Shell Thomas Baron Award in Fluid-Particle Systems

This award recognizes an individual's recent outstanding scientific/technical accomplishment which has made a significant impact in the field of fluid particle systems or in a related field with potential for cross fertilization with relevance to the topics of interest to PTF community. The award is contingent on a candidate meeting the above criteria and may not be awarded every year.

Selection criteria:

  1. Nominee must have been the member of AIChE-PTF for prior 3 calendar years at time of nomination and have not won another PTF award in previous three calendar years
  2. An outstanding scientific/technical accomplishment which has made a significant impact in the field of fluid particle systems or in a related field with potential for cross fertilization with relevance to the topics of interest to PTF community
  3. The awardee will deliver a presentation at the AIChE Annual Meeting in a PTF award session
Deadline: Initial nomination: March 23, 2016; Complete package: May 11, 2016
Deadline: 
March 23, 2016
Award Administrator(s): 
Award Sponsors: 
Award: 

Award consists of $1,000, a plaque, and two tickets to PTF award dinner.

Presentation: 
The award is presented at a Forum sponsored event at the AIChE Annual Meeting.
Instructions: 

Nomination procedure and package contents:

  • Initial nomination must be submitted no later than March 23, 2016 and can be made here
  • Full nomination package is due latest by May 11, 2016 and should consist of a single PDF file that contains all of the following items to be sent to dave@njit.edu
  1. Filled nomination form (a blank form which will be sent to you after your nomination is received)
  2. A two page letter of nomination stating how the nominee made a significant impact to the field of fluid particle systems or in a related field with potential for cross fertilization with relevance to the topics of interest to PTF community
  3. At least three and no more than five supporting letters
  4. Either the nominator or one of the supporting letter providers must be a current PTF member
  5. If the nominee has previously received any award from AIChE or one of its divisions/forums, an explicit statement of new accomplishments or work over and above those cited for the earlier award(s) must be included (max. of one double spaced page).
  6. Selected bibliography (including books, patents, and major papers published).

     

Award Winners

Hamid Arastoopour
2015
Jennifer Sinclair Curtis
2014
Norman Wagner
2013
James Litster
2012
Roger Bonnecaze
2011
Tony Ladd
2010
Al Weimer
2009
Dilhan Kaylon
2008
John Grace
2007
Dimitri Gidaspow
2006
S. Sundaresan
2005
Doraiswamy Ramkrishna
2004
Sotiris Pratsinis
2003
Darsh Wasan
2002
L. White
2001
R. Pfeffer
2000
S.L. Soo
1998
R. C. Flagan
1997