THERMODYNAMIC MODELLING OF CHEMICAL PROCESSES
ANALYSIS OF TRANSPORT PHENOMENA
DYNAMIC SIMULATION OF CHEMICAL PROCESSES
OPTIMIZATION OF CHEMICAL PROCESSES
SAFETY, HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT
CHEMICAL PRODUCT ENGINEERING
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT: 4. Formulation of active compounds in liquid phase: emulsions, nano-suspensions, micelles and liposomes. 5. Formulation of active compounds in solid phase I. Micro / nanoparticles. Methods “Top-down”: milling and ultra-homogenization. Business methods. Methods “Bottom-up”: crystallization / precipitation. 6. Formulation of active compounds in solid phase II. Encapsulation of active compounds. Encapsulation materials. Encapsulation techniques. Coacervation. Spray drying. Nano-encapsulation techniques. 7. New technologies applied to the formulation of active compounds. Supercritical fluids as solvents and cosolvents. Supercritical fluids as anti-solvents.
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT: 8. Development of a system based on a natural extract for use as a functional food, cosmetic, pharmaceutical and / or plant protection product. 9. Experimental development of a product. Emulsion formulation. Evaporation of organic solvent, and spray drying. 10. Marketing of products. The Market. The sellers. Buyers. Product marketing proposal designed. 11. Opportunities in product innovation.
REACTION PROCESS ENGINEERING
MASS TRANSFER PROCESS DESIGN
CHEMICAL PROCESS ANALYSIS WITH SIMULATORS
Basic modeling; Modeling tools; Reporting. DYNAMIC SIMULATION WITH HYSYS: Moving from steady state to dynamics; Controllers; Event Scheduler, start-up and shut-down.
SUSTAINABILITY AND EXCELLENCE