Arnaldo Frydman

Education:

1995 - D.Sc. Chemical Engineering - COPPE/UFRJ (Brasil) – U. OF WASHINGTON (Seattle)
Supervisors: Profs. Martin Schmal and Charles T. Campbell
"Spectroscopic Characterization and Catalytic Performance in the Hydrogenation of CO of the Bimetallic Catalyst Co-Rh/Nb2O5".

1989 - M.Sc. Chemical Engineering - COPPE/UFRJ (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil)
Supervisor : Prof. José Luiz Fontes Monteiro
"Kinetic Study of Cyclohexanol Dehydrogenation".

1985 - B.Sc. Chemical Engineering - UFRJ (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil)

 

Publications in refereed Journals:

  1. "A Study of the Promoting Effect of Noble Metal Addition on Niobia and Niobia Alumina Catalysts", Schmal, M., Aranda, D.A.G., Soares, R.R., Noronha, F.B. and Frydman, A., Catalysis Today, 57, 169-176 (2000).
  2. "Determination of Thermal Properties of Solid Porous Media on a Single-blow Testing Apparatus", Frydman, A. and Barclay, J.A.,Advances in Cryogenic Engineering, 45, 1205-1212 (2000).
  3. "A Laboratory Apparatus to Determine Fluid-Solid Heat Transfer Coefficient and Effective Thermal Conductivity of Solid Porous Media", Reedeker, P., Frydman, A., and Barclay, J.A.,Advances in Cryogenic Engineering, 45, 1723-1730 (2000).
  4. "Carbon Monoxide Hydrogenation on Co-Rh/Nb2O5 Catalysts", Frydman, A., Castner, D.G., Campbell, C.T. and Schmal, M.,Journal of Catalysis, 188, 1-13 (1999)."Direct Measurement of the Giant Adiabatic Temperature Change in Gd5Si2Ge2", Giguère A., Foldëaki, M., Gopal, B.R., Chahine, R., Bose, T.K., Frydman, A. and Barclay, J.A.,Physical Review Letters, 83(11), 2262-2265 (1999).
  5. "The Promoting Effect of Noble Metal Addition on Niobia-Supported Cobalt Catalysts", Noronha, F. B., Frydman, A., Aranda, D. A. G., Perez, C. A., Soares, R. R., Morawek, B., Castner, D. G., Campbell, C. T., Frety, R. and Schmal, M.,Catalysis Today, 28, 147-157 (1996).
  6. "A Method for Accurate Quantitative XPS Analysis of Multimetallic or Multiphase Catalysts on Support Particles"; Frydman, A., Castner, D.G., Schmal, M. and Campbell, C.T.,Journal of Catalysis, 157, 133-144 (1995).
  7. "Particle and Phase Thicknesses from XPS Analysis of Supported Bimetallic Catalysts: Calcined Co-Rh/Nb2O5"; Frydman, A., Castner, D.G., Schmal, M. and Campbell, C.T.,Journal of Catalysis, 152, 164-178 (1995).
  8. "XPS Studies on Ce/Al2O3 and on Co-Rh/Nb2O5 Catalysts", Appel, L. G., Frydman, A., Perez, C. A., Eon, J. G., Castner, D. G., Campbell, C. T. and Schmal, M.,Phys. Stat. Sol., B192, 477-491 (1995).
  9. "High Selectivity of Diesel Fraction in Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis with Co/Nb2O5"; Frydman, A.; Soares, R.R. and Schmal, M., New Frontiers in Catalysis,Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal., edited by B. Delmon and J.T. Yates, Elsevier, Amsterdam, v. 75, part C, 2797-2800 (1993).
  10. "Effect of Preparation Method on 5% Co/Nb2O5 in Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis (FTS)"; Soares, R. R.; Frydman, A. and Schmal, M.,Catalysis Today, 16, 361-370 (1993).

Publications and Proceedings:

  1. Advanced Gasification Combustion: Bench-scale Parametric Study, Vladimir Zamansky, George Rizeq, Raul Subia, Janice West, Arnaldo Frydman and Kamalendu Das, to be published on the Proceedings of the 19th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, September 23-27, 2002, Pittsburgh, PA.
  2. Advanced Gasification-Combustion Technology for Utilization of Coal Energy with Zero Pollution, Prepared for a poster presentation at the 29th International Symposium on Combustion, George Rizeq, Janice West, Arnaldo Frydman, Raul Subia, and Vladimir Zamansky, Poster Presentation at the 29th Symposium (International) on Combustion, July 21-26, 2002, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
  3. .Advanced Gasification Combustion: Bench-scale System Design and Experimental Results, George Rizeq, Janice West, Raul Subia, Arnaldo Frydman, Vladimir Zamansky and Kamalendu Das, Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Coal Utilization & Fuel Systems (Clearwater Conference), March 4-7, 2002, Clearwater, FL.
  4. Fuel Flexible Gasification Combustion Technology for Production of Hydrogen and Sequestration-ready Carbon Dioxide, George Rizeq, Janice West, Arnaldo Frydman, Raul Subia, Ravi Kumar, Vladimir Zamansky and Kamalendu Das, Vision 21 Program Review Meeting, U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory, November 6-7, 2001, Morgantown, West Virginia.
  5. Determination of Thermal and Fluid Dynamic Properties of Solid Porous Media on a Single-Blow Testing Apparatus, Proceedings of Cryogenic Engineering Conference, Montreal, 1999.
  6. Using Entropy Analysis to Design Regenerators for Active Magnetic Regenerative Cycle Refrigerators, Proceedings of the 9th Canadian Hydrogen Conference, Vancouver (BC), 1999.
  7. Effect of Preparation Method on 5% Co/Nb2O5 in FTS, R. R. Soares, A. Frydman and M. Schmal, Proceedings of the I Intl. Congress on Niobium Compounds, 1993, Tokyo, Japan.
  8. High Selectivity of Diesel Fraction in Fischer-Tröpsch Synthesis with Co/Nb2O5, A. Frydman, R. R. Soares and M. Schmal, Proceedings of the X Intl. Congress on Catalysis, 1992, Budapest, Hungary.  

 

Arnaldo Frydman

Contact Info:

Position: Ph.D awarded 1995

General Electric, Gasification

1233 West Loop South, 8th Floor
Houston, Texas 77027-9116, USA


Phone:

Email: arnaldo.frydman@ge.com

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