Dr Martin Atkins

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Senior Research Fellow

Research Interests

Process integration and pinch analysis, integration of renewable energy for process heat, pinch analysis for emissions reduction, process modelling, industrial energy efficiency, pulp and paper processing and pressure screening of pulp suspensions.

Recent Publications

  • Atkins, M. J., Neale, J. R., Wu, Y. H., & Walmsley, M. R. W. (2018). Regional and national greenhouse gas emissions reduction planning. Chemical Engineering Transactions, 70, 19-24. doi:10.3303/CET1870004

  • Lal, N. S., Walmsley, T. G., Walmsley, M. R. W., Atkins, M. J., & Neale, J. R. (2018). A novel Heat Exchanger Network Bridge Retrofit method using the Modified Energy Transfer Diagram. Energy, 155, 190-204. doi:10.1016/

  • Tarighaleslami, A. H., Atkins, M. J., Walmsley, T. G., Neale, J. R., & Walmsley, M. R. W. (2018). Utility Exchanger Network Design for Non-Isothermal Utility Considering Process Control. In T. G. Walmsley, P. S. Varbanov, R. Su, & J. J. Klemeš (Eds.), Proceedings of the 21st Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction (pp. 97-102). Conference held Prague, Czech Republic. Open Access version:

  • Ong, B. H. Y., Walmsley, T. G., Atkins, M. J., Walmsley, M. R. W., Neale, J. R., & Varbanov, P. S. (2018). Optimising energy recovery in hydrothermal liquefaction of radiata pine and Kraft mill black liquor. Chemical Engineering Transactions, 70, 1009-1014. doi:10.3303/CET1870169

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Contact Details

Room: F.2.08
Phone: +64 7 838 4937