July, 2012

Managing Distributed Electricity Generation Sources in a Decentralized Architecture

Managing Distributed Electricity Generation Sources in a Decentralized Architecture

Md Salman Nazir Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Email Addresses: md.nazir@mail.mcgill.ca Research Notes: Received 04 November 2011; received in revised form 28 February 2012; online published 16 July 2012 Abstract Large scale integration of distributed...Continue reading)

Professor Dr. Sam Mannan Receives Doctoris Honoris Causa

Professor Dr. Sam Mannan Receives Doctoris Honoris Causa

Regents Professor Dr. M. Sam Mannan, holder of the T. Michael O’Connor Chair in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University was awarded the honorary degree of Doctoris Honoris Causa by the Senate of the Technical...Continue reading)

ICChE 2011 Poster Competition

ICChE 2011 Poster Competition

Fauzia Sultana Email: faujia_j27@hotmail.com There was an air of eagerness, anxiousness and surely competitiveness on the morning of ‘ICChE 2011 Poster Competition’, held on 30th December, 2011 at the Department of Chemical Engineering, BUET. One of the key attractions of...Continue reading)

ChE Undergraduate Thesis Competition 2011

ChE Undergraduate Thesis Competition 2011

  Of enthusiastic participants, a burning presentation session and a splendid award ceremony– the Chemical Engineering (ChE) Undergraduate Thesis Competition 2011 kicked off on 10th December, 2011. Aimed to create the opportunity to exhibit their research works to a wide...Continue reading)

Solar Water Splitting: A Step Towards Carbon-Free Energy and Environment

Solar Water Splitting: A Step Towards Carbon-Free Energy and Environment

Md. Golam Kibria Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Email Address: kibria.ca@gmail.com Research Highlights: Received 12 December 2011; received in revised form 24 June 2012; online published 16 July 2012   1. Global Energy Crisis Our...Continue reading)

A Brief Overview of Petroleum Oil Resources

A Brief Overview of Petroleum Oil Resources

Mohammed Samad AMEC Oil and Gas, Houston, USA Email: samad.buet@gmail.com Back to Basics–Technical Review : Received 28 April 2012; received in revised form 11 June 2012; online published 16 July 2012   The use of petroleum products play important role...Continue reading)

INEOS – A young chemical company

INEOS - A young chemical company

A young chemical company, Castner Kellner Alkali Co. Ltd started its journey from nearlythe 1890’s with the production of caustic soda, became INEOS in 1998 and is now a global manufacturer of petrochemicals and oil at 60 manufacturing plants in...Continue reading)

Of Persona, Substance and Vision: Dr. Nooruddin Ahmed

Of Persona, Substance and Vision: Dr. Nooruddin Ahmed

Fauzia Sultana Email: faujia_j27@hotmail.com   The society is an institution that fosters humanity. For centuries, it is the society where leaders, philosophers, educators, visionaries and so many others are nurtured. Down the new roads and alleyways of the society, men...Continue reading)

Nuclear Spent Fuel Disposal: Long Term Performances Challenges

Nuclear Spent Fuel Disposal: Long Term Performances Challenges

Kazi Mahmuda Tasneem Mimmi Email: moushumy@yahoo.com Received 30 January 2012; received in revised form 29 June 2012; online published 16 July 2012   Of the many issues that instigate the nuclear debate, none appears more unsettling and of so much...Continue reading)