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“Striving for Excellence”…………. tête-à-tête with Dr. Syeda Sultana Razia

“Striving for Excellence”…………. tête-à-tête with Dr. Syeda Sultana Razia

Email: fauzia_j27@hotmail.com Dr. Syeda Sultana Razia is a young, dynamic Professor and the Head of the Chemical Engineering Department, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET). Recently Ms. Fauzia Sultana interviewed her for ChE Thoughts. Confident, witty and always wearing...Continue reading)

Energy Audit: Cost-effective solutions for the industry in the era of energy crisis (part 2)

Energy Audit: Cost-effective solutions for the industry in the era of energy crisis (part 2)

M. Masum Jujuly Nuvan Featured Article: Received 7 July 2013; received in revised form 19 November 2013; accepted 11 December 2013; online published 9 January 2014. Scenario in Bangladesh Rapid growth of energy demand and insufficient public or private sector...Continue reading)

Derivatization of Cellulose Fibres — A Useful Prospect for Recycling Mill Waste

Derivatization of Cellulose Fibres — A Useful Prospect for Recycling Mill Waste

Fauzia Sultana Email: fauzia_j27@hotmail.com   Featured Article: Received 6 June  2013; received in revised form 28 August 2013; online published 14 September 2013   Abstract Sludge, which is a waste emerging from paper recycling plants is typically incinerated in the...Continue reading)

A Critical Analysis of Artificial Fruit Ripening: Scientific, Legislative and Socio-Economic Aspects

A Critical Analysis of Artificial Fruit Ripening: Scientific, Legislative and Socio-Economic Aspects

Mehnaz Mursalat, Asif Hasan Rony, Abul Hasnat Md. Sazedur Rahman, MD. Nazibul Islam, Mohidus Samad Khan 1* Department of Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh 1 Department of Chemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada * Corresponding Author: mohidus.khan@mcgill.ca...Continue reading)

The Last Lecture of Dr. A.K.M.A. Quader

The Last Lecture of Dr. A.K.M.A. Quader

K. M. Tanvir Ahmmed Email: k.ahmmed@mail.mcgill.ca   Expecting something out of the ordinary, I attended the last lecture delivered by Dr. A.K.M.A. Quader. My expectation fulfilled, I was mesmerized and I enjoyed every bit of the lecture! Public lectures titled,...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)

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)

Engineer, Educator and Administrator: Ronald W. Rousseau

Engineer, Educator and Administrator: Ronald W. Rousseau

Textbooks play an indispensable role in a student’s life. When freshmen start university, it is quite stereotypical to find them having a sketchy idea about the discipline they will be in for the next few years, especially one like chemical...Continue reading)