Student Poster Award Winners
Congratulations to the Student Poster Award winners from the AFS Next Generation Filter Media Conference.
L to R - 2nd place winner Ewa Sztuk and 1st place winner Joseph Mates
L to R - Jia Wang, Case Western Reserve University Ewa Sztuk, Warsaw University of Technology Wenping Li, Poster Awards Chair Jonathan Rajala, University of Akron
Joseph Mates from the University of Illinois Chicago won 1st place. Ewa Sztuk from Warsaw University of Technology won 2nd place. Jia Wang from Case Western Reserve University and Jonathan Rajala from the University of Akron tied for 3rd place. Congratulations to all the winners and poster contest submitters from the conference.
AFS Attendance Reaches Post-Recession Record
The 2014 American Filtration & Separations Society Fall Conference realized double attendance compared to the 2013 Fall Conference on a similar event covering the topic of filtration media; a positive sign the recession is drifting into the rear-view mirror and the industry is beginning to look forward positively toward the future. The 2014 Conference, titled Next Generation Filtration Media…Embracing Challenges, was held at the Hilton Rosemont at Chicago O’Hare Airport, October 13-16. Conference Co-Chairs were Andrew Goodby, Ahlstrom Filtration, LLC; Sebastian Stahl, DuPont and Sneha Swaminathan, Hollingsworth & Vose.Read more...
AFS Awards Presented at Spring Conference
(pictured left to right):
2014 Young Scientist, Sneha Swaminathan;
2014 Frank Tiller Award, Wenping Li;
2013 New Product Award, Filtration Media Category, Volumetric Woven Wire Mesh, GKD-USA;
AFS Chair, Mark Willingham;
2013 New Product Award, Biotechnology Category, Harvest Clear Filtration System, Parker Hannifin Dominick Hunter Division;
2013 New Product Award, Filtration Systems Category, Biogas Filtration and Cooling System, Parker Hannifin Hiross-Zander Division;
2014 Wells Shoemaker Award, Raymond Collins, Dow Chemical.