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Expert in Molecular Sieve Systems, Activated Carbon Systems, and Cryogenic High Purity Adsorption

Expert ID: 107582 New York, USA

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ACTIVATED CARBON SYSTEM. Expert has spent most of his 36 year career applying various adsorbents to separation or purification functions. He has designed and supervised the construction and startup of numerous activated carbon adsorption systems for use in hydrogen purification and recovery. He is also experienced in CCl4 removal and recovery, using a hot dry recycle gas for reactivation.

ADSORPTION APPLICATION; UNIT OPERATION ADSORPTION. Expert's entire 36 years of experience has involved the application of adsorption unit operation to various separation, recovery, and purification processes. He holds a patent, assigned to UCC, on the separation of hydrogen from nitrogen using "pressure swing." He worked for, and eventually became co-owner of, Chemical Design, Inc. At Chemical Design, his duties included selling, designing, building, and starting up dozens of adsorption systems. He is also well-versed in regeneration techniques, including indirect heat, closed cycle heat, and pressure swing.

MOLECULAR SIEVE. Most of Expert's career has been spent in applying the use of molecular sieves and other adsorbents to various purification and separation problems. He has designed, built, and started up scores of commercial adsorption systems. Expert's early career was spent in the research and development of molecular sieves for UCC, and later became involved in using molecular sieves for various adsorption systems that he designed and built. His applications included drying, purifying, hydrogen recovery, and air separation. He is also familiar with most adsorption-grade molecular sieves, including both the common and uncommon regeneration techniques.

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Buffalo, New York - Rochester, New York - Niagara Falls, New York - Erie, Pennsylvania

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Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1964 Degree: Subject: Graduate Study Institution: NY University Graduate School of Business
Year: 1957 Degree: BS Subject: Chemical Engineeer Institution: Syracuse University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 1989 to 1999 Employer: PT Lab Title: Co-Owner, PT Lab President Department: Undisclosed Responsibilities:
Years: 1987 to 2006 Employer: Consultant Title: President Department: Self Employed Responsibilities:
Years: 1964 to 1987 Employer: Chemical Design Inc. Title: Executive Vice President, Co-Owner, Vice President of Marketing, Sales Manager Department: Sales Responsibilities:
Years: 1957 to 1964 Employer: Union Carbide Title: Sales Engineer, Process Design Engineer, Field Service, Development Engineee Department: Field Service Engineer Responsibilities:

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
He is a member of Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honor Society).

Publications and Patents Summary
Expert co-holds a patent for hydrogen-nitrogen separation process using molecular sieves.

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