Imperial College London

DrMarcosMillan-Agorio

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Reader in Chemical Engineering
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 1633marcos.millan

 
 
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Assistant

 

Mrs Sarah Payne +44 (0)20 7594 5567

 
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Location

 

501Roderic Hill BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Biography

Date Role
2014- Reader in Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London.
2006-2014 Lecturer in Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London.
2005 PhD in Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London. Thesis title: "Catalytic Hydrocracking and Characterisation of Heavy Hydrocarbon Liquids"
1999-2001 Project Manager, Laboratorios Microsules, Uruguay.
2001 MSc Chemical Engineering, Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay.
1996-1999 Technician in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay.
1998 BSc Chemistry, Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Catalytic upgrading of heavy oil and coal-derived hydrocarbons.
  • Characterisation of fuels and carbonaceous materials in terms of their molecular weights and chemical structures.
  • Thermochemical processing of solid fuels such as coal, biomass and wastes.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Spiegl N, Sivena A, Lorente E, et al., 2010, Investigation of the Oxy-fuel Gasification of Coal in a Laboratory-Scale Spouted-Bed Reactor: Reactor Modifications and Initial Results, Energy & Fuels, Vol:24, ISSN:0887-0624, Pages:5281-5288

Paterson N, Nyako F, Millan M, et al., TAR FORMATION AND DESTRUCTION IN A FIXED BED REACTOR SIMULATING DOWNDRAFT GASIFICATION: EQUIPMENT DEVELOPMENT & CHARACTERIZATION OF TAR CRACKING PRODUCTS, Energy and Fuels (accepted)

Morgan TJ, George A, Alvarez P, et al., 2009, Isolation of Size Exclusion Chromatography Elution-Fractions of Coal and Petroleum-Derived Samples and Analysis by Laser Desorption Mass Spectrometry, Energy & Fuels, Vol:23, ISSN:0887-0624, Pages:6003-6014

Mermelstein J, Brandon N, Millan M, 2009, Impact of Steam on the Interaction between Biomass Gasification Tars and Nickel-Based Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anode Materials, Energy & Fuels, Vol:23, ISSN:0887-0624, Pages:5042-5048

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