Scientific Program



Tuesday, 16:15 - 18:00

Fundamentals of Thermodynamics


Local Composition in Ternary Mixtures of Organic Compounds

Enrico Matteoli, Luciano Lepori


Experimental Study of Phase and Chemical Equilibrium in the System with n-Propyl Acetate Synthesis Reaction at Various Temperatures

Maria Toikka


Solubility of Hydrocarbon in Alkanolamine Aqueous Solution

Francisco A. Sanchez, Selva Pereda, Amir H. Mohammadi, Dominique Richon, Esteban A. Brignole


Thermodynamic Caracterization of New Generation Fuels with Renewable Components: Isothermal VLE of Ethanol and Hydrocarbons

Rosa M. Villamañán, M.C. Martín, César R. Chamorro, Miguel A. Villamañán, José J. Segovia


Vapor-Liquid Equilibria for the Binary Systems Cyclohexane + Morpholine and Cyclohexene + Morpholine

Beatriz Marrufo, Margarita Sanchotello, Sonia Loras


The "bridge effect" in Methane Clathrate Nucleation

Juan G. Beltrán, Phillip Servio


A New High-Pressure, Low Temperature Apparatus for the Study of Phase Equilibria through a Synthetic Method

José M.S. Fonseca, Nicolas von Solms


Separation of Acetic Acid from the Aqueous Solution by Means of Solvent Extraction

Aleksandra Sander, Jasna P. Kardum, Tomislav Penovic


Liquid-Liquid Equilibrium of the FCC Gasoline-Sulfur-Sulfolane System

Tamara Adžamic, Aleksandra Sander, Katica Sertic-Bionda, Marko Rogošic


Transport Changes During Non-Equilibrium

Stefan Van Vaerenbergh, Naïm Rahal


Cluster Fractions' Equilibrium in Gases

Boris Sedunov


Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium Calculations for Refrigerant Mixtures with the MTC-EoS

José P.L. Santos, Frederico W. Tavares, Marcelo Castier


Modeling the Octanol-Water Partition Coefficient: The Quantitative-Structure Property Relationship (QSPR) and Theory-Based QSPR Approaches

Krishna M. Yerramsetty, Brian J. Neely, Robert L. Robinson Jr., Khaled A. M. Gasem


Solid-Liquid Phase Diagram of Tetradecanol + Hexadecanol and Hexadecanol + Octadecanol

Natália D.D. Carareto, Mariana C. Costa, M.A. Krähenbühl, Antonio J.A. Meirelles


Determination of Reaction Equilibrium Constant for MTBE Synthesis Applying Molecular Modeling

Miria H.M. Reis, Lucienne L. Romanielo, Maria R.W. Maciel


Measurement of Cloud Points for the Systems Polybutadiene + Propane and Polybutadiene + Diethyl Ether at High Pressure

Juan M. Milanesio, Guillermo D.B. Mabe, Andrés E. Ciolino, Lidia M. Quinzani, Marcelo S. Zabaloy


Phase Equilibria of Water-in-Oil Emulsions

Fabrício L.M.C. Silva, Frederico W. Tavares, Márcio J.E.M. Cardoso


Effect of Temperature and Pressure on the Liquid Phase Mole Fraction of Carbon Dioxide and Methane Mixtures in Water, Near and Around Hydrate-Liquid-Vapor Equilibrium

Hallvard Bruusgaard, Juan G. Beltrán, Phillip Servio


Phase Equilibrium Modeling of Aqueous and Alcoholic Solutions of Carboxylic Acids

Marisa Garriga, Alicia Marchiaro, Selva Pereda, Susana B. Bottini


Modeling of pH using Modified UNIFAC Method

Guilherme J. Maximo, António J.A. Meirelles, Eduardo A.C. Batista


Liquid-Liquid Equilibrium for Systems Composed of Macauba (Acrocomia aculeata) Pulp Oil + Oleic Acid + Ethanol + Water at 298.15 K

