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Brenton McLaury PhD

Professor of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Mechanical Engineering
Stephenson Hall 2085 918-631-2999
brenton-mclaury@utulsa.edu
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Biography

Brenton McLaury's research has focused on examining erosion resulting from the presence of sand during oil and gas production. Both experiments and computational fluid dynamics are used to develop models to predict the severity of erosion.



Ph.D., The University of Tulsa
M.S., The University of Tulsa
B.S., The University of Tulsa


Erosion
Liquid-solid Flows
Gas-liquid-solid Flows
Multiphase Flows

Energy conversion
Gas Turbines
Gas Dynamics
Solid Particle Erosion


The following may be selected publications rather than a comprehensive list.

Journal Articles


Soepyan, Frits et al. “Threshold Velocity to Initiate Particle Motion in Horizontal and near-Horizontal Conduits.” Powder Technology 292 (2016): 272–289. Print.

R. Vieira, M. Parsi, B.S. McLaury, S.A. Shirazi, C. F. Torres, U. Hampel, and E. Schleicher, “ Experimental Characterization of Downward Vertical Annular Flows Using Dual Wire-Mesh Sensor,” Chemical Engineering Science, Vol. 134, 29 September 2015, pp. 324-339.

Najmi, K., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Cremaschi, S., 2015 ”Experimental Study of Low Concentration Sand Transport in Wet Gas Flow Regime in Horizontal Pipes” Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, Vol. 24, pp 80-88, DOI:10.1016/j.jngse.2015.03.018

Parsi, M., Vieira, R.E., Kesana, N.R., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Ultrasonic Measurements of Sand Particle Erosion in Gas Dominant Multiphase Churn Flow in Vertical Pipes”, Wear, 2015, Vol. 328-329, pp. 401-413.

Mansouri, A., Arabnejad, H., Karimi, S., Shirazi, S.A., and McLaury, B.S., “Improved CFD modeling and validation of erosion damage due to fine sand particles”, Wear, 2015, Volumes 338-339, pp. 339-350.

Parsi, M., Vieira, R.E., Torres, C.F., Kesana, N.R., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Schleicher, E.S., and Hampel, U., “Experimental Investigation of Interfacial Structures within Churn Flow using a Dual Wire-Mesh Sensor”, International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 2015, Vol. 73, pp. 155-170.

Vieira, R.E., Parsi, P., Torres, C.F., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Schleicher, E., and Hampel, U., “Experimental Characterization of Vertical Gas-Liquid Pipe Flow for Annular and Liquid Loading Conditions using Dual Wire-Mesh Sensor”, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 2015, Vol. 64, pp. 81-93.

Parsi, M., Vieira, R.E., Torres, C.F., Kesana, N.R., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Schleicher, E.S., and Hampel, U., “Experimental Investigation of Interfacial Structures within Churn Flow using a Dual Wire-Mesh Sensor”, International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 2015, Vol. 73, pp. 155-170.

Najmi, K., Hill, A.L., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., and Cremaschi, S., “Experimental Study of Low Concentration Sand Transport in Multiphase Air-Water Horizontal Pipelines”, (ASME) Journal of Energy Resources Technology, May 2015, Vol. 137, No. 3.

Najmi, K., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Hill, A.L., and Cremaschi, S., “A Generalized Model to Predict Minimum Particle Transport Velocities in Multiphase Air-Water Horizontal Pipes”, AIChE Journal, 2015, Vol. 31, No. 8, pp. 2634-2646.

Vieira, R. E., Kesana, N., Torres, C. F., McLaury, B., Shirazi, S. A., Schleicher, E., and Hampel, U., "Experimental Investigation of Horizontal Gas-Liquid Stratified and Annular Flow using Wire-Mesh Sensor", (ASME) Journal of Fluids Engineering, 2014, Vol. 136, No. 12.

Kesana, N.R., Throneberry, J., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., Rybicki, E.F., “Effect of Particle Size and Viscosity on Erosion in Annular and Slug Flows," ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 136, p. 012901, 2013.

Kesana N., Vieira, R. E., Mclaury B., Shirazi S. A., "Experimental Study of Sand Particle Concentration Profiles in Straight and Pipe Elbow for Horizontal Multiphase Flow," ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 136 (3), March, 2014.

Parsi, M., Najmi, K., Najafifard, F., Hassani, S., McLaury, B., Shirazi, S., “A Comprehensive Review of Solid Particle Erosion Modeling for Oil and Gas Wells and Pipeline Applications”, Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, November 2014, Vol. 21, pps. 850-873.

