• School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    Accepting PhD Students

    PhD projects

    Policy impacts of bioenergy systems
    Life cycle assessment of waste recycling/recovery to inform circular economy strategy

    Personal profile

    PhD Supervision

    I am keen to hear from potential research studnets interested in process modelling, life cycle assessment, techno-economic analysis, greenhouse gas balances, resource assessment, integrated assessment and policy issues related to biomass and low carbon energy.

    Contact Details

    E-mail: p.thornley@aston.ac.uk

    Phone: +44 (0)121 204 3671

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
    • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
    • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
    • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
    • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
    • SDG 13 - Climate Action
    • SDG 15 - Life on Land

    Education/Academic qualification

    PhD, The influence of feedstock properties on gasification plant performance, University of Ulster

    1 Aug 19931 Jul 1996

    Award Date: 1 Jul 1996

    BSc, Physics, University of Durham

    1 Oct 19901 Jul 1993

    Award Date: 1 Jul 1993

    External positions

    Editor in chief, Biomass and Bioenergy, Elsevier

    1 Dec 2018 → …

    Keywords

    • GE Environmental Sciences
    • TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
    • QD Chemistry
    • SD Forestry

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