Congratulations to PhD student Ali Ekhtiari who is the inaugural recipient of the MacElroy Energy Research Bursary in the UCD School of Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering. Ali's research is focused on modelling the Gas Network, with special emphasis on the inclusion of renewable generated Hydrogen for the decarbonation of gas fueled home heating. For more information on Ali's research see the research page EUI7: Diversification of Gas End Use and Supply and the ESIPP Publications page.
The MacElroy Energy Research Bursary is awarded to an outstanding research graduate student based on a submitted essay which demonstrates a deep understanding of their aspect of Energy Research and outlines their contribution to the field.
Left to right, Associate Professor Damian Flynn (secondary supervisor), School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Professor Eoin Casey, Head of School, Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering, Professor Don MacElroy, Ali Ekhtiari & Dr Eoin Syron (supervisor), School of Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering