Past and Current Researchers at KTL




Page Contents:
Current Researchers
Howat's Previous Students
Swift's Students
Kurata's Students

Current Researchers
Researcher Area of Work Email Resume/CV
Elim Myers Doctoral Student in Process Design Reliability

Website

elimm@ku.edu Resume
Murali Satuluri Doctoral Student in Plant Performance Analysis

Website

murali@ku.edu Resume




Howat's Previous Students
Name & Work at KTL Where they are now
Bill Breckenridge

Masters work in Plant Performance Analysis

Black & Veatch Inc. Kansas City, MO
Teck Lee

Masters work in Plant Performance Analysis

Trinity Consultants,Kansas city,KS
Kenneth Brewer

Masters work in Phase Equilibria

Information not available
Brian Cathey

Undergraduate Student in Phase Equilibria

ExxonMobil
Wendy Canaday

Masters Student in Phase Equilibria

Astaris, Lawrence, KS
Lai Wah Cheng

Masters Student in Phase Equilibria

JM Hyde Consulting, Inc
Doug Cicerone

Masters work in Plant Performance Analysis

Information not available
Josh Clausen

Masters work in Phase Equilibria

Black & Veatch Inc. Kansas City, MO
Delome Godsey

Masters work in Process Design Reliability

Texaco, Houston, TX
Roger Hartwick

Masters work in Phase Equilibria

C.W. Nofsinger Inc. Kansas City, MO
Pat Hinkle

Masters work in Plant Performance Analysis

Exxon Mobil, VA
Julie Howat

Doctoral work in Phase Equilibria

Consultant & Instructor at KU
David Kuo

Masters work in Plant Performance Analysis

Information not available
Dana Laird

Masters work in Phase Equilibria

Kosh, Minneapolis, MN
Micheal Moore

Undergraduate research work in Plant Performance Analysis

Medical School, KU
Tom Moss

Undergraduate research work in Process design optimization

Information not available
Karen Ross

Undergraduate research work in Plant Performance Analysis

Burns and McDonnell Kansas City
Moi Huah Liew

Masters Student in Phase Equilibria

MEMC Southwest, Inc., Sherman, TX
Rich MacDonald

Doctoral work in Process Design Reliability

Black & Veatch, Inc., Kansas City, MO
Vasudevan Muthukrishnan

Masters Student in Plant Performance Analysis

EECS Graduate School, University of Kansas
Sivakumar Natarajan 

Masters work in Phase Equilibria

AT&T, New Jersey
Sam Pratt

Graduate Student in Plant Performance Analysis

Intel Corp. Rio Rancho, NM
Scott Renze

Undergraduate Student in Plant Performance Analysis

Burns and McDonnell Kansas City, MO
Lucas Sander

Masters work in Phase Equilibria

Exxon Mobil, VA
Harish Shinde

Masters Student in Plant Performance Analysis

Trinity Consultants, St. Louis, MO
Sriram Srinivasan

Masters Student in Phase Equilibria

Intel Corp. Phoenix, AZ
Sam Sul

Masters work in Bicycle Adhesive Performance

C.W. Nofsinger Inc. Kansas City, MO
David Tarverdi

Masters work in Fluidized Bed Drying

Fluor Corporation, TX
Lei Wu

Masters Student in Phase Equilibria

Information not available
June Zhuang

Undergraduate Student Building Fluidized Bed Reactor

Colgate Palmolive, Kansas City, MO




Swift Era
Researcher Title of Thesis or Dissertation Year Advisor Degree
Thomas M Anderson The Installation and Operation of A Computer Based Data Acquisition System to Obtain Transient Pressure and Flowrate Data from A Physical Model Gas Reservoir With the Producing Well Centered in a Fully Penetrating Vertical Fracture 1987 Swift PhD
Edward C. Daub Prediction of Carbon Dioxide-Stock Tank OIl Minimum Miscibility Pressureds with the Soave-Redlich-Kwong Equation of State and a Characterization of the Oil 1985 Swift Masters
Chukwuma Onwuchekwa An Evaluation of the Truncated Version of the Mathias-Copeman Modification of the Peng-Robinson Equation of state as a Predictor of Vapor Liquid Equilibrium of Co2 Hydrocarbon Systems 1985 Swift Masters
Hardan C. Cramer G. Bubble Point Pressure Data of the CO2-n-Butane-n-Decane, CO2-n-Butane-n-ButyCyclohexane and CO2-n-Butane-n-Butylbenzene Systems at 160 F and 1400 psia 1983 Swift Masters
Knutur G. Hauksson Developement of a Computational Algorithm for Vapor-Liquid-Liquid Multicomponent Equilibrium Calculations 1983 Swift Masters
John E Oakes Development of A Computational Algorithm for the Thermal Rating of Heat Exchangers 1983 Swift Masters
Fernando E. Fleitas D. Application of the Starling Modificxation of BWR Equation of State to the Design of Plants for Liquefacation of Natural Gas by: 1. Conventional Technology 2. Liquid/Liquid Extration with Methanol 1980 Swift Masters
Ming Chao Kuo Process Design Variables Study of Extractive Distillation Area For the Extractive Distillation Plant Using an Aqueous Acetonitrile Solvent ot Produce 1,3 Butadiene From A Steam-Cracked C4 Fraction 1980 Swift Masters
Ramachandran N.Murthy A Laboratory Scale Pilot Plant Investigation of A Process Using Calcium Chloride to Break the Isopropanol-Water Azeotrope 1979 Swift Masters
Benjamin A. Bamigbade The Prediction of Dead Volume, Permeability and Skin Factor from Drawdown and Buildup Analysis for Radial Gas Resevoirs 1978 Swift Masters
J. Raul Acosta G. Densities and Viscosities in the Binary Systems of Ethane, Propane, and N-Butane 1975 Swift PhD
Sohail Latif A Study on the Effect of Liquid To Solid Ratio and of Silicone Antifoam on Porosity and Permeability of Small Latex Concrete Cores. Application of the Study in the preparation of a Large Core and an Investigation of its Porosity Permeability Homogeneity 1975 Swift PhD
Orlando R Rivas Seperation of 1,3Butadiene from n-Butane and 1-Butane by Superfractionation and Extractive Distillation 1975 Swift Masters
Raul A. Taborga Tejada Isothermal Vapor-Liquid Phase Equilibrium Data for the System 1-Butene/Acetonitrile at 100 F, 120 F,140 F, and 160 F 1975 Swift Masters
Keith W. Hovis Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium of the System: n-Pentane, 2-Methyl-1,3-Butadiene 1974 Swift Masters
Nieh Ko-Haw Further Study of Multistage Multicomponent Distillation Calculation by Using the Ishii and Otto Algorithm 1973 Swift Masters
Dale R. Laurance Phase Equilibria and PVT Behavior in the System: n-Butane, Butene-1, Butadiene-1,3 1973 Swift PhD
Danny K Stephenson Application of the Hooke and Jeeves Optimization Technique to Find the constants for a Mathematical Model which Describes the Linear Flow of Gas Through Cylindrical Cores of Low Permeability 1973 Swift Masters
Richard D Andrews Viscositieds and Densities of Ethanol-Water and 1-Propanal-Water Sytems at Low Temperatures 1972 Kurata/Swift Masters
Victor Manual Hernadez Infante An Experimentally Tested Optimized Approach to the Determination of Gas Reservoir Parameters 1972 Swift PhD
D R Lawrence Vapor Pressure of Propane-Propene System 1971 Swift Masters
John F. Evers Design and Operation of a Laboratory Model to Study Unsteady-State Radial Gas Flow in Porous Media 1970 Swift PhD
David B. Manley Relative Volatility of the Propane-Propene System 1970 Swift PhD
Frank J. Eichstadt The Degradation of Drag Reducing Additives in Turbulent Pipe Flow 1969 Swift PhD
James D Walker Dense Fluid Viscosity and a Correlation Based on the Square-Well Potential Function for Ethane and Three Mixtures of Methane and Ethane 1969 Swift PhD
Gyan Shanker Vapor Liquid Equilibrium of the Binary System: 2-Methyl-1-3-Butadiene and 2-Methyl-1-Butene at Temperatures of 100 F, 110 F, 120 F 1979 Swift Masters
Edward T. S. Huang Viscosities and Densities of Methane, Propane and their Mixtures at Low Temperatures and High Pressures 1966 Kurata/Swift PhD
Frank J Eichstadt 1. A Theoritical Development for the Flow of Bingham and Power Law Fluids in a Variable Density Falling Cylinder Viscometer. 2. The Design and Operatoin of a Variable Density Falling Cylinder Viscometer in a Non-Newtonian Fluid 1966 Swift Masters
Prem C. Gupta A Study of the P-V_T Behavior of Mixtures of Methane with Different Types of HEavy Hydrocarbons with the Composition of the Heavy Fraction as a Controlled Variable 1965 Swift Masters
Donald P Sobocinski Phase Behavior of the Hydrogen Sulfide-Carbon Dioxide System from the Critical of Hydrogen Sulfide to the Eutectic Temperature at -140 F and of the Methane-Hydrogen Sulfide-Carbon Dioxide system between -75 F and -146 F 1963 Swift Phd
Kurata Era
Angel R. Ceballos G. Predicted Solubility of Solid Carbon Dioxide in Light Hydrocarbons at Cryogentic Temperatures using the Redilich-Kwong Equation of State 1973 Kurata Masters
J. Rafael Gutierrez J. Permeability and Separation of Gases Through Hollow Membranes 1971 Kurata Masters
Un Kyung Im Solubility of Solid Carbon Dioxide in Certain Paraffinic Hydrocarbons: Binary, Ternary and Quaternary Systems 1970 Kurata PhD
Robert Hugh Jensen Heterogeneous Phase Behavior of Solid Carbon Dioxide in Light Hydrocarbons at Cryogenic Temperatures 1969 Kurata PhD
Robert Hugh Jensen An Experimental and Theoretical Study of the Density of Liquefied Natural Gas 1967 Kurata Masters
Donald Bruce Trust The Heterogeneous Phase Behavior of the Hydrogen-Propane, Carbon Monoxide-Propane and Hydrogen-Carbon Monoxide -Propane Systems 1964 Kurata PhD
J.L.VandenBoom A Complete Digital Computer Scheme for the Representation And Prediction of Gaseous P-V-T Data and Vapor Liquid Phase Behavior of Pure Components and Mixtures 1964 Kurata PhD
Edward T. S. Huang Viscosities and Densities of Methane, Propane and their Mixtures at Low Temperatures and High Pressures 1966 Kurata/Swift PhD
Darrel L.Schindler The Heterogeneous Phase Behavior of the Helium-Propane, Nitrogen-Propane and Helium-Nitrogen-Propane systems 1966 Kurata PhD
Jerry E Sinor The Solubility, Partial Molal VOlume and Diffusivity of Helium in LIquid Methane 1965 Kurata PhD
John A. Davis Jr. An Experimental Apparatus for the Determination of Phase and Volumetric Behavior in the Region betwwen 20 K and 300 K 1963 Kurata PhD
Bert K Larkin The Vapor-Liquid-Solid Phase Equilibrium and Pressure-Volume-Temperature Behavior of a Mixture of Methane and Hydrogen Sulfide 1963 Kurata Masters
Newell C. Rodewald The Heterogeneous Phase Behavior of the Helium-Nitrogen System 1963 Kurata PhD
Tong-Sheng Huang Saturated and Subcooled Liquid Densities of Light Paraffin Hydrocarbons and their Mixtures 1963 Kurata Masters
David L. Coupe A Computer Program for the Prediction of Phase Behavior 1962 Kurata Masters
Jerome Brewer Phase Equilibria of the Propane-Hydrogen-Sulfide System from the Cricondonthrm to the Solid-Liquid-Vapor Focus 1959 Kurata PhD
Un Kyung Im The Mechanism of Differential Drying of Shelled Corn 1959 Kurata Masters
George W Swift Liquid Viscosities above the Normal Boiling Point for Methane, Ethane, Propane, and N-Butane 1959 Kurata PhD
Arthur L. Johnstone A Study of Torque, Friction, and Pressure During the Extrusion of Polystyrene througgh a Cylindrical Die 1958 Kurata Masters
Joseph A. Christy The Determination of the Liquid Phase Viscosity of Propane from -185 C to 90 C 1957 Kurata Masters
Walter C Lapple Generalized Mechanics of Fluid Flow Through Particulate Materials 1957 Kurata Masters
George Swift Apparatus and Method for Measuring Liquid Viscosities of Normally gaseous compounds 1957 Kurata Masters
Leonard A. Beck Solubility, Density, and Freezing Point Data for Solutions of Methane in n-Hexane 1956 Kurata Masters
Albert A. Heckes Measurement of Viscosity of Volatile Hydrocarbons at Low Temperature and High Pressure 1956 Kurata Masters
James P Kohn The Heterogeneous Phase and Volumetric Behavior of the Methan-Hydrogen Sulfide System 1956 Kurata PhD
Lane W. Harold The Determination of Frictional and Pressure Forces in an Extruder Die by the Use of Strain Gauges 1955 Kurata Masters
Richard E Stillman Effect of Pressure and Other Variables on the Formation of N-Pentane Through N-Decane Urea Adducts 1955 Kurata Masters
Alvin L. Benham Kinetics of the Catalyzed and Uncatalyzed Liqid Phase Hydration of Propylene Oxide 1953 Kurata Masters
Andre F. Bertuzzi Equilibrium Vaporization Ratios and Phasee Behavior for Light Hydrocarbon Systems Containing Nitrogen at Low Temperatures 1952 Kurata Masters
Philip C. Davis The Phase and Volumetric Behavior of Natural Gases at Low Temperatures and High Pressures, Including the Critical States 1951 Kurata PhD
Carl E VOn Waaden An Investigation of the Distribution of Products Obtained by the Uncatalyzed Batch Hydration of Ethylene oxide 1951 Kurata Masters
Philip C. Davis An Investigation of the Distribution of Products Obtained by Batch-wise Hydrations of Ethylene Oxide 1949 Kurata Masters
Ward A. Graham Determination of the Reaction Rate Constants of Ethylene Oxide Hydration under Flow Conditions 1949 Kurata Masters
Melvin D Straube Determination of the Reaction Rate Constants for Vapor-Phase Hydration of Ethylene Oxide Under Flow Conditions 1949 Kurata Masters