Granada Álvarez

Catedrático/a de universidad

Área de Máquinas y Motores Térmicos
Departamento de Ingeniería Mecánica, Máquinas y Motores Térmicos y Fluídos

Información de contacto

Escuela de Ingeniería Industrial
Despacho 116

As Lagoas, Marcosende
36310 Vigo

+34 986 812 183
egranada@uvigo.es

Breve CV

Enrique Granada is Industrial Engineer (1991) the applicant joins the private sector (2 years), joining as teacher of the Thermal Machines and Motors Area of the University of Vigo in 1993. PhD in Industrial Engineering by the University of Vigo in 1999 obtaining Associate Professor position in 2001. Founding member (1998) and active of the Research Group GTE/EM1 of the University of Vigo competitive reference group by the Xunta de Galicia since 2007. Member of the interuniversity doctorate program «Energy Efficiency and Sustainability in Engineering and Architecture» since its creation in 2012. Currently leader of the Energy Efficiency in Building Area of the GTE/EM1 group. More than 50 Contributions in Conferences, Seminars and Conferences, 42 of them international, participating in the scientific committee of 5 of them and in the organizing committee of 1. Regarding participation in competitive research projects, the applicant has participated in 5 European projects (IP of 2), 7 national projects (IP of 3) and 10 projects of the Xunta de Galicia (IP of 3). The result of these projects are, among others, 10 doctoral theses supervised, obtaining 2 of them the extraordinary prize of doctorate. In the section of projects and contracts with companies, both competitive and not, has participated in 18 having directed 3 of them. Founding partner of three Spin-off companies of the University of Vigo. Member of the expert committee of the Energy Management Area of the General Directorate of Research and Management of the National R+D+i Plan discontinuously since 2011. Expert evaluator of international organizations and the H2020 program, COSME and participant member of the IEA. Most of his research has been developed in the field of energy efficiency by applying simulation techniques, Numerical Methods and statistical techniques applied to experimentation. Since 2011 has been focusing his research towards energy efficiency in building by coupling the mathematical techniques described above and the transient simulation.

 

Resultados de investigación

Article
Eguía Oller, P., Alonso Rodríguez, J.M., Saavedra González, Á., Arce Fariña, E., Granada Álvarez, E.
Improving the calibration of building simulation with interpolated weather datasets
Renewable Energy, 122, , 2018 | DOI

Article
Regueiro, A., Patiño, D., Granada, E., Porteiro, J.,
Experimental study on the fouling behaviour of an underfeed fixed-bed biomass combustor
Applied Thermal Engineering, 112, , 2017 | DOI

Article
Eguía Oller, P., Alonso Rodríguez, J.M., Saavedra González, Á., Arce Fariña, E., Granada Álvarez, E.
Improving transient thermal simulations of single dwellings using interpolated weather data
Energy and Buildings, 135, , 2017 | DOI

Article
Eguía, P., Granada, E., Alonso, J.M., Arce, E., Saavedra, A.
Weather datasets generated using kriging techniques to calibrate building thermal simulations with TRNSYS
Journal of Building Engineering, 7, , 2016 | DOI

Article
Porteiro, J., Martín, R., Granada, E., Patiño, D.,
Three-dimensional model of electrostatic precipitators for the estimation of their particle collection efficiency
Fuel Processing Technology, 143, , 2016 | DOI

Article
Patiño, D., Crespo, B., Porteiro, J., Villaravid, E., Granada, E.,
Experimental study of a tubular-type ESP for small-scale biomass boilers: Preliminary results in a diesel engine
Powder Technology, 288, , 2016 | DOI

Article
Regueiro, A., Patiño, D., Porteiro, J., Granada, E., Míguez, J.L.,
Effect of air staging ratios on the burning rate and emissions in an underfeed fixed-bed biomass combustor
Energies, 9, 11, 2016 | DOI

Article
Cacabelos, A., Eguía, P., Míguez, J.L., Granada, E., Arce, M.E.,
Calibrated simulation of a public library HVAC system with a ground-source heat pump and a radiant floor using TRNSYS and GenOpt
Energy and Buildings, 108, , 2015 | DOI

Article
Morán, J.C., Míguez, J.L., Porteiro, J., Patiño, D., Granada, E.,
Low-quality fuels for small-scale combustion boilers: An experimental study
Energy and Fuels, 29, 5, 2015 | DOI

