Bae, S. H.

SK Energy, Seoul, South Korea

Sun Hyuk Bae is a Chief Researcher for SK Innovation. His background is in transport phenomena and reaction engineering. He has designed over 30 commercial and pilot reactors. Prior to joining SK Innovation, Dr. Bae was a senior researcher at LG Chemical. After joining SK Innovation, he was the leader of the computational engineering group from 2009–2016. Dr. Bae earned a BS degree in chemical engineering, along with his PhD, from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST).

Stability evaluation of hot spots in the RDS process reactor

During the end-of-run (EOR) period of the authors’ company’s residue hydrodesulfurization (RDS) process in early February 2019, some hot spots occurred in the catalysts of the reactors.