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26th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444634283, 9780444634443

26th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering, Volume 38

1st Edition

Part A and B

Series Volume Editor: Zdravko Kravanja
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444634283
eBook ISBN: 9780444634443
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 14th June 2016
Page Count: 2486
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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • International Scientific Committee
    • Local Organising Committee
  • Modelling and iterative Real-time Optimization of a homogeneously catalyzed hydroformylation process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description
    • 3 Model Description
    • 4 Iterative Real-time Optimization
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Integrated management of hierarchical levels: towards a CAPE tool
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Discussions
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Mathematical Optimization of Real-time Waste Incineration Scheduling in the Industry
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 System Overview
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Industrial testing
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Modelling SER Biomass Gasification Using Dynamic Neural Networks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Biomass steam gasification model
    • 3 NARX Dynamic neural network model
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • Conclusion
  • PERKS: Software for Parameter Estimation in Reaction Kinetic Systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Parameter Estimation Problem
    • 3 Global Dynamic Optimization Methods
    • 4 PERKS Software
    • 5 Case Study: Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Unit
    • 6 Conclusions
    • 7 Availability
    • 8 Acknowledgments
  • Optimization of a Sour Water Stripping Plant Using Surrogate Models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case study: sour water stripping plant
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Security Analysis of the Electronic Management System for a Total Site Utility System
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Overview of Industrial Control systems
    • 3 Electronic Management System Model for Efenis
    • 4 Risk Analysis of the EMS Model for Efenis
    • 5 Proposed Public Key Infrastructure used to secure EMS System
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Enhanced production of methanol from switchgrass: CO2 to methanol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Solution procedure
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Techno-economic analysis of the production of epichlorhydrin from glycerol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Solution procedure
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Kriging based Fault Detection and Diagnosis Approach for Nonlinear Noisy Dynamic Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Application and discussions
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Kinetics of Phycocyanobilin Cleavage from C-Phycocyanin by Methanolysis
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Experimental
    • 3 Kinetic model
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Simulation of Turbulent Particulate Flows for Nuclear Waste Management: Agglomeration in Vertical Flows
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Numerical methodology
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • A feasibility-based algorithm for Computer Aided Molecular and Process Design of solvent-based separation systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Proposed tests
    • 3 Proposed algorithm
    • 4 Case study and Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Multiobjective Retrofitting Methodology for Manufacturing Processes of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Considering Environment, Health and Safety Risks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Method
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusions and outlook
    • Acknowledgements
  • Performance Evaluation of Unsteady Processes with Dynamic and Temporal Flexibility Indices
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process model
    • 3 Dynamic and temporal flexibility indices
    • 4 Karush–Kuhn–Tucker conditions
    • 5 Trapezoidal integration rule
    • 6 Case studies
    • 7 Conclusions
  • Solution of Chance-Constrained Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Programming Problems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction and Motivation
    • 2 Evaluation of Chance Constraints
    • 3 Framework for Chance-Constrained MINLP Problems
    • 4 Case Study: Process Synthesis under Uncertainty
    • 5 Conclusions & Outlook
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Hydrogen Sulphide Scavenging Simulation in HYSYS
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Simulation
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Dynamic Real-Time Optimization of Microgrids with Day-Ahead Commitments for External Power Exchange
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Formulation
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgments
  • Methodology for preselecting heat-integrated mass allocation networks likely to be associated with cost efficient HEN
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Initial MILP model
    • 3 Modified MILP model: HEN cost evaluation and reduction
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Computer-Aided Molecular Design by Combining Genetic Algorithms and COSMO-RS
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 COSMO-CAMD framework
    • 3 Case study: Solvent design for extraction
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Energy consumption maps for quaternary distillation sequences
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Case of study
    • 3 Design and optimization methodology
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Energy integration of a hydrotreating process for the production of biojet fuel
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modelling of hydrotreating process
    • 3 Energy integration of the hydrotreating process
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • 6 Acknowledgments
  • Mathematical Optimization of the Production of Fuel Pellets from Residual Biomass
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modelling the multi-objective mathematical scenarios
    • 3 Analysis of the Optimal Model Scenarios
    • 4 Conclusions
  • On Optimal Assignment of Cold Standby Components for Multi-Channel Safety Interlocks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Superstructure
    • 3 Maintenance policies
    • 4 Encoding scheme
    • 5 Case studies
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Optimising biomass-based energy supply chains for sustainable mobility
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Description and Mathematical Features
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Final Remarks
  • Estimation of membrane fouling parameters for concentrating lactose using nanofiltration
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description
    • 3 Parameter Estimation
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgment
  • Multi-Scale Modeling of Solid Electrolyte Interface Formation in Lithium-Ion Batteries
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical Model
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Automatic Model Reduction of Population Balance Models by Proper Orthogonal Decomposition
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical method
    • 3 Automatic model reduction
    • 4 Example: fluidized bed crystallizer
    • 5 Outlook
  • Parallel computing in multi-parametric programming
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Multi-parametric quadratic programming - A case study
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Modelling of a Reactive Distillation in the production process of high purity Cyclohexanone to produce caprolactam
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Experimental
    • 3 Distillation column model.
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 MINLP optimisation
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Multimodal Green Food Supply Chain Design and Planning under Uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modelling framework
    • 3 Design problem
    • 4 Example
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Derivative-Free Chemical Process Synthesis by Memetic Algorithms Coupled to Aspen Plus Process Models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Design Optimization of Chemical Processes
    • 3 A Multi-Objective Memetic Algorithm for Design Optimization
    • 4 The Case Study
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Price Adjustment in Price-based Coordination Using Quadratic Approximation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Formulation
    • 3 Price Adjustment Using Quadratic Approximation
    • 4 Case Studies
    • 5 Simulation Results
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Is Wood Waste Only for Burning? A Methodology for Best Pathway Identification of Waste Recovery
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology description
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusion and Outlook
  • A new scheme for process simulation by optimization: distillation as an example
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Numerical results
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Renewable electricity integration at a regional level: Cantabria case study
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction and context
    • 2 Development of the electricity grid network model in Cantabria
    • 3 Mathematical model
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Multi-Stage Adaptive Robust Optimization over Bioconversion Product and Process Networks with Uncertain Feedstock Price and Biofuel Demand
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction and Background
    • 2 Problem Statement, Model Formulation, and Solution Method
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Cost-based analysis about a newly designed two-staged reverse osmosis process with draw solute
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Mathematical model
    • 4 Cost estimation model
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Chemical Looping Reforming: Impact on the Performances Due to Carbon Fouling on Catalyst
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Targeting the hydrogen network and optimal feed using rigorous simulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Mathematical simulation of pressure swing adsorption (PSA)
    • 4 The optimization model of the hydrogen network
    • 5 Case study
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Incorporating life cycle assessment indicators into optimal electric vehicle charging strategies: An integrated modelling approach
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Neural Networks Modeling of Dearomatization of Distillate Cuts with Furfural to Produce Lubricants
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Neural networks for modeling dearomatization
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Lignocellulosic supply chain MILP model: a Hungarian case study
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Mathematical formulation
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Concluding remarks
    • 7 Acknowledgements
  • A framework for modelling investment decisions in gas infrastructures
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Interregional gas supply: case study
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Process Design and Integration of Various Carbon Capture Approaches into the Energy Sector and Other Energy-intensive Industrial Applications
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Carbon capture approaches, plant configurations & model assumptions
    • 3 Results and discussions
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Assessment of chemical looping combustion process by dynamic simulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model
    • 3 Simulation results
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Comparison of Different Heat Exchanger Tube Designs used in Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage Systems - a Numerical Study
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model
    • 3 Numerical model of the analysed heat exchanger tube
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgment
  • Global sensitivity analysis of computer-aided molecular design problem for the development of novel working fluids for power cycles
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Minimizing the complexity of surrogate models for optimization
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Optimization through Separation and Surrogate Modelling
    • 3 Examples and Applications
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Optimization Methods for Catalyst Design
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model and solution procedure