César A.S. Silva, Guilherme Sanaiotti, Marcelo Lanza, Luis A. Follegatti-Romero, António J. A. Meirelles, Eduardo A. C. Batista


TPT1 Approach for Estimation of Heavy HC Critical Properties from Light Solvent + Heavy HC Bubble Point Data

Caroline P.M. Morais, Rodrigo A. dos Reis, Márcio Paredes


Liquid-Liquid Equilibrium for Ternary Systems Containing Refined Soybean Oil, Ethyl Biodiesel, Anhydrous Ethanol, and Glycerol at 298.15 K and 313.15 K

Marcelo Lanza, Eduardo A.C. Batista, Ronei J. Poppi, António J.A. Meirelles


Liquid-Liquid Equilibrium for Systems Containing Rice Brain Oil + Anhydrous Ethanol + Hexane at 298.15 K and 313.15 K using NIR Spectroscopy

Irede Dalmolin, Wagner L. Priamo, Marcelo Lanza, António J.A. Meirelles, Eduardo A.C. Batista


Group Contribution Modeling Of Molecular Associacion in Alcohol+Water+Hydrocarbon Mixtures

Ticiana Soria, Selva Pereda, Gloria Foco, Susana B. Bottini


Application of the Tait Equation for Correlation of Viscosities of Binary Liquid Mixtures

Sabyasachi Sen, Abel G.M. Ferreira, Nirmala Deenadayalu


Determination of Phase Diagrams for Water + Nickel or Zinc + Cyanex Systems

Sara Galvão, Marcia Duarte, Alfredo Garnica


Topological Approach to Barotropic Phenomena in Asymmetric Mixtures

Christian R. Bidart, Mauricio E. Flores, Hugo L. Segura


Phase Equilibria and Thermodynamic Properties of {H2O-Amine} and {CO2-H2O-Amine} Systems

Karine Ballerat-Busserolles, Yohann Coulier, Laurence Rodier, Jean Y. Coxam


The Global Phase Diagram of van der Waals Binary Fluids Revisited

Héctor Quinteros, María J. Tardón, Guillermo Reyes, Andrés Mejía, Hugo Segura


Mechanical Binodal States: A New and Robust Approach for Calculating and Sistematizing Azeotropic Phenomena in Multicomponent Fluid Mixtures

Daniela Espinoza, Héctor Quinteros, Andrés Mejía, Hugo Segura


Aneotropic Behavior in Fluid Binary Mixtures

Marcela Cartes, Andrés Mejía, Hugo Segura


New Theoretical Approach to Calculation of Charge Correlation Free Energy in Polyelectrolyte Solutions

Vladimir V. Palyulin, Igor I. Potemkin


Solubility of CF4 in Lower Alcohols

José M.M.V. Sousa, Abel G.M. Ferreira, Horácio C. Fachada, Isabel M.A. Fonseca


An Investigation of Hard-Sphere Equations of State and the Presentation of a New Carnahan-Starling Based Hard-Sphere Equation

A. Javidi Alesaadi, Sona Raeissi


Effect of the Liquid-Junction in the Measurements of Ion Activity Coefficients in Pure Sodium Chloride Solutions at 298.15 K

Estela Lladosa, Alberto Arce Jr, Grazyna Wilczek-Vera, Juan H. Vera


Miscibility of Imidazolium Based Ionic Liquids with Polyols

E. Dyoniziak, Anna Makowska, Agnieszka Siporska, M. Pekala, Jerzy Szydlowski

Molecular Simulation


Transformations on the Poisson-Boltzmann Equation

Heloísa L. Sanches, Frederico W. Tavares


Investigations of the Activity Coefficient of Polar Fluids

Stanislaw Lamperski, R. Górniak


The Effect of Ions on the Size of the Water Associate

Stanislaw Lamperski, Monika P?uciennik, B. Kosicki

Product & Process Design


A Model for the Accidental Release of Fluid Mixtures from Vessels

Sulaiman al-Zuhair, Marcelo Castier


Influence of Efficiency Values on Composition Trajectories of Ideal and Nonideal Mixtures

