Qiang Xu

  • Citation name:
    Xu, Q.
  • Affiliation:
    Lamar University
  • State:
    TX
  • Country:
    USA

Dr. Qiang Xu is Associate Professor of Dan F. Smith Department of Chemical Engineering at Lamar University. His main research areas include process synthesis, product scheduling, dynamic simulation and optimization with particular applications in industrial pollution prevention and waste minimization, chemical process safety, flexibility analysis, and air quality analysis. He has published 49 peer-reviewed papers and given over 50 invited talks and international conference presentations. He is the recipient of Lamar University Merit Award in 2010. He is currently the Area Coordinator of Process Research and Innovation Subdivision of AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers) and the Programming Chair of the Green Chemistry and Green Engineering Subdivision of ACS (American Chemical Society). Dr. Xu obtained his B.S. degrees in chemical engineering and environmental engineering respectively, both in 1998; Ph.D. degree in 2003 in chemical engineering, all from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. He joined Lamar University since 2005.

Sessions chaired or co-chaired:
Process Research and Development for Industrial Sustainability
2014 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1086-1)
Process Research and Development for Industrial Sustainability
2014 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1086-1)
Process and Product Development for Sustainability
2016 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1097-7)
Product and Process Development for Sustainability I
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
Product and Process Development for Sustainability II2012 Spring Meeting & 8th Global Congress on Process Safety
Areas chaired or co-chaired:
Process Research and Innovation
2014 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1086-1)
Technology Transfer & Manufacturing
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
Authored:
(180d) Dynamic Simulation of LNG Loading, Bog Generation, and Bog Recovery at LNG Exporting Terminals
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(76a) An Inverse-Based Methodology for Disturbance Identification of Nonlinear MIMO Systems
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(58f) Optimal Design of Mixed Refrigerant System in Ethylene Plants for Maximum Energy Savings
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(130d) Startup Optimization and Flexibility Analysis for Ethylene Procedures
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(191b) Optimization of Shutdown Procedures of Olefin Plants
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(95a) Model Predictive Control for Ethylene Oxide Explosion Limits Under Plant Upset Conditions
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(51d) Profitable Emission Reduction In Petroleum Refineries2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
(96g) Flare Minimization Via Dynamic Simulation2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
(145c) Material Handling and Production Line Debottleneck Optimization2012 Spring Meeting & 8th Global Congress on Process Safety
(145b) Coupling Hoist Scheduling and Job Queue Optimization2012 Spring Meeting & 8th Global Congress on Process Safety