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CIEPQPF

Chemical Process Engineering and Forest Products Research Centre

Paulo Brito

Name
Position
Qualifications
Paulo Brito

Paulo Miguel Pereira de Brito

Auxiliary Professor - Polytechnic Institute of Bragança

MSc in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, 1998

Diploma in Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, 1994

E-mail address

paulo@ipb.pt

brito@eq.uc.pt

Telephone
+351-239798702
Research group
Computing, Statistics & Materials (CEM)
Research interests

Simulation of biodiesel production processes.

Production and characterization of biodiesel.

Simulation of energetic processes.

Development of adaptive numerical algorithms for the solutions of partial differential systems.

Funded research projects

“New bioethers from glycerol”, funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), 2007-2010.

“RESICA – Desenvolvimento de resinas com incorporação de extractos de casca de pinheiro para a indústria de derivados de madeira”, funded by the Portuguese Agency for Inovation (AdI), 1998-2001.

Key publications

Brito, P., Durães, L., Portugal, A.; "1D and 2D modeling and simulation of radial combustion propagation on Fe2O3/Al thermite systems", Computational Thermal Sciences, 4 (2), 2012, p. 137-149.

Brito, P., Portugal, A.; "Adaptive collocation methods for the solution of partial differential equations", in CISSE 2009 - Vol. 2: Innovations in Computing Sciences and Software Engineering (Sobh, T., Elleithy, K., eds.), Springer, 2010, p. 499-504.

Brito, P., Gando-Ferreira, L.M., Portugal, A.; "Simulation of membrane separations using a modified Maxwell-Stefan model", Chemical Product and Process Modeling, 4 (4), 2009, Article 4, 12 pp.

Brito P, Portugal A. Adaptive collocation methods for the solution of partial differential equations. in International Joint Conferences on Computer, Information, and Systems Sciences, and Engineering (CISSE 2009); Vol. 2: Innovations in Computing Sciences and Software Engineering, T Sobh and K Elleithy (eds). Springer, :499-504;2010.

Brito P, Gando-Ferreira LM, Portugal A. Simulation of membrane separations using a modified Maxwell-Stefan model. Chemical Product and Process Modeling, 4(4), article 4;2009.

Brito P, Durães L, Campos J, Portugal A. Simulation of Fe2O3/Al combustion: sensitivity analysis. Chemical Engineering Science, 62(18-20):5078-5083;2007.

Durães L, Brito P, Campos J, Portugal A. Modelling and simulation of Fe2O3/aluminum thermite combustion: experimental validation. in 16th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering and 9th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering (ESCAPE-16 & PSE-2006); Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, W Marquardt and C Pantelides (eds). Elsevier, 21A:365-370;2006.

Pereira de Almeida L, Simões S, Brito P, Portugal A, Figueiredo M. Modeling dissolution of sparingly soluble multisized powders. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 86(6):726-732;1997.

Other information
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-1805-0252