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Model-based framework for enhanced and controlled operation of a fed-batch bioreactor: xylitol production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Dynamic behavior of a multi-tasking reactive distillation column for production of silane, dichlorosilane and monochlorosilane
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model of multi-tasking reactive distillation column
    • 3 Results
    • Conclusions
  • Use of predictor corrector methods for multi-objective optimization of dynamic systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Scalarization of bi-criterial optimization problems
    • 3 Tubular reactor example
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Economic risk-based analysis: Effect of technical and market price uncertainties on the production of glycerol-based isobutanol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Materials and methods
    • 3 Deterministic economic assessment
    • 4 Stochastic economic evaluation
    • Risk quantification & mitigation
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Synthesis and Optimization of Microalgae Biorefineries
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 The case of a real-life microalga biorefinery
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Testing the Non-Diagonal Quadratic Convex Reformulation Technique
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Reformulation of 0-1 QPs
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Development of soft sensor with neural network and nonlinear variable selection for crude distillation unit process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Proposed algorithm
    • 4 Simulation Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Modelling of organophilic pervaporation to compete with distillation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methanol-water separation
    • 3 Ethanol-water separation
    • 4 Isobutanol-water separation
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Optimal regional resource utilisation – the St. Margarethen case
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Method – Process Network Synthesis in a wider think-tank for resource optimisation
    • 3 Regional resource utilisation in the case study region
    • 4 Results of regional resource optimisation with Process Network Synthesis (PNS)
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Mathematical Programming Approach for the Design of Intensified Thermally Coupled Distillation Sequences.
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Example
    • 3 Conclusions
    • 4 Acknowledgements
  • Discrete-Time MIP Methods for Production Scheduling in Multistage Facilities
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Discrete-Time Mathematical Programming Models
    • 4 Solution Methods
    • 5 Computaional Study
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Economic, Environmental and Dynamic Optimization Applied to Hybrid Processes for the Purification of Biobutanol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Dynamic properties from the point of view of the design
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Optimization Problem
    • 5 Global stochastic optimization strategy
    • 6 Results
    • 7 Conclusions
  • Purification of Bioethanol from a Fermentation Process: Alternatives for Dehydration
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Optimization of OSN Membrane Cascades for Separating Organic Mixtures
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 OSN Membrane Cascade Superstructure
    • 3 Membrane Performance Model
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • On a systems approach to support novelty in bioreactor design
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Description
    • 3 Illustration example
    • 4 Conclusions and future work
    • Acknowledgements
  • Comparison of Continuous-Time Models for Adjustable Robust Optimization in Process Scheduling under Uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Adjustable Robust Optimization Framework
    • 3 Computational Results
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Developing a Soft Sensor with Online Variable Selection for Industrial Multi-mode Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Preliminaries
    • 3 Proposed Approach
    • 4 Industrial application
    • 5 Conclusions
  • CFD Modelling of Bubbly Gas Flow using Coupled OPOSPM-Two-Fluid Model
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Coupled OPOSPM Two-Fluid Model
    • 3 Numerical results and discussion
    • 4 Summary and conclusions
  • Design and control of azeotropic dividing wall column for separating furfural-water mixture
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process studied
    • 3 Control Strategy
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Multiobjective Optimization of Membrane Networks for Fractionation of Protein Hydrolysate from Fish By-Products
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Case study
    • 3 Process modelling
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimization and Monte Carlo Simulation for Product Launch Planning under Uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Literature Review
    • 3 Proposed Method
    • 4 Preliminary computational results
    • 5 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgement
  • Population Balance Modelling of Liquid Extraction Columns using the Sectional Quadrature Method of Moments (SQMOM)
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Droplet hydrodynamics and mass transfer using the SQMOM
    • 3 SQMOM spatial discretization
    • 4 Numerical and experimental validation
    • 5 Summary and conclusions
  • Robust multi-objective optimal control of dynamic biological networks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Sampling-based approximation techniques for uncertainty propagation
    • 3 Case study: Four step linear pathway with Michaelis-Menten kinetics
    • 4 Conclusions & future work
  • Influence of the Mushy Zone Constant on the Numerical Simulation of the Melting and Solidification Process of Phase Change Materials
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model
    • 3 Numerical model of the analysed heat exchanger tube
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgment
  • CFD Simulation of Boiling Flows for Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulic Applications
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 CFD model
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Group - Interaction Contribution Approach for Prediction of Electrochemical Properties of Ionic Liquids
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Whole-Systems Modelling of Alternatives for Future Domestic Transport
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement and model description
    • 3 Network structure
    • 4 Electric vehicles as temporary storage devices
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Multi-scale modelling software framework facilitating simulation of interconnected scales using surrogate-models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Background
    • 2 An onion approach to multi-scale modelling
    • 3 Software framework
    • 4 Discussion and Conclusion
    • Acknowledgements
  • Reliable Energy Systems Design for Continuous Processes incorporating Renewables Generation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Mathematical Formulation
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Dynamic impact milling model with a particle-scale breakage kernel
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Single particle breakage model
    • 3 Dynamic model of impact milling
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Projection-based Reformulation and Decomposition Algorithm for A Class of Mixed-Integer Bilevel Linear Programs
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Reformulations
    • 3 Master Problem and Subproblems
    • 4 Algorithm
    • 5 Illustrative Examples
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Mass and energy integration for the supercritical process for biodiesel production and a bioethanol dehydration train
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Case study
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Convex Model for Global Optimization of Water Distribution System
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Definition
    • 3 Mathematical Model
    • 4 Examples
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Multi-level Modelling of Sustainable Chemical Production: from CFD to LCA
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Multi-Objective Optimisation
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Modeling and simulation of phase change and non-ideality in multistream heat exchangers
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Background
    • 3 Modeling phase changes and nonideal thermodynamics
    • 4 PRICO process simulation
    • 5 Conclusions
    • 6 Acknowledgments
  • Using Transient Measurements in Iterative Steady-State Optimizing Control
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modifier adaptation with quadratic approximation
    • 3 Steady states estimation from transients
    • 4 Simulation study
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Computationally Efficient Steady-State Process Simulation by Applying a Simultaneous Dynamic Method
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Dynamic Method for single units
    • 3 Simultaneous Dynamic Method
    • 4 Conventional methods for process simulation
    • 5 Methanol synthesis process
    • 6 Results
    • 7 Conclusion
  • Spatial branch and bound algorithm for the global optimization of MIQCPs
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem definition
    • 3 MILP relaxation from multiparametric disaggregation (MDT)
    • 4 Optimality based bound tightening (OBBT)
    • 5 Branching strategy
    • 6 Global optimization algorithm
    • 7 Numerical experiments
    • 8 Conclusions
  • Risk Management of Shale Gas Supply Chain under Estimated Ultimate Recovery Uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Model Formulation
    • 4 Solution Method
    • 5 Case Study
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Optimal Design and Synthesis of Shale Gas Processing and NGL Recovery Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Uncertainty set definition
    • 3 Process description
    • 4 Model formulation and solution method
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • A Leader-Follower Game-Based Life Cycle Optimization Framework and Application
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Model Formulation and Solution Method
    • 4 Case Study and Results Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Adjustable Robust Optimization for Scheduling of Batch Processes under Uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model formulation
    • 3 Solution Strategies
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Effective Sampling, Modeling and Optimization of Constrained Black-box Problems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Surrogate Model Optimization Framework
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Integration of Energy-cost Optimization and Production Scheduling Using Multiparametric Programming
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Model formulation and implementation
    • 4 Numerical case study
    • 5 Discussion and conclusion
    • Acknowledgment
  • Simulation and optimization of the molecular weight distribution in a non-ideal polymerization reactor
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 CFD Simulation
    • 3 Optimizations
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Efficient optimization-based design of energetically intensified distillation processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modeling and Optimization
    • 3 Case study - Results & discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Anaerobic Bio-reactor Modeling
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model for integrated fermentation and gas stripping unit
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Effects of Bioethanol Pretreatments on the Broth Concentration and its Impacts in the Optimal Design of Product Separation and Purification Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Pretreatment Methods
    • 3 Key-Factors Evaluation for Bioethanol Concentration
    • 4 Results and analysis
    • 5 Conclusion
    • 6 Acknowledgments
  • Bio-syngas Conversion by FT Synthesis with High Loaded Fe-based Catalysts: Kinetic Parameters Regression
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Experimental set-up
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Kinetic Regression
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Design of a Multiproduct Lignocellulosic Biorefinery through the Process Modelling of a Feasible Superstructure
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 A methodology for the design of a feasible superstructure of a multiproduct biorefinery
    • 3 Applications: Acetone-Butanol-Ethanol fermentation
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions and Perspectives
  • A Framework for Integrated Scheduling and Control using Discrete-Time Dynamic Process Models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 System description
    • 3 Discrete-time Scale Bridging Models
    • 4 CASE STUDY
    • 5 CONCLUSIONS
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • A model-based investigation of genetically modified microalgae strains
