The EFCE has established a biennial (every two years) Excellence Award to recognise the PhD Thesis published in the preceding two-year period which demonstrates the most outstanding contribution to research and/or practice in CAPE - Computer Aided Process Engineering.
The call for nominations for the 2018 Excellence Award in Recognition of an Outstanding PhD Thesis on CAPE is open!
Deadline for submission of nominations: 31 December 2017
The Award will be presented at ESCAPE-28, which will be held in Graz, Austria, 10-13 June 2018.
The Award is sponsored by
Process Systems Enterprise Inc.
PSE is the world’s leading provider of advanced process modelling software and services to the process industries. The company’s gPROMS tools are used to explore the process decision space and optimise design and operation using high-fidelity mechanistic models and advanced global system analysis and optimisation techniques. The result is accelerated process development, better process design and operation, reduced technology risk and improved R&D efficiency. Key application areas are chemicals & petrochemicals production, formulated products manufacture, and oil & gas safety and production optimisation. PSE supports academic research and teaching in universities around the world via a dedicated PSE Academic operation.