The South Texas Section of the AIChE, in partnership with AIChE HQ, is hosting its 4th Regional Process Technology Conference at the South Shore Harbour Resort and Conference Center, on the shores of Clear Lake in League City, Texas, October 4 & 5, 2012.Read the rest of this entry »
Author: Michelle Sasson
In this TEDx Talk, Spitz talks about the renaissance in U.S. manufacturing and the role chemical engineers play it in.Read the rest of this entry »
With support of Petrobras, the 4th edition of CCPS Latin American Process Safety Conference will be held in Rio de Janeiro, July 3-5, 2012 with “Operational Discipline – Focusing on the Fundamental” as the theme.Read the rest of this entry »
The AIChE Annual Meeting is the premier educational forum for chemical engineers interested in innovation and professional growth. A wide range of subjects relevant to latest research and newest technologies in emerging growth areas will be covered.Read the rest of this entry »
Cato T. Laurencin, director of the Institute for Regenerative Engineering at the UConn Health Center, has been recognized in National Geographic’s issue among “Scientific Discoveries that Changed the World” for his work in regenerative medicine.Read the rest of this entry »
Surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation are the best known methods for treating cancer, but in this TEDTalk (see video at right), Bill Doyle discusses a new methodology: tumor treating fields. This new technology uses low-intensity electric fields to fight cancer. The electric fields attempt to interrupt cancer cell division.
What’s impressive about this method […]Read the rest of this entry »
Are you up on the latest in product and process development? Join us to broaden your knowledge and to discuss technical issues such as scale-up problems as well as non-technical issues, including effective communication with managers and other functions.Read the rest of this entry »
Pilgrim studios and the Discovery channel have teamed up to bring the new reality show competition “Top Engineer” to life. This competition show will bring together a handful of men and women to compete in challenges from various engineering disciplines at the WET facilities in California.Read the rest of this entry »
As a senior computer engineering major at The City College of New York, I’m faced with the question of whether graduate education is more, or less, important than a PE (professional engineer)—or are they equal? Most of my friends – and probably most undergrad engineering students – face this question.
I […]Read the rest of this entry »
This year’s meeting, Bionanoscience and Bioengineering for Translational Medicine, will foster greater knowledge exchange and collaboration in the areas of bioengineering and nanotechnology – two interdisciplinary fields that cut across and integrate various areas in science, engineering, and medicine to create breakthroughs in biomedical research.Read the rest of this entry »