John M. Shaw - Professor / Principal Investigator - Petroleum Thermodynamics Research Group


Ahitan, S.; Shaw, J. M., Bubble Pressure Measurement and Prediction for n-Hexadecane and n-Eicosane + Cyclohexane, Methylcyclohexane, and Ethylcyclohexane Binary Mixtures from 303.15 to 393.15 K. Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2018, 63 (5), 1797-1809.

Stewart, R. A. and Shaw, J., Interface Renewal and Concentration Shock Through Sloughing—Accounting for the Dissonance Between Production Models and Measured Outcomes for Solvent-Assisted Bitumen-Production Processes. SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering,  2018, 21 (01), 174-186.

Guevara Level, P., Santos Silva, H., Spillebout, F., Michaelian, K. H., Shaw, J. M., Baraille, I., and Bégué, D., Discerning Inter- and Intramolecular Vibrations of Sulfur Polyaromatic Compounds. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 2017. 121(38): p. 7205-7218

Bazyleva, A., Blokhin, A. V., Zaitsau, D. H., Kabo, G. J., Paulechka, E., Kazakov, A., and Shaw, J. M., Thermodynamics of the Antiviral and Antiparkinsonian Drug Amantadine Hydrochloride: Condensed State Properties and Decomposition. Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data, 2017. 62(9): p. 2666-2675.

Qin, C.; Becerra, M.; Shaw, J. M. Fate of Organic Liquid-Crystal Domains during Steam-Assisted Gravity Drainage/Cyclic Steam Stimulation Production of Heavy Oils and BitumenEnergy & Fuels 2017, 31 (5), 4966-4972.

Shaw, J. M.; Satyro, M. A.; Yarranton, H. W. Chapter 8., The Phase Behaviour and Properties of Heavy Oils. In Springer Handbook of Petroleum Technology by Hsu, C. S.; Robinson, P. R. Eds.Springer, New York, U.S.A., 2017.

Jamieson, M.; Shaw, J. M.; Nocente, N.; Lamm, M. H.; Brewer, C. E.; Miller , G.; Zhu, Q.; Altaii, K.; Pierrakos, O.; Bennedsen, J. Flipping Engineering. In The Flipped College Classroom: Conceptualized And Re-ConceptualizedBy Green, L. S.; Banas, J. R.; Perkins, R. A. Eds. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, 2017, 125-147.

Stewart, R. A.; Shaw, J. M. On Vibration-Induced Fluid and Particle Motion in Unconsolidated Porous Media: Observations and Dimensional Scaling AnalysisTransport in Porous Media 2017, 116 (3), 1031-1055.

Ollinger, J.; Pourmohammadbagher, A.; Quast, A. D.; Becerra, M.; Shumaker-Parry, J. S.; Shaw, J. M. Gold Core Nanoparticle Mimics for Asphaltene Behaviors in Solution and at InterfacesEnergy & Fuels 2016, 30 (12), 10148-10160.

Ahitan, S.; Shaw, J. M. Quantitative Comparison between Predicted and Experimental Binary n-Alkane + Benzene Phase Behaviors Using Cubic and PC-SAFT EOSFluid Phase Equilibria 2016, 428, 4-17

Pourmohammadbagher, A.; Shaw, J. M. Probing the Impact of Asphaltene Contamination on Kaolinite and Illite Clay Behaviors in Water and Organic Solvents: A Calorimetric StudyEnergy & Fuels 2016, 30 (8), 6561-6569.

Pourmohammadbagher, A.; Shaw, J. M. Probing the Role of Water Chemistry on the Behavior of Clays in Process and Natural Environments Using Solution CalorimetryEnergy & Fuels 2016, 30 (7), 5964-5969.

Dini, Y.; Becerra, M.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behavior and Thermophysical Properties of Peace River Bitumen + Propane Mixtures from 303 K to 393 KJournal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2016, 61 (8), 2659-2668.

Pouralhosseini, S.; Eslami, F.; Elliott, J.; Shaw, J. M. Modeling the Phase Behavior of Asphaltene + Toluene + Polystyrene Mixtures - A Depletion Flocculation ApproachEnergy & Fuels 2016, 30 (2), 904-914.

Mortazavi-Manesh, S.; Shaw J. M. Effects of Diluents on the Rheological Properties of Maya Crude OilEnergy & Fuels 2016, 30 (2), 766-772.

