William G. Pitt | AIChE

William G. Pitt

Citation name

Pitt, W. G.


Brigham Young University





Professor William (Bill) Pitt joined the Chemical Engineering faculty at BYU in 1987 after receiving a PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Since then he has supervised over $5 million in research funds, serving as principal research advisor to 39 graduate students. Dr. Pitt is noted for research in the areas of polymeric biomedical materials and drug delivery, ultrasonically triggered drug delivery, which may permit delivery of chemotherapeutic drugs to the sites of cancerous tumor without affecting the rest of the body. His recent activity is in separating bacteria from blood. His creativity is evidenced by his h-index of 50, his 9 patents and over 155 peer-reviewed journal articles, which have been cited over 7,500 times.

Sessions chaired or co-chaired

National Student Paper Contest2009 Annual Meeting
National Student Paper Contest2012 AIChE Annual Meeting
National Student Paper Contest2005 Annual Meeting
Student Paper Competition
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1108-0)


This Is a Test2012 AIChE Annual Meeting

Associated proceedings 

2006 Annual Meeting
2007 Annual Meeting
2008 Annual Meeting
2009 Annual Meeting
2011 Annual Meeting
2012 AIChE Annual Meeting
2005 Annual Meeting
2016 AIChE Annual Meeting
2010 Annual Meeting
2017 Annual Meeting
2013 AIChE Annual Meeting
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting
2019 AIChE Annual Meeting
2020 Virtual AIChE Annual Meeting