Parsi, M., Najmi, K., Najafifard, F., Hassani, S., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “A comprehensive review of solid particle erosion modeling for oil and gas wells and pipelines applications,” Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, Vol. 21, November 2014, pp. 850-873.

Kesana, N.R., Throneberry, J.M., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Rybicki, E.F., “Effect of Particle Size and Liquid Viscosity on Erosion in Annular and Slug Flow”, (ASME) Journal of Energy Resources Technology, March 2014, Vol. 136.

Keller, Michael W., Hampton, Kyle, McLaury, Brenton, “Self-healing of Erosion Damage in a Polymer Coating”, Wear, September 30, 2013, Vol. 307, No. 1-2, pp. 218-225.

Okita, R., Zhang, Y., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A. “Experimental and CFD Investigation to Evaluate the Effects of Fluid Viscosity and Particle Size on Erosion Damage”, to appear in ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, 2012.

Zhang,Y., Reuterfors, E.P., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., and Rybicki, E.F., 2007, “Comparison of Computed and Measured Particle Velocities and Erosion in Water and Air Flows", Wear, Vol. 263, No. 1-6, pp. 330-338, 2007.

Chen, X., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “A Comprehensive Procedure to Estimate Erosion in Elbows for Gas/Liquid/Sand Multiphase Flow,” American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Journal of Energy Resources Technology, March 2006, Vol. 128, pp. 70-78.

Chen, X., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Investigation of Relative Erosion Severity between Plugged Tees and Elbows,” International Journal of Wear, 2006, Vol. 261, pp. 715-729.

Mazumder, Q., Shirazi, S., McLaury, B., Rybicki, E., and Shadley, J., “Development and Validation of a Mechanistic Model to Predict Solid Particle Erosion in Multiphase Flow”, Wear, July 2005, Vol. 259, Nos. 1-6, pp. 203-207.

Mazumder, Q., Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B., Rybicki, E., and Shadley, J., “Development and Validation of a Mechanistic Model to Predict Solid Particle Erosion in Multiphase Flow,” International Journal of Wear, July-August 2005, Vol. 259, Issues 1-6, pp. 203-207.

M. Parsi, M. Agrawal, V. Srinivasan, B.S. McLaury, S.A. Shirazi, E. Schleicher, U. Hampel, “Assessment of a hybrid CFD model for simulation of complex vertical upward gas-liquid churn flow”, Prepared for submission to Chemical Engineering Journal.

Najmi, K., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Cremaschi, S., “Effect of Viscosity in Low Concentration Particle Transport in Horizontal Pipes” Submitted to Journal of Energy Resources Technology.

McLaury, B.S., Zhang, Y., and Shirazi, S.A., “Acoustic Sand Monitor Behavior in Multiphase Flows and Model to Determine Sand Rate from Monitor Response,” Submitted to Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering.

Mazumder, Q.H., S.A. Shirazi, and Brenton McLaury. “Experimental Investigation of the Location of Maximum Erosive Wear Damage in Elbows.” J. Press. Vessel Technol. (USA) 130. 1 (2017): 011303–1. Print.

Book Chapter


Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., Shadley, J.R., Roberts, K.P., Rybicki, E.F., Rincon, H., Hassani, Sh., Al-Mutahar, F., and Al-Aithan, G., “Erosion-Corrosion in Oil and Gas Pipelines” Chapter 28, Oil and Gas Pipelines: Integrity and Safety Handbook, Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey, 2015.

Technical Reports


Shirazi, S.A. and McLaury, B.S., “Sand Probes Evaluation for Multiphase Production Systems, Summary Report prepared for Shell, October 1998.

Dong, Jim, McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulation of Carbon Black Reactors,” Prepared for BDM, Final Report, September 19997.

Dong, Jim, McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulation of Carbon Black Reactors,” Prepared for BDM, Quarterly Report 3, July 1997.

Dong, Jim, McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulation of Carbon Black Reactors,” Prepared for BDM, Quarterly Report 2, April 1997.

McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulation of Carbon Black Reactors,” Quarterly Report 1, Phase I of Delivery Order No. 0041-Rev. A., December, 1996.

Dong, Jim, McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulation of Carbon Black Reactors,” Prepared for BDM, Quarterly Report 1, December 1996.

Shirazi, S.A., Shadley, J.R., McLaury, B.S., and Rybicki, E.F., “Particulate Erosion - A Summary,” Prepared for Chevron, November, 1994.

Others


Najmi, K., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Cremaschi, S., “Experimental Study of Low Concentration Sand Transport in Multiphase Viscous Horizontal Pipes” Accepted to SPE Production and Operation Symposium, 2015, OKC, OK, USA.

