Guest Editors: Petar Varbanov, Jirí Jaromír Klemeš, Panos Seferlis, Athanasios I. Papadopoulos, Spyros Voutetakis
Copyright © 2013, AIDIC Servizi S.r.l.,
ISBN 978-88-95608-26-6; ISSN 1974-9791

Table of Contents & Authors Index
Plenary Lecture
Optimization-based Process Synthesis for Sustainable Power Generation 1
Dowling A. W., Biegler L.T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335001
Process Integration for Sustainable Development
Cogeneration Improvement Based on Steam Cascade Analysis 13
Sun L., Doyle S., Smith R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335002
Total Site Heat Integration with Seasonal Energy Availability 19
Liew P.Y., Wan Alwi S.R., Klemes J.J., Varbanov P.S., Manan Z.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335003
Heat Integration Across Plants Considering Distance Factor 25
Wang Y., Wang W., Feng X. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335004
Water Allocation Network Synthesis Involving Reliability Analysis 31
Du J., Chen J., Li J.L., Meng Q.W. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335005
Development of Innovative Methanol Synthesis Process Based on Self-heat Recuperation 37
Kansha Y., Ishizuka M., Tsutsumi A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335006
A Two-step Solution Strategy for the Synthesis of Pinched and Threshold Heat-integrated Process Water Networks 43
Ibric N., Ahmetovic E., Kravanja Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335007
Modular Integrated Framework for Process Synthesis and Optimization Based on a Sequential Process Simulator 49
Wang D., Feng X., Deng C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335008
The Role of Process Synthesis in the Systematic Design of Energy Efficient Fossil Fuel Power Plants with CO2 Capture 55
Anantharaman R., Jordal K., Berstad D., Gundersen T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335009
Refinery Hydrogen Network Management with Key Factor Analysis 61
Deng C., Li W., Feng X. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335010
Process Simulation Tools for the Assessment of Biorefinery Processes Intensification by Ultrasounds Technology 67
Garcia A., Gonzalez Alriols M., Wukovits W., Friedl A., Labidi J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335011
Dynamic Multi-objective Synthesis of Companies’ Renewable Biomass and Energy Supply-networks 73
Kiraly A., Pahor B., Cucek L., Kravanja Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335012
Targeting Minimum Heat Transfer Area for Heat Recovery on Total Site 79
Boldyryev S., Varbanov P.S., Nemet A., Kapustenko P., Klemes J.J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335013
Optimisation of Pumped-hydro Storage System for Hybrid Power System Using Power Pinch Analysis 85
Mohammad Rozali N.E., Wan Alwi S.R., Manan Z.A., Klemes J.J., Hassan M.Y. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335014
Process Intensification Alternatives in the Dme Production 91
Kiss A.A., Suszwalak D.J.P.C., Ignat R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335015
Multi-objective Regional Total Site Integration 97
Cucek L., Varbanov P.S., Klemes J.J., Kravanja Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335016
Life Span Production Plant Optimisation Under Varying Economic Conditions 103
Nemet A., Klemes J.J., Kravanja Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335017
Modeling and Simulation of a Membrane Reactor for the Low Temperature Methane Steam Reforming 109
Kyriakides A.S., Ipsakis D., Voutetakis S., Papadopoulou S., Seferlis P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335018
Optimization of Hybrid Renewable Power Generation Flowsheets Using Generic Structural and Temporal Models 115
Giaouris D., Papadopoulos A.I., Ziogou C., Ipsakis D., Seferlis P., Papadopoulou S., Voutetakis S., Elmasides C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335019
Optimization of a Membrane-based Oxidative Coupling of Methane Reactor Using Surface Response Methodology 121
Patcharavorachot Y., Tiraset S., Saebea D., Arpornwichanop A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335020
Enlarging the Product Portfolio of a Kraft Pulp Mill via Hemicellulose and Lignin Separation – Process Integration Studies in a Case Mill 127
Lundberg V., Bood J., Nilsson L., Mahmoudkhani M., Axelsson E., Berntsson T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335021
Retrofit of Heat Exchanger Networks for Optimising Crude Oil Distillation Operation 133
Ochoa-Estopier L.M., Jobson M., Smith R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335022
The Use of Reduced Models in the Optimization of Energy Integrated Processes 139
Smith R., Ochoa-Estopier L.M., Jobson M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335023
Strategy for Total Energy System Retrofit of a Chemical Plant 145
Feng X., Liang C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335024
Automatic Synthesis of Alternative Heat-integrated Water-using Networks 151
Bao-Hong Li, Zhen-Zhen Ruan, Chuei-Tin Chang >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335025
A Generalized Approach to Handle Heat Exchange Restrictions in Energy Targeting 157
Morandin M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335026
Performance Assessment and Afficiency of a Renewable Hydrogen Production Station Based on a Supervisory Control Methodology 163
Ziogou C., Ipsakis D., Seferlis P., Bezergianni S., Papadopoulou S., Voutetakis S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335027
A Techno-economic Analysis of Using Residual Top Gases in an Integrated Steel Plant 169
Ghanbari H., Saxen H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335028
Process Modification Potentials for Total Site Heat Integration 175
Chew K.H., Wan Alwi S.R., Klemes J.J., Manan Z.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335029
Process Heat Integration Between Distillation Columns for Ethylene Hydration Process 181
Pejpichestakul W., Siemanond K. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335030