Mortazavi-Manesh, S.; Shaw J. M. Effect of Pressure on the Rheological Properties of Maya Crude OilEnergy & Fuels 2016, 30 (2), 759-765.

Ahitan, S.; Satyro, M. A.; Shaw J. M. Systematic Misprediction of n-Alkane + Aromatic and Naphthenic Hydrocarbon Phase Behavior Using Common Equations of StateJournal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2015, 60 (11), 3300 - 3318.

Stewart, R. A.; Shaw, J. M. A Dynamic Pressure View Cell for Acoustic Stimulation of Fluids - Micro-Bubble Generation and Fluid Movement in Porous MediaReview of Scientific Instruments 2015, Vol 86 (9), 095101.

Pourmohammadbagher, A.; Shaw, J. M. Probing Contaminant Transport to and from Clay Surfaces in Organic Solvents and Water Using Solution CalorimetryEnvironmental Science & Technology 2015, 49(18), 10841 - 10849.

Pouralhosseini, S.; Shaw, J. M. Temperature-Independent Colloidal Phase Behavior of Maya Asphaltene + Toluene + Polystyrene MixturesEnergy & Fuels 2015, 29(8), 4864-4873.

Pouralhosseini, S.; Alizadehgiashi, M.; Shaw, J. M. On the Phase Behavior of Athabasca Asphaltene + Polystyrene + Toluene Mixtures at 298 KEnergy & Fuels 2015, 29 (8), 4855-4863.

Alizadehgiashi, M.; Shaw, J. M. Fickian and Non-Fickian Diffusion in Heavy Oil + Light Hydrocarbon MixturesEnergy & Fuels 2015, 29 (4), 2177-2189.

Cassiède, M.; Shaw, J. M. Non-Intrusive, High-Resolution, Real-Time, Two-Dimensional Imaging of Multiphase Materials Using Acoustic Array SensorsReview of Scientific Instruments 2015, 86 (4), 044902.

Dadgostar, N.; Shaw, J. M. On the Use of Departure Function Correlations for Hydrocarbon Isobaric Liquid Phase Heat Capacity CalculationFluid Phase Equilibria 2015, 385, 182-195.

Bazyleva, A.; Becerra, M.; Stratiychuk-Dear, D.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behavior of Safaniya Vacuum ResidueFluid Phase Equilibria 2014, 380, 28-38.

Michaelian, K. H.; Oladepo, S. A.; Shaw, J. M.; Liu, X.; Begue, D.; Baraille, I. Raman and Photoacoustic Infrared Spectra of Fluorene Derivatives: Experiment and CalculationsVibrational Spectroscopy 2014, 74, 33-46.

Amani, M. J.; Gray, M. R.; Shaw, J. M. On Correlating Water Solubility in Ill-Defined HydrocarbonsFuel 2014, 134, pp 644-658.

Stewart, R. A.; Wood, C. V.; Murowchuk, S. J.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Order Inversion During Heavy Oil and Bitumen Production with Solvent AdditionEnergy & Fuels 2014, 28 (7), 4835-4848.

Spillebout, F.; Bégué, D.; Baraille, I.; Shaw, J. M. On Discerning Intermolecular and Intramolecular Vibrations in Experimental Acene SpectraEnergy & Fuels 2014, 28 (5), 2933-2947.

Amani, M. J.; Gray, M. R.; Shaw, J. M. The Phase Behavior of Athabasca Bitumen + Toluene + Water Ternary MixturesFluid Phase Equilibria 2014, 370, 75-84.

Jampana, P.; Shah, S. L.; Shaw, J. M. A Region Growing Method for Detecting Interfaces in X-ray View Cell ImagesIEEE Sensors Journal 2014, 14 (7), 2283-2292.

Mortazavi-Manesh, S.; Shaw, J. M. Thixotropic Rheological Behavior of Maya Crude OilEnergy & Fuels 2014, 28 (2), 972-979.

Amani, M. J.; Gray, M. R.; Shaw, J. M. Volume of Mixing and Solubility of Water in Athabasca Bitumen at High Temperature and PressureFluid Phase Equilibria 2013, 358, 203-211.

