• Our Publications

    We have over 300 publications focused on the clean technologies

Selected Top Publications

    • Effect of Hg on CO2 capture by solid sorbents in the presence of acid gases
      Fernandez-Miranda, N.; Garcia, S.; Lopez-Anton, M. A.; et al.
      CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL Volume: 312 Pages: 367-374 Published: MAR 15 2017

    • Carbon dioxide sequestration using NaHSO4 and NaOH: A dissolution and carbonation optimisation study
      Sanna, Aimaro; Steel, Luc; Maroto-Valer, M. Mercedes
      JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT Volume: 189 Pages: 84-97 Published: MAR 15 2017

    • Review of flowmeters for carbon dioxide transport in CCS applications
      Collie, Graeme J.; Nazeri, Mahmoud; Jahanbakhsh, Amir; et al.
      GREENHOUSE GASES-SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Volume: 7 Issue: 1 Pages: 10-28 Published: FEB 2017

    • Polymeric Templating Synthesis of Anatase TiO2 Nanoparticles from Low-Cost Inorganic Titanium Sources
      Ojeda, Manuel; Kumar, D. Kishore; Chen, Binbin; et al.
      CHEMISTRYSELECT Volume: 2 Issue: 2 Pages: 702-706 Published: JAN 2017

    • CO2 Sequestration by Ex-Situ Mineral Carbonation
      Sanna A. (ed.) & Maroto-Valer, M. M. (ed.)
      Feb 2017 1 ed. World Scientific Publishing. 192 p.

    • Ceria on alumina support for catalytic pyrolysis of Pavlova sp. microalgae to high-quality bio-oils
      Aysu, T., Fermoso, J. & Sanna, A.
      JOURNAL OF ENERGY CHEMISTRY Accepted: JUN 2017.

    • Glycerol Production and Transformation: A Critical Review with Particular Emphasis on Glycerol Reforming Reaction for Producing Hydrogen in Conventional and Membrane Reactors
      Bagnato, G., Iulianelli, A., Sanna, A. & Basile,
      MEMBRANES 7(2), 17. Published: MAR 2017

    • Carbon dioxide sequestration using NaHSO4 and NaOH: A dissolution and carbonation optimisation study
      Sanna, A., Steel, L. & Maroto-Valer, M. M.
      JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT 189, 84-97. Published: MAR 2017

    • Effects of titania based catalysts on in-situ pyrolysis of Pavlova microalgae
      Aysu, T., Ola, O. O., Maroto-Valer, M. M. & Sanna,
      A. FUEL PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY 166, 291-298. Published: NOV 2017

    • CO2 Sequestration by Ex-Situ Mineral Carbonation
      Sanna, A. (ed.) & Maroto-Valer, M. M. (ed.)
      1 edition, World Scientific Publishing. 192 p. (book) Published: Feb 2017
    • Apparatus and method for calibrating a Coriolis mass flow meter for carbon dioxide at pressure and temperature conditions represented to CCS pipeline operations
      Lin, Chih-Wei; Nazeri, Mahmoud; Bhattacharji, Ayan; et al.
      APPLIED ENERGY Volume: 165 Pages: 759-764 Published: MAR 1 2016

    • Synthesis, characterization and visible light photocatalytic activity of metal based TiO2 monoliths for CO2 reduction
      Ola, Oluwafunmilola; Maroto-Valer, M. Mercedes
      CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL Volume: 283 Pages: 1244-1253 Published: JAN 1 2016

    • A comparison of devices using thermal desorption for mercury speciation in solids
      Rumayor, M.; Lopez-Anton, M. A.; Diaz-Somoano, M.; et al.
      TALANTA Volume: 150 Pages: 272-277 Published: APR 1 2016

    • A pH-differential dual-electrolyte microfluidic electrochemical cells for CO2 utilization
      Lu, Xu; Leung, Dennis Y. C.; Wang, Huizhi; et al.
      RENEWABLE ENERGY Volume: 95 Pages: 277-285 Published: SEP 2016

    • Alternative regeneration of chemicals employed in mineral carbonation towards technology cost reduction
      Sanna, Aimaro; Gaubert, Julie; Maroto-Valer, Mercedes M.
      CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL Volume: 306 Pages: 1049-1057 Published: DEC 15 2016

    • Comparison of two water regeneration strategies for activated carbon loaded with hydrogen sulphide gas
      Cosarsonas, L.C., Rustum, R., and García, S., 2016
      Modern Environmental Science and Engineering, 2(7), 445-453, doi: 10.15341/mese(2333-2581)/07.02.2016/002

    • Understanding the importance of iron speciation in oil-field brine pH for CO2 mineral sequestration
      Córdoba, P., Liu, Q., García, S., and Maroto-Valer, M.M., 2016
      Journal of CO2 Utilization, 16, 78-85, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcou.2016.06.004

