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Reference Number EP/T033940/1
Title Multiphysics and multiscale modelling for safe and feasible CO2 capture and storage
Status Started
Energy Categories FOSSIL FUELS: OIL, GAS and COAL(CO2 Capture and Storage) 100%;
Research Types Basic and strategic applied research 100%
Science and Technology Fields PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS (Metallurgy and Materials) 90%;
ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) 10%;
UKERC Cross Cutting Characterisation Not Cross-cutting 100%
Principal Investigator Professor H Bahai
No email address given
Sch of Engineering and Design
Brunel University
Award Type Standard
Funding Source EPSRC
Start Date 01 January 2021
End Date 31 December 2023
Duration 36 months
Total Grant Value £2,099,760
Industrial Sectors Energy
Region London
Programme Energy : Energy, NC : Engineering
 
Investigators Principal Investigator Professor H Bahai , Sch of Engineering and Design, Brunel University (99.996%)
  Other Investigator Dr N Mac Dowell , Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London (0.001%)
Dr P Fennell , Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London (0.001%)
Dr J Xia , Sch of Engineering and Design, Brunel University (0.001%)
Dr S Masoudi Soltani , Chemical Engineering, Brunel University (0.001%)
  Industrial Collaborator Project Contact , Costain Ltd (0.000%)
Project Contact , Fluor (0.000%)
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Objectives
Abstract Carbon capture and storage (CCS) involves capturing carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere by power stations and other industrial processes and storing it in underground geological formation. The aim of this project is to gain an enhanced understanding of the impact of dynamic behaviour of carbon capture and storage using novel adsorbents. The proposed research involves development of advanced sorbents and numerical models to simulate the process of large scale CO2 capture and safe storage under variable power load (i.e. CO2 flow rate).
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Added to Database 19/08/21