Boonwong, K.

Global R&D, Samut Prakan, Thailand

Kongphop Boonwong is a Senior Process Design Engineer for Global R&D in Thailand. His expertise includes process troubleshooting, conceptual, basic and detailed engineering of processes and equipment. He is also a technical support engineer for FLUIDFLOW and VISIMIX engineering software. He obtained his B.Eng. degree (1st in class) in chemical engineering from Naresuan University in Thailand. Dr. Boonwong received a scholarship from SCG chemicals during his PhD degree at Chulalongkorn University to research computer-aided modeling of heterogeneous catalysts. The author can be reach at

Select the right capacity control technique for centrifugal compressors: Refinery case studies

Pongboot, N., Avantium; Boonwong, K., Global R&D; Dyke, S., PetroQuantum

The centrifugal compressor has been the workhorse of the oil and gas industry for decades.