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Materials and methods
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements:
  • Inclusion of thermodynamic equations for efficient steadystate process optimization
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Proposed Framework
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Application of a Knowledge Management System to a Dropwise Additive Manufacturing System for Pharmaceuticals
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Dropwise additive manufacturing of pharmaceutical products
    • 3 KProMS system
    • 4 Data Extraction and Analysis
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Multiscale Simulation of Bubbly Flows
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Computational methods
    • 3 Computational conditions
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Smart Adaptive Sampling for Surrogate Modelling
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Smart Sampling Algorithm (SSA)
    • 4 Algorithm Evaluation
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Novel plant-wide process design of dichlorohydrin production by glycerol hydrochlorination
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Kinetic and Thermodynamic Models
    • 3 Design of Plant-Wide Processes
    • 4 Design of a Thermally Coupled Process
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimization of dynamic systems with rigorous path constraint satisfaction
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Algorithm description
    • 4 Williams-Otto semi-batch reactor case study
    • 5 Summary and conclusion
    • 6 Acknowledgment
  • Green Approaches to Extract Astaxanthin from Shrimp Waste: Process Design and Economic Evaluation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description
    • 3 Cost Analysis and Economic Evaluation
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Synthesis and Design Strategies of Interplant Water Networks using Water Mains with Quality Specifications
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case Study Illustration
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgment
  • Inventory Management during Startup Operations of the Benchmark Chemical Plant
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 VAM (Vinyl Acetate Monomer) Production Process
    • 3 Time reduction of start-up procedures
    • 4 Concluding remarks
    • Acknowledgment
  • Conceptual reactive crystallization process design for separation and purification of phosphorus from complex sludge ash
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Experimental methods
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Modelling and Optimal Control of Non-Viral siRNA Delivery
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Pharmacokinetic Modelling of siRNA Delivery
    • 3 Pharmacodynamic Modelling and Optimal Control of siRNA Delivery
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Process retrofit for energy-use improvement of an absorption and stabilization process in refineries
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process simulation and analysis of existing absorption and stabilization process
    • 3 New process simulation and parameter optimization
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • A Generic Methodology for Superstructure Optimization of Different Processing Networks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology and data management
    • 3 Software implementation
    • 4 Conclusions and future work
  • A Reformulation Strategy for Deterministic Global Optimization of Ideal Multi-component Distillation Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Model
    • 3 Reformulation of the column model
    • 4 Computational Results
    • 5 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgement
  • Synthesis of Intensified Processes from a Superstructure of Phenomena Building Blocks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Synthesis Approach
    • 3 Case Study: Dehydration of Ethanol
    • 4 Conclusion
  • A hierarchical coordination approach to the optimal operation of a sugar crystallization process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description
    • 3 Optimal operation of the sugar crystallization process
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Forest Supply Chain Optimization applying Generalized Disjunctive Programming
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem description
    • 3 Model formulation
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Integrated Transhipment Models for Synchronous Screening of Treatment Technologies and Targeting of Fresh Water and Recycle Flows
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The proposed method
    • 3 Fresh water targeting model
    • 4 Treatment process selection model
    • 5 Illustrative examples
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Levelised Value of Electricity - A Systemic Approach to Technology Valuation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The LVOE Approach
    • 3 Electricity Systems Model
    • 4 LVOE of Carbon Capture and Storage in the UK
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Intensified Separation Processes for the Recovery and Dehydration of Bioethanol from an Actual Lignocellulosic Fermentation Broth
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Base process alternatives for bioethanol recovery and dehydration
    • 3 Synthesis of Intensified Sequences
    • 4 Rigorous Design
    • 5 Results and Discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • A Holistic Approach to Model Discovery Using A Domain Ontology
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Concept
    • 3 Structure of domain ontology
    • 4 Demonstration
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Design of a chemical batch plant: a study of dedicated parallel lines with intermediate storage and the plant performance
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Chemical batch plants and parallel production lines
    • 3 Introducing intermediate storage
    • 4 Conclusion
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Multi-Product Reactive Distillation for Silanes Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Silanes Background
    • 3 Design Methodology
    • 4 Simulation and Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimization of Energy Consumption in a Hydrotreating Process for Green Diesel Production from Palm Oil
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Green diesel production
    • 3 Experimental study supporting the process simulation
    • 4 Process description
    • 5 The energy optimization of a green diesel production process
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Optimal dynamic experiment design for guaranteed parameter estimation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Guaranteed Parameter Estimation
    • 3 Optimal Experiment Design for Least-squares Estimation
    • 4 Optimal Experiment Design for Guaranteed Parameter Estimation
    • 5 Case Study
    • 6 Results
    • 7 Conclusions
  • Short-term crude mix and operating conditions optimization for oil refinery operations
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Opportunities in optimization of feedstock diet and operating conditions
    • 3 Initial feasible solution (initialization method)
    • 4 Normalized multi-parametric discretization technique
    • 5 Numerical results
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Robust Fault Isolation using Stable Principal Component Pursuit
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Fault isolation using SPCP
    • 3 Case studies: Tennessee Eastman Process
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • An integrated process of coke-oven gas tri-reforming and coal to methanol with high carbon utilization and energy efficiency
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Integration of cog tri-reforming and coal gasification
    • 3 Performance analysis of the proposed system
    • 4 Conclusions
  • A General Representation for the Modeling of Energy Supply Chains
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Mathematical Formulation
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusions
    • 7 Acknowledgement
  • Taylor-Made Modeling and Solution of Novel Process Units by Modular CAPE-OPEN-based Flowsheeting
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Status Quo - The Introduction of Custom Models in Conventional Simulation Software
    • 3 Proposed Solution Strategy for Collaborative Flowsheet Simulation
    • 4 Application – MOSAIC Models in COFE
    • 5 Conclusions and Outlook
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Time-series aggregation for synthesis of distributed energy supply systems by bounding error in operational expenditure
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 OPEX-based time-series aggregation
    • 3 Real world example
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Automated Data Review in Secondary Pharmaceutical Manufacturing by Pattern Recognition Techniques
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Case study and available data
    • 3 Proposed methodology
    • 4 Results for Dataset 1
    • 5 Results for Dataset 2
    • 6 Batch characterization within each cluster for Dataset 1 and Dataset 2
    • 7 Conclusions
  • Optimization of a Hydrogen Supply Chain Network Design by Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithms
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 A variant of NSGA-II as a multi-objective optimization procedure
    • 3 GA vs. ε-constraint formulation
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Results
    • 2 Conclusions
  • A Generic PAT Software Interface for On-Line Monitoring and Control of Chromatographic Separation Systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 PAT Software Interface Architecture
    • 3 Experimental Feasibility Studies
    • 4 Concluding Remarks
    • Acknowledgement
  • Enhanced data envelopment analysis for sustainability assessment
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Application of the enhanced DEA to the assessment of electricity technologies
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Long-term planning and retrofitting of supply and distribution chains with decaying performance
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Mathematical formulation
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Predictive Modelling of Phase-Transfer Catalyst Systems for Improved and Innovative Design
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Systematic Biphasic Modelling Framework
    • 3 Application
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Analysis of the Carbon Efficiency of a Hybrid XTL-CSP process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Sustainable Chemical Process Development through an Integrated Framework
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Integrated Systematic Framework
    • 3 Case Studies
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Optimization of Economic and Operability Performances of Water-gas Shift Membrane Reactor
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Preliminaries
    • 3 Model development
    • 4 Objective function and optimization methodology
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Hybrid plant-wide Simulation and Modelling using Reference nets and Java
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem description
    • 3 A novel modelling approach using Reference nets and Java
    • 4 Simulation examples
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Extracting knowledge from historical databases for process monitoring using feature extraction and data clustering
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Dimensionality Reduction
    • 3 Data Clustering
    • 4 Data Clustering
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Investigating the energy-water-carbon nexus of mega-scale chemicals production from Appalachian shale gas
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Feedstock supply and plant design
    • 3 Energy-water-carbon nexus and metrics
    • 4 Result and discuss
    • 5 Conclusions
  • A Multivariable Model Predictive Control Project in a Computer Aided Master’s Degree Course
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Computer Aided Project Main Tasks
    • 4 Control objectives and constraints
    • 5 Multivariable MPC control system - Task 3 of the project
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • H2TT – A pinch analysis software tool for refinery hydrogen network management
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Software description
    • 3 Case-study
    • 4 Final remarks
    • Acknowledgments
  • Modelling and optimization framework for the multi-objective design of buildings
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Modelling and Simulation of an Industrial Riser in Fluid Catalytic Cracking Process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Riser model
    • 3 Equations
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Optimal design and operation of semi-batch reactive distillation for methyl lactate synthesis with fixed product demand
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Semi-batch reactive distillation process model
    • 3 Optimization problem formulation with fixed product demand
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Results and Discussions
