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Regular Article Reaction Engineering, Kinetics and Catalysts,
Comparing the Performance of Heterogeneous Pd-Supported Catalysts: Pd/ZSM-5, Pd/13X and Pd/Al2O3 for the Hydrogenation of Benzene in a Mixture of Normal Heptane and Benzene

Nemat Alimohammadi; Sohrab Fatthi

Volume 18, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 3-19


  In the presented research, the selective hydrogenation of benzene in a mixture of benzene and normal heptane (5 vol % of benzene) over different kinds of heterogeneous catalysts was investigated. For this purpose, a series of catalysts with various supports such as Pd/ZSM-5, Pd/13X and Pd/  was ...  Read More

Full length Energy
Techno-Economic Optimization of a Continuous Process for the Biodiesel Production from Waste Vegetable Oils

Abbas Mohammadi; Barat Ghobadian

Volume 18, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 20-35


  A continuous process was designed and optimized at a conceptual stage for the biodiesel production from waste vegetable oils. Unlike previous studies, the process was optimized taking into account the technical and economic considerations, simultaneously, to find the optimum operating conditions fort ...  Read More

Regular Article Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Synthesis and Characterization of Doxorubicin Coated with Magnetic Copolymer Polycaprolactone-Polyethylene Glycol for Use in the Cancer Treatment

Sahar Jahangiri; Leila Amirkhani; Abolfazl Akbarzadeh; Reza Hajimohammadi

Volume 18, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 36-48


  In recent years, the development of nanoparticles has received much attention in the controlled drug release and biomedicine fields. This research aims to develop new methods for the physical modification of Fe3O4 superparamagnetic nanoparticles with polymers through the physical retention. In this study, ...  Read More

Regular Article Reaction Engineering, Kinetics and Catalysts,
Investigating the Performance of an Ultrasound-Assisted Rotating Packed Bed Reactor for the Enhancement of the Micromixing Efficiency

Mahdi Hefzi Lotfabadi; Mahdieh Abolhasani

Volume 18, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 49-63


  The Micromixing plays a key role in the most of industrial processes; enhancing its efficiency is a very important issue. In this study, a typical rotating packed bed (RPB) reactor equipped with the blade packing and high frequency ultrasonic transducers were designed to study the micromixing efficiency ...  Read More

Regular Article Environmental Engineering,
Evaluation of the Silica Gel Adsorbent Potential for Carbon Dioxide Capture: Experimental and Modeling

Zohreh khoshraftar; Ahad Ghaemi; Hossein Mashhadimoslem

Volume 18, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 64-80


  In this research, silica gel as a low-cost adsorbent for the uptake of carbon dioxide was investigated experimentally. The samples were characterized by XRD, BET and FT-IR. It shows that as pressure was increased from 2 to 8 bar, the CO2 adsorption capability improved over time. At a pressure of 6 bar ...  Read More

Regular Article Materials synthesize and production
Optimization of the Carbon Dioxide Absorption (CDA) and Surface Erosion (SE) of Potassium Superoxide Based Respiratory Air Tablets Using the Taguchi Method

Mahdi Norouzi; Seyyed Ghorban Hosseini; Manoochehr Fathollahi; Seyyed Alireza Rezvan Leylan; sajjad ebrahimi; Azam Karimian

Volume 18, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 81-98


  Potassium superoxide tablets can be used in respiratory air regeneration systems within confined spaces such as spacecraft, submarines, coal mines and individual and collective masks. These tablets react with moisture and carbon dioxide in air and release oxygen. In this study, The effect of five parameters; ...  Read More