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  • PhD (Chemical Engineering), University of Newcastle, 23/06/2000
  • Bachelor of Engineering, University of Newcastle, 30/04/1993


Research keywords

  • Chemical Engineering

Research expertise

  • Chemical Engineering

Fields of Research

090400Chemical Engineering45
091499Resources Engineering And Extractive Metallurgy Not Elsewhere Classified45
091599Interdisciplinary Engineering Not Elsewhere Classified10


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Chapter (1 outputs)

2013Liu Y, Zhou H, Liu YH, Stanger R, Elliot L, Wall T, Cen KF, 'The Study of Calcium Sulfate Decomposition by Experiments Under O2/CO2 Atmosphere', Cleaner Combustion and Sustainable World, Springer, Berlin 323-329 (2013) [B1]

Journal article (13 outputs)

2014Li H, Elliott L, Rogers H, Wall T, 'Comparative Study on the Combustion Performance of Coals on a Pilot-Scale Test Rig Simulating Blast Furnace Pulverized Coal Injection and a Lab-Scale Drop-Tube Furnace', ENERGY & FUELS, 28 363-368 (2014) [C1]
2014Belo LP, Spörl R, Shah KV, Elliott LK, Stanger RJ, Maier J, Wall TF, 'Sulfur capture by fly ash in air and oxy-fuel pulverized fuel combustion', Energy and Fuels, 28 5472-5479 (2014) [C1]
2014Belo LP, Elliott LK, Stanger RJ, Spörl R, Shah KV, Maier J, Wall TF, 'High-temperature conversion of SO2 to SO3: Homogeneous experiments and catalytic effect of fly ash from air and oxy-fuel firing', Energy and Fuels, 28 7243-7251 (2014) [C1]
2012Li H, Elliott LK, Rogers HP, Austin P, Jin Y, Wall TF, 'Reactivity study of two coal chars produced in a drop-tube furnace and a pulverized coal injection rig', Energy and Fuels, 26 4690-4695 (2012) [C1]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2009Wall TF, Liu Y, Spero C, Elliott LK, Khare S, Rathnam RK, et al., 'An overview on oxyfuel coal combustion: State of the art research and technology development', Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 87 1003-1016 (2009) [C1]
2009Rathnam RK, Elliott LK, Wall TF, Liu Y, Moghtaderi B, 'Differences in reactivity of pulverised coal in air (O-2/N-2) and oxy-fuel (O-2/CO2) conditions', Fuel Processing Technology, 90 797-802 (2009) [C1]
2008Elliott LK, Lucas JA, Happ J, Patterson J, Hurst H, Wall TF, 'Rate limitations of lime dissolution into coal ash slag', Energy & Fuels, 22 3626-3630 (2008) [C1]
2007Liu Y, Gupta R, Elliott LK, Wall TF, Fujimori T, 'Thermomechanical analysis of laboratory ash, combustion ash and deposits from coal combustion', Fuel Processing Technology, 88 1099-1107 (2007) [C1]
2005Buhre BJ, Elliott LK, Sheng C, Gupta RP, Wall TF, 'Oxy-fuel combustion technology for coal-fired power generation', Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, 31 283-307 (2005) [C1]
2005Al-Otoom A, Elliott LK, Moghtaderi B, Wall TF, 'The sintering temperature of ash, agglomeration, and defluidisation in a bench scale PFBC', Fuel, 84 109-114 (2005) [C1]
2000Al-Otoom A, Bryant GW, Elliott LK, Skrifars B, Hupa M, Wall TF, 'Experimental options for determining the temperature for the onset of sintering of coal ash', Energy and Fuels, 14 227-233 (2000) [C1]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2000Al-Otoom A, Elliott LK, Wall TF, Moghtaderi B, 'Measurements of the sintering kinetics of coal ash', Energy & Fuels, 14 994-1001 (2000) [C1]
1998Elliott LK, Wang S, Wall TF, Novak F, Lucas JA, Hurst H, et al., 'Dissolution of Lime into Synthetic Coal Ash Slags', Fuel Processing Technology, 56 45-53 (1998) [C1]


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Conference (17 outputs)

2013Shah K, Spörl R, Elliot L, Wall TF, 'Cost Estimates for the Sulfur Removal in Oxy-fuel Thermal Power Plant', Proceedings of the Australian Combustion Symposium, Perth, W.A. (2013) [E1]


