October 10, 2011
Professor Michael Doherty Receives 2012 ACS Murphree Award
UCSB Chemical Engineering professor honored by ACS with 2012 E.V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry
UCSB Chemical Engineering professor Michael Doherty has received the 2012 E. V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry from the American Chemical Society (ACS). Doherty is Chair of the Chemical Engineering department at UCSB.
The purpose of the award is to stimulate fundamental research in industrial and engineering chemistry, the development of chemical engineering principles and their application to industrial processes. Honorees receive $5,000 with the award, which is sponsored by the Exxon Mobil Research and Engineering Company.
ACS will present Professor Doherty with the award in March 2012 at the 243rd ACS National Meeting in San Diego.