Skip to Main Content

Research Guides

CHE430: Chemical Plant Design Resources

Resources for 2019 projects

Project  #


Links / Access information


Mahabadi et al., USP 5,847,030, “Latex Processes”, Dec 8, 1998. 


Sacripante et al., USP 10048605B1, “Cold Pressure Fix Toner and Comprising Crystalline Resin and High and Low Tg Amorphous Polyester”, Aug. 14 2018. 


Uhl et at., Peroxy Compounds, Organic, Ullmann’s Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry, 2002, Wiley‐VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA.


D. Swern, Organic Peroxy Acids-Preparation, Properties, and Structure, Organic Peroxides Vol. 1, 1970, John Wiley & Sons. 

5, 6 

1. Kock-Glitsch product brochures & software

2.GPSA Handbook

3.LUDWIG, E. E. (2001). Applied Process Design for Chemical and Petrochemical  Plants (3rd Ed.) (3 vols.)

1. Catalogue:; Software:

2. 8th edition:



7 L.E. Schulze and D.J. Bauer, “Operation of a Mineral Recovery Unit on Brine from the Salton Sea Known Geothermal Resource Area", Bureau of Mines Report of Investigation, RI 8680m, 1982. 

8 M. Reig et al., “Concentration of NaCl from seawater reverse osmosis brines for the chlor-alkali industry by electrodialysis”, Desalination, 342 (2014) 107-117. 


M. Reig et al., “Integration of monopolar and bipolar electrodialysis for valorization of seawater reverse osmosis desalination brines: Production of strong acid and base”, Desalination 398 (2016) 87–97.

B. Chan et al., Selectrodialysis with bipolar membrane for the reclamation of concentrated brine from RO plant”, Desalination, 442 (2018), 8-15.


H. Crum et al., “The Big Book of Kombucha: Brewing, Flavoring, and Enjoying the Health Benefits of Fermented Tea”.

G.T. Benz, “Optimize Aspect Ratio in Industrial Fermenters”, CEP, April 2019, p.26. 

11, 12

Claus Process (also see below) 


Pitchai-Mydeen et al., USP 9,620,779, “Method of producing electrically conductive polymer and cellulose nanocomposites”, April 11, 2017. 


Yong Zhao, Ning Yan, Martin Feng, “Bio-based Phenol Formaldehyde (PF) Resins Derived from Beetle Infested Pine Barks - Structure and Composition”, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 1(1), 91-101, 2013.

Yong Zhao, Ning Yan, Martin Feng, “Bark Extractives-based Phenol-Formaldehyde Resins from Beetle-infested Lodgepole Pine”, Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 27(18-19), 2112-2126, 2013. 

15, 16

T. Leshuk, et al (2016), "Solar photocatalytic degradation of naphthenic acids in oil sands process-affected water", Chemosphere, 144, pp. 1854-1861.

T. Leshuk, et al (2016), "Photocatalytic degradation kinetics of naphthenic acids in oil sands process-affected water: Multifactorial determination of significant factors", Chemosphere, 165, pp. 10-17.

T. Leshuk, et al (2018), "Petroleomic analysis of the treatment of naphthenic organics in oil sands process-affected water with buoyant photocatalysts", Water Research, 141, pp. 297-306. 

Other resources for 2019 projects

The Claus Process:


  1. Jafarinejad, Shahryar. (2017). Petroleum Waste Treatment and Pollution Control - Claus Process. Elsevier. Retrieved from
  2. Speight, James G. (2014). Oil and Gas Corrosion Prevention - From Surface Facilities to Refineries - Claus Process. Elsevier. Retrieved from
  3. Fahim, Mohamed A. Alsahhaf, Taher A. Elkilani, Amal. (2010). Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining - 15.3.1 Claus Process. Elsevier. Retrieved from