Najmi, K., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Cremaschi, S., “Experimental Study of Low Concentration Sand Transport in Multiphase Viscous Horizontal Pipes” SPE Production and Operation Symposium, 2015, OKC, OK, USA.

Arabnejad, H., Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., Shadley, J.R., “Calculation of Erosional Velocity Due to Liquid Droplets with Application to Oil and Gas Industry Production,” SPE, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Amsterdam October 2014.

Kieta, M., Kesana, N.R., Hau, X., McLaury, B.S. and Shirazi, S.A. “Use of Sampling Techniques for Determining the Solid Concentration in Multiphase Flow and Implication to Erosion,” BHR Group Multiphase Production Technology Conference, Banff, Calgary, Canada, June, 2014.

Vieira, R., Kesana, N.R., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Evaluation of Sand Erosion Measurement Techniques in Bends for Low Liquid Loading and Annular Flow Conditions,” NACE CORROSION 2014, San Antonio, Texas, USA, March, 2014.

McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Kesana, N.R., Blumer, D., Yellapantula, S., Barnes, R., Grubb, S., Rincon, H. “Application of Temperature compensated, Fixed Mount, Multichannel UT Device to Examine Erosion in a Bend and High-Precision Corrosion Rates of Pit Inhibitor,” NACE CORROSION 2014, San Antonio, Texas, USA, March, 2014.

Kesana, N.R., Vieira, R., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “A Mechanistic Model for Predicting Erosion in Pseudo Slug Flow,” NACE CORROSION 2014, San Antonio, Texas, USA, March, 2014.

Arabnejad, H., Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., Shadley, J.R., “Calculation of Erosional Velocity Due to Liquid Droplets with Application to Oil and Gas Industry Production,” SPE 166423, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 30 September–2 October 2013.

Odigie, M.E., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., and Cremaschi, S. “Acoustic Monitor Threshold Limits for Sand Detection in Multiphase Flow Production System,” SPE Paper 154378, SPE International Conference and Exhibition on Oilfield Corrosion, Aberdeen, UK, 28–29 May 2012.

Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., Anwar, A.A., Nadeem, A, Venkatesan, P., Watson, P, and Hassaballa, S.A., “Challenges of Integrity Management of Pipelines and Erosion Control in Sand Producing Wells, SPE Paper 155122, Oilfield Corrosion 2012, Aberdeen, UK, 28–29 May 2012.

Kesana, N.R., Kieta, M., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “UT Measurements to Determine Erosion Patterns in a Bend for Single and Multiphase Flows,” paper presented at NACE CORROSION 2012, Salt Lake City, March 14, 2012.

Kesana, N.R., Grubb, S., McLaury, B.S. and Shirazi, SA., “UT Measurements to Determine Erosion Patterns in a Bend for Single and Multiphase Flows,” presented at NACE CORROSION 2012, Salt Lake City, March 14th 2012.

Fan, C., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A. and Rybicki, E.F., "Experimental Research of Sand Erosion in Gas Dominant Flows," paper presented at the Corrosion 2012, Paper No. C2012-0001422, NACE International Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, March 2012.

Odigie, M.E., Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., Cremaschi, S., “Variation in Acoustic Monitor Threshold Limits for Sand Detection in Multiphase Flow Systems Using Experimental and Statistical Approach,” paper presented at the 14th Middle East Corrosion Conference and Exhibition, Paper No. 182-CR-25, NACE Middle East and Africa, Bahrain, February 2012.

Fan, C., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., "Evaluation of Electrical Resistance Probes to Detect Pipeline Erosion and Sand Production in Low Liquid Loading Flow Conditions, " paper presented at Society of Petroleum Engineers Eastern Regional Meeting 2011, Paper No. 149013, Columbus, Ohio, USA, August 2011.

Kesana, N.R., Throneberry, J., McLaury, B.S. and Shirazi, S.A., “Solid Particle Erosion in Slug Flow,” presented at the 63rd Annual APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting, Long Beach, CA; Nov 23rd 2010.

Zhang, Y., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., and Rybicki, E.F., "Application of CFD in Erosion-Related Prediction and Model Development," Paper No. 0353, Proceedings of The 3rd World Conference on Safety of Oil and Gas Industry (WCOGI 2010), Beijing, China, September 27-28, 2010.

Throneberry, J.M., Zhang, Y., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., and Rybicki, E.F., “Solid-Particle Erosion in Slug Flow,” SPE Paper 135402, SPE Annual Conference and Exhibition, Florence, Italy, September 19-22, 2010.

