Current PhD Candidates in Process, Energy and Automation Engineering

Candidate Project
Neha Chopra Bioelectrochemical process synthesis for CO2 utilisation
Ramesh Timsina Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and process simulations modelling as basis for scaling of biofuel production
Nora Furuvik Modelling of ash melts in gasification of biomass
Mathias Henriksen Combustion properties for vented Li-ion batteries
Shohreh Monshizadeh Power systems analysis and balancing control impacts
Manjula Edirisinghe Transient stability in high voltage power systems
Janitha Bandara Simulation and parameter optimization of fluidized bed biomass gasification
Ludmila Vesjolaja Dynamics and control of efficient fertilizer processes
Nirmal Ghimire Anaerobic digestion of lignocellulosic substrate for biogas
Ole Magnus Brastein Adaptive calibration of mathematical models for energy usage in buildings
Helge Lorenzen Real time observation and analysis of GRID signals for optimal control of GRID performance
Anirudh Nelabhotla Electrochemical unit integration in methanogenic reactors
Amila Kahawalage Optimised and increased use of refuse derived fuel in cement kilns
Christian Berg Modeling for automatic control and estimation of influx and loss during drilling operations
Fasil Tassew Interaction of granular sludge with particulates in anaerobic digestion of particle rich substrates
Morten Johndal Estimation of flow rate and rheological properties of drilling fluids, using multi sensor data fusion
Sumudu Karunarathne Physiochemical data for amine based CO2 capture process
Prasanna Welahettige On-line models for transient flow of drilling fluid in open channel / venturi rig
Juan Videla Modeling, estimation and control of cogeneration-HVAC-building systems
Mahesh Ediriweera A study of corrosive wear in gas-particle systems
Laura Marcano Process simulation and learning technologies
Asanthi Jinasena Models and estimators for flow of topside drilling fluid
Veralia Sánchez Smart house technology: Behavior classification as a method to detect unusual behavior for people living alone
Samee Maharjan An image-processing framework for high-speed films from combustion and gas explosion experiments
Shadi Attar Model-based monitoring and control of biogas reactors in wastewater treatment plants
Liubomyr Vytvytskyi Dynamics and control of integrated energy systems
Hassan Ali Cost estimation of partial CO2 capture
Cornelius Agu Biofuel production via gasification