UB - University at Buffalo, The State University of New York Chemical and Biological Engineering
 portrait of faculty member Lockett

Michael J. Lockett


203A Furnas Hall
(716) 645-1303
Fax: (716) 645-3822

Short bio Research


DSc University of London Chemical Engineering 1997
PhD University of Cambridge, Trinity College Chemical Engineering 1967
BSc (Eng) Imperial College, London Chemical Engineering 1964


Professional Experience

University at Buffalo, Chemical & Biological Engineering, Professor 2008-present
Koch-Glitsch, Consultant 2007-2015
Praxair, Corporate Fellow 1982-2007
University of Manchester, Lecturer in Chemical Engineering 1968-1982
Texas A&M University, Visiting Professor of Chemical Engineering 1977-1978
BP Chemicals, Development Chemical Engineer 1967-1968


Honors and Awards

Member of the National Academy of Engineering 2008
Praxair Technology Hall of Fame 2007
Western New York Pioneer of Science Award: Presented by Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute 2006
Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering 2004
Honors Award, AIChE, Separations Division 2002
Chemical Engineering Magazine Biennial Award for Personal Achievement in Chemical Engineering 2000
Praxair Technology Innovation Award 1999


Professional Service

Executive Committee of Fractionation Research, Inc. 2007-2015
Chemical Engineering Peer Committee, National Academy of Engineering 2009-2012
Technical Committee of Fractionation Research, Inc. 2002-2007
Editorial Advisory Board of Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 1999-2002
Subject Editor for Transactions of the Institution of Chemical Engineers 1995-2002
Past Member of the Editorial Board of Gas Separation and Purification  
Past Area Chair for Distillation and Absorption, AIChE Separations Division  
AIChE Representative on the Working Party for Distillation, Absorption and Extraction, European Federation of Chemical Engineering 1982-2007
Secretary, Fluid Separation Processes Group, Institution of Chemical Engineers 1976-1982


Last Updated: April 2009