Foulk, S.

Guided Wave Inc., Rancho Cordova, California

Susan Foulk is President of Guided Wave Inc. in Rancho Cordova, California. She has worked for Guided Wave since 1987 in a variety of positions. The company specializes in the design and manufacture of online NIR and UV/Vis optical measurement systems for process analytical chemistry.

Novel configuration for near-IR analysis of refinery LPG composition and control

Foulk, S., Guided Wave Inc.; Mistry, S., Suncor Energy Inc.

Near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy is a powerful tool that is in widespread use in the refining, chemical, pharmaceutical and agricultural industries. NIR spectroscopic process analyzers are commonly used in refineries for a variety of composition and physical property measurements, such as octane number, aromatics content and distillation properties of feed and finished products.