Dr Mark Walker


Qualifications: PhD MEng

Research Interests

  • Anaerobic digestion and biogas
  • Agricultural and municipal organic waste and wastewater management
  • Biofuel production
  • Integration of bioenergy and/or biofuels into energy systems
  • Biochemical process modelling

Teaching Commitments

Recent Publications

  • Walker, M., Theaker, H., Yaman, R., Poggio, D., Nimmo, W., Bywater, A., . . . Pourkashanian, M. (2017). Assessment of micro-scale anaerobic digestion for management of urban organic waste: A case study in London, UK. Waste Management, 61, 258-268. doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2017.01.036

  • Walker, M. (2017). AD for Rural Electrification using Integrated Renewable Energy Systems. In Anaerobic Digestion and Biogas Associate (ABDA) Research and Innovation Forum. Conference held London, UK.

  • Poggio, D., Walker, M., Nimmo, W., Ma, L., & Pourkashanian, M. (2016). Modelling the anaerobic digestion of solid organic waste – Substrate characterisation method for ADM1 using a combined biochemical and kinetic parameter estimation approach. Waste Management, 53, 40-54. doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2016.04.024

  • Owhondah, R. O., Walker, M., Ma, L., Nimmo, B., Ingham, D. B., Poggio, D., & Pourkashanian, M. (2016). Assessment and parameter identification of simplified models to describe the kinetics of semi-continuous biomethane production from anaerobic digestion of green and food waste. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, 39(6), 977-992. doi:10.1007/s00449-016-1577-x

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Contact Details

Room: EF.2.03
Phone: +64 7 837 9637