Bentley Granted SBE Award for Excellence in Biochemical Engineering
Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices Director and Fischell Department of Bioengineering Professor William E. Bentley was named the recipient of the 2021 American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Society for Biological Engineering (SBE) Daniel I.C. Wang Award for Excellence in Biochemical Engineering. This annual award recognizes individuals for their contributions to the field and to the practice of biochemical engineering through their position in industry or academia as exemplified by Professor Daniel I.C. Wang of MIT. Wang is credited with making tremendous contributions to the biochemical engineering profession and biotechnology community, both in this country and internationally.
In recognition, Bentley will present a lecture on Nov. 9, as part of the AIChE Annual Meeting in Boston, Mass.
AIChE is a professional society of more than 60,000 chemical engineers in 110 countries. Its members work in corporations, universities, and government using their knowledge of chemical processes to develop safe and useful products for the benefit of society.
October 14, 2021