Jose Alberto Romagnoli
Jose Alberto Romagnoli obtained a B.S. degree, from National University of the South, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and a Ph.D. degree, from University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA, in chemical engineering in 1974 and 1980, respectively. In 2005, he was Gordon and Mary Cain Chair Professor of process systems engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La, USA; in 2001-2002, Head of the Chemical Engineering Department, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Canada; in 2001–2003, Member of International Advisory Board, Institute for Chemical and Engineering Science (ICES), Singapore. He worked as a Visiting Professor at the University of Minnesota in 1987-1988, University of California, Davis in 1988-1989 and 1990, UBA (Argentina) in 1996, and NTU (Singapore) in 2004. During 1986, he was a Consultant for the United Nations, in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil. Romagnoli was awarded the John Brodie Medal for contributions to chemical engineering by the Institution of Chemical Engineers, Melbourne, VIC, Australia (2005), the Centenary Medal of Australia by the Prime Minister of Australia for contributions to the field of chemical engineering (2003), Fellowship from Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering for contributions to the field of process systems engineering (1999), and Fellowship from the Institution of Chemical Engineers (1996). He has over 270 publications in international journals and proceedings.
Biography Updated on 18 August 2010