Dissemination activities on VULKANO H2020 project

07/19/2019 by cidaut

Two new different diffusion actions have been carried out within VULKANO H2020 Project.

The first one was the assistance to the 9th European Combustion Meeting between 14th and 18th of April in Lisbon (Portugal). It was presented the poster entitled: “Natural Gas replacement by syngas in Resource Energy Intensive Industries (REII) burners: numerical CFD evaluation”. This poster gathered the theoretical study for the natural gas substitution by syngas as well as the burner modifications required to achieve the VULKANO objective of co-firing syngas from

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VULKANO project continues with the III General Assembly Meeting

10/22/2018 by cidaut

The third General Assembly Meeting of VULKANO project took place in Warsaw on 4-5th July 2018 in presence of the Project Technical Advisor of the European Commission. The meeting gathered more than 30 members of 11 companies located in 6 different countries, in order to review the general status of the project after the first twenty four months of execution.

The project has satisfactorily achieved its objectives throughout this time, obtaining useful results:

Operating conditions of the two demo site furnaces (steel ...

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CIDAUT presents VULKANO in ECOS2018

07/27/2018 by cidaut

ECOS 2018 is the 31st International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems which has been taken place in Guimarães between the 18th and the 21st of June.

Main topics discussed during the conference have been exergy as a process optimization, ORC, thermal recovery, fuel cells, energy storage, renewable energy, combustion, etc.

Under VULKANO Project CIDAUT’s paper entitled “Application of the CFD simulation to the evaluation of natural gas replacement by syngas in

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VULKANO project continues with the First Review Meeting

03/15/2018 by cidaut

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The first Review Meeting of VULKANO project took place in Zaragoza on 13-14th December 2017 with the presence of the Project Technical Advisor of the European Commission. The meeting gathered more than 30 members from the consortium in order to review the general status of the project after the first eighteen months of execution.

The project has satisfactorily achieved its objectives throughout this time, obtaining useful results:

Operating conditions of the two demo site furnaces (steel and ceramic ...

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VULKANO project continues with the II General Assembly

09/12/2017 by cidaut

The second General Assembly of VULKANO project took place at the city of Celje (Slovenia) on 5-6th July 2017.The meeting gathered 30 members from the consortium in order to review the general status of the project after the first twelve months of execution.

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Along this time, the project has accomplished its objectives according to the working programme, providing consistent results:

Definition of the technical specifications and conceptual designs of the furnace for the two demos (steel and ceramic) Conceptual designs for ...

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CIDAUT attended the EU-Brazil Workshop on Advanced Biofuels

04/08/2016 by cidaut

The European Commission (EC), The Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI), the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and the Brazilian National Council of State Funding Agencies (CONFAP) organized the EU-Brazil Workshop: Coordinated Call on Advanced Biofuels the past 9th of March where we had the opportunity to assist, and promote our project idea for the call H2020-LCE-22-2016.

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This Workshop aimed to offer to Brazilian and European researchers an opportunity for networking, discussion and preparing joint activities

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