SCHEDULE

To allow flexibility for our members around the world, we are offering the same two-day program in three different time zones (one a week, for three weeks).

Once the conference begins, you may attend any session during any track.

Just as we have done for previous Global Conferences, all materials will be available in advance for attendees to download from our website.

We will also release early access to several bonus technical presentations! These will be available to view on-demand and are not included in the scheduled presentations. Registered guests will be notified when these presentations are available for viewing.

September 20 – 21, 2021

Day One: Monday, September 20

Time (UTC-5)TopicPresenter(s)
10:00-11:00Research accomplishments: FY 2021Salem Bouhairie, Aaron Smith
11:00-12:00Software development accomplishmentsDavid Gibbons
13:00-13:30Challenges in improving kettle circulation modelLiDong Huang
13:30-14:00Digital transformation using HTRI SmartPMTM: Case studies at ENEOS Group refineriesEdward Ishiyama
14:00-14:45Lessons learned: Acoustic vibration screening: Beyond Xist®Kevin Farrell
15:30-16:15Poster & Demo Session 1
Posters
– Research update: Phase-change material (PCM)Abigail Meza
– Challenges in improving kettle circulation modelLiDong Huang
– Observations of high-effectiveness heat exchangersKevin Farrell
– Mobile test unit for tubeside cooling water foulingMatthew Berger
Demos
– Xchanger Suite® 9.0Joe Holmes, David Hart
– SmartPM 5.0.1Simon Pugh, Edward Ishiyama
16:15-17:00Poster & Demo Session 2
Posters
– Research update: Impact of precursor depletion on crude oil foulingAaron Smith
– Lessons learned: Acoustic vibration screening: Beyond Xist®Kevin Farrell
– Vacuum shellside condensation with low-finned tubesMohammad Hawila
– Batch reactor system: Case study with external heat exchangerLauren Moran
Demos
– XSimOp 2.2 for UniSim DesignShawna Schneider
Xfh® Ultra 3.0Tali Lewis
Day Two: Tuesday, September 21

Time (UTC-5)TopicPresenter(s)
10:00-10:30New features in Xchanger Suite® 9.0Fred Hendrix
10:30-11:15Practical fluid modeling in Xchanger Suite®: Theory, recommendations, and practical examplesPatrick Redmill
11:15-12:00Lessons learned: Beware of TEMA clearances for small high-effectiveness heat exchangersAndy Mountford
13:00-13:30Progress toward development of fouling simulationAbigail Meza
13:30-14:00Quantifying two-phase maldistribution in front header of full-scale air-cooled heat exchangerBrandon White
14:00-14:30Fan blockage effects on performance of forced-draft API air coolersSyed Haq
14:30-15:00Modeling A-frame condensers in Xace®: Workarounds and future plansSalem Bouhairie
15:30-16:15Poster & Demo Session 3
Posters
– Progress toward development of fouling simulationAbigail Meza
– Quantifying two-phase maldistribution in front header of full-scale air-cooled heat exchangerBrandon White
– Lessons learned: Beware of TEMA clearances for small high-effectiveness heat exchangersAndy Mountford
– Multicomponent condensation: Modeling challenges in commercial softwareMohammad Hawila
Demos
– Exchanger OptimizerFrank Ashley
– Edgeview 1.0Matthew Berger
16:15-17:00Poster & Demo Session 4
Posters
– Modeling A-frame condensers in Xace®: Workarounds and future plansSalem Bouhairie
– Robert evaporators: Introduction and modeling approachPeter Joosten
– Fan blockage effects on performance of forced-draft API air coolersSyed Haq
– Impact of particle size and concentration distribution on fouling and review of characterization techniquesEmmanuel Hitimana
Demos
– XSimOp for PetroSimNathan Kidd
September 27 – 28, 2021

Day One: Monday, September 27

Time (UTC+1)TopicPresenter(s)
10:00-11:00Research accomplishments: FY 2021Salem Bouhairie, Aaron Smith
11:00-12:00Software development accomplishmentsDavid Gibbons
13:00-13:30Challenges in improving kettle circulation modelLiDong Huang
13:30-14:00Digital transformation using HTRI SmartPMTM: Case studies at ENEOS Group refineriesEdward Ishiyama
14:00-14:45Lessons learned: Acoustic vibration screening: Beyond Xist®Kevin Farrell
15:30-16:15Poster & Demo Session 1
Posters
– Research update: Phase-change material (PCM)Abigail Meza
– Challenges in improving kettle circulation modelLiDong Huang
– Observations of high-effectiveness heat exchangersKevin Farrell
– Mobile test unit for tubeside cooling water foulingMatthew Berger
Demos
– Xchanger Suite® 9.0Andy Mountford
– SmartPM 5.0.1Simon Pugh, Edward Ishiyama
16:15-17:00Poster & Demo Session 2
Posters
– Research update: Impact of precursor depletion on crude oil foulingAaron Smith
– Lessons learned: Acoustic vibration screening: Beyond Xist®Kevin Farrell
– Vacuum shellside condensation with low-finned tubesMohammad Hawila
– Batch reactor system: Case study with external heat exchangerLauren Moran
Demos
– XSimOp 2.2 for UniSim DesignShawna Schneider
Xfh® Ultra 3.0David Oakley
Day Two: Tuesday, September 28

