Vilma Snapkauskienė

Plasma Processing Laboratory (15)
Senior research associate
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Book or monograph chapter


Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI]. Banana peel thermochemical conversion In: Banana Peels Valorazition. Elsevier, 2024, Chapter 11, p. 289-325. ISBN 978-0-323-95937-7.

Scientific article


Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Eimontas J. [LEI], Aikas M. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI]. Bituminous Soil Remediation in the Thermal Plasma Environment In: Sustainability. Basel: MDPI, 2024, Vol. 16, Iss. 11, 4855, p. 1-17. ISSN 2071-1050.
Aikas M. [LEI], Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI]. Thermal arc air plasma application for biomass (wood pellets) gasifcation In: Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. New York: Springer, 2024, Vol. 26, p. 31-43. ISSN 1618-954X.


Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Aikas M. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Zakarauskas K. [LEI], Praspaliauskas M. [LEI]. Biomass gasification to syngas in thermal water vapor arc discharge plasma In: Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery . Heidelberg: Springer, 2023, Vol. 13, p. 16373-16384. ISSN 2190-6815.
Kavaliauskas Ž. [LEI], Kėželis R. [LEI], Grigaitienė V. [LEI], Marcinauskas L. [LEI], Milieška M. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI]. Recycling of Wind Turbine Blades into Microfiber Using Plasma Technology In: Materials. Basel: MDPI, 2023, Vol. 16, Iss. 8, 3089, p. 1-12. ISSN 1996-1944.


Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Tučkutė S. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Aikas M. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI]. Treatment of diesel-contaminated soil using thermal water vapor arc plasma In: Environmental Science and Pollution Research. Heidelberg: Springer, 2020, Vol. 27, p. 43-54. ISSN 0944-1344, eISSN 1614-7499.


Grigaitienė V. [LEI], Striūgas N. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Zakarauskas K. [LEI]. Improving syngas production from glycerol using plasma sprayed catalytic coatings In: Catalysis today. 2012, Vol. 196, No. 1, p. 75-80. ISSN 0920-5861.


Grigaitienė V. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Valatkevičius P. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI]. Water vapor plasma technology for biomass conversion to synthetic gas In: Catalysis today. 2011, Vol. 167, No. 1, p. 135-140. ISSN 0920-5861.

Conference paper


Grigaitienė V. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI], Zhovtyansky V., Kėželis R. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Kavaliauskas Ž. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Šuopys A. [LEI]. Distribution of dynamic and energy parameters in high-temperature axisymmetrical air jet In: Proceedings of the tenth International Symposium on Turbulence, Heat and Mass Transfer, Rome, Italy, September 11-15, 2023. New York: Begell House Inc./ICHMT, 2023, p. 655-658. ISSN 2377-2816, eISSN 2377-4169 ISBN 978-1-56700-534-9, eISBN 978-1-56700-535-6.


Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Aikas S. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI]. Biomass Gasification to Synthesis Gas in Thermal ARC Air Plasma Environment In: Book of abstracts 17th Conference on sustainable development of energy, water and environment systems November 6-10 2022 Paphos, Cyprus. Zagreb: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, 2022, p. 556-556. ISSN 2706-3690.
Grigaitienė V. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI], Kėželis R. [LEI], Milieška M. [LEI], Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Kavaliauskas Ž. [LEI]. Possibility of recycling wind turbine blades using plasma technology In: Eleventh international conference on waste management and environmental and economic impact on sustainable development Waste Management and Environmental Impact XI. Southampton: WIT Press, 2022, p. 65-70. Scopus. ISBN 978-1-78466-455-8 , eISBN 978-1-78466-456-5.
Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Aikas M. [LEI], Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI]. Biomass gasification to hydrogen-rich syngas by thermal arc discharge plasma In: 9th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management. Corfu: National Technical University of Athens, 2022, SESSION XVII, p. 1-3..


Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Tučkutė S. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Aikas M. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI]. The use of thermal water vapor arc plasma as an oily soil remediation technique In: Presented at 2nd International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment, Mieres, Spain, 25-27 July 2018.. Oviedo, Spain: MDPI, 2018, p. 1-4. ISBN 978-84-17238-93-3.
Milieška M. [LEI], Kėželis R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI]. he preparation and analysis of ceramic fibers with deposited catalytic particles by plasma technology In: International Conferences on Research and Applications of Plasmas. PLASMA-2017. IOP Conf. Series: Journal of Physics: Conf. . Poland, Varšawa: IOP, 2018, Vol. 959, p. 1-5..


Uscila R. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Kėželis R. [LEI], Aikas M. [LEI]. Naftos produktais užteršto grunto apdorojimas taikant plazminę technologiją In: Šilumos energetika ir technologijos-2017: Konferencijos pranešimų medžiaga, Kauno technologijos universitetas, 2017 sausio 26-27 . Kaunas: Lietuvos energetikos institutas, 2017, p. 36-41. ISSN 2335-2485.
Gimžauskaitė D. [LEI], Tamošiūnas A. [LEI], Snapkauskienė V. [LEI], Valatkevičius P. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI]. Remediation of petroleum hydrocarbons contaminated soil using water vapor plasma In: The 14th International Conference of Young Scientists on energy Issues (CYSENI 2017), Kaunas, Lithuania, May 25-26, 2017. Kaunas: Lietuvos energetikos institutas, 2017, p. 233-238. ISSN 1822-7554.

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