Brian Davison has been elected a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.The fellowship is AIChE's highest grade of membership and honors senior member who have made meaningful impacts to the chemical engineering profession. Brian is the chief scientist for the Systems Biology and Biotechnology Initiative as well as the science coordinator for the BioEnergy Science Center.
In a career spanning 30 years of bioprocessing research, Brian has been involved in numerous biotechnology projects and received numerous accolades for his work, including a 1997 R&D 100 Award for an integrative process to develop industrial chemicals using Escherichia coli.
He has published more than 145 research publications and holds nine patents. Davison earned his doctorate in chemical engineering from the California Institute of Technology.