CRE Practice Award

This award recognizes individuals who have made pioneering contributions to industrial practice of catalysis and chemical reaction engineering. The candidate must have made important and specific technical contributions, verifiable by means of well-documented evidential materials, to the invention, development, design or implementation of industrial products, catalysts or processes through ingenious and creative application of chemical reaction engineering and/or catalysis concepts.

Awardees will be selected based on their contributions to the discovery and application of innovative catalysis or reaction engineering solutions to technological problems, and/or commercialization of new products and processes. Candidate must be an AIChE member. Candidates may be from academia, national labs, or industry.

Deadline: 
May 23, 2014
Award: 

A plaque and cash award of $1,000

Presentation: 
The award is presented annually at the Division Reception or Dinner. The recipient is also invited to give a special lecture at the AIChE Annual Meeting.
Instructions: 

Nomination packages should include a 2-page (maximum) double spaced nomination statement, a 2-page CV, and up to four supporting letters.  Submit the nomination by May 23, 2014 via e-mail to Thomas Degnan, ExxonMobil.  Email:  thomas.f.degnan@exxonmobil.com

Nomination Form

Award Winners

Aleksey Yezerets
2013
David West
2012
Robert W. McCabe
2011
Thomas F. Degnan
2010
Rostam J. Madon
2009
Jan J. Lerou
2008
Carmo Pereira
2007
Lawrence A. Smith, Jr.
2006
Robert Farrauto
2005
Stephen B. Jaffe
2004
Israel Wachs
2003
Teh C. Ho
2002
Thomas R. Keane
2001
L. Hegedus
2000