He is the recipient of numerous awards including the Lewis Award, McAfee Award (Pittsburgh Section), and the Computers in Chemical Engineering Award, all given by AIChE, the Curtis McGraw Research Award, CACHE Computing Award Chemical Engineering Lecturer Award, given by ASEE, the INFORMS Computing Prize, the Presidential Young Investigator Award from the National Science Foundation, and an honorary doctorate in engineering sciences (Dr.-Ing. e.h.) from the Technical University of Berlin. He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and SIAM, and a member of the American Chemical Society, Mathematical Optimization Society and the National Academy of Engineering.
The Optimization of Chemical Engineering
1981 Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison
1979 MS, Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison
1977 BS, Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology
Engineering welcomes new ChemE head
Anne Skaja Robinson became the department head of chemical engineering at Carnegie Mellon University in November 2018.
CAPD partners with Eli Lilly on research collaboration
Carnegie Mellon and global pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Company have formed a research partnership to advance process systems engineering and optimization tools for accelerated product development in the pharmaceutical industry.
CAPD hosts annual meeting
The Center for Advanced Process Decision-making (CAPD) hosted its annual meeting at CMU on March 12 - 14
Biegler receives ASEE Lectureship Award
ChemE Head Larry Biegler for received the American Society of Engineering Education’s Lectureship Award. This award is presented to a distinguished engineering educator to recognize and to encourage outstanding achievement in an important field of fundamental chemical engineering theory or practice.