South Texas Local Section

Welcome to the website of the Greater Houston Area Chemical Engineers! We are known as the South Texas Section. We are one of the largest local sections of AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers).

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2022 Chair Election - Ends September 3, 2020

The AIChE Executive Committee has decided to hold the election for 2021 Chair-Elect early this year, and separate from the other officer elections. The Bylaws do not dictate a single election for all open 2021 ExCom positions. The Chair Elect election will run through September 3 rd , 2020. The...

2020 AIChE Executive Committee Nominations

AIChE-STS is looking for nominees for the 2020 Executive Committee. If you or someone you know is interested in any of the below positions, please contact the Nominations Committee: Tom Rehm ( ), Sundar Viswanathan ( ), Larry Chriswell ( larrychriswell@outlook...

Upcoming Events

AIChE - The Climate Solutions Community - Annual Symposium

Saturday, August 22, 2020, 10:00am-3:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
1st Annual AIChE-TCSC Climate Solutions Symposium: Seeking Technically and Commercially Viable Solutions to Global Warming and its Climate Change Effect Engineers, scientists,community leaders, policymakers and the general public are invited to attend a presentation of technical challenges with...Read more

Recent Events

STS-AIChE Houston Food Bank

Saturday, May 16, 2020, 8:00am-12:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
STS AIChE will be joining efforts with other groups to volunteer at the Houston Food Bank on Saturday, May 16, 2020. Volunteers produce the equivalent of a meal a minute while helping the Houston Food Bank sort, they help to process and pack food. And it's fun! Volunteers will receive free lunch...Read more

STS AIChE May 2020 Virtual Monthly Meeting

Thursday, May 7, 2020, 4:00pm-5:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
May 7th, 2020 Presentation: The 2021 Region H Water Plan: Long-Range Planning for the Greater-Houston Area Schedule 2:00PM - 4:00PM TIEPP Texas Water Forum 4:00PM - 5:00PM STS Annoucements and Presentation Register Here Abstract: Texas has been in an ongoing battle with the climate to balance the...Read more