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Networking and Connecting for Chemical Engineers

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, June 10, 2009, 2:00pm EDT
A key characteristic distinguishing many who are highly effective in a work setting is the ability to connect with others, to network. This is true whether considering job transition or progression...

NFPA Codes and their Relevance to Chemical Processes

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, June 3, 2009, 2:00pm EDT
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has several hundred codes and standards in print designed to increase fire protection and life safety across a wide range of occupancy classifications...

Minimize the Pain of Change and Maximize Your Results

Archived Webinar
Thursday, May 21, 2009, 12:00am EDT
Although leaders and managers often have the best intentions, they can set a change initiative up to fail without being aware of the danger signs. Jeanenne LaMarsh, CEO and Founder of LaMarsh &...

Beyond the Resume: An Inside Look for Students at What Recruiters Really Think

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 12:00am EDT
This presentation is chockfull of tips and strategies for college students applying for internships or making the leap into the career world. Participants will learn how to make their resume a stand-...

Properties of Materials: How Material Safety Data Sheets Help You Perform Hazard Analyses

Archived Webinar
Thursday, May 14, 2009, 12:00am EDT
Performing hazard analyses are critical to safe operation in any chemically based operation or experiment. Often, engineers are approached with proposals for chemicals that have not been used in a...

Patent Fundamentals for Engineers

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, May 6, 2009, 12:00am EDT
Ever wonder what a patent looks like, what rights are conveyed by a patent, or how your actions can bar any right to obtain patent protection for your invention? Whether in academia or industry,...

Grand Challenges in Sustainable Biofuels Production

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, April 22, 2009,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
It is now clear that, for many reasons, corn has serious limitations as feedstock for biofuel production. While cellulosic biomass can potentially provide a sizable fraction of the US liquid fuel...

Challenges for Global Energy

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 12:00am EDT
This presentation describes and evaluates the technical, political, and economic challenges involved with widespread adoption of renewable energy technologies. It discusses what it would take, on a...

Changes in the Energy Market and Their Impact on the Chemical Industry

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, April 15, 2009, 12:00am EDT
Unprecedented volatility in the price of feedstocks and concerns over global warming have spurred the search for economically viable and environmentally sound alternatives. How are these forces...

A Perspective on the World's Energy Challenge

Archived Webinar
Tuesday, April 7, 2009, 12:00am EDT
Modern life depends upon the availability of plentiful energy at reasonable cost. Life styles, industries, agriculture, health care all assume availability of energy on demand. Is this situation...

Job Derailment vs. Success: Advice for New Engineers

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, April 1, 2009, 12:00am EDT
New engineers head off to their careers after graduation, all too often without any idea of what to expect. There is all this knowledge bouncing around in your head about unit operations, mass...

Body-on-a-Chip -- A Tool for Predictive Pharmacology/Toxicology

Archived Webinar
Tuesday, March 31, 2009,
12:00pm to 1:00pm
In this presentation, Professor Mike Shuler details his work to understand the response of the human body to various pharmaceutical and environmental chemicals using a combination of whole body...

Retirement Planning for Young Engineers

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, March 25, 2009, 12:00am EDT
Retirement may sound like a world away from where you are now, but there are some important steps that you should be taking to make your retirement everything you envision it to be. Our objective...

Staying Career Fit in Turbulent Times

Archived Webinar
Wednesday, March 18, 2009, 12:00am EDT
In focusing on our engineering or management responsibilities it is easy to forget about managing our own careers. This session will address career energizing steps including recognizing signals of...