Azita Ahmadzadeh received her PhD in Chemical Engineering from IIT in Chicago and is working as a CFD modeling specialist at UOP, Honeywell Company. Prior joining UOP, Honeywell Company, Azita worked at Simutech Group for 5 years.
She was involved in AIChE as session chair at national meetings. She was the Program Chair of the 2013 PDS which was held in June in Oak Brook, IL. Azita has been very active in the local section as newsletter editor for many years and also as the fundraising committee chair for the Midwest Regional Conferences.
She is the 2010 recipient of the AIChE Shining Star Award for outstanding volunteer-ism.