Wednesday AM

PLENSherbrooke B


Organizer(s) - Gervais Soucy
Chair(s) - J. Peter Jones

Introduction of Esteban Chornet by Michel Chornet, President and CEO, SCFuels Inc.

08:30 00362 Sustainability and green chemicals: a challenge and opportunity for chemical engineers Chornet E.
09:30 End of Session

09:30 Coffee Break

BIO5L Brome

Enzyme Technologies/Food Processing

Organizer(s) - Christine Moresoli
Chair(s) - Amarjeet Bassi

10:00 00363 Proteomic analysis of softwood-degrading fungi Mahajan S., Master E.R.
10:20 00364 Purification of polyurethane esterase enzyme for the biodegradation of polyurethane foam Gautam R., Bassi A.S., Yanful E.K.
10:40 00365 Enzymatic biodiesel production in ionic liquids Ruzich N., Bassi A.S.
11:00 00366 Use of a foaming process for separations in liquid waste streams from poultry and mussel industries Chan N.Y., Rouse M.W., Brooks M.S.
11:20 00367 The effect of electroacidification pre-treatment on the filtration behavior of soy protein extracts Skorepova J., Guettler B., Moresoli C.
11:40 00368 Membrane ultrafiltration applications in food processing: potential and limitations Ali F., Moresoli C., Mondor M.
12:00 End of Session

REGM3L Memphr

Tissue Engineering

Organizer(s) - Nathalie Faucheux
Chair(s) - Nathalie Faucheux and Xudong Cao

10:00 00369 Hybrid biomaterials for regenerative medicine Buschmann M.D.
10:40 00370 A study of the in vitro effects of biomaterials on lymphocyte responses to an allogeneic challenge Farooqui N.Z., Jones K.S.
11:00 00371 Development of a bioactive stent-graft for abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) Charbonneau C., Gautrot J., Hébert M.J., Zhu X., Lerouge S.
11:20 00372 Cross-linked chitosan hydrogels for cartilage repair applications Hoemann C.D., Chenite A., Sun J., Hurtig M., Serreqi A., Lu Z., Buschmann M.D.
11:40 00373 Endothelial cell response to shear stress in an asymmetric stenosis model Rouleau L., Farcas M., Tardif J.C., Thorin E., Mongrain R., Leask R.L.
12:00 End of Session

CEED1Sherbrooke B

Bantrel Forum on Design in Chemical Engineering: Design-Directed Research

Organizer(s) - Paul Stuart
Chair(s) - Viviane Yargeau and Paul Stuart

10:00 Janet Walden, NSERC

10:20 Discussion

10:40 John McVey, Bantrel

11:00 00374 Conceptual process design for the Canadian oil sands industry: a systems approach for water and energy efficiency Alva-Argaez A., Savulescu L., Hammache A.
11:20 Esteban Chornet, Université de Sherbrooke

11:40 Discussion

12:00 End of Session

CEED3L Aylmer

Integrating Design into the Curriculum

Organizer(s) - Bernard Marcos
Chair(s) - Bernard Marcos

10:00 00375 Collaborative learning in a second year design engineering course Davidson V.J., Stiver W.H., Newberry J., Hayward M., Rohatynskj M., Yuval L.
10:20 00376 Incorporating project based learning into unit operations laboratory Royann P., Gyenge E., Kannangara D., Creagh L., Lee Q.F., Sibley J.
10:40 00377 Innovation and Opportunity Atlantic Canada: a partnership in design education at UNB Collins F., Thibault J.D.
11:00 End of Session

ENV6L Brmptn

Water and Air Quality

Organizer(s) - J. Peter Jones
Chair(s) - Nathalie Tufenkji

10:00 00378 Wastewater treatment modelling in environmental risk assessment Shen J., Gutzman D., Tigner J., Bonnell M.
10:20 00379 Deposition kinetics of Escherichia coli O157:H7 and Enterococcus faecalis in model groundwater environments Castro F., Tufenkji N., Faubert G., Madramootoo C.
10:40 00380 Degradation of antibiotics in wastewater using ozonation Leclair C., Yargeau V.
11:00 00381 High pressure solubility and kinetic rates of carbon dioxide in monoethanolamine, piperazine and 2-(2-aminoethylamino)ethanol solutions Alam M.R., Alem M., Henni A.
11:20 00382 Kinetics of biodegradation of p-xylene and naphthalene and oxygen transfer in a novel airlift immobilized bioreactor Jajuee B.J., Margaritis A.M., Karamanev D.K.
11:40 00383 A computer based expert system for conceptual review and cost evaluation of desalination processes Alishiri M., Farhadi F.
12:00 End of Session

