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Pre-Proposals 2011

Pre-Proposals and Pre-Proposal Evaluation forms (2011)

A list of all Pre-Proposals and reports can be found here.

Pre-Proposal Evaluation Forms:

Water and Wastewater Cluster

Waste and Remediation (Soil and Groundwater) Cluster

Environmental Monitoring Cluster

Energy from Biomass Cluster

Pre-Proposals for Water and Wastewater Cluster

PP1     Reclamation of wastewater generated in the production of shale gas; Washington Braida, Mahmoud Wazne (SIT). Project Champion: Whiteford Geoservices. Report

PP6     Functionalised carbon nanotube membrane system for organic and biological pollutant removal; Dr. J. Lawler, Dr. A. Morrissey, Dr. J. Tobin, Dr. K. Nolan (DCU). Project Champion: T. E. Laboratories, Williams Industrial Services. Report

PP7     Energy optimisation of municipal and industrial wastewater treatment: a thermo economics approach; Prof. F. Regan, Dr. B. Corcoran, Lorna Fitzsimons (DCU) Project Champion:  N. I. Water

PP9     Enhanced bioengineered removal of multiple-metals in anaerobic airlift reactor; Dr. F. Coulon, Dr. R. Villa (Cranfield), Dr. E. Marsili (DCU) Project Champion:

PP10   Application of molecular biology approaches for the study of microbial populations degrading hydrocarbon deposits in marine environments; B. Kelleher (DCU), C. Allen, L. Kulakov (QUB) Project Champion: Report

PP13   Development of versatile fuel cell technology to harvest energy from bio-mass and wastewater; Dr. W. Lin (QUB). Project Champion: B9 Organic Energy. Report

PP14   Volume reduction of sewage sludge and biogas recovery by sono-photocatalysis; Dr. F. Aiouache, Prof. C. Hardacre (QUB). Project Champion:

PP15   Increasing industrial wastewater reuse using membrane processes; Prof. F. Regan, Dr. B. Corcoran, Lorna Fitzsimons (DCU). Project Champion: Chevron

Pre-Proposals for Waste & Remediation (Soil & Groundwater) Cluster

PP1     Reclamation of wastewater generated in the production of shale gas; Washington Braida, Mahmoud Wazne (SIT). Project Champion:  Whiteford Geoservices. Report

PP8     Sustainable environmental monitoring methods applied to landfill sites; Dr. R. Doherty, Dr. J.C. Comte, Dr. R. Cassidy, Dr. U. Ofterdinger (QUB). Project Champion:  Belfast City Council

PP10   Application of molecular biology approaches for the study of microbial populations degrading hydrocarbon deposits in marine environments; B. Kelleher (DCU), C. Allen, L. Kulakov (QUB). Project Champion: Report

PP11   Development of a methodology to derive background and baseline concentrations for urban environments, by zoning to account for geology and previous land use; S. Cox, R. Doherty, J. McKinley (QUB). Project Champion:  Belfast City Council, NIEA. Report

PP15   Increasing industrial wastewater reuse using membrane processes; Prof. F. Regan, Dr. B. Corcoran, Lorna Fitzsimons (DCU). Project Champion: Chevron

Pre-Proposals for Environmental Monitoring Cluster

PP2     Development of microfluidic based platforms for monitoring heavy metals in water; Prof. D. Diamond (DCU). Project Champion: Modern Water

PP3     Design and development of a faecal indicator sensing platform; Prof. F. Regan (DCU). Project Champion:  T. E. Laboratories. Report

PP4     Autonomous platform design for monitoring total petroleum hydrocarbons in air and water; Prof. F. Ragan (DCU). Project Champion:  T. E. Laboratories. Report

PP5     The development of smart materials for use as a ‘chemical nose’ in the rapid detection of pollutants, pathogens, odours and analytes.  Leading to the development of early warning detection and monitoring sensing systems in the environment (C-SNOUT); James Chapman, Prof. F. Regan (DCU). Project Champion:  T. E. Laboratories

PP8     Sustainable environmental monitoring methods applied to landfill sites; Dr. R. Doherty, Dr. J.C. Comte, Dr. R. Cassidy, Dr. U. Ofterdinger (QUB). Project Champion:  Belfast City Council

PP12   Microelectrode detection, identification and quantification of PCBs in oil phase; Dr. A. Doherty (QUB). Project Champion: Report

PP15   Increasing industrial wastewater reuse using membrane processes; Prof. F. Regan, Dr. B. Corcoran, Lorna Fitzsimons (DCU). Project Champion: Chevron

Pre-Proposals for Energy from Biomass Cluster

PP13   Development of versatile fuel cell technology to harvest energy from bio-mass and wastewater; Dr. W. Lin (QUB). Project Champion: B9 Organic Energy. Report

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