Emeritus Professor Richard Kerekes Co-Recipient of Best Research Paper Award from TAPPI Journal

Richard Kerekes, Professor Emeritus in UBC’s Chemical and Biological Engineering Department, and co-author David  McDonald have received the 2018 Best Research Paper Award from the Journal of the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI). The publication, entitled “Rewet in Wet Pressing of Paper”, was recognized by the TAPPI Journal Editorial Board for its innovation, creativity, scientific merit, and clear expression of ideas.

The award will be presented at the TAPPI PaperCon Conference in Indianapolis, IN on May 6, 2019.