Addressing Energy and Environmental Targets Through Combined Process Integration Techniques 187
Mooney E., Semkov K., Adley C., Mooney C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335031
Process Integration in Energy and Carbon Intensive Industries Through Exploitation of Optimization Techniques and Decision Support 193
Porzio G.F., Colla V., Matarese N., Nastasi G., Branca T.A., Amato A., Fornai B., Vannucci M., Bergamasco M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335032
Principle of Triple Bottom Line in the Integrated Development of Sustainable Products 199
Mattioda R.A., Fernandes P.T., Detro S., Casela J.L., Canciglieri Junior O. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335033
Simulation of a Hybrid Reactive Extraction Unit. Biodiesel Synthesis 205
Garcia Jurado M.B., Plesu V., Bonet Ruiz J., Bonet Ruiz A.E., Tuluc A., Llorens Llacuna J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335034
Thermodynamic Analysis, Energy Integration and Flowsheet Improvement of a Methanol Absorption Acid Gas Removal Process 211
Gatti M., Marechal F., Martelli E., Consonni S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335035
Sustainable Remediation of a Closed Solid Waste Landfill Site: Development and Application of a Holistic Approach 217
Roccaro P., Vagliasindi F.G.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335036
Energy Saving Technology
Low Heat Power Generation System 223
Matsuda K. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335037
Active Magnetic Regenerative Heat Circulator for Energy Saving in Thermal Process 229
Kotani Y., Kansha Y., Tsutsumi A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335038
Total Site Integration for Coke Oven Plant 235
Ulyev L., Kapustenko P., Vasilyev M., Boldyryev S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335039
Robust Model Predictive Control of Heat Exchanger Network 241
Bakosova M., Oravec J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335040
The Precise Definition of the Payload Tube Furnaces for Units of Primary Oil Refining 247
Ulyev L., Kapustenko P., Melnykovskaya L., Nechyporenko D. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335041
Theoretical Potential to Convert Excess Heat Into Mechanical Work in the Finnish Industry 253
Jarvinen T., Holmberg H., Ahtila P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335042
Energy Intensive Process in Professional Laundry Service: Up-to-date Approach 259
Masa V., Bobak P., Stehlik P., Kuba P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335043
Energy Demand of Biofuel Production Applying Distillation and/or Pervaporation 265
Nagy E., Boldyryev S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335044
Effect of Different Gas Turbine on Integrated Gasification Poly-generation Plant with Methanol and Power Generation 271
Chen P.C., Chiu H.M., Chyou Y.P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335045
Exploring the Near-optimal Solution Space for the Synthesis of Distributed Energy Supply Systems 277
Voll P., Hennen M., Klaffke C., Lampe M., Bardow A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335046
A Data Reconciliation Based Approach to Accuracy Enhancement of Operational Data in Power Plants 283
Dejanovic I., Halvorsen I., Skogestad S., Jansen H., Olujic Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335047
Applying Conduct – Metrical Method to Research of Foam Gypsum with Hemp Fibrous Reinforcement Drying Process 289
Gross U., Iljins U., Skujans J., Gajevskis A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335048
An Milp Model for Distributed Energy System Optimization 295
Haikarainen C., Pettersson F., Saxen H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335049
Energy Saving for Batch Distillation with Mechanical Heat Pumps 301
Modla G., Lang P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335050
Mathematical Modelling of the Steam Reforming of Toluene for Fuel Gas Production in a Fixed Bed Catalytic Reactor 307
Oliveira A., Silva J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335051
CO2 Minimisation and Mitigation
A Methodological Framework for Supply Chain Carbon Footprint Management 313
Aivazidou E., Iakovou E., Vlachos D., Keramydas C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335052
Kinetics Study and Simulation of CO2 Absorption Into Mixed Aqueous Solutions of Methyldiethanolamine and Diethanolamine 319
Toro-Molina C., Bouallou C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335053
A Decision Support Framework for Capturing the Impact of Energy Savings and Pollution Legislation on Supply Chain Network Design 325
Mallidis I., Vlachos D., Iakovou E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335054
Greek Lignite-fired Power Plants with CO2 Capture for the Electricity Generation Sector 331
Kakaras E., Koumanakos A., Doukelis A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335055
Energy Performance of CO2 Capture Processes: Interaction Between Process Design and Solvent 337
Neveux T., Le Moullec Y., Corriou J.P., Favre E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335056
Assessment of the Flue Gas Recycle Strategies on Oxy-coal Power Plants Using an Exergy-based Methodology 343
Hagi H., Nemer M., Le Moullec Y., Bouallou C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335057
Hydrodynamic-analogy-based Modelling of CO2 Capture by Aqueous Monoethanolamine 349
Yazgi M., Kenig E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335058
Integrated Low-temperature CO2 Capture from IGCC Power Plant by Partial Condensation and Separation of Syngas 355
Berstad D., Anantharaman R., Neksa P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335059
Kinetic Studies on Carbon Dioxide Capture Using Activated Carbon 361
Rashidi N.A., Yusup S., Lam H.L. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335060
Assessment of Carbon Capture Options for Super-critical Coal-based Power Plants 367
