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Miguel Miranda

Miguel Miranda
University of Aveiro, Portugal

Researcher at National Laboratory of Engineering and Geology (LNEG)

 

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ID ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9318-1506

 

Professional (scientific) interests: research in areas of environment, energy and waste management; production of fuels, biofuels and byproducts; pyrolysis and gasification processes; fluidized bed technology and batch reactors

 

Selected Publications:

1. Pinto, F., Gominho, J., André, R. N., Gonçalves, D., Miranda, M., Varela, F. et. al. (2017). Effect of Rice Husk Torrefaction on Syngas Production and Quality. Energy & Fuels, 31 (5), 5183–5192. doi: http://doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b00259 

2. Pinto, F., Gominho, J., André, R. N., Gonçalves, D., Miranda, M., Varela, F. et. al. (2017). Improvement of gasification performance of Eucalyptus globulus stumps with torrefaction and densification pre-treatments. Fuel, 206, 289–299. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2017.06.008 

3. Dias, D., Lapa, N., Bernardo, M., Godinho, D., Fonseca, I., Miranda, M. et. al. (2017). Properties of chars from the gasification and pyrolysis of rice waste streams towards their valorisation as adsorbent materials. Waste Management, 65, 186–194. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2017.04.011 

4. Pinto, F., André, R., Miranda, M., Neves, D., Varela, F., Santos, J. (2016). Effect of gasification agent on co-gasification of rice production wastes mixtures. Fuel, 180, 407–416. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2016.04.048 

5. Pinto, F., Miranda, M., Costa, P. (2016). Production of liquid hydrocarbons from rice crop wastes mixtures by co-pyrolysis and co-hydropyrolysis. Fuel, 174, 153–163. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2016.01.075 

6. Pinto, F., André, R. N., Carolino, C., Miranda, M., Abelha, P., Direito, D. et. al. (2015). Effects of experimental conditions and of addition of natural minerals on syngas production from lignin by oxy-gasification: Comparison of bench- and pilot scale gasification. Fuel, 140, 62–72. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2014.09.045 

7. Pinto, F., André, R. N., Carolino, C., Miranda, M., Abelha, P., Direito, D. et. al. (2014). Gasification improvement of a poor quality solid recovered fuel (SRF). Effect of using natural minerals and biomass wastes blends. Fuel, 117, 1034–1044. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2013.10.015