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Josef S. Kapitan Award Recipients

Cokemaking

2014

 

Investigation of Different Equipment Setups for Ammonia Wash and Desulfurization
Dr. Frank Sowa, Michael Wolf

2013

 

New Findings from the DMT Small-Scale Coking Test Retort Regarding Coke Quality and Coke Oven Wall Safety
Dr. Drazen Gajic, Dr. Manfred Kaiser

2011

 

"Comparison of Byproduct and Heat-Recovery Cokemaking Technologies," Paul S. Towsey, Ian A. Cameron, Yakov M. Gordon

2010

 

"Activated Carbon Injection Optimization Study for Controlling Mercury emissions at Haverhill North Coke Company," Timothy J. Wojtowicz, Chris Sharp

2009

 

“Effect of Coke Minerals and Carbon Structure on Coke Behavior in the Ruukki Blast Furnace,” Sushil K. Gupta, Allah Wasaya, Olavi Kerkkonen, Riku Kanniala, Dave G. Osborne, Veena Sahajwalla

2008

 

“Effect of Coal Pre-treating Technology on Coke Strength.”, Kenji Kato, Seiji Nomura, Takashi Arima, Masaaki Naito, Hiroshi Uematsu

2007

 

"Enhancement of Blast Furnace Reaction Efficiency Through the Use of Highly Reactive Coke", Seiji Nomura, Shinroku Matsuzaki, Masaaki Naito, His Atsugu Kitaguchi, Toshihide Tahara, Hiroyuki Ayukawa, Satoshi Koizumi, Yoshikuni Ogata, Takeshi Nakayama, Tetsuya Abe

2006

 

"Coal Cost Reduction Using Low-Rank Coals",
Hardarshan S. Valia

2005

 

“The Manufacturing and Marketing of Liquid Ammonia Sulfate Solution”
J.F. Fittipaldo

Ironmaking

2014

 

Development and Application of Discrete Element Charging Burden Model
Chung-Ken Ho, Shan-Wen Du, Chi-Seng Chou, Che-Hsiung Tung

2013

 

Continuous Monitoring of Liquid Level and Thermal State in the Hearth Based on Measurement of EMF of the Blast Furnace Shell
Michael A. Alter, Joseph M. Brunner, Daniel J. Holmes

2012

 

An Investigation of Unstable Blast Furnace Operations Caused by Stockpiled Iron Ore Pellets
Stuart J. Street

2011

 

Proven Practice and Future Prospects of Blast Furnace Reductant injection
Jim Plooij, Douwe Bergsma, Ewout Tesselaar

2010

 

Blast Furnace Hearth Protection by Simultaneous Injection of Pulverized Coal and Synthetic Titanium Dioxide Products
Walter Hartig, Djamschid Amirzadeh-Asl, Ing. Dioeter Funders

2009

 

Modeling Coal Combustion Behavior in an Ironmaking Blast Furnace Raceway – Model Development and Applications
Daniel Maldonado, Peter R. Austin, Paul Zulli, Baoyu Guo

2008

 

Experimental Probing of Temperatures in Blast Furnace Tuyeres.”, Christopher J. Rabold, Ernesto J. Serrano, Otavio M. Fortini

2007

 

Blast Furnace Performance and Tuyere Practice at Stelco Hamilton No. 5 Blast Furnace
John D' Alessio, Frank Kielbowich, Zhanging Wu, Wei-Kao Lu

2006

 

A Nontraditional Taphole Repair at L Blast Furnace
Bruce D. Stackhouse, Paul Lux, Taleb M. Talaat

2005

 

3-D Computational Modeling of a Blast Furnace Hearth
F. Yan, C.Q. Zhou, D. Huang, P. Chaubal, Y. Zhao

Recipients Prior to 2005

2003

 

"Novel Equations to Establish Influence of Char Structure on Reactivity During PCI in a Blast Furnace"
L. Lu, A. McLean, V. Sahajwalla, C. Kong, D. Harris

2002

 

