E. V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Recipients

Congratulations to past recipients of the E. V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, which stimulates fundamental research in industrial and engineering chemistry, the development of chemical engineering principles, and its application to industrial processes.


  • 2021 Yong Wang
  • 2020 Enrique Iglesia
  • 2019 Hariklia “Lili” Deligianni
  • 2018 Linda J. Broadbelt
  • 2017 Eleftherios Terry Papoutsakis
  • 2016 Michael Thackeray
  • 2015 Joseph R. Zoeller
  • 2014 Joan F. Brennecke
  • 2013 Esther S. Takeuchi
  • 2012 Michael F. Doherty
  • 2011 Norman N. Li
  • 2010 Gregory N. Stephanopoulos
  • 2009 Milorad (Mike) P. Dudukovic
  • 2008 Georges Belfort
  • 2007 Wolfgang F. Holderich
  • 2006 Liang-Shih Fan
  • 2005 Mark E. Davis
  • 2004 James E. Lyons
  • 2003 Leo E. Manzer
  • 2002 George R. Lester
  • 2001 John N. Armor
  • 2000 J. Larry Duda
  • 1999 Donald R. Paul
  • 1998 Stanley I. Sandler
  • 1997 Arthur W. Westerberg
  • 1996 Eli Ruckenstein
  • 1995 Charles A. Eckert
  • 1994 Edwin N. Lightfoot
  • 1993 James J. Carberry
  • 1992 Clarence D. Chang
  • 1991 Richard Alkire
  • 1990 L. E. Scriven
  • 1989 Warren E. Stewart
  • 1988 Jule A. Rabo
  • 1987 Wolfgang M. H. Sachtler
  • 1986 John H. Sinfelt
  • 1985 Michel Boudart
  • 1984 Robert K. Grasselli
  • 1983 Herman Pines
  • 1980 Milton Orchin
  • 1979 John M. Prausnitz
  • 1978 Donald F. Othmer
  • 1977 Alexis Voorhies, Jr.
  • 1976 James F. Roth
  • 1975 Donald L. Katz
  • 1974 Herman S. Bloch
  • 1973 Thomas K. Sherwood
  • 1972 Paul B. Weisz
  • 1971 Heinz Heinemann
  • 1970 Peter V. Danckwerts
  • 1969 Alex G. Oblad
  • 1968 Melvin A. Cook
  • 1967 Alfred Clark
  • 1966 Richard H. Wilhelm
  • 1965 Vladimir Haensel
  • 1964 Bruce H. Sage
  • 1963 Manson Benedict
  • 1962 Eugene J. Houdry
  • 1961 Olaf A. Hougen
  • 1960 Neal R. Amundson
  • 1959 Edwin R. Gilliland
  • 1958 duBois Eastman
  • 1957 Warren K. Lewis