The PSE Model-Based Innovation Prize - Results

2018

Winning paper

Integrated design of ORC process and working fluid using process flowsheeting software and PC-SAFT by Johannes Schilling*, Andre Bardow of RWTH Aachen University, Germany; Joachim Gross of Stuttgart University, Germany.

Runners - up

Prediction of critical quality attributes and optimization of continuous dry granulation process via flowsheet modeling and experimental validation by Seo-Young Park*, Shaun C. Galbraith, Huolong Liu, Bumjoon Cha, Zhuangrong Huang, Seongkyu Yoon of Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA; HaeWoo Lee of Daegu-Gyeongbuk Medical Innovation Foundation (DGMIF), Daegu, South Korea; Thomas O'Connor and Sau Lee of Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, United States.

Feasibility of novel integrated dividing-wall batch reactive distillation processes for the synthesis of methyl decanoate by Dhia Y. Aqar* of University of Bradford, UK and Ministry of Oil, South Refineries Company, Basra, Iraq; Nejat Rahmanian, Iqbal M. Mujtaba of University of Bradford, UK.

2017

Winning paper

Mathematical Modelling and Experimental Validation of a Novel Periodic Flow Crystallization Using MSMPR Crystallizers by Qinglin Su*, Chris D. Rielly and Keddon A. Powell of EPSRC Centre in Continuous Manufacturing and Crystallisation, Loughborough University, Zoltan K. Nagy of Purdue University.

Runners - up

Optimization of Vacuum Pressure Swing Adsorption Processes To Sequester Carbon Dioxide from Coalbed Methane by Daeho Ko* of Global Engineering Division of GS Engineering & Construction, Seoul, Korea.

Dynamic Simulation of Fixed-Bed Chemical-Looping Combustion Reactors Integrated in Combined Cycle Power Plants by Chen Chen*, Lu Han and George M. Bollas of University of Connecticut.

2016

Winning paper

Combining On-Line Characterization Tools with Modern Software Environments for Optimal Operation of Polymerization Processes by Jose A. Romagnoli*, Navid Ghadipasha, Aryan Geraili of Louisiana State University, Carlos A. Castor, Jr., Wayne F. Reed of Tulane University and Michael F. Drenski of Advanced Polymer Monitoring Technologies, Inc.

Runners - up

Dynamics of immature mAb glycoform secretion during CHO cell culture: An integrated modelling framework by Ioscani Jimenez del Val* of University College Dublin, Yuzhou Fan of Technical University of Denmark and Dietmar Weilguny of Symphogen A/S, Denmark.

Dynamic Modeling and Collocation-Based Model Reduction of Cryogenic Air Separation Units by Yanan Cao and Christopher L. E. Swartz* of McMaster University and Jesus Flores-Cerrillo and Jingran Ma of Advanced Control and Operations Research, Praxair Technology Center, NY.

2015

Winning paper

Dynamic modeling of Shell entrained flow gasifier in an integrated gasification combined cycle process by Chang-Ha Lee*, Hyeon-Hui Lee, Jae-Chul Lee of Yonsei University, Yong-Jin Joo of KEPRI and Min Oh of Hanbat University, Korea.

Runners - up

Modelling of microreactors for ethylene epoxidation and total oxidation by Vincenzo Russo*, Martino Di Serio of University of Naples "Federico II", Italy and Teuvo Kilpiö, Jose´ Hernandez Carucci, and Tapio O. Salmi of Abo Akademi Unversity, Finland.

Dynamic modelling and control strategies for flexible operation of amine-based post-combustion CO2 capture system by Ali Abbas*, Minh Tri Luu and Norhuda Abdul Manaf of The University of Sydney.

2014

Winning paper

Model-Based Approach to the Automatic Diagnosis of Von Willebrand Disease by Fabrizio Bezzo* , Federico Galvanin, Massimiliano Barolo of University of Padova and Roberto Padrini and Alessandra Casonato of University of Padova Medical School.

Runners - up

A general-purpose process modelling framework for marine energy systems by Nikolaos M.P. Kakalis*, George G. Dimopoulos, Chariklia A. Georgopoulou, Iason C. Stefanatos, and Alexandros S. Zymaris of DNV Research & Innovation, Greece.

