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ChemE Bruce A. Finlayson Lecture: Prof. L. Gary Leal
WhenMonday, May 22, 2017, 4 – 5 p.m.
Campus locationPhysics / Astronomy Auditorium (PAA)
Campus room118
Event typesAcademics, Lectures/Seminars, Special Events

Chemical Engineering Annual Bruce A. Finlayson Lecture

The Lecture, named in honor of Dr. Bruce A. Finlayson, Rehnberg Chair Professor Emeritus of Chemical Engineering, features distinguished chemical engineers who demonstrate exceptional scholarship, teaching, and service in their field. Dr. Finlayson has taught chemical engineering and applied mathematics at the University of Washington for 40 years, serving as chair of the Chemical Engineering Department from 1989 to 1998. He received the prestigious Walker Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineering for his contributions to chemical engineering literature. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and served as president of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers. Past Finlayson Lectures featured Drs. Eric W. Kaler (2013), John F. Brady (2014), Klavs Jensen (2015) and Ed Cussler (2016).

Prof. L. Gary Leal, Research Professor and the Schlinger Professor of Chemical Engineering (Emeritus) of University of California Santa Barbara, presents "The Dynamics of Polymeric Solutions: Polymer Migration and Inhomogeneous Flow Effects"…
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