An Interview with Syamal Poddar, 2016 Philanthropist of the Year

At the 2017 Spring Meeting in San Antonio, the AIChE Foundation celebrated the hundreds of AIChE Fellows who have come together in support of the Doing a World of Good campaign. Since the campaign launched in the fall of 2014, AIChE Fellows have collectively given more than $902,000 in support of...

2017 Spring Meeting Photos

Photos from the 2017 Spring Meeting can be seen here:

Photos from the 2017 F&PD Dinner

See photos from the 2017 F&PD dinner at the Spring Meeting here:

2017 Spring Meeting - Best Presentation and Paper Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the F&PD Best Paper and Best Presentation competitions at the 2017 Spring Meeting! Best Presentation: 24b: “Trace Contaminant Removal in Petroleum Refining Processes” – David L. Smith from Honeywell 76b: “Multiscale Representation of Improved Multi-Kernel PLS...

WISE - Summer 2017 Program

Applications are being collected for the summer 2017 Washington Internships for Students of Enginering (WISE) program. This program will run from June 4 - August 4, 2017 and is intended for exceptional engineering students who display evidence of leadership skills and have a keen interest in public...

F&PD Awards Dinner Photos


F&PD & Environmental Division Outreach Meeting Sunday, April 26, 2015: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM Location: 408 Hilton, Austin Number of People: 20-30 Set Up: Hollow Square Pads & Pencils, Ice Water on Tables F&PD Programming Meeting Sunday, April 26, 2015: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM Location: 410...

Yu Nan Liu is retiring

After 39 years of service to Air Products, Yu Nan Liu will be retiring in April. Yu Nan joined Air Products in 1976 and has spent 38 of his 39 years dedicated to the advancement of Air Products’ position in the LNG industry, both technically and commercially. He has been instrumental in...

Dr. Chen-Hwa Chiu is retiring.

Dr. Chen-Hwa Chiu is a Senior Technology Advisor of Chevron Energy Technology Company since 1999. He has a Master and a Ph.D. from the University of Oklahoma, and he is a Fellow of AIChE. He is also a registered Professional Engineer at Texas and Pennsylvania. He also presented papers or served as...

Bipin Vora to receive Process Development Practice Award

Longtime active F&PD member (past Area 16 programming chair and past Director), Bipin Vora to receive the Process Development Practice Award. Bipin is a retired UOP Fellow and is also AIChE Fellow. He has been credited with the development of several UOP processes and holds 94 US patents. The...

2015 Election Results

The results of the 2015 election are posted. The new directors will start their 3 year term after the Spring meeting Award dinner on Monday night, 4/27/2015.

2014 Spring Meeting Highlights

2014 Spring meeting just concluded in New Orleans with the distinction of being the second largest attended meeting so far. The Fuels and Petrochemical Division (F&PD) officers convened to host their Executive Committee meeting to go over the order of business within the division and also held...

2014 Spring Flashpoint Newsletter

We would like to welcome our new Communications Director, Sharon Maydak. As you can see from this year's flashpoint newsletter, we have redesigned our newsletter to give a fresh look - thank you to Sharon and her team! To view the 2014 Spring newsletter, please visit our newsletter section or click...

F&PD Scholarships

We provide scholarships to exemplary ChE students and high school seniors. For more information to submit your application before the January 31 deadline, please visit the awards section of our website by clicking here.