Conferences & Events

Fall 2014 Virtual Career Fair – Jobseekers

November 5, 2014
Registration is open! Visit online booths and chat live with leading process industry and other employers such as BASF, Cambridge Major Labs, Honeywell, Koch Glitsch, Marathon Petroleum, and SABIC.

Live Online Events

Optimizing Adsorption Process Design and Operation

Sponsored Webinar
Live Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT
This webinar describes new model-based approaches that allow the rapid and accurate design and operational analysis of complex adsorption cycles...

Transport Phenomena: Mass Transfer

AIChE Webinar
Live Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 2:00pm-3:00pm EST
This webinar covers the basic concepts of Mass Transfer illustrating the key topics with practical examples. Concepts include the molecular mass...

The Eight Steps to Specify a Catalyst Bed

AIChE Webinar
Live Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 2:00pm-3:00pm EST
This webinar outlines the eight basic steps in specifying a hydro-genation catalyst: performance specification, process configuration, catalyst...

Education

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Instructor-led (classroom) Course
Explore the broad topic of emergency relief system design with an emphasis on the Design Institute for Emergency Relief Systems (DIERS) methods.
Instructor-led (classroom) Course
If you work in a chemical-processing facility and need an overview of the basic mechanics and chemistry behind the process equipment you work with on a daily basis, this course is for you.

CEP Magazine

CEP: Editorial - Harnessing Our Abilities

October
2014
Editorial
Cynthia Mascone
We all have limits to our abilities. Some of us stumble over our words and lose our train of thought when speaking to a group; others can’t string together three coherent sentences. Some of us get so bogged down in minutiae that we lose sight of the big picture; others are so busy dreaming up the next project that we neglect important details and miss deadlines. This thinking extends to physical characteristics. Some of us are so short that we can’t reach the second shelf in the cabinet; others are so tall that we can’t fit into the backseat of a car.

CEP: Editorial - Elements of Fun

September
2014
Editorial
Cynthia Mascone
This is an expanded version of the Editorial that appeared in the print version of Chemical Engineering Progress, September 2014. Whenever I come across an interesting article or tidbit of information in the general media that I think might make a...

AIChE News

October 24, 2014
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., the Allentown, PA-based provider of industrial gases and chemicals, has announced that it will sponsor the American Institute of Chemical Engineers’ (AIChE’s) Energy and Sustainability Award — one of several...
October 24, 2014
Dr. Georges Belfort, Institute Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, New York, has been selected to chair the Society for Biological Engineering (SBE), a technological community within...
October 16, 2014
Shakeel Kadri
The Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) of AIChE (the American Institute of Chemical Engineers) announced that Shakeel Kadri, currently director, global process safety and risk management, for Air Products & Chemicals, Inc., will become...
October 13, 2014
The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) and its Society for Biological Engineering (SBE) are honoring two of the bioengineering field’s leading researchers. Dr. Douglas S. Clark, dean of the College of Chemistry and a professor of...