American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Baton Rouge Section


AIChE Baton Rouge Section
News & Activities

April 2015 Meeting Sponsored by BASF...

Date:Thursday, April 23, 2015
Place:BASF Geismar Administration Communications Conference Room
37269 Highway 30
Geismar, LA 70737
Speaker: Douglas Stoeckle, Manager of Analytical Services
Topic:Selected Topics of Analytical Services
Agenda: 5:30 — Social hour as guests arrive
6:00 — Presentation and dinner begin after chapter announcements
6:45 — Facility tour(s) begin - have TWIC card ready*
(* or provide last 4 digits of SSN in your RSVP)
7:15 — Meeting adjourns

Reservations:Make your reservations with chapter secretary William Buck at or by calling 225-612-6224 by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 to guarantee your spot on the tour!

AIChE Baton Rouge Seminar(7 PDHs)

Seminar Title: NFPA-20 Fire Water Pumps, Pipeline Hot Tapping & Plugging, Coastal Erosion, Residential Solar Power, Design Temperature for Engineers, Engineering Ethics.

7 Professional Development Hours (PDH’s)

When:  Friday, May 1, 2015
8:00am - 4:00pm
Where:  Holiday Inn South(upstairs meeting room)
9040 Airline Hwy, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
(225) 924-7021

   More Information on This SeminarDownload Registration Form

From the January 19th meeting at Mike Anderson's:

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Upcoming Events

May 01  Spring Seminar at Holiday Inn, Airline Hwy. S location
May 13  58th Annual Charles E. Coates Award Banquet, Ashley Manor (Date TBD)
July 23 (tenative)  2nd Annual Young (and Young-at-Heart) Professionals’ Trivia Night

Recent Events

March 19, 2015: monthly meeting, "A guided tour on how Tin Roof beer is made"

February 19, 2015: monthly meeting, jointly hosted with the Southwest Catalytic Society. "Controlling Zeolite Composition: Implications for Catalysis"

January 15, 2015: monthly meeting: "How is Chemical Engineering evolving? The role of computers in shaping the future of research, discovery, design, and education"

December 18, 2014: monthly meeting

November 22, 2014: Geaux Build (Community service event w/ LSU AIChE)

November 11, 2014: monthly meeting

November 7, 2014: AIChE Fall Seminar

October 23, 2014: Social Mixer w/ LSU AIChE + Mr. DallasCooley, CEO of Jeaux’s Boys BBQ Sauce, "Engineering Success: The Value of Softer Skills"

October 11, 2014: Super Science Saturday, LSU Pete Maravich Assembly Center

September 18, 2014: monthly meeting: "RTO and MPC Should Be the Repository for a Company’s Best Technology"

July 24, 2014: BR AIChE Young Professionals Trivia Event

May 8, 2014: Coates Award Banquet

May 2, 2014: Multi-topic Seminar

April 22, 2014: monthly meeting: "Microfluidic Technology"

March 18, 2014: monthly meeting: "2013 OSHA Update"

February 18, 2014: monthly meeting: "Southern Region EPC Business Outlook"

January 30, 2014: Question & Answer Panel with LSU Student Chapter

January 21, 2014: "New Insight into Combustion-Related Environmental Risks"

December 10, 2013: December Joint Meeting with New Orleans Section: "South Central Louisiana Technical College — Tour of Plant Operator and Instrument Technician Training Laboratories"

November 21, 2013: monthly meeting: "Louisiana Economic Development — Chemicals and Refining"

October 17, 2013: monthly meeting / joint meeting with ISA: "Common Misconceptions and Pitfalls in Alarm Management"

September 17, 2013: monthly meeting: "Deposition and Corrosion Control in Cooling Water Systems"


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