Cormos C.C., Cormos A.M., Agachi P.S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335061
Lithium Silicate Pellets for CO2 Capture at High Temperature 373
Puccini M., Seggiani M., Vitolo S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335062
Multi-criteria Analysis of Material Selection in Order to Reduce of Environmental Impacts 379
Culakova M., Vilcekova S., Katunska J., Kridlova Burdova E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335063
Analysis of Environmental Aspects in High Energy Performance Family House - Case Study 385
Vilcekova S., Sedlakova A., Kridlova Burdova E., Culakova M., Geletka V., Kapalo P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335064
Functionalization of Poly(high Internal Phase Emulsion) with Amine for CO2 Capture 391
Muchan P., Saiwan C., Demontigny D., Tontiwachwuthikul P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335065
Biopolymer Modified with Piperazine-2- Carboxylic Acid for Carbon Dioxide Adsorption 397
Saiwan C., Srisuwanvichien S., Tontiwachwuthikul P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335066
Study of CO2 Adsorption Using Adsorbent Modified with Piperazine 403
Kangwanwatana W., Saiwan C., Tontiwachwuthikul P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335067
Effect of Organic Solvents on Separation of Heat Stable Salts (hsss) Generated During Carbon Dioxide Absorption Using Amine Solution 409
Suppaibulsuka P., Saiwan C., Supap T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335068
Effect of Amines on High Internal Phase Emulsion Adsorbents for Carbon Dioxide Adsorption 415
Athipongarporn N., Saiwan C., Tontiwachwuthikul P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335069
Dynamic Modeling of CO2 Capture by Calcium-looping Cycle 421
Cormos A.M., Simon A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335070
Modelling the Fluid Phase Behaviour of Multifunctional Alkanolamines and Carbon Dioxide Using the Saft-? Approach 427
Chremos A., Forte E., Papaioannou V., Galindo A., Jackson G., Adjiman C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335071
Development of a Solar-powered, Fuel-flexible Compact Steam Reformer: the Comethy Project 433
Giaconia A., Turchetti L., Monteleone G., Morico B., Iaquaniello G., Shabtai K., Sheintuch M., Boettge D., Adler J., Palma V., Voutetakis S., Lemonidou A.A., Annesini M.C., den Exter M., Balzer H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335072
Heat Exchangers As Equipment and Integrated Items
Possibilities of Intensifying Heat Transfer in Heat Exchangers for High Temperature Applications 439
Stehlik P., Jegla Z., Kilkovsky B. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335073
Experimental and Numerical Investigation on Shell-side Performance of Multilayer Spiral-wound Heat Exchangers 445
Lu X., Du X., Zhang S., Zeng M., Wang Q.W. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335074
Evaluation of a 1eht Enhanced Heat Transfer Tube Bundle for Processes Involving Boiling 451
Kukulka D., Smith R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335075
Thermo-hydraulic Design of Solar Collector Networks for Industrial Applications 457
Picon-Nunez M., Martinez-Rodriguez G., Fuentes-Silva A.L. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335076
Application of H2 and H8 Approaches Applied to the Robust Controller Design for a Heat Exchanger 463
Vasickaninova A., Bakosova M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335077
Thermal Analysis of Unconventional Process Condenser Using Conventional Software 469
Paciska T., Jegla Z., Kilkovsky B., Reppich M., Turek V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335078
Modified Criterion for Economic Efficiency Estimation of Heat Pumps 475
Boldyryev S., Garev A., Ilunin O., Shamraev A., Selyakov O., Leshchenko O., Kapustenko P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335079
Numerical Analysis of Plain Fin-and-oval-tube Heat Exchanger with Different Inlet Angles 481
Chu W., Yu P., Ma T., Zeng M., Wang Q.W. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335080
The Modified Analogy of Heat and Momentum Transfers for Turbulent Flows in Channels of Plate Heat Exchangers 487
Arsenyeva O., Tovazhnyanskii L.L., Kapustenko P., Demirskyy O. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335081
Dynamic Data Reconciliation in a Hot-oil Heat Exchanger for Validating Energy Consumption 493
Singhmaneeskulchai P., Angsutorn N., Siemanond K. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335082
Integration of Renewables, Biomass and Energy Conversion Technologies
A Process Integration Technique for Targeting and Design of Off-grid Hybrid Power Networks 499
Chen C.L., Lai C.T., Lee J.Y. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335083
Study of Different Bio-processing Pathways in a Lignocellulosic Biorefinery by Process Simulation 505
Garcia A., Egues I., Sanchez C., Barta Z., Labidi J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335084
Different Integration Alternatives of Thermosolar Energy and Heat Pump in a Fish Canning Process 511
Quijera J.A., Labidi J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335085
Biogas Upgrading Techniques: State of Art Review in European Region 517
Niesner J., Jecha D., Stehlik P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335086
Thermo-economic Optimization of Integrated first and second Generation Sugarcane Ethanol Plant 523
Ensinas A.V., Codina V., Marechal F., Albarelli J., Silva M.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335087
Supervisory Control and Unattended Operation of an Off-grid Hybrid Power Generation Station Including Hydrogen Storage 529
Ziogou C., Elmasides C., Papadopoulou S., Voutetakis S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335088
Renewable Energy Balancing with Thermal Grid Support 535
Zwaenepoel B., Vansteenbrugge J., Vandoorn T., Van Eetvelde G., Vandevelde L. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335089