Shirazi, S.A. and McLaury, B.S., Sow E., Butter, M., Folefac, A., and Hassaballa, S.A., “Sand Settling and Locations of High Erosion in Subsea Production System,” Trinidad and Tobago Energy Resource Conference, Port of Spain, SPE 132909, Trainidad, June 27-30, 2010.

McLaury, B., Shirazi, S., Al-Mutahar, F., “Sand Monitoring Techniques – Applications and Limitations,” Paper 08076, 12th Middle East Corrosion Conference, Bahrain, February 3-6, 2008.

McLaury, B.S., Viswanathan, V., Shirazi, S.A., and Mazumder, Q.H., “Effect of Upstream Pipe Orientation on Erosion in Bends for Annular Flow,” paper presented at the Corrosion 06, Paper No. 06572, NACE International Annual Conference, San Diego, March 2006.

Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., Rincon, H., Shadley, J.R., and Rybicki, E.F., “Application of Tulsa University Erosion Model to Predict Threshold Production Flow Rates and Sand Rates from Sand Detection Sensors,” Paper presented at the 11th Middle East Corrosion Conference, Feb. 26-March 1st, Bahrain, 2006.

Al-Mutahar, F., Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., “Critical Deposition Velocities of Solid Particles in Horizontal and Inclined Pipes,” Paper presented at the 11th Middle East Corrosion Conference, Feb. 26-March 1st, Bahrain, 2006.

Sampson, M.J., McLaury, B.S. and Shirazi, S.A., “A method for Relating Sand Monitor Output to Sand Rate and Particle Kinetic Energy,” paper presented at the Corrosion 02, Paper No. 02248, NACE International Annual Conference, Denver, March 2002.

McLaury, B.S. and Shirazi, S.A., “Is API RP 14E Reliable for Predicting an Erosional Production Velocity when Sand Production is Anticipated?” Paper No. ETCE00-PR-054, ETCE 2000 / OMAE 2000 Joint Conference of ASME Petroleum Division, February 14-17, 2000.

Edwards, J.K., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Erosion Prediction in Elbows and Plugged Tees,” Paper No. ETCE00-ER-033, ETCE 2000 / OMAE 2000 Joint Conference of ASME Petroleum Division, February 14-17, 2000.

McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., and Burden, T.L., “Effect of Entrance Shape on Erosion in the Throat of Chokes,” Paper No. ETCE00-ER-034, ETCE 2000 / OMAE 2000 Joint Conference of ASME Petroleum Division, February 14-17, 2000.

McLaury, B.S. and Shirazi, S.A., “Generalization of API RP 14E for Erosive Service in Multiphase Production,” SPE Paper 56812, Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, Pi Production Operations and Engineering/General, Houston, October 3-6, 1999.

McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Predicting Sand Erosion in Chokes for High Pressure Wells, SPE Paper 49308, in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, Pi Production Operations and Engineering/General, New Orleans, October 1999.

Edwards, J.K, Erdal, F.M., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., "Validation of a CFD Code for Tangentially Injected Swirling Flows and Flow in 90 degree Elbows," Paper No. FEDSM99-6785, 3rd ASME/JSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference, San Francisco, CA, July 18-23, 1999.

McLaury, B.S., Wang, J., Shirazi, S.A., Shadley, J.R., and Rybicki, E.F., ”Solid Particle Erosion in Long Radius Elbows and Straight Pipes, “SPE Paper 38842, in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, Pi Production Operations and Engineering Annual Meeting, Sand Diego, October 1997.

Shirazi, S.A., McLaury, B.S., Shadley, J.R., and Rybicki, E.F., "Generalization of the API RP 14E Guideline for Erosive Services," SPE Paper 28518, in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, Pi Production Operations and Engineering , Vol. 1, pp. 583-592, New Orleans, September 1994.

Conference Proceedings


Vieira, R., Kesana, N.R., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Evaluation of Sand Erosion Measurement Techniques in Bends for Low Liquid Loading and Annular Flow Conditions,” Fluid-Induced Degradation-Corrosion, Erosion, and Their Interactions, NACE Conference 2014, San Antonio, Texas, March, 2014.

Arabnejad, H., Mansouri, A., Shirazi, S.A., and McLaury, B.S., “Calculation of Turbulent Boundary Layer for a Slot Jet Impingement on a Flat Surface,” FEDSM2014-21677, Proceedings of ASME 2014 Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, August 3-7, 2014.

Parsi M., Vieira, R.E., Torres C. F., Mclaury B. S., Shirazi S. A., Schleicher, E., and Hampel U., "Characterizing Vertical Slug/Churn Flow Using Wire Mesh Sensor," Forum on Fluid Measurements and Instrumentation, FEDSM2014-21678, Proceedings of ASME 2014 Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, August 3-7, 2014.

