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ARC Discovery & LIEF Funding for Training Centre Researchers

November 2, 2016

ARC Discovery & LIEF Funding for Training Centre Researchers

LNG Futures Researchers have been awarded $584,000 in Australian Research Council (ARC) funding. This includes the Discovery Project “CO2-CH4 exchange in porous media for carbon neutral energy production” and the LIEF grant for an acoustic levitation facility. Carbon Neutral Energy Production Training Centre Chief Investigator Professor Mike Johns, Director Professor Eric May and Dr. Paul Stanwix…

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Separation & Sensing Industry Workshop

October 28, 2016

Separation & Sensing Industry Workshop

Earlier this month over 35 attendees from more than 15 companies attended a half-day Separations and Sensing Industry workshop. The workshop showcased research from the LNG Futures research group and sought to introduce engineers to the research being undertaken at UWA; and to facilitate industry-led feedback to better target future research. Researchers from the group…

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Minister L’Estrange LNG Visit

October 7, 2016

Minister L’Estrange LNG Visit

This week we hosted WA State Minister Sean L’Estrange at our Gas Processing Laboratories at the Australian Resources Research Centre (ARRC) in Kensington. Professor May presented briefly on the Training Centre for LNG Futures, our research and Micro-Scale LNG Plant project before touring the laboratories.  The lab tour covered aspects of the LNG production process;…

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NMR Research presented in Europe

September 20, 2016

NMR Research presented in Europe

Training Centre Chief Investigator Professor Michael Johns recently returned from two weeks in Europe. He visited the University in Leeds and attended two conferences in the UK and Italy presenting aspects of his NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) research. At the conference MRPM13 (Magnetic Resonance in Porous Media) in Bologna, Italy Mike presented his work on…

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Kenneth Neil Marsh (1939 – 2016)

September 12, 2016

Kenneth Neil Marsh (1939 – 2016)

Our research group at UWA recently farewelled Ken Marsh, an exceptional friend and colleague.  Centre Director Professor Eric May and Research Fellow Dr. Tom Hughes have composed the following obituary to be published in the Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data in memory of Ken. Kenneth Neil Marsh was born in Melbourne, Australia on 27th December…

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Researcher – Industry Mentoring Program Kicks Off

September 8, 2016

Researcher – Industry Mentoring Program Kicks Off

This week researchers from the Training Centre met over lunch with Chevron engineers to launch the Mentoring Program for the ARC ITTC for LNG Futures. Six engineers from Chevron were matched with Training Centre PhD students and Research Fellows. The Chevron mentors have expertise in the areas of Subsea Facilities Engineering, Flow Assurance, Process Engineering…

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Industry Workshop – Seoul

September 6, 2016

Industry Workshop – Seoul

Last week Professor Eric May and Dr. Zachary Aman travelled to Seoul, South Korea to deliver a Gas Processing and Flow Assurance industry workshop. The workshop was held over two days and hosted by Partner Investigator Prof. Yuatek Seo from Seoul University.  Over 40 engineers from the South Korean Oil & Gas Industry attended.  Course…

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Chemical Thermodynamics Conference, China

September 2, 2016

Chemical Thermodynamics Conference, China

Five Researchers from the LNG Futures Training Centre and Fluid Science & Resource research group were in Guilin, China last week for the 24th International Conference on Chemical Thermodynamics (ICCT-2016). They joined over 200 researchers presenting their work in Chemical Thermodynamics and Calorimetry. Training Centre Director, Professor Eric May presented a Plenary lecture titled Thermophysical…

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2016 Science Cafe

August 26, 2016

2016 Science Cafe

Two of our PhD students took part in the Scitech Science Café held at UWA on Wednesday morning this week. The event gave year 10 and 11 high school students the opportunity to talk in small groups to STEM professionals including scientists, engineers and PhD students about careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Over…

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efNMR Flow Meter Researcher Wins Award

July 18, 2016

efNMR Flow Meter Researcher Wins Award

Congratulations to Fluid Science Resources PhD student Keelan O’Neill who recently received the overall award at the JCEC Postgraduate Research Excellence Awards.  Keelan’s research is for a multiphase flow meter that uses earth’s field Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) technology to measure individual component flow rates such as gas, water and oil in pipelines. The flowmeter…

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