Article
Febrero, L., Granada, E., Regueiro, A., Míguez, J.L.,
Influence of combustion parameters on fouling composition after wood pellet burning in a lab-scale low-power boiler
Energies, 8, 9, 2015 | DOI

Review
Arce, M.E., Saavedra, Á., Míguez, J.L., Granada, E.
The use of grey-based methods in multi-criteria decision analysis for the evaluation of sustainable energy systems: A review
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 47, , 2015 | DOI

Article
De La Cuesta, D., Gómez, M.Á., Porteiro, J., Febrero, L., Granada, E., Arce, E.,
CFD analysis of a TG-DSC apparatus: Application to the indium heating and phase change process
Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 118, 2, 2014 | DOI

Article
Granada, E., Míguez, J.L., Febrero, L., Collazo, J., Eguía, P.,
Development of an experimental technique for oil recovery during biomass pyrolysis
Renewable Energy, 60, , 2013 | DOI

Conference Paper
Granada, E., Eguía, P., Comesaña, J.A., Patiño, D., Porteiro, J., Miguez, J.L.,
Devolatilization behaviour and pyrolysis kinetic modelling of Spanish biomass fuels
Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 113, 2, 2013 | DOI

Article
Arce, M.E., Saavedra, A., Míguez, J.L., Granada, E., Cacabelos, A.
Biomass fuel and combustion conditions selection in a fixed bed combustor
Energies, 6, 11, 2013 | DOI

Conference Paper
Collazo, J., Porteiro, J., Míguez, J.L., Granada, E., Gómez, M.A.,
Numerical simulation of a small-scale biomass boiler
Energy Conversion and Management, 64, , 2012 | DOI

Review
Míguez, J.L., Morán, J.C., Granada, E., Porteiro, J.,
Review of technology in small-scale biomass combustion systems in the European market
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16, 6, 2012 | DOI

Article
Porteiro, J., Patiño, D., Miguez, J.L., Granada, E., Moran, J., Collazo, J.,
Study of the reaction front thickness in a counter-current fixed-bed combustor of a pelletised biomass
Combustion and Flame, 159, 3, 2012 | DOI

Article
Collazo, J., Porteiro, J., Patiño, D., Granada, E.,
Numerical modeling of the combustion of densified wood under fixed-bed conditions
Fuel, 93, , 2012 | DOI

Article
Comesaña, R., Porteiro, J., Granada, E., Vilán, J.A., Álvarez Feijoo, M.A., Eguía, P.,
CFD analysis of the modification of the furnace of a TG-FTIR facility to improve the correspondence between the emission and detection of gaseous species
Applied Energy, 89, 1, 2012 | DOI

Article
Granada, E., Eguía, P., Antonio Comesaña, J., Patiño, D., Porteiro, J., Saavedra, Á.
Experimental analysis of several biomass fuels: The effect of the devolatilization rate on packed bed combustion
Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 4, 5, 2012 | DOI

Article
Collazo, J., Pazó, J.A., Granada, E., Saavedra, Á., Eguía, P.
Determination of the specific heat of biomass materials and the combustion energy of coke by DSC analysis
Energy, 45, 1, 2012 | DOI

Article
Eguía, P., Zueco, J., Granada, E., Collazo, J.,
A numerical study of unsteady gas-solid flow between parallel porous plates submitted to a magnetic field
Meccanica, 47, 2, 2012 | DOI

Article
Porteiro, J., Riveiro, B., Granada, E., Armesto, J., Eguía, P., Collazo, J.
A refrigerated web camera for photogrammetric video measurement inside biomass boilers and combustion analysis
Sensors, 11, 2, 2011 | DOI

Article
Cerdeira, F., Vázquez, M.E., Collazo, J., Granada, E.,
Applicability of infrared thermography to the study of the behaviour of stone panels as building envelopes
Energy and Buildings, 43, 8, 2011 | DOI

Article
Zueco, J., Eguía, P., Granada, E., Míguez, J.L., Bég, O.A.,
An electrical network for the numerical solution of transient mhd couette flow of a dusty fluid: Effects of variable properties and hall current
International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 37, 10, 2010 | DOI

Article
Granada, E., Patiño, D., Porteiro, J., Collazo, J., Míguez, J.L., Moran, J.,
The motion of discs and spherical fuel particles in combustion burners based on Monte Carlo simulation
Energy Conversion and Management, 51, 4, 2010 | DOI

