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Y.A. Liu, EG70, receives 2010 Outstanding Career Achievement Award


Y.A. Liu, EG70, Chemical Engineering, Frank C. Vilbrandt Endowed Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Virginia Tech, was chosen as the recipient of the 2010 Outstanding Career Achievement Award. This award, the first to be given to a chemical engineering alumnus, is given on behalf of the School of Engineering and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and recognizes graduate alumni who have distinguished themselves in a career related to their field of study at Tufts. Professor Liu is an internationally recognized scholar in the areas of: computer-aided design of chemical processes; artificial intelligence in bioprocessing and chemical engineering; and green engineering, including pollution prevention, waste minimization, resource recovery, energy conservation, and process integration.