Miria H.M. Reis, António A.C. Barros, Rubens M. Filho, Maria R.W. Maciel


Reactive Distillation for Phenol Separation: Characterization and Simulation Results

Miria H.M. Reis, Liege F.S. Mascolo, Adilson P. Afonso, Maria R.W. Maciel


Evaluation of Correlations for Properties of Diesel and Fuel Oil

Rejane G. Gama, Carlos H.O. Pereira, Jacques F. Dias, Alexandre R. Torres, Rodrigo A. Reis, Gustavo M. Platt, Márcio L. Paredes, Gilberto M. Xavier

New Products/materials - Properties & Applications


Particle Formation of Ampicillin by Supercritical Antisolvent Precipitation at High Pressure Phase

Antonio Montes, Alvaro Tenorio, Maria D. Gordillo, Clara Pereyra, Enrique J.M. de la Ossa


Conductivity and Viscosity of Binary Mixtures of Ionic Liquids and Organic Solvents

Sabine Sarraute, Margarida C. Gomes, Pascale Husson, Agílio Pádua


Synthesis and Thermophysical Properties of New Protic Long-Chain Ionic Liquids with Oleate Anion

Victor H. Álvarez, Silvana Mattedi, Manuel Martin-Pastor, Martin Aznar, José M. Navaza, Miguel Iglesias

Green Engineering & Sustainability  +   Alternative/Sustainable Energy


Continuous Production of Ethylic Biodiesel in Supercritical Medium using Propane as Cossolvent

Wilson Linhares, Vitor Delmondes, Montserrat Fortuny, Alexandre F. Santos, Lisiane S. Freitas, Silvia M. Egues, André L.D. Ramos, Cláudio Dariva


Volumetric Properties of Reacting Mixtures in Biodiesel Production with Supercritical Alcohols: Experimental Measurements and Correlation

Alexis Velez, Pablo E. Hegel, Susana Espinosa, Esteban A. Brignole


Densities and Surface Tensions of Binary Mixtures of Five EMIM-CnS Ionic Liquids with Water at 25.0 ºC

Esther R. Siso, Luisa Segade, Carlos Franjo, Oscar Cabeza


Supercritical Water Oxidation of Isopropanol

Jezabel Sánchez-Oneto, José Abelleira, Daniel Roldán-Calbo, Belén García Jarana, Violeta Vadillo, Juan R. Portela, Enrique J. M. de la Ossa


Hydrogen Production from LPG Steam Reforming: Thermodynamic Assessment

Tatiana V. Franco, Carla E. Hori, Adilson J. Assis, Lucienne L. Romanielo


Biofuels-Temperature and Water Content Influence on Thermophysical Properties of Sugarcane Juice

Astolfi Zailer, Renato A.F. Cabral, Vania R.N. Telis, Javier Telis-Romero


Biofuels-Rheological Properties of Sugarcane Juice

Astolfi Zailer, Renato A.F. Cabral, Vania R.N. Telis, Javier Telis-Romero


An Innovative Technology Based on Non-Conventional Extractant Obtained from Coconut Oil: Application for Treatment of Wastewaters Produced in the Petroleum Industry

Ana K.C. Oliveira, Gustavo S. Medeiros, João B. A. Paulo, Elisa B. D. Sousa, Emilliany M. Batista


Solubility Correlation of Three Disperse Anthraquinone Dyes in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide

José P. Coelho, Andreia F. Mendonça, António F. Palavra, Roumiana P. Stateva


Biodiesel Properties from Six Raw Materials

Nívea L. da Silva, César B. Batistella, André L. Jardini, Maria R.W. Maciel, Rubens M. Filho


Physical Properties of Commercial Biodiesel and their Blends

M.L. Iris, A. González, F. Cerdeira, E. Alvarez


Activity Coefficients at Infinite Dilution of Betx and Paraffins in Pyridinium Derived ILs

