Diagnostics-Oriented Modelling of Micro Gas Turbines for Fleet Monitoring and Maintenance Optimization
Processes, Volume 6, Issue 11 (November 2018)

Table of Contents

Cover Story
Diagnostics-Oriented Modelling of Micro Gas Turbines for Fleet Monitoring and Maintenance Optimization<>
Moksadur Rahman, Valentina Zaccaria, Xin Zhao and Konstantinos Kyprianidis
Processes 2018, 6(11), 216; doi:10.3390/pr6110216<>
Featured Papers
Regeneration of Sodium Hydroxide from a Biogas Upgrading Unit through the Synthesis of Precipitated Calcium Carbonate: An Experimental Influence Study of Reaction Parameters<>
Francisco M. Baena-Moreno, Mónica Rodríguez-Galán, Fernando Vega, T. R. Reina, Luis F. Vilches and Benito Navarrete
Processes 2018, 6(11), 205; doi:10.3390/pr6110205<>
Eden Model Simulation of Re-Epithelialization and Angiogenesis of an Epidermal Wound<>
Ephraim Agyingi, Luke Wakabayashi, Tamas Wiandt and Sophia Maggelakis
Processes 2018, 6(11), 207; doi:10.3390/pr6110207<>
Optimal Design of a Two-Stage Membrane System for Hydrogen Separation in Refining Processes<>
Ana M. Arias, Patricia L. Mores, Nicolás J. Scenna, José A. Caballero, Sergio F. Mussati and Miguel C. Mussati
Processes 2018, 6(11), 208; doi:10.3390/pr6110208<>
Multicellular Models Bridging Intracellular Signaling and Gene Transcription to Population Dynamics<>
Mohammad Aminul Islam, Satyaki Roy, Sajal K. Das and Dipak Barua
Processes 2018, 6(11), 217; doi:10.3390/pr6110217<>
Impact of Filled Materials on the Heating Uniformity and Safety of Microwave Heating Solid Stack Materials<>
Jing Wang, Tao Hong, Tian Xie, Fan Yang, Yusong Hu and Huacheng Zhu
Processes 2018, 6(11), 220; doi:10.3390/pr6110220<>
Membrane-Based Processes: Optimization of Hydrogen Separation by Minimization of Power, Membrane Area, and Cost<>
Patricia L. Mores, Ana M. Arias, Nicolás J. Scenna, José A. Caballero, Sergio F. Mussati and Miguel C. Mussati
Processes 2018, 6(11), 221; doi:10.3390/pr6110221<>
Development of a Dynamic Model and Control System for Load-Following Studies of Supercritical Pulverized Coal Power Plants<>
Parikshit Sarda, Elijah Hedrick, Katherine Reynolds, Debangsu Bhattacharyya, Stephen E. Zitney and Benjamin Omell
Processes 2018, 6(11), 226; doi:10.3390/pr6110226<>
Other Topics
Optimization of Microwave-Assisted Extraction of Essential Oil from Vietnamese Basil (Ocimum basilicum L.) Using Response Surface Methodology<>
Thien Hien Tran, Huynh Huu Hao Nguyen, Duy Chinh Nguyen, Thanh Quang Nguyen, Huynh Tan, Le Thi Hong Nhan, Dai Hai Nguyen, Lam Dai Tran, Sy Trung Do and Trinh Duy Nguyen
Processes 2018, 6(11), 206; doi:10.3390/pr6110206<>
High Mixing Efficiency by Modulating Inlet Frequency of Viscoelastic Fluid in Simplified Pore Structure<>
Meng Zhang, Yunfeng Cui, Weihua Cai, Zhengwei Wu, Yongyao Li, Fengchen Li and Wu Zhang
Processes 2018, 6(11), 210; doi:10.3390/pr6110210<>
Experimental Development Process of a New Fluid–Solid Coupling Similar-Material Based on the Orthogonal Test<>
Shiliang Liu and Weitao Liu
Processes 2018, 6(11), 211; doi:10.3390/pr6110211<>
The Impact of Oriented Perforations on Fracture Propagation and Complexity in Hydraulic Fracturing<>
Liyuan Liu, Lianchong Li, Derek Elsworth, Sheng Zhi and Yongjun Yu
Processes 2018, 6(11), 213; doi:10.3390/pr6110213<>
