YCOSST Focus on Sustainability Professionals: Heriberto Cabezas

April 5, 2013
Every month, AIChE's Youth Council for Sustainable Science and Technology (YCOSST) will present profiles of sustainability professionals or those with a background in sustainability. Learn about their educational background, current employer/title, job function, and how sustainability plays a part in their industry, university or agency.

Understand the Basics of Membrane Filtration

March 30, 2013
Membrane filtration is an integral part of many industrial processes, as it is often more environmentally sustainable and cost-effective than other separation technologies.
Shri Hirak Dutta and Ms. Louisa Nara exchanging the signed MOU folders.

MOU Signed: CCPS & OISD are Knowledge Partners

March 26, 2013
The Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of India’s Oil Industry Safety Directorate (OISD) to cooperate in advancing the practice of process safety in the petroleum sector in India and around the world.

Sarah Ewing - Moving from Student to Chemical Engineer

March 17, 2013
Young professional chemical engineer Sarah Ewing about moving from school to the professional world on a Google-Hangout video chat. Sarah graduated from UC Irvine 2010 with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, has worked as a field engineer at Schlumberger and now serves as a field applications engineer at FMC.

AIChE Foundation Raises $1 Million in 2012

March 14, 2013
2012 was a year of fundraising success and growth in program support thanks to the generous support from individuals and corporations. The AIChE Foundation raised over one million dollars from existing and new campaigns, a 50% increase in revenue versus 2011.

Announcing the International Metabolic Engineering Society

March 11, 2013
The International Metabolic Engineering Society (IMES) seeks to promote and advance metabolic engineering as an enabling science for bio-based production of materials, pharmaceuticals, food ingredients, chemicals and fuels

Schulz Receives CASE Chief Executive Leadership Award

March 7, 2013
Kirk Schulz, a chemical engineer and President of Kansas State Univ. (Manhattan, KS), has received the 2012 Chief Executive Leadership Award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).