Modeling and Simulation of Methanation Catalytic Reactor for Renewable Electricity Storage 541
Er-Rbib H., Bouallou C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335090
Assessment of Direct Thermal Energy Storage Technologies for Concentrating Solar Power Plants 547
Ravaghi-Ardebili Z., Manenti F., Corbetta M., Lima N.M.N., Zuniga Linan L., Papasidero D. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335091
Process Integration of Lignocellulosic Biomass Pre-treatment in the Thermo-chemical Production of F-T Fuels. Centralised Versus Decentralised Scenarios 553
Peduzzi E., Boissonnet G., Haarlemmer G., Marechal F. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335092
Influence of Different Pretreatment Methods on Biomass Gasification and Production of Fischer-tropsch Crude Integrated with a Pulp and Paper Mill 559
Isaksson J., Asblad A., Berntsson T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335093
Hydrogen Production from Mixture of Biomass and Polyethylene Waste in Fluidized Bed Catalytic Steam Co-gasification Process 565
Moghadam R.A., Yusup S., Lam H.L., Al Shoaibi A., Murni M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335094
Techno-economic Energy Model for Low Carbon Business Parks 571
Timmerman J., Deckmyn C., Vandevelde L., Van Eetvelde G. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335095
Integrated Biomass and Solar Town Concept for Smart Eco-village 577
Hashim H., Ho W.S., Lim J.S., Macchietto S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335096
Solar Energy and Biowaste Conversion Into H2 on Cuox/tio2 Nanocomposites 583
Ampelli C., Passalacqua R., Genovese C., Perathoner S., Centi G., Montini T., Gombac V., Fornasiero P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335097
Lightweight Composites Based on Rapidly Renewable Natural Resource 589
Stevulova N., Cigasova J., Sicakova A., Junak J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335098
Investigation of the Influence of Plant Capacity on the Economic and Ecological Performance of Cassava-based Bioethanol 595
Lauven L.P., Liu B., Geldermann J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335099
Analysis of the Electricity Generation Potential by Solar Photovoltaic Source in the State of Paraná – Brazil 601
Tiepolo G.M., Canciglieri Junior O., Urbanetz Junior J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335100
Systematic Analysis of Proton Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell Systems Integrated with Biogas Reforming Process 607
Authayanun S., Aunsup P., Im-orb K., Arpornwichanop A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335101
Experimental Study of a Single Particle Reactor at Combustion and Pyrolysis Conditions 613
Houshfar E., Wang L., Vaha-Savo N., Brink A., Lovas T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335102
Estimation of the Potential for Low Cost Solid Fuels of Selected Areas in Hungary and Greece 619
Karlopoulos E., Grammelis P., Christidou M., Chovan T., Varbanov P.S., Klemes J.J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335103
Operational Research, Supply Chain Management and Education
A Mathematical Programming Approach to the Optimal Long-term National Energy Planning 625
Koltsaklis N.E., Dagoumas A.S., Kopanos G.M., Pistikopoulos E.N., Georgiadis M.C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335104
Biomass Demand-resources Value Targeting 631
Lam H.L., Lim C.H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335105
Optimizing the Operation of a District Heating System 637
Olofsson D., Bellqvist D., Karlsson J., Johansson M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335106
A Location-routing Approach to Optimal Sludge Management 643
Solisio C., Dovi V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335107
Investigating the Causalities for Cleaner and Affordable Electricity Production Mix: a System Dynamic Methodological Approach 649
Tziogas C., Georgiadis P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335108
Note on the Development of Sustainable Supply Chain Strategy 655
Deutsch N., Dravavolgyi T., Rideg A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335109
Sustainable Supply Network Design Through Optimisation with Clustering Technique Integration 661
Ng W.P.Q., Lam H.L. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335110
The Role of Leadership in Knowledge Engineering Systems and Neural Networks to Establish E-government 667
Al-Dujaili M.A.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335111
Use of a Web-based Modeling Environment in the Education of Process Engineers 673
Merchan V.A., Kraus R., Wozny G. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335112
E-learning as Supporting Tool for Cooperation in the Field of Process, Energy and Mechanical Engineering on International Level 679
Smejkal Q., Pavlas M., Skydanek L., Amann G., Reppich M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335113
Time-on-stream Stability of New Catalysts for Low-temperature Steam Reforming of Biogas 685
Turchetti L., Monteleone G., Giaconia A., Sau S., Palma V., Castaldo F., Lemonidou A.A., Angeli S.D. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335114
Clean Technologies - Low Emissions Technologies
A Multi-level Mathematical Model of the CO Catalytic Conversion Process 691
Ved O.V., Seferlis P., Kapustenko P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335115
Flue Gas Cleaning by High Energy Electron Beam – Enhancement Effects Due to Water Droplets Generation 697
Gogulancea V., Lavric V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335116
CO2 Emission Reduction in the Cement Industry 703
Mikulcic H., Vujanovic M., Markovska N., Filkoski R., Ban M., Duic N. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335117
Permeable Adsorbing Barrier for Groundwater Protection from Single-compounds and Multicomponent Contamination by Chlorinated Organic Compounds 709
Bortone I., Di Nardo A., Di Natale M., Erto A., Musmarra D. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335118
