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Foundation Newsletter, March 2015

Moving Forward, Giving Back
March 30, 2015
In this issue, you'll see year-end financials and project funding updates. Also, learn about 2015 funded programs.
2015 Institute Lecturer

L. S. Fan is Named AIChE's 67th Institute Lecturer

March 27, 2015
The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) has announced its Institute Lecturer for 2015. Liang-Shih Fan, Distinguished University Professor and the C. John Easton Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at The...

Greener Use of Fossil Fuels: Lithium from Coal

March 27, 2015
Geologists from the Hebei University of Engineering in Handan, China have devised a plan to extract the lithium previously discovered in coal deposits in the northern part of the...

AIChE Journal Articles Make Wiley's Top 20 List

March 25, 2015
Articles from the AIChE Journal, Biotechnology Progress, Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, and Process Safety Progress are at the top of the list of "hottest...

High-Tech Flywheels Help Bring Stability to Grid

March 20, 2015
Pioneering flywheel developer Beacon Power is becoming one of the success stories of the evolving power grid. Its flywheels help to correct the obvious shortcomings of grid 1.0 by...

Challenges of the Water-Energy Nexus

March 19, 2015
Next Wednesday (March 25), AIChE, in conjunction with the International Society for Water Solutions and the Center for Energy Initiatives , will present a webinar on the water-...

Staying Connected through AIChE's Local Sections

March 17, 2015
Did you know that there are over 90 AIChE local sections worldwide? And all of them exist to serve members like you! The AIChE website introduces local sections with the tagline “...

New Award Related to Polymerization Seeks PhD Nominees

March 12, 2015
Royal DSM and the AIChE Division of Process Development , with support from the Particle Technology Forum seek nominations for the DSM Science and Technology Award 2015. The theme for the 2015 award is Innovative Polymerization Processes for Novel Performance Materials. Nominations must relate to...

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