Oil, Gas and Chemical Conference

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Date and Location
October 1 - 2, 2013, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Houston Marriott West Loop by The Galleria, 1750 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77027 (Add to your Calendar)
Please join us for our inaugural Oil, Gas and Chemical CFD Conference in Houston, TX. Learn more about the benefits and challenges of computational fluid dynamics in the oil, gas and chemical industries from leading experts in the field!

Just Announced: Keynote speaker Dr. Christopher Jian, Sr. R & D Manager of Fluid Mechanics & Mixing and Solids Processing Disciplines within the Engineering & Process Science Group at Core R&D in The Dow Chemical Company.

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The conference will feature sessions on topics such as:

  • Multiphase flow modeling (including particulates and slurries)
  • Free surface flows
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction(FSI)
  • Heat Transfer
  • Mixing and separation
  • Reactor engineering
  • Flow assurance
  • Marine and offshore
  • Subsea engineering
  • Process safety
  • Simulation led design
  • And More!


DAY ONE Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Time Company
9:00 AM CD-adapco / Alex Read - Welcome
9:30 AM Dow Chemical - On Pursuit of Integrated Capabilities in Chemical Engineering and Innovation
10:15 AM Break
10:30 AM Technip
10:55 AM Shell - Subsea Manifold FIV and Erosion Screening by Numerical Simulation
11:20 AM Norton Straw - CFD Simulation for Subsea and Separation
11:45 AM Eastman Chemical - Evaluation of Conveying Angle for Fibrous Solids
12:10 PM MSI Kenny - Modeling Pipeline Solid Transport and Experimental Validations
12:35 PM Lunch
1:45 PM University of Houston - FIV in Subsea Pipelines
2:10 PM CD-adapco / Using Discrete Element Method Fully Coupled to Fluid Solution for simulating Fluidized Bed and Particle Packing in Pressure Driven Channel Flows
2:35 PM PNNL - Simulation of Pore-Scale Flow and Tracer Transport in Column-scale Domains
3:00 PM ExxonMobil Development Company - Flow Assurance Challenges Requiring High Fidelity Solutions
3:25 PM Break
3:45 PM CD-adapco / FSI Training
5:30 PM Session Ends
DAY TWO Wednesday, October 2, 2013
9:00 AM CD-adapco / Dr. Ravi Aglave- Welcome
9:15 AM Red Cedar
9:45 AM UT Austin - Irrigated Flow Simulations in Structured Packing
10:10 AM Break
10:30 AM Prospect Flow Solutions - From Reservoir to Emergency Response - Applications of CFD
10:55 AM Xodus - An Overview of Integrated Problem Solving
11:20 AM Equity Engineering - Large Eddy Simulation-Based Mixing Tee Analysis and Comparison with In-Service Failure Data
11:45 AM DNV - Vortex Induced Vibration (VIV) Assessment of a Subsea Free Span Pipeline using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) as a Tool
12:10 PM CD-adapco / Modeling of Industrial Multiphase Flows with STAR-CCM+
12:50 PM Lunch
1:50 PM Porter McGuffie - A New Method for Evaluating Multiphase Flows
2:15 PM CD-adapco / Corrosion Modeling Advances in STAR-CCM+
2:40 PM CD-adapco / Examples of Turbulent Reacting Flow Simulations with Radiative Heat Transfer
3:30 PM Break
3:45 PM CD-adapco / Multiphase Training
5:30 PM Session Ends


Special Offer To Attendees Only:

If you attend this seminar, you are entitled to a 30% discount on any of our training session. Click here for our full list of classes.

We look forward to seeing you at the workshop!


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