PSRI Lectureship Award in Fluidization

This award recognizes an individual's outstanding scientific/technical research contributions with impact in the field of fluidization and fluid-particle flow systems. The award is contingent on a candidate meeting the above criteria and may not be awarded every year.

Selection criteria:

  1. Nominator must be a member of AIChE-PTF at the time of nomination.  The Nominee may have not won another PTF award in previous three calendar years
  2. An outstanding contribution advancing fluidization or fluid-particle flow systems
  3. The awardee will deliver a presentation at the AIChE Annual Meeting in a PTF award session
 
Deadline: 
May 31, 2019
Award Administrator(s): 
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 during the AIChE Annual Meeting.
Instructions: 

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Nomination procedure and package contents:

  • Full nomination package is due latest by May 31, 2019 and should consist of a single PDF file that contains all of the following items to be sent to gilchrist@lehigh.edu. This is a one step process. Any issues with your nomination will be communicated to the nominator.

  1. Filled nomination form (download from Nomination Packet form).
  2. A two page letter of nomination stating how the nominee made a significant impact to the field of fluidization and fluid-particle flow systems.
  3. At least three and no more than five supporting letters.
  4. The nominator 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).
Nomination Packet (Documents): 

Award Winners

Huilin Lu
2019
Feng He
2018
Ah-Hyung (Alissa) Park
2018
Marc-Olivier Coppens
2017
Benjamin Glaser
2016
Rajesh Davé
2015
Christine Hrenya
2014
Franco Berruti
2013
Xiaotao Bi
2012
Jesse Zhu
2011
Jinghai Li
2010
Martin Rhodes
2009
Bob Pfeffer
2008
Jennifer Sinclair Curtis
2007
Yong Jin
2006
Shigekatsu Mori
2005
Ye Mon Chen
2004
Norman Epstein
2003