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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SPTC Call for Sponsors

The South Texas Section of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, in partnership with the AIChE central organization, is hosting its 11 th Annual AIChE Southwest Process Technology Conference at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square, October 1 & 2, 2019. This event attracts hundreds of...

2019 Monthly Dinner Schedule

January 10, The Bouganvilleas, 12126 Westheimer Rd, Houston Mike Allison, Raptor Aerial Services Drones, a new tool for industrial applications February 7, Holiday Inn IAH, 15222 JFK Boulevard, Houston Andrew Smith, Sympatec Advances in lab and process particle characterization March 7, The...

Upcoming Events

2019 Spring Meeting & GCPS

Sunday, March 31 - April 3, 2019, 12:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
This is a friendly reminder that registration is still open for the 2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Annual Global Congress on Process Safety (GCPS). For details please see the content in the PDF link below.Read more

First Friday Networking Lunch – April 2019

Friday, April 5, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: Dennis Brewer, Owner and Operator, Brewer Construction Dennis Brewer has 43 years of experience in construction and has been involved in laboratory and technical construction for 39 years. He began his construction career in Baytown, Texas where he worked as a carpenter and superintendent...Read more

STS AIChE April 2019 Monthly Dinner Meeting

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 5:30pm-9:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
April 11, 2019 Dinner Presentation: Gen IV Nuclear Schedule 5:30PM - 6:30PM Workshops 6:00PM - 7:00PM Social/Networking Time 7:00PM - 8:00PM Dinner and STS Announcements 8:15PM - 9:00PM Dinner Presentation/Speaker Abstract Speaker: Professor Pavel Tsvetkov, Texas A&M Nuclear Engineering...Read more

Recent Events

Third Friday Networking Lunch – March 2019

Friday, March 15, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: Angelique Lasseigne, PhD Dr. Angelique Lasseigne is the CTO of G2MT and G2MT Laboratories. She has spent the last fifteen years providing metallurgical failure analysis and consulting across a variety of industries as well as developing the next generation of non-destructive sensors to...Read more

STS AIChE March 2019 Monthly Dinner Meeting - Workshops

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 5:30pm-6:30pm CST
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Workshop I Title: Utilization of Radioisotopes in Process Diagnostics Abstract: In this presentation we will be discussing the real-world application of radioisotopes in process trouble shooting. We will start with a brief history of the technology and then move into the various applications with...Read more