ENV7L Fraser

Successful and Sustainable Treatment Alternatives

Organizer(s) - J. Peter Jones
Chair(s) - Gordon Hill and Zisheng Zhang

10:00 00384 In-situ decontamination of surface waters by filtration Davarpanah N., Mulligan C.N., Fukue M.
10:20 00385 Hydroxyl radical and hydrogen peroxide production in different ultrasonic reactors Ray M.B., Hu H., Mujumdar A.S.
10:40 00386 Upstream oil and gas fugitive emissions Peachey B.R.
11:00 00387 The DAD (Double Air Demand) control system for sulphur recovery units d'Haene P.E., Schermann P.S.
11:20 00388 Adsorptive removal of phosphate and nitrate anions over ammonium-functionalized mesoporous silicas Saad R., Belkacemi K., Hamoudi S.
11:40 00389 Studying different factors on corrosion of coated titanium anodes in NaCl solution Bakhshi E., Abniki F.
12:00 End of Session

NTEC3R Magog

New Technologies

Organizer(s) - Gervais Soucy
Chair(s) - Reghan Hill

10:00 00390 Use of oscillatory motion and turbulence promoters to enhance microfiltration processes Rao S., Gomaa H.G., Al Taweel A.M., Koksal M., Fels M.
10:20 00391 Enhanced permeability and reverse-selectivity of nanocomposite membranes Hill R.J.
10:40 00392 Momentum and ion transport in neutral hydrogels with charged spherical inclusions Hill R.J.
11:00 00393 Pervaporation of propyl propionate-water mixtures through PEBA membranes Mujiburohman M., Feng X.
11:20 00394 The antimicrobial effects of ozone and hydrodynamic cavitation in a liquid whistle reactor Chand R., Bremner D.H., Collier P.J., Namkung K.C.
11:40 00395 Experimental investigation of explosion occurrence in underbalanced drilling Shahbazi K., Mehta S.A., Moore R.G., Ursenbach M.G.
12:00 End of Session

PHAR1R St-Fran

Process Analytical Technologies (PAT)

Organizer(s) - Nicolas Abatzoglou
Chair(s) - Jean-Sebastien Simard and Mahmoud Mirmehrabi

10:00 00396 Process analytical technologies in the pharmaceutical industry and the role of chemical engineering Levins J.
10:40 00397 Development of a NIR quantitative model to evaluate segregation in a hopper before the compression step of a simple pharmaceutical formulation Abatzoglou N., Cartilier L., Cournoyer A., Simard J.-S.
11:00 00398 Qualitative and quantitative blend homogeneity determination of a multicomponent dry pharmaceutical formulation for direct compression using near-infrared spectroscopy in a V-type blender Lapointe-Garant P.P., Abatzoglou N., Simard J.-S.
11:20 00399 Cohesive multicomponent dense powder flow characterization of a pharmaceutical dry formulation for direct compression using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy as a PAT tool Benedetti C., Abatzoglou N., Simard J.-S.
11:40 00400 Rheological properties of pharmaceutical powders Léonard G., Abatzoglou N., Simard J.-S.
12:00 End of Session

PLAS3L Mégantic

Plasma Processing II. Industrial Applications

Organizer(s) - Maher Boulos
Chair(s) - François Gitzhofer

10:00 00401 Materials processing using induction plasma technology Boulos M.I., Dolbec R., Fan X., Guo J.
10:40 00402 Thermal plasma production of fumed silica: the influence of quench conditions and agglomeration on powder properties Pristavita R., Munz R.J., Addona T.
11:00 00403 Induction plasma spraying of refractory metals Fan X., Kovarik O., Boulos M.I.
11:20 00404 Application of two-color pyrometry during impact and spreading of plasma-sprayed particles McDonald A., Chandra S., Moreau C.
11:40 00405 Comparative study on nanostructured SOFC electrolyte deposition using solution and suspension plasma spraying Jia L., Gitzhofer F.
12:00 End of Session

