Laboratory-Chemical Engineering

Research Facility



Laboratory-Chemical Engineering
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton
Fredericton
New Brunswick (NB)

Chemical Engineering Laboratory. Several projects run simultaneously, including: formulation of polymer-surfactant systems through self-assembling, crude oil charaterization (pour point, rheology, etc.), enhanced oil recovery, adsorption of toxic components from water streams, formulation of catalysts from waste material for biodiesel production, foaming processes, rheological evaluation of any fluid system, evaluation of surfactant systems, etc.

  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Engineering - Agricultural, Forest, Environmental, Mining, Mineral
  • Engineering - Chemical, Nuclear, Other
  • Engineering - Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical
  • Environmental and Earth Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Industries
  • Clean Technology
  • Energy (Renewable and Fossil)
  • Environmental Technologies and Related Services
  • Forestry and Forest-Based Industries
  • Mining, Minerals and Metals
  • Professional and Technical Services (including Legal Services, Architecture, Engineering)

Contacts



Laura Romero-Zeron
laurarz@unb.ca
5064473356
Professor

Equipment



Large Distillation Equipment- Basic Glassware and equipment components
Glass-Col, Cole-Parmer
TM116- Digital Polystat Temperature controller

General Distillation Processes

2008

Spinning Drop Tensiometer
Grace Instruments
M6500

Evaluation of Interfacial Tensions lower than 1 dyn/cm

Evaluation of Interfacial Tensions lower than 1 dyn/cm at different temperatures

2014

Surface Tensiometer
Fisher
21

Determination of surface tension


Cloud and Pour-Point Tester for Petroleum
Koehler
K46001

Cloud and Pour-Point Tester for Petroleum

Conforms to ASTM D97, D2500 and related specifications

2008

Rheometer
Malvern
Bohlin Gemini HR Nano Rotonetic Drive 2

Rheological Evaluation of Fluids

2008

Ovens
Thermo scientific
Precision

General Experiments

2008

Spectrophotometer
Thermo Scientific
Genesys 10 S UV-Vis

General Chemical determination

Analytical Chemistry

2015

Magnetic Stirrers
Thermolyne and others
Corning PC-410 D, etc.

General applications

General applications

2008

Mass Flow Controller
Matheson
8200

General engineering appliclations

General Engineering applications


Centrifuge
Fisher Scientific
Centrific Model 228

General Engineering applications

General Engineering applications

2008

pH meter and Conductimeter
Omega
PHH- 80 BMS

General Engineering applications

General Engineering applications

2008

Microscope
Olympus
GX41

Optical Microscopy

Optical Microscopy

2008

Syringe Pumps (2)
Teledyne
Isco Pump 100DX

General Engineering applications

General Engineering applications

2008

Shaker Water Bath
Thermo Scientific
Precsion SWB15

General Engineering applications

General Engineering applications

2015

Core holders (3)
Temco, Inc.
Temco, Inc.

Enhanced Oil Recovery Processes- Evaluations

Enhanced Oil Recovery Processes- Evaluations at pressures up to 5000 psig

2008

Fluid Accumulators
Temco, Inc.
Temco Inc.

General Engineering applications

Maximum working pressure 5000 psig.

2008

Unconsolidated Porous Media Model
Made at UNB
Original-UNB

Enhanced Oil Recovery Evaluations

Model works with horizontal wells

2010

Scale
Sartorius
LA 1200s

General engineering applications

Maximum load 1200 grams

2008

Vaccum Pump
Welch
2522B-01

General Engineering Applications

General Engineering Applications

2008

Temperature Controler
Cole-Parmer
R/S Digi-Sense

General Engineering Applications

General Engineering Applications

2008

Shakers (2)
IKA
KS 130 Basic

General Engineering Applications

General Engineering Applications

2008

Pump (2)
Eldex
PN 1003 A-30-S

General Engineering Applications

General Engineering Applications

2008

Shakers (2)
Burrel
Wrist motion

General Engineering Applications

General Engineering Applications

Date submitted: Thu, Aug 23, 2018 11:38 AM
Date updated: Thu, Aug 23, 2018 2:09 PM

2018-08-23T14:09:27+00:00