Thermophysical Properties Group Alumni

Thermophysical Properties Group Alumni

Postdoctoral Researchers

Dates

Postdoctoral Researchers

Project Title

2014-15

Dr Inês Pereira da Graça

Phase Behaviour of Hydrocarbon Fluids in Mesoporous Media

2014-15

Dr Shane Cadogan

Vapour-Liquid Equilibria of Aqueous Nitric Acid Systems

2013-15

Dr Saif Al Ghafri

Phase behaviour of Mixtures of CO2 and Hydrocarbons

2012-15

Dr Jiafei Zhang

Thermophysical properties of aqueous amine solutions for CO2 capture

2010-13

Dr Shuxin Hou

Phase Behaviour of CO2 Mixtures with Brines and Hydrocarbons

2010-12

Dr David Vega-Maza

Solubility of CO2 in Brines; Phase Behaviour of Mixtures of CO2 With Light Gases

2009-11

Dr Catinca Secuianu

Diffusion Coefficients of CO2 in Brines at Reservoir Conditions

2007-08

Dr Matthias Kwaterski

Thermodynamic Aspects of CO2 Capture from Oxy-Fuel Power Cycles

2006-08

Dr Gianluca Memoli

Single- and Multi-Bubble Acoustically-Driven Cavitation

2005-05

Dr Simona Lago

Density Measurements of Steam and Moist Compressed Air

2004-05

Dr Nishani Kandaiah

Thermophysical Properties of Diesel Fuels

2003-05

Dr Vania De Stefani

Thermodynamic Properties of Compressed Moist Air

1996-99

Dr Abdel Fenghour

Phase Behaviour of Reservoir Fluids

1994-96

Dr Margarida Costa Gomes

Measurements of the Speed of Sound in Gas Mixtures

1994-96

Prof Agilio Pádua

Applications of Integral Equations

1993-94

Dr Laurence Cusco

Identification of Low-Sound Speed Liquids

PhD Candidates

Dates

PhD Candidates

Thesis Title

2011-15

Cheng Peng (PhD 2015)

pH and Chemical Reactivity of Brine-CO2 Mixtures

2011-15

Shane Cadogan (PhD 2015)

Transport Properties and Processes Involving Supercritical CO2

2010-13

Xuesong Li (PhD 2013)

Interfacial Tension of Mixtures of Reservoir Fluids with CO2

2009-14

Chi-Wei Lin (PhD 2014)

Thermophysical Properties of New Fluorocarbon Fluids

2009-13

Mark McBride-Wright (PhD 2013)

Transport Properties of Reservoirs Fluids in Carbonate Formations

2009-13

Saif Al Ghafri (PhD 2013)

Phase Behaviour of Reservoirs Fluids in Carbonate Formations

2009-12

Danlu Tong (PhD 2012)

Vapour-Liquid Equilibria Measurement and Modelling of CO2-H2O-amine Systems

2007-11

Esther Forte (PhD, 2011)

Phase Behaviour of Mixtures of CO2 and Oilfield Fluids

2007-11

Faheem Ijaz (PhD, 2011)

Measurement and Prediction of the Viscosity of Hydrocarbon Mixtures and Crude Oils

2006-10

Fausto Ciotta (PhD, 2010)

Viscosity of Asymmetric Liquid Mixtures Under Extreme Conditions

2005-09

G Chiara Corrao (PhD, 2009)

Thermophysical-Property Sensors for Oilfield Applications

2005-09

David Vega-Maza (PhD, 2009, University of Valladolid)

Thermodynamic characterization of new generation liquid fuels

2003-07

Fotos Peleties (PhD, 2007)

Advanced Fluid-Property Sensors for Oilfield Applications

2000-04

Derek Caudwell (PhD, 2004)

Viscosity of Dense Fluid Mixtures

1999-03

Florence Len (PhD, 2003)

Viscosity of Mixtures Containing Super-Critical Fluids

1998-02

Victoria Garcia Sakai (PhD, 2002)

Equations of State for Polymer-Solvent Systems

1997-03

Stuart J Ball (PhD, 2003)

Thermodynamic Properties of Compressed Liquids

1995-99

Jorge F Estela Uribe (PhD, 1999)

Equation of State for Natural Gas Systems

1993-98

Peter H Stanley

Thermophysical Properties of Alternative Refrigerants

1993-97

Kenneth Monago, (PhD, 1997)

Thermodynamic Properties of Fluids by Integral-Equation Methods

1992-96

Andreas F Estrada Alexanders, (PhD, 1996)

Thermodynamic Properties of Gases from Measurements of the Speed of Sound

1991-95

Hathaichanok Duriyabunleng (PhD 1995)

Design of a Sonochemical Reactor

1990-93

Maria Zarari (PhD, 1993)

 

Intermolecular Forces from the Speed of Sound

MSc Candidates

Dates

MSc Candidates

Dissertation Title

2014-15

Clemens Patzsche (MSc 2015)

