School of Water, Energy and Environment (SWEE)

School of Water, Energy and Environment (SWEE)

Recent Submissions

  • Essien, S.; Archibong, Archibong; Lao, Liyun (Elsevier, 2019-01-03)
    Experimental investigation on discharge coefficient, Cd, for high viscosity fluid through nozzles was carried out. The viscosity of the fluid used for the test ranged from 350 to 1500 mPa s. The length-to-diameter ratio ...
  • Koutroulis, A.G.; Papadimitriou, Lamprini; Grillakis, M.G.; Tsanis, I.K.; Warren, R.; Betts, R.A. (Elsevier, 2019-01-29)
    Global sustainability is intertwined with freshwater security. Emerging changes in global freshwater availability have been recently detected as a combined result of human interventions, natural variability and climate ...
  • Maco, Barbara; Bardos, Paul; Erickson‐Mulanax, Emerald; Hansen, Lara J.; Harclerode, Melissa; Hou, Deyi; Mielbrecht, Eric; Wainwright, Haruko M.; Yasutaka, Tetsuo; Wick, William D. (Wiley, 2018-12-04)
    Recent devastating hurricanes demonstrated that extreme weather and climate change can jeopardize contaminated land remediation and harm public health and the environment. Since early 2016, the Sustainable Remediation Forum ...
  • Eyo, Edem Nsefik; Lao, Liyun (Elsevier, 2018-12-22)
    Gas-liquid flows in annulus channels are frequently encountered in the underbalanced drilling operation when the gasified drilling fluid is used. Accurate characterization of two-phase flow regimes in such conduits is ...
  • Farren, Naomi J.; Dunmore, Rachel E.; Mead, Mohammed Iqbal; Mohd Nadzir, Mohd Shahrul; Abu Samah, Azizan; Phang, Siew-Moi; Bandy, Brian J.; Sturges, William T.; Hamilton, Jacqueline F. (European Geosciences Union (EGU) / Copernicus Publications, 2019-02-06)
    Air quality on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia is influenced by local anthropogenic and biogenic emissions as well as marine air masses from the South China Sea and aged emissions transported from highly polluted ...
  • Kay, Sonja; Graves, Anil; Palma, Joao H. N.; Moreno, Gerardo; Roces-Diaz, Jose V.; Aviron, Stephanie; Chouvardas, Dimitrios; Crous-Duran, Josep; Ferreiro-Dominguez, Nuria; Garcia de Jalon, Silvestre; Macicasan, Vlad; Mosquera-Losada, Maria Rosa; Pantera, Anastasia; Santiago-Freijanes, Jose Javier; Szerencsits, Erich; Torralba, Mario; Burgess, Paul; Herzog, Felix (Elsevier, 2019-02-02)
    The study assessed the economic performance of marketable ecosystem services (ES) (biomass production) and non-marketable ecosystem services and dis-services (groundwater, nutrient loss, soil loss, carbon sequestration, ...
  • Chowdhury, Saikat; Kim, Geon-Ha; Bolan, Nanthi; Longhurst, Philip (Elsevier, 2019-01-23)
    Carcass disposal from livestock disease outbreaks or on-farm, routine mortalities present a number of challenges. Proper management of carcasses can no longer be addressed as an incidental occurrence, as they represent a ...
  • Sharma, Prafull; Yeung, Hoi (IFSA Publishing, 2018-12-31)
    Introduction: Multiphase Flow Meters (MPFM) are increasingly being used for both subsea and offshore applications. They are gaining acceptance due to the benefits they bring over test separators, production control ...
  • Fajemidupe, Olawale T.; Aliyu, Aliyu M.; Baba, Yahaya D.; Archibong-Eso, Archibong; Yeung, Hoi (Elsevier, 2019-01-15)
    Sand production in the life of oil and gas reservoirs is inevitable, as it is co-produced from reservoirs. Its deposition in petroleum pipelines poses considerable risk to production and can lead to pipe corrosion and flow ...
  • Rumson, Alexander G.; Hallett, Stephen H. (Elsevier, 2019-01-14)
    Insurance plays a crucial role in human efforts to adapt to environmental hazards. Effective insurance can serve as both a measure to distribute, and a method to communicate risk. In order for insurance to fulfil these ...
  • Duan, Yuanqiang; Duan, Lunbo; Wang, Jia; Anthony, Edward J. (Elsevier, 2019-01-15)
