Monthly Archives: November 2011

Rare Earth Metals: U.S. needs selfsufficiency

There are few products more in need of a revival of U.S. manufacturing than rare earth metals. Once an important producer, the U.S. ceded its position to China when prices fell sharply a number of years ago. But with prices now … Continue reading

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Chem.E. Challenges and Opportunities

For students considering Chemical Engineering as a major, as well as for those who have already decided on a career in Chemical Engineering, I recommend taking a look at two excellent references. They are not easy reading, as I will be the … Continue reading

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