Awards and Honors

Laureate - Professor


Mr. Arthur D. Pelton, professor of chemical engineering, was named Emeritus Professor. Visionary, Dr. Pelton has innovated in many areas. His credits include FactSage software, the most important software package / base offered in the world of chemical reactions simulation at high temperature, the establishment of the Centre for Research in thermochemical calculation, and several tools, models and theories now integrated in reference books such as Physical Metallurgy.

This honour is awarded by Polytechnique Montreal to a retired professor in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the institution's mission. The title of professor emeritus is a very high distinction. It is honorary and does not involve any right nor any obligation for the recipient.