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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.

Award details
Award

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

DeadlineFebruary 15, 2020
AdministratorsAIChE
PresentationPresented at the Honors Ceremony of the AIChE Annual Meeting.
Nomination 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.

SponsorsExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company

Award winners

  • Andrew Zydney


    2020
  • Robert H. Davis


    2019
  • Babatunde Ogunnaike


    2018
  • G.V. Rex Reklaitis


    2017
  • Phillip Wankat


    2016
  • John Falconer


    2015
  • L. Gary Leal


    2014
  • Arvind Varma


    2013
  • William M Deen


    2012
  • David T. Allen


    2011
  • T. Fraser Russell


    2010
  • L. Biegler


    2009
  • I. Grossmann


    2009
  • A. Westerberg


    2009
  • Peter Harriott


    2008
  • Julian C. Smith


    2008
  • Tim Anderson


    2007
  • Robert C. Armstrong


    2006
  • Thomas F. Edgar


    2005
  • J.D. Seader


    2004
  • Warren D. Seider


    2004
  • Michael L. Shuler


    2003
  • Richard Felder


    2002
  • Ronald Rousseau


    2002
  • E. L. Cussler


    2001
  • J. H. Seinfeld


    2000
  • H. Brenner


    1999
  • M. M. Denn


    1998
  • O. Levenspiel


    1997
  • S. I. Sandler


    1996
  • H. S. Fogler


    1995
  • J. L. Duda


    1994
  • J. M. Douglas


    1993
  • R. W. Fahien


    1992
  • E. N. Lightfoot


    1991
  • C. J. King


    1990
  • S. Whitaker


    1989
  • H. C. Van Ness


    1988
  • K. D. Timmerhaus


    1987
  • H. G. Drickamer


    1986
  • J. Wei


    1985
  • A. Acrivos


    1984
  • J. M. Smith


    1983
  • W. H. Corcoran


    1982
  • R. Aris


    1981
  • C. O. Bennett


    1980
  • M. S. Peters


    1979
  • S. W. Churchill


    1978
  • A. B. Metzner


    1977
  • R. C. Reid


    1976
  • J. C. Elgin


    1975
  • R. B. Bird


    1974
  • W. L. McCabe


    1973
  • T. K. Sherwood


    1972
  • N. R. Amundson


    1971
  • R. L. Pigford


    1970
  • J. J. McKetta, Jr


    1969
  • J. H. Koffolt


    1968
  • E. F. Gilliland


    1965
  • O. A. Hougen


    1964
  • B. F. Dodge


    1963