ChemE On Demand - Webinars

An Introduction to Knovel

Archived Webinar
Jan 31, 2018
Knovel and AIChE‘s eLibrary is new and even better today with some of its most significant updates yet. Take this quick introductory session to all of the Knovel features including general and interactive searches, interactive equations, and how to utilize “My Knovel” as your personal work space.

Chocolate Engineering: Structure, Rheology, and Bloom

Archived Webinar
Jan 25, 2018
Chocolate - it’s a lot more complex than it looks. Take this webinar to better understand the properties of chocolate and the difference they make. In 60 minutes, delve into the chemical properties of chocolate and the difference they make, Learn how chocolate contains 50-70% particles (sugar,...

PSM Mindsets for Everyday Use

Archived Webinar
Jan 24, 2018
Do you and your employees have a PSM mindset? Learn more. In this Provenance Consulting sponsored webinar, take a big picture look at PSM while gaining insight into ways to improve your PSM approach and engage employees in your efforts. You’ll consider how OSHA PSM is complicated, but the intent...

Applied Statistics - Exploratory Data Analysis

Archived Webinar
Jan 10, 2018
Using statistics without understanding the data? Learn why and how to do exploratory data analysis first. In 60 minutes, you’ll learn how to understand the one-dimensional data by doing exploratory data analysis before you conduct statistical calculations. You’ll review a toolbox of techniques for...

Engineering of Smart Materials: Stimuli-Responsive Fluids, Gels, and Capsules

Archived Webinar
Nov 29, 2017
It’s now possible to engineer fluids and soft materials that show dramatic changes in their properties when exposed to external stimuli. What are the principles behind the engineering? Learn more. In 60 minutes, Dr. Srinivasa Raghavan will discuss how stimuli-responsive fluids, gels and capsules...

Engineering a Delicious Thanksgiving Feast

Archived Webinar
Nov 15, 2017
Cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year? Don’t leave out the science—the most important ingredient in a delicious Thanksgiving feast. Tune in to learn food scientist Guy Crosby’s methods for cooking turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy and vegetables that are unforgettably delicious and will leave family...

Refinery-Petrochemical Integration

Archived Webinar
Oct 26, 2017
Petrochemical plants and refineries both process hydrocarbon derived materials. Refineries focus on fuels production. Refinery products include LPG (liquefied petroleum gas), gasoline (petrol), kerosene and jet fuel, diesel, fuel oils, and coke. Petrochemicals focus on creating intermediates used...

Dispersion Analysis 101: Gateway to Understanding a Complex Science

Archived Webinar
Oct 25, 2017
Do you know how to identify situations in your day-to-day work that warrant a dispersion analysis? Take this Provenance Consulting sponsored webinar to learn more. In 60 minutes, learn the physical and conceptual meaning of dispersion analysis, when and why you should perform one, and how to...

Modeling Packed Bed Reactors

Archived Webinar
Oct 19, 2017
Do you work with investigations of packed bed reactors? Are you still modeling using the traditional approach of semi-analytical approximations? Learn why and how to model in the COMSOL software. In this 60-minute COMSOL-sponsored webinar, review the basic operation of a packed bed reactor and how...

Fire Behavior: Part 1

Archived Webinar
Oct 11, 2017
What if you could predict fire behavior and better protect your people and structures? Take this webinar to learn more. In 60 minutes, you’ll gain an overview of fire event modeling, how source terms are developed and how to use model predictions to better protect your people and structures. You’ll...

Process Safety Preparedness for Extreme Weather

Archived Webinar
Oct 10, 2017
Plant startups after unplanned shutdown are always a challenge. Recent extreme events, like Hurricanes Harvey and Maria, have added a new level of complexity. This webinar will look at some of the unusual situations brought on by extreme rain, winds, and related phenomena and how they impact...

An Introduction to Process Instrumentation and Control

Archived Webinar
Oct 4, 2017
Don’t let lack of education or experience in process instrumentation/control hold you back. Take this quick introductory webinar. In 60 minutes, you’ll gain an easy-to-understand introduction to the key elements and functionality of process control systems and instrumentation. You’ll examine...

Student Co-op and Internship Presentation Competition

Archived Webinar
Sep 28, 2017
September`s webinar features Student Co-op and Internship Presentation Competition. Three selected finalists speak on a variety of experiences on projects covering: Finding optimal parameters for stable drug nanoparticle production to increase dissolution rate ( Kartik Bomb , VIT University,...