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Recent Keynote and Plenary Lectures 2015-2017 :

1) Nzihou A., « An overview and challenges on alternative fuels and renewables », Conférence invitée- Université de Sherbrooke- Département de génie chimique et des biotechnologies, Sherbrooke- Canada- Octobrer 5, 2017

2) Nzihou A., « Innovative Catalysts for the Conversion of greenhouse gases (CO2 and CH4) from biowastes to energy and chemical », 7th International Congress on Biofuels and Bioenergy, Toronto, Canada, October 2-4, 2017

3) Nzihou A., « Conversion of greenhouse gases (CO2 and CH4) from biowastes to energy and chemical using innovative calcium phosphates catalysts », 15th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology, Rhodes, Greece, August 31 to September 2, 2017

4) Nzihou A., « Syngas production in dry reforming of methane using phosphate-based and conventional catalysts », 5th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management, June 21-24, Athens, Greece, 2017


Selection of Articles from 2015 :

1) J. Dong, NZIHOU A., Y. Chi, E. Weiss-Hortala, M. Ni, N. Lyczko, Y. Tang, M. Ducousso, Hydrogen-rich gas production from steam catalytic gasification of bio-char. Waste and Biomass Valorization, 2017, 8, 2735-2746.

2) Thanh Son PHAN, Abdoul Razac SANE, Bruna RÊGO de VASCONCELOS, Doan PHAM MINH, Patrick Sharrock, Didier GROUSET, NZIHOU A., Hydroxyapatite supported bimetallic cobalt and nickel catalysts for syngas production from dry reforming of methane. Accepted in Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2017.

3) P.M. Nigay, NZIHOU A., Thierry Cutard, Modeling of the thermal and mechanical properties of clay ceramics incorporating organic additives. Accepted in Materials Science & Engineering A, 2017.

4) P.M. Nigay, NZIHOU A., Thierry Cutard, The impact of the particle size distribution of organic additives on the microstructure of a clay ceramic and its thermal and mechanical properties. Accepted in Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 2017.

5) Doan PHAM MINH, Abdoul Razac SANE, Patrick SHARROCK, NZIHOU A., Alkali polyphosphate as new potential materials for thermal energy storage. Solar Energy 157 (2017) 277–283.

6) B. Rego de Vasconcelos, Doan Pham minh, NZIHOU A., P. Sharrock, Regeneration study of Ni/hydroxyapatite spent catalysts from dry reforming. Accepted in Catalysis Today, 2017.

7) R.Sani, NZIHOU A., Production of clay ceramics using agricultural wastes: study of properties, energy savings and environmental indicators. Accepted in Applied Clay Science, 2017.

8) P.M. Nigay, NZIHOU A., CE White, WO Soboyejo, Structure and Properties of Clay Ceramics for Thermal Energy Storage. Accepted in Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 2017.

9) L.M. Romero Millan, NZIHOU A., F.E. Sierra Vargas. Kinetic analysis of tropical lignocellulosic agrowastes pyrolysis. Accepted in BioEnergy Research, 2017.

10) Brian Stanmore, NZIHOU A. Can biomass be satisfactorily gasified under pressure using an aqueous slurry feed: Examination by simulation. Biomass and Bioenergy, Vol.97, p. 108-115, 2017.

11) Olumide Wesley Awe, Yaqian Zhao, NZIHOU A., Doan Pham Minh, Nathalie Lyczko, A Review of Biogas Utilisation, Purification and Upgrading Technologies. Waste and Biomass Valorization, DOI: 10.1007/s12649-016-9826-4.

12) Haroun SEBEI, Doan PHAM MINH, Nathalie LYCZKO, Patrick SHARROCK, NZIHOU A., Hydroxyapatite-based sorbents: Elaboration, characterization and application for the removal of catechol from the aqueous phase, Environmental Technology, DOI: 10.1080/09593330.2016.1271829.

13) Nathalie Lyczko, Haroun Sebei, NZIHOU A., Patrick Sharrock, Treatment of municipal wastewater with calcium phosphate: a new physicochemical purification step. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, Accepted in 2015.

14) P.M. Nigay, T.Cutard, NZIHOU A. The impact of heat treatment on the microstructure of a clay ceramic and its thermal and mechanical properties, Ceramics International, 43,2017, 1747-1754.

15) M. Hervy, S. Berhanu, E. Weiss-Hortala, A. Chesnaud, C. Gérente, A. Villot, D. Pham Minh, A. Thorel, L. Le Coq,NZIHOU A., Multi-scale characterisation of chars mineral species for tar cracking, Fuel, 2017, 189, 88-97.

16) Kuo Zeng, Daniel Gauthier, Doan Pham Minh, Elsa Weiss-Hortala, NZIHOU A., Gilles Flamant, Characterization of solar fuels obtained from beech wood solar pyrolysis, Fuel, 188, 2017, p. 285-293.

17) L.V. Koraha,P.M. Nigay, T. Cutard, NZIHOU A., S. Thomasa, The impact of the particle shape of organic additives on the anisotropy of a clay ceramic and its thermal and mechanical properties. Construction and Building Materials, 125, (2016) 654-660.

