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Matthew Johnson

Professor

    Email:matthew.johnson@carleton.ca
    Phone:613-520-2600, ext. 4039
    Building:Mackenzie, Room 3152
    Department:Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
    Degrees:B.Sc.E., Queen's M.Sc., Ph.D. University of Alberta, Canada Research Professor in Energy & Combustion Generated Pollutant Emissions

    Biography

    Research Interests:

    • Quantification and mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions in the energy sector
    • Global gas flaring in the oil and gas industry
    • Methane emissions and techno-economic analysis of mitigation potential
    • Novel optical diagnostics including camera- and laser-based measurement systems
    • Innovative approaches for detection and measurement of fugitive emissions
    • Large-scale experiments on black carbon (soot) and volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from flares
    • Emissions inventory development backed by airborne- and ground-based field measurements
    • Support for regulatory & standards development and technical analysis of policy decisions