Chemical engineering faculty receive research award

Published: Feb 12, 2007 4:29:09 PM
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Faculty members Harry Cullinan and Gopal A. Krishnagopalan, and post doctoral fellow Russell Hodges, all of the Department of Chemical Engineering in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, have been selected to receive the TAPPI Journal Editorial Board's 2006 Outstanding Research Paper Award. The winners will receive a plaque at the next TAPPI meeting.

Their paper, "Recent advances in the commercialization of NIR (near-infrared) based liquor analyzers in the pulping and recovery area," from the November 2006 issue of TAPPI Journal, was selected for the award from all peer-reviewed papers published during 2006. It ranked first based on the criteria of innovation, creativity, scientific merit and clarity.

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