Yarranton, H.W.; Ortiz, D. P.; Barrera, D. M.; Baydak, E. N.; Barre, L.; Frot, D.; Eyssautier, J.; Zeng H.; Xu, Z.; Dechanine, G.; Becerra, M.; Shaw, J. M.; McKenna, A.; Mapolelo, M. M.; Bohne, C.; Yang, Z.; Oake, J. On the Size Distribution of Self-Associated AsphaltenesEnergy & Fuels 2013, 27 (9), 5083-5106.  

Pourmohammadbagher, A.; Shaw J. M. Excess Enthalpy and Excess Volume for Pyridine + Methyldiethanolamine and Pyridine + Ethanolamine MixturesJournal of Chemical Engineering Data 2013, 58 (8), 2202-2209.

Laštovka, V.; Shaw J. M. Predictive Correlations for Ideal Gas Heat Capacities of Pure Hydrocarbons and Petroleum FractionsFluid Phase Equilibria 2013, 356, 338-370.

Satyro, M. A.; Shaw, J. M.; Yarranton, H. W. A Practical Method for the Estimation of Oil and Water Mutual SolubilitiesFluid Phase Equilibria 2013, 355, 12-25.

Amani, M. J.; Gray, M. R.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behavior of Athabasca Bitumen + Water Mixtures at High Temperatures and PressureThe Journal of Supercritical Fluids 2013, 77, 142-152.

Fadaei, H.; Shaw J. M.; Sinton D. Bitumen-Toluene Mutual Diffusion Coefficients Using MicrofluidicsEnergy & Fuels 2013, 27 (4), 2042-2048. 

Dadgostar, N.; Shaw J. M. Predictive Correlations for Liquid Heat Capacity - Including the Critical RegionFluid Phase Equilibria 2013, 344, 139-151.

Nikooyeh, K.; Shaw, J, M. On Enthalpies of Solution of Athabasca Pentane Asphaltenes and Asphaltene FractionsEnergy & Fuels 2013, 27 (1), pp 66-74.

Long B.; Chodakowski, M.; Shaw, J. M. Impact of Liquid-Vapor to Liquid-Liquid-Vapor Phase Transitions on Asphaltene-Rich Nanoaggregate Behavior in Athabasca Vacuum Residue + Pentane MixturesEnergy & Fuels 2013, 27(4), 1779-1790.

Khammar, M.; Shaw, J. M. Estimation of Phase Composition and Size of Asphaltene Colloidal Particles in Mixtures of Asphaltene + Polystyrene + Toluene at 293 K and Atmospheric PressureFluid Phase Equilibria 2012, 332, 105-119.

Bagheri, R. S.; Masik, B.; Arboleda, P.; Wen, Q.; Michaelian, K. H.; Shaw, J. M. Physical Properties of Liquid Crystals in Athabasca Bitumen FractionsEnergy & Fuels 2012, 26(8), 4978-4987.

Bagheri, R. S.; Gray, M. R.; Shaw, J. M.; McCaffrey, W. C. In Situ Observation of Mesophase Formation and Coalescence in Catalytic Hydroconversion of Vacuum Residue Using a Stirred Hot-Stage ReactorEnergy & Fuels 2012, 26 (6), 3167-3178.

Nikooyeh, K.; Bagheri, R. S.; Shaw, J. M. Interactions Between Athabasca Pentane Asphaltenes and n-Alkanes at Low ConcentrationsEnergy & Fuels 2012, 26(3), pp 1756-1766.

Eyssautier, J.; Espinat, D.; Gummel, J.; Levitz, P.; Becerra, M.; Shaw, J.; Barre, L. Mesoscale Organization in a Physically Separated Vacuum Reside: Comparison to Asphaltenes in a Simple SolventEnergy & Fuels 2012, 26(5), 2680-2687.

Nikooyeh, K.; Shaw, J. M.  On the Applicability of the Regular Solution Theory to Asphaltene + Diluent MixturesEnergy & Fuels 2012, 26(1), 576-585.

Khammar, M.; Shaw, J. M. Liquid-Liquid Phase Equilibria in Asphaltene + Polystyrene + Toluene Mixtures at 293 KEnergy & Fuels 2012, 26(2), 1075-1088.

Michaelian, K. H.; Wen, Q.; Billinghurst, B. E.; Shaw, J. M.; Laštovka, V. Far and Mid-Infrared Photoacoustic Spectra of Tetracene, Pentacene, Perylene and PyreneVibrational Spectroscopy 2012, 58, 50-56. 

