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Courtney comes to Bonnell Aluminum with more than 13 years of environmental experience, and a proven track record of success, say company officials.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Student accused of stealing chemicals released on bail
University of Saskatchewan student Mohamadmahdi Kowsari, who was arrested for allegedly stealing sulphuric acid from a chemical engineering lab, was released on bail on Nov. 29. The 26-year-old chemical engineering student was taken into police custody on Oct. 23 after Saskatoon Police Service searched his home on the 300 block of Cumberland Avenue ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
A Lagrangian relaxation approach for a multi-mode inventory routing...
Computers & Chemical Engineering , Vol. 35, No. 10. , pp. 2113-2123, doi:10.1016/j.compchemeng.2011.01.005 An inventory routing problem in crude oil transportation is studied, in which crude oil is transported from a supply center to multiple customer harbors to satisfy their demands over multiple periods.
A Troubled Process for Producing Surfactant Requires Considerable Change
THIS MONTH'S PUZZLER We make an anionic surfactant by reacting oleum with alkyl benzene in a continuous stirred-tank reactor ; see Figure 1 .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Investigators from Ohio State University Target Chemical Engineering
The chemical looping technology using biomass material as feedstock could provide a process that is environmentally attractive and sustainable."
Study Results from Ocean University of China Update Understanding of Chemical Engineering
Batch adsorption experiments were performed to evaluate the adsorption conditions, selectivity and reusability."
Data from Brookhaven National Laboratory Provide New Insights into Chemical Engineering
While formation of unstable fractal aggregates and flocs has been well-studied with both experiments and theory, the conditions that lead to stable, finite-sized clusters is not as well understood."
Findings from Singapore National University Yields New Data on Chemical Engineering
Researchers detail new data in Chemical Engineering. According to news reporting out of Singapore, Singapore, by VerticalNews editors, research stated, "This study proposes a facile method to fabricate thin film composite membranes with silver-polyethylene glycol PEGylated dendrimer nanocomposite coatings on the surface to reduce both bacteria and ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Market Report, "eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG - Alternative...
The firm invests in early and later Stage companies as well as SMEs. The firm's investment focus is in companies in information technology, communications, chemical engineering, new materials and optical technologies sectors.
New Year Ushers In New President for European Federation of Chemical Engineering
Professor Rafiqul Gani of the Technical University of Denmark , Lyngby, Denmark, will start a two-year term as president of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering on Jan. 1. "I will use my term of office to strengthen relationships between chemical engineers in Europe and set some clear goals around which both national societies and ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The City Wire
$3 million gift creates endowed UA engineering chair
University of Arkansas alumnus Kevin Brown and his wife, Marie, have created an endowed department head chair within the College of Engineering thanks to a $3 million gift.
Chemical Engineers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Collaborate To ...
Troy, N.Y. - Two chemical engineering professors at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are contributing to a collaboration among academia, industry, and the federal government to develop a method for rapidly manufacturing biologic drugs.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Developments in Sustainable Chemical and Bioprocess Technology
Developments in Sustainable Chemical and Bioprocess Technology is an emerging, multidisciplinary field with applications to the production of chemicals, fuels, materials, and pharmaceuticals.
Findings from University of La Rioja Provides New Data on Chemical Engineering
Researchers detail new data in Chemical Engineering. According to news originating from Logrono, Spain, by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "This paper presents a new control approach that maximizes pasteurization and stabilization levels of the sludge treated in Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digesters .
Study Results from Lappeenranta University of Technology in the Area of Chemical Engineering Reported
Organic filter aids, typically composed of cellulose, may be the preferred option in the case of bioprocesses because their energy content can be recovered together with the primary filter cake."
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Three deals mark Shanghai carbon trading start
Shanghai launched carbon emission trading today, carrying out three transactions on the first day.
Georgia Tech Grad Receives Rhodes Scholarship
Melissa L. McCoy, a 2012 graduate from Georgia Tech, was named a recipient of the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship over the weekend.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Straits Times
Students to earn WSQ certification while on industrial attachments
The interior of Institute of Technical Education college central in Ang Mo Kio which will house 5 satellite campuses .
Five UCSB Faculty Members Named Fellows by American Association for Advancement of Science
Five UC Santa Barbara faculty members have been awarded the distinction of Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
2 from Texas awarded Rhodes scholarships
Melissa McCoy and John Mikhael, both from Dallas, were among 32 Americans announced as winners Saturday by The Rhodes Trust.