Archive:March, 2014

March 31st, 2014

2014 Spring Young Professionals Social [Photos]

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Young professional chemical engineers got to know each other better at this year’s social held at Gordon Biersch in the heart of New Orleans.

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March 31st, 2014

Interview with 2014 Opening Keynote William Banholzer

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William Banholzer sums up his opening keynote speech from the 2014 AIChE Spring Meeting and GCPS. Hear his thoughts on the role of chemical engineers in shaping the future and in solving the world’s grand challenges.

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March 31st, 2014

2014 AIChE Spring Meeting & 10th GCPS Opening Reception [Photos]

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The 2014 AIChE Spring Meeting & 9th Global Congress in New Orleans began on Sunday, March 30th with a joint opening reception. See pictures from the event.

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March 31st, 2014

Daily Highlights: Monday, March 31st

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A quick listing of Monday’s highlights for the Spring Meeting and GCPS.

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March 30th, 2014

2014 Spring Meeting Student Program Kick-Off

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The Student Program launched with a greeting from 2014 AIChE President Otis Shelton and Spring Meeting Program Co-Chair Meagan Lewis. This year, the program includes an industry leader panel, networking, a plant tour, and more.

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March 30th, 2014

Download the AIChE Spring Meeting App

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Make the most of your time in New Orleans with the AIChE Spring App for tablets and phones.

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March 28th, 2014

Making Fracking Water Drinkable Again

By Kent Harrington | Comments (0)
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Oasys Water can recycle fracking water, reducing water disposal by 80 percent and cutting the cost by up to 30 percent, thus making it cheaper than hauling water away.

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March 27th, 2014

New Biofuel Surpasses Fossil Fuels in Audi’s Lab Tests

By Kent Harrington | Comments (0)
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Audi tested Joule’s latest version of its bio-ethanol. Test results were conclusive: unlike fossil fuels, fewer emissions are generated when they are burned.

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March 26th, 2014

Can Israel Save California from Its Epic Drought?

By Kent Harrington | Comments (0)
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This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Water Innovations

As California runs low on potable water amidst a severe drought that has led to forest fires and idle farmland, desalination and drip irrigation could help.

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March 25th, 2014

Whatever You Do, Don’t Look Down

By Cindy Mascone | Comments (0)
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Texting, calling, checking the time in a meeting—which is acceptable, and under what circumstances? See how your cell phone etiquette measures up against the average business person.

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