Thermophysical Properties of Amine Solvents for CO2 Capture

2014-15

Rami Bamagain (MSc 2015)

Study of Phase Behaviour of (Carbon Dioxide + Methyl Propionate)

2014-15

Rong Yin (MSc 2015)

Electrical Conductivity of Reservoir Brines for Application in Carbon Storage

2013-14

Nicholas El Habr (MSc 2014)

Thermophysical Properties of Amine Solvents for CO2 Capture

2013-14

Omid Sekanderzada (MSc 2014)

Electrical Conductivity of Reservoir Brines for Application in Carbon Storage

2012-13

Manuela Nania (MSc 2013)

Study on the density of carbon dioxide-water and carbon dioxide-brine mixtures

2011-12

Akpan Iniobong Bassey (MSc 2012)

Acoustic sensor for pipeline gas properties

2011-12

Hak Nam Lui (MSc 2012)

Experimental Measurements of Vapour-Liquid-Liquid Equilibrium

2010-11

Syed Abdi (MSc 2011)

Acoustic sensor for pipeline gas properties

2010-11

Wei Zhang  (MSc 2011)

Determination of CO2 solubility in brines under geological storage conditions

2009-10

Minyu Zeng (MSc 2010)

Acoustic Sensor for Pipeline Gas Density Determination

2009-10

Renyao Dong (MSc 2010)

Physical Properties of Liquid Fuels Under Conditions of Extreme Pressure

2008-09

Tzu-Hung Huang (MSc 2009)

Acoustic Sensor for Pipeline Gas Properties

2008-09

Romain Vignais (MSc 2009)

Physical Properties of Liquid Fuels Under Conditions of Extreme Pressure

2007-08

Siddharth K. Sankar (MSc 2008)

Measurement and prediction of the Viscosity of Heavy Crude Oils

2007-08

Ugwunna Nnamdi (MSc 2008)

Physical Properties of Liquid Fuels

2006-07

Matthieu Smietana (MSc 2007)

Influence of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide on the Viscosity of Hydrocarbon Mixtures

2005-06

Mangala Lintini (MSc 2006)

Thermodynamic Properties of Diesel Fuels at High Pressures

2005-06

Njikeme Ejikeme (MSc 2006)

Phase Behaviour of Aqueous Two-Phase Systems

2005-06

Chun Ho Cheung (MSc 2006)

Viscosity of Diesel Fuels at High Pressures

2003-04

Piyavudh Vonglertvidhya (MSc, 2004)

Novel Optical Flow Cell for Measurement of Fluid Phase Behaviour

2002-03

Mohammad S. Islam (MSc, 2003)

Novel Optical Flow Cell for Measurement of Fluid Phase Behaviour

1999-2000

Richard Madubunyi (MSc, 2000)

Density of Natural-Gas Systems

1998-99

Ashok Barua (MSc, 1999)

Phase Behaviour of Water-Oil-Surfactant Systems

1998-99

Nacera Talhaoui (MSc, 1999)

Thermodynamic Properties of Gas Mixtures

1996-97

Stuart J. Ball (MSc, 1996)

The Speed of Sound in Liquids

1993-94

Hakeem Tinubu (MSc, 1995)

Thermodynamic properties of alternative refrigerants

1990 -91

Shahab Mufti (MSc, 1991)

Sonoluminescence Spectroscopy

1989 -90

Jason R. Chen (MSc, 1990)

Acoustic Cavitation in Alkanes

Visiting Researchers

Dates

Visiting Researchers

Project Title

2016-16

Mr Ian Emerson

Measurement of the Viscosity of Hexadecane at High Temperatures

2015-15

Mr Rodrigo Susial

Development and Application of a Dual-Capillary Viscometer

2014-15

Dr Zhaohui Liu

Development and Application of a Dual-Capillary Viscometer

2013-13

Professor Eric May

Saturated Phase Densities of (CO2 + Water)

2012-12

Mr José J. Rodriguez-Henríquez

Experimental and Modeling Study of the Phase Behavior of (Methane + CO2 + Water) Mixtures

2011-11

Dr Henry Mensah-Brown

Measurement of Viscosity at High Pressures

2011-11

Dr Prashant Reddy

Speed of Sound in Fluorinated Liquids at High Pressures

2009-10

Mr Merten Morales

Investigation of Aqueous Two-Phase Systems for Bioseparations

2003-03

Dr Cristina Alonso Tristan

Measurement of the Speed of Sound in Steam

1998-99

Ms Annaig Jacquemard

Design of a Vibrating-Wire Viscometer

 

Mr Alan Louis

Heat Transfer in Microgravity

 

Dr Laura Fedele

Design of a Compact Vibrating-Wire Viscometer

1992-93

Dr Torston Lober

Measurement of the Speed of Sound in Gases at Low Temperatures