Rodriguez, K.

Schneider Electric, Buenos Aires, Argentina

has a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. She joined Schneider Electric in 2005 and has vast experience in complex dynamic simulation. For the last 10 years, she has been working on steady-state simulation and dynamic simulation for controls checkout and operator training for Schneider Electric. As Managing Consultant, Ms. Rodriguez is in charge of delivering operator training simulators for refinery, petrochemical and power plants for Latin America.

Improve alkylation operational safety using operator training simulators

Martinez, C., PDVSA, Puerto La Cruz Refinery; Willetts, I., Rodriguez, K., Schneider Electric

Although simulators have been deployed widely in process industries, unique thermodynamic and physical phenomena are involved in the process that made modeling such systems very difficult in the past.