Article
Porteiro, J., Patiño, D., Collazo, J., Granada, E., Moran, J., Miguez, J.L.,
Experimental analysis of the ignition front propagation of several biomass fuels in a fixed-bed combustor
Fuel, 89, 1, 2010 | DOI

Article
Porteiro, J., Patiño, D., Moran, J., Granada, E.,
Study of a fixed-bed biomass combustor: Influential parameters on ignition front propagation using parametric analysis
Energy and Fuels, 24, 7, 2010 | DOI

Article
Pazó, J.A., Granada, E., Saavedra, A., Eguía, P., Collazo, J.
Uncertainty determination methodology, sampling maps generation and trend studies with biomass thermogravimetric analysis
International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 11, 10, 2010 | DOI

Article
Pazó, J.A., Granada, E., Saavedra, Á., Eguía, P., Collazo, J.
Biomass thermogravimetric analysis: Uncertainty determination methodology and sampling maps generation
International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 11, 7, 2010 | DOI

Article
Pazó, J.A., Granada, E., Saavedra, A., Estevez, X., Comesaña, R.
Process optimization of sampling and determining the uncertainty associated with the properties of solid fuels for cocombustion [Optimización del proceso de muestreo y determinación de la incertidumbre asociada a las propiedades de combustibles sólidos para cocombustion]
DYNA (Colombia), 77, 161, 2010 | DOI

Article
Pazó, J.A., Granada, E., Saavedra, A., Patiño, D., Collazo, J.
Heterogenic solid biofuel sampling methodology and uncertainty associated with prompt analysis
International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 11, 5, 2010 | DOI

Article
Moran, J.C., Miguez, J.L., Porteiro, J., Patiño, D., Granada, E., Collazo, J.,
Study of the feasibility of mixing Refuse Derived Fuels with wood pellets through the grey and Fuzzy theory
Renewable Energy, 34, 12, 2009 | DOI

Article
Porteiro, J., Collazo, J., Patiño, D., Granada, E., Gonzalez, J.C.M., Míguez, J.L.,
Numerical modeling of a biomass pellet domestic boiler
Energy and Fuels, 23, 2, 2009 | DOI

Article
Collazo, J., Porteiro, J., Patiño, D., Miguez, J.L., Granada, E., Moran, J.,
Simulation and experimental validation of a methanol burner
Fuel, 88, 2, 2009 | DOI

Article
Granada, E., Patiño, D., Collazo, J., Moran, J.C., Porteiro, J.,
Available exhaust gas power in different configurations in a pellet stove plant
Renewable Energy, 34, 12, 2009 | DOI

Article
Patiño, D., Moran, J., Porteiro, J., Collazo, J., Granada, E., Miguez, J.L.,
Improving the cofiring process of wood pellet and refuse derived fuel in a small-scale boiler plant
Energy and Fuels, 22, 3, 2008 | DOI

Article
Murillo, S., Míguez, J.L., Porteiro, J., López-González, L.M., Granada, E., Morán, J.C., Paz, C.,
Exhaust emissions from diesel, LPG, and gasoline low-power engines
Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, 30, 12, 2008 | DOI

Article
Patiño, D., Morán, J.C., Porteiro, J., Míguez, J.L., Granada, E., Collazo, J.,
Study of the combustion of pellets and RDF in a small boiler-stove plant
Clean Air, 8, 3, 2007 | DOI

Article
Murillo, S., Míguez, J.L., Porteiro, J., Granada, E., Morán, J.C.,
Performance and exhaust emissions in the use of biodiesel in outboard diesel engines
Fuel, 86, 12-13, 2007 | DOI

Article
Porteiro, J., Granada, E., Collazo, J., Patiño, D., Morán, J.C.,
A model for the combustion of large particles of densified wood
Energy and Fuels, 21, 6, 2007 | DOI

Article
Morán, J.C., Tabarés, J.L., Granada, E., Porteiro, J., López González, L.M.,
Effect of different configurations on small pellet combustion systems
Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, 28, 12, 2006 | DOI

Review
Míguez, J.L., López-González, L.M., Porteiro, J., Paz, C., Granada, E., Morán, J.C.,
Contribution of renewable energy sources to electricity production in galicia (Spain)
Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, 28, 11, 2006 | DOI