Saber, N.; Zhang, X.; Zou, X-Y.; Shaw, J. M. Simulation of the Phase Behaviour of Athabasca Vacuum Residue +n-Alkane MixturesFluid Phase Equilibria 2012, 313, 25-31.

Dadgostar, N.; Shaw, J. M. A predictive Correlation for the Constant-Pressure Specific Heat Capacity of Pure and Ill-Defined Liquid HydrocarbonsFluid Phase Equilibria 2012, 313, 211-226.

Shaw, J. M. Methanol production process, USA patent # 8, 188,322,  May 29, 2012.

Saber, N.; Satyro, M.; Yarranton, H.; Shaw J. M. Multiphase Equilibrium Prediction for Ill-defined Asymmetric Hydrocarbon Mixtures, Hydrocarbon World 2011, 6(2), pp 51-57.

Bagheri, R. S.; Shaw, J. M. Observation of Liquid-Crystal Formation During Melting of D-(+)-GlucoseJournal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 2011, 59(23), 12605-12609.

Khammar, M.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behavior and Phase Separation Kinetics Measurement Using Acoustic ArraysReview of Scientific Instruments 2011, 82(10), 104902.

Hurtado Amundarain, J. L.; Chodakowski, M.; Long, B.; Shaw, J. M. Characterization of Physically and Chemically Separated Athabasca Asphaltenes Using Small-Angle X-ray ScatteringEnergy & Fuels 2011, 25 (11), 5100-5122. 

Bazyleva, A.; Fulem, M.; Becerra, M.; Zhao, B.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behavior of Athabasca BitumenJournal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2011, 56(7), 3242-3253.

Sadighian, A.; Becerra, M.; Bazyleva, A.; Shaw, J. M. Forced and Diffusive Mass Transfer between Pentane and Athabasca Bitumen FractionsEnergy & Fuels 2011, 25 (2), 782-790. 

Saber, N.; Shaw, J. M. On the Phase Behavior of Athabasca Vacuum Residue + n-DecaneFluid Phase Equilibria 2011, 302 (1-2), 254-259.   

Obiosa-Maife, C.; Shaw, J. M. Toward Identification of Molecules in Ill-defined Hydrocarbons Using Infrared, Raman, and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) SpectroscopyEnergy & Fuels 2011, 25 (2), 460-471.

Hasan, MD. A.; Shaw, J. M. Rheology of Reconstituted Crude Oils: Artifacts and AsphaltenesEnergy & Fuels 2010, 24(12), 6417–6427. 

Bagheri, R. S.; Bazyleva, A.; Gray, M. R.; McCaffrey, W. C.; Shaw, J. M. Observation of Liquid Crystals in Heavy Petroleum FractionsEnergy & Fuels 2010, 24(8), 4327–4332.

Xing, C.; Hilts, R. W.; Shaw, J. M. Sorption of Athabasca Vacuum Residue Constituents on Synthetic Mineral and Process Equipment Surfaces from Mixtures with PentaneEnergy & Fuels 2010, 24 (4), 2500-2513.

McFarlane, R. A.; Gray, M. R.; Shaw, J. M. Evaluation of co-Volume Mixing Rules for Bitumen Liquid Density and Bubble Pressure EstimationFluid Phase Equilibria 2010, 293(1), 87-100. 

Bazyleva, A.; Hasan, MD. A.; Fulem, M.; Becerra, M.; Shaw, J. M. Bitumen and Heavy Oil Rheological Properties: Reconciliation with Viscosity MeasurementsJournal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2010, 55 (3), 1389-1397.  

Khammar, M.; Shaw, J. M. Speed of Sound Prediction in 1 − n-Alcohol + n-Alkane Mixtures Using a Translated SAFT-VR-Mie Equation of StateFluid Phase Equilibria 2010, 288(1-2), 145-154.  

Merino-Garcia, D.; Shaw, J. M.; Carrier, H.; Yarranton, H.; Goual, L. Petrophase 2009 Panel Discussion on Standardization of Petroleum FractionsEnergy & Fuels 201024 (4), 2175–2177.

Hasan, MD. A.; Fulem, M.; Bazyleva, A.; Shaw, J. M. Rheological Properties of Nanofiltered Athabasca Bitumen and Maya Crude OilEnergy & Fuels 2009, 23(10), 5012–5021.

