Dr. Mohamed Pourkashanian



Professor M. Pourkashanian: is the Head of Energy Institute at the University of Sheffield. He holds a chair in Energy Engineering, is the General Secretary for the International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF) and is Managing Director of the Translational Energy Research Centre National Facilities. He has completed numerous major research projects on clean energy technology, receiving substantial grants from the EPSRC, EU, and NATO. During his career at Universities of Sheffield and Leeds Professor Pourkashanian has successfully managed over 100 research contracts and grants, with a total value well over £90 million –with active research grants for 2019 is in excess of £19M relating to clean energy projects.

His research is in the field of future clean and sustainable energy technology. He and his students have authored over 415 publications in refereed journals and conferences and have co-authored a few books on coal and biomass combustion. Professor Pourkashanian has graduated over 87 Ph.D. candidates and supervised over 40 postdoctoral scholars. He is currently supervising 28 Ph.D. graduate students and 15 research associate/fellows, Chair of International CCS Test Centre, member of Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF): Industrial Decarbonisation Advisory Group, Fellow of the Energy Institute and Chartered Engineer.

IMPORTANT DATES
Apr
15
2021

Final Extended Paper Submission Deadlines

Apr
22
2021

Final Extended Notification to Authors

Apr
27
2021

Final Extended Early-Bird Registration