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Modelling and Simulation in Engineering
Volume 2012, Article ID 721814, 4 pages
Research Article

Appropriate Separator Sizing: A Modified Stewart and Arnold Method

1University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA 70506, USA
2Statoil, 4035 Stavanger, Norway
3Superior Energy, Lafayette, LA 70508, USA

Received 10 April 2012; Accepted 4 October 2012

Academic Editor: Jing-song Hong

Copyright © 2012 F. Boukadi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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