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Development of Shale Gas Supply Chain Network under Market Uncertainties
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical Formulation
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Development of Hybrid Fuzzy-GMC Control System for MSF Desalination Process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Optimization Problem Formulation
    • 3 Control Strategy
    • 4 Results and Discussions
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Supply Chain Optimisation of Nipa-based bioethanol industry in Thailand
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Economic Evaluation of Hybrid FO-crystallization-RO Desalination Process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process
    • 3 Mathematical model
    • 4 MINLP problem formulation
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Modelling and Analysis of a Soybean Biorefinery for the Production of Refined Oil, Biodiesel and Different Types of Flours
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Simulation
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Disjunctive Models for Strategic Midstream Delivery Agreements in Shale Gas Development
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 General Problem Statement
    • 3 Strategic Development Constraints
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Multiparametric Metamodels for Model Predictive Control of Chemical Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Applications
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement:
  • Optimal Reuse of Flowback Wastewater in Shale Gas Fracking Operations Considering Economic and Safety Aspects
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model formulation
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Control relevant modelling for haemodialysis
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model description
    • 3 Artificial Neural Networks
    • 4 Results
    • 5. Conclusion
  • Dynamic Multi-Scenario Approach to Robust and Profitable Online Optimization & Optimal Control of Batch Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 RBSMBO&C method for robust optimization & control
    • 3 Case study: the Williams-Otto fed-batch reactor
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Merging information from batch and continuous flow experiments for the identification of kinetic models of benzyl alcohol oxidation over Au-Pd catalyst
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modelling benzyl-alcohol oxidation system: proposed strategy
    • 3 Model equations for reaction systems
    • 4 Model identification results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Multi-period Sequential Synthesis of Heat Exchanger Networks and Utility Systems including storages
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Test Case and Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Simplification of Equation-Oriented Models through the Digraph Method
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Simplification Scheme of EO Models
    • 3 Numerical Example
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Enhanced Down-Stream Processing of Biobutanol in the ABE Fermentation Process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Modelling approach
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Process evaluation
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Enhanced Process for Methanol Production by CO2 Hydrogenation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Modelling approach
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Economic evaluation
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Novel Process for Conversion of CO2 to Dimethyl Carbonate using Catalytic Membrane Reactors
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Conceptual Design for the Separation of a Mixture of Isoamyl Acetate and Isoamyl Alcohol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Experimental Section
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • A New Methodology to Reduce the Exergy Loss of Distillation Columns Using Rigorous Process Simulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Global Optimization for a Continuous Location-Allocation Model for Centralized and Distributed Manufacturing
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Bilevel Decomposition Algorithm
    • 4 Large-scale example
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Towards a sustainable hydrogen economy: role of carbon price for achieving GHG emission targets
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Optimisation-based framework
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • An Optimal Scheduling of the Heliostat Field in a Solar Tower Power Plant
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Optimal Scheduling Problem
    • 3 Optimization Algorithm
    • 4 Simulation Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Systematic Solvent Evaluation for Artemisinin Recovery in Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Solvents for final product recovery
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Multi-objective Optimisation of Flavour and Processing Time in Beer Fermentation via Dynamic Simulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The Fermentation Process
    • 3 Reduced-order Fermentation Modelling
    • 4 Model Description
    • 5 Dynamic Simulation
    • 6 Multi-objective Optimisation
    • 7 Temperature Manipulation: Operational Improvements
    • 8 Conclusions
  • First-principles Rheological Modelling and Parameter Estimation for Nanoparticle-based Smart Drilling Fluids
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 First Principle Model Development
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Multi-parametric Statistical Analysis of Economic Data for Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Pharmaceutical trade data: Methodology and analysis
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Bayesian Optimization with Dimension Scheduling: Application to Biological Systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Background and Related Work
    • 3 Bayesian Optimization with Dimension Scheduling Algorithm
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Discussion
    • 6 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgments
  • A framework for Simultaneous State Estimation and Robust Hybrid Model Predictive Control in Intravenous Anaesthesia
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Theoretical Background
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Synthesis of Heat Exchangers Network (HEN) and Optimization under Variability and Uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Mathematical Formulation
    • 4 Results and Discussions
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Coupled Thermo-Mechanical-Chemical modelling of underground coal gasification
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model description
    • 3 Model implementation and results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • An integrated unit commitment model incorporating electric vehicles as a flexible and responsive load
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Mathematical Formulation
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Sustainable DME synthesis-design with CO2 utilization
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process synthesis
    • 3 Process Design and Analysis
    • 4 Process Evaluation
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Ontology construction for multi-network models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Background
    • 2 Network as the basis
    • 3 Mathematical representation
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Phenomena Based Process Intensification of Toluene Methylation for Sustainable Para-xylene Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Multi-stage Approach for Innovative Process Design
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Optimal Planning of Distributed Systems of Refineries and Biorefineries Considering Pollution Trading with Forest Plantations
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Model formulation
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Incremental Learning Fault Detection Algorithm Based on Hyperplane-Distance
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Optimal Features Selection for Designing a Fault Diagnosis System
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Reverse Design of Ionic Liquids for the Absorption of CO2
    • Abstract
    • 1 Global Warming and CO2 Emission Reduction
    • 2 Ionic Liquids
    • 3 Reverse Design of Ionic Liquids
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgment
  • Conceptual Design of an Oil Shale Retorting Process Integrated with Chemical Looping for Hydrogen production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Description of the novel OSR-CLH process
    • 3 Modelling and simulation of the OSR-CLH process
    • 4 Economic analysis of the OSR-CLH
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • First Steps towards Online Optimal Control of Molecular Weight in Batch and Semi-batch Free-Radical Polymerization Reactors
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Modelling
    • 2 On-line Monitoring of Polymerization Reactions
    • 3 Estimation and dynamic Optimization
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Dynamic Simulation and Optimisation of an Industrial Process for Tributyl Citrate Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Modeling
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Mid-term Scheduling Model Based on State-Task-Network for Considering Plant Specific Constraints in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model and methods
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimal Operating Condition of Fluidized Bed Propellant Incinerator Considering Fluidization Effect and Reaction of the Particles
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Equations
    • 3 Simulation Conditions
    • Results and discussion
    • Conclusions
  • A Comprehensive Kinetic Investigation of the Ring Opening of L,L-Lactide in the Presence of Multifunctional Polyalcohols
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Kinetic mechanism
    • 3 The Monte Carlo method
    • 4 Simulation results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Modelling and optimization of an activated sludge wastewater treatment process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description and Modeling
    • 3 Control Strategies
    • 4 Simulation Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Set-valued integration of uncertain dynamic systems with sensitivity analysis capability
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Continuous-Time Set-Valued Integration of Parametric ODEs
    • 3 Adjoint-Sensitivity Approach to Bounding State-Dependent Functions
    • 4 Numerical Implementation and Case Studies
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Using PLS and NIR spectra to model the first-breakage step of a grain milling process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Material and methods
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Optimal design of water exchanges in eco-industrial parks through a game theory approach
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Multi-leader single-follower game approach
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Off-line optimisation and control of carbon capture operations
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Description of offline optimisation and control algorithm
    • 3 Techno-economic scenarios
    • 4 Result and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • A new paradigm in process synthesis focus on design of power plants and industrial processes integrated with CO2 capture
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process synthesis methodologies for CO2 capture applications
    • 3 A new paradigm for synthesis of CO2 capture processes
    • 4 Conclusion
    • 5 Acknowledgement
  • Enabling Sulfur-rich Coal Sources for Gasification without Emissions
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Coal gasification and syngas purification
    • 3 Novel Process
    • 4 Results and Discussions
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Automated process flowsheet synthesis for membrane processes using genetic algorithm: role of crossover operators
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgement
  • Natural gas liquids (NGL) recovery in the liquefied natural gas production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Main assumptions and performance equations
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusion
  • Efficient simulation of heterogeneity and stochasticity in microbial processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Stochastic modelling of biochemical reaction systems
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusion
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Ionic Liquids Role in Multifeedstock / Multiproduct Integrated Biorefineries
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Integrated biorefinery flowsheet
    • 3 Comparison of processes with and without ionic liquids
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Quantifying the importance of flow maldistribution in numbered-up microreactors
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Flow maldistribution
