Marcus de Castro Carvalho Simoes

PhD student

Degrees: MSc in Chemical Engineering, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, UFMG, Brazil
BSc in Chemical Engineering, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, UFMG, Brazil

PhD Supervisors: Dr. Kevin Hughes, Professor Derek Ingham, Professor Mohamed Pourkashanian, Professor Lin Ma

Energy 2050, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Research interests / projects:

  • Carbon Capture and Storage
  • Thermodynamics of Aqueous Solutions
  • Process Simulation
  • CFD Modeling

Research groups: UKCCSRC

Publications: SIMOES, MARCUS C.; INGHAM, DEREK B. ; MA, LIN ; POURKASHANIAN, MOHAMED . Estimation of the Pitzer Parameters for 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, and 2-2 Single Electrolytes at 25 °C. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, v. 61, p. acs.jced.6b00236, 2016.

Patent: Process for obtaining potassium chloride; Patent number: 8784755; Type: Grant; Filed: February 17, 2012; Date of Patent: July 22, 2014; Assignee: Vale S.A.; Inventors: Flavio Marcio de Lima Faria, Marcus de Castro Carvalho Simoes, Antonio F. Pessoa