OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Engineer honored

03/23/1999

CORVALLIS - The Colorado School of Mines will present Octave Levenspiel, a professor emeritus of chemical engineering at Oregon State University, with an honorary doctoral degree at an upcoming commencement ceremony.

Levenspiel is an expert in the design of chemical reactors and fluidization. He received his doctorate in chemical engineering from OSU in 1952 and joined the OSU faculty in 1968.