Benteng Wu
PhD Student
Postgraduate Student
UCC Energy Transition Advanced Fuels in the Circular Economy

Overview 

Benteng Wu is currently doing his PhD in the Bioenergy and Biofuels Group and involved in an EPA research programme which is mainly focuses on the production of advanced gaseous biomethane transport fuel in an integrated circular cascading bio-based system. That project includes (1) systems integration and optimisation for biogas production and upgrading to advanced green gas, and (2) sustainability validation of advanced biofuel production. 

Background

Benteng Wu is currently doing his PhD in the Bioenergy and Biofuels Group in ERI, MaREI centre, UCC. He accomplished his master’s degree in Hefei University Technology (HFUT), Anhui, China in 2018 (Architectural and Civil Engineering) with the awards of Anhui Province Excellent Graduates and HFUT Excellent Graduates. He has a bachelor’s degree in Water Supply and Drainage Engineering from Hefei University Technology, China in 2015. His research interests include biogas, bioenergy, biochar, power to gas; conductive materials, circular cascading bio-based system including combination technologies. He also has research experience in industrial wastewater treatment from his master.