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Stays, experiments, lectures or meeting abroad

1.            French Government Scholarship at the Centre de Recherche sur la Physique des Hautes Températures (CRPHT), CNRS, Orleans, 11 months, 1969

2.            Six-week stay at the CRPHT, CNRS, Orleans, 1971

3.            Six-week stay as a guest researcher at National Bureau of Standards, Washington, D.C., 1973

4.            Seven-week stay at the CRPHT in Orleans, 1974

5.            Short stay at the University of Orleans, 1 week, 1976

6.            Short stay at the University of Orleans, 1 week, 1977

7.            Nine-month stay at the University of Orleans as the Maître de Conférence Associé (visiting professor), 1977-78

8.            Short visit at the Groupe de Plasma, University of Sherbrooke, Quebec, 3 days, 1980

9.            Two-week stay at the Mineral Resources Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1980

10.        Visiting Professor at the University of Orleans, France, 1981-1988

11.        Three-week stay at the Mineral Resources Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1984

12.        One-week stay at the W. Handenwanger (Technische Keramik), West Berlin, 1985

13.        Two-month stay at the Département de Génie Chimique, Université de Sherbrooke, Quebec, 1986

14.        Seminar on "The SulfArc process of H2S abatement for geothermal (and not only) systems", ENEL, Italy, 1988

15.        One-week stay at the Mineral Resources Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1988

16.        Short visit at the Plasma, Group of the University of Valladolid, Spain, 3 days, 1989

17.        Short visit and seminar at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, 1990

18.        One-week stay and work at the Proler International Co., Houston, Texas, 1991

19.        Short visit at the Institute of Industrial Chemistry, Warsaw, 3 days, 1991

20.        Short visit at the University and the Technical University of Brno, Czech Republic, 3 days, 1991

21.        Short visit at the Kurchatov Institute of Atomic Energy, Department of Hydrogen Energetics, Moscow, 4 days, 1992

22.        Short visit at the Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, 2 days, 1992

23.        Experimental work at the Kurchatov Institute of Atomic Energy, Department of Hydrogen Energetics, Moscow, 8 days, 1992

24.        Short visit at the Loughborough University of Technology, England, 2 days, 1992

25.        Short stay at Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Lagos, 6 days, 1992

26.        Short visit at a sulphur-containing gas field installation, Poland, 4 days, 1992

27.        Short visit and work at a sulphur-containing gas field installations, Poland, 4 days, 1993

28.        Lecture on "Plasma Assisted Gas Clean-up" for Advanced Technology Study Institute, Brno, Czech Republic, 1993

29.        Lecture on "Plasma Assisted Flue-Gas SOx Reduction to Elemental Sulphur", Hoechst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1993

30.        Visit and lecture for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Lagos, 1994

31.        Lecture for the Institute for Environmentally Compatible Process Technology, Saarbrücken, Germany, 1995

32.        Lecture for the Mobil Gas, Dallas, Texas, 1996

33.        Experimental work and lecture for the Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland, 3 days, 1996

34.        Lecture for the Mobil North Sea, London, 1997

35.        Short stay at McDonald Engineering, Calgary, Alberta, 4 days, 1997

36.        Short visit at the Sherbrooke University, Quebec, 3 days 1997

37.        Short visit at the N.D. Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Moscow, 3 days, 1998

38.        Short visit at the Carbon Resources Ltd., Houston, TX, 5 days, 1998

39.        Short visit at the Novocherkassk Plant of Synthetic Products, Novocherkassk, Russia, 3 days, 1998

40.        Short visit at the Carbon Resources Ltd., Houston, TX, 5 days, 1998

41.        Short visit at the "Bettini" plant, Monte Marenzo, Italy, 1998

42.        Short visit at Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Lagos, 5 days, 1998

43.        Gliding Arcs process as plasma enhanced tar cracker - "Proof of Principle" tests on November 1999 (2 days) in ECN - Petten (Netherlands)

44.        Short visit and lecture at the Institute of Low-Temperature Plasma, Greifswald, Germany, 2 days, 1999

45.        Visit and meetings with several petroleum companies in Calgary, Alberta, 1 week, 1999

46.        Short visit at the Novocherkassk Plant of Synthetic Products, Novocherkassk, Russia, 3 days, 1999

47.        Work on demonstration GlidArc-II reactor at ECN, Holland, twice, 5 days, 1999

48.        Implementation of GlidArc reactor in Institute of Low Temperature Plasma in Greifswald (Germany), 3 days, 2000

