Baton Rouge Local Section

Welcome to the Baton Rouge, LA local section.  Our section meetings and other activities offer opportunities to stay abreast of subjects of interest to Chemical Engineers and to network with others in our profession.  We typically meeet once per month, usually Tuesday or Thursday of the third week in the month, from September through May, with a summer break June through August.


Remembering Bruce King

The Baton Rouge Section has just lost a great leader, mentor, and friend. W. Bruce King passed away on June 8, 2020. Bruce was the recipient of the Charles E. Coates Memorial Award in 2004. A biography of Bruce can be found in the program . Thank you Bruce for your service to AIChE, our community,...

Donna Bryant Announcment

Former Baton Rouge Section Chair Donna Bryant has been annouced as a candidate for one of the AIChE Director positions. Voting begins on September 14. A statement from Donna can be found in our May Newsletter .

Recent Events

Spring 2020 Seminar

Friday, May 8, 2020, 8:00am-5:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
EVENT POSTPONED - Tentatively November 6, 2020 - Details to come when available Earn 8 PDH! Topics: Process Controls, Fired Heaters, and Engineering EthicsRead more

March 2020 Meeting at OxyChem

Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 6:00pm-8:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
EVENT POSTPONED - Detailes to come when available Join us for a joint dinner meeting with the New Orleans Section hosted by the OxyChem Convent Facility! $20 per person. Register Here .Read more