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Modeling, Simulation, and Economic Evaluation of a Hybrid CO2 Capture Process for Oxidative Coupling of Methane
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Models and Methods
    • 3 Simulation and Optimization
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusion and Outlook
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • An Enhanced Group-Interaction Contribution Method for the Prediction of Normal Boiling and Critical points
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Development
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Framework for optimization and scheduling of a copper production plant
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Process modelling
    • 4 Optimization formulation
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Systematic, efficient and consistent LCA calculations for chemical and biochemical processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Calculation framework
    • 3 Case studies
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Modelling and optimization of compact subsea liquid-liquid separation system
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Models
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimization of an acrolein production process in a pilot-scale fixed-bed reactor
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modeling of the reactor
    • 3 Simulation and preliminary discussion
    • 4 Optimization methods
    • 5 Optimization case studies and discussion
    • 6 Conclusion
  • Implementation of hybrid DEM-PBM approach to reduce the computational cost of powder mixing modeling
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction and Motivation
    • 2 Model Development
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Influence of mill characteristics on stability of continuous layering granulation with external product classification
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Experimental identification of the pin mill
    • 3 Dynamic model of the granulation process
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Discussion and Outlook
    • 6 Acknowledgments
  • Model Based Engineering of Process Plants using SysML
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 MBSE of a Ehylbenzene plant
    • 3 SysML Model of the EB plant
    • 4 SysML model for Aspen simulation
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Modelling and simulation of a U-loop Reactor for Single Cell Protein Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Background
    • 3 Mass Conservation Equations
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgement
  • Global Optimization of Gasoline Blending Model using Bound Contraction Technique
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model
    • 3 Global Optimization
    • 4 Example
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Fuzzy Control of a Distillation Column
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 PI control
    • 4 Fuzzy control
    • 5 Control system with auxiliary manipulated variable
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgment
  • A Novel Approach to Include Limited Equipment Connectivity in State-Task Network Models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 State splitting
    • 3 Computational results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Mechanistic Models for Process Development and Optimization of Fed-batch Fermentation Systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Nomenclature
    • 3 Materials and Methods
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Optimization of Lignocellulosic Waste Biorefinery using Multi-Actor Multi-Objective Mathematical Framework
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description
    • 3 Mathematical model and optimization methodology
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Design and economic analysis of 1,2-propanediol derived from Crude glycerol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Economic analysis
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Control of an Extractive Distillation Column with Thermal Integration
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Definition
    • 3 Modeling and Simulation
    • 4 Control
    • 5 Conclusions
  • One-stage approach for the integrated design of ORC processes and working fluid using PC-SAFT
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 One-stage approach for integrated design of process and working fluid
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgements
  • Optimization of Aeration Power in a SBR
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Reactor modelling
    • 3 Formulation of the optimization problem
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Process and Economic Optimisation of a Milk Processing Plant with Solar Thermal Energy
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methods
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Discussion
    • 5 Conclusion
  • An intelligent decision making and notification system based on a knowledge-enabled supervisory monitoring platform
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Knowledge-enabled Supervisory Monitoring Platform – From the Automation System to the Data Repository
    • 3 Common Information Data Exchange Model
    • 4 CERTH’s Use Case – Synthesis Gas Pilot Plant
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgment
  • Integrated design and operation assessment of an embedded supervisory automation framework for a hybrid hydrogen-enabled power generation system
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Description of the Hybrid Hydrogen-enabled Battery Charging station
    • 3 Development of a Supervisory Automation Framework
    • 4 Operation results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Design and Comparison of Optimal Reactor Concepts for the Hydroformylation of Olefins by Use of a Probabilistic Design Framework
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodical Background
    • 3 Process and Optimization Fundamentals
    • 4 Results of Optimization under Uncertainties
    • 5 Conclusion and Outlook
    • 6 Acknowledgement
  • Wastewater Quality Impact on Water Management in Shale Gas Supply Chain
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Shale gas supply chain optimization: Problem statement
    • 3 Case studies
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Imputation of Missing Data with Ordinary Kriging for Enhancing Fault Detection and Diagnosis
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Techniques
    • 3 Problem statement and methodology
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 3 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Economically optimal multi-actor processing networks: material flows and price assignment of the intermediates using Lagrangian decomposition
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Solution approach
    • 4 Illustrative numerical example
    • 5 Conclusions
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Population Balance Applied to Microalgae Growth
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Population balances
    • 3 Case studies
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Ammonia supply chains: A new framework for renewable generation with a case study for Minnesota
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Formulation
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Analysis of Operational Heat Exchanger Network Robustness via Interval Arithmetic
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 A brief review on robustness and flexibility analysis of Heat Exchanger Networks
    • 3 Problem statement and principles
    • 4 The Interval Arithmetic approach
    • 5 HEN modelling
    • 6 Example
    • 7 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgment
  • Effect of Solvent Feeding Time on the Start-up Operation of an Extractive Distillation Column
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Start-up polices
    • 4 Simulations results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Geometry optimization of a fibrous scaffold based on mathematical modelling and CFD simulation of a dynamic cell culture
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model
    • Optimization methodology
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Synthesis of preliminary system designs for offshore oil and gas production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methods
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Sugar extraction by moving-bed diffusers in ethanol production: development of a simulation tool
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Moving-bed diffuser simulator
    • 4 Simulator performance: Case study
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Optimal Design of an Integrated Radiant Syngas Cooler and Steam Methane Reformer using NLP and Meta-heuristic Algorithms
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Conceptual process design for Boric Acid: A case study for engineering education
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Case study
    • 3 Discussion and Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Global Sensitivity Analysis of Reverse Osmosis Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Background
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Synthesis of Heat Exchanger Networks and Utility Systems: sequential initialization procedure and simultaneous MINLP algorithm
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Superstructure and mathematical model
    • 3 Two-stage algorithm and initialization
    • 4 Test case
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Mathematical Modelling-based Energy System Operation Strategy considering Energy Storage Systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Motivation & Literature Review
    • 3 An Operational Model of an Energy System with ESS
    • 4 Results and Discussions
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Mineral Concentration Plants Design Using Rigorous Models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Case study
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • MO-MCS: An Efficient Multi-objective Optimization Algorithm for the Optimization of Temperature/Pressure Swing Adsorption Cycles
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Optimization of Temperature Swing Adsorption Cycles
    • 3 MO-MCS Algorithm
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • A Systematic Framework for the Design and Implementation of Sensing and Control Architecture for a Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plant
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Continuous direct compaction pharmaceutical manufacturing process
    • 3 Systematic framework including novel methods and tools
    • 4 Results and discussions
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Equation-based Rigorous Modelling of the NOx Absorption Process: Model Development and Process Optimization
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Rigorous rate-based model
    • 3 Simulation results
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Moving-horizon State Estimation with Gross Error Detection for a Hydroformylation Mini-plant
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Theoretical Background
    • 3 Case Studies
    • 4 Conclusions and Outlook
    • Acknowledgements
  • Residential Microgrid Design Optimisation under Uncertain μCHP Characteristics
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Multi-Objective Optimisation in a Petrochemical Complex with LCA considerations
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Numerical Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • NLP optimization for the design of sustainable wastewater treatment networks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Problem definition and mathematical formulation
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusion and future work
    • Acknowledgments
  • Design of sustainable municipal wastewater treatment plants
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Description of the superstructure
    • 4 Definition of the objective function
    • 5 Model and constraints definition
    • 6 Results and discussion
    • 7 Conclusion and future work
    • Acknowledgments
  • Multi-objective optimization for the biotechnological conversion of lingocellulosic biomass to value-added products
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Description of the superstructure
    • 4 Definition of the multi-objective function
    • 5 Model and determination of constraints
    • 6 Results and discussion
    • 7 Conclusion
  • Closed-Loop Identification of Nonlinear Hammerstein Model Based on Subspace Approach
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Estimation of Subspace Matrices for Linear Systems
    • 3 Identification of Hammerstein Systems
    • 4 Illustrative Examples
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Development of a Neural Network-based Renewable Energy Forecasting Framework for Process Industries
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Brief Literature Survey
    • 3 Proposed Neural Network based Forecasting Framework
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Development of a model for identifying the optimal biogas system design in Sub-Saharan Africa
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model inputs