Control Structure Selection for the Elevated-Pressure Air Separation Unit in an IGCC Power Plant: Self-Optimizing Control Structure for Economical Operation by Jay H. Lee* and Kosan Roh of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

2013

Winning paper

An integrated approach for dynamic flowsheet modeling and sensitivity analysis of a continuous tablet manufacturing process
by Fani Boukouvala, Vasilios Niotis, Rohit Ramachandran, Fernando J. Muzzio and Marianthi G. Ierapetritou of Rutgers University.

Runners - up

Prediction-Correction Method for Optimization of Simulated Moving Bed Chromatography
by Yoshiaki Kawajiri and Jason Bentley of Georgia Institute of Technology.

Modeling batch crystallization processes: Assumption verification and improvement of the parameter estimation quality through empirical experiment design
by Alex Kalbasenka of Corbian Purac, Adrie Huesman, Herman Kramerof Delft University of Technology

 

2012

Winning paper

PermSMBRA New Hybrid Technology: Application on Green Solvent and Biofuel Production
by Viviana M. T. M. Silva,Carla S. M. Pereira, and Alírio E. Rodrigues of Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FEUP).

Runners - up

An integrated computational fluid dynamicsprocess model of natural circulation steam generation in a coal-fired power plant
by Peter John Heggs, P.J. Edge, P.J. Heggs, M. Pourkashanian, A. Williams of University of Leeds.

On the use of continuous glucose monitoring systems to design optimal clinical tests for the identification of type 1 diabetes models
by Federico Galvanin, Massimiliano Barolo, Fabrizio Bezzo of Universita' di Padova.

2011

Winning paper

Optimizing the Catalyst Distribution for Counter-current Methane Steam Reforming in Plate Reactors
by Michael Baldea,The University of Texas at Austin, Monica Zanfir, Praxair Technology Center and , Prodromos Daoutidis, University of Minnesota.

Runners - up

Water sustainability: A systems engineering approach to restoration of eutrophic Lakes
by M.S. Diaz, V. Estrada, J. Di Maggio of Planta Piloto de Ingeniería Química (PLAPIQUI).

Transitional emulsion polymerisation: Zero-one to pseudo-bulk
by Simon M.Jung and Vincent G.Gomes, The University of Sydney.

2010

Winning paper

WENO scheme with static grid adaptation for tracking steep moving fronts
by Ala Eldin Bouaswaig & Sebastian Engell Process Dynamics and Operations Group,Technische Universität Dortmund, 44221 Dortmund, Germany.

Runners - up

Dynamic optimization of the load change of a large-scale chemical plant by adaptive single shooting
by Arndt Hartwich, Wolfgang Marquardt, AVT-Process Systems Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Germany.

A multi-level simulation platform of natural gas internal reforming solid oxide fuel cell–gas turbine hybrid generation system: Part I. Solid oxide fuel cell model library
by Cheng Bao a,b, Yixiang Shi b, Eric Croiset b,c, Chen Li b, Ningsheng Cai b, Mark Bucka
[a] Department of Thermal Science and Energy Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Science & Technology Beijing, Beijing 100083, PR China
[b] Key Laboratory for Thermal Science and Power Engineering of Ministry of Education, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, PR China
[c] Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada.

2009

Winning paper

Dynamic modelling and simulation of a heated brine spray system
by Raquel Durana Moita, Henrique A. Matos, Cristina Fernandes, Clemente Pedro Nunes and Mário Jorge Pinho from the Instituto Superior Técnico of Lisbon, Portugal.

Runners - up

Online Model-Based Redesign of Experiments for Parameter Estimation in Dynamic Systems
by Fabrizio Bezzo, Federico Galvanin and Massimiliano Barolo of the University of Padova.

Optimization of PSA process for producing enriched hydrogen from plasma reactor gas
by Mladen Eic, Qinglin Huang and Amir Malekian of the University of New Brunswick.

2008

Winning paper

Model-based optimal strategies for controlling particle size in antisolvent crystallization operations
by S. Mostafa Nowee, Ali Abbas and José A. Romagnoli

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