Jason M. Keith

ElmoreProfessor, Director, and Earnest W. Deavenport, Jr. Chair
Office: 330 Swalm
Email: keith@che.msstate.edu
Phone: 662-325-2480
Vita: Pdf

Education
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 2001
B.S., The University of Akron, 1995

Appointments
Assistant Professor, Michigan Technological University, 2000-2006
Associate Professor, Michigan Technological University, 2006-2011
recommended for promotion to Professor, Michigan Technological University, 2011

Professional Memberships
American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

Professional Activities
Hydrogen Education Page
Trustee of the CACHE Corporation
Publications Board, Chemical Engineering Education
2nd Vice Chair, Education Division, American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Awards Co-Chair, Chemical Engineering Division, American Society for Engineering Education

Honors and Awards
Joseph J. Martin Award, American Society for Engineering Education (2011)
Academy of Teaching Excellence, Michigan Technological University (2010)
Frederick D. Williams Instructional Innovation Award, Michigan Technological University (2010)
Finalist, Michigan Technological University 2010 Distinguished Teaching Award, Professor / Associate Professor Category (2010)
AIChE Teacher of the Year Award (2010)
Omega Chi Epsilon Teacher of the Year (2008, as selected by the Junior class)
Ray W. Fahien Award, American Society for Engineering Education (2008)
Omega Chi Epsilon Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award (2003)
Omega Chi Epsilon Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor (2003)
3M Nontenured Faculty Grant (2003)
Omega Chi Epsilon Teaching Excellence Award (2002)
Eli and Helen Shaheen Graduate School Award, University of Notre Dame (2000)

Selected Publications
J. M. Keith*, D. P. Visco, D. L. Silverstein, and L. G. Bullard, “Ideas to Consider for New Chemical Engineering Educators: Part 2 (Courses Offered Later in the Curriculum),” Chemical Engineering Education, 44(4), 306-317 and 298, 2010.
D. Lopez Gaxiola, J. M. Keith*, N. Mo, J. A. King, and B. A. Johnson, “Predicting Thermal Conductivity of Multiple Fillers in Polypropylene Based Resins”, Journal of Composite Materials, 45(12), 1271-1284 (2011).
D. Lopez Gaxiola, M. M. Jubinski, J. M. Keith*, J. A. King, and I. Miskioglu, “Effects of Carbon Fillers on Tensile and Flexural Properties in Polypropylene-Based Resins,” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 118(3), 1620-1633 (2010).
D. Huang and J. M. Keith*, “Parametric and Sensitivity Analysis of Diesel Particulate Filter Regeneration,” International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering, 7, A56:1-24 (2009).
D. Lopez Gaxiola, J. M. Keith*, J. A. King, and B. A. Johnson, “Nielsen Thermal Conductivity Model for Single Filler Carbon/Polypropylene Composites,” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 114, 3261-3267 (2009).
J. M. Keith*, J. A. King, I. Miskioglu, and S. C. Roache, “Tensile Modulus Modeling of Carbon Filled Liquid Crystal Polymer Composites,” Polymer Composites, 30, 1166-1174 (2009).
J. M. Keith*, J. A. King, and B. A. Johnson, “Electrical Conductivity Modeling of Carbon Filled Polypropylene Based Resins for Fuel Cell Bipolar Plate Applications,” Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems, 11, 253-257, (2008).
D. A. Crowl and J. M. Keith*, “Explaining the Convective Term in the Navier-Stokes Equation,” Chemical Engineering Education, 41 (2), Teaching Tip located inside front cover (2007).
H. Zheng and J. M. Keith*, “Averaging Theory for Diesel Particulate Filter Regeneration,” AIChE Journal, 53, 1316-1324 (2007).
F. L. Chan and J. M. Keith*, “Designing Reverse Flow Packed Bed Reactors for Stable Treatment of Volatile Organic Compounds,” Journal of Environmental Management, 78, 223-231 (2006).
H. Zheng and J. M. Keith* (by invitation), “Thermal Stability of Chemical Reactors,” in Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing, Sunggyu Lee, editor, (ISBN 08247555634), Taylor & Francis, Inc., New York, Vol. 4, pp. 2997-3008 (2005).