PhD Defense, Feb. 5, Robin Wegge

Mr. Robin Wegge of Ruhr-Universität Bochum has submitted the following academic thesis: Thermodynamic Properties of the (Argon + Carbon Dioxide) System: Instrument Development with Density and Speed-of-Sound Measurements The defence will take place on February 5, 2016 at Ruhr-Universität Bochum in the engineer’s building ‚IC. The assessment committee consists of: Head: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Viktor Scherer 1st Reviewer: Read More


SINTEF-seminar: Kan Norge ta lederrollen innenfor CO2-håndtering?

For å nå 2-gradersmålet, må verden ta i bruk teknologi for fangst, transport og lagring av CO2. Ikke bare fra industriutslipp og kraftproduksjon, men også fra biomasse. Paris-avtalen betyr at CO2-håndtering (CCS) også må bidra til løsninger som fjerner CO2-molekyler fra naturens kretsløp. Norge har interesse av at CCS får en vid utbredelse, blant annet Read More


New BIGCCS PhD – Marcin Dutka

Marcin Dutka successfully defended his PhD thesis titled «Emissions of nitrogen oxides from partially premixed flames stabilized on a conical bluff body» on December 2. Hydrogen is present in the fuel gases of many industrial process, such as refineries, as a by-product and it is the decarbonized energy carrier in pre-combustion CO2 capture routes. Although Read More


CLIMIT 10 years – BIGCCS videos

CLIMIT celebrates its 10 year anniversary in 2015, and in that connection three video presentations have been produced with central BIGCCS researchers. See the presentations of Svend Tollak Munkejord, Malin Torsæter and Nils Anders Røkke (in Norwegian). When CLIMIT was started 10 years ago, the goal was improved and more sustainable technologies for the capture, transport Read More


Ensuring that CO2 stays underground

BIGCCS researcher Peder Eliasson is interviewed by GEMINI.no about his research activities on CO2 storage. In this article he explains what is done to ensure that the stored CO2 actually remains underground. Read the article here (in Norwegian).