May 2018 CEP Preview


The Essentials of Continuous Evaporation

Evaporation is a standard thermally driven unit operation. Learn three methods to improve evaporator efficiency.

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Consider Hydrofoil Impellers for Laminar-Flow Mixing

Hydrofoil impellers are typically associated with turbulent-flow mixing. Simple calculations, computational fluid dynamics, mixing software, and laboratory testing reveal that they are also effective in laminar-flow applications.


  • Engineering the Precise Translation of Novel Medicines
  • From Data to Diagnosis: The Search for Biochemical Markers of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Designing Drug Delivery Systems for Articular Joints
  • Curtailing Antibiotic Use in Livestock Production
  • Recent Advances in Hydrogels for Tissue Engineering
  • Going Small Is Big: Creating Organoids for Regenerative Medicine
  • Direct Production Of Engineered Cardiac Tissue within Hybrid Biomaterials


  • Mechanical Stress May Affect Cancer’s Spread
  • Body on a Chip Mimics Multiple Organs
  • Graphene: The Secret to Hair Dyes that Last
  • Scientists Detect Silent Seizures with Sound
  • Hydrogel Implant Stops Tumors from Reoccurring
  • Recovering Metals from E-Waste May Make Financial Sense


  • Editorial: Print Is Not Dead
  • Letters
  • Catalyzing Commercialization: Rapid Assay Opens Door For Natural Indigo Dye and Other Bio-Based Chemicals
  • AIChE Journal Highlight: Advancing Quality by Design In Pharmaceuticals
  • Young Engineers Point of View: Conduct an Effective Interview
  • Technical Entity Trends: Repackaging the Planet
  • New Products: Software; Plant Operations and Maintenance; Chemicals and Materials
  • Process Safety Beacon: Your Facility Is Aging
  • Spotlight On Safety: Risk, Not Chance
  • Books
  • Calendars
  • Institute News
  • AIChE Foundation Establishes John C. Chen Endowment for Young Professional Leadership
  • Meet Some of AIChE's New Fellows
  • AIChE, Saudi Arabia Section Sign Memorandum of Understanding
  • Management Div. Awards Update
  • AIChE Celebrates Stem at USA Science and Engineering Festival

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