18) Bruna REGO DE VASCONCELOS, Lulu ZHAO, Patrick SHARROCK, NZIHOU A., Doan PHAM MINH, Catalytic transformation of carbon dioxide and methane into syngas over ruthenium and platinum supported hydroxyapatites, Applied Surface Science 390 (2016) 141–156.

19) Jun Dong, Yong Chi, Yuanjun Tang, Mingjiang Ni, NZIHOU A., Elsa Weiss-Hortala, Qunxing Huang, Effect of operating parameters and moisture content on municipal solid waste pyrolysis and gasification. Energy Fuels, 2016, 30 (5), pp 3994-4001

20) Nayane Macedo Portela da silva, Fabienne Espitalier, NZIHOU A., Precipitation Process of Calcium Phosphate from Calcium Carbonate Suspension. KONA Powder and Particle Journal No. 33 (2016) 219–227/Doi:10.14356/kona.2016002.

21) Doan PHAM MINH, NZIHOU A., Sharrock P. Production of sodium dihydrogenphosphate using sodium chloride and orthophosphoric acid. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2015, 54 (50), pp 12467-12473.

22) Augustina Ephraim, Victor Pozzobon, Olivier Louisnard, Doan PHAM MINH, NZIHOU A., Sharrock P. Simulation of biomass char gasification in a downdraft reactor for syngas production, AIChE journal, 62(4) (2016) 1079–1091.

23) Jun Dong, Yong Chi, Yuanjun Tang, Mingjiang Ni, NZIHOU A., Elsa Weiss-Hortala, and Qunxing Huang, Partitioning of Heavy Metals in Municipal Solid Waste Pyrolysis, Gasification, and Incineration. Energy & Fuels, 2015, 29 (11), pp 7516–7525.

24) Haroun SEBEI, Doan PHAM MINH, NZIHOU A., Sharrock P. Sorption behavior of Zn(II) ions on synthetic apatitic calcium phosphates. Applied Surface Science 357 (2015) 1958–1966.

25) Marwa Said, Laurent Cassayre, Jean-Louis Dirion, NZIHOU A., Xavier Joulia, Behavior of heavy metals during gasification of phytoextraction plants: thermochemical modelling. Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, Volume 37, 2015, pp 341-346.

26) Marion Ducousso, Elsa Weiss-Hortala, NZIHOU A., Reactivity enhancement of gasification biochars for catalytic applications. Fuel, 2015, 159, 491-499.

27) NZIHOU A., Stanmore B., The formation of Aerosols during the co-combustion of coal and biomass. Waste and Biomass Valorization, 2015, DOI: 10.1007/s12649-015-9390-3.

28) Naomi B. Klinghoffer, Marco J. Castaldi, NZIHOU A., Influence of char composition and inorganics on catalytic activity of char from biomass gasification. Fuel, 2015, 157, 37-47.

29) Bruna De Vasconcelos, Ngoc Dung Tran, Doan Pham Minh, NZIHOU A., Sharrock P., Synthesis of carbon nanotubes/hydroxyapatite composites using catalytic methane cracking. Composite Interface, Volume 22, Issue 7, September 2015, pages 673-687.

30) Sonia STITA, Marta GALERA MARTINEZ, Huynh PHAM XUAN, Doan PHAM MINH,NZIHOU A.,Sharrock P. Metal-doped apatitic calcium phosphates: preparation, characterization, and reactivity in the removal of hydrogen sulfide from gas phase. Composite Interfaces. Volume 22, Issue 6, July 2015, pages 503-515

31) Huynh Pham Xuan, Doan Pham Minh, Marta Galera Martinez, Ange Nzihou, Patrick Sharrock, Valorization of Calcium Carbonate-Based Solid Wastes for the Treatment of Hydrogen Sulfide from the Gas Phase, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 54(18) (2015) 4915-4922.

32) Pham Minh D.,Nzihou A.,Sharrock P., Sodium dihydrogen phosphate starting from sodium chloride and orthophosphoric acid via cation resin exchange. Phosphorus, Sulfur, and Silicon and the Related Elements. 190 (2015), 1743-1748.

33) Yasmine Daniels, Lyczko N., Nzihou A., Spiro D.Alexandratos, Modification of hydroxyapatite with ion-selective complexants:1-Hydroxyethane-1,1-diphosphonic acid.Industrial & engineering chemistry research, 2015, 54(2), 585-596.

34) Kuo Zeng, Pham Minh D., Gauthier Daniel, Weiss-Hortala Elsa, Nzihou A., Flamant Gilles, The effect of temperature and heating rate on char properties obtained from solar pyrolysis of beech wood.Bioresource Technology, 2015, 182, 114-119.

See more articles :

2010 to 2014

2007 to 2009

Befor 2007

Patents :

1) NZIHOU A., Doan PHAM MINH, Sharrock P. Matériaux à base de phosphate dans des systèmes de stockage thermique d’énergie. Patent WO 2015/189 A1, 17/12/2015.