Award-winning Articles

Chemical Engineering Science: P. V. Danckwerts Memorial Lecture
The P.V. Danckwerts Memorial Lecture was established in 1985 to honor Prof. Peter V. Danckwerts as a leading scholar in the field of chemical engineering and for his contributions as an Executive Editor of Chemical Engineering Science, the second Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge, and past president of IChemE.  The Danckwerts Lecture is co-sponsored by Chemical Engineering Science, IChemE, AIChE, and EFCE, and is held in alternating years at the ECCE and AIChE meetings.

Read the 2013 Danckwerts special issue on molecular modelling in chemical engineering

Computers & Chemical Engineering: 2014 Best Paper Award
The Editorial Advisory Board of Computers & Chemical Engineering has assessed the papers published in 2014 in a three-stage process of nomination, critical evaluation, and voting. We are pleased to announce that the 2014 Best Paper of the Year Award goes to:

Scope for Industrial Applications of Production Scheduling Models and Solution Methods
Iiro Harjunkoski, Christos T. Maravelias, Peter Bongers, Pedro M. Castro, Sebastian Engell, Ignacio E. Grossmann, John Hooker, Carlos Méndez, Guido Sand, John Wassick

Volume 62, 5 March 2014, Pages 161-193

This article is freely available online until December 2016.

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Biochemical Engineering Journal Young Investigator Award
The Biochemical Engineering Journal Young Investigator Award recognizes outstanding excellence in research and practice contributed to the field of biochemical engineering by a young community member. Candidates must be less than 41 years of age by the nomination deadline.

The Young Investigator Award is presented on an annual basis at either the Annual AIChE meeting in conjunction with the Food, Pharmaceutical and Bioengineering (FPBE) Division (even years) or ECI’s Biochemical and Molecular Engineering Conferences (odd years).

The award consists of a cash prize of 2,500 U.S. Dollars and a plaque presented at the appropriate conference, at which the award recipient presents a keynote lecture. Award recipients are also invited to compose a review article for Biochemical Engineering Journal.

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Computers & Chemical Engineering Best Paper AwardNominations are now open for the Computers & Chemical Engineering 2015 Best Paper Award - vote for your favorite paper by completing the nomination form below. Find out more.

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