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Stelios Stefanidis

Marie Curie Research Fellow

    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    20092019
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    General

    Experienced researcher in the field of biomass and wastes valorization via thermochemical and catalytic routes.

    Research Interests

    • Thermochemical and catalytic conversion of biomass and wastes
    • Biofuels, biomaterials and biorefining
    • Mechanistic investigation of biomass conversion
    • Heterogeneous catalyst synthesis, characterization and evaluation
    • Natural and low-cost catalytic materials
    • Catalyst deactivation in biomass applications
    • Process design and optimization
    • Biomass pretreatment strategies

    Funding Applications and Awards

    Marie Skłodowska Curie IF fellow (2018-2020)

    Project: ECOCAT - Improving the economic feasibility of the biorefinery through catalysis engineering: enhancing the catalyst performance and optimizing valuable product yields

    Keywords

    • TP Chemical technology
    • Thermochemical biomass valorization
    • Catalytic biomass valorization
    • Heterogeneous catalysis
    • Materials Science

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    Research Output 2009 2019

    Ashes
    Catalyst deactivation
    Oils
    Biomass
    Pyrolysis

    Engineering the Catalytic Properties of HZSM5 by Cobalt Modification and Post-synthetic Hierarchical Porosity Development

    Kantarelis, E., Javed, R., Stefanidis, S., Psarras, A., Iliopoulou, E. & Lappas, A., 15 Aug 2019, In : Topics in Catalysis. 62, 7-11, p. 773-785 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Cobalt
    Porosity
    Coke
    Catalysts
    Lignin

    Synthesis of tailored hierarchical ZSM-5 zeolites and aggregates for the catalytic pyrolysis of biomass

    Stefanidis, S., Patel, A. & Bridgwater, A. V., 21 Jun 2019, Pyroliq 2019: Pyrolysis and Liquefaction of Biomass and Wastes.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Zeolites
    Biomass
    Pyrolysis
    Catalysts
    Acidity
    Catalyst selectivity
    Acidity
    Wood
    Pyrolysis
    Catalysts

    Utilisation of poultry industry wastes for liquid biofuel production via thermal and catalytic fast pyrolysis

    Kantarli, I. C., Stefanidis, S. D., Kalogiannis, K. G. & Lappas, A. A., 1 Feb 2019, In : Waste Management and Research. 37, 2, p. 157-167 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Poultry
    Biofuels
    Pyrolysis
    Liquids
    Industry

    Activities 2018 2018

    • 1 Visiting an external academic institution

    Universidad de Córdoba

    Stelios Stefanidis (Visiting researcher)
    1 Jul 201831 Jul 2018

    Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution