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University Rank

Assistant Professor 6

 

Contact Information

Department of Chemical Engineering

College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology

University of the Philippines Los Baños

College, 4031 Laguna

T/F: +63495362315

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Education

YEAR DEGREE UNIVERSITY
2013 PhD in Biological and Agricultural Engineering Texas A&M University, USA
2000 MS Chemical Engineering University of the Philippines Los Baños
1994 BS Chemical Engineering University of the Philippines Los Baños

 

Research Interests

Renewable Energy

Wastewater Treatment

 

Recent Publications

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Capunitan, J.A. and S.C. Capareda. 2013. Characterization and separation of corn stover bio-oil by fractional distillation. Fuel. Vol. 112, pp. 60-73.

Capunitan, J.A. and S.C. Capareda. 2012. Assessing the potential for biofuel production of corn stover pyrolysis using a pressurized batch reactor. Fuel. Vol. 95, pp. 563-572.

Bambase, M.E. Jr., R.B. Demafelis, R.E. Vibal, E.C. Escobar, E. Revellame, J.A. Capunitan and L.S.H. Dizon. 2011. Transesterification of Jatropha curcas l. oil with petroleum ether as dispersal medium. The Philippine Journal of Crop Science. Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 48-55.

Capunitan, J.A., C.G. Alfafara, V.P. Migo, J.L. Movillon, E.I. Dizon and M. Matsumura. 2008. Decolorization and chemical oxygen demand (COD) reduction of sugar refinery spent ion-exchange-process (SIEP) effluent by electrochemical treatment methods. The Philippine Agricultural Scientist.Vol. 91, No. 4, pp.416-425.

Aguila, J. R., S.A. Valencia, C.G. Alfafara and J.A. Capunitan. 2007. Treatment of wastewater from a polymer lens manufacturing plant using Fenton's process. PIChE Journal. Vol. 10, No.1.

 

Courses Taught

Undergraduate Courses 

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
CHE 31 Introduction to Chemical Engineering
CHE 32 Industrial Stoichiometry 
CHE 152 Separation Processes
CHE 154 Transfer Operations II
CHE 170 Process Control and Instrumentation
SUTC 170 Instrumentation and Process Control Application to Sugar Industries

Graduate Courses 

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
CHE 204 Mathematical Methods for Chemical Engineering Analysis

 

Organization/Affiliation

Member, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers

Member, Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society of Agriculture Texas A&M Chapter

Member, Alpha Epsilon Honor Society

Member, Philippine Institute of Chemical Engineers

Member, Kapisanang Kimika ng Pilipinas

CEAT Student Council Newsletter

BLUEPRINT 2016
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