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.


Coates Memorial Award—Call for Nominations

The deadline for nominations for the Coates Award is February 15. If you would like to nominate one of your colleagues please contact Vishal Vora . A member of the Baton Rouge AIChE Section should get the award this year. The award is given for contributions to the profession, the society, and the...

Recent Events

6th Annual LSU AIChE Industry Panel

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 6:00pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
The much-anticipated panel of industrial and engineering company representatives will answer questions from the LSU chemical engineering students and each other on careers in industry and engineering consulting, and on what it is like to work as a chemical engineer. It will take place in Room 1221...Read more

January 2018 Meeting

Thursday, January 25, 2018, 5:30pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: Steam Equipment for the Process Industry Speaker: Brian Kimbrough, Louisiana Steam Equipment Company Menu: Complete Chinese buffet, Suchi, soft drink. Cost: $20 per person ($15 AIChE members, $10 students) Reservations: Please make your reservation with chapter secretary, Chelsea Bourdon, by...Read more