PROC6L Stukely

Statistical Methods

Organizer(s) - Biao Huang
Chair(s) - Amos Ben-Zvi and Sohrab Rohani

10:00 00406 Assessing the quality of time series predictions using generalized profiling Soon A., Harris T.J., McLellan P.J.
10:20 00407 Statistical evaluation of the factors affecting the crystal size of hexammoniate in an industrial crystallizer Jenkins D.H., Lwin T.
10:40 00408 Identifiability of nonlinear differential-algebraic equation systems Ben-Zvi A., McLellan P.J., McAuley K.B.
11:00 00409 Excitation signal design for parameter convergence in adaptive control of linearizable systems Adetola V.A., Guay M.
11:20 00410 Multivariate Image Analysis for on-line estimation of the composition of heterogeneous mixtures of solids Tessier J., Duchesne C.
11:40 00411 Quality control of wood/plastic composites by hyperspectral imaging Gosselin R.., Duchesne C., Rodrigue D.
12:00 End of Session

PSLM5R Coati

Practical Application of Tools and Techniques

Organizer(s) - Luc Piché
Chair(s) - Eric Clément

10:00 00412 Development of a novel incident potential matrix and severity index for risk quantification and HES performance analysis Condor J., Asghari K.
10:30 00413 Practical methods for process safety management Kozma S.
11:00 00414 Internal vapour cloud explosions: a state-of-the-art review Pierorazio A.J., Thomas J.K., Kolbe M., Goodrich M.L.
11:30 00415 Étude de cas: analyse de risque et plan particulier d'intervention pour une chaîne de production Ricard M.
12:00 End of Session

PPAP1L d Nations

Pulp and Paper

Organizer(s) - Robert Lanouette and Chantal Goyette
Chair(s) - Robert Lanouette

10:00 00416 A new model for the consolidation of pigments in paper coating Pianet G., Vidal D., Desaulniers E., Bertrand F.
10:20 00417 The potential of novel SMA chemistries in surface sizing of paper and boards Pervaiz M., Sain M.M., Janardhnan S., Dougherty W.
10:40 00418 The role of deinking parameters in neutral deinking process Nguyen Minh H., Nazhad M., Navaee-Ardeh S.
11:00 00419 Process-based approach for supply chain analysis: application in the pulp and paper industry Laflamme-Mayer M., Stuart P.
11:20 00420 Hybrid modelling of a pulp and paper mill activated sludge treatment plant: steady-state results Brault J.-M., Comeau Y., Perrier M., Stuart P.
11:40 00421 Mechanistic model for nutrient transformations in pulp and paper activated sludge wastewater treatment plants Cotter L., Stuart P.
12:00 End of Session

TRAN4L d'Argent

Transfer with Chemical Reaction

Organizer(s) - Committee
Chair(s) - Norman Epstein

10:00 00422 Electrocatalytic hydrogenation of phenol on a Pd/Al2O3 catalyst: mathematical modelling Bannari A., Proulx P.
10:20 00423 Mathematical modeling of electrocatalytic hydrogenation of phenol on a Pd/Al2O3 catalyst: effect of the configuration on efficiency Bannari A., Proulx P.
10:40 00424 Validation of CFD modeling of alkali removal in a molten aluminum reactor Bolduc I., Bannari A., Proulx P., Dupuis C.
11:00 00425 Interfacial instability in reactive miscible flow displacements Ghesmat K., Azaiez J.
11:20 00426 Role of velocity on calcium sulphate scaling under sensible heating conditions Fahiminia F., Watkinson A.P., Epstein N.
11:40 00427 Iron carbonate film deposition and erosion in aqueous CO2 pipeline flow Kennell G.F.S., Heppner K.L., Evitts R.W.
12:00 End of Session

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