Background and activities

Magne Hillestad

Teaching

  • TKP4165 Process Design
  • TKP4170 Process Design Project
  • TKP4171 Process Design Project for biochemical processes
  • KP8105 Mathematical modeling and model fitting

Research

  • Systematic methods for process design
  • Process operation and design 
  • Modelling and simulation of process systems
  • Model predictive control

Chemical processes of interest

  • Synthesis gas production from natural gas, coal, biomass
  • Metanol synthesis, DME
  • Fischer-Tropsch synthesis
  • Membrane separation
  • CO2 capture processes
  • Polymer production processes
  • etc