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.


2018 Election Notice

Candidates for Baton Rouge Section vacancies are being solicited through 31 October 2018. Please see the 2018 Election Notice.

Upcoming Events

September 2018 Meeting

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 5:30pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: Canned Motor Pumps Speaker: Keith Yutzy- Teikoku USA Cost: $20 per person ($15 AIChE members, $10 students) PDH Credit: One Hour Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 19.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

Recent Events

Resume Writing Workshop

LSU Student Section
Thursday, September 6, 2018, 6:00pm-7:30pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
The LSU AIChE Student Section is hosting a resume writing workshop and requests that ChemE professionals assist. Please contact our Chair Donna Bryant by August 15 if you can help, or if you would like more information.Read more

Srping 2018 Seminar

Earn 8 PDH!
Friday, May 18, 2018, 8:00am-5:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Combustion Technology plus Ethics MORNING SESSION: Thermal Oxidation Technologies / NOx Minimization / Flameless Thermal Oxidation Technologies / Bio Oxidation AFTERNOON SESSION: New Flare Compliance Regulations for Refineries / Flare Monitoring Technologies / Engineering Ethics ONLINE REGISTRATION...Read more