Professor Manousiouthakis to receive the Lawrence K. Cecil Award in Environmental Chemical Engineering
Professor Manousiouthaki will be presented with the Lawrence K. Cecil Award in Environmental Chemical Engineering of the AIChE Environmental Division at the 2010 Annual AIChE Meeting in Salt Lake City. This award recognizes an individual's outstanding chemical engineering contribution and achievement in the preservation or improvement of the environment.
James C. Liao, the Chancellor's Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, has been awarded the 2010 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for his work on "Recycling Carbon Dioxide to Biosynthesize Higher Alcohols".
Professor Jane Chang was appointed Associate Dean for Research and Physical Resources of the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science (HSSEAS).
Chancellor's Professor James C. Liao received two major AICHE institute awards at the 2009 Annual AIChE Meeting in Nashville, the James E. Bailey Award for Outstanding Contributions to the field of Biological Engineering and the Alpha Chi Sigma Award for Chemical Engineering Research.
Associate Professor Yi Tang received the Allan P. Colburn Award for Excellence in Publications at the 2009 Annual AIChE Meeting in Nashville.
Professor James Liao received the 2009 Marvin J. Johnson Award of the ACS Biochemical Technology (BIOT) Division, which recognizes outstanding research contributions to microbial and biochemical technology. Picture taken before the award lecture at the ACS meeting in Washington, DC in August 18, 2009.