    • 3 Determining the optimal biogas system design
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Dynamic Optimization of Desalination System Designs using Aspen Custom Modeler
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Superstructure Development
    • 3 Process Model
    • 4 Optimization Problem Formulation and Case Study
    • 5 Results and Discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Selection of an Energetically More Feasible Route for Hydrocarbon Extraction from Microalgae – Milking of B. braunii as a Case Study
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Dewatering and harvesting of microalgae for the milking process
    • 3 Process modelling and optimization
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Structure optimization of power-to-chemicals (P2C) networks by linear programming for the economic utilization of renewable surplus energy
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model Description
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Comparison between Experimental and Simulated Data of a Distillation Column: Evaluation of Mass-Heat Balances and Trays Efficiency
    • Abstract
    • 1 INTRODUCTION
    • 2 Experimental
    • 3 Experimental results
    • 4 Data elaboration by classical equations
    • 5 Computer Simulation Interpretation
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Using Dynamic Simulation for Risk Assessment: Application to an Exothermic Reaction
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Risk assessment
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusion and perspectives
  • Robust Optimization for Petroleum Supply Chain Collaborative Design and Planning
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Description
    • 3 Robust Optimization
    • 4 The Portuguese PSC real case
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Managing Uncertainty Information for Improved Data-Driven Modelling
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Measurement uncertainty heteroscedastic models
    • 3 Integration of measurement uncertainty in model development
    • 4 Conclusions
  • A Predictive Model for Energy Metabolism and ATP Balance in Mammalian Cells: Towards the Energy-Based Optimization of mAb Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Mathematical Model Development
    • 4 Model Analysis
    • 5 Results and Discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Prediction of the Solubility in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide: a Hybrid Thermodynamic/QSPR Approach
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Database
    • 3 Hybrid thermodynamic/QSPR approach
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Distributed minimum batch time optimization for batch reactors with shared resources
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Price based decomposition
    • 3 Problem formulation
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Results
    • 6 Conclusion
  • Optimal Start-Up and Operation Policy for an Ultrafiltration Membrane Unit in Whey Separation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Optimal Scheduling of Membrane Stacks
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Convergence Order of McCormick Relaxations of LMTD function in Heat Exchanger Networks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Background
    • 3 Application and resulting convergence orders
    • 4 Conclusions and future work
    • Acknowledgments
  • A new approach for pharmacokinetic model application towards personalized medicine
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methods
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Discussion and Conclusions
  • Structural and economic analysis of Industrial Symbiosis networks: a hybrid approach to assess investment opportunities
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results & Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Modelling Reaction-Diffusion Dynamics in Microsystems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Method
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • An extended comparison study of large scale datadriven prediction methods based on variable selection, latent variables, penalized regression and machine learning
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Regression Methods
    • 3 Comparison Framework
    • 4 Case Studies
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Evaluation of the production of lipids for fuels and proteins from microalgae by decomposition of the processing network
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Modelling and solution approach
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Integrating Uncertainty into Urban Energy System Design
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Applications in the Field of Urban Energy System Design
    • 3 Model Definition
    • 4 Sensitivity Analysis
    • 5 Methodology Robust Optimization
    • 6 Results of simulated robust Optimization
    • 7 Conclusion
  • Energy Supply Chain optimisation for capacity and investment planning
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem description
    • 3 Mathematical Model Formulation
    • 4 Case studies
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimal design of a styrene monomer plant under market volatility
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Optimization algorithm
    • 3 Econometric models
    • 4 Discussion and conclusions
  • Development of advanced computational tools for the intensification of monoclonal antibody production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The GS-NS0 cell culture system
    • 3 Application of the PAROC framework/software platform for the controller development of the cell culture system
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Computational tools for the advanced control of periodic processes - Application to a chromatographic separation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The Periodic Process
    • 3 The PAROC Framework and Software Platform – applied to MCSGP
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Simulation, Optimization and Control of Heavy Oil Upgrading Processes: Application to a Delayed Coking Unit
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Feedstock characterization
    • 3 Process description
    • 4 Process simulation
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Optimization of Batch Extractive Distillation with Off-cut Recycle and Varying Feed Composition
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The separation process
    • 3 Optimization method
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Solvent Design for Post Combustion Chemical Absorption Process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Material Flow Analysis (MFA) and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Study for Sustainable Management of PVC Wastes in Thailand
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Materials and method
    • 3 Material flow analysis results
    • 4 PVC waste management scenarios
    • 5 Life cycle assessment (LCA)
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Material Flow Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment Study for Sustainable Management of Wastes of Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA)
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Result and Discussion
    • Acknowledgement
  • Heat Exchanger Network Design with Fouling Effects
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Fouling mitigation strategies
    • 3 Mathematical formulation
    • 4 Examples
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Nomenclature
    • Acknowledgements
  • Simulation/Optimization of carbon dioxide capture plant: A case study of AGRU from Thailand
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Biodiesel from Sunflower Oil: Development of Process Model via Lab scale Experiment and Optimisation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Chemistry of the reaction
    • 3 Mathematical model and optimization
    • 4 Laboratory Experiment
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Study of thermal efficiency in heavy oil reservoirs submitted to steam injection by using numerical simulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusion
    • 5 Acknowledgements
  • Application of a Multiple Time-Scale Rolling Horizon Optimization Technique for Improved Load-Following of an Integrated SOFC/CAES Plant with Zero Emissions
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction and Motivation
    • 2 Optimization Problem and Model Formulation
    • 3 Optimization Algorithm and Calculation Methods
    • 4 Simulation Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • A Microalgae-based Biorefinery Plant for the Production of Valuable Biochemicals: Design and Economics
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Modeling and Simulation of Diffusion Process in Tissue Spheroids Encaged into Microscaffolds (Lockyballs)
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Idealized geometries and simulations
    • 3 Results and discussions
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgments
  • Analysis of the intermittency of the steam alternating solvent process (SAS) applied to a heavy oil reservoir
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Modelling
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Optimisation of Maintenance Planning into the Production of Biopharmaceuticals with Performance Decay using a Continuous-time Formulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Mathematical model
    • 4 Illustrative example
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • A Systematic Approach for the Hydrotreating of Biodiesel and Petroleum-Diesel Blends
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The HDO-HDS reactive system
    • 3 The systematic approach. Thermodynamic analysis
    • 4 Simulation of the HDO-HDS Reactive Distillation Process
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Optimal Power Sharing Control in Networked Fuel Cell Stacks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Algorithm for Optimal Power Sharing
    • 4 Model Updater
    • 5 Results and Discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Appropriate placement of compressors and expanders in sub-ambient processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Theorems
    • 4 Design procedure
    • 5 Example
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Bayesian treed Gaussian process method for process monitoring
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Computational Experiments on Sampling Methods for Uncertainty Propagation and the Implications for Simulation-Based Optimization
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Evaluated sampling methods
    • 3 Computational experiments with challenge functions
    • 4 Biomass-to-commodity-chemicals (BTCC) investment planning problem
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Techno-Economic Evaluation of an Oxidative Coupling of Methane Process at Industrial Scale Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description
    • 3 Results and Discussions
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Minimum Reflux of Complex Distillation Columns: Adiabatic Flash Method on Enthalpy-Composition Diagram
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Design and Evaluation of a High-Density Energy Storage Route with CO2 Re-Use, Water Electrolysis and Methanol Synthesis
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model description
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions and perspectives
  • Impact of protein co-production on techno-economic feasibility of microalgal biodiesel
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Integrated biorefinery
    • 3 Model description
    • 4 Results and discussions
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Heat Exchanger Network Synthesis using a Genetic Algorithms-Particle Swarm Optimization Hybrid Method and Parallel Processing
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Development
    • 3 Case Studies
    • 4 Conclusions
  • FI2EPI – A freeware tool for performing Heat Integration based on Pinch Analysis
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The Flow Diagram – Data extraction and ΔTmin definition
    • 3 Targeting
    • 4 MER Network
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • A Supercritical Reactive Separation Process to Obtain Biopesticides (phorbol-esters) in the Biodiesel Production from Jatropha curcas Oil
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The pure component properties of the Jatropha Curcas oil
    • 3 The Thermodynamic Modelling
    • 4 The integrated supercritical extraction - reactive distillation process
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Simultaneous Optimization and Integration of Gas Turbine and Air Separation Unit Using Novel Simplified Model
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description
    • 3 Novel Simplified ASU Model
    • 4 Modelling of Gas Turbine
    • 5 Simultaneous Optimization and Integration Methodology
    • 6 Case Study
    • 7 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgment
  • Optimization of Preventive Maintenance Program for Imaging Equipment in Hospitals
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • A Mixed Integer Programming Model for Sustainable Water Management in Macroscopic Systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Mathematical Model
