St. Louis Local Section

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Mike Gentilcore - Shining Star

Posted by Tom Blackwood on
Mike Gentilcore - Shining Star of the Section The St. Louis Section of AIChE is proud to announce that for 2017, Mike Gentilcore has been recognized with the "Shining Star" Award. This is an award given by National in recognition of outstanding service and a commitment to the section. Mike has been...

Upcoming Events

Process Simulation, Unit Ops and using CFD

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 2:00pm CDT
Posted by Tom Blackwood
Our April meeting will feature a seminar on flowsheet simulation and various detailed design and operational options presented by Mike Mendez from 2 to 5 pm followed by an evening presentation on computational fluid dynamics systems by Jaydeep Kulkarni. Attendees will learn how to setup process...Read more

Recent Events

Ice Cream Specialties Tour

Thursday, March 16, 2017, 5:30pm CDT
Posted by Tom Blackwood
Ice Cream Specialties (ICS) operates plants in St. Louis, Missouri and Lafayette, Indiana. Under the Prairie Farms Dairy North Star label, they manufacture single serve and retail packs as well as various licensed brands, private label and contract manufacturing agreements. The St. Louis, Missouri...Read more

Trivia for Engineers

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 6:00pm CST
Posted by Tom Blackwood
The St. Louis Section of AIChE is hosting another "Engineering Trivia Night" on Wednesday, February 15, at the Engineering Center of St. Louis (4359 Lindell Boulevard). We have all kinds of categories - some technical, others just "science/math fun"! Unlike most trivia nights, this trivia night is...Read more