Miguel A. López, Beatriz Orge


Liquid-Liquid Equilibria of Quasi-Ideal Mixtures of Ionic Liquids with Common Organic Solvents

Ana B. Pereiro, Ana Rodriguez, José M.S.S. Esperança, José N.C. Lopes, Luís P.N. Rebelo


Tara Seed Coats Extraction using CO2-EtOH-H2O High Pressure Homogeneous Solvent Mixtures

Inês J. Seabra, Mara E.M. Braga, Rute A. Oliveira, Patrícia B. Goyzueta, Hermínio C. de Sousa


Valorization of Juglans Regia L. Fruits through Fractioned Supercritical Fluid Extraction

Rute A. Oliveira, Inês J. Seabra, Mara E.M. Braga, H.C. de Sousa


Using Ionic Liquids for CO2 Separations

Brett Goodrich, Burcu Gurkan, Juan C. de la Fuente, Devan Kestal, Joan F. Brennecke


Modeling the Solubility of Carbon Dioxide in 1-Alkyl-3-Methylimidazolium Bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl) Imide Ionic Liquids using the Wong-Sandler Mixing Rule

M. Yazdizadeh, F. Rahmani, Sona Raeissi, Ahmad Shariati


Characterization of Malaysian Biomass for Hydrogen Production via Gasification

S.S. Abdullah, Suzana Yusup, L. Ismail, M.T. Azizan, M.H.I. Hussein


Degradation and Kinetic Modelling of a Simulated Textile Effluent by Enzymatic Catalysis

Raquel O. Cristóvão, Ana P.M. Tavares, José M. Loureiro, Rui A.R. Boaventura, Eugénia A. Macedo


Kinetic Study of the Peroxidase Reaction in Ionic Liquids

Aristides P. Carneiro, Oscar Rodríguez, Ana P.M. Tavares, Eugénia A. Macedo

Biomolecules & Biotechnology


Autohydrolysis of Paulownia: Study Optimizing for Saccharides Production

Minerva A.M. Zamudio, Juan C. García, Francisco Lopez, Antonio Pérez, Javier Feria


Phase Equilibria Modeling of Mixtures Containing Mono-, Di-, Tri-Glycerides, Alcohols and Carbon Dioxide

Tiziana Fornari, Elvis J. Hernández, Guillermo Reglero, Francisco J. Señoráns


Solid-Liquid Phase Diagram of Tripalmitin + Tristearin and Triolein + Tripalmitin

Mariana C. Costa, Marlus P. Rolemberg, António J. A. Meirelles, Maria A. Krähenbühl


Reuse of Free and Immobilized Lipases in Solvent Free Enzymatic Glycerolysis to Produce Mono and Diacilglycerols

Patrícia B.L. Fregolente, Gláucia M.F. Pinto, Maria R. W. Maciel, Rubens M. Filho


Liquid-Liquid Equilibria of Aqueous Two-Phase System Containing PEG400 + Sulfate Salts at Different Temperatures

João P. Martins, Fabíola C. Oliveira, Jane S.R. Coimbra, César A.S. Silva, Luis H.M. Silva, Maria C.H. Silva


Mutual Solubility for Systems Composed of Vegetable Oil + Ethanol + Water at Different Temperatures

César A.S. Silva, Guilherme Sanaiotti, Marcelo Lanza, Luis A. Follegatti-Romero, António J. A. Meirelles, Eduardo A. C. Batista


Polymer Characterization using an Acoustic Wave Sensor: Temperature-Dependent Behavior of HPMC

Marta I.S. Veríssimo, João A.B.P. Oliveira, Maria T.S.R. Gomes


Phase Equilibria of Cyclic, Straight Chain and Aromatic Dicarboxylic Acids

António J. Queimada, Nuno M. Garrido, Eugénia A. Macedo


Measurements and Modeling of the Solubility of Naturally Occurring Phenolics

António J. Queimada, Fátima L. Mota, Filipe J.N. Direito, Simão P. Pinho, Eugénia. A. Macedo


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