Staff Directory

Last Updated

12/05/2018

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01522 83 7953
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University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 7TS
United Kingdom

About Abby Samson

Abby Samson joined the School of Engineering in 2013 and is currently a Senior Lecturer.  Prior to this, she was a Research Fellow at the University of Leeds, working on biomass upgrading.  She has over 10 years of experience in fuels research.  Her main area of expertise deals with the development of renewable energy from thermochemical conversion of biomass including fundamental studies on biomass gasification, combustion and pyrolysis. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Leeds (2011) in the area of biomass conversion, a M.S. in Chemical Engineering from West Virginia University (2005) in the area of coal and carbon science and a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame (2003).

Department Responsibilities

Admissions Tutor Module leader for Combustion and Sustainable Fuels (EGR9011M) Module leader for Combustion, Fuels And Energy (EGR3029M) Member of the School Education Committee

Subject Specialism

Bioenergy, Biofuels, Renewables, Fuel Characterisation, Waste Upgrading

Qualifications

  • PhD — University of Leeds, 2011
  • MS (ChE) — West Virginia University, 2005
  • BS (ChE) — University of Notre Dame, 2003

Orcid ID

0000-0002-1979-9989

Research in the Lincoln Repository


Professional Affiliations

  • HEA — Associate Fellow
  • Combustion Institute — member
  • Energy Institute — member
  • IChemE — Associate Fellow
  • Royal Society of Chemistry — Member