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2. Gas Analysis – Tar and Sulphur Sampling and Analysis 

This second BRISK Workshop/Topic Orientated Technical Meeting (TOTeM) was held alongside the 21st European Biomass Conference & Exhibition in Copenhagen, June 2013. To download the presentations from this event, click on the links below.

Presentation numberTopicPresenter
Introductory talks
1Introduction to BRISKNeil Fricker (IFRF, UK)
2Introduction to the workshopYork Neubauer (TU Berlin, Germany)
3Tar measurements - developments towards further standardisationWiebren DeJong (TU Delft, Netherlands)
4Sulfur MeasurementSerge Biollaz (PSI, Switzerland)
Standardization of measurement methods - an approach towards improving CEN/TS 15439
5VTT's observations on tar measurementsMatti Reinikainen (VTT, Finland)
6Fundamentals of tar protocol like measurementsMarkus Kleinhappl (Bioenergy2020+, Austria)
Host sites for common measurement campaigns
7Introduction to host sitesSerge Biollaz (PSI, Switzerland)
8PSI host siteSerge Biollaz (PSI, Switzerland)
9ECN host siteJohan Kuipers (ECN, Netherlands) 
10KIT host siteAndreas Niebel (KIT, Germany)
11Possibilities for measurements at VTTMatti Reinikainen (VTT, Finland)
Poster presentations
AA promising new on-line method of tar quantification by mass
spectrometry during steam gasification of biomass.
F. Defoort, S. Thiery, S. Ravel, F. Labalette, M. Campargue (CEA, DRT, LITEN/DTBH/LTB, France)
BMechanisms and facts in accumulative sampling of condensable
and volatile organics: substance/interceptor/mass transfer <--> equilibrium.
Markus Kleinhappl (Bioenergy2020+, Graz, Austria)
CAnalytical strategies for tar characterization in an LT-CFB gasifier. Zsuzsa Sárossy1, Helge Egsgaard1, Jesper Ahrenfeldt1, Ulrik B. Henriksen1, Benny Gøbel2
(1 Risø DTU, 2 Power New Bio Solutions, DONG Energy Power - all Denmark)
DFluidized Bed Research Facilities for Gasification at IFK. A. Gredinger, N. Armbrust, D. Schweitzer, M. Beirow, H. Dieter, G. Scheffknecht (IFK, University of Stuttgart, Germany)
ECapture efficiency and completeness in accumulative sampling
with solvents: measurable descriptors?
Markus Kleinhappl, Johannes Zeisler (Bioenergy2020+, Graz, Austria)
FImpactor measurements in tar laden
hot raw gas for Biomass Gasifiers.
Mohit Pushp1,2, Kent Davidsson2 (1 SP Technical & Research Institute of Sweden, Boras, 2 Gothenburg University, Sweden)
GTar sampling and analysis according to CEN/TS 15439. CENER experience improving sampling & quantification.Javier Gil, Ibai Funcia, Sergio Marin, Inés Echeverría (CENER, Spain)
HTar sampling and analysis methods.Mozhgan Ahmadi Svensson, Truls Liljedahl, Klas Engvall (KTH, Stockholm, Sweden)
INew methods and developments on
syngas pollutants analysis.
E. Basset 1, F. Defoort 2, C. Coulpier 1, S. Thierry 2, S. Ravel 2, F. Fallot 1, M. André 1, Y. Kara 1, O. Guerrini 1 (1 GDF-Suez, 2 CEA, France)