News

Tue, 12/06/2016

New journal articles on global optimization problems authored by current and former members of PSEL have now appeared online with free access:

  • Differentiable McCormick relaxations in  Journal of Global Optimization (click here...
Fri, 09/16/2016

A new journal article on differential–algebraic equations (DAEs) by members of PSEL has now appeared in Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications with free access (click here). Nonsmooth equation-solving and optimization algorithms which require...

Tue, 07/12/2016

We are pleased to announce that PSE Laboratory alumnus Prof. Alexander Mitsos of RWTH Aachen has won the 2016 CAST Outstanding Young Researcher Award from AIChE’s CAST Division. PSE Laboratory alumnus Prof. Joseph Scott of Clemson University is the co-recipient of the 2016 David Smith Jr....

Thu, 02/04/2016

Using the Bakken shale play as a case study, the previous part of this two-part series demonstrated how small-scale mobile plants could be used to monetize associated or stranded gas effectively. In the...

Wed, 01/20/2016

Jose Alberto Gomez has been awarded a fellowship from the University Center of Exemplary Mentoring. This fellowship is awarded to outstanding doctoral students from underrepresented minorities and provides career path guidance with the aim of diversifying U.S. faculties in mathematics, sciences...

Thu, 11/19/2015

New journal articles authored by current and former members of PSEL have now appeared online with free access provided for a period of time:

  • Generalized derivatives of dynamic systems with a linear program embedded in Automatica (click...
Sun, 07/06/2014

Paul Barton is an author of a “Top Cited AIChE Journal Paper”. For the list of most cited papers of the AIChE Journal from 2010 to 2013, click here.

Fri, 06/20/2014

We are pleased to announce that Benoit Chachuat, a former PSEL postdoctoral fellow, and Ruth Misener, a former PSEL UROP, are recipients of the 2014 AIChE CAST Division Awards. Benoit has won the CAST Outstanding Young Researcher Award while Ruth has won the W. David Smith, Jr. Graduation...

Wed, 04/23/2014

The team of researchers at the MIT-Novartis Continuous Manufacturing Center has won the 2014 Council for Chemical Research Collaboration Award. This award celebrates the Center as an example of collaboration among university, industry and government laboratories which accelerates success for the...

Wed, 04/02/2014

Kamil Khan has been awarded the Argonne National Laboratory's 2014 Director’s Fellowship with the Mathematics and Computing Science Division. These awards are granted to outstanding scientists and engineers who show potential for being leaders in their fields. Kamil was selected from among many...