Student Paper Competition | AIChE

Student Paper Competition

  • Monday, November 11 - EST

    Hyatt Regency Orlando, Bayhill 29/30
  • This session features oral presentations from the winners of undergraduate student paper competitions from each student regional conference. The session features a wide variety of chemical engineering topics. These papers are the best of the best of undergraduate research projects and some research from co-ops and internships. Papers will be presented to a panel of judges who will select the top three papers, which will be awarded cash prizes sponsored by Omega Chi Epsilon.

    8:05 AM

    Enhanced virus removal in a practical sand filter
    Andrew Pei, The Pennsylvania State University

    8:20 AM

    Effect of the NiO/SiO2 Nanoparticles-Assisted Ultrasound Cavitation Process on the Rheological Properties of Heavy Crude Oil: Steady State Rheometry and Oscillatory Tests
    Daniel Montes Pinzon, Universidad Nacional de Colombia Sede Medellín

    8:35 AM

    Carbon Encapsulated Iron Nanoparticles for Removal of Heavy Metals from Aqueous Solutions
    Chee Yang Ng, The University of Tulsa

    8:50 AM

    Characterization of Fluid Dynamics in CPOT
    Lexy LeMar, California Institute of Technology

    9:05 AM

    Mathematical Model of the Performance of the Einstein-Szilard Refrigeration Cycle for Rural Vaccine Refrigeration
    Jay Bender, Cornell University

    9:30 AM

    Asphaltene Deposition and its Mitigation in Porous Media
    Harrison Sarsito, University of Washington

    9:45 AM

    Combinatorial Synthesis of MgxZn1-xO thin films for use in CdTe solar cells
    Gavin Yeung, Colorado School of Mines

    10:00 AM

    Electrochemical Band Marking- An experimental evaluation
    Chinmayi Gudi, B.M.S College of Engineering