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Dr. Stephen Dooley

Research Interests

Chemical Reaction Kinetics
Thermochemical Energy
Transportation Fuels
Combustion Science
Valorisation of Biomass and Waste
Biofuels
Novel Materials and Processing
 

Teaching Interests

Stephen teaches, 
HS4003 Occupational Hygiene
CH4308 Discrete Analytical Methods
CH4554 Environmental  Chemistry

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal

2014

Gasification of torrefied Miscanthus×giganteus in an air-blown bubbling fluidized bed gasifier
Xue, G., Kwapinska, M., Horvat, A., Kwapinski, W., Rabou, L.P.L.M., Dooley, S., Czajka, K.M., Leahy, J.J.
Bioresource Technology DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2014.02.094

2014

The combustion properties of 2,6,10-trimethyl dodecane and a chemical functional group analysis
Won, SH,Dooley, S,Veloo, PS,Wang, HW,Oehlschlaeger, MA,Dryer, FL,Ju, YG
Combustion And Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2013.08.010

2014

Emulating the combustion behavior of real jet aviation fuels by surrogate mixtures of hydrocarbon fluid blends: Implications for science and engineering
Dryer, F.L., Jahangirian, S., Dooley, S., Won, S.H., Heyne, J., Iyer, V.R., Litzinger, T.A., Santoro, R.J.
Energy and Fuels DOI: 10.1021/ef500284x

2013

A comparative study of the chemical kinetic characteristics of small methyl esters in diffusion flame extinction
Diévart, P., Won, S.H., Gong, J., Dooley, S., Ju, Y.
Proceedings of the Combustion Institute DOI: 10.1016/j.proci.2012.06.180

2013

Dehydration rate measurements for tertiary -butanol in a variable pressure flow reactor
Heyne, J.S., Dooley, S., Dryer, F.L.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A DOI: 10.1021/jp404143f

2013

The combustion properties of 1,3,5-trimethylbenzene and a kinetic model
Dievart, P,Kim, HH,Won, SH,Ju, YG,Dryer, FL,Dooley, S,Wang, WJ,Oehlschlaeger, MA
Fuel DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2012.11.069

2012

The combustion kinetics of a synthetic paraffinic jet aviation fuel and a fundamentally formulated, experimentally validated surrogate fuel
Dooley, S., Won, S.H., Jahangirian, S., Ju, Y., Dryer, F.L., Wang, H., Oehlschlaeger, M.A.
Combustion and Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2012.04.010

2012

A chemical kinetic study of tertiary-butanol in a flow reactor and a counterflow diffusion flame
Lefkowitz, J.K., Heyne, J.S., Won, S.H., Dooley, S., Kim, H.H., Haas, F.M., Jahangirian, S., Dryer, F.L., Ju, Y.
Combustion and Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2011.10.004

2012

The experimental evaluation of a methodology for surrogate fuel formulation to emulate gas phase combustion kinetic phenomena
Dooley, S., Won, S.H., Heyne, J., Farouk, T.I., Ju, Y., Dryer, F.L., Kumar, K., Hui, X., Sung, C.-J., Wang, H., Oehlschlaeger, M.A., Iyer, V., Iyer, S., Litzinger, T.A., Santoro, R.J., Malewicki, T., Brezinsky, K.
Combustion and Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2011.11.002

2012

A kinetic model for methyl decanoate combustion
Diévart, P., Won, S.H., Dooley, S., Dryer, F.L., Ju, Y.
Combustion and Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2012.01.002

2012
2012

Laminar flame speeds and extinction stretch rates of selected aromatic hydrocarbons
Hui, X., Das, A.K., Kumar, K., Sung, C.-J., Dooley, S., Dryer, F.L.
Fuel DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2012.02.045

2011

Kinetic effects of aromatic molecular structures on diffusion flame extinction
Won, S.H., Dooley, S., Dryer, F.L., Ju, Y.
Proceedings of the Combustion Institute DOI: 10.1016/j.proci.2010.05.082

2011

An experimental and kinetic modeling study of methyl formate low-pressure flames
Dooley, S., Dryer, F.L., Yang, B., Wang, J., Cool, T.A., Kasper, T., Hansen, N.
Combustion and Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2010.11.003

2011

Comprehensive detailed chemical kinetic modeling study of toluene oxidation
Metcalfe, W.K., Dooley, S., Dryer, F.L.
Energy and Fuels DOI: 10.1021/ef200900q

2010

Methyl formate oxidation: Speciation data, laminar burning velocities, ignition delay times, and a validated chemical kinetic model
Dooley, S., Burke, M.P., Chaos, M., Stein, Y., Dryer, F.L., Zhukov, V.P., Finch, O., Simmie, J.M., Curran, H.J.
International Journal of Chemical Kinetics DOI: 10.1002/kin.20512

2010

A jet fuel surrogate formulated by real fuel properties
Dooley, S., Won, S.H., Chaos, M., Heyne, J., Ju, Y., Dryer, F.L., Kumar, K., Sung, C.-J., Wang, H., Oehlschlaeger, M.A., Santoro, R.J., Litzinger, T.A.
Combustion and Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2010.07.001

2008

Methane/propane mixture oxidation at high pressures and at high, intermediate and low temperatures
Healy, D., Curran, H.J., Dooley, S., Simmie, J.M., Kalitan, D.M., Petersen, D.K., Bourque, G.
Combustion and Flame DOI: 10.1016/j.combustflame.2008.06.008

2007

Experimental and modeling study of C5H10O2 ethyl and methyl esters
Metcalfe, W.K., Dooley, S., Curran, H.J., Simmie, J.M., El-Nahas, A.M., Navarro, M.V.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A DOI: 10.1021/jp067582c

2007

Enthalpies of formation, bond dissociation energies and reaction paths for the decomposition of model biofuels: Ethyl propanoate and methyl butanoate
El-Nahas, A.M., Navarro, M.V., Simmie, J.M., Bozzelli, J.W., Curran, H.J., Dooley, S., Metcalfe, W.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A DOI: 10.1021/jp067413s