Emeritus Professor Keith King

Professor
  Org Unit School of Chemical Engineering
  Email keith.king@adelaide.edu.au
  Telephone +61 8 8313 5448
  Location Floor/Room 1 16 ,  Engineering South ,   North Terrace

TBC

Kinetics & Reactor Design

Thermodynamics

Combustion

Combustion (flames, ignition and explosions, and soot formation)

Energy

Biodiesel

Laser diagnostics

Gas to liquids (GTL) conversion technologies

Reaction kinetics, energy transfer and catalysis

Microalgal engineering (photobioreactors)

Some recent publications:

V. A. Stamatov, K. D. King, and D. K. Zhang, "Ignition of Combustible Atmospheres Caused by Uniform and Non-Uniform Radiation Heating of an Inert Particle", Combustion Science and Technology, 178, 1325-1344 (2006).

N. H. Qamar, G. J. Nathan, Z. T. Alwahabi, and K. D. King, "The Effect of Global Mixing on Soot Volume Fraction: Measurements in Simple Jet, Precessing Jet and Bluff Body Flames", Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 30, 1493-1500, (2005).

V. A. Stamatov, K. D. King, and D. K. Zhang, "Explosions of Methane/Air Mixtures Induced by Radiation-Heated Large Inert Particles", Fuel, 84, 2086-2092 (2005).

N. H. Qamar, G. J. Nathan, Z. T. Alwahabi, and K. D. King, "Effects of Turbulent Mixing on Soot Sheet Dimensions", ASPACC '05, Fifth Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, Proceedings, ISBN 0-9757855-1-6, The Combustion Institute, 2005, pp. 349-352 (2005).

K. J. Victory, D. M. Lewis, C. J. Thomas, J. M. Kumar, K. D. King, "Analysis and Classification of Antimicrobial Compounds Produced by Microalgae and Cyanobacteria", 7th World Congress of Chemical Engineering (2005).

M. D. Roberts, D. K. Desai, K. D. King, and D. Price, "Further Development of a Mathematical Model for an Internally Radiating Air-Lift Photobioreactor", Chemeca 2004, 32nd Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Proceedings, ISBN: 1-877040126, 2004, CD-ROM, Paper #136, 6 pp., (2004).

V. A. Stamatov, K. D. King, and D. K. Zhang, "Ignition Hazard from Internally and Externally Heated Objects in an Explosible Environment", 7th Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Combustion and Energy Utilization (APISCEU), Proceedings, C. S. Cheung, C. W. Leung, T. L. Chan, and T. T. Wong, Eds., The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, ISBN 962-367-451-1, Paper #199, 5 pp., (2004).

D. Ey, P. J. Ashman, and K. D. King, "Ammonia Oxidation in Premixed Flames of Low Calorific Value Fuel Gas", Chemeca 2004, 32nd Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Proceedings, ISBN: 1-877040126, CD-ROM, Paper #145, 6 pp., (2004).

J. Zhu, D. K. Zhang, J. Bromley, F. Barnes, and K. D. King, "CH4 Reforming by Direct Partial Oxidation: High Temperatures Tests and Validating Reaction Mechanism", Combustion Science and Technology in Asia-Pacific Area: Today and Tomorrow, ASPACC-2003, Fourth Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, Proceedings, Xuchang Xu and Changsui Zhao, Eds., Southeast University Press, ISBN: 7-81089-376-9, 2003, pp. 418-421.

J. R. Barker, L. M. Yoder, and K. D. King, "Vibrational Energy Transfer Modeling of Non-Equilibrium Polyatomic Reaction Systems", Journal of Physical Chemistry A, (Feature Article), 105, 796-809 (2001).

Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, FIChemE

Fellow of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, FRACI

Senior Member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, MAIChE

Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry, MRSC

Combustion Institute (Australia & New Zealand Section)

The American Chemical Society

Australian Association of von Humboldt Fellows

Australian Filbright Association

Energy

Combustion

Biodiesel

Environment

Catalysis

Microalgae

Process Technologies

TBC

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