4th North American Symposium on Chemical Reaction Engineering

Conference Program

Session 11: Reaction Engineering for Microwave, Photochemical, and Acoustically-driven Processes
Tues. March 12, Post Oak
Co-Chairs: Enrico Tronconi (Politecnico di Milano), Elizabeth Carter (Honeywell UOP)
10:30 - 10:55 AM"Lab-Scale and Field-Scale Study of Siloxane Contaminants Removal from Landfill Gas", Alireza Divsalar, Hasan Divsalar, Matthew Dods, Richard Prosser, Theodore Tsotsis and Fatemeh Sadat Zebarjad (59)
10:55 - 11:20 AM"Application of Microwaves to Chemical Reactions for Process Intensification", Mark W. Smith, Dushyant Shekhawat, David Berry, Christina Wildfire, Victor Abdelsayed and Michael Spencer (116)
11:20 - 11:45 AMRefreshment Break
11:45 AM - 12:10 PM"A Multiscale Study of Microwave Assisted Heterogeneous Reactions", Himanshu Goyal and Dionisios Vlachos (37)
12:10 - 12:35 PM"Kinetic Modeling of a Liquid-Liquid Reaction: Epoxidation of Oleic Acid under Conventional Heating and Microwave Irradiation", Adriana Freites, Pasi Tolvanen, Johan Wärnå, Sebastien Leveneur, Timothy Marchant and Tapio Salmi (4)
12:35 - 1:00 PM"Microwave-Assisted Catalytic Upgrading of Heavy Oil", Mohamed Adam, Abarasi Hart, Joseph Wood, John P. Robinson and Sean P. Rigby (12)
1:00 - 1:25 PM"Scale Up of Molten Carbonate Fuel Cells for Carbon Capture", Tim Barckholtz, Rodrigo Blanco Gutierrez, Keith Davis, Frank Dobek, Lu Han, Timothy Healy, Yesim Igci, Brandon O'Neill, Jonathan Rosen, Carl Willman and Wei Yang (119)

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Key Dates

Aug 18, 2018 — Open Call for Abstracts

Nov 2, 2018 — Award Nomination Deadline

Nov 19, 2018 — Abstract Deadline

Dec 7, 2018 — Online Registration Begins

Dec 14, 2018 — Notification of Acceptance

Feb 1, 2019 — Early Registration Deadline