To ensure credibility and transparency,  PipeTech’s background theory has been published in several top rated rigorously peer reviewed international journals.

The following are some examples:

  1. Mahgerefteh, H., Sundara, V. and Brown, S., ‘Modelling emergency isolation of carbon dioxide pipelines’, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control ,44, 88-93 (2016).
  2. Zheng, W., Mahgerefteh, H., Brown, S., and Martynov, S., ‘Integral multi-phase turbulence compressible jet expansion model’, Industrial Engineering Chemistry Research, 55 (27), 7558 – 7568 (2016).
  3. Brown, S., Martynov, S. and Mahgerefteh, H., ‘Simulation of two-phase flow through ducts with discontinuous cross-section’, Computers & Fluids, 120 46 – 56 (2015).
  4. Mahgerefteh, H., Brown, S., and Denton, G., ‘Modelling the impact of stream impurities on ductile fractures in CO2 pipelines’, Chem.Eng.Sci., 74, 200–210 (2012).
  5. Mahgerefteh, H., Fernandez, M. and Jalili, N., ‘When does a vessel become a pipe, AIChE Journal, 57(12), 3305–3314 (2011).
  6. Mahgerefteh, H., Brown, S.and Zhang, P.,  ‘A dynamic boundary ductile-fracture-propagation model for CO2 pipelines’, Journal of Pipeline Engineering, 9(4), 265 – 276 (2011).
  7. Mahgerefteh, H. & Brown, S. ‘Influence of line pressure and temperature on fracture propagation behaviour in CO2 Pipelines’, Proceedings of Rio Pipeline 2011 Conference, Brazilian  7. Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute, Rio de Janeiro, 18-20 April 2011.
  8. Mahgerefteh, H., Denton G., & Rykov, Y. ‘Courant, Friedrichs and Lewy (CFL) impact on numerical convergence of highly transient flows’, Chem.Eng.Sci., 64, 4969 – 4975 (2009).
  9. Mahgerefteh, H., Denton G., & Rykov, Y. ‘A Hybrid multiphase flow model’, AIChE Journal, 54(9), 2261 – 2268 (2008).
  10. Mahgerefteh, H., & Abbasi, M. ‘Modeling blowdown of pipelines under fire attack’,  AIChE Journal, 53(9), 2443-2450 (2007).
  11. Mahgerefteh, H., & Oke, A. ‘An efficient numerical simulation for highly transient flows’, Chem.Eng.Sci., 61(15), 5049-5056 (2006).
  12. Mahgerefteh,H. & Atti, O. ‘Modeling low-temperature-induced failure of pressurized pipelines’ AIChE Journal, 52(3), 1248-1256 (2006).
  13. Mahgerefteh, H., Oke, A., & Atti, O. ‘Modelling outflow following rupture in pipeline networks’,  Chem.Eng.Sci., 61(6) , 1811-1818 (2006).
  14. Mahgerefteh, H., Atti, O., & Denton, G. ‘An interpolation technique for Rapid CFD simulation of highly transient flows’, Trans. IChemE., Part B, Process Safety & Environmental Protection, 84(B6), 1- 6 (2006).
  15. Mahgerefteh, H., Oke, A., Economou, I., & Rykov. Y. ‘A transient outflow model for pipeline puncture’, Chem. Eng. Sci., 58(20), 4591- 4604 (2003).
  16. Mahgerefteh, H., Saha, P., & Economou I.G. ‘Modelling fluid phase transition effects on the dynamic behaviour of ESDV’, AIChE Journal, 46(5), 997 – 1006 (2000).
  17. Mahgerefteh, H., Saha, P., & Economou I.G. ‘Fast numerical simulation for full bore rupture of pressurised pipelines’, AIChE Journal, 45(6), 1191 – 1201 (1999).
  18. Mahgerefteh, H., Saha, P., & Economou, I.G. ‘A study of the dynamic response of emergency shut-down valves following full bore rupture of long pipelines’, Trans.I.Chem.E: Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 75(B4), 201-209 (1997).