Monthly Archives: June 2018


Prof. You was selected to receive the 2018 CAST Outstanding Young Researcher Award. This award is presented by AIChE to honor an individual with outstanding contributions to the computing and systems technologies (CAST). Prof. You was recognized for “contributions to fundamental theory and applications of supply chain optimization, sustainability analytics, energy systems engineering, integrated process operations, and data-driven decision-making.” This award, sponsored by Air Products, consists of $3,000 and an award plaque. The award will be presented at the AIChE […]

CAST Outstanding Young Researcher Award


PEESE postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Chao Shang, has recently accepted an offer from Tsinghua University to join the faculty of the Department of Automation as a tenure-track Assistant Professor (starting fall 2018). This is a top-ranked department in the field of Control Science and Engineering at one of the world’s most prestigious institutions. Our heartfelt congratulations to Chao!

Chao joins Tsinghua faculty


In June 2018, another paper by Jiyao, titled “Integrated Hybrid Life Cycle Assessment and Optimization of Shale Gas.” (ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2018, 6 (2), pp 1803–1824), was selected to feature on the cover of June 2018 issue of ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. See the upper right graphic of the left cover art below. Two graduate students from Prof. José María Ponce-Ortega’s group, Aurora de Fátima Sánchez-Bautista and José Ezequiel Santibañez-Aguilar, visited PEESE in 2016. Their research work on pollution […]

ACS Journal Covers