Wednesday PM

BIO6L Brome


Organizer(s) - Christine Moresoli
Chair(s) - Joël Sirois

13:40 00428 Dynamics of ex vivo megakaryopoiesis Hains M.C., Leysi-Derilou Y., Lemieux R., Pineault N., Duchesne C., Garnier A.
14:00 00429 Serum-free media development for the expansion of two types of muscle precursor cells Drouin F., Parent V.A., Sancen-Chaparro L.E., Tremblay J.P., Garnier A.
14:20 00430 Design of a small-scale bioreactor for in vivo NMR analysis of CHO cells Ben-Tchavtchavadze M., Chen J., Perrier M., Jolicoeur M.
14:40 00431 Monitoring of mammalian cell cultures using on-line capacitance measurements Ansorge S., Henry O., Aucoin M.G., Voyer R., Kamen A.A.
15:00 00432 Temperature increases the yield of adeno-associated virus produced in insect cell culture Aucoin M.G., Kamen A.A., Perrier M.
15:20 00433 Adenofection: a simple and efficient process for large-scale helper-dependent adenoviral vector production Dormond E., Durocher Y., Perrier M., Kamen A.A.
15:40 End of Session

REGM4L Memphr

Tissue Engineering

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

13:40 00434 Synergic action of bone morphogenetic proteins and ascorbic acid on the transdifferentiation of human preadipocytes to osteoblasts Lord E., Bergeron E., Faucheux N.
14:00 00435 Effect of chitosan on bone marrow stromal cell osteogenesis Hoang M.P., Lavalée G., Sun J., El-Gabalawy H., Hoemann C.D.
14:20 00436 CFSE cell division analysis to reveal cytokine effects in erythropoiesis Horner D., Wang W., Audet J.
14:40 00437 A growth model for a stem cell aggregate experiencing hydrodynamic shear Gates I.D., Kallos M.S., Sen A.
15:00 00438 Chondrocyte proliferation at the agarose-media interface resembles appositional mechanisms of the epiphyseal growth plate Tran-Khanh N., Lavertu M., Hoemann C.D., Buschmann M.D.
15:20 End of Session

CEED2Sherbrooke B

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

Organizer(s) - Paul Stuart
Chair(s) - Nicolas Abatzoglou

13:40 Tom Marlin, McMaster University

14:00 Vladimir Malahec, McMaster University

14:20 00439 Industrial implementation of the Mg(OH)2-based peroxide bleaching process Ni Y.
14:40 Jean-Sebastien Simard, Wyeth

15:00 Break-Out Sessions Protocols

15:20 Coffee Break
15:40 Break-Out Sessions

16:00 Jerzy Jurewicz, Université de Sherbrooke

16:20 Al Taweel, Dalhousie University

16:40 Barrie Jackson, Queen's University

17:00 End of Session

ENV8L Brmptn

Waste Management

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

13:20 00440 Gasification as an approach to convert waste into clean synthetic gas: applications to urban biomass and petroleum residues Valsecchi B.
13:40 00441 Intermittent aeration in biological treatment of wastewater containing ethylene glycol using a packed column aerator Thuraisingham G., Doan H.D.
14:00 00442 Bioremediation of diesel-contaminated soil by heated and humidified biopile system in cold climates Sanscartier D., Reimer K., Zeeb B., Koch I.
14:20 00443 Treatment of a simulated textile dye-wastewater in two-phase and single-phase anaerobic bio-treatment systems Bhattacharyya D., Singh K.S.
14:40 00444 Land-based aquaculture solids management using bio-treatment technology Ramachandran M., Singh K.S., Wilson B.G.
15:00 00445 Feasibility of generating sulphur impregnated activated carbon using petroleum coke and flue gases from a copper smelter Morris E.A., Jia C.Q., Tong S.
15:20 End of Session

