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Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering

Chemical Engineering

C. Stewart Slater

C. Stewart Slater



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

Contact Information
Phone: (856) 256-5312

Office: 336 Rowan Hall



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.


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.