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Peters, Cornelis J.

Peters, Cornelis J.

Adjunct Professor
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering


Ph.D., Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, 1986

Thermodynamics, phase equilibria, ionic liquids, hydrogen storage, gas hydrates and CO2-sequestration.

E.K. Karakatsani, I.G.  Economou, M.C. Kroon, M.D. Bermejo, C.J. Peters & G.J. Witkamp, “Equation of State Modeling of the Phase Equilibria of Ionic Liquid Mixtures at Low and High Pressure”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, vol. 10, no. 40, pp. 6160-6168, August 2008.

M.D. Bermejo, A.J. Kotlewska, L.J. Florusse, M.J. Cocero, F. van Rantwijk & C.J. Peters, ”Influence of the enzyme concentration on the phase behavior for developing a homogeneous enzymatic reaction in ionic liquid – CO2 media”, Green Chemistry, vol. 10, no. 10, pp. 1049-1054, August 2008.

E. Kühne, G.J. Witkamp & C.J. Peters, “High-pressure phase behavior of ternary mixtures with ionic liquids. Part I: the system bmim[BF4]+4-isobutylacetophenone+CO2”, Green Chemistry, vol. 10, no. 9, pp. 897-1012, August 2008.

E. Kühne, S. Santarossa, E. Perez, G.J. Witkamp & C.J. Peters, “New approach in the design of reactions and separations using an ionic liquid and carbon dioxide as solvents: phase equilibria in two selected ternary systems”, J. of Supercritical Fluids, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 93-98, September 2008.

Y. Nagai, H. Yoshioka, M. Ota, H. Inomata, R.L. Smith & C.J. Peters, “Binary hydrogen-tetrahydrofuran clathrate hydrate formation kinetics and models”, AIChE Journal, vol. 54, no. 11, pp. 3007-3016, September 2008.

For a complete list of publications, visit Professor Peters' homepage.