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1987 …2019
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Research interests

Biomass; Bioenergy; Food Quality

Education/Academic qualification

Agregação Environmental Section, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT)

Environmental Sciences, Doctorate, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT)

Keywords

  • Q Science (General)
  • Biomass
  • Bioenergy
  • Water Quality
  • Food Quality

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Leaching Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output at NOVA 1987 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Production of high calorific value biochars by low temperature pyrolysis of lipid wastes and lignocellulosic biomass

Durão, L., Gonçalves, M., Nobre, C., Alves, O., Brito, P. & Mendes, B., 1 Jan 2019, Innovation, Engineering and Entrepreneurship. Veiga, G., Machado, J. & Soares, F. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 655-661 7 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 505).

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

Calorific value
Lipids
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Sawdust
1 Citation (Scopus)

Upgrading of refuse derived fuel through torrefaction and carbonization: Evaluation of RDF char fuel properties

Nobre, C., Vilarinho, C., Alves, O., Mendes, B. & Gonçalves, M., 15 Aug 2019, In : Energy. 181, p. 66-76 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Refuse derived fuels
Carbonization
Heating
Energy efficiency
Calorific value

Gasification of pellets produced from blends of biomass wastes and refuse derived fuel char

Nobre, C., Gonçalves, M., Longo, A., Vilarinho, C. & Mendes, B., 1 Jan 2018, ECOS 2018 - Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems. UMDGEO - Department of Geography of University of Minho

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

Refuse derived fuels
Gasification
Biomass
Ashes
biomass

Production of low-cost adsorbents by torrefaction of biomass wastes from Arundo donax L. and Phoenix canariensis

Correia, R., Nobre, C., Gonçalves, M. & Mendes, B., 2018, ECOS 2018 - Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems. UMDGEO - Department of Geography of University of Minho

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

Adsorbents
dye
Biomass
Dyes
biomass

Pyrolysis of lipid wastes under different atmospheres: vacuum, nitrogen and methane

Durão, L., Gonçalves, M. M. B. P., Oliveira, A., Nobre, C., Mendes, B., Kolaitis, T. & Tsoutsos, T., 1 Jan 2018, WASTES - Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities II - Selected papers from the 4th edition of the International Conference Wastes: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities, 2017. de Lurdes Lopes, M., Vilarinho, C. & Castro, F. (eds.). CRC Press/Balkema, p. 425-430 6 p.

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

pyrolysis
methane
lipid
atmosphere
oil