Saber, N.; Shaw, J. M. Toward Multiphase Equilibrium Prediction for Ill-Defined Asymmetric Hydrocarbon MixturesFluid Phase Equilibria 2009, 285 (1-2), 73-82. 

Zhao, B.; Becerra, M.; and Shaw, J. M. On Asphaltene and Resin Association in Athabasca Bitumen and Maya Crude Oil. Energy & Fuels 2009, 23(9), 4431-4437.

Michaelian, K. H.; Billinghurst, B. E.; Shaw, J. M.; Laštovka, V. Far-Infrared Photoacoustic Spectra of Tetracene, Pentacene, Perylene And PyreneVibrational Spectroscopy 2009, 49(1), 28–31.  

Fulem, M.; Laštovka, V.; Straka, M.; Ruzicka, K.; Shaw, J. M. Heat Capacities of Tetracene and PentaceneJournal of Chemical Engineering Data 2008, 53 (9), 2175-2181.

Fulem, M.; Becerra, M.; Hasan, MD. A.; Zhao, B.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behaviour of Maya Crude Oil Based on Calorimetry and RheometryFluid Phase Equilibria 2008, 272(1-2), 32-41.

Laštovka, V.; Fulem, M.; Becerra, M.; Shaw, J. M. A similarity Variable for Estimating the Heat Capacity of Solid Organic Compounds Part II. Application: Heat Capacity Calculation for Ill-Defined Organic SolidsFluid Phase Equilibria 2008, 268 (1-2), 134-141.   

Laštovka, V.; Sallamie, N.; Shaw, J. M. A similarity Variable for Estimating the Heat Capacity of Solid Organic Compounds: Part I. FundamentalsFluid Phase Equilibria 2008, 268 (1-2), 51-60 (Appendix A-Supplementary Data)

Zhao, B.; Zhang, X.; Shaw, J. M. Interplay Between the Physical Properties of Athabasca Bitumen + Diluent Mixtures and Coke Deposition on a Commercial Hydroprocessing CatalystEnergy & Fuels 2008, 22,(3), 1747-1758.

Zhao, B.; Shaw, J. M. Impact of Asphaltene-Rich Aggregate Size on Coke Deposition on a Commercial Hydroprocessing CatalystEnergy & Fuels 2008, 22(2), 1080-1092.  

Saber, N.; Shaw, J. M. Rapid and Robust Phase Behaviour Stability Analysis Using Global OptimizationFluid Phase Equilibria 2008, 264 (1-2), 137-146. 

Zhao, B.; Shaw, J. M. Composition and Size Distribution of Coherent Nanostructures in Athabasca Bitumen and Maya Crude OilEnergy & Fuels 2007, 21(5), 2795-2804.   

Zou, X-Y., Zhang, X., Shaw, J. M., Phase Behavior of Athabasca Vacuum Bottoms +n-Alkane MixturesSPE 97661 2007, 22(2), 265-272. 

Laštovka, V.; Shaw, J. M. Predictive Correlation for Cp of Organic Solids Based on Elemental Composition. Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2007,  52 (4), 1160-1164.  (*Corrections, Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2008, 53(1), 326)

Zhang, X.; Fulem, M.; Shaw, J. M. Liquid-Phase Mutual Diffusion Coefficients for Athabasca Bitumen + Pentane Mixtures. Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2007, 52(3), 691-694. 

Zhang, X.; Shaw, J. M. Liquid-phase Mutual Diffusion Coefficients for Heavy Oil + Light Hydrocarbons MixturesPetroleum Science and Technology 2007, 25, (6) 773–790. 

Zhang, X.; Shaw, J. M. Impact of Multiphase Behavior on Coke Deposition in Heavy Oils Catalytic Hydroprocessing CatalystsEnergy & Fuels 2006, 20 (2), 473-480.

Zou, X.Y.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behavior of Heavy Oils. In Asphaltenes, Heavy Oil and Petroleomics, By Mullins, O. C., Sheu, E. Y., Hammami, A., Marshall, A. G., Eds. Springer, New York, 2007, 489-510.

Zou, X.Y.; Shaw, J. M. Phase Behavior of Hydrocarbon Mixtures. In Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing by Lee, S., Ed.Taylor & Francis, 2006, 2067-2076.

Sallamie, N.; Shaw, J. M. Heat Capacity Prediction for Polynuclear Aromatic Solids Using Vibration SpectraFluid Phase Equilibria 2005, 237 (1-2), 100-110. 

