Prof. Tony Bridgwater

Aston University – European Bioenergy Research Institute – School of Engineering and Applied Science
Birmingham B4 7ET (UK)
Phone: +44 (0)121 204 3381
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Professor Bridgwater’s interests are focused on the development of fast pyrolysis of biomass and the fuel and chemical products that can be derived from the liquids. He has been actively involved in bioenergy for over 25 years and have published extensively. He was Technical Director of the UK Flagship SUPERGEN Bioenergy programmes for over eight years. He has been involved in winning over £25 million in research grants, which established the foundation for the European Bioenergy Research Institute (EBRI) at Aston University.

Principal Investigator at AstonU and main supervisor of ESR 2 and ESR 3