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Video Tutorial: Cascade Control

. by Douglas B. Clark
Not sure when cascade control makes sense? Unclear about its drawbacks, or how it's properly implemented? Then check out this recent screencast from the Learn ChemE series from...

Book Review: Open Innovation

. by Teresa Jurgens-Kowal
Open innovation may be the latest buzzword, but it's value to chemical engineers goes well beyond a shiny new expression to toss about. Check out this review of one of the latest...

January 2016 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson
BUSINESS Navigating Oil Price Volatility After several years of stability, oil prices plummeted to record lows in mid-2014. This, along with increased natural gas production in...
AIChE sends undergraduates to Washington, DC, each summer as part of the Washington Internships for Students of Engineering (WISE) program. This year’s interns were (from left): Kathleen Wu, Yale Univ.; Jill Schoborg, Iowa State Univ.; and Jami Summey-Rice, Univ. of Houston.

WISE Interns Complete DC Assignments

. by Gordon Ellis
This summer, three chemical engineering students explored the interface between engineering and public policy as AIChE’s 2015 WISE (Washington Internships for Students of...

August 2015 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson
SPECIAL SECTION: ENERGY Natural Gas: Opportunities and Challenges Natural Gas: The Energy Outlook Natural gas production is projected to grow in almost all regions of the world,...

March 2015 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson
This month CEP features a look at lignocellulosic biofuels, from various production processes to what's needed to scale up bioenergy operations.

History of the Chemistry Set

. by Douglas B. Clark
If a chemistry set influenced your interest in science, then you'll be happy to learn about the largest public collection of chemistry sets, which is housed by the Chemical...

January 2015 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson
Special Section: Sustainability Sustainability Trends in the Chemical Industry The AIChE Sustainability Index provides benchmarks of a company’s performance on a variety of...

December 2014 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson
Safety December 3 marks the 30th anniversary of the worst chemical accident in history — the release of methyl isocyanate from a pesticide plant in Bhopal, India, in 1984. Two...

November 2014 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson
Back to Basics: Introduction to Fluidization Fluidized beds offer excellent heat transfer, and have the unique ability to move a wide range of solid particles in a fluid-like...
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