Tuesday, November 18, 2008: 12:30 PM-7:30 PM
Salon E (Marriott Philadelphia Downtown)

AIChE Centennial: ChE Research and Technology - Past and Future (TH)

#325 - Hundred Years of Advancements in Fuels and Petrochemicals (TH026)
This session will be a featured session in the fall meeting of AIChE’s centennial year where a select group of invited speakers will address the key developments in the field of fuels and petrochemicals over the past hundred years. The emphasis will be on the history of advancements in the Fuels and Petrochemicals area, as well as opportunities and challenges for the next hundred years. Focus will be in the areas of of technology, operations, support services and marketing in the field of LNG, Refining, Chemicals and Petrochemicals
Cochairs:Lori T. McDowell
Syamal K. Poddar
R.G. Mallinson
CoSponsor(s):Fuels and Petrochemicals Division (16)
12:30 PMBuilding on History: Pathways to Energy Independence and Sustainability through Gasification and Sequestration
Judd Swift
1:30 PMA Century of Petrochemical Advances
Bipin V. Vora, Peter R. Pujado
2:00 PMThe Role of Industrial Gases in Fuels & Petrochemicals: Past, Present, and Future
Dante Bonaquist
2:30 PMHistory of the Development of Lng Technology
Chen-Hwa Chiu
3:00 PMIntermission
3:40 PMGasification at a Crossroad
Amos Avidan, Lee Schmoe
4:20 PMPast 100 Years of Refining and Future Expectations
Irv Wiehe
4:50 PM100 Years of Petroleum Refining Catalysts
E. Thomas Habib
5:20 PMReception

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