Grupos de Investigación



M.G. Montiano, E. Díaz-Faes, C. Barriocanal. Effect of briquette composition and size on the quality of the resulting coke. Fuel Processing Technology, 148, 155-162 (2016)

M.G. Montiano, E. Díaz-Faes, C. Barriocanal. Kinetics of co-pyrolysis of sawdust, coal and tar. Bioresource Technology, 205, 222-229 (2016)

B. Acevedo, C. Barriocanal. Simultaneous adsorption of Cd2+ and reactive dye on mesoporous nanocarbons. RSC Adv., 5, 95247–95255 (2015)

B.Acevedo, R. P. Rocha, M.F.R. Pereira, J.L. Figueiredo, C. Barriocanal. Adsorption of dyes by ACs prepared from waste tyre reinforcing fibre. Effect of texture, surface chemistry and pH. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 459, 189–198 (2015)

Beatriz Acevedo, Carmen Barriocanal. Preparation of MgO-templated carbons from waste polymeric fibres. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 209, 30–37 (2015)

B. Acevedo, A.M.Fernández, C.Barriocanal. Identification of polymers in waste tyre reinforcing fibre by thermal analysis and pyrolysis. Journal ofAnalytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 111, 224–232 (2015)

M.G. Montiano, A.M. Fernández, E. Díaz-Faes, C. Barriocanal. Tar from biomass/coal-containing briquettes. Evaluation of PAHs. Fuel, 154, 261–267 (2015)

B. Acevedo, C. Barriocanal. The influence of the pyrolysis conditions in a rotary oven on the characteristics of the products. Fuel Processing Technology, 131, 109–116 (2015)

A.M. Fernández, C. Barriocanal, E. Díaz-Faes. Recycling tyre wastes as additives in industrial coal blends for cokemaking. Fuel Processing Technology, 132, 173–179 (2015)

B. Acevedo, C. Barriocanal, I. Lupul, G. Gryglewicz. Properties and performance of mesoporous activated carbons from scrap tyres, bituminous wastes and coal. Fuel, 151, 83-90 (2015)

B. Acevedo, C. Barriocanal. Texture and surface chemistry of activated carbons obtained from tyre wastes. Fuel Processing Technology, 119, 274-284 (2015)

M. Castro-Díaz, M. F. Vega, C. Barriocanal, and C. E. Snape. Utilization of Carbonaceous Materials To Restore the Coking Properties of Weathered Coals. Energy & Fuels, 119, 274-284 (2015)


Melendi, S., Barriocanal, C., Alvarez, R., Diez, M.A. Influence of low-density polyethylene addition on coking pressure. Fuel, 119, 274-284 (2014)

B. Acevedo, Barriocanal, C. Fuel-oils from co-pyrolysis of scrap tyres with coal and a bituminous waste. Influence of oven configuration. Fuel, 125, 155-163 (2014)

Montiano, M.G., Díaz-Faes, E., Barriocanal, C. Partial briquetting vs direct addition of biomass in coking blends. Fuel 137, 313-320 (2014)

A. M. Fernández, C. Barriocanal, S. Gupta, D.French. Effect of Blending Carbon-Bearing Waste with Coal on Mineralogy and Reactivity of Cokes. Energy & Fuels 28 (1), 291-298 (2014)

M.G. Montiano, E. Díaz-Faes, C. Barriocanal, R. Alvarez. Influence of biomass on metallurgical coke quality. Fuel, 116, 175-182 (2014)


S. Kokonya, M. Castro-Díaz, C. Barriocanal, C. E. Snape. An investigation into the effect of fast heating on fluidity development and coke quality for blends of coal and biomass. Biomass and Bioenergy, 56, 295-306 (2013)

B. Acevedo, C. Barriocanal, R. Alvarez. Pyrolysis of blends of coal and tyre wastes in a fixed bed reactor and a rotary oven. Fuel, 113, 817–825 (2013)

M.G. Montiano, C. Barriocanal, R. Alvarez. Effect of the addition of waste sawdust on thermoplastic properties of a coal. Fuel, 106, 537-543 (2013)


A.M. Fernández, C. Barriocanal, R. Alvarez. Pyrolysis of a waste from the grinding of scrap tyres. J. Hazardous Materials, 203-204, 236-243 (2012)

A.M. Fernández, C. Barriocanal, M.A. Díez, R. Alvarez. Evaluation of bituminous wastes as coal fluidity enhancers. Fuel, 101, 45-52 (2012)


S. Melendi, M.A. Díez, R. Alvarez, C. Barriocanal. Plastic wastes, lube oils and carbochemical products as secondary feedstocks for blast-furnace coke production. Fuel Proc. Technol., 92, 471-478 (2011)

S. Melendi, M.A. Díez, R. Alvarez, C. Barriocanal. Relevance of the composition of municipal plastic wastes for metallurgical coke production. Fuel, 90, 1431-1438 (2011)


A.M. Fernández, C. Barriocanal, M.A. Díez, R. Alvarez. Importance of the textural characteristics of inert additives in the reduction of coal thermoplastic properties. Fuel 89, 3388-3392 (2010)