Graduate Students

Bijan Hejazi (PhD Candidate)

Supervisors: John Grace, Xiaotao Bi and Andrés Mahecha-Botero

Research Topic: Calcium Looping Cycle for CO2 Capture in a Dual Fluidized Bed Biomass Gasifier Post-secondary


Dening Eric Jia (PhD Candidate)

Supervisors: Drs. Xiaotao Bi, Jim Lim

Research Topic: Torrefaction and heat transfer of Biomass in Fluidized Bed



Hafizur Rahman (PhD Candidate)

Supervisors: Drs. Xiaotao Bi, John Grace & Jim Lim

Research topic: Hydrodynamics and Modeling of a Dual Fluidized Bed Reactor for Biomass Steam Gasification



Ruixu (Rachel) Wang (MSc Candidate)

Supervisors: Drs. Xiaotao Bi,  and C. Jim Lim

Research topic: Torrefaction in Pulsed Fluidized Bed with Catalytic Combustion of VOCs



Shiva Madadkhani (MSc Candidate)

Catalytic cracking of tar from biomass gasification

Supervisors: Drs. Bi, Grace and Ellis



Ziliang (Jeremy) Wang (PhD Candadate)

Supervisors: Drs. Jim Lim and Dr. John Grace

Research Topic: Investigation of hydrodynamic characteristics and scaling-up of spouted beds