December 1996, MINT, Malaysia

Incineration of Toxic Wastes in a Novel High Efficiency Tumbling Rotating Fluidised Bed Incinerator, J. Swithenbank, V. Nasserzadeh, S Basire and R. Taib, The Fourth International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy (Clean Combustion Section), October 1996, Cagliari, Italy

Research Investigations at the Municipal and Clinical Waste Incinerators in Sheffield (UK), J. Swithenbank, V. Nasserzadeh, BCR Ewan, 1996 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, May 1996, Savanah, Georgia, USA

Incineration of Toxic Sludges in a Novel High Efficiency Tumbling Rotating Fluidised Bed Incinerator, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Fourth International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy (Clean Combustion Engineering Session), October 1996, Cagliari, Italy

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and the Environment, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, International Clean Technology Symposium, Seoul, South Korea, November 1995

Computational Fluid Dynamic Modelling of Thermal Processes, V. Nasserzadeh, J.Swithenbank, Air Pollution Abatement Review Group (APARG), Toxic Organic Micropollutants (TOMPS) Workshop, AEA Technology, National Environmental Technology Centre, 16 May 1995

Environmental Advantages and Disadvantages of Modern Landfill versus Waste Incineration, V. Nasserzadeh, J Swithenbank, INACAP/SOFOFA Conference, Chile, April 1995

An alternative method of waste incinerator control, 2nd Int. Conf. on Combustion and Emissions Control, Inst. of Energy Jnl., pp.119-126, December 1995, J. Swithenbank et al.

A novel approach to the control of waste incinerators, (SUWIC), 3rd Int. Conf. on Combustion Technology for a Clean Environment, Lisbon, Portugal, 3-6 July 1995, J. Swithenbank et al.

A review of factors influencing boiler corrosion in incinerators, paper presented at WM95 Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark 1617, March 1995, J. Swithenbank, BCR Ewan.

Incineration, Combustion and Burners, Chapters in Encyclopaedia of Heat & Mass Transfer, Publisher: CRC Press Inc., Florida, USA, 1995, J. Swithenbank.

Mixing of multiple jets in a can combustor, Ebbinghaus, Alexandra; Swithenbank, Jim : American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Paper), 1995, 95-GT-257, 7pp

Towards zero pressure loss combustors for Ramjets and gas turbines, Whiteman, M.; Swithenbank, J. : Proc 12 Int Symp Air Breathing Eng, 1995, p 400

Fuel Dispersion in Supersonic Airstreams, B.C.R.Ewan: Combustion in High Speed Flows, Kluwer Acad. Publishers, 1994

Gaseous jet release and development, B.C.R.Ewan in Hazardous Substances - Behaviour on Spillage,: I. Chem. E. April 1994

An elutriation model for bubble ejected particles from a fluidised bed, F E Milioli and P J Foster: Proceedings of the Third Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics, PACAM III, Sao Paolo, Brazil, pp 319-322. (1993)

Modelling radiative heat transfer in pulverised coal-fired furnaces, Liu, F.; Swithenbank, J. : Proceedings of EUROTHERM Seminar, Heat Transfer in Radiating and Combusting Systems, 1991, p 358

Measurement of Temperature and Flue Gas Composition In and Above the Refuse Bed at a Vertical Shaft Municipal Waste Incinerator, P. Edwards, A. Leonard, A Loader, D. Mitchell, T. Rampling, V. Nasserzadeh, G. Winsey, Warren Spring laboratory, Department of Trade and Industry, England, DTI Report no. LR 900 (PA), April 1992.

A follow up analysis of the Royal Commision on environmental pollution 17th Report ''Incineration of waste'', V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Journal of Integrated Environmental Management, Issue 23, pp 20-22, 1993.

Royal Commission On Environmental Pollution (7th Report: Incineration of Waste), Chapter 5: Energy Recovery Section, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, pp 39 - 46 , 1993.

Toxic Pollutant Emissions from Waste Incinerators; Mechanisms and Control, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Joint Meeting of the British and German Sections of the Combustion Institute, International Symposium on Combustion and Toxic Emissions, Cambridge, England, 26 March 1992

An Overview of Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) Modelling including Flame Emissions, J. Swithenbank, V. Nasserzadeh, P. Wild, D.Savas and A. Ebbinghaus, Proceedings of British Flame Days, Sheffield, 21 - 22 September 1992.

Sampling for Gases and Vapours: Extractive Techniques and Laboratory Analysis, V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, Dept of Mechanical and Process Engineering, Sheffield University, Paper Presented at the Sheffield City Polytechnic, England, Short Courses on Stack Monitoring, 29 - 30 October 1991, pp 112- 136.

Far Field Aerodynamics of Flames, J. Swithenbank, V. Naseerzadeh, International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF), TOTEM 4 Conference, Ijmuiden, The Netherlands, April 1991.

Mathematical Modelling as a Tool for Waste Incinerator Design and Optimisation, J. Swithenbank, V. Nasserzadeh, International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF), TOTEM 5 Conference, Ijmuiden, The Netherlands, October 1991.

A Review; Thermal Destruction of Chlorinated Wastes (PVC), V. Nasserzadeh, J. Swithenbank, International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF) TOTEM 3 Conference, Ijmuiden, The Netherlands, October 1989.

Towards a sustainable future.

As shown by our comprehensive publications lists in a range of journals and conferences around the world, the research carried out at SUWIC covers a wide range of research areas.