ENV9L Brmptn

Pollution Prevention

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

15:40 00446 Combined electrochemical and photocatalytic treatment of wastewater containing propylene glycol methyl ether and metal ions Weli A., Doan H.D.
16:00 00447 Biosorption in nickel plating rinse water treatment Mungroo R., Niu H.
16:20 00448 Novel mesoporous materials for the adsorption of volatile organic compounds Serna-Guerrero R., Sayari A.
16:40 00449 Quantitative thermography for electrical motor efficiency testing Narrol M., Stiver W.H.
17:00 End of Session

FUEL4L Fraser

Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells (PEMFC)

Organizer(s) - François Gitzhofer and Pierre Bénard
Chair(s) - Adam Tuck

13:40 00453 A rigorous CFD modeling of water balance in a single PEM fuel cell Jagannathan A., Mahinpey N., Idem R.
14:00 00450 Optimizing control of a hybrid fuel cell power system Dalvi A., Guay M.
14:20 00451 Correlation of DMFC electrode fabrication, structure and fuel cell performance Allen R.G., Birry L., Bock C., McMillan R., MacDougall B.
14:40 00452 A diagnostic tool to determine water flooding in the channel of PEM fuel cells Golpaygan A., Ashgriz N.
15:00 00454 Transient controller for hybrid fuel cell and lithium-ion battery system Yamagishi E., Al-Hallaj S.
15:20 End of Session

FUEL5L Fraser

Hydrogen Storage

Organizer(s) - François Gitzhofer and Jean-Pol Dodelet
Chair(s) - Gessie Brisard

15:40 00455 Effect of activated alloys on hydrogen discharge kinetics of MgH2 nanocrystals Dehouche Z., Hamoudi S., Yoo Y., Belkacemi K.
16:00 00456 Evolution of porous structure of pitch-based activated carbon fibers Mushrif S.H., Rey A.D.
16:20 00457 Methane storage and transport via gas hydrates Susilo R., Ripmeester J.A., Englezos P.
16:40 End of Session

NTEC2L Mégantic


Organizer(s) - Gervais Soucy
Chair(s) - Charles Dubois

13:40 00458 Single molecule force spectroscopy of asphaltenes Long J., Zhang L., Xu Z., Masliyah J.H.
14:00 00459 Liquid crystal defects near surfaces Wincure B., Rey A.D.
14:20 00460 Electric field -templated manipulation and assembly of colloids into ordered structures Docoslis A., Guo Z., Wood J.A.
14:40 00461 The electric-field-induced force on a charged spherical colloid embedded in an electrolyte-saturated Brinkman medium Hill R.J.
15:00 00462 The electric-field-induced displacement of a charged spherical colloid embedded in an electrolyte-saturated Brinkman medium Hill R.J., Ostoja-Starzewski M.
15:20 Coffee Break
15:40 00463 Agglomerate fluidization of nanoparticles Esmaeili B., Chaouki J., Dubois C.
16:00 00464 Preparation and characterization of porous hydrogel particles Fang D.-Y., Pan Q.-M., Rempel G.L.
16:20 00465 Preparation of FeOOH nanoparticles from its solid powder in aerosol-OT w/o microemulsions Nassar N.N., Husein M. M.
16:40 End of Session

PHAR2R St-Fran

Pharmaceutical Processes

Organizer(s) - Nicolas Abatzoglou
Chair(s) - François Bertrand and Jamal Chaouki

13:40 00466 Determination of macroscopic mixing properties of granular materials from particle tracking experiments Doucet J., Chaouki J., Bertrand F.
14:00 00467 Design-oriented research for process understanding and optimization of divided solids mixing in pharmaceutical processes Abatzoglou N., Simard J.-S.
14:20 00468 Mixing effects in crystallization operations in the pharmaceutical industry Paul E.L.
14:40 00469 Quantitative, solubility and molecular structure analysis of buspirone hydrochloride polymorphs (anti-anxiety drug) Sheikhzadeh M., Rohani S., Jutan A., Murthy K., Horne S.
15:00 00470 Thermodynamics insight into pharmaceuticals hydrates: a case study Mirmehrabi M., Tadayon S., Yu Q., Deshmukh S.
15:20 Coffee Break
15:40 00471 Modeling of granular mixing dynamics using Markov chains and the discrete element method Doucet J., Hudon N., Bertrand F., Chaouki J.
16:00 00472 Development and evaluation of a prediction model for granule properties in a high shear wet granulation (HSWG) process Dasgupta D., Debnath S., Thibert R.
16:20 00473 Comparative study of cohesionless granular mixing in bin- and V-blenders Lemieux M., Gosselin P., Chaouki J., Bertrand F.
16:40 00474 Development of a chitosan nanoparticle carrier for the anticancer prodrug cladribine Domaratzki R.E., Ghanem A.
17:00 End of Session

