ChemE On Demand - Webinars

USEPA

Realities of CCS: Geologic Sequestration

Archived Webinar
Jul 10, 2013
The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) developed a Geologic Sequestration (GS) rule under the Safe Drinking Water Act’s Underground Injection Control (UIC) program . EPA is currently implementing this well permitting program, and is further developing a series of guidance documents to...

VLS: AIChE Presidential Candidates Meetup

Archived Webinar
Jun 27, 2013
The Virtual Local Section hosted the 2014 AIChE President-Elect Candidates, Cheryl I. Teich and Philip W. Winkler, to discuss their vision for AIChE. After the discussion, the candidates had the opportunity to answer questions in a friendly sharing of ideas and plans.

An Insider’s View of the New Patent Laws

Archived Webinar
Jun 26, 2013
Mr. Stoll explains how patentees can better protect their valuable patents and how challengers can advantage their positions in contesting competitors’ patents. He provides insights about the factors to evaluate when deciding whether to use the new Inter Partes Review procedures and the Post Grant...

Patent FAQ’s - What You Really Need To Know

Archived Webinar
May 2, 2013
This presentation will cover the definition of a patent, types of patents, criteria used to obtain a patent, the duration of the patents, the new patent law, and disclosure issues.

Innovation in Improving Performance

Archived Webinar
Apr 17, 2013
This webinar focuses on ideas for improving the performance of individuals who work in industrial settings.

Challenges and Opportunities in the Continuous Manufacturing of Pharmaceuticals

Archived Webinar
Apr 17, 2013
The pharmaceutical industry is a large, high value added manufacturing sector, with annual worldwide sales of nearly $1 trillion. The traditional manufacturing mode in this sector has been batch operation. However, recent advances in technologies, changes in the regulatory climate and continuously...

Pathway to Maximizing Residue Upgrading Margins

Archived Webinar
Apr 4, 2013
This presentation will compare options available today to meet the growing demand of not only traditional transportation fuels, especially distillates, but also petrochemical feedstocks, including aromatics and propylene, and will highlight recent advances made by Foster Wheeler in using...

Arsenic in Rice and Rice Products

Archived Webinar
Apr 3, 2013
This presentation will review Consumer Reports (CR) recently completed testing project studying the levels of arsenic in rice and rice products.

VLS: Great Inventions That Changed The World

Archived Webinar
Mar 28, 2013
You will not only learn about inventions and inventors, but also the impact they have had on our lives and the society and environment in which we live today. Inventions solve problems, but they can also directly or indirectly create new problems as well, from pollution to global warming to...

From Wet Algae to Liquid Fuels

Archived Webinar
Mar 20, 2013
The presentation provides some general background on biofuels and on the use of algae as a biomass source for making liquid fuels. The presentation focuses on R&D efforts related to processing algae in its wet state, which eliminates an energy intensive drying step.

New Materials for Membrane Separations

Archived Webinar
Mar 13, 2013
In this webinar, Dr. Richard D. Noble - the co-director of the NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Membrane Applied Science Technology and co-author of Membrane Separations Technology: Priniciples and Applications - discusses new materials for membrane separations.

Leadership Is Everyone’s Responsibility

Archived Webinar
Feb 20, 2013
This webinar discusses the “hidden leadership” opportunities that are woven into everyday roles, how to recognize these opportunities and take advantage of them.

Process Safety Indicators – Findings from Deepwater Horizon

Archived Webinar
Feb 7, 2013
This presentation highlight lessons learned through investigation of a number of deficiencies in the safety management systems that were utilized by BP and Transocean at the time of the Deepwater Horizon incident.

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