Congratulations to Dr. John Grace who received the DuPont Particle Technology Forum Award during the 2012 AIChE Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, Oct. 28 – Nov. 1, 2012. This award recognizes a forum member’s lifetime outstanding scientific/technical contributions to the field of particle technology, as well as leadership in promoting scholarship, research, development, or education in this field. The 2012 award was presented to John R. Grace for his outstanding contribution in research and education in chemical engineering and for being one of the leading researchers in fluidization and multiphase systems. More information can be found here.
Professor John Grace also received the 2012 Montreal Medal (a Chemical Institute of Canada award) during the 2012 CSChE conference October 14-17, Vancouver BC. Dr. John Grace gave a plenary lecture entitled “Reflections on the Role and Future of Chemical Engineering” at the conference.