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

Instructor-led (classroom) Course
Incidents are minor occurrences and are often the result of a single failure or defect. Join Incident Investigation expert Brian Kelly for an in-depth look at a look at the systematic process of examining and evaluating the causes of an incident so that recurrence can be prevented.
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 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...
October 6, 2014
A celebration of a diverse and culturally integrated chemical engineering profession will bring together leaders of AIChE and companies in the chemical process and related industries for AIChE’s 2014 Gala, to be held Friday, Dec. 5, at the Grand...
September 19, 2014
The Foundation of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) has received a gift to fund annual conferences for chemical engineering undergraduates in the northeastern U.S. David R. Eckhardt and his wife, Karen, along with the Pfizer...