Research interests

  • CFD modelling
  • Gas conversion processes
  • Process intensification
  • Process modelling and Simulation

Recent publications

  1. Bhatelia T, Li C, Sun Y, Hazewinkel P, Burke N, Sage V. Chain length dependent olefin re-adsorption model for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis over Co-Al2O3 catalyst. Fuel Processing Technology. Elsevier Science. 2014, Vol. 125.
  2. Lawen J, Yu H, Fieg G, Abdel-Wahab A, Bhatelia T. New Unstructured Mesh Water Quality Model for Cooling Water Biocide Discharges. Environmental Modeling and Assessment. Springer. 2014, Vol. 19, Issue 1.
  3. Bhatelia T, Parmar HB, Phan C, Pareek VK, TadÉ MO, Evans GM. Hydrodynamics of a rectangular liquid JET in an immiscible liquid-liquid system. Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. 2013, Vol. 91, Issue 1.
  4. Todic B, Bhatelia T, Froment GF, Ma W, Jacobs G, Davis BH, Bukur DB. Kinetic model of Fischer-Tropsch synthesis in a slurry reactor on Co-Re/Al2O3 catalyst. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. American Chemical Society. 2013, Vol. 52, Issue 2.
  5. Jacobs G, Ma W, Gao P, Todic B, Bhatelia T, Bukur DB, Davis BH. The application of synchrotron methods in characterizing iron and cobalt Fischer-Tropsch synthesis catalysts. Catalysis Today. 2013, Vol. 214.
  6. Todic BS, Bhatelia T, Ma W, Jacobs G, Davis BH, Bukur DB. Comprehensive kinetic model for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis over a re-promoted Co/Al 2O 3 catalyst. 12AIChE - 2012 AIChE Spring Meeting and 8th Global Congress on Process Safety, Conference Proceedings. 2012.
  7. Jacobs G, Ma W, Gao P, Todic B, Bhatelia T, Bukur DB, Khalid S, Davis BH. Fischer-tropsch synthesis: Differences observed in local atomic structure and selectivity with pd compared to typical promoters (Pt, Re, Ru) of Co/Al 2O 3 catalysts. Topics in Catalysis. Springer. 2012, Vol. 55, Issue 11-13.
  8. Bhatelia T, Ma W, Jacobs G, Davis BH, Bukur DB. Development of a kinetic model for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis over a Ru promoted Co/Al2O3 catalyst in a slurry reactor. 11AIChE - 2011 AIChE Spring Meeting and 7th Global Congress on Process Safety, Conference Proceedings. 2011.
  9. Bhatelia T, Ma W, Jacobs G, Davis BH, Bukur DB. Development of a kinetic model for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis over a Ru promoted Co/Al2O3 catalyst in a slurry reactor. 11th Topical Conference on Gas Utilization 2011 - Topical Conference at the 2011 AIChE Spring Meeting and 7th Global Congress on Process Safety. 2011.
  10. Ma W, Jacobs G, Ji Y, Bhatelia T, Bukur D, Khalid S, Davis BH. Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis: Influence of CO conversion on selectivities, H2/CO usage ratios, and catalyst stability for a Ru promoted Co/Al2O3 catalyst using a slurry phase reactor. 11AIChE - 2011 AIChE Spring Meeting and 7th Global Congress on Process Safety, Conference Proceedings. 2011.
  11. Ma W, Jacobs G, Ji Y, Bhatelia T, Bukur DB, Khalid S, Davis BH. Fischer-tropsch synthesis: Influence of CO conversion on selectivities, H2/CO usage ratios, and catalyst stability for a ru promoted Co/Al2O3 catalyst using a slurry phase reactor. Topics in Catalysis. Springer. 2011, Vol. 54, Issue 13-15.
  12. Ma W, Jacobs G, Ji Y, Bhatelia T, Bukur D, Khalid S, Davis BH. Fischer-tropschsynthesis: Influence of co conversion on selectivities, H 2/co usage ratios, and catalyst stability for a ru promoted Co/Al 2O 3 catalyst using a slurry phase reactor. AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. 2011.
  13. Ma W, Jacobs G, Ji Y, Bhatelia T, Bukur D, Khalid S, Davis BH. Fischer-tropschsynthesis: Influence of Co conversion on selectivities, H2/Co usage ratios, and catalyst stability for a Ru promoted Co/Al2O3 catalyst using a slurry phase reactor. 11th Topical Conference on Gas Utilization 2011 - Topical Conference at the 2011 AIChE Spring Meeting and 7th Global Congress on Process Safety. 2011.
  14. Bhatelia T, Ma W, Davis B, Jacobs G, Drabukur G. Kinetics of the fischer-tropsch reaction over a Ru-promoted Co/Al 2o3 catalyst. Chemical Engineering Transactions. 2011, Vol. 25.
  15. Wang S, Bhatelia T. Comparison of Cu removal by Australian natural zeolite and fly ash. Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis. 2007, Vol. 170, Issue B.

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