September 30th, 2014

Women in Chemical Technology: Takara Scott

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Takara Scott says that when other kids wanted to play with Barbies and watch Power Rangers, she wanted to play with a microscope and watch science documentaries.

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September 14th, 2014

AIChE YPC Newsletter – Fall 2014

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Issue 4 — Fall 2014

Welcome to 2014′s fourth edition of the Latest News. This newsletter is brought to you by the YPC News Team and is meant to give you the latest and greatest news and information from around the organization.


The Latest YPC News

Board of Directors Election

Introduction to the Virtual […]

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August 5th, 2014

Student Travel Grants for AIChE Annual Student Conference

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Travel Grants

This year, three $400 travel awards for the 2014 AIChE Annual Student Conference in Atlanta will be given to qualifying undergraduate students. Learn more details here and apply.

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August 4th, 2014

August 2014 CEP Preview

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CEP August 2014

This month, learn about smart grids, spay nozzle selection, the basics of chemical plant production capacity, and much more.

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July 31st, 2014

Chemical Engineers Develop Efficient Mercury Detection Device

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Chemical engineers have developed a new ultra-sensitive, low-cost and portable system for detecting mercury in environmental water.

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July 23rd, 2014

Human Platelets Generated in Vitro

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Blood cells

Researchers have successfully created a bioreactor that generates human platelets in vitro, potentially addressing blood transfusion needs worldwide.

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July 21st, 2014

AIChE’s Summer Conferences and Workshops

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AIChE Summer Conferences

Summer may mean vacations, but it also means career advancement and learning! Check out what’s going on this summer at AIChE conferences and workshops.

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June 27th, 2014

New Liquid Crystals Controlled by Magnetic Field

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LCD display

Newly developed liquid crystals that can be manipulated by external magnetic fields may open the door for the next generation of device displays and more.

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June 25th, 2014

Prototype for 60% Solar Cell Efficiency Unveiled

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Solar Cell

Sharp unveiled a small solar cell prototype that relies on exotic physics to double current solar cell efficiency.

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June 4th, 2014

Meet Nathan Kastner — Featured Student for June

By Douglas Clark | Comments (0)

Find out about this U Conn senior’s experience as a chemical engineering student and learn what he plans to do following graduation.

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