Review
Míguez, J.L., López-González, L.M., Sala, J.M., Porteiro, J., Granada, E., Morán, J.C., Juárez, M.C.,
Review of compliance with EU-2010 targets on renewable energy in Galicia (Spain)
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 10, 3, 2006 | DOI

Article
Tabarés, J.L., Granada, E., Moran, J., Porteiro, J., Murillo, S., López González, L.M.,
Combustion behavior of Spanish lignocellulosic briquettes
Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, 28, 6, 2006 | DOI

Article
Granada, E., Lareo, G., Míguez, J.L., Moran, J., Porteiro, J., Ortiz, L.,
Feasibility study of forest residue use as fuel through co-firing with pellet
Biomass and Bioenergy, 30, 3, 2006 | DOI

Conference Paper
Morán, J., Granada, E., Míguez, J.L., Porteiro, J.,
Use of grey relational analysis to assess and optimize small biomass boilers
Fuel Processing Technology, 87, 2, 2006 | DOI

Conference Paper
Porteiro, J., Míguez, J.L., Granada, E., Moran, J.C.,
Mathematical modelling of the combustion of a single wood particle
Fuel Processing Technology, 87, 2, 2006 | DOI

Review
Míguez, J.L., Porteiro, J., López-González, L.M., Vicuña, J.E., Murillo, S., Morán, J.C., Granada, E.,
Review of the energy rating of dwellings in the European Union as a mechanism for sustainable energy
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 10, 1, 2006 | DOI

Article
Murillo, S., Míguez, J.L., Porteiro, J., González, L.M.L., Granada, E., Morán, J.C.,
LPG: Pollutant emission and performance enhancement for spark-ignition four strokes outboard engines
Applied Thermal Engineering, 25, 13, 2005 | DOI

Article
Moran, J.C., Granada, E., Porteiro, J., Míguez, J.L.,
Experimental modelling of a pilot lignocellulosic pellets stove plant
Biomass and Bioenergy, 27, 6, 2004 | DOI

Article
Moran, J.C., Granada, E., Porteiro, J., Míguez, J.L.,
Preheating in pellet stoves: Effect in energy balance and emissions
Renewable Energy and Power Quality Journal, 1, 1, 2003 | DOI

Article
Moran, J.C., Granada, E., Porteiro, J., Míguez, J.L.,
Pellet combustion in stove: Performance and emissions statistical approach
Renewable Energy and Power Quality Journal, 1, 1, 2003 | DOI

Article
Granada, E., López González, L.M., Míguez, J.L., Moran, J.,
Fuel lignocellulosic briquettes, die design and products study
Renewable Energy, 27, 4, 2002 | DOI

Article
Míguez, J.L., Granada, E., López González, L.M., Xiberta,, J., Fernández, P.,
Prediction of the properties of Spanish lignocellulosic briquettes by means of dispersive X-ray fluorescence
Renewable Energy, 27, 4, 2002 | DOI

Article
Tabarés, J.L.M., Ortiz, L., Granada, E., Viar, F.P.,
Feasibility study of energy use for densificated lignocellulosic material (briquettes)
Fuel, 79, 10, 2000 | DOI

21/10/2021 | Ana Ogando Martínez
Ferramentas de simulación luminosa e algoritmos de optimización aplicados ó modelado, calibración e optimización de instalacións de iluminación exterior
Directores: Enrique Granada Álvarez, Pablo Eguía Oller
Cum Laude International Mention Extraordinary Award

13/07/2021 | Javier López Gómez
Investigación para a adaptación de novas técnicas de interpolación e fontes de datos meteorolóxicos para simulacións de eficiencia enerxética na edificación
Directores: Enrique Granada Álvarez, Pablo Eguía Oller
Cum Laude International Mention Extraordinary Award

30/09/2020 | José Luis López González
Análise de eficiencia enerxética e seguridade ambiental en bloques cirúrxicos mediante técnicas de simulación
Directores: Enrique Granada Álvarez, Pablo Eguía Oller
Cum Laude International Mention Extraordinary Award

17/09/2020 | Sandra Martínez Mariño
Investigación e desenvolvemento de técnicas automatizadas de calibración e optimización multiobxectivo aplicadas á simulación de modelos enerxéticos de edificios.
Directores: Enrique Granada Álvarez, Pablo Eguía Oller
Cum Laude International Mention Extraordinary Award