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I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: - Sustainable energy and environmental systems - The circular economy for energy and materials - Biogas, biomass and biofuels - Energy, carbon and environmental life cycle assessment

20092020

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2019

Is the Fischer-Tropsch Conversion of Biogas-Derived Syngas to Liquid Fuels Feasible at Atmospheric Pressure?

Hakawati, R., Smyth, B., Daly, H., McCullough, G. & Rooney, D., 16 Mar 2019, In : Energies. 12, 6, 28 p., 1031.

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132 Downloads (Pure)
2018
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6 Citations (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of ploughing intensity on the carbon flux of temperate agricultural grasslands

Blair, J., Olave, R., Smyth, B., Sherry, E. & Reid, N., 2018, In : Aspect of Applied Biology. 139, p. 115-124

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33 Downloads (Pure)
6 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Carbon curves for the assessment of embodied carbon in the wastewater industry

Smyth, B. M., Davison, P. & Brow, P., 17 Feb 2017, In : Water and Environment Journal. 31, 1, p. 4-11

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1 Citation (Scopus)
325 Downloads (Pure)

Circular Biogas-Based Economy in a Rural Agricultural Setting

Blades, L., Morgan, K., Douglas, R., Glover, S., De Rosa, M., Cromie, T. & Smyth, B., 01 Sep 2017, In : Energy Procedia. 123, p. 89-96 8 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
420 Downloads (Pure)

What is the most energy efficient route for biogas utilization: Heat, electricity or transport?

Hakawati, R., Smyth, B., McCullough, G., deRosa, F. & Rooney, D., 15 Nov 2017, In : Applied Energy. 206, p. 1076-1087

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50 Citations (Scopus)
340 Downloads (Pure)
2014

A comparison of biodegradable municipal waste (BMW) management strategies in Ireland and the Czech Republic and the lessons learned

Závodská, A., Benesová, L., Smyth, B. & Morrissey, A. J., Nov 2014, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 92, p. 136–144 9 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

The impacts of replacing air bubbles with microspheres for the clarification of algae from low cell-density culture

Ometto, F., Pozza, C., Whitton, R., Smyth, B., Torres, A. G., Henderson, R. K., Jarvis, P., Jefferson, B. & Villa, R., 15 Apr 2014, In : Water Research. 53, p. 168-179

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Water efficiency as a means of reducing carbon emissions in Northern Ireland (NI) Water

Smyth, B., Crilly, A. & McDowell, K., 2013, In : Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology - AQUA. 62, 8, p. 525-533 9 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Determining the regional potential for a grass biomethane industry

Smyth, B. M., Murphy, J. D. & Smyth, H., 01 Jun 2011, In : Applied Energy. 88, 6, p. 2037-2049 13 p.

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39 Citations (Scopus)

The indirect effects of biofuels and what to do about them: The case of grass biomethane and its impact on livestock

Smyth, B. M. & Murphy, J. D., 01 Mar 2011, In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 5, 2, p. 165-184 20 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
2010

A biofuel strategy for Ireland with an emphasis on production of biomethane and minimization of land-take

Singh, A., Smyth, B. M. & Murphy, J. D., 01 Jan 2010, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 14, 1, p. 277-288 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Citations (Scopus)

Can grass biomethane be an economically viable biofuel for the farmer and the consumer?

Smyth, B. M., Smyth, H. & Murphy, J. D., 01 Sep 2010, In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 4, 5, p. 519-537 19 p.

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51 Citations (Scopus)

Can we meet targets for biofuels and renewable energy in transport given the constraints imposed by policy in agriculture and energy?

Smyth, B. M., Ó Gallachóir, B. P., Korres, N. E. & Murphy, J. D., 01 Nov 2010, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 18, 16-17, p. 1671-1685 15 p.

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55 Citations (Scopus)
2009

What is the energy balance of grass biomethane in Ireland and other temperate northern European climates?

Smyth, B. M., Murphy, J. D. & O'Brien, C. M., 01 Dec 2009, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 13, 9, p. 2349-2360 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

128 Citations (Scopus)