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Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering

Published in Association with Institution of Mechanical Engineers

eISSN: 20413009 | ISSN: 09544089 | Current volume: 238 | Current issue: 3 Frequency: Bi-monthly

The Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering publishes high-quality papers covering a broad area of mechanical engineering activities associated with the design and operation of process equipment.

"The process mechanical industries are fundamental to providing society with its basic needs in a sustainable and environmentally friendly manner. Be it process to refine oil products, produce food, medicine, personal products, or indeed machinery - all are produced in vast quantities using specialised equipment. With advents in computing, Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI), there is a rising opportunity to enhance these processes and machinery. It is the fundamentals and application of these processes and equipment, their design, operation, and maintenance, that sit within the scope of the Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, Part E of the Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

We welcome papers from academia and industry which cover broad area of process mechanical engineering. These could be review, research or application papers. Papers related to fundamental understanding of processes applicable to wide range of process mechanical engineering are especially welcome. Our focus is on producing special issues related to upcoming topics of Process Mechanical Engineering and would welcome all proposals which include Digitalisation, IoT, AI, and new technologies in this area. We can confirm that at all stages in the consideration of your paper we will endeavour to act as speedily as possible whilst maintaining academic rigour.

In order to enhance outreach of the journal and to maintain and improve quality of published papers we welcome experts in topics broadly related to Process Mechanical Engineering to apply for positions of Associate Editors, Editors of Special Issues and Reviewers." Professor Kim Tiow Ooi, Nanjang Technological University, Singapore and Prof Ahmed Kovacevic, City, University London, UK

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The Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering is a peer reviewed, quarterly publication for engineers in industry and academe who are concerned with the process industries. The Journal publishes high-quality papers covering a broad area of mechanical engineering activities associated with the design and operation of process equipment. The impact of design on the overall performance of the industrial enterprise, including efficiency, quality, sustainability and waste management is an important feature of the Journal.

The topics covered include:

  •  Design
  •  Pressure vessels and piping
  •  Equipment and components
  •  Ventilation and refrigeration
  •  Instrumentation and condition monitoring
  •  Process applications of thermodynamics and fluid mechanics
  •  Quality management
  •  Waste management and containment
  •  MEMS
  •  Food processing
  •  Bioengineering
  •  Nuclear engineering
  •  Bio-fuels
  •  Pharmaceuticals
  •  Powder processing
  •  Polymers and fibres
  •  Nanoparticles/nanomaterials/nanometrics in processing
Editor in Chief
Prof Kim Tiow Ooi Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Prof A Kovacevic City, University, UK
Assistant Managing Editor
Associate Editor
Dr Ümit Agbulut Duzce University, Turkey
Prof Pasquale Cavaliere University of Salento, Italy
Dr A Chakraborty Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dr. Sunil Dutta CEO, IITI DRISHTI CPS Foundation
Prof. Kapil Gupta University of Johannesburg, South Africa
Prof. Ali Etem Gürel Düzce University, Türkiye
Prof Ping He Huazhong Agricultural University, China
Dr C P Jawahar Kalinga University, India
Prof Chi-Ming Lai National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan
EC Leong Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Assoc Prof Dhanesh G. Mohan Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Assoc. Prof. Nugroho Agung Pambudi Sebelas Maret University, Indonesia
Prof. Murat Sarikaya Sinop University, Turkey
Dr G Sun Hunan University, China
Prof. Kangkang Sun Harbin Institute of Technology, China
PhD/Professor X Wang University of Tasmania, Australia
Dr. Jinyang Xu Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Editorial Board
M J Adams University of Birmingham, UK
M S A Bradley University of Greenwich, UK
K Choon King Abdullah University, Saudi Arabia
A de Ryck Rapsodee Centre, École des Mines d'Albi-Carmaux, France
D Gethin University of Wales, Swansea, UK
E Harkin-Jones Queen's University Belfast, UK
M Jackson Loughborough University, UK
S Jain Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
Z Lin Shanghai Jiaotong University, China
H Mahgerefteh University College London, UK
S A Meguid University of Toronto, Canada
M A Mehrabian Mechanical Engineering University of Kermal, Iran
G Mullineux University of Bath, UK
K C Ng National University of Singapore, Singapore
B Pillai Real Time Inc, USA
G L Quarini Bristol University, UK
P Richardson Campden & Chorleywood Food Research Association, UK
S A Tassou Brunel University, UK
M Wang University of Hull, UK
P Wild University of Victoria, Canada
F Zhao Tsinghua University, China
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  • Current Contents, Engineering, Comp, & Tech
  • Engineered Materials Abstracts
  • FLUIDEX on CD Rom
  • Global Mobility Database
  • ISI Alerting Services
  • Inspec
  • Mechanical & Transportation Engineering Abstracts
  • Mechanical Engineering Abstracts
  • Metals Abs./METADEX
  • Science Citation Index

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