Publications

Refereed journal articles

da Cruz, F. E., and Manousiouthakis V.I. "Parametric studies of steam methane reforming using a multiscale reactor model." Ind. and Eng. Chemistry Research (Accepted, in press).

Karagöz, S., da Cruz, F. E., Tsotsis, T. T., and Manousiouthakis, V.I. " The multiscale (pellet-reactor scale) membrane reactor (MR) modeling and simulation: Molecular sieve MR for hydrogen production by low-temperature water gas shift reaction." AIChE Journal (Submitted).

da Cruz, F. E., and Manousiouthakis, V.I. "Process intensification of reactive separator networks through the IDEAS conceptual framework." Computers & Chemical Engineering (2017), 105: 39-55

da Cruz, F. E., and Silvio de Oliveira Junior. "Petroleum refinery hydrogen production unit: exergy and production cost evaluation." International Journal of Thermodynamics 11, no. 4 (2008): 187-193.


Conference presentations

da Cruz, F. E., Manousiouthakis, V. I., Process Intensification of Reactive Separator Networks through the Ideas Conceptual Framework. Oral presentation in the Computing and Systems Technology Division (CAST) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2017.

da Cruz, F. E., Multiscale Processes Intensification and Optimization of Process Systems. Poster presentation in the Education Division (EDU) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2017.

Karagöz, S., da Cruz, F. E., Manousiouthakis, V. I., Numerical Study of Hydrogen Production Via High-Temperature and Low-Temperature Water-Gas Shift Reactors’ System: The Multi-Scale (Pellet-Reactor Scale) Modeling Approach and Simulation. Oral presentation in the Transport and Energy Process Division (TEP) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2017.

da Cruz, F. E., Karagöz, S., Manousiouthakis, V. I. Parametric Studies of Steam Methane Reforming Using a Multiscale Reactor Model. Oral presentation in the Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division (CRE) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2017.

da Cruz, F. E., Manousiouthakis, V. I. Modeling and Simulation of Transport Effects to a Single Reactor Pellet. Oral presentation in the Transport and Energy Process Division (TEP) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2016.

da Cruz, F. E., Manousiouthakis, V. I. Minimization of Entropy Generation in Multi-Pressure Reactive Distillation Networks. Poster presentation in the Computing and Systems Technology Division (CAST) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2016.

da Cruz, F. E., Manousiouthakis, V. I. Energy Consumption Minimization in Multi-Pressure Reactive Distillation Networks. Poster presentation in the Separations Division (SEP) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2016.

da Cruz, F. E. Optimization-Based Quantification of Performance Limits for Process Networks. Poster presentation in the Education Division (EDU) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2016.

da Cruz, F. E., Manousiouthakis, V. I. Synthesis of Azeotropic Multi-Pressure Reactive Distillation Networks Involving Ternary Mixtures. Oral presentation in the Separations Division (SEP) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2015.

da Cruz, F. E., Manousiouthakis, V. I. Synthesis of Azeotropic Reactive Distillation Networks Involving Quaternary Mixtures. Oral presentation in the Computing and Systems Technology Division (CAST) at AIChE Annual Conference. 2015.