Kazi Sumon

Instructor

Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

PhD

University of Regina

MS

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

BSc

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Contact information

Phone

Office: 403.220.6343

Location

CNRL Engineering Complex : EN D 204D

Courses

Behaviour of Liquids, Gases and Solids (ENGG 201)

Probability and Statistics for Engineers (ENGG 319)

Separation Processes I (ENCH 405

Chemical Process Design I and II (ENCH 511/ENCH 531)

Chemical Engineering Laboratory (ENCH 551


Research

Research areas

  • Engineering education
  • Thermodynamics

Publications

Semicontinuum solvation modeling improves predictions of carbamate stability in the CO2 + aqueous amine reaction. K. Z. Sumon, C. H. Bains, D. J. Markewich, A. Henni, and A. L. L. East. J. Phys. Chem. B (2015) (DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.5b06076)

Molecular dynamics simulation of proposed intermediates in the CO2 + aqueous amine reaction. K. Z. Sumon, A. Henni and A. L. L. East. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5 (2014) 1151-1156

Challenges in predicting ΔrxnG in solution: the mechanism of ether-catalyzed hydroboration of alkenes. D. J. S. Sandbeck, C. M. Kuntz, C. Luu, R. A. Mondor, J. G. Ottaviano, A. V. Rayer, K. Z. Sumon, and A. L. L. East. J. Phys. Chem. A 118 (2014), 11768–11779

Solubility of CO2 in some low-viscosity [TFSI] ionic liquids. A. Altajouri, K. Z. Sumon, A. Henni, K. Zanganeh, and A. Shafeen. Fluid Phase Equilib. 375 ( 2014) 324-331

Measurement of solubility of CO2 in some [Tf2N] ionic liquids. A. Altajouri, K. Z. Sumon, A. Henni. Fluid Phase Equilib., 380 ( 2014), 39-47

Measurement of pKa values of some amines. A. V. Rayer, K. Z. Sumon, L. Jaffary, A. Henni. J. Chem. Eng. Data, 59 (2014), 3805–3813

Predicting pKa of amines for CO2 capture: computer versus pencil-and-paper. K. Z. Sumon, A. Henni and A. L. L. East. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 51 (2012), 11924–11930 (Reviewed in Computational Chemistry Highlights).

Ionic liquids for CO2 capture using COSMO-RS: effect of structure, properties and molecular interactions on solubility and selectivity. K. Z. Sumon, A. Henni. Fluid Phase Equilib. 310 ( 2011), 39-55

Kinetics of the reaction of carbon dioxide (CO2) with cyclic amines using the stopped-flow technique. A. V. Rayer, K. Z. Sumon, A. Henni, P. Tontiwachwuthikul. Energy Procedia, 4 (2011) 140-147

Physicochemical properties of {1-methyl piperazine (1) + water (2)} system at T = (298.15 to 343.15) K and atmospheric pressure. A. V. Rayer, K. Z. Sumon, A. Henni, P. Tontiwachwuthikul. J. Chem. Thermodyn., 43 ( 2011), 1897-1905

Book chapters

Reaction kinetics of CO2 absorption into reactive amine solutions. T. Sema , A. V. Rayer , K. Z. Sumon , H. Shi , A. Naami , Z. Liang , R. Idem , P. Tontiwachwuthikul. In Recent progress and new developments in post-combustion carbon-capture technology with reactive solvents, Ed: P. Tontiwachwuthikul & R. Idem, ISBN: 978-1-909453-34-0, www.future-science-group.com.

Solubility of CO2 in reactive solvents for post-combustion CO2 capture. A. Henni, A. V. Rayer, K. Z. Sumon, T. Sema, R. Idem, P. Tontiwachwuthikul. In Recent progress and new developments in post-combustion carbon-capture technology with reactive solvents, Ed: P. Tontiwachwuthikul & R. Idem, ISBN: 978-1-909453-34-0 , www.future-science-group.com.


Awards

Schulich School of Engineering Teaching Achievement Award, 2020

Schulich School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Award (Common Core), 2019