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  • 2014 Conference Keynote

    Conference Presentation
    Southwest Process Technology Conference
    October 9, 2014
    Strong process research organizations and capabilities constitute very relevant competitive advantages in the chemical industry, enabling constant...
  • A Century of Process Safety: Process Safety at OSHA

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Annual Meeting
    November 17, 2008
    This presentation will provide a brief history of OSHA's efforts in process safety management. It will include discussion of the PSM standard and...
  • A View of the Evolving LNG Regulations and Associated ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    May 1, 2013
    Recent growth in availability of domestic natural gas has led to a shift in the U.S. gas industry from being a net LNG importer to the prospect of...
  • Advanced Modeling for Cryogenic Spill Risk Assessments of ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 3, 2014
    The cryogenic spill risk assessment (CSRA) and cryogenic spill protection (CSP) plan are critical steps in the design of a floating LNG liquefaction...
  • Advances in Automation: Wireless the Enabler

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    March 31, 2014
    Older refineries and petrochemical facilities were built with the minimum amount of instrumentation, only that which was necessary to safely operate...
  • Alarm Management Gap Analysis and Improvement at NOVA ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 28, 2015
    Alarm Management Gap Analysis and Improvement at NOVA Chemicals Doug Lutz , Principal Process Automation Engineer, NOVA Chemicals Corp., Joffre,...
  • Alternative Sampling Densities in Non-Uniform Sampling

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Annual Meeting
    November 9, 2015
    Non-uniform sampling (NUS) is more widely practiced, but many implementations either do not weight the distribution of samples, or follow exponential...
  • An Optimization Framework for Designing Input Signals for ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 1, 2014
    The plant test is a critically important step in the development of model-based process controllers such as MPC, since the resulting data becomes the...