PROC7L Stukely

Process Control Applications

Organizer(s) - Biao Huang
Chair(s) - Carl Duchesne and Michel Perrier

13:40 00475 Control of catalytic flow reversal reactor: a geometric approach Hudon N., Guay M., Perrier M., Dochain D.
14:00 00476 Neural networks based control of batch MMA polymerisation Ekpo E.E., Mujtaba I.M.
14:20 00477 Performance-driven adaptive PID controller design: theory and experimental evaluation Ohnishi Y., Shah S.L.
14:40 00478 Gas flow measurement: problems and solutions Desaulniers S.
15:00 00479 Dual mode control with neural network based inverse model for a steel pickling process Kittisupakorn P., Daosud W., Hussain M.A.
15:20 End of Session

PROC8L Stukely

Modeling and Simulation

Organizer(s) - Biao Huang
Chair(s) - Austine Ajah and Ali Elkamel

15:40 00480 On the incorporation of performance indicators-economics, reliability and flexibility in the conceptual Design of infrastructure systems: model development Ajah A.N., Herder P.M., Grievink J., Weijnen M.P.C.
16:00 00481 An improved mathematical programming model for refinery planning Al-Hajri I., Ba-Shammakh M., Elkamel A., Al-Bahri T., Douglas P.L.
16:20 00482 A comparison between referred derivative method and Newton-Raphson method for solving nonlinear simultaneous pressure-flow equations in dynamic simulation Mohajer M., Young B.R., Svrcek W.Y.
16:40 00483 Multirefinery integration and coordination using mathematical programming Al-Qahtani K., Elkamel A., Douglas P.L.
17:00 End of Session

PSLM6R Coati

Case Studies and Lessons Learned

Organizer(s) - Luc Piché
Chair(s) - Richard Piette

13:45 00484 Resilience Engineering Wreathall J.
14:45 00485 LNG hazards and their assessment Alp E.
15:15 Coffee Break
15:45 00486 Internal vapour cloud explosions: a risk-based case study Pierorazio A.J., Rogers T.M., Moosemiller M.D., Edel M.T.
16:15 00487 La sécurité des procédés industriels chez Norsk Hydro Canada Inc. Usine de production de métal et d'alliage de magnésium Ouellet B.
16:45 00488 Revue des principaux incidents ayant valeur de leçon rapportés dans le cadre du programme PRIM Gauvin R.
17:15 End of Session

PPAP2L d Nations

Pulp and Paper

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

13:40 00489 Steam usage reduction in a black liquor evaporator train Meyer-Heye P., Perrier M., Paris J.
14:00 00490 Pinch analysis as a diagnostic tool for energy efficiency enhancement in a kraft mill Mateos E., Meyer P., Marechal F., Paris J.
14:20 00491 Effect of Craya-Curtet number and excess air on flame length in lime kilns Aloqaily A., Tran H., Kuhn D.C.S., Sullivan P. WITHDRAWN
14:40 00492 Prediction of the effects of potassium, chloride and sulfate on causticizing efficiency Saeidi A.S., Tran H.N., Papangelakis V.
15:00 00493 Effect of air jet exposure frequency and duration on the breakup of brittle deposits formed on the tube surfaces Eslamian M., Pophali A., Tran H.N., Cormack D.
15:20 Coffee Break
15:40 00494 Forest bioenergy and bioproducts: a step-by-step approach to optimize the carbon chain value in the kraft pulp and paper process Navarri P., Stuart P.
16:00 00495 Condensing heat recovery for papermaking applications Preto F., He I., Singbeil D., Kish J.
16:20 00496 Commissioning and modelling of the world's first commercial demonstration of black liquor gasification Preto F., He I., Rowbottom B., Middleton T.
16:40 00497 Water energy-based targeting a retrofit approach for pulp and paper kraft mills Savulescu L., Poulin B., Alva-Argaez A., Bedard S.
17:00 End of Session