Techno-economic Assessment of Polymeric, Ceramic and Metallic Membranes Integration in an Advanced IGCC Process for H2 Production and CO2 Capture 715
Koutsonikolas D., Kaldis S.P., Pantoleontos G.T., Zaspalis V.T., Sakellaropoulos G.P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335119
Effect of the Type of Impellers on Mixing in an Electrochemical Reactor 721
Mollinedo H., Ramirez J., Huerta O., Mendoza V.X., Martinez S.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335120
Optimal CuFe2O4 Load for MW Susceptible Catalysed DPF 727
Palma V., Ciambelli P., Meloni E., Sin A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335121
Aftercooler for Efficiency Improvement of Decarbonizing Steam Generator 733
Kupka D., Kolonicny J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335122
Use of Tg-dsc-ms and Gas Analyzer Data to Investigate the Reaction of CO2 and So2 with Ca(oh)2 at Low Temperature 739
Renedo M.J., Pesquera C., Gonzalez F., Fernandez J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335123
Modernization of Unit for Elimination of Vocs by Catalytic Oxidation 745
Jecha D., Martinec J., Brummer V., Stehlik P., Lestinsky P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335124
A New Solar Reactor Aperture Mechanism Coupled with Heat Exchanger 751
Menon A.K., Farid A., Ozalp N. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335125
Extraction of Copper from Aqueous Solutions Using Sodium Diethyldithiocarbamate as the Extracting Agent 757
Meterfi S., Meniai A.H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335126
Sustainable Processing and Production
Emission Free Sulfur Recovery Process Development with Modular Mini-plants in Industrial Plant Bypass 763
Guenther R.M., Schoneberger J.C., Thielert H., Wozny G. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335127
Qualitative Analysis Based Reaction Mechanism Identification 769
Varga T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335128
Implementation of Heat Integration for Efficient Process Design of Direct Adipic Acid Synthesis in Flow 775
Vural Gursel I., Wang Q., Noel T., Hessel V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335129
Life Cycle Assessment of Remediation Alternatives for Dredged Sediments 781
Puccini M., Seggiani M., Vitolo S., Iannelli R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335130
Assessment and Control of Environmental Performance of Bus Transit Operators: Three Cases in a Mid-sized City 787
Sellitto M., Borchardt M., Pereira G.M., Bubicz M.E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335131
Perception of Users on the Environmental Impact Caused by Public Transport Operation 793
Sellitto M., Borchardt M., Pereira G.M., Sauer M.B. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335132
Optimised Storage and Energy Efficiency Concepts in Industries, Commerce and District Heating Business Based on Tool Soco – Model and Measures Identified 799
Fluch J., Brunner C., Muster-Slawitsch B., Moser C., Schranzhofer R., Heimrath R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335133
Productivity and Tensile Endurance Determination of Hemp Fiber 805
Adamovics A., Kakitis A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335134
Correlation Study of Safety, Health and Environmental Properties at Inherent Level: Benzene Synthesis Routes 811
Alhamdani Y., Hassim M.H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335135
Waste Minimisation, Processing and Management
The Logistic Model for Decision Making in Waste Management 817
Somplak R., Prochazka V., Pavlas M., Popela P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335136
Evaluation of Sewage Sludge Co-incineration in the Existing Heating Plant Or Power Plant from Emission Production Point of View 823
Fryba L., Bebar L., Tous M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335137
Mathematical Modelling for the Adsorption Process of CO2 in Nanopores of Catalytic Particles in a Fixed Bed Reactor Using Numeral Inverse Laplace Transform 829
Silva J.D, Oliveira C.C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335138
Remobilization of Trivalent Chromium and the Regeneration of in Situ Permeable Reactive Barriers During Operation 835
Kaimbi L.A., Chirwa E.M.N. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335139
Environmental Assessment of Fly Ash Concrete 841
Ondova M., Stevulova N. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335140
Nimo/hbeta as Catalysts with Dual Functions Beneficial to Waste Tyre Pyrolysis 847
Piyawongpinyo Y., Jitkarnka S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335141
Bacterial Elimination of Sulphates from Mine Waters 853
Luptakova A., Kotulicova I., Macingova E., Jencarova J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335142
Adsorption of 2-chlorophenol Onto Sewage Sludge Based Adsorbent: Equilibrium and Kinetic Study 859
Bousba S., Meniai A.H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335143
Leaching of Heavy Metals from Contaminated Sediment 865
Balintova M., Pavlikova P., Holub M., Petrilakova A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335144
Life Cycle Assessment of Bottom Ash Management from a Municipal Solid Waste Incinerator (mswi) 871
Margallo M., Aldaco R., Irabien A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335145
Thermal Treatment of Waste Including Waste to Energy
Improving Calculation of Lower Heating Value of Waste by Data Reconciliation – Analysis and Evaluation 877
Tous M., Fryba L., Pavlas M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335146
Co-pyrolysis of Biomass and Plastics Waste: a Modelling Approach 883
Oyedun A.O., Gebreegziabher T., Hui C.W. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335147
Waste to Energy for Small Cities: Economics Versus Carbon Footprint 889
Ng W.P.Q., Varbanov P.S., Klemes J.J., Hegyhati M., Bertok B., Heckl I., Lam H.L. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335148
Use of Renewables in Rural Municipalities’ Integrated Energy Systems 895
