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Full article Reaction Engineering, Kinetics and Catalysts,
Copper Catalysts Supported on CeMnO2 for CO Oxidation in Hydrogen-Rich Gas Streams

N. Hoshyar; A. Irankhah Irankhah; M. Jafari

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2015, Pages 3-14

  e"> The CeMnO2 supports were prepared via co-precipitation method by ammonia as precipitating agent. The CuO/CeO2 and CuO/Ce(1-x)MnxO2 (x=0.1, 0.3 and 0.5) catalysts were synthesized by wet impregnation method. The physicochemical properties of the prepared CuO/Ce(1-x)MnxO2 catalysts were characterized ...  Read More

Full article Transport Phenomena,
Experimental Study and Mathematical Modeling of the Osmotic Drying Process

F. Shafiee Langari; K. Movagharnejad*

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2015, Pages 15-32

  ne"> The osmotic dehydration of three agricultural products including carrot, zucchini and turnip has been studied in this research. The effect of several factors including temperature, sample to osmotic solution weight ratio and the concentration of the osmotic solutes on the osmotic dehydration ...  Read More

Full article Petroleum and Reservoir Engineering
Investigation of Liquid–Liquid Two-Phase Flow Pattern in Microreactors for Biodiesel Production

M. Basiri; M. Rahimi; F. Mohammadi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2015, Pages 32-40

  "> In the present study, transesterification of soybean oil to Fatty Acid Methyl Ester (FAME) was carried out in the microreactor. The system performance was investigated in the presence of hexane as a cosolvent. Furthermore, the effect of number of micromixer’s inlets on the mixing was one ...  Read More

Full article Process Control and Engineering, Process Safety, HSE
Modification of Montmorillonite and Prediction of Polymer/Clay Affinity Using Surface Properties and Lattice Model

Sh. Mehmandoust; M. R. Moghbeli1*; M. Dadban; H. Karimian

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2015, Pages 41-54

  "> Sodium montmorillonite (Na-MMT) was organically modified using 11- aminoundecanoic acid (AUA) and methacryloxyethyltrimethylammonium chloride (MAETAC) via cation exchange reaction. The effect of the modifier type and concentration on the structure and surface properties of the organically modified ...  Read More

Full article Petroleum and Reservoir Engineering
Applications of Waste Cooking Oil Other Than Biodiesel: A Review

D. C. Panadare; V. K. Rathod*

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2015, Pages 55-76

  Waste cooking oil (WCO) is being generated large scale all over the world; hence it has devised serious problems of its waste management. Organised collection of WCO in voluminous quantity is mainly used for the production of biodiesel. Most researchers focus primarily on the biodiesel generation from ...  Read More

Full article Modeling and Simulation
Isothermal Reactor Network Synthesis Using Coupled NonDominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm-II (NSGAII) with Quasi Linear Programming (LP) Method

Hadi Soltani; Sirous Shafiei

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2015, Pages 77-95

  In this study a new and robust procedure is presented to solve synthesis of isothermal reactor networks (RNs) which considers more than one objective function. This method uses non-dominated sorting genetic algorithm II (NSGAII) to produce structural modification coupled with quasi linear programming ...  Read More

Research note Materials synthesize and production
Synthesis of SnO2 and ZnO Nanoparticles and SnO2-ZnO Hybrid for the Photocatalytic Oxidation of Methyl Orange

A. Ghaderi; S. Abbasi; F. Farahbod

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2015, Pages 96-105

  The aim of the current research is concentrated on the synthesis of the different nanoparticles such as SnO2 and ZnO nanoparticles and SnO2-ZnO hybrid via sol gel method to investigate their photocatalytic applications for removal of methyl orange pollutant in water. Therefore, ZnCl2 and SnCl2.2H2O were ...  Read More