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  • 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...
  • Assessing Thermal Stability - the Challenge of Powders

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    March 31, 2014
    Assessing the thermal stability of process materials and mixtures is an essential step in understanding the process safety profile of a process. Many...
  • Automation Solutions for Processing Light Tight (Shale) Oil

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 2, 2014
    Opportunity crudes from shale are more readily available in North America with incentives on cost. However, these typically lighter crude oils don’t...
  • Case Study on SMALL-Scale LNG Facility Expansion

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 28, 2015
    With the influx of natural gas production throughout the United States, the small-scale LNG market is growing at a rapid pace. One option to take...
  • 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...
  • Cracking Furnace Line Flushing Pre-Commissioning

    Conference Presentation
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
    April 28, 2015
    The abundance of low cost shale gas has led to numerous projects in North America to expand existing or construct new ethylene production units. Most...
  • 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...