Low Carbon Energy Symposium

Building New Bridges for Low Carbon Energy

Date: Thursday 4th February 2016

Venue: Energy Safety Research Institute (ESRI), Swansea University Bay Campus

Building New Bridges for Low Carbon Energy is a one-day symposium designed to establish new collaborative links among chemists,  biologists,  materials  scientists,  engineers  and  key stakeholders  in  Wales and beyond to address the challenges associated with the development and implementation of materials, technologies and processes for CO2 Capture and Utilisation, and Advanced Biofuels Production.


  • Materials and processes for CO2 capture
  • Catalytic CO2 utilisation
  • Biomass conversion

Plenary Speakers:

Professor Nora de Leeuw - Cardiff University

Professor Patricia Thornley - University of Manchester 

ESRI Symposium

The programme of the symposium with the abstracts of oral and poster presentations is available for download here.

The Organising Committee

Dr Enrico Andreoli, Dr Sankar Meenakshisundaram, Dr Gordon Allison

Dr Ewa Nowicka, Dr Alberto Roldan Martinez, Dr Covadonga Correas

Financial support provided by the Welsh Government and Higher Education Funding Council for Wales through the Sêr Cymru National Research Network for Low Carbon, Energy and Environment.

University Partners and Hosting Institute

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