PEARL

Process Engineering
Advanced Research Lab

Scale-Up Processes, Iterative Methods for the Chemical, Mineral and Biological Industries

November 5, 2021

News, Publications

Prof. Chaouki and Prof. Sotudeh-Gharebagh gathered all the essential and critical information about scale-up processes in this book. Common scale-up methods are conventional where the blind piloting is essential. This imposes huge investment and leads to failures mostly in solid processing. However, the limitations of resources, current shortcomings, short time-to-market demand are forced companies to minimize piloting. With these situations i...

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Prof. Jamal Chaouki is the winner of the “Technological innovation” award in the OIQ’s “Plan” magazine

October 8, 2021

News

All of Prof. Chaouki's research is based on one principle: converting problems into innovations. For Prof. Chaouki, the 4th industrial revolution is not only that of Industry 4.0, but also that electrification of the industry through the production of renewable energy at a low cost. Prof. Chaouki: "With electricity, we can heat, do electrolysis; we can transform it into mechanical energy to move parts in a mechanism, ” Read the full art...

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Jamal Chaouki: “Producing hydrogen in Morocco on a large scale is absurd”

August 18, 2021

News

H24info had an interview with Prof.Chaouki about "Producing hydrogen in Morocco on a large scale". Prof. Chaouki talked about the implementation of renewable energies and the impact of hydrogen on the world economy. Read the full article from the H24info website....

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July issue of The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering as the special issue in honour of Prof. Jamal Chaouki

June 11, 2021

News, Uncategorized

Special issue in honour of Professor Jamal Chaouki It is with great pleasure to announce that the July 2021 issue of The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering is published as the #specialissue in honour of Prof. Jamal Chaouki, a renowned engineer, inspirational professor, talented scientist, great innovator, and successful entrepreneur, prepared by Prof. Rahmat Sotudeh- Gharebagh. 2021 is a special year for Jamal, who will be celebratin...

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PEARL PhD Candidate Won First Place of 3-minute Thesis (3MT) Competition in 2021

April 30, 2021

News

Ghazaleh Mirakhori, a PhD candidate from PEARL, has won the first place prize of "My Thesis in 3-minute" competition in 2021. The title of her works is “Develop a dynamic model for polystyrene pyrolysis in a microwave-assisted reactor”. Her project aims to develop a mathematical model to predict the impact of hydrodynamic behavior in polystyrene pyrolysis using a microwave-assisted reactor. Watching the presentation video...

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Electrification of materials processing via microwave irradiation: A review of mechanism and applications

April 19, 2021

News, Publications

Prof. chaouki and his group are working on microwave irradiation for more than 10 years. in this regard, they published more than 30 papers during these years. Recently, they published a review article on the title of " Electrification of materials processing via microwave irradiation: A review of mechanism and applications". Electricity is a renewable and clean source of energy. Electrification of the industrial processes provides benefits i...

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Jamal Chaouki : The Winner of SCI. Kalev Pugi Award in 2021

February 27, 2021

News

Jamal Chaouki, the head of PEARL, won the SCI. Kalev Pugi award in 2021.  The Kalev Pugi Award, inaugurated in 2002, is made to an individual or team for R&D projects performed during the past 10-15 years, which had a significant beneficial impact on the sponsoring company or on society. He is a full professor at Ecole Polytechnique of Montreal since 1995. Since then he has been supervising more than 50 post-doc fellowships, more than...

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ACS Spring 2021

September 20, 2017

External Events, News

ACS Spring 2021 conference is going to be held virtually this year with theme of “Macromolecular Chemistry: The Second Century”. More than 200 presentation, posters, and several workshops will be presented during conference. In line with the conference theme, the organizers have arranged a series of workshops, and industry tours to raise the awareness of the opportunities available to the chemical engineers of tomorrow. Members of Pearl, will...

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