Kesana, N.R., Vieira, R. , McLaury, B.S., S.A. Shirazi, S.A., Schleicher, E., Hampel, U., "Experimental Investigation of Slug Characteristics Through a Standard Pipe Bend," 22nd Symposium on Industrial Flows, IMECE2013-62896, Proceedings of ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, San Diego, California, November 15-21, 2013.

Kesana N., Vieira, R. E., Mclaury B. S., Shirazi S. A., Schleicher, E., & Hampel U., "Experimental Study of Slug Characteristics - Implications to Sand Erosion," 13th International Symposium on Gas-Liquid Two-Phase Flows, FEDSM2013-16165, Proceedings of ASME 2013 Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting, Incline Village, Nevada, July 7-11, 2013.

Vieira, R. E., Kesana N., Torres C. F., McLaury B., Shirazi S. A., Schleicher, E., and Hampel, U., "Experimental Investigation of Horizontal Gas-Liquid Stratified and Annular Flow using Wire-Mesh Sensor," ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, JFE-13-1571, June 2014.

N.R. Kesana, J. Throneberry, B.S. McLaury, S.A. Shirazi, E.F. Rybicki, “Effect of Particle Size and Viscosity on Erosion in Annular and Slug Flow," presented at the ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, Texas, USA, November, 2012.

Vieira, R. E., Kesana, N. R., Mclaury B. S., and Shirazi S. A., "Sand Erosion in Multiphase Flow for Low-Liquid Loading and Annular Conditions," Recent Developments in Multiphase Flows - Multiphase Applications and Experimental Analysis of Liquid/Gas Flows, Proceedings of ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress, Houston, Texas, November, 2012.

Odigie, M.E., McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A.; Cremaschi, S., “Acoustic monitor threshold limits for sand detection in multiphase flow production system”, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE International Conference and Exhibition on Oilfield Corrosion 2012, p 62-74, 2012, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE International Conference and Exhibition on Oilfield Corrosion 2012.

Zhang, Y., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Effects of Multiple Impacts and Size Distribution of Particles on Erosion Prediction using CFD,” Paper No. FEDSM2007-37364, ASME/JSME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, San Diego, July 30-August 2, 2007.

Edwards, J.K., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., "Evaluation of Alternative Pipe Bend Fittings in Erosive Service," Paper No. FEDSM00-11245, ASME Fluids Engineering Division Meeting, Boston, MA, June 11-15, 2000.

Shirazi, S.A. and McLaury, B.S., "Erosion Modeling of Elbows in Multiphase Flow," Paper No. FEDSM00-11251, ASME Fluids Engineering Division Meeting, Boston, MA, June 11-15, 2000.

Burden, T.L., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., "LDV Measurements for Validation of Turbulence Modeling in a Choke and a Rounded-Throat-Inlet Choke," Paper No. FEDSM00-11055, ASME Fluids Engineering Division Meeting, Boston, MA, June 11-15, 2000.

McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Shadley, J.R., and Rybicki, E.F., “How Operating and Environmental Conditions Affect Erosion,” Corrosion 99, Paper No. 34, NACE International Annual Conference, Houston, April 1999.

McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Shadley, J.R., and Rybicki, E.F., “How Operating and Environmental Conditions Affect Erosion,” Corrosion 99, Paper No. 34, NACE International Annual Conference, Houston, April 1999.

Edwards, J.K., McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Supplementing a CFD Code with Erosion Prediction Capabilities,” ASME FED Summer Meeting, Paper No. FEDSM98-5229, Washington D.C., June 21-25, 1998.

McLaury, B.S., and Shirazi, S.A., “Predicting Erosion in Straight Pipes,” in Proceeding of the 1998 ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, FEDSM98-5228, Washington D.C., June 1998.

McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Shadley, J.R., and Rybicki, E.F., “Modeling Erosion in Chokes,” in ASME FED Vol. 236, July 1996, pp. 773-782.

McLaury, B.S., Shirazi, S.A., Shadley, J.R., and Rybicki, E.F., “Parameters Affecting Flow Accelerated Erosion and Erosion-Corrosion,” Corrosion 95, Paper No. 120, NACE International Annual Conference, Orlando, April 1995.

Shirazi, S.A., Shadley, J.R., McLaury, B.S., and Rybicki, E.F., "A Procedure For Prediction of Solid Particle Erosion in Elbows and Tees," in Codes and Standards in a Global Environment, ASME PVP-Vol. 259, ed. J.E. Staffiera, June 1993, pp. 159-167.



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