Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringWestern Engineering

Publications

Selected publications (peer reviewed)

  1. Maozhan Qi, Shahzad Barghi, J. Zhu, “Particle Velocity and flux distribution in a high solids concentration turbulent fluidized bed”, Chemical Engineering Science 84 (2012) 437-448.

  2. Miao Qi, Shahzad Barghi, J. Zhu, “Modeling Biomass gasification in circulating fluidized beds’, Renewable Energy, (RENE-D-12-00346R1), Accepted, Aug. 2012.

  3. Kaliyaperumal S., Barghi S., Zhu, J., Briens L., and Rohani S., Effects of Accoustic vibration on Nano and Sub-micron Powders Fluidization, Powder Technology, 210 (2011), 143-149.

  4. Efrem Curcio, Xiaosheng, Abdul Matin Quazi, Shahzad Barghi, Trevor Macleod, Gianluca D Profio, Enrica Fontananova, Enrico Drioli, “Hybrid Nanofiltration-Membrane Crystallization system for the treatment of sulfate wastes”, Journal of Membrane Science, 360 (2010) 493-498.

  5. Razzak, S.A., J.-X. Zhu, S. Barghi, “Phase Distributions in a Gas-Liquid-Solid Circulating Fluidized Bed”, The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Volume 88, Issue 4, August Barghi, (2010), Pages: 579–585.

  6. Ahmed El Ruby Mohamed, Nualjarose Kasemphibulsuk, Sohrab Rohani and Shahzad Barghi, “Fabrication of Titania Nanotube Arrays in Viscous Electrolytes”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, (2010) Vol. 10, 1-11.

  7. S. A. Razzak, S. Barghi, J-X. Zhu, “Phase Holdup Measurement in a Gas-Liquid-Solid Circulating Fluidized Bed (GLSCFB) Riser Using Electrical Resistance Tomography and Optical Fibre Probe”, Chem. Eng. J, 2009, 147, pp 210-218.

  8. J.-X. Zhu, Razzak, S.A., S. Barghi, “Particle Shape, Density and Size Effect on Distribution of Phase Holdup in a Liquid-Solid Circulating Fluidized Bed (LSCFB) riser”, Chem. Eng. Technol., 2009, 32, pp 1-10.

  9. Razzak, S.A., S. Barghi, J.-X. Zhu,” Electrical Resistance Tomography for Flow Characterization of a Gas-liquid-solid Three-phase Circulating Fluidized Bed”, Chemical Engineering Science, Volume: 62, Issue: 24, December, 2007, 62, pp. 7253-7263.

  10. B. Luo, D. Yan, Y. Ma, S. Barghi, J.-X. Zhu, “Characteristics of Gas-Solid Mass Transfer in a Cocurrent Downflow Circulating Fluidized bed Reactor”, Chemical Engineering Journal, Volume: 132, Issue: 1-3, August 1, 2007, pp. 9-15.

Selected publications in peer reviewed conference presentations

  1. Jesse Zhu, Nathan Qi and Shahzad Barghi, Using a moment analysis method to identify the micro flow structures and regime transition in gas-solid fluidized beds, CSChE conference, Vancouver, Oct. 14-17, 2012.

  2. Maozhan Qi, Jesse Zhu* and Shahzad Barghi, Similarities and dissimilarities of circulating turbulent fluidized beds and regular turbulent fluidized beds CSChE conference, Vancouver, Oct. 14-17, 2012.

  3. S. A. Razzak, S. Barghi, J-X. Zhu, Flow Characterization in a GLSCFB Riser at Different Axial Locations, WCCE8 (GLS9), August 2009, Montreal, Canada.

  4. Miao, Q., Zhu, J., Barghi, S., Wang, C. Yin, X. L., and Wu, C.Z., “Axial and Radial Solids Holdup Modeling of Circulating Fluidized Bed Riser”, Proceeding of 20th International Conference on Fluidized bed combustion, 2009, Tsinghua Univerity Press, Xi’an, China, 335-240.

  5. S. A. Razzak, S. Barghi, J-X. Zhu, Local Holdups and Phase propagation velocityMeasurement in GLSCFB Riser using Electrical Resistance Tomography and Optical Fibre Probe, AIChE annual Meeting, November 2008, USA.

  6. S. A. Razzak, Measurement of Phase Holdup in a Gas-Liquid-Solid Circulating Fluidized Bed Riser Using Electrical Resistance Tomography and Optical Fiber Probe, 1st PTRC Symposium, July 11, 2008. London, Ontario, Canada.