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Dr Dai Completed a Bachelor of Engineering degree at Wuhan University of Technology (China) in 2006 and a Master of engineering degree at University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (China) in 2009. His PhD research project focussed on co-gasification for the purpose of improving the efficient use of low-rank fuels. His postdoctoral research project examines fly ash vitrification. His research interests include clean coal technology, ash slagging, energy evaluation for process design and fly ash utilisation. He has more than 10 publications in high quality journals in the solid fuel area.

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 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Research area keywords

  • Clean coal technology, Ash slagging. Fly ash vitrification, Pyrolysis and gasification


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