Sidney student wins Nanoparticles poster award

Sidney graduate student Simon Payne has been awarded Best Poster at the 15th Conference on Combustion Generated Nanoparticles, held at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH).

Simon's work examines the parameters affecting the mechanisms governing the deposit of particles that are criticial to Diesel Particular Filters. These filters mitigate the health risks associated to diesel engines which are becoming increasingly significant in global transportation as a means to lower CO2 emissions.

This is an archived news story, first posted in 2011.

News item posted Sunday, 3rd May 2015

  • Scanning electron micrograph of diesel engine particulate matter captured in the pore of a ceramic wall-flow filter
  • Scanning electron micrograph of diesel engine particulate matter captured in the pore of a ceramic wall-flow filter
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  • Simon Payne's winning poster