49.        Lecture at the "Norsk-Hydro" Research Centre, Porsgrunn, Norway, 2 days, 2000

50.        Short visit in Moscow and meetings with some scientists and engineers from Kurchatov Institute, Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Metallurgy R&D from Tula, and Fast Engineering Co., 3 days, 2000

51.        Short visit in Oroboros AB, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2 days, 2000

52.        Stays and consultancy for Synergy Technologies Corporation, Calgary, Alberta, total 114 days in 9 visits during 2000

53.        Visit in Technical University of Iasi and University of Iasi (Romania), 4 days, 2001

54.        Short visit in Choren GmbH, Freiberg, Germany, 3 days, 2001

55.        Stays and consultancy for Synergy Technologies Corporation, Calgary, Alberta, total 127 days in 11 visits during 2001

56.        Gliding Arcs process as plasma enhanced tar cracker, Second sessions of tests, in ECN, Petten, Netherlands 3 days, 2001

57.        Short visit in Ceramatec, Salt Lake City, USA, 3 days, 2002

58.        Stays and consultancy for Synergy Technologies Corporation, Conroe, Texas, total 56 days in 6 visits, 2002

59.        One-day visit in Technical University of Wroclaw, Poland, 2003

60.        Four visits/works (total 30 days) in WESCO, Texas, April – November 2003

61.        Four days work in Utah, USA, December 2003

62.        Four days work in Utah, USA, February 2004

63.        Three days work at Webasto, Germany, January 2005

64.        One-week work in Utah, USA, February/March 2005

65.        Two weeks work at McMinville Electric Systems, Tennessee, June/July 2005

66.        Two weeks work at Biomass Energy Foundation, Golden, CO, November 2005.

67.        Two days work at Oroboros AB, Gothenburg, Sweden, December 2005

68.        One week work in Sweden, June 2006

69.        3-days stay at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden (opponent of Dewi Tristanini Ph.D. thesis on Fischer Tropsch synthesis as well as presenting seminar on Hydrogen and Syngas generation using plasma technologies), October 2006

70.        One-week stay at Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland; seminar on Hydrogen and Syngas generation using plasma technologies), February 2007

71.        Four-days stay in Utah, USA, March 2007

72.        Four-days work in Sweden, May 2007

73.        Seminar on "GlidArc Technologies" for Statoil Research Center, Trondheim, Norway, September 2007

74.        One-week stay & SynFuel tests in Utah, USA, October 2007

75.        One-week stay & glycerol reforming tests at Florida Syngas, FL, USA, Nov.-Dec. 2008

76.        6-days stay and work at Ceramatec Inc., Utah, USA, February 2009

77.        2-days work at dept. of Energy and process Engineering, Trondheim, Norway, March 2009

78.        Four-days experimentation of sulphur compounds removal in Sfax's plant of super phosphate, Tunisia, April 2009

79.        Ten-days visit and work in Alabama chicken-farms and related industrial plants and in Florida Syngas, May 2009

80.        Two days "kick-off" meeting and visit in Budapest and Polgardy (Hungary), European program "Protector", June 2009

81.        10-days tests and consultancy at Ceramatec, Utah, August 2009

82.        5-days work and consultancy at Florida Syngas, Florida, January 2010

83.        10-days tests and consultancy at Ceramatec Inc., Utah, February 2010

84.        4-days tests and consultancy at Ceramatec Inc., Utah, March 2010

85.        2-days tests in Hässleholm, Sweden, October 2010

86.        2-days tests on tar removal from a producer gas in Institute of Power Engineering, Warsaw, October 2010

87.        2-days tests on tar removal from a producer gas in Institute of Chemical Conversion of Coal, Zabrze, November 2010

88.        One-week tests on natural gas reforming into syngas and its conversion to wax product via Fischer-Tropsch, TopLine Energy Systems (TES), Brooksville, Florida, February 2011

89.        4 days tests on natural gas reforming into syngas and its conversion to wax product via Fischer-Tropsch, TES, March 2011

90.        8-days tests and consultancy at Ceramatec Inc., Utah, October 2011

91.        2 days tests and consultancy at Bioleux, Wroclaw, June/July 2011, Poland

92.        2 days project meeting, Hoff, Germany, October 2012