Research Projects
  • 2018-2021: Integrated Concept for Converting Solid Waste to Energy (InConSolE) – Waste to Biocoal for Power Generation. PI: KBK; Co-I: MMR, KK. Funder: BEPRC.
  • 2017-2018: Study of the flash pyrolysis kinetics of Barapukuria Coal. PI: KBK. Funder: CASR, BUET.
  • 2016-2017: Pre-study: Liquefaction and upgrading of industrial by-products, wastes and residues. PI: KK. Funder: Swedish Energy Agency ( ca 110 k€)
  • 2015-2019: Advanced biofuel generation from biomass and waste via catalytic hydrothermal treatment and gasification. Co-I: KK. Funder: Joint Japan-Sweden Research Collaboration by Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (86 k€)
  • 2014-2016: Improved Cookstoves (ICSs) Related Development and Characterization. PI: MMR. Funder: World Bank.
  • 2014-2016: Biomass Briquette Making Process Development for use in ICS and their Test Marketing. PI: MMR. Funder: World Bank.
  • 2014-2016:  LTU Biosyngas Centre Program – work package 2: Catalytic gasification (employed by the project). Co-I: KK. Funder: Swedish Energy Agency and several companies (ca. 2.9 M€ )
  • 2014-2015: Improving biofuel production efficiency by gasification of by-products from biodiesel and ethanol production. Co-I: KK. Funder: LTU Area of Excellence in Research and Innovation: Renewable Energy (23 k€)
  • 2013-2015: Value at the end of the sanitation value-chain (VeSV). Co-I: MMR. Funder: IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre, Netherlands
  • 2013: In-situ high temperature pyrolysis of algal and woody biomass – functional group changes in resulting char prior to gasification. Co-I: KK. Funder: Infrared Microscopy Beamline, Australian Synchrotron (9 shifts of beam time)
  • 2012-2015: Cost effectiveness Assessment for Dust Control Measures in Dhaka. Co-I: MMR. Funder: World Bank.
  • 2012-2015: Industrial Emission Estimates in Dhaka & Chittagong, Bangladesh. Co-I: MMR. Funder: World Bank.
  • 2011-2013: Improving energy efficiency and emission characteristics of biomass cooking stoves. PI: MMR. Funder: Bangladesh Climate Change Trust (BCCT), MoE.