    • Dynamic performance of biomass based carbons for CO2/CH4 separation. Approximation to a PSA process for biogas upgrading
      Álvarez-Gutiérrez, N., García, S., Gil, M. V., Rubiera, F., and Pevida, C., 2016
      Energy & Fuels, 30 (6), 5005-5015, doi: 10.1021/acs.energyfuels.6b00664

    • Catalytic pyrolysis of Tetraselmis and Isochrysis microalgae by nickel ceria based catalysts for hydrocarbon production
      Aysu, T., Abd Rahman, N. A. & Sanna, A.
      ENERGY 103, 205-214. Published: May 2016

    • Ceria promoted deoxygenation and denitrogenation of Thalassiosira weissflogii and its model compounds by catalytic in-situ pyrolysis
      Aysu, T., Maroto-Valer, M. M. & Sanna, A.
      BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY 208, 140-148. Published: MAY 2016

    • Alternative regeneration of chemicals employed in mineral carbonation towards technology cost reduction
      Sanna, A., Gaubert, J. & Maroto-Valer, M. M.
      CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 306, 1049-1057. Published: DEC 2016

    • CO2 Capture at High Temperature Using Fly Ash-Derived Sodium Silicates
      Sanna, A. & Maroto-Valer, M. M.
      INDUSTRIAL & ENGINEERING CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 55 (14), 4080–4088. Published: MAR 2016

    • Study of the MEA degradation in a CO2 capture process based on partial oxy-combustion approach
      Vega, F., Sanna, A., Maroto-Valer, M. M., Navarrete, B. & Abad-Correa, D.
      INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GREENHOUSE GAS CONTROL 54, 1, 60-167. Published: NOV 2016.
    • Review of material design and reactor engineering on TiO2 photocatalysis for CO2 reduction
      Ola, Oluwafunmilola; Maroto-Valer, M. Mercedes
      JOURNAL OF PHOTOCHEMISTRY AND PHOTOBIOLOGY C-PHOTOCHEMISTRY REVIEWS

    • Transition metal oxide based TiO2 nanoparticles for visible light induced CO2 photoreduction
      Ola, Oluwafunmilola; Maroto-Valer, M. Mercedes
      APPLIED CATALYSIS A-GENERAL Volume: 502 Pages: 114-121 Published: AUG 5 2015

    • Development of sodium/lithium/fly ash sorbents for high temperature post-combustion CO2 capture
      Sanna, Aimaro; Ramli, Ili; Maroto-Valer, M. Mercedes
      APPLIED ENERGY Volume: 156 Pages: 197-206 Published: OCT 15 2015

    • Carbon dioxide capture and storage by pH swing mineralization using recyclable ammonium salts and flue gas mixtures
      Wang, Xiaolong; Sanna, Aimaro; Maroto-Valer, M. Mercedes; et al.
      GREENHOUSE GASES-SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Volume: 5 Issue: 4 Pages: 389-402 Published: AUG 2015

    • The potential leaching and mobilization of trace elements from FGD-gypsum of a coal-fired power plant under water re-circulation conditions
      Cordoba, Patricia; Castro, Iria; Maroto-Valer, Mercedes; et al.
      JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES Volume: 32 Pages: 72-80 Published: JUN 1 2015

    • Nannochloropsis algae pyrolysis with ceria-based catalysts for production of high-quality bio-oils
      Aysu, T. & Sanna, A.
      BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY 194, 108-116. Published: Oct 2015

    • Development of sodium/lithium/fly ash sorbents for high temperature post-combustion CO2 capture
      Sanna, A., Ramli, I. I. S. & Maroto-Valer, M. M.
      APPLIED ENERGY 156, 197-206. Publised: Oct 2015

    • Carbon dioxide capture and storage by pH swing mineralization using recyclable ammonium salts and flue gas mixtures
      Wang, X., Sanna, A., Maroto-Valer, M. M. & Paulson, T.
      GREENHOUSE GASES: SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 5, 4, 389-402. Published: Aug 2015

    • Reduction of CO2 emissions through waste materials recycling by mineral carbonation
      Sanna, A.
      HANDBOOK OF CLEAN ENERGY SYSTEMS, Yan, J. (ed.). Wiley, Vol. 3, 13pp. Published Jul 2015.

    • Hydrodeoxygenation Of The Aqueous Fraction Of Bio-Oil With Ru/C And Pt/C Catalysts
      Sanna, A., Vispute, T. P. & Huber, G. W.
      APPLIED CATALYSIS B: ENVIRONMENT 165, 446-456. Published: Apr 2015

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