Reaction Design Distinguished Speaker Video Series Presents Dr. Hasan Karim of GE Energy

San Diego, CA – January 26, 2011 – Reaction Design, the clean technology chemistry leader, announced today that a video interview with Dr. Hasan Karim, Technical Leader for Combustion and Emissions in the Advanced Technology organization of GE Energy (NