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Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
University of Science and Technology
Address:
Aleja Adama Mickiewicza 30, Kraków, PO: 30-059 (Poland)
Location
Aleja Adama Mickiewicza 30, Kraków, PO: 30-059 (Poland)
Structure
Type Of RI
Distributed
Coordinating Country
Poland
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 2015
Scientific Description
The Centre is a scientific and technological initiative aimed at support of sustainable development of energy and fuel sector in Poland, including innovative technologies for effective and environment-friendly utilization of coals. Main activities of the proposed RI are: 1.1. production, cleaning and pretreatment of a synthetic gas, hydrogen and synthetic fuels, carbon dioxide management; 1.2. increase of efficiency in production of electricity and heat; 1.3. integration between systems of energy production and polygeneration of energy carrier, taking into consideration fuel flexibility in integrated combined technology; 1.4. R&D in hydrogen economy;1.5. R&D in nuclear power technology; 1.6. advanced modeling of processes in energy technology and carbochemistry; 1.7. sustainable environmental protection in power and fuel industries, Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS); 1.8. development and application of advanced materials in power generation systems.

RI Keywords
Hydrogen, Power, Energy efficiency, Carbochemistry, Gasification, Advanced materials, Nuclear, Syngas, Fuels, Modelling, Energy
Classifications
RI Category
Aerospace and aerodynamics research facilities
Analytical Facilities
Energy Engineering Facilities (non nuclear)
Materials Synthesis or Testing Facilities
Extreme Conditions Facilities
Scientific Domain
Chemistry and Material Sciences
Engineering and Energy
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Services
Expert evaluations of required problems in power and fuel industry
expert opinion on environmental protection in energy and fuel sector
R&D in new and emerging energy technologies
material analysis for power industry
modeling of energy processes
Equipment
Apparatus for solid, liquid and gas fuel analysis,
Apparatus for investigation of sorption processes,
Stand for liquid fuels synthesis under increased pressure (twin reactors),
Elemental CHN analyser,
Equipment for investigation of gasication processes of solid fuels,
Test rigs for turbomachinery aerodynamics and heat transfer research;
Gas chromatographs and gas analyzers,
Experimental installation on the hydrodynamics of multi-phase systems flow;
Fluidised bed pilot plant installation,
TG/DTA analyzer coupled with MS – mass spectrometer
PIV equipment,
Ultra strong magnetic field magnet and proper equipment,
Isothermal flow reactor installation integrated with oxygen bundle and reactor for CO2 capture by solid sorbents,
Date of last update: 10/06/2013
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