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|Renewable Energy Projects||Lead Investigator||Description|
|MicroFuel: Microbial biofilms for electricity generation||Donal Leech||Download PDF|
|The combustion of biofuels is important for a sustainable energy future, particularly for transportation fuels.||Henry Curran||Download PDF|
|Structural health monitoring of tidal turbine blades||Jamie Goggins||Download PDF|
|Magnetic component / power electronics for distributed renewable energy systems: focusing on the application of power electronic solutions developed for variable load profiles to improve the efficiency of renewable sources under variable source power levels. Energy sources to be considered include PV, wind and CHP.||Maeve Duffy||Download PDF|
|Enhanced Biocatalyst systems for biomass conversion to bioenergy||Maria Tuohy||Download PDF|
|Research Field E - Synchronization of Smart Grid Systems||Peter Corcoran||Download PDF|
|Research Field D - Energy Efficiency Issues for Cloud Computing||Peter Corcoran||Download PDF|
|Accurate and Efficient Prediction of Ocean Energy Array Performance and Environmental Impacts||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
|Ensuring Sustainability in Bioenergy: Life-Cycle Assessment of National-Scale Bioenergy Infrastructures||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
|Smarter Building Energy: generating reduced-order models from CFD simulations for fast, efficient, flexible and accurate simulations of building energy use||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
|From Blade to Farm: Accurate and Efficient Prediction of Wind Farm Performance||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
|Multiphysics Computational and Experimental Study of Biomass Combustion in Fluidised Beds||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
|Computational and Experimental Characterisation of Next Generation Fuels||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
|Closing the Water-Energy-Waste Cycle: Sustainable Energy from Sewage Sludge and Animal Slurry||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
|Dynamic Reduced Order Modelling of Gasification Systems||Rory Monaghan||Download PDF|
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