Publications, Activities, and Awards

  • Application of artificial intelligence to estimate life cycle GHG emissions in the production of transportation fuels from bitumen
  • Assessment of energy storage technologies: a literature review; formerly Techno-economic and life cycle assessments of electrical energy storage technologies: a literature review
  • Assessment of the impacts of process-level energy efficiency improvement on greenhouse gas mitigation potential in the petroleum refining sector
  • Developing a framework for natural gas transmission GHG life cycle assessments
  • Developing a greenhouse gas life cycle assessment framework for natural gas transmission pipelines
  • Development of rigorous refining model simulation models to determine the greenhouse gas emission impact of Canadian crude oil blends in a refinery
  • Development of techno-economic and greenhouse gas emissions models for the assessment of valuable metals recovery from the oil sands
  • Evaluating energy and greenhouse gas emission footprints of thermal energy storage systems for concentrated solar power applications
  • Evaluation of energy and GHG emissions’ footprints of bitumen extraction using Enhanced Solvent Extraction Incorporating Electromagnetic heating technology
  • Evaluation of energy and greenhouse gas emissions of bitumen-derived fuels from toe-to-heel air injection extraction technology
  • Extending sensitivity analysis using regression to effectively disseminate life cycle assessment results
  • Identification of best energy efficiency opportunities in Alberta’s petroleum refining sector
  • Life cycle assessment of greenhouse gas emissions of upgrading and refining bitumen from the solvent extraction process
  • Quantifying uncertainty in life cycle assessments of transportation fuels
  • Techno-economic and life cycle assessments of the natural gas supply chain from production sites in Canada to north and southwest Europe
  • The development of a process simulation model for energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions of a vapor solvent-based oil sands extraction and recovery process
  • The development of a techno-economic model for the extraction, transportation, upgrading, and shipping of Canadian oil sands products to the Asia-Pacific region
  • The development of net energy ratio and life cycle assessment of large-scale energy storage systems
  • Which crudes have the lowest GHG emission intensity? A discussion on perspective