Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Pyrolysis of Parinari polyandra Benth fruit shell for bio-oil production. Biofuel Research Journal, 85-90.
  2. Thermochemical characterisation of Parinari polyandra Benth fruit shell. Industrial Crops and Products 44, 62-66.
  3. Thermochemical characterisation of agricultural wastes from West Africa. Industrial Crops and Products 47, 199-203.
  4. A comparative study of straw, perennial grasses and hardwoods in terms of fast pyrolysis products. Fuel 108, 216-230.
  5. Catalytic pyrolysis of rice husk for bio-oil production. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 103, 362-368.
  6. Sequential pyrolysis of willow SRC at low and high heating rates – Implications for selective pyrolysis. Fuel 93, 692-702.
  7. Thermochemical characterisation of straws and high yielding perennial grasses. Industrial Crops and Products 36(1), 449-459.
  8. Evaluation of catalytic pyrolysis of cassava rhizome by principal component analysis. Fuel 89(1), 244-253.
  9. Response to comments made by R. Krishna and J.M. van Baten. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 107(3), 299
  10. Synthesis and characterization of silicalite-1/carbon-graphite membranes. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 318(1), 50-58.
  11. Fast pyrolysis of cassava rhizome in the presence of catalysts. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 81(1), 72-79.
  12. The structure and dynamics of 2-dimensional fluids in swelling clays. Chemical Geology 230(3-4), 182-196.
  13. Monte Carlo and molecular dynamics simulations of methane in potassium montmorillonite clay hydrates at elevated pressures and temperatures. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 282(2), 422-427.
  14. Molecular dynamics simulations of the adsorption and diffusion behavior of pure and mixed alkanes in silicalite. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 85(1-2), 143-156.
  15. Molecular dynamics simulation of methane in sodium montmorillonite clay hydrates at elevated pressures and temperatures. Molecular Physics 99(10), 899-906.
  16. Atomistic simulation of zeolite surfaces. Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science 5(5), 417-424.
  17. Computer simulation of the structure and dynamics of methane in hydrated Na-smectite clay. Chemical Physics Letters 329(1-2), 23-28.
  18. Atomistic simulation of the differences between calcite and dolomite surfaces. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 62(15), 2637-2641.
  19. Atomistic simulation of mineral surfaces: Studies of surface stability and growth. Phase Transitions 61(1-4), 83-107.
  20. Catalytic Combustion of Methane in a Monolith Reactor: Heat and Mass Transfer Under Laminar Flow and Pseudo-Steady-State Reaction Conditions. Combustion Science and Technology 118(1-3), 79-100.
  21. Transient Experiments and Modeling of the Catalytic Combustion of Methane in a Monolith Reactor. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 35(2), 406-414.
  22. Atomistic simulation of calcite surfaces and the influence of growth additives on their morphology. Journal of Crystal Growth 131(3-4), 533-545.
  23. Computer modelling of inorganic solids and surfaces. Faraday Discussions 95, 75
  24. Modeling the similarities and differences between the sodalite cages (?-cages) in the generic materials. Structural Chemistry 3(6), 429-448.
  25. Computer Simulation of Surface Segregation. Molecular Simulation 9(2), 83-98.
  26. Simulation studies of the structure and energetics of sorbed molecules in high-silica zeolites. 1. Hydrocarbons. The Journal of Physical Chemistry 95(10), 4038-4044.
  27. Predicting the influence of growth additives on the morphology of ionic crystals. Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications(20), 1494
  28. On the T symmetry of the molecule tetrakis(trimethylsilyl)methane in the gas phase. Journal of Molecular Structure 212, 323-324.
  29. The molecular structure of tetrakis(trimethylsilyl)methane studied by gas-phase electron diffraction and molecular mechanics. Journal of Molecular Structure 176, 81-87.

Book Chapters

  1. Catalysis in Biomass Transformation. In Transformation of Biomass. -131).
  2. Recent Advances in Computational Studies of Zeolites. In Spectroscopic and Computational Studies of Supramolecular Systems. -185).
  3. Computer Simulation of Hydrocarbons in Zeolites. In Recent Advances in Zeolite Science, Proceedings of the 1989 Meeting of the British Zeolite Association. -281).

Conference Contributions

  1. & (2011). Bio-oil Production from Fast Pyrolysis of Jatropha curcas and Moringa olifiera Press Cakes. Presented at 19th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition. Berlin, Germany,
  2. & (2010). Thermochemical Characterisation of Willow SRC and Bio-oil derived from Fast Pyrolysis. Presented at Proceeding of Bioten Conference on Biomass, Bioenergy and Biofuels, CPL Press, UK,,
  3. & (2010). Fast Pyrolysis of Jatropha curcas and Moringa olifiera seed cakes: Part I. Characterisation, oil content determination and thermal degradation study. Presented at Proceeding of Bioten Conference on Biomass, Bioenergy and Biofuels, CPL Press, UK,,
  4. & (2006). Fast Pyrolysis of Agricultural Residues from Cassava Plantation for Bio-Oil Production. Presented at 2nd Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment Technology and Policy innovations, Bangkok, Thailand,
  5. & (2006). Catalytic Pyrolysis of Cassava Rhizome. Presented at 2nd Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment Technology and Policy innovations, Bangkok, Thailand,