Zhang, X.; Chodakowski, M.; Shaw, J. M. Impact of Multiphase Behavior on Coke Deposition in Commercial Hydrotreating Catalyst under Sedimentation ConditionsEnergy & Fuels 2005, 19 (4), 1405-1411. 

Maham, Y.; Chodakowski, M.; Zhang, X. H.; Shaw, J. M. Asphaltene Phase Behavior: Prediction at a CrossroadFluid Phase Equilibria 2005, 227 (2), 1 77-182.

Shaw, J. M. Methanol production process, USA patent # 6,736,955,  May 18, 2004 

Zou, X.-Y.; Dukhedin-Lalla, L.; Zhang, X.; Shaw, J. M. Selective Rejection of Inorganic Fine Solids, Heavy Metals, and Sulfur From Heavy Oils/Bitumen Using Alkane Solvents. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 2004, 43 (22), 7103-7112. 

Zhang, X.; Chodakowski, M.; Shaw, J. M. Dynamic Interfacial Zone and Local Phase Concentration Measurements in Emulsions, Dispersions and SlurriesJournal of Dispersion Science and Technology 2004, 25 (3), 277-285. 

Zou, X-Y.; Shaw, J. M. Challenges Inherent in the Development of Predictive Deposition Tools for Asphaltene Containing Hydrocarbon FluidsPetroleum Science and Technology 2004, 22(7-8), 773-786.

Zou, X-Y.; Shaw, J. M. Dispersed Phases & Dispersed Phase Deposition Issues Arising in Asphaltene Rich Hydrocarbon FluidsPetroleum Science and Technology 2004, 22(7-8), 759-771

Shaw, J. M. Petroleum's Progress: The Impact of Emerging Research Techniques on the Development of Oil Exploitation and Refining TechnologyCanadian Chemical News September 2003, 21-23.

Shaw, J. M.; Behar, E. SLLV Phase Behavior and Phase Diagram Transitions in Asymmetric Hydrocarbon FluidsFluid Phase Equilibria2003, 209 (2), 185-206.

Shaw, J. M. A Microscope View of Oil Slick Break-Up and Emulsion Formation in Breaking WavesSpill Science & Technology Bulletin 2003, 8(5-6), 491-501.

Shaw, J. M. Toward Common Generalized Phase Diagrams for Asphaltenes Containing Hydrocarbon FluidsACS Petroleum Chemistry Division Preprints 2002, 47 (4), 338-342.

Minicucci, D.; Zou, X-Y.; Shaw, J. M. The Impact of Liquid-Liquid-Vapor Phase Behavior on Coke Formation from Coke PrecursorsFluid Phase Equilibria 2002, 194-197, 353-360. 

Wehr, S. D.; Shaw, J. M. A Note on the Misuse of Area Images to Obtain Particle Size Information in Solid-Solid SystemsCanadian Metallurgical Quarterly 2002, 41(3), 365-372.

Cai, H.-Y.; Shaw, J. M.; Chung, K. H. The Impact of Solid Additives on the Apparent Solubility of Hydrogen in Petroleum Fluids and Model HydrocarbonsFuel 2001, 80 (8), 1065-1077.

Cai, H.-Y.; Shaw, J. M.; Chung, K. H. Hydrogen Solubility Measurements in Heavy Oil and Bitumen CutsFuel 2001, 80 (8), 1055-1064.

Shahrokhi, H.; Shaw, J. M. Fine Drop Recovery in Batch Gas-Agitated Liquid-Liquid SystemsChemical Engineering Science 2000,55 (20), 4719-4735.

Abedi, S. J.; Cai, H.-Y.; Seyfaie, S.; Shaw, J. M. Simultaneous Phase Behavior, Elemental Composition and Density Measurement Using X-Ray ImagingFluid Phase Equilibria 1999, 158-160, 775-781. 

Abedi, S. J.; Seyfaie, S.; Shaw, J. M. Unusual Retrograde Condensation and Asphaltene Precipitation in a Model Heavy Oil SystemPetroleum Science and Technology 1998, 16(3-4), 209-226. 

Shaw, J. M.; de Loos, Th. W.; de Swaan Arons, J. An Explanation for Solid-Liquid-Liquid-Vapour Phase Behavior in Reservoir Fluids. Petroleum Science and Technology 1997, 15(5-6), 503-521 (1996).