Kostevsek A., Cizelj L., Petek J., Cucek L., Varbanov P.S., Klemes J.J., Pivec A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335149
Waste-to-energy Modelling – Energy Efficiency Versus Minimized Environmental Impact 901
Kropac J., Ferdan T., Pavlas M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335150
Mobile Thermocatalytic Waste Processing Complex 907
Tovazhnyanskii L.L., Ved V.E., Koshchii V.A., Rovenskii A.I., Krasnokutskii E.V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335151
Batch, Dynamic, flexible and sustainable plant operation
Combining Multi-parametric Programming and Nmpc for the Efficient Operation of a Pem Fuel Cell 913
Ziogou C., Georgiadis M.C., Pistikopoulos E.N., Papadopoulou S., Voutetakis S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335152
Operational Flexibility in Pulp Mill Steam Production at Off-design Heat Loads 919
Svensson E., Berntsson T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335153
Comparison of Conventional and Middle Vessel Batch Reactive Distillation Column: Application to Hydrolysis of Methyl Lactate to Lactic Acid 925
Edreder E.A., Mujtaba I.M., Emtir M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335154
Historical Process Data Based Energy Monitoring - Model Based Time-series Segmentation to Determine Target Values 931
Abonyi J., Kulcsar T., Balaton M., Nagy L. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335155
Optimization of Pid Controller Parameters in the Case of Batch Styrene Suspension Polymerization 937
Palau G.R., Lavric V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335156
Heat Exchanger Network Synthesis for Batch Processes by Involving Heat Storages 943
Du J., Yang P., Li J.L., Liu L.L., Meng Q.W. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335157
A New Batch Extractive Distillation Operational Policy for Methanol Recovery 949
Hegely L., Lang P., Kovacs G. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335158
Analysis and Implementation of a Plant-wide Control System for an Lpg Reforming-fuel Cell Power System 955
Ipsakis D., Papadopoulou S., Voutetakis S., Seferlis P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335159
A Svm Gray-box Model for a Solid Substrate Fermentation Process 961
Acuna G., Gonzalez J., Curilem M., Cubillos F. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335160
Off-cut Recycle for Batch and Batch Extractive Distillation Separation of a Multicomponent Azeotropic Mixture 967
Hegely L., Lang P., Gerbaud V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335161
Potential Impacts on the Energy System at the Integrated Steelwork by Changing Injection Coal Types to the Blast Furnace 973
Orre J., Wang C., Larsson J., Olsson E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335162
Online Monitoring of Toc Contaminations in Clean-in-place Processes for Optimized Process Control, Increased Process Efficiency and Quality 979
Siegmann-Hegerfeld T., Genner A., Brandstetter M., Miltner M., Lendl B., Harasek M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335163
CFD and Numerical Heat Transfer
Mathematical Modelling of Grate Combustion: Bed and Freeboard Coupling Issues 985
Jurena T., Hajek J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335164
Assesesment of the Effect of Dual Impeller Alignment on the Heat Transfer Coefficient in Stirred Tanks 991
Ramirez-Gomez R., Martinez-Delgadillo S., Garcia-Cortes D., Mollinedo-Ponce H.R., Huerta-Chavez O., Ramirez-Munoz J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335165
CFD Investigation of Heat Transfer and Flow Patterns in Tube Side Laminar Flow and the Potential for Enhancement 997
Osley W.G., Droegemueller P., Ellerby P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335166
Sustainable Biofuel Production
Integration of Biohydrogen Production with Heat and Power Generation from Biomass Residues 1003
Wukovits W., Drljo A., Hilby E., Friedl A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335167
Optimal Design of Solar Assisted Hydrothermal Gasification for Microalgae to Synthetic Natural Gas Conversion 1009
Mian A., Ensinas A.V., Ambrosetti G., Marechal F. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335168
Glycerin Revalorization Using Anaerobic Digestion of Organic Waste 1015
Rafecas Rahuet A., Plesu V., Bonet Ruiz J., Bonet Ruiz A.E., Llorens Llacuna J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335169
Bioethanol from Brewer’s Spent Grains: Acid Pretreatment Optimization 1021
Caetano N.S., Moura R.F., Meireles S., Mendes A.M., Mata T.M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335170
Sustainable Production of Bioparaffins 1027
Hancsok J., Eller Z., Polczmann G., Varga Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335171
Double Substrate Limitation Model for the Experimental Scale-up of Succinic Acid Production from Biorefinery Glycerol 1033
Rigaki A., Webb C., Theodoropoulos C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335172
Evaluation of Sorghum Biorefinery Concepts for Energy and Bioethanol Production 1039
Weinwurm F., Drljo A., Theuretzbacher F., Bauer A., Friedl A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335173
Study of Orange Bagasse Digestibility by Chemical Pretreatments 1045
Silva K.A., Godoy P.H.M., Cardoso J., Mendes T.P.P., Seolatto A.A., Freitas F.F. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335174
Opportunities for Heat Integration of Biomass-based Fischer-tropsch Crude Production at Scandinavian Kraftliner Mill Sites 1051
Ljungstedt H., Pettersson K., Harvey S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335175
Production of Jet Fuel from Renewable Source Material 1057
Eller Z., Varga Z., Hancsok J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335176
Potential of Spent Coffee Grounds for Biodiesel Production and Other Applications 1063
Caetano N.S., Silva V.F.M., Melo A.C., Mata T.M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335177
