Katyal, A.

Independent Researcher/Inventor, New Delhi, India

Amit Katyal is an independent inventor and researcher based in New Delhi, India and has invented the horizontal distillation column technology. Mr. Katyal earned a BS degree in chemical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi. He has 25 yr of experience in the hydrocarbon sector in diverse segments such as research, operations and technical services. He has also invented three other technologies for the hydrocarbon and water sectors and has deveoped numerous exclusive oil and gas softwares. The author can be reached at amit@eq-comp.com.

Horizontal distillation column technology

Katyal, A., Independent Researcher/Inventor

Gas-liquid contact operations are required for the separation of mixtures based on differences in the chemical properties (volatility, solubility, etc.) of various components.