Archive:September, 2014

September 29th, 2014

Texas A&M Qatar Starts Gas and Fuels Research Center to Promote Innovation

By Kent Harrington | Comments (0)
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Texas A&M just approved the new Qatar Gas and Fuels Research Center, which will serve as a collaborative hub to produce and explore the deluge of shale gas.

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September 26th, 2014

Fall 2014 Virtual Career Fair – Jobseekers

By Idell Bryan | Comments (0)
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Register and begin searching for jobs and apply for positions now. The Fall 2014 Virtual Career Fair will open November 5, 2014 at 12:00 PM ET.

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September 26th, 2014

Sustainable Packaging Symposium 2014 (SPS ’14)

By Idell Bryan | Comments (0)
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SPS’14 focuses on the impact of processes on natural resources, technology innovations, consumer mindsets, and economic interest in new biopolymers.

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September 26th, 2014

2014 AIChE Gala

By Idell Bryan | Comments (0)
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AIChE’s 2014 Gala will be held on Friday, December 5th, at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. This year’s gala centers on the theme, “Engineering Diversity.”

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September 25th, 2014

Q&A: Meet the 2014 Candidates – Part 4

By Douglas Clark | Comments (0)
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This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series 2014 AIChE Board Elections

Get to know this year’s candidates as they recall their fondest moments as young engineers.

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September 24th, 2014

2014 Annual Meeting Workshop – Professional Integrity: Best Practices for Publishing Your Work

By Idell Bryan | Comments (0)
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This workshop is designed to promote a better understanding of how to prepare a manuscript for publication with professional integrity.

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September 23rd, 2014

Video Tutorial: Degrees of Freedom

By Douglas Clark | Comments (0)
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What is a degree-of-freedom analysis, and how can you use it to analyze engineering problems? Brush up on basics in this short video tutorial.

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September 22nd, 2014

Northwestern’s MacArthur Winner Thought Call From Foundation Was a Joke

By Kent Harrington | Comments (0)
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For a former Eagle Scout and Cambridge scholar, what’s the surest way to vault into America’s top 1%? A MacArthur Grant is certainly one way.

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September 19th, 2014

Souping-Up Bio-Waste into Supercapacitors

By Kent Harrington | Comments (0)
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Mitlin converted industrial hemp waste into a graphene-like nanomaterial for a fraction of the cost – $500 a ton – and it actually outperformed graphene.

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September 18th, 2014

Elements of Fun

By Cindy Mascone | Comments (0)
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CEP editor in chief Cynthia Mascone takes a look at the periodic table, with plenty of trivia and fun. How well do you know the periodic table?

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