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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).

We provide many activities and services for our members!

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Season Pass 2019

This coming year features many great speakers and topics at our STS AIChE Dinner meetings. Our Season's Pass program is a great way not to miss a single meeting! Over 35 of our members enjoyed the benefits of our 2018 Season Pass program such as: One price to attend all eight monthly dinner...

2019 Election - Nominations

Treasurer Candidate 1: Yurika Díaz Bialowas Yurika Díaz Bialowas is a Senior Technical Support Engineer at Chemstations Inc, where she troubleshoots simulations using CHEMCAD Suite software, provides support to clients’ needs regarding engineering principals, process simulation, heat transfer,...

Upcoming Events

STS AIChE November 2018 Workshop-Only Meeting

Thursday, November 29, 2018, 5:30pm-8:30pm CST
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Schedule 5:30PM - 6:55PM Workshop I 7:05PM - 8:30PM Workshop II *Drinks and Snacks will be provided. Register Here Workshop I: Energy targeting of chemical processes using Pinch Analysis Abstract: What is the potential for operating cost savings that can be achieved via improved energy efficiency...Read more

Third Friday Networking Lunch – December 2018

Friday, December 21, 2018, 11:30am-1:00pm CST
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: TBD Topic: TBD Dr. Dhaval Dave has 14 years of experience in simulation and optimization in a variety of industries. He currently works for Schneider Electric as a Senior Consultant in the Design, Simulation and Optimization group. His prior experience includes positions with British...Read more

Spring 2019 PE Review Course for Chemical Engineering

Friday, February 1 - April 26, 2019, 4:00pm CST
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Date 2019 Topic Instructor 1-Feb Introduction; Mass/Energy Balances & Thermo I Dale Embry 8-Feb Mass/Energy Balances & Thermodynamics II (3) Gary Gildert/Dale Embry 15-Feb Thermodynamics III (1); Kinetics I (2) Dale Embry; Gary Gildert 22-Feb Kinetics II (2); Plant Design Economics (1) Gary...Read more

Recent Events

Third Friday Networking Lunch – November 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018, 11:30am-1:00pm CST
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: Dhaval Dave Dr. Dhaval Dave has 14 years of experience in simulation and optimization in a variety of industries. He currently works for Schneider Electric as a Senior Consultant in the Design, Simulation and Optimization group. His prior experience includes positions with British...Read more

STS-AIChE Diamond Jubilee Celebration Dinner

Saturday, November 3, 2018, 6:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
The South Texas Section of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (STS-AIChE) is now 75 years old, and we are celebrating this with our Diamond Jubilee Celebration Dinner on Saturday, November 3, 2018, beginning at 6:00 PM. The dinner will be held at the Houston Racquet Club , which is at...Read more