Introduction to A Special Section On The Patten Centennial Scientific Workshop: The Next Millennium in ChE


  • Christine M. Hrenya University of Colorado
  • H. Scott Fogler University of Michigan


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Author Biographies

Christine M. Hrenya, University of Colorado

Christine M. Hrenya is an associate professor of chemical and biological engineering at the University of Colorado. She joined the faculty after receiving her B.S. from The Ohio State University and her Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University. She has given over 50 invited lectures on her research in particle technology, the current emphasis of which is granular flows, fluidization, aerosol dynamics, and related computational methods.

H. Scott Fogler, University of Michigan

H. Scott Fogler. After receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Colorado, he joined the University of Michigan where he is currently the Ame and Catherine Vennema Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering. He is author of the text Elements of Chemical Reaction Engineering. His current research interests are in the areas of colloids, wax gellation kinetics, dissolution kinetics of zeolites, and the pharmacokinetics of acute toxicology. He has graduated 36 Ph.D. students in these and related areas.