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Process Intensification Technology

Description:

Innovative process equipment and technology across all chemical/metallurgical engineering operations that lead to significant process simplification, enhanced energy efficiency, waste minimization or waste elimination, and lower carbon footprint and/or provide greener, more sustainable processes; systems that lead to substantially improved energy efficiency and transport characteristics in challenging heat transfer, mass transfer, and reaction applications; novel unit operations and process design innovations in the production of (but not limited to) commercial chemicals , metals, materials , food, pharmaceutical commodities and finished products; novel micro reactors; process miniaturization, lab on a chip approaches; process automation systems that facilitate the safe conduct of complex and hazardous chemistry through novel system designs that include (but are not limited to) process simplification, capital efficiency, and retrofittability, leading to greener and more sustainable process technology in new and existing manufacturing/production facilities.

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