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

October 2018 Meeting

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 5:30pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: Steamloc Steam Traps + High School Grant Awards Speaker: Marc Froeyen, Steamloc Menu: Catered. Probably BBQ and vegetarian option. Tea and soft drink. Cost: $20 per person ($15 for members, $10 for students). PDH: One Hour Register ONLINE by Wednesday October 24, 5PM.Read more

Super Science Saturday

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 10:00am-3:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Volunteers are needed to help run experiments and assist with set up and clean up, if anyone would like to be a part of this educational outreach or for any questions please contact education committee chair Erick Flores. You can volunteer for a couple of hours or stay the whole time if you would...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

Trivia Night

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 5:30pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Please join us for trivia night Thursday October 11 th at the Bengal Tap Room for trivia beginning at 5:30pm. We will meet with the LSU Chapter and test our trivia knowledge on both the chemical engineering related field and more. Food will be provided and a cash bar will be available. Please RSVP...Read more

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