    Pressurized oxy-fuel combustion is a promising technology for CO2 capture with respect to its high combustion efficiency and the simultaneous reduction of gaseous pollutants. A 10 kWth bubbling fluidized bed reactor with ...
  • Paris, Pierluigi; Camilli, Francesca; Rosati, Adolfo; Mantino, Alberto; Mezzalira, Giustino; Dalla Valle, Cristina; Franca, Antonello; Seddaiu, Giovanna; Pisanelli, Andrea; Lauteri, Marco; Brunori, Antonio; Re, Giovanni Antonio; Sanna, Federico; Ragaglini, Giorgio; Mele, Marcello; Ferrario, Viviana; Burgess, Paul J. (Springer, 2019-01-14)
    The successful promotion of agroforestry in Italy depends on both a recognition of tradition and the opportunities for innovation. In Italy, agroforestry has traditionally been a key component of landscape management. ...
  • Igwemezie, Victor C.; Mehmanparast, Ali; Kolios, Athanasios (Elsevier, 2018-11-20)
    At present, the UK government is driving the survival of the wind energy industry by using interventions that encourage investment in the sector. The use of a Contract for Difference (CfD)/Strike price model by the UK ...
  • Storr, Tom; Simmons, Robert; Hannam, Jacqueline (Association of Applied Biologists, 2018-12-31)
    A sustainable soil management survey targeting UK arable farmers was distributed via online platforms throughout the winter of 2016–2017. The main focus of the survey was the use and management of cover crops along with ...
  • Storr, Tom; Simmons, Robert; Hannam, Jacqueline (Association of Applied Biologists, 2018-12-31)
    Cover crop use in the UK is increasing with establishment often before spring cereal crops. Therefore trials were implemented to assess two different cover crop mixtures for i) their ability to remediate soil compaction, ...
  • Storr, Tom; Simmons, Robert; Hannam, Jacqueline (Association of Applied Biologists, 2018-12-31)
    A field trial in Ely, Cambridgeshire was set up to investigate the soil moisture and nitrogen dynamics of a frost sensitive cover crop compared to a control of an over winter stubble. Cover crops were established in late ...
  • Chen, Liang; Wang, Chunbo; Zhao, Fan; Zou, Chan; Anthony, Edward J. (Wiley, 2019-01-10)
    The combined effect of H2O and SO2 on the reaction kinetics and pore structure of limestone during simultaneous calcination/sulfation reactions under circulating fluidized bed (CFB) conditions was first studied in a ...
  • Nadzir, M. S. M.; Cain, M.; Robinson, A. D.; Bolas, C.; Harris, Neil R. P.; Parnikoza, I.; Salimun, E.; Mustafa, E. M.; Alhasa, K. M.; Zainuddin, M. H. M.; Ghee, O. C.; Morris, K.; Khan, M. F.; Latif, M. T.; Wallis, B. M.; Cheah, W.; Zainudin, S. K.; Yusop, N.; Ahmad, M. R; Hussin, W. M. R. W.; Salleh, S. M.; Hamid, H. H. A.; Lai, G. T.; Uning, R.; Bakar, M. A. A.; Ariff, N. M.; Tuah, Z.; Wahab, M. I. A.; Foong, S. Y.; Samah, A. A.; Chenoli, S. N.; Wan Johari, W. L.; Zain, C. R. C. M.; Rahman, N. A.; Rosenstiel, T. N.; Yusof, A. H.; Sabuti, A. A.; Alias, S. A.; Noor, A. Y. M. (Elsevier, 2018-12-28)
    Isoprene (C5H8) plays an important role in the formation of surface ozone (O3) and the secondary organic aerosol (SOA) which contributed to the climate change. This study aims to determine hourly distribution of tropospheric ...
  • Zhang, Jiajun; Fidalgo, Beatriz; Wagland, Stuart; Shen, Dekui; Zhang, Xiaolei; Gu, Sai (Elsevier, 2018-10-29)
    This work investigated the deoxygenation reaction in anisole decomposition over HZSM-5 (HZ(25)) zeolite supported bimetallic catalysts to produce benzene, toluene and xylene (BTX). Experiments were performed in order to ...
  • Gouma, Sofia; Papadaki, Anastasia; Markakis, George; Magan, Naresh; Goumas, Dimitris (Polish Society of Ecological Engineering, 2018-11-10)
    The capacity of five white rot fungi species to degrade linuron, metribuzin and chlorpyrifos when applied both as single pesticides and mixed together in different concentrations on nutritionally poor media. Our results ...

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