Professor Fengqi You was selected to receive the 2021 Sustainable Engineering Forum Education Award by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) to recognize his contributions and accomplishments on sustainability education. AIChE is the world’s leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, with more than 60,000 members from over 110 countries. The Sustainable Engineering Forum Education Award recognizes and honors an educator who has made outstanding contributions to sustainability education. Professor You was recognized for his contributions of integrating sustainability science into the undergraduate and graduate curriculum at Cornell and other institutions around the world, developing life cycle assessment (LCA) educational modules and materials, and training students through project teams on sustainable process design, LCA, sustainable campus, decarbonization, renewable transition, and sustainable energy systems analysis.
This award will be officially presented at the 2021 AIChE Annual Meeting in Boston, MA.