Bruce E. Dale | AIChE

Bruce E. Dale

Editor in Chief and Founding Editor
Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining

Professor Dale received his doctorate in chemical engineering from Purdue University in 1979.  He is currently University Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering at Michigan State University. He serves as Editor in Chief and Founding Editor of Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining.  Dale has won the Charles D. Scott Award (1996), the Sterling Hendricks Award (2007) and the Award of Excellence of the Fuel Ethanol Workshop (2011). He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (2011) and a Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineers (2016). Professor Dale is a highly-ranked academic in the Top 100 People in Bioenergy (Bioenergy Digest). He has published over 270 journal papers and has received 45 US and international patents.  His research interests are cellulosic biofuels, the relationship between energy and societal wealth, life cycle assessment and the design of sustainable systems for producing fuels, chemicals, food and animal feed.