Feb. 28th, 2019
Mohammed successfully defended his MS thesis. Congratulations, Mohammed!
Feb. 28th, 2019
Mohammed’s paper titled “Enlarging the domain of attraction of local dynamic mode decomposition with control technique: application to hydraulic fracturing” was accepted in industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.
Feb. 25th, 2019
Hyun-Kyu’s paper titled “Multiscale modeling and control of Kappa number and porosity in a batch pulp digester” was accepted in AIChE Journal.
Feb. 15th, 2019
Hyun-Kyu’s paper titled “The influence of hetero-multivalency on lectin-glycan binding” was accepted in Glycobiology.
Feb. 14th, 2019
Dongheon’s paper titled “Identification of a time-varying intracellular signaling model through data clustering and parameter selection: application to NFκB signaling pathway induced by LPS in the presence of BFA” was accepted in IET Systems Biology.
Feb. 8th, 2019
Niranjan awarded with the Qualifying Exam Excellence award given to those who demonstrated a strong grasp of chemical engineering fundamentals and excellent analytical skills. Congratulations, Niranjan!
Feb. 1st, 2019
Shuai’s paper titled “Developing quantitative structure-property relationship models to predict the upper flammability limit using machine learning” was accepted in Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.
Jan. 21st, 2019
Prashanth’s paper titled “Modeling and control of proppant distribution of multi-stage hydraulic fracturing in horizontal shale wells” was accepted in Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.
Jan. 20th, 2019
Prashanth’s paper titled “Understanding well head ignition as a blowout response” was accepted in Fuel Journal.
Nov. 14th, 2018
Prashanth has successfully defended his PhD proposal and passed his PhD preliminary exam. Congratulations, Prashanth!
Oct. 28 – Nov. 2, 2018
Abhinav, Dongheon, Prashanth, and Professor Kwon attended 2018 AIChE Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, and gave thirteen oral and poster presentations on behalf of the entire research group (Please see “Contributed Presentations” section under Publication for details).
Oct. 10th, 2018
Bhavana, Parth, and Niranjan have joined our group. Bhavana and Parth are master students, and Niranjan is a Ph.D. student. Welcome all!
Sep. 24 – 26th, 2018
Abhinav, Hyun-Kyu, Mohammed, and Prashanth presented their research at 2018 Texas A&M Energy Conference.
Sep. 11th, 2018
Professor Kwon delivered J.L. “Corky” Frank ’58 Graduate Seminar at Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University.
Sep. 7th, 2018
Priscille’s paper titled “Incorporation of sustainability in process control of hydraulic fracturing in unconventional reservoirs” got accepted Chemical Engineering Research & Design.
Aug. 27th, 2018
Dr. Yu-Chan Ahn joins our group as a post-doctoral researcher. He was awarded with Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea, in 2015. Welcome Dr. Ahn!
Aug. 6th, 2018
Abhinav’s paper titled “Data-driven identification of interpretable reduced-order models using sparse regression” got accepted in Computers & Chemical Engineering.
Aug. 6th, 2018
Dongheon’s paper titled “Kinetic Monte Carlo modeling of multivalent binding of CTB proteins with GM1 receptors” got accepted in Computers & Chemical Engineering.
Aug. 1st, 2018
Harwinder’s paper titled “Approximate Dynamic Programming Based Control of Proppant Concentration in Hydraulic Fracturing” got accepted in Mathematics.
June 26 – 29th, 2018
Abhinav and Dongheon attended 2018 American Control Conference at Milwaukee, WI, and gave five oral presentations on behalf of the entire research group.
June 21st, 2018
The research proposal by Professor Kwon and Professor Kan Wu from Petroleum Engineering Department has been selected for funding under Fourth Annual “Energy Seed Grant” Research Proposal Call by Texas A&M Energy Institute.
June 11th, 2018
Prashanth’s paper titled “Optimization of simultaneously propagating multiple fractures in hydraulic fracturing to achieve uniform growth using data-based model reduction” got accepted in Chemical Engineering Research & Design.
June 6th, 2018
Priscille successfully defended her MS thesis. Congratulations, Priscille!
May 16th, 2018
Harwinder successfully defended his MS thesis titled “Model Order Reduction of Nonlinear Parabolic PDE Systems with Moving Boundaries Using Sparse Proper Orthogonal Decomposition: Application to Hydraulic Fracturing.” Congratulations, Harwinder!
May 16th, 2018
Our collaborative work with Professor Hung-Jen Wu (Chemical Engineering Department) and Professor Jeffrey D. Cirillo (Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology Department) titled “Hetero-Multivalency of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Lectin LecA Binding to Model Membranes” got accepted in Scientific Reports.
May 15th, 2018
Dongheon’s paper titled “An integrated numerical and experimental framework for modeling of CTB and GD1b ganglioside binding kinetics” got accepted in AIChE Journal.
May 10th, 2018
Abhinav and Dongheon won Graduate Student Research and Presentation Grant funded by the Association of Former Students and the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies to attend 2018 American Control Conference at Milwaukee.
May 1st, 2018
Abhinav gave a talk at the workshop “Data-Driven Model Reduction, Scientific Frontiers, and Applications” at Texas A&M University
Feb. 26th, 2018
Abhinav’s paper titled “Handling of spatial heterogeneity using POD-based EnKF in model-based feedback control of hydraulic fracturing” got accepted in Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.
Feb. 20th, 2018
Dongheon’s paper titled Mathematical Modeling and Parameter Estimation of Intracellular Signaling Pathway: Application to LPS-induced NFκB Activation and TNFα Production in Macrophages” got accepted in Processes.
Feb. 1st, 2018
Harwinder’s paper titled “Model order reduction of nonlinear parabolic PDE systems with moving boundaries using sparse proper orthogonal decomposition” got accepted in Computers & Chemical Engineering.
Feb. 1st, 2018
Prashanth’s paper titled “Model-based feedback control of oil production in oil-rim reservoirs under gas coning conditions” got accepted in Computers & Chemical Engineering.
Jan. 29th, 2018
Abhinav, Dongheon, Harwinder, and Prasanth’s conference proceedings submitted to 2018 American Control Conference are now accepted (Please see Conference Proceedings section under Publication for details).
Jan. 23rd, 2018
Abhinav, Dongheon and Prasanth’s conference proceedings submitted to 13th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering 2018 (PSE2018) are now accepted (Please see Conference Proceedings section under Publication for details).