Publications

F Kavousi, M Semmens, E Syron, E Casey.
Study of mass transfer and hydrodynamic performance of confined hollow fiber membrane modules.
12th International Conference on Membrane Science and Technology, 1-3 November 2015, Tehran, Iran.

F Kavousi, M Semmens, E Syron, E Casey.
Experimental and numerical study of mass transfer and hydrodynamic performance of confined hollow fiber membrane modules.
Euro Membranes conference, Aachen German, 5th-10th Sept, 2015.

Eoin Syron*, Eoin Casey*
“Reducing the energy consumption of aerobic sewage treatment by removing the bubbles”
2nd IWA Specialized International Conference ecoSTP2014 EcoTechnologies for Wastewater Treatment Technical, Environmental & Economic Challenges Verona, Italy | 23-27 June 2014.

Syron, E., Vale, P., Casey, E., (2014)
‘Where did the bubbles go? How to reduce the energy requirements for municipal wastewater treatment.
IWA Leading Edge Technology, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Syron, E., Wright, P., MacMahon P., Casey, E. (2013)
Effect of Biofilm control on Nitrification in a Membrane Aerated Biofilm.’
2013 Biofilm Conference, Paris, France.


Journal Publication are listed below.
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2016

Fatemeh Kavousi, Eoin Syron, Michael Semmens, Eoin Casey (2016)
‘Hydrodynamics and gas transfer performance of confined hollow fibre membrane modules with the aid of computational fluid dynamics’.
Journal of Membrane Science, 513 :117-128

2015

Syron, E, Semmens, MJ, Casey, E (2015)
Performance analysis of a pilot-scale membrane aerated biofilm reactor for the treatment of landfill leachate’
Chemical Engineering Journal 273: 120-129

2014

E. Syron, E Casey; (2014)
Membrane bioreactors. In: Anil Kumar Pabby, Ana Maria Sastre, and Syed S.H. Rizvi (eds).
Handbook of Membrane Separations: Chemical, Pharmaceutical, and Biotechnological Applications, Second Edition. USA: CRC Press.
(In Press)

2013

Hanay, O., Taşkan, E., Yildiz, B., Hasar, H. and Casey, E. (2013)
Gas/substrate fluxes and microbial community in phenol biodegradation using an O2-based membrane biofilm reactor.
CLEAN – Soil, Air, Water, (In Press, DOI: 10.1002/clen.201200414)

1999-2012

Heffernan, B., Murphy, C., Syron, E. and Casey, E.; (2009)
‘Treatment of fluoroacetate by a Pseudomonas fluorescens biofilm grown in a membrane aerated biofilm reactor’.
Environmental Science and Technology,
43 :6776-6785.

Syron, E., Kelly, H., Casey, E.; (2009)
‘Studies on the effect of concentration of a self-inhibitory substrate on biofilm reaction rate under co-diffusion and counter diffusion configurations’. Journal of Membrane Science, 335 (1):76-82.

Syron, E., Casey, E.; (2008)
‘Membrane aerated biofilms for high rate biotreatment: performance appraisal, engineering principles, scale-up and development requirements’. Environmental Science and Technology, 42 (6):1833-1844.

Syron, E., Casey, E.; (2008)
‘Model-based comparative performance analysis of membrane aerated biofilm reactor configurations’.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering
, 99 (6):1361-1373.

Casey E; (2007)
‘Tracer measurements reveal experimental evidence of biofilm consolidation’.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 98 (4):913-918.

Rishell, S., Casey, E., Glennon, B. and G. Hamer; (2004)
‘Characteristics of a Methanotrophic Culture in a Membrane-Aerated Biofilm Reactor’.
Biotechnology Progress, 20 (4):1082-1090.

E. Casey, S. Rishell, B. Glennon and G. Hamer; (2004) ‘Engineering aspects of a mixed methanotrophic culture in a membrane-aerated biofilm reactor’. Water Science Technology, 49 (11-12):255-262.

Casey, E., B. Glennon and G. Hamer; (2000)
‘Biofilm Development in a Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor: Effect of Flow Velocity on Performance’.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering
, 67 (4):476-486.

Casey, E., B. Glennon and G. Hamer; (2000)
‘Biofilm Development in a Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor: Effect of Intra-Membrane Oxygen Pressure on Performance’.
Bioprocess Engineering
, 23 (5):457-465.

Casey, E., B. Glennon and G. Hamer; (1999)
‘Oxygen Mass Transfer Characteristics in a Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor’.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 62 (2):183-192.

Casey, E., B. Glennon and G. Hamer; (1999)
‘Review of Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactors’.
Resources Conservation and Recycling
, 27 (1-2):203-215.