|Joel B Christian P.E. registered professional engineer
|Design, bidding, construction supervision, and start-up support for capital and construction projects.
|Planning and management of larger projects. These may be buildings, new plants, new products, new processes, new software, or new business systems.
|Focus on data, people, and science for understanding and improving processes.
|Six Sigma Project Leader
|Data based troubleshooting and decision making for quality and cost improvements.
|Research and Development
|Research focuses on discovery of new ideas or products, where development focuses on making the new product and developing a manufacturing system to make it. Development includes simulations, laboratory, pilot plant, and factory demonstration work.
|Stamped and sealed drawings and permit applications.
|Job site inspections, progress reports, verification of contractor work performed, conformance to plans and specs.
|cost and energy savings
|Improvements to process - materials, sources, operating procedures, equipment usage, process controls.
|Operations for plant installations large and small. Process reviews, efficiency studies, capacity determination, capacity expansions.
|Scrubber operation, water and wastewater treatment plant operation.
|In-house blueprint generation helps communicate your project goals among stakeholders.
|Safety studies including node analysis, FMEA, HAZOP, fault tree, event tree, probability studies for reliability and safety. Fire and explosion prevention, accident prevention.
|Joel B. Christian professional publications
|Article in Chemical Engineering Progress (July 1995)
"Young Engineers, Start Investing!"
It has the hard truth on achieving financial independence.
|A reprint from July 1994 CEP on the batch flux technique (150 kb) in illustrated HTML.
|A reprint from 1997 CEP on the Fault and event trees for safety and hazard analysis. (150 kb) in illustrated HTML.
|Research & Development
|A reprint from 2007 JSSC on a Structural Study of AMT on Science Direct.
|Machine Learning Tools
|A reprint from 2022 Journal of Forensic Sciences on Population identification strategies for counterfeit coin detection on Wiley online library.
|Joel's complete publication and patent list.
|professional resource pages and white papers
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