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Warren K. Lewis Award for Chemical Engineering Education

Recognizes distinguished and continuing contributions to chemical engineering education.

Nominations: General award provisions, a description of the nomination packet, and a link to the nomination platform can be found at https://www.aiche.org/community/awards/awards-provisions-eligibility.

Deadline 

February 15, 2020

Award Administrator(s) 

Award 

A plaque and $5,000, plus up to $500 for travel allowance.

Presentation 

Presented at the Honors Ceremony of the AIChE Annual Meeting.

Instructions 

The recipient will have made important contributions to chemical engineering education based on one or more of the following:

  • Success as a teacher, based on an established command of the subject matter and an ability to inspire students and colleagues to high achievement.
  • Contributions of lasting educational influence such as superior textbooks, lectures, and laboratory techniques or models.
  • Impact upon the education of chemical engineering students as a result of creative ability. This may be evidenced by scholarly contributions to literature, inventions, contributions to developments in industry, through consulting or through government service.
  • Leadership in administering a department or equivalent group.

The recipient does not have to be a member of AIChE.

Award Winners

Robert H. Davis
2019
Dr. Babatunde A. Ogunnaike
2018
G.V. Rex Reklaitis
2017
Phillip C. Wankat
2016
John Falconer
2015
L. Gary Leal
2014
Arvind Varma
2013
William Deen
2012
David T. Allen
2011
T. Fraser Russell
2010
A. Westerberg
2009
I. Grossmann
2009
L. Biegler
2009
Peter Harriott
2008
Julian C. Smith
2008
Tim Anderson
2007
Robert C. Armstrong
2006
Thomas F. Edgar
2005