2013Li H, Elliot L, Rogers H, Yu J, Wall TF, 'A Comparative Study on Coal Combustion in a Drop Tube Furnace and a Pulverised Coal Injection Rig', Proceedings of The Australian Combustion Symposium, Perth, W.A. (2013) [E1]
2010Abdul Gani ZF, Elliott LK, Liu Y, Moghtaderi B, Wall TF, 'Online monitoring of radiant emission from single burning coal particles in high temperature air and oxy-fuel environments comparison with predictions from a flame sheet model', The Proceedings of the 35th International Technical Conference on Clean Coal & Fuel Systems, Florida, USA (2010) [E1]
2009Rathnam RK, Elliott LK, Liu Y, Moghtaderi B, Wall TF, Eriksson K, Stromberg L, 'Reactivity of pulverised coals in air (O2/N2) and oxy-fuel (O2/CO2) conditions', 1st Oxyfuel Combustion Conference: Book of Abstracts, Cottbus, Germany (2009) [E2]
2008Schnurrer S, Elliott LK, Wall TF, 'Influence of oxy-fuel environment on sulphur species in ash from pulverized coal combustion', 7th International Symposium on Gas Cleaning at High Temperatures: Proceedings, Shoal Bay, NSW (2008) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2008Liu Y, Elliott LK, Wall TF, Gupta R, 'Melting behaviour of heat-treated crystalline minerals common in coal', Impacts of Fuel Quality on Power Production and the Environment.. Papers, Banff, Alberta (2008) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2006Rathnam RK, Elliott LK, Moghtaderi B, Gupta RP, Wall TF, 'Differences in Coal Reactivity in Air and Oxy-Fuel Conditions and Implications for Coal Burnout', The Proceedings of the 31st International Technical Conference on Coal Utilization & Fuel Systems, Florida, USA (2006) [E2]
2006Wall TF, Elliott LK, Khare S, Liu Y, 'Ash Impacts in Oxy-Fuel Combustion', Proceedings: Impacts of Fuel Quality on Power Production, Utah, USA (2006) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2006Liu Y, Gupta RP, Elliott LK, Wall TF, Fujimori T, 'Thermomechanical Analysis of Laboratory Ash, Combustion Ash and Deposits from Coal Combustion', Proceedings: Impacts of Fuel Quality on Power Production, Utah, USA (2006) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2005Khare S, Wall TF, Gupta RP, Elliott LK, Buhre BJ, 'Retrofitting of a Conventional Coal Fired Plant to Oxy-Firing: Heat Transfer Impacts for the Furnace and Associated Oxygen Levels', Proceedings of the 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, Adelaide (2005) [E1]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2005Khare S, Wall TF, Gupta RP, Elliott LK, Buhre BJ, 'Retrofitting of Air-Fired pf Plant to Oxy-Fuel: Heat Transfer Impacts for the Furnace and Convective Pass, and Associated Oxygen Production Requirements', The Proceedings of the 30th International Technical Conference on Coal Utilization & Fuel Systems, Florida, USA (2005) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2005Elliott LK, Liu Y, Buhre BJ, Khare S, Martin JE, Gupta RP, Wall TF, 'An Experimental and Mathematical Modelling Study Comparing the Reactivity and Burnout of Pulverized Coal in Air (O2/N2)and Oxyfuel (O2/CO2) Environments', Proceedings of the International Conference on Coal Science and Technology, 2005, Okinawa, Japan (2005) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2001Sanders D, Conroy A, Elliott LK, Wall TF, 'Coal blending for power generation - A state-of-the-art review', Proceedings, Australia-Japan Coal Research Workshop, University of Newcastle (2001) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

2000Gupta RP, Bryant GW, Gupta SK, Rezaei H, Elliott LK, Wall TF, 'The character and impact of char/ash and slag in an oxygen blown entrained flow gasifier', Proceedings, The 10th Japan/Australia Joint Technical Meeting on Coal, Fukouka, Japan (2000) [E1]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

1999Al-Otoom A, Elliott LK, Wall TF, Moghtaderi B, 'Sintering kinetics of coal ash', 1999 Australian Sumposium on Combustion and The Sixth Australian Flame Days, Newcastle (1999) [E1]
1999Al-Otoom A, Bryant GW, Elliott LK, Wall TF, 'Experimental options for measuring the onset of sintering temperature of coal ash', Proceedings, 9th Annual Japan/Australia Joint Technical Meeting on Coal, Melbourne (1999) [E2]

Co-authors: TERRY WALL

1998Patterson JH, Hurst HJ, Elliott LK, Novak F, 'Evaluation of Australian Bituminous Coals for Advanced Power Generation: Slagging Characteristics for Integrated Gasification - Combined Cycle', Proceedings of the 8th Australian Coal Science Conference, The University of New South Wales (1998) [E1]
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Grants and Funding


Number of grants1
Total funding$149,000

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2015 (1 grants)

Volatile release during pulverized coal injection as a factor in determining combustability$149,000
Funding Body: Australian Coal Research Limited

Project Team
Doctor Liza Elliott
Australian Coal Association Research Program (ACARP)Chief Investigator
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Research Supervision

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Dr Liza Elliott

Work Phone(02) 4921 7442
Fax(02) 4921 6521
PositionResearch Associate
School of Engineering
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Engineering B - Chemical,
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308