"Assessment of the Blast Furnace Lower Zone Permeability Based on Liquids Flow Distribution"
S.J. Chew, P. Zulli, P.R. Austin, J.G. Mathieson, A. Yu

2001

 

"Mineralogical Study of Iron Ore Pellets Behavior Under Reducing Conditions: New Information Given by Individual Pellet Testing"
J.F. Wilhelmy, T.I. Martinovic, D. Fluery, G. Paquet

2000

 

"Prevention of Hearth Wear by Forming a Stable Solidified Layer"
H. Itaya, T. Kawai, T. Matsumoto, Y. Sawa, K. Takeda, S. Watakabe

1999

 

"Operation Guidance Techniques for Blast Furnace Casting and Liquids Management"
A. Beck, J. Dunning, B. Nightingale, F. Tanzil, S. Vardy

1998

 

"Model Based Control of a Coke Battery"
R. Cunningham, K. Hockings, J. Srour, P.M. Stone, P. Zulli

1997

 

"Record Production on Gary No. 13 Blast Furnace with 450 lbs/thm Co Injection Rates"
K.J. Schuett, D.G. White

1996

 

"New Process to Avoid Emissions: Constant Pressure in Coke Ovens"
F. Giertz, K. Hofherr, F. Huhn

1995

 

"Sustained Production in Excess of 9 Tons/100 Ft3 W.V. at Middletown No. 3 Blast Furnace"
W. Dibert, D.A. Kercsmar, J. Kleather, Y. Yamauchi

1994

 

"Rapid "In-Flight" Reduction of Fine Iron Ore Injected into a Blast Furnace"
K. Nozawa, S. Sasahara, K. Shibata, M. Shimizu

1993

 

"Magnetite Oxidation of Acid and Fluxed Taconite Pellets"
L. Haas, R. Moe, J.C. Nigro

1992

 

"Unexpected Phenomena of Burden Behavior in Blast Furnaces and Their Impact on Control Strategies"
K. Grebe, K. Elngel, K.P. Stricker, G. Winzer

1991

 

“Development of Smelting Reduction of Iron Ore–An Approach to Commercial Ironmaking"
T. Ibaraki, H. Ishikawa, M. Kanemoto, H. Katayama, S. Ogata

1990

 

"The Effect of Blast Furnace Coal Injection Upon Bosh Coke Properties, Coke Combustion and Furnace Permeability"
R.R. Willmers

1989

 

"Improvement of the Blast Furnace Operation with the Center Coke Charging at Kakogawa No. 2 Blast Furnace"
R. Hori, S. Inaba, Y. Kimura, M. Miyatani, F. Noma, M. Shimizu, T. Uenaka

1988

 

"Probing Blast Furnace Raceway Zone by Use of a Newly Developed Tuyere Probe"
T. Fukutake, H. Kato, T. Nakai, S. Taguchi, K. Takeda

1987

 

"Delineation of Spacial Variations in Coal Charge and Coke Mass
Characteristics in a Commercial Preheated Pipeline-Charged Coke Oven"

D.D. Kaegi

1986

 

"Organized Control Systems to Establish the Stable Operation of a Blast Furnace"
M. Gono, H. Haswgawa, Y. Ishkawa, N. Kawamura, S. Okubo, Y. Shimomura, T. Sugiyama

1985

 

"Wall Pressure Measurement and Interpretation of Internal Gas Pressure in a Six Meter Coke Battery"
G.M. Latshaw, H.R. McCollum, R.W. Stanley

1984

 

"Influence of Post Reaction Strength of Coke on Blast Furnace Operation"
Y. Age, T. Nishi, Y. Ishikawa, M. Kase, K. Ono, M. Sugata

1983

 

"New Developments in Pipeline Charging Preheated Coal at Inland Steel"
A.A. Arsenault, P.A Rupp, S.M. Sorensen Jr.

1982

 

"Coal and Oil Mixture Injection into Blast Furnace"
T. Iba, Y. Kamei, M. Kojima, I. Kurashige, T. Miyazaki, Y. Shoji, S. Yabe