Energy Integration of Bioethanol Production Process Topology from Microalgae Biomass: Evaluation of Sscf, Ssf, Acid Hydrolysis and Product Purification Alternatives 1069
Gonzalez-Delgado A.D., Peralta-Ruiz Y., Pardo Y., Kafarov V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335178
Screening of Sustainable Biodiesel Production Pathways During Process Research and Development (R&D) Stage Using Fuzzy Optimization 1075
Liew W.H., Hassim M.H., Ng D.K.S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335179
Fractionation and Characterization of Insolubles Formed in Palm Oil Biodiesel 1081
Plata V., Serrano M., Tiria K., Romero Bohorquez A.R., Kafarov V., Gauthier-Maradei P., Castillo E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335180
Industrial & Experimental Studies
Research About the Method of Synthetizing N,n-dimethyl-1,3-propanediamine Continuously 1087
Meng Q.W., Deng C., Li Y., Du J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335181
Kinetic Study of Transesterification of Methyl Acetate with Isobutanol Catalyzed by the Dissociation of Sodium hydrogen Sulphate in Alcoholic Media 1093
Vega Rodriguez A., Plesu V., Calvet Tarragona A., Bonet Ruiz J., Bonet Ruiz A.E., Llorens Llacuna J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335182
Energy Consumption Versus Antioxidant Activity of Pressurized Fluid Extracts from Pfaffia Glomerata Roots 1099
Santos D.T., Vardanega R., Albarelli J.Q, Ensinas A.V., Marechal F., Meireles M.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335183
Power Grid Simulation Model for Long Term Operation Planning 1105
Zabojnik J., Dvorak M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335184
Isobaric Vapor Liquid Equilibrium at 101.3 Kpa for the Binary Mixtures 2-methyl-2-butene / Methanol and Isopentane / Methanol 1111
Bernabeu Diaz M., Plesu V., Bonet Ruiz J., Bonet Ruiz A.E., Llorens Llacuna J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335185
Inert Substances and Explosion Limits of Hybrid Mixtures 1117
Serafin J., Mynarz M., Lepik P., Drgacova J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335186
The Study of Zeolite Based Cement Composites in Aggressive Environment 1123
Estokova A., Kovalcikova M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335187
Isobaric Vapor Liquid Equilibrium at 101.3 Kpa for the Binary Mixtures 2-methyl-2-butene / Tame and 2-methyl-1-butene / Tame 1129
Bernabeu Diaz M., Plesu V., Bonet Ruiz J., Bonet Ruiz A.E., Llorens Llacuna J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335188
Experimental Investigations of Effervescent Atomization Using Non-intrusive Techniques 1135
Broukal J., Hajek J., Sojka P.E. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335189
Nutrient Leaching from Reservoir Bottom Sediments 1141
Junakova N., Balintova M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335190
Experimental Study on the Influence of Oxygen Fraction in the Combustion Air on the Combustion Characteristics 1147
Belohradsky P., Skryja P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335191
Heat Flux Measurement Methods for Process Furnaces – a Case Study 1153
Vondal J., Hajek J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335192
Testing of Zeolite and Kaolin for Preventing Ash Sintering and Fouling During Biomass Combustion 1159
Wang L., Becidan M., Skreiberg O. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335193
Analysis, Quantitative Estimates and Methods for Reducing of the Maldistribution Created from Gas Distribution Devices for Column Apparatuses 1165
Petrova T., Darakchiev S., Vaklieva-Bancheva N., Popov R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335194
Industrial Application & Optimal Design
A Derivative Method to Minimising Total Cost in Heat Exchanger Networks Through Optimal Area Allocation 1171
Walmsley T.G., Walmsley M.R.W., Morrison A.S., Atkins M.J., Neale J.R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335195
Generalized Framework for the Optimal Design of Solvent-based Post-combustion CO2 Capture Flowsheets 1177
Damartzis T., Papadopoulos A.I., Seferlis P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335196
Integration of Solar Heating Into Heat Recovery Loops Using Constant and Variable Temperature Storage 1183
Walmsley M.R.W., Walmsley T.G., Atkins M.J., Neale J.R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335197
Heat Transfer Intensified Techniques for Retrofitting Heat Exchanger Networks in Practical Implementation 1189
Pan M., Bulatov I., Smith R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335198
Development of Modified Plug-flow Furnace Model for Identification of Burner Thermal Behavior 1195
Jegla Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335199
Low Temperature Methane Steam Reforming: Catalytic Activity and Coke Deposition Study 1201
Angeli S.D., Monteleone G., Giaconia A., Lemonidou A.A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335200
Best Practices for Preparation of Ghg Inventory for Industrial Processes 1207
Grncarovska T.O., Poposka E., Zdraveva P., Markovska N. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335201
A Data Reconciliation Based Approach to Accuracy Enhancement of Operational Data in Power Plants 1213
Jiang X., Liu P., Li Z. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335202
Energy Efficiency Improvement Through Technology Optimisation and Low Grade Heat Recovery – Industrial Application 1219
Semkov K., Mooney E., Connolly M., Adley C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335203
Optimal Swro Network Synthesis and Design Assessment with Water Quality Insights 1225
Alnouri S., Linke P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335204
A Methodology for Creating Sequential Multi-period Base-case Scenarios for Large Data Sets 1231
Bungener S., Van Eetvelde G., Marechal F. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335205
Conceptual Design of a Natural Gas-based Integrated Industry Park 1237
Chen C., Ross W. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335206