Time (UTC+1)TopicPresenter(s)
10:00-10:30New features in Xchanger Suite® 9.0Fred Hendrix
10:30-11:15Practical fluid modeling in Xchanger Suite®: Theory, recommendations, and practical examplesPatrick Redmill
11:15-12:00Lessons learned: Beware of TEMA clearances for small high-effectiveness heat exchangersAndy Mountford
13:00-13:30Progress toward development of fouling simulationAbigail Meza
13:30-14:00Quantifying two-phase maldistribution in front header of full-scale air-cooled heat exchangerBrandon White
14:00-14:30Fan blockage effects on performance of forced-draft API air coolersSyed Haq
14:30-15:00Modeling A-frame condensers in Xace®: Workarounds and future plansSalem Bouhairie
15:30-16:15Poster & Demo Session 3
Posters
– Progress toward development of fouling simulationAbigail Meza
– Quantifying two-phase maldistribution in front header of full-scale air-cooled heat exchangerBrandon White
– Lessons learned: Beware of TEMA clearances for small high-effectiveness heat exchangersAndy Mountford
– Multicomponent condensation: Modeling challenges in commercial softwareMohammad Hawila
Demos
– Exchanger OptimizerFrank Ashley
– Edgeview 1.0Matthew Berger
16:15-17:00Poster & Demo Session 4
Posters
– Modeling A-frame condensers in Xace®: Workarounds and future plansSalem Bouhairie
– Robert evaporators: Introduction and modeling approachPeter Joosten
– Fan blockage effects on performance of forced-draft API air coolersSyed Haq
– Impact of particle size and concentration distribution on fouling and review of characterization techniquesEmmanuel Hitimana
Demos
– XSimOp for PetroSimFred Hendrix
October 11 – 12, 2021

Day One: Monday, October 11

Time (UTC+8)TopicPresenter(s)
10:00-11:00Research accomplishments: FY 2021Salem Bouhairie, Aaron Smith
11:00-12:00Software development accomplishmentsDavid Gibbons
13:00-13:30Challenges in improving kettle circulation modelLiDong Huang
13:30-14:00Digital transformation using HTRI SmartPMTM: Case studies at ENEOS Group refineriesEdward Ishiyama
14:00-14:45Lessons learned: Acoustic vibration screening: Beyond Xist®Kevin Farrell
15:30-16:15Poster & Demo Session 1
Posters
– Research update: Phase-change material (PCM)Abigail Meza
– Challenges in improving kettle circulation modelLiDong Huang
– Observations of high-effectiveness heat exchangersKevin Farrell
– Mobile test unit for tubeside cooling water foulingMatthew Berger
Demos
– Xchanger Suite® 9.0Peter Joosten
– SmartPM 5.0.1Simon Pugh, Edward Ishiyama
16:15-17:00Poster & Demo Session 2
Posters
– Research update: Impact of precursor depletion on crude oil foulingAaron Smith
– Lessons learned: Acoustic vibration screening: Beyond Xist®Kevin Farrell
– Vacuum shellside condensation with low-finned tubesMohammad Hawila
– Batch reactor system: Case study with external heat exchangerLauren Moran
Demos
– XSimOp 2.2 for UniSim DesignJorge Martinis
Xfh® Ultra 3.0TBD
Day Two: Tuesday, October 12

Time (UTC+8)TopicPresenter(s)
10:00-10:30New features in Xchanger Suite® 9.0Fred Hendrix
10:30-11:15Practical fluid modeling in Xchanger Suite®: Theory, recommendations, and practical examplesPatrick Redmill
11:15-12:00Lessons learned: Beware of TEMA clearances for small high-effectiveness heat exchangersAndy Mountford
13:00-13:30Progress toward development of fouling simulationAbigail Meza
13:30-14:00Quantifying two-phase maldistribution in front header of full-scale air-cooled heat exchangerBrandon White
14:00-14:30Fan blockage effects on performance of forced-draft API air coolersSyed Haq
14:30-15:00Modeling A-frame condensers in Xace®: Workarounds and future plansSalem Bouhairie
15:30-16:15Poster & Demo Session 3
Posters
– Progress toward development of fouling simulationAbigail Meza
– Quantifying two-phase maldistribution in front header of full-scale air-cooled heat exchangerBrandon White
– Lessons learned: Beware of TEMA clearances for small high-effectiveness heat exchangersAndy Mountford
– Multicomponent condensation: Modeling challenges in commercial softwareMohammad Hawila
Demos
– Exchanger OptimizerFrank Ashley
– Edgeview 1.0Matthew Berger
16:15-17:00Poster & Demo Session 4
Posters
– Modeling A-frame condensers in Xace®: Workarounds and future plansSalem Bouhairie
– Robert evaporators: Introduction and modeling approachPeter Joosten
– Fan blockage effects on performance of forced-draft API air coolersSyed Haq
– Impact of particle size and concentration distribution on fouling and review of characterization techniquesEmmanuel Hitimana
Demos
– XSimOp for PetroSimPatrick Redmill