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Chemical Engineering

Designing molecular technology for the 21st century with biology and chemistry


Henry C. Foley | Membership in Professional and Honorary Societies

  • Sigma Xi
  • Phi Lambda Upsilon
  • Sigma Pi Sigma
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • American Society for Engineering Educators
  • Fellow, American Institute of Chemists
  • America Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Electrochemical Society
  • Carbon Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • Materials Research Society
  • Philadelphia Catalysis Club
  • North American Catalysis Society

Professional Activities

    Off-Campus Extracurricular Teaching Industrial Catalysis Course
  • LaRoche Chemicals-- January 1998
  • Union Carbide Corporation--November 1996
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory--September 1996
  • UOP-- July 1995
  • ARCO Chemical-- January 1991
  • Exxon-- October 1990
  • Phillips Petroleum-- July 1990
  • Union Carbide-- May 1990
  • Amoco Chemical-- March 1990

On-Campus Extracurricular Teaching Chemistry of Catalytic Processes

June 1987 - June 1998

Industrial Consulting

  • DuPont Company Engelhard Corporation
  • W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Catalytica, Inc.
  • Rohm and Haas Company SPI Polyols
  • W. R. Grace and Company Johnson Matthey
  • Westvaco Monsanto
  • The Catalyst Group

Professional Societies

  • Session Co-Chair, AIChE Meeting, Dallas, October 1999, Catalyst Design
  • Past Chair, Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division, AIChE (November 1998)
  • Session Co-Chair, AIChE Meeting, Miami, November 1998, Catalyst Design
  • Chair, Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division, AIChE ( November 1997)
  • Vice Chair, Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division, AIChe (November 1996)
  • Present-Past Chairman, Philadelphia Catalysis Club (September 1996)
  • Chairman, Philadelphia Catalysis Club (September 1995)
  • Chairman-Elect, Philadelphia Catalysis Club (April 1994)
  • Chairman, Philadelphia Catalysis Club's Annual Student Poster Contest (January 1994)
  • Vice Chairman, Symposium on Membrane Reactors, AIChE Annual Meeting, St. Louis, Missouri (November 1993)
  • Director, Philadelphia Catalysis Club (September 1992-Present)
  • Program Chairman, Philadelphia Catalysis Club (September 1991-April 1992)
  • Session Chairman, Symposium on Octane and Cetane Enhancement Processes for Reduced Emission Motor Fuels, A C S National Meeting, San Francisco, California (April 1992)
  • Session Chairman, Symposium on Selectivity Control in Catalysis, A C S National
  • Meeting, New York, New York (August 1991)
  • Vice Chairman, Symposium on Electronic and Photonic Materials Processing: Chemical Aspects, AIChE Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois (November 1990)
  • Vice Chairman, Symposium on Ultramicroporous Carbons and Carbon Molecular Sieves for Catalysis and Separation, AIChE Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois (November 1990)

Professional Advisory Boards and Journals

  • Los Alamos National Laboratory, Catalysis Advisory Board
  • Editorial Board Member: Applied Catalysis, 1994 -
  • Editorial Board Member: Microporous Materials, 1992 - 1997
  • Reviewer for Journal of Catalysis, Applied Catalysis, Journal of the American Chemical Society, AIChE Journal, Chemical Engineering Science, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Microporous Materials, Carbon, Langmuir

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