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11/17/2023 — ChE Seminar: Prof. Fanxinf Li, North Carolina State University

12/1/2023 — ChE Seminar: Prof. Jeetain Mittal, Texas A&M University


ChE News


Jerry Forest CCPS Fellow

LSU ChE adjunct professor, Jerry Forest has been elected as Fellow for the Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS)

November 15, 2023

CCPS is an organization within AIChE, with over 200 members, that identifies and addresses process safety needs in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and petroleum industries. Professor Forest has held various leadership positions in AIChE and CCPS including past chair of the Process Safety Division, past vice chair of CCPS Planning Committee, PPSS Symposia chair, industry chair on 7 CCPS projects, and participation in over 20 projects.




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LSU Engineering Researchers Seek Advancements in Underwater Construction

November 15, 2023

BATON ROUGE, LA – LSU Civil and Environmental Engineering Assistant Professor Yen-Fang Su and LSU Chemical Engineering Assistant Professor Yaxin An are exploring the potential of additive manufacturing as an autonomous, advanced construction method to overcome the challenges of underwater construction—such as severe working conditions, restricted access, and potential ecological damage. Read more







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