    • 4 Illustrative example
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Process and Heat Integrated Design of a Novel NGL Recovery Scheme
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Descriptioon
    • 3 Simulation basis and product specifications
    • 4 Distillation column design conditions in all NGL recovery schemes
    • 5 Comparison of proposed NGL scheme with commercial processes
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Computational Workflow Management in the context of Model-Based Design of Experiments
    • Abstract
    • 1 Background
    • 2 Model-based design of experiments framework
    • 3 Automatising workflow execution using FireWorks
    • 4 Case-study
    • 5 Discussion and Conclusion
    • Acknowledgements
  • On the reduction of the overestimation in verified simulation by model reformulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem formulation
    • 3 Verified simulation method
    • 4 Model reformulation
    • 5 Results - A methanol to hydrocarbons process
    • 6 Conclusions
    • 7 Acknowledgements
  • Improving the wastewater treatment plant performance through model predictive control strategies
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Benchmark simulation model No. 1
    • 3 Control strategy
    • 4 Process identification
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusion
  • Heat exchanger network design with multi-stream exchangers using stage-wise superstructure
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Overall design methodology of multi-stream plate-fin heat exchanger
    • 3 Result and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Nomenclature
    • Acknowledgements
  • Synthesis of Mass Exchange Networks Using Mathematical Programming and Detailed Cost functions
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Example
    • 4 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgement
  • Bifurcation analysis of process stability of continuous fluidized bed agglomeration with external product classification
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process modelling
    • 3 Numerical methods
    • 4 Simulation results
    • 5 Concluding remarks
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Improving proton exchange membrane efficiency of fuel cell by numerical simulation and optimization
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical models
    • 3 Result and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Nomenclature
    • Acknowledgements
  • Screening methodology for biorefinery and power to chemicals concepts
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology: thermodynamic analysis applied to biorefineries
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Strategic Energy Planning under Uncertainty: a Mixed-Integer Linear Programming Modeling Framework for Large-Scale Energy Systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 MILP model formulation
    • 3 Global Sensitivity Analysis
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Condition-based chemical cleaning of crude oil deposits – a conceptual model
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model of chemical cleaning
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Model-based monitoring of thermal-hydraulic performance of refinery heat exchangers undergoing fouling
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Modelling framework
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 TH Plot for Monitoring Heat Exchanger Performance
    • 5 Normalized TH-λ Plot for Fouling Monitoring and Diagnosis
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Distillation Energy Assessment for Solvent Recovery from Carbon Dioxide Absorption
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Method
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Enhanced Distillation Based on Feed Impurities
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Method
    • 3 Conclusions
  • Hybrid MILP/Simulation/Heuristic Algorithms to Complex Hoist Scheduling Problems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 General MILP Model
    • 3 MILP/Heuristic-based Algorithms
    • 4 Industrial Application Example
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Online Approach for Diagnosis and Rectification of Model–Plant Mismatch in Open Reaction Systems using Incremental Framework
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Formulation
    • 3 Incremental Fault Diagnosis and Rectification Framework
    • 4 Simulation Studies
    • 5 Conclusion
  • PiXAR : Pinch and eXergy for the Analysis and Retrofit design of industrial processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction and background
    • 2 PiXAR Methodology
    • 3 Case Studies
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgement
  • Integrated modeling of agricultural and industrial processes within life cycle design for environment
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Integrated Modeling of Agricultural and Industrial Processes
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Application of a simultaneous approach for process scheduling and water minimisation in batch plants
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Model formulation
    • 4 Case study: Water minimisation in PVC manufacturing
    • 5 Conclusion
  • A computer-aided scenario analysis of national and regional energy systems based on feasible technology options
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Materials and method
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Calculation of the Optimal Distribution of the Active Metal Site Concentration in a Ziegler-Natta Catalyst to Maximize Polymer Yield in Olefin Polymerizations
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The Single Particle Growth Model
    • 3 Optimization of Active Metal Sites Spatial Distribution
    • 4 Conclusions
  • SolACE: An Open Source Package for Nolinear Model Predictive Control and State Estimation for (Bio)Chemical Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 SolACE Framework
    • 3 Case Study: Van de Vusse Reactor
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Global optimization of nonconvex bilevel problems: implementation and computational study of the Branch-and-Sandwich algorithm
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Basic concepts and notation
    • 3 Node selection and branching heuristics
    • 4 Implementation and numerical results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
    • Data access statement
  • A Novel Experimental Strategy for Validating Human Failure Probabilities in Risk Assessment
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Proposed approach
    • 3 Case study: Ethanol plant
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Life cycle modelling of a handicraft sector: the anchovy canning industry in Cantabria (Northern Spain)
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case study: anchovy canning industry
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • A New Technology to Optimize the Use of H2S Scavengers in the Crude Oil Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical Model
    • 3 The H2S Scavenging Simulator
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Integrated Biorefinery Scheme Design for the Coproduction of Premium Quality Liquid Fuels and Propylene
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Overall superstructure
    • 3 Mixed integer nonlinear programing model
    • 4 Case studies
    • 5 Conclusions
    • 6 Acknowledgments
  • Modelling of a Post-combustion CO2 Capture Process Using Bootstrap Aggregated Extreme Learning Machines
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Bootstrap aggregated extreme learning machine
    • 3 Modelling of CO2 capture process
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Development of semantically-enabled community hubs in biorefineries and biorenewables
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Development of a repository for biorefineries based on semantics
    • 3 Design of services
    • 4 State of play
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Framework for assessing social sustainability in supply chains
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Framework
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • A Comparative Study of Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis for Liquid Transportation Fuels Production from Biomass
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 FTS biomass conversion process
    • 3 Biomass conversion process design and modelling
    • 4 Results and discussions
    • 5 Conclusions and future work
    • 6 Acknowledgments
  • Practical Implementation of a RTO in an Industrial-Scale Vapor Recompression Distillation Process
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process Description and Model
    • 3 Steady-State Identification
    • 4 Data Reconciliation and Parameter Estimation
    • 5 Economic Optimization
    • 6 Results and Discussion
    • 7 Conclusions
  • Integrated multi-level bioenergy supply chain modelling applied to sugarcane biorefineries in South Africa
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case study: biorefinery supply chain in South Africa
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Cognitive Engineering for Process Safety: Effective Training for Process Operators Using Eye Gaze Patterns
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Literature Review
    • 3 Experimental setup and methodology
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Relating Reaction Rate Constant to Structures of Reactants and Solvent Using a Hybrid GA-DT Approach
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
    • 5 Acknowledgments
  • Multi-Objective Computer-Aided Molecular Design of Reactants and Products
    • Abstract
    • 1 Background
    • 2 Molecular Design of Reactants and Products
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Non-intrusive Appliance Load Monitoring for Electrical Energy Systems Simulation and Analysis – A case study in India
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Non-intrusive Appliance Load Monitoring
    • 3 Proposed Method
    • 4 Experimental Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Multi-Period Heat Exchanger Network Synthesis Involving Multiple Sources of Utilities and Environmental Impact
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Example
    • 5 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgement
  • A New Methodology to Apply Total Site Analysis as a Synthesis Tool to Select and Integrate Processes in Multiple-Product Biorefinery Plants
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Mathematical Formulation
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Discovering Valorisation Paths in Waste Biorefineries using an Ontology Engineering Approach
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Description and Methodology Overview
    • 3 Illustration
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Integration of Biomass Gasification and CO2 Capture in the LCA Model for the Energy, Water and Food Nexus
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The EWF Nexus
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 The development of the EWF Nexus LCI model
    • 5 Assessment of the Qatar’s EWF Nexus
  • Sensor Fault Detection and Fault Tolerant Control of a Crude Distillation Unit
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Fault monitoring and soft sensor
    • 3 Crude distillation unit simulation
    • 4 Sensor fault detection and fault tolerant control
    • 5 Results and discussions
    • 6 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • Utilising Semantics for Improved Decision Making in Bio-refinery Value Chains
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Using semantics for optimisation
    • 3 Structure of domain ontology
    • 4 Biomass characterisation and classification
    • 5 Optimisation problem
    • 6 Linking knowledge modelling and optimisation
    • 7 Case study
    • 8 Conclusions and future work
  • MINLP Wastewater Stabilisation Ponds Synthesis using Rigorous Models under Different Scenarios
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical model
    • 3 Numerical Results
    • Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Process simulation integrated with experimental Thermodynamics Lab to Chem. Eng. undergraduate students
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Framework
    • 3 Case Study
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Evaluation of a calcium looping CO2 capture plant retrofit to a coal-fired power plant
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Calcium looping model development
    • 3 Process integration
    • 4 Sensitivity analysis
    • 5 Comparison with chemical solvent scrubbing
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Constrained Smoothing of Experimental Data in the Identification of Kinetic Models
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Rate estimation using regularization methods
    • 3 Continuous approximation of the concentration data
    • 4 Case studies
    • 5 Final remarks
    • Acknowledgments
  • Optimal Design of Industrial Waste-to-Energy Networks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem description
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions and outlook
