Best Papers

October 30 - November 2, 2022 | Providence, RI

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Engineering and Pulp Manufacture Divisions

Best Paper Awards





Energy, Recaust and Recovery Committee Best Paper Award

and the

2020 PEERS Conference High Impact Paper

The impact of utilizing the leading edge sootblower nozzle on recovery boiler superheater platens

Authors: Danny Tandra, Clyde Industries;  Markku Pääkkönen and Pasi Miikkulainen, Andritz Inc.; and Shenglong You and Markus Bussmann, University of Toronto

Plant Engineering & Project Management Best Paper Award from PEERS 2020

Applications of Infrared Thermography in Industrial Facilities

Author:  James Brady, Brady Infrared Inspections, Inc.




Wayne Carr Memorial Best Paper Award from the Fiber Recycling Committee

The Usefulness of Two-Side ERIC Buchner Handsheets for Deinking Agent Development


Author:  R. Daniel Haynes

David Wetherhorn Award from the Alkaline Pulping & Bleaching Committee

Extension of a Steady-State Chlorine Dioxide Brightening Model for Z-ECF Bleaching of Softwood Kraft Pulps

Authors:   Brian N. Brogdon, Future Bridge Consulting Services LLC and Lucian A. Lucia, North Carolina State University