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New Publication – A Comprehensive Assessment of COSMO-SAC Models for Predictions of Fluid Phase Equilibria

A Comprehensive Assessment of COSMO-SAC Models for Predictions of Fluid Phase Equilibria Robin Fingerhuta, Wei-Lin Chenb, Andre Schedemannc, Wilfried Cordesc, Jürgen Rareyc, d, Chieh-Ming Hsiehe, Jadran Vrabeca, * and Shiang-Tai Linb, * a Thermodynamics and Energy Technology, University of Paderborn, 33098 Paderborn, Germany, *E-Mail: jadran.vrabec@upb.de, b Department of Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 10617 Taipei … Continue reading

4 Day CHEMCAD-COURSE Near Rome

Usually my CHEMCAD Courses are two days in length, this was double time 🙂 The 8 participants from Asia and Europe were great. There were tons of questions, discussions and very nice restaurant visits in the evening: I very much thank the CTO of the company for this course and hope I could benefit their … Continue reading

Part of the ChEPS Faculty at KMUTT

I am proud to say I am now part of the faculty at ChEPS-KMUTT. For a long time I was aware of the impressive activities of the director Dr. Hong-Ming Ku (see picture below). The Chemical Engineering Practice School (ChEPS) at KMUTT was implemented in cooperation with MIT and sponsoring by public and industry and … Continue reading

New Publication: Measurement, correlation and prediction of isothermal vapor–liquid equilibria of different systems containing vegetable oils

Measurement, correlation and prediction of isothermal vapor–liquid equilibria of different systems containing vegetable oils Patrícia C. Belting, Jürgen Gmehling, Rainer Bölts, Jürgen Rarey, Roberta Ceriani, Osvaldo Chiavone-Filho, Antonio J.A. Meirelles ABSTRACT: Thermodynamic properties, in particular vapor–liquid equilibrium (VLE) data, are required for the development of reliable predictive models for systems with fatty compounds. Isothermal VLE … Continue reading

Publication accepted by “Chemical Reviews”

This was good news, our publication has been accepted by Chemical Reviews, a very prestigious journal 🙂 “Saturation vapor pressures and transition enthalpies of low-volatility organic molecules of atmospheric relevance: from dicarboxylic acids to complex mixtures” Bilde, Merete; Barsanti, Kelley; Booth, Alastair; Cappa, Christopher; Donahue, Neil; Emanuelsson, Eva; McFiggans, Gordon; Krieger, Ulrich; Marcolli, Claudia; Topping, David; Ziemann, … Continue reading

CHEMCAD Basic Course Taught in Joure – The Netherlands

Two days at a pleasant company in Joure for a CHEMCAD Basic course. I think they will benefit a lot from introducing the simulator. On the way back shopping Dutch – cheese, flaa and the like 🙂 The supra still runs smooth on the highway. 250 no problem and the engine feels much cleaner now.