  • Modelling of Starch Production by Microalgal Biomass under Multi-nutrient Limitation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Materials and Methods
    • 3 Model development
    • 4 Results and discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Water and Energy. Why Not Optimize them Simultaneously?
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Optimization Model and Solution Approach
    • 3 Description of the case studies
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Experimental Studies and Model Based Optimisation of Microalgal Production of Fuels and Chemicals
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Materials and Methods
    • 3 Model Equations
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Model analysis and optimization under uncertainty using highly efficient integration techniques
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Construction of thinned cubatures
    • 3 Model analysis and optimization under uncertainty
    • 4 Examples
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Unit Commitment Scheduling Including Transmission Constraints: a MILP Formulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 SCUC Formulation
    • 3 Transmission Line Method applied to Solving SCUC Problem
    • 4 Numerical Test
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimization of a crude oil distillation unit based on total-process simulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Real plant process description, simulation and analysis
    • 3 Retrofits and optimization strategy for the real plants
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Capacity Planning with Rational Markets and Demand Uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 Formulation
    • 4 Single-level reformulation using strong duality
    • 5 Illustrative Example
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Quality Education in Romanian Chemical Engineering Higher Education
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Requirements for improving chemical engineering education quality
    • 3 Strategies for improving chemical engineering education quality
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgement
  • A Study on the Endogenous Symbiosis of First and Second Generation Biorefineries: Towards a Systematic Methodology
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology for mixed retrofit - grassroots designs
    • 3 Endogenous Symbiosis: Opportunities in integrated first and second generation biorefineries
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgment
  • Process evaluation of the ecological performance of food and energy plant production systems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Method – The Sustainable Process Index (SPI)
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • An MILP Model for the Optimization of Hybrid Renewable Energy System
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical formulation
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusions
  • TAEE Sustainable Process Design and Simulation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Background
    • 2 Case Studies Description
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • A Cooperative Distributed Model Predictive Control for Nonlinear Systems with Automatic Partitioning
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Formulation
    • 3 Application
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Modelling, simulation and experimental validation for styrene miniemulsion polymerization process
    • Abstract
    • Introduction
    • Methodology
    • Results
    • Conclusions
  • Dynamic Metabolic Modelling of Cupriavidus necator DSM 545 in PHB Production from Glycerol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Materials and Methods
    • 3 Dynamic Metabolic Modelling
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Waste heat utilisation of Croatian cement industry accounting Total Site demands
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • Co-gasification of torrefied wood biomass and sewage sludge
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methods
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Total Site Resource Efficiency System
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Sustainability dimensions
    • 3 Total Site Resource Efficiency System
    • 4 Industrial Laundry – A case study
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Empirical Modelling to support Scale up of Primary Pharmaceutical Processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Scale up strategy
    • 3 Results
    • 4 Conclusions
  • A Methodology for Linear Modeling Applied to Process Synthesis of Ethanol from Sugarcane Bagasse
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Superstructura
    • 3 Mathematical model
    • 4 Result
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Macro- and Micro-economic Perspectives regarding the Syntheses of Sustainable Bio-Fuels Supply Networks
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Total profit from macro- and micro-economic perspectives
    • 3 Illustrative case study
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Innovative 3D Training Platform for Recycling of Waste coming from Electric and Electronic Devices
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Project overall scope
    • 3 Project aims and objectives
    • 4 Research methodology to identify materials included in WEEE
    • 5 Exploitation strategy/dissemination
    • 6 Pilot implementation and Bussiness plan
    • 7 Conclusions
  • Process Integration of Heat Utilised from Exhaust Gases
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Methodology
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusion
    • Acknowledgements
  • Hydrocracking Reaction Model of Petroleum Heavy Cuts Using Molecular Reconstruction
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Experimental Data
    • 3 Molecular Reconstruction
    • 4 Correlations for the conversion hydrocracking model
    • 5 Thermodynamic Method
    • 6 Development of the hydrocracking model
    • 7 Results and discussion
    • 8 Conclusions
  • Data Reconciliation for Energy System Flowsheets
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Methodology
    • 4 Case study
    • 5 Results and discussion
    • 6 Conclusions
  • Power-to-Heat: Opportunities in Reserve Market Participation for Flexible Chemical Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Dynamic Plant Model
    • 3 Optimization Formulation
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusion
    • 6 Acknowledgment
  • Optimisation of heat exchanger networks involving isothermal and non-isothermal mixing by global and local solvers
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Models and solution approach
    • 4 Case studies
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
  • Integrated Hybrid Life Cycle Optimization with Application to Sustainable Design of A UK Advanced Biofuel Supply Chain
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Integrated Hybrid LCA
    • 3 Integrated Hybrid LCO
    • 4 Application to Bio-ethanol Supply Chain Design
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Optimal Design and Synthesis of Algae Processing Network under Uncertainty Based on Return on Investment
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Process description
    • 3 Model formulation and solution strategy
    • 4 Results and Discussion
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Systematic Design of the Green Ethylene Glycol Downstream Process under the Generalized Disjunctive Programming Framework
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Mathematical models
    • 3 Optimization Problem
    • 4 Conclusions
  • A pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic model for individualisation of an oral anticoagulation therapy
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Model development
    • 3 Results and discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Multi-objective optimization of energy networks under demand uncertainty
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement and proposed model
    • 3 Numerical Example
    • 4 Multi-objective optimization
    • 5 Uncertainty in the demand
    • 6 Conclusions
  • A Convex Hull Formulation for the Design of Optimal Mixtures
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem formulations
    • 3 Case study: maximizing the solubility of ibuprofen
    • 4 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgments
    • Data statement
  • An Ontological Approach to Chemical Engineering Curriculum Development
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction: Knowledge Modelling in Education
    • 2 Methodology: Development of ChEEdO
    • 3 Results and Discussion
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Dynamic Real-time Optimization Under Uncertainty of a Hydroformylation Mini-plant
    • Abstract
    • 1 Motivation and Research Goal
    • 2 Applied Approach: Chance-Constrained Optimization
    • 3 Application: Hydroformylation in Microemulsions
    • 4 Mini-plant Operation and D-RTO Application
    • 5 Conclusions and Outlook
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Integrated Computer-aided Framework for Sustainable Chemical Product Design and Evaluation
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Framework
    • 3 Case study
    • 4 Conclusion
  • Production of Benzene, Toluene, and the Xylenes from Natural Gas via Methanol
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Natural Gas to Aromatics, GTA, Process Superstructure
    • 3 Deterministic Global Optimization
    • 4 Computational Studies
    • 5 Conclusions
    • 6 Acknowledgements
  • Mathematical Modeling of a Raceway Pond System for Biofuels Production
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Complex Bioprocess Modeling using DFBA
    • 3 Raceway Pond Modeling Using DFBA
    • 4 Raceway Pond Case Study Results
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Configurable Scheduling Solution using Flexible Heuristics
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Example problem
    • 3 Solution approach
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Towards Outcomes-Based Education of Computer-Aided Chemical Engineering
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Using computers within the chemical engineering curriculum
    • 3 Learning outcomes for Computer-Aided Chemical Engineering education
    • 4 Conclusions
  • Nonlinear Model Order Reduction for Catalytic Tubular Reactors
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Full Order Reactor Model
    • 3 Model Order Reduction
    • 4 Results
    • 5 Conclusion
    • 6 Acknowledgment
  • Multi-objective Optimisation Approach for the Synthesis of Water Treatment Plants
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem statement
    • 3 Mathematical model
    • 4 Application
    • 5 Conclusions
    • Acknowledgements
  • P-Graph Approach to Carbon-Constrained Energy Planning Problems
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Problem Statement
    • 3 P-graph Methodology
    • 4 Case Study
    • 5 Conclusions
  • Innovative computational tools and models for the design, optimization and control of carbon capture processes
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 FOQUS
    • 3 Carbon Capture Example
    • 4 Summary
    • Disclaimer
  • Decision Making Across Different Scales: From Process Control to Supply Chain Management
    • Abstract
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Supply chain management
    • 3 Integration of Planning and Scheduling
    • 4 Integration of production scheduling and process control
    • 5 Conclusion
  • ESCAPE-ing into a sustainable future: Can we optimise our way to sustainable development?
    • Abstract
  • Models and Modelling Tools for Chemical Product and Process Design
    • Abstract
  • Process Integration: Pinch Analysis and Mathematical Programming - Directions for Future Development
    • Abstract
  • Management of “Systematic Innovation”: A kind of quest for the Holy Grail!
    • Abstract
  • Challenges and Opportunities in Sustainable Supply Chains
    • Abstract
  • The ALAMO approach to machine learning
    • Abstract
  • Author Index

Description

26th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering contains the papers presented at the 26th European Society of Computer-Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE) Event held at Portorož Slovenia, from June 12th to June 15th, 2016.

Themes discussed at the conference include Process-product Synthesis, Design and Integration, Modelling, Numerical analysis, Simulation and Optimization, Process Operations and Control and Education in CAPE/PSE.

Key Features

  • Presents findings and discussions from the 26th European Society of Computer-Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE) Event

Readership

Chemical engineers, chemical process engineers, researchers in industry and academia, students, and consultants for chemical industries


Details

No. of pages:
2486
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2016
Published:
14th June 2016
Imprint:
Elsevier
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444634283
eBook ISBN:
9780444634443

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About the Series Volume Editor

Zdravko Kravanja

Professor Zdravko Kravanja is a professor at the University of Maribor, Slovenia

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Maribor, Slovenia