May 2024 CEP Preview

SBE Special Section: Engineering Biotherapeutics

This month’s special section demonstrates the wide variety of technology involved in translating biotherapeutics from the lab to the patient.

  • The Growing Landscape of Biotherapeutics

  • Advances in Crystallization and Precipitation Technologies for Biotherapeutics

  • Molecular Engineering Technology for Studying and Treating the Brain

  • Logistics of the Cold Chain and Therapeutic Lifecycle


The Effect of Human Factors and Leadership on Safety

Human factors have a significant impact on safety. Understanding the effects of leadership and commitment to safety is essential to developing and maintaining safe working practices.

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Back to Basics

Protecting Intellectual Property in Joint Ventures and Other Collaborations 

Joint ventures and collaborations often foster scientific breakthroughs. However, companies must take steps to protect their patents and trade secrets.

News Update

  • Flexible, Waterproof Solar Cell Can Survive the Washing Machine
  • EPA Updates the Safe Drinking Water Act to Include “Forever Chemicals”
  • Flyovers of Landfills Find Hotspots of Methane Leakage
  • Redox Gating Enables Low-Power Microelectronics


  • Editorial: Keeping Up With the Times
  • Catalyzing Commercialization: Membrane-Based Electrolytic Production of Metals, on Earth and Beyond
  • AIChE Journal highlight: Mapping the Path to a Net-Zero Chemical Industry
  • Process Safety Beacon: Does the Piping Meet the Specification?
  • New products: Instrumentation; Fluids and Solids Handling; Environmental, Health, and Safety; Laboratory Equipment; Operations and Maintenance; Engineering Services; Materials and Chemicals
  • Emerging Voices: Plastics: Then and Now
  • Institute News 
    • 2024 AIChE Spring Meeting and 20th Global Congress on Process Safety
    • DOE Selects AIChE to Lead New Recovery and Recycling Consortium
    • Grossmann Named 2024 AIChE Prausnitz Institute Lecturer
    • In Memoriam: Thomas O. Mensah

The May issue of CEP is now available on the AIChE website, on the CEP app, and as a digital flipbook.