Developing novel correlations for calculating natural gas thermodynamic properties

Journal title

Chemical and Process Engineering




No 4 December



natural gas ; thermodynamic properties ; novel correlations ; real time properties

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne




Polish Academy of Sciences Committee of Chemical and Process Engineering




Artykuły / Articles


DOI: 10.2478/v10176-011-0035-1 ; ISSN 0208-6425


Chemical and Process Engineering; 2011; No 4 December; 435-452


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Editorial Board

Editorial Board

Dorota Antos, Rzeszów University of Technology, Poland

Katarzyna Bizon, Cracow University of Technology, Poland

Tomasz Ciach, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Magdalena Cudak, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland

Grzegorz Dzido, Silesian University of Technology, Poland

Marek Dziubiński, Lodz University of Technology, Poland

Leon Gradoń, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Andrzej Górak, TU Dortmund, Germany

Andrzej Heim, Lodz University of Technology, Poland

Marek Henczka, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Andrzej Jarzębski, Silesian University of Technology, Poland

Zdzisław Jaworski, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland

Władysław Kamiński, Poland

Bożenna Kawalec-Pietrenko, Poland

Stanisław Ledakowicz, Lodz University of Technology, Poland

Łukasz Makowski, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Eugeniusz Molga, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Andrzej Noworyta, Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Poland

Roman Petrus, Rzeszów University of Technology, Poland

Ryszard Pohorecki, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Rafał Rakoczy, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland

Andrzej Sobkowiak, Rzeszów University of Technology, Poland

Tomasz Sosnowski, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Anna Trusek, Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Poland

Kazimiera Wilk, Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Poland

Ireneusz Zbiciński, Lodz University of Technology, Poland

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