Sharifi, H.; Shaw, J. M. Secondary Drop Production in Packed-Bed CoalescersChemical Engineering  Science 1996, 51(21), pp 4817-4826.

Cartlidge, C. R.; Dukhedin-Lalla, L.; Rahimi, P.; Shaw, J. M. Preliminary Phase Diagrams for ABVB + n-Dodecane + HydrogenFluid Phase Equilibria 1996, 117(1-2), 257-264. 

Cartlidge, C. R.; Dukhedin-Lalla, L.; Rahimi, P.; Shaw, J. M. Preliminary Phase Diagrams for Bitumen / Heavy Oils and Related MixturesFuel Science and Technology International 1996, 14(1-2), 163-178.

Shahrokhi, H.; Shaw, J. M. The Origin of Fine Drops in Batch Gas-Agitated Liquid-Liquid SystemsChemical Engineering  Science 1994, 49(24), 5203-5213.

Abedi, S. J.; Dukhedin-Lalla, L.; Shaw, J. M. Impact of Impregnated Catalysts on Coal Particle Disintegration at Elevated Temperatures and PressuresEnergy and Fuels 1994, 8(5), 1049-1054.

Seyfaie, S.; Shaw, J. M. On Thermodynamic Stability Theory.  Journal of Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics 1993, 18 (3), 271–287.

Shaw, J. M.; de Loos, Th. W.; de Swaan Arons, J. Prediction of Unusual Retrograde Condensation in Model Reservoir FluidsFluid Phase Equilibria 1993, 84, 251-266. 

Abedi, J.; Rahimi, P.; Shaw, J. M. Coal Particle Disintegration at Elevated TemperaturesPreprints for ACS Division of Petroleum Chemistry1993, 38 (2), 346-350.

Shaw, J. M.; Konduru, R. The Behaviour of Large Gas Bubbles at a Liquid-Liquid Interface Part 2:  Liquid EntrainmentThe Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 1992, 70(2), 381-384. 

Pozzobon, R.; Shaw, J. M.; Yushun, S. The Role of Hydrogen in Coal  Particle Disintegration at Elevated Temperatures and PressuresThe Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 1990, 68(2), 340-345.

Hatzikiriakos, S.; Gaikwad, R. P.; Nelson, P. R.; Shaw, J. M. Hydrodynamics of Gas Agitated Liquid-Liquid DispersionsAIChE Journal 1990, 36 (5) 677-684.

Hatzikiriakos, S.; Gaikwad, R. P.; Shaw, J. M.Transitional Drop Size Distributions in Gas Agitated Liquid-Liquid DispersionsChemical Engineering Science 1990, 45 (8), 2349-2356.

Kondur, R.; Shaw, J. M. The Behavior of Large Gas Bubbles at a Liquid-Liquid Interface. Part-1: The Entrainment of Liquid Drops. By Twigge-Molecey, C., and Price, T. In Materials Handling in Pyrometallurgy. Ed. Pergamon:Oxford, 1990, 14-24

Shaw, J. M.; Peters, E. A General Model for Coal Dissolution ReactionsIndustrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 1989, 28 (7), 976-982.

Shaw, J. M.; Peters, E. The Role of Initial Reaction Conditions in Direct Coal LiquefactionIndustrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 1989, 28 (12), 1795-1801.

Dukhedin-Lalla, L.; Yushun, S.; Shaw, J. M.; Rahimi, P. M. Phase Splitting of Complex Hydrocarbon MixturesFluid Phase Equilibria 1989, 53, 415-422. 

Shaw, J. M.; Gaikwad, R. P.; Stowe D. A. Phase Splitting of Pyrene-Tetralin Mixtures Under Coal Liquefaction ConditionsFuel 1988, 67 (11), 1554-1559.

Shaw J. M.; Oloman C. W. Removal of Chloride from Process Solutions. University of British Columbia January 1988: US 4717450 (3 worldwide citation)

Shaw, J. M. A Correlation for Hydrogen Solubility in Alicyclic and Aromatic Hydrocarbon SolventsCanadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 1987, 65 (2), 293-298.

Shaw, J.M.; Lielmezs, J. A Note of the Accuracy of Departure Function PredictionsChemical Engineering Science 1985, 40 (9), 1793-1797