REAC3L Memphr


Organizer(s) - Committee
Chair(s) - William Epling

15:40 00498 Developing IR thermography as an analytic technique for catalysis Aftab K., Epling W.
16:00 00499 Stability of tungsten nitride catalysts to sulfur species during hydrotreating of light gas oil derived from Athabasca bitumen Botchwey C., Dalai A.K., Adjaye J.
16:20 00500 Evidence of H2 spillover from Pt/Al2O3 with protected active sites Boateng K.A., Hill J.M.
16:40 End of Session

SEPN3R Magog

Separation Processes

Organizer(s) - Committee
Chair(s) - Boguslaw Kruczek

13:40 00501 Predicting sizes of toluene-diluted heavy oil emulsions using sE by two kinetic models with H-K and W-C size predictive models Angle C.W., Dabros T., Hamza H.A.
14:00 00502 Diffusion of hydrocarbons in SBA-16 materials with tailored intrawall porosity Gobin O., Huang Q., Kleitz F., Eic M., Kaliaguine S.
14:20 00503 Study of the turbulent swirling flow in gas cyclones by PIV Liu Z., Zheng Y., Jia L.
14:40 00504 Using static mixers to intensify inter-phase mass transfer in liquid-liquid contacting operations Al Taweel A.M., Li C., Gomaa H.G., Yuet P.K.
15:00 00505 Measurement of holdup and residence time distribution of solid particles (RTD) in a Two Impinging Streams Cyclone Reactor (TISCR) in solid-liquid systems Fathi Pirkashani S., Sohrabi M., Kaghazchi T.
15:20 End of Session

THER4L Brome


Organizer(s) - Denis Gravelle
Chair(s) - Pak Yuet

15:40 00506 Monte Carlo simulation of charged nanoparticles confined in a cylindrical tube Rahman M.H., Yuet P.K.
16:00 00507 Investigation of suspended solution droplet evaporation and particle evolution in reduced pressures Eslamian M., Ashgriz N.
16:20 00508 Corrosion of selected metals and alloys in ammonium hydroxide solutions under different environmental conditions Al-Darbi M. M., Alfantazi A.
16:40 00509 A study of the performance of the Freed-based free volume models for binary polymer solutions Radfarnia H.R., Ghotbi C., Taghikhani V.
17:00 End of Session

TRAN5L d'Argent

Fluid Dynamics

Organizer(s) - Committee
Chair(s) - Denis Rodrigue

13:40 00510 Low Reynolds number unstable flows of complex fluids with pH dependent rheology: experimental evidence, stability analysis, applications Burghelea T.I., Frigaard I.A., Feng J.J., Martinez M.
14:00 00511 Model-based - electrical capacitance tomography (MB-ECT) Hadi B., Berruti F., Briens C., Adamiak K. WITHDRAWN
14:20 00512 Hydrodynamics and heat transfer in a gas-solid fluidized bed of binary particles Pisters K., Prakash A.
14:40 00513 Hydrodynamics of nematic liquid crystal point defects in a cylindrical capillary De Luca G., Rey A.D.
15:00 End of Session

TRAN6L d'Argent

Heat and Mass Transfer

Organizer(s) - Committee
Chair(s) - Denis Gravelle

15:40 00514 A new approach to capillary rise in porous media Ahadian S., Moradian S., Sharif F., Amani Tehran M., Mohseni M.
16:00 00515 Natural convection control of melting in vertical cylindrical containers Subrahmaniyam S., Krishna Parasharan A.V.
16:20 00516 Assessment of plate type evaporators in multi effect desalination processes Alishiri M., Malekpour S.
16:40 00517 Modeling of a beet sugar extraction tower Faridkho A., Mostoufi N., Shamekhi H., Sotudeh R.
17:00 End of Session

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