Energy-process Integration of the Gas-cooled/water-cooled Fixed-bed Reactor Network for Methanol Synthesis 1243
Manenti F., Leon Garzon A.R., Bozzano G. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335207
Intensifying Air Separation Units 1249
Manenti F., Rossi F., Croce G., Grottoli M.G., Altavilla M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335208
Investigation of Heat Exchanger Network Flexibility of Distillation Unit for Processing Different Types of Crude Oil 1255
Varga Z., Danics N. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335209
Fiabilist and Economic Approaches to Optimization of the Renewal of Hydrocarbons Transporting Pipelines 1261
Abdelbaki N., Gaceb M., Bouali E., Bettayeb M., Bouzid R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335210
Safety Assessment Curve (sac) for Inherent Safety Assessment in Petrochemical Industry 1267
Ahmad S.I., Hashim H., Hassim M.H., Srinivasan R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335211
Temperature Effect on the Interaction Parameters of Gc-nrtl Model Using the Genetic Algorithm 1273
Bouneb N., Meniai A.H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335212
Breaking Azeotropes by Azeotropic and Extractive Distillation in a Dividing-wall Column 1279
Kiss A.A., Suszwalak D.J.P.C., Ignat R.M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335213
CFD Modelling of Hydrodynamics and Heat Transfer in Channels of a PHE 1285
Stogiannis I.A., Paras S.V., Arsenyeva O.P., Kapustenko P.O. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335214
Comparative Analysis of Environmental Performance of Building Materials Towards Sustainable Construction 1291
Porhincák M., Eštoková A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335215
Modelling of Crude Oil Bubble Point Pressure and Bubble Point Oil Formation Volume Factor Using Artificial Neural Network (ann) 1297
Cuptasanti W., Torabib F., Saiwan C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335216
Effect of Domestic Power Plants to the Low Voltage Transformer Areas from the Nonlinear Distortion Point of View 1303
Görbe P., Magyar A., Fodor A., Hangos K.M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335217
Power Quality Management of LED Light Sources in Frequency Domain 1309
Görbe P., Magyar A., Csuti P. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335218
Organophilic Pervaporation of Butanol from an Aqueous Solution with POMS 1315
Rom A., Esteve D., Friedl A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335219
Steam Gasification Process of Chlorine-rich Shredder Granules: Experiments and Flow-sheeting Modelling for Process Evaluation and Scale-up 1321
Kappes M., Porzio G.F., Colla V., Vannucci M., Krumm W. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335220
CFD Models in the Development of Electrical Waste Recycling Technologies 1327
Egedy A., Fogarasi S., Varga T., Imre-Lucaci A., Chován T. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335221
Profile of Aromatic Intermediates of Titanium Dioxide Mediated Degradation of Phenol 1333
Bamuza-Pemu E.E., Chirwa E.M.N. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335222
An Attempt on Using a Regenerated Commercial Nimos/al2o3 as a Catalyst for Waste Tyre Pyrolysis 1339
Saeng-arayakul P., Jitkarnka S. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335223
Investigation of Alternative Reducing Agent Injection into the Raceway of Blast Furnaces Using CFD 1345
Maier C., Jordan C., Harasek M.E., Feilmayr C, Thaler C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335224
Motor Fuel Purpose Hydrogenation of Used Cooking Oils 1351
Solymosi P., Eller Z., Hancsók J. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335225
Determination of the Gas Composition Effect in Carbon Dioxide Emission at Refinery Furnaces 1357
Saavedra J., Merino L., Kafarov V. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335226
New Retrofit Approach for Optimisation and Modification for a Crude Oil Distillation System 1363
Kamel D., Gadalla M., Ashour F. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335227
Steam Reforming of Ethanol to H2 over Bimetallic Catalysts: Crucial Roles of Ceo2, Steam-to-carbon Ratio and Space Velocity 1369
Palma V., Castaldo F., Ciambelli P., Iaquaniello G. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335228
Magnetically Modified Coffee Silverskin for the Removal of Xenobiotics from Wastewater 1375
Zuorro A., Di Battista A., Lavecchia R. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335229
Energy Conservation and Optimization in Condensate Splitter Plant 1381
Al-Mutairi E.M., Elkawad H. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335230
Investigation of Temperature Effects in Efficiency Improvement of Non-uniformly Cooled Photovoltaic Cells 1387
Al Tarabsheh A., Voutetakis S., Papadopoulos A.I., Seferlis P., Etier I., Saraereh O. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335231
Design of Reverse Logistics Network for Waste Batteries with an Application in Turkey 1393
Donmez I., Turkay M. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335232
Simulating the Wildfire in Rhodes in 2008 with a Cellular Automata Model 1399
Russo L., Vakalis D., Siettos C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335233
On the Dynamics of Open and Closed Loop Reverse Flow Catalytic Reactors 1405
Brasiello A., Crescitelli S., Russo L. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335234
Determination of Oil Products in Waste and Natural Waters Using Tetra?hloromethane 1411
Trokhin V., Bessarabov A., Sevastyanov D., Trynkina L., Stepanova T., Vendilo A. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335235
Solubility of Carbon Dioxide in Five Promising Ionic Liquids 1417
Nonthanasin T., Henni A, Saiwan C. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335236
Uncertainty Analysis of Industrial Fire Effects Simulation 1423
Chettouh S., Hamzi R., Innal F., Haddad D. >DOI: 10.3303/CET1335237