Hu, R.

W. R. Grace, Columbia, Maryland

Ruizhong Hu is an R&D Fellow and Manager of Catalyst Research in Refining Technologies at W.R. Grace. He has more than 16 yr of research experience at Grace on FCC catalysts and additives. Dr. Hu has held roles in new catalyst development, catalyst evaluation and testing, and R&D technical support to sales. He is the co-inventor of eight commercial products and has co-authored six granted US patents and one pending patent in FCC catalysts and additives. He holds a PhD in materials science and engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

Raising the propylene bar: Increase FCCU profitability in dynamic market conditions

Chau, C., Hu, R., Schiller, R., W. R. Grace

Today’s refining strategies rely on a constant optimization of product slate to comply with market demand and economic drivers, refining/petrochemical integration, product specifications, environmental regulations and competition.