Dr Hons Wyn

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Overview

Hons K. Wyn joined the School of Civil Engineering at the University of Queensland in mid-2016 as an Occupational Trainee in the Fire Safety Research Group. He commenced his PhD mid-2017 on smouldering combustion and its potential as a renewable energy production process by generating value-added productions alongside the treatment of organic wastes. Upon the completion of the PhD, Hons continued as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Fire Safety Research Group in mid-2023. Hons currently supports consultancy projects, lab-related activities, teaching, and supervision.

Research Interests

  • smouldering combustion
    Hons' PhD focuses on the application of self-sustaining smouldering combustion and its potential as a renewable energy production process (making fuel gases) alongside waste treatment.
  • thermochemical conversion
    Hons' background involves renewable energy, specifically thermochemical conversion of biomass to value-added products and energy. Thermochemical conversion processes includes gasification, pyrolysis, and incineration.
  • fire safety
    Hons' post-doc involves many activities relating to fire safety, including consultancy work, and aiding in PhD projects that involves many aspects of fire safety.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

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