It is my pleasure to announced the winner of the Directors Award for the
Best Poster at the AIChE Annual Meeting. 

The winning poster is

Modeling of Tubular High-Pressure Polyethylene Reactors, Thomas Herrmann,
Markus Busch, Barbara Gall, Dieter Lilge, Gerd Mannebach and Iakovos
Vittorias, (1)Ernst-Berl-Institut für Technische und Makromolekulare Chemie,
TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, (2)Basell Polyolefine GmbH, a
LyondellBasell company, R & D, Frankfurt, Germany

Two honorable mentions were also given:

Parameter Estimation In Global Pharmacokinetic Models for Drug Delivery,
Andrej Mošať, Eric Lueshen, Cierra Hall and Andreas A. Linninger,
Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL


A New Approach to Model Identification In E. Coli Fed-Batch Fermentations,
Mariano Nicolas Cruz Bournazou, Harvey Arellano-Garcia, Peter Neubauer and
Günter Wozny, (1)Chair of Process Dynamics and Operation, Berlin Institute
of Technology, Berlin, Germany, (2)Chair of Bioprocess Technology, Berlin
Institute of Technology, Berlin, Germany