Experimental Study on Feasibility of Enhanced Gas Recovery through CO2 Flooding in Tight Sandstone Gas Reservoirs<>
Fengjiao Wang, Yikun Liu, Chaoyang Hu, Yongping Wang, Anqi Shen and Shuang Liang
Processes 2018, 6(11), 214; doi:10.3390/pr6110214<>
The Effect of Collision Angle on the Collision and Adhesion Behavior of Coal Particles and Bubbles<>
Qiming Zhuo, Wenli Liu, Hongxiang Xu, Xiaopeng Sun, He Zhang and Wei Liu
Processes 2018, 6(11), 218; doi:10.3390/pr6110218<>
Modeling the Circular Economy Processes at the EU Level Using an Evaluation Algorithm Based on Shannon Entropy<>
Cristian Busu and Mihail Busu
Processes 2018, 6(11), 225; doi:10.3390/pr6110225<>
Materials Processes
Local Fixed Pivot Quadrature Method of Moments for Solution of Population Balance Equation<>
Junwei Su, Wang Le, Zhaolin Gu and Chungang Chen
Processes 2018, 6(11), 209; doi:10.3390/pr6110209<>
Chemical Systems
Enantioselective Extraction of Phenylalanine Enantiomers Using Environmentally Friendly Aqueous Two-Phase Systems<>
Danyu Sun, Runping Wang, Fenfang Li, Lianglei Liu and Zhijian Tan
Processes 2018, 6(11), 212; doi:10.3390/pr6110212<>
Simulation of High Pressure Separator Used in Crude Oil Processing<>
Najah M. Al-Mhanna
Processes 2018, 6(11), 219; doi:10.3390/pr6110219<>
Calculation Model and Rapid Estimation Method for Coal Seam Gas Content<>
Fakai Wang, Xusheng Zhao, Yunpei Liang, Xuelong Li and Yulong Chen
Processes 2018, 6(11), 223; doi:10.3390/pr6110223<>
Energy Consumption and Economic Analyses of a Supercritical Water Oxidation System with Oxygen Recovery<>
Fengming Zhang, Jiulin Chen, Chuangjian Su and Chunyuan Ma
Processes 2018, 6(11), 224; doi:10.3390/pr6110224<>
Computational Methods
Second-Order Symmetric Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Method for Transient Heat Conduction Problems with Initial Discontinuity<>
Zhanjie Song, Yaxuan Xing, Qingzhi Hou and Wenhuan Lu
Processes 2018, 6(11), 215; doi:10.3390/pr6110215<>
Waste Fuel Combustion: Dynamic Modeling and Control<>
Nathan Zimmerman, Konstantinos Kyprianidis and Carl-Fredrik Lindberg
Processes 2018, 6(11), 222; doi:10.3390/pr6110222<>
Production Process Optimization of Metal Mines Considering Economic Benefit and Resource Efficiency Using an NSGA-II Model<>
Xunhong Wang, Xiaowei Gu, Zaobao Liu, Qing Wang, Xiaochuan Xu and Minggui Zheng
Processes 2018, 6(11), 228; doi:10.3390/pr6110228<>
Numerical Simulation of Water Absorption and Swelling in Dehulled Barley Grains during Canned Porridge Cooking<>
Lei Wang, Mengting Wang, Mingming Guo, Xingqian Ye, Tian Ding and Donghong Liu
Processes 2018, 6(11), 230; doi:10.3390/pr6110230<>
Biological Systems
Alternative Approach to Current EU BAT Recommendation for Coal-Fired Power Plant Flue Gas Desulfurization Wastewater Treatment<>
Jan Bogacki, Piotr Marcinowski, Maciej Majewski, Jarosław Zawadzki and Sridhar Sivakumar
Processes 2018, 6(11), 229; doi:10.3390/pr6110229<>
Fault Detection in Wastewater Treatment Systems Using Multiparametric Programming<>
Ernie Che Mid and Vivek Dua
Processes 2018, 6(11), 231; doi:10.3390/pr6110231<>
Application of Laser-Induced Fluorescence in Functional Studies of Photosynthetic Biofilms<>
Jorge Marques da Silva and Andrei Borissovitch Utkin
Processes 2018, 6(11), 227; doi:10.3390/pr6110227<>

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