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The College of Engineering

C. Stewart Slater

Professor

C. Stewart Slater

Biography:

Ph.D. - Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University B. S., M.S. M.Ph. - Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University

Contact Information
Email: slater@rowan.edu
Phone: (856) 256-5312
Homepage: http://users.rowan.edu/~slater/index.html

Office: 336 Rowan Hall

Publications

RESEARCH AREAS

Membrane process research and development: pervaporation, reverse osmosis, nanofiltration, ultrafiltration, microfiltration. Green chemistry & engineering design, sustainable manufacturing, environmental metrics & LCA. Pharmaceutical, specialty chemical and biochemical engineering purification processes. Novel educational methods development in green engineering and separation science and technology. Experimental methods development, laboratory and pilot plant development.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Slater, C.S.; Savelski, M.J. "Partnerships with the Pharmaceutical Industry to Promote Sustainability," World Transactions on Engineering and Technology Education, 9, 6-11, 2011.

Raymond, M.J.; Slater, C.S.; Savelski, M.J.; "LCA Approach to the Analysis of Solvent Waste Issues in the Pharmaceutical Industry," Journal of Green Chemistry, 12, 1826-1834, 2010.

C.S. Slater, M.J. Savelski, W.A. Carole, D.J.C. Constable, "Solvent Use and Waste Issues," Chapter 3, in Green Chemistry in the Pharmaceutical Industry, P. Dunn, A. Wells, T. Williams, Eds., Wiley-VCH Verlag Publishers, Weinheim, Germany, 49-82 2010, C.S. Slater, M.J. Savelski, W.A. Carole, D.J.C. Constable

M.J. Savelski, C.S. Slater, C.A. Del Vecchio, A.J. Kosteleski, S.A. Wilson, "Development of Problem Sets for K-12 and Engineering on Pharmaceutical Particulate Systems," Chemical Engineering Education, 44, 50-57, 2010

C. S. Slater, M.J. Savelski,"Towards a Greener Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Environment", Innovations in Pharmaceutical Technology, 29, 78-83, 2009

C.S. Slater, C.A. McGinness, M.J. Savelski,"Pervaporation Study for the Dehydration of Tetrahydrofuran - Water Mixtures by Polymeric and Ceramic Membranes," Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 43, 1673-1684, 2008.

C.S. Slater and M.J. Savelski, "A Method to Characterize the Greenness of Solvents used in Pharmaceutical Manufacture," Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 42(11), 1595-1605, 2007.

D. Shonnard, A. Lindner, N. Nguyen, R. Subamatram, D. Fichana, R. Hesketh, C.S. Slater, R. Engler, "Green Engineering - Integration of Green Chemistry, Pollution Prevention, and Risk Based Considerations," Chapter in Handbook of Industrial Chemistry and Biotechnology, J. Kent, ed., Springer Publishers, New York, Chapter 6, 210-270, 2007.

C.S. Slater, R.P. Hesketh, D. Fichana, J. Henry, A.M. Flynn, M. Abraham, "Expanding the Frontiers for Chemical Engineers in Green Engineering Education," International Journal of Engineering Education, 23(2) 309-324, 2007.

C.S. Slater, T. Schurmann, J. MacMillian, A. Zimarowski, "Separation of Diacetone Alcohol - Water Mixtures by Membrane Pervaporation," Separation Science and Technology, 41, 1-21, 2006.

C.S. Slater, M.J. Savelski, R.P. Hesketh, "Academic - Industrial Partnerships to Advance Pollution Prevention," Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, 2006.