5th Steering Committee Meeting

The 5th Steering Committee Meeting was held on 2nd of November at Texas A & M University, Qatar with representatives from the Consortium companies. A mutual decision was made to fund another research project – LNG spill on water

Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

The Technical Advisory Committee Meeting was held on the 7th of October at Texas A & M University, Qatar with representatives from the Consortium companies for discussion on the current & future Research Projects handled by MKOPSC.

ICHEME – MKOPSC Presentation

There was a good turnout for the ICHEME – MKOPSC Presentation for Process Safety on the 7th October, 2015 which was presented By Trish Kerin Director of ICHEME & Dr. Luc Vechot Managing Director of MKOPSC, Texas A & M University, Qatar with a lab visit scheduled towards the end of the event

Welcome to Jiayong Zhu

Welcome to Jiayong ‘Chris’ Zhu (Visiting Scholar) to Texas A & M University, Qatar. Chris is working on the Exxon Mobil Research Project with Dr. Clementina Maria Ramirez for MKOPSC, Qatar.

Welcome to Nisa Ulumuddin

MKOPSC-Qatar is very happy to welcome Nisa Ulumuddin as a new graduate student from Chemical Engineering into the center.

MKOPSC-Q won NPRP grant

MKOPSC-Qatar was awarded a research grant in the 8th cycle of the National Priority Research Program Program (NPRP) of the Qatar National Research Fund Grant on the project “Quantitative Safety Assessment of Hydrocarbon Transportation pipelines“. The project aims to develop and validate rigorous and reliable mathematical tools to accurately assess and improve the safety of high pressure hydrocarbon transportation pipelines. The project is led by Drs Luc Vechot, Tomasz Olewski, Ioannis Economou from MKOPSC-Q at Texas A&M University at Qatar and Dr. Haroun Magherefthe from University College London.