COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Sept. 2, 2008 - Kenneth R. Hall,
associate director of the Texas Engineering Experiment Station
(TEES) and the Jack E. & Frances Brown Chair and professor in
the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas
A&M University, has been awarded the 2007 South Texas Section
Best Fundamental Paper Award from the American Institute of
Chemical Engineers (AIChE).
Hall co-authored the paper, "Improved equations for the
Standing-Katz tables" with Gustavo A. Iglesias-Silva, a visiting
professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering.
Hall and Iglesias-Silva will be presented the award this fall
during one of the AIChE Southwest Texas Section monthly
The article was published in the April 2007 edition of the
journal "Hydrocarbon Processing," which provides information to
technical and management personnel in petroleum refining, gas
processing, petrochemical/chemical and engineer/constructor
companies throughout the world.
AIChE is the world's leading organization for chemical
engineering professionals with more than 40,000 members from 93
Story by Timothy C. Schnettler, Texas A&M Engineering