Bruce Miller

Coordinating Council Member
Affiliate Researcher
Titles and Affiliations
Research Professor, EMS Energy Institute

Research Summary

Research interests include stationary combustion systems (fixed-bed, pulverized and fluidized-bed) utilizing coal and biomass; advanced fuels evaluation and characterization; air emissions (sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, trace metals organic compounds)

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Recent Publications

Extraction of Bitumen from Oil Sands Using Deep Eutectic Ionic Liquid Analogues

Pulati, N., Lupinsky, A., Miller, B. & Painter, P., Aug 20 2015, In: Energy and Fuels. 29, 8, p. 4927-4935 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

The EBB and flow of US coal research 1970-2010 with a focus on academic institutions

Mathews, J. P., Miller, B. G., Song, C., Schobert, H. H., Botha, F. & Finkleman, R. B., Mar 2013, In: Fuel. 105, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

Thermal analysis of co-firing of oil shale and biomass fuels

Özgür, E., Miller, S. F., Miller, B. G. & Kök, M. V., 2012, In: Oil Shale. 29, 2, p. 190-201 12 p.

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A study on the relationship between fuel composition and pyrolysis kinetics

Bradley, L. C., Miller, S. F., Miller, B. G. & Tillman, D. A., May 19 2011, In: Energy and Fuels. 25, 5, p. 1989-1995 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Effect of process parameters on rheological properties of coal-derived liquids

Yang, Q., Kandt, A. R., Miller, S. F. & Miller, B. G., May 19 2011, In: Energy and Fuels. 25, 5, p. 2119-2129 11 p.

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Empirical approach for predicting viscosities of liquid hydrocarbon systems: Defined compounds and coal liquids and fractions

Krishnamoorthy, V., Miller, S. F. & Miller, B. G., Oct 21 2010, In: Energy and Fuels. 24, 10, p. 5624-5633 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Inorganic constituents of coal liquefaction

Luchner, S. A., Miller, S. F. & Miller, B. G., Dec 1 2010, In: ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference articlepeer-review

Insight into the mechanisms of middle distillate fuel oxidative degradation. Part 2: On the relationship between jet fuel thermal oxidative deposit, soluble macromolecular oxidatively reactive species, and smoke point

Aksoy, P., Gu, O., Cetiner, R., Fonseca, D. A., Sobkowiak, M., Falcone-Miller, S., Miller, B. G. & Beaver, B., Apr 16 2009, In: Energy and Fuels. 23, 4, p. 2047-2051 5 p.

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Insight into the mechanisms of middle distillate fuel oxidative degradation. Part 3: hydrocarbon stabilizers to improve jet fuel thermal oxidative stability

Gül, O., Cetiner, R., Griffith, J. M., Wang, B., Sobkowiak, M., Fonseca, D. A., Aksoy, P., Miller, B. G. & Beaver, B., Apr 16 2009, In: Energy and Fuels. 23, 4, p. 2052-2055 4 p.

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Chlorine in solid fuels fired in pulverized fuel boilerss-sources, forms, reactions, and consequences: A literature review

Tillman, D. A., Duong, D. & Miller, B., Jul 16 2009, In: Energy and Fuels. 23, 7, p. 3379-3391 13 p.

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Biomass gasification as a means of carcass and specified risk materials disposal and energy production in the beef rendering and meatpacking industries

Fedorowicz, E. M., Miller, S. F. & Miller, B. G., Nov 1 2007, In: Energy and Fuels. 21, 6, p. 3225-3232 8 p.

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Linear regression analysis of emissions factors when firing fossil fuels and biofuels in a commercial water-tube boiler

Miller, S. F. & Miller, B. G., Nov 1 2007, In: Energy and Fuels. 21, 6, p. 3194-3201 8 p.

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The occurrence of inorganic elements in various biofuels and its effect on ash chemistry and behavior and use in combustion products

Miller, S. F. & Miller, B. G., Dec 2007, In: Fuel processing technology. 88, 11-12, p. 1155-1164 10 p.

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Pilot-scale fluidized-bed combustor testing cofiring animal-tissue biomass with coal as a carcass disposal option

Miller, B. G., Miller, S. F., Fedorowicz, E. M., Harlan, D. W., Detwiler, L. A. & Rossman, M. L., Sep 1 2006, In: Energy and Fuels. 20, 5, p. 1828-1835 8 p.

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Adsorption separation of carbon dioxide from flue gas of natural gas-fired boiler by a novel nanoporous "molecular basket" adsorbent

Xu, X., Song, C., Miller, B. G. & Scaroni, A. W., Oct 2005, In: Fuel processing technology. 86, 14-15, p. 1457-1472 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review