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.

Upcoming Events

December 2018 Meeting

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 5:30pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: Industrial Boiler and Cooling Water Treatment “The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Speaker: Larry Broussard, Athlon Solutions Menu : Full Chinese Buffet, Sushi, soft drinks. Cost: $20 per person ($15 AIChE member, $10 students)...Read more

Recent Events

November 2018 Meeting

Officer Elections
Thursday, November 15, 2018, 5:30pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Baton Rouge's own "Bad News Beers" brewing team represented our Section at the AIChE National Meeting in Pittsburgh last week. Section Chair Donna Bryant and her team will be at the meeting to introduce their award winning American IPA "Citra-Delic!" We will also hold elections for our 2019 Section...Read more

Fall 2018 Seminar

Solids Handling, Cooling Towers, and Ethics
Friday, November 9, 2018, 8:00am-5:00pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topics: Solids Handling, Cooling Tower Fundamentals, & Engineering Ethics. See "Seminar Announcement" below for complete details. PDH: Eight Hours Cost: $110. Early-Bird: $85 for members, $95 for non-members before November 4. Contact: Armand Melikyan (Seminar Coordinator) Click here for Online...Read more