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  • Compatibility, Aqueous Stability, and Phase Behavior of ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    August 19, 2020
    The main objective of this work was to identify the stability and compatibility of synthesized Gemini surfactants with brine (injection and formation...
  • Criteria for Determining the Need for Installation of  ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    March 28, 2017
    CRITERIA FOR DETERMINING THE NEED FOR INSTALLATION OF FIXED FIRE AND GAS DETECTORS IN PETROLEUM REFINERIES One of the most important aspects of...
  • Design Challenges in Tankage Modernization

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 4, 2012
    In order to comply with regulation requirements, a refinery needs to perform major revamps to produce different grades of Diesel, namely ULSD, Off-...
  • Direct Conversion of Mixed Oxygenates to Isobutene over ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 27, 2015
    Direct conversion of ethanol to isobutene has recently been reported over ZnxZryOz mixed oxide catalysts with balanced acid-base sites [1]. A complex...
  • Energy Bandwidth Studies for Petroleum Refining and ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 27, 2015
    Energy efficiency underlies American manufacturing competitiveness. The U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office commissioned energy...
  • Furnace Burner Management Practices within Nova Canada

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    May 1, 2013
    Furnace Burner Management Practices within Nova Canada The focus of this paper will be on the cracking heaters at the NOVA Chemicals Corunna site,...
  • Hydrocracker Reactor Temperature Controls for Greater ...

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    May 1, 2013
    Today’s hydrocarbon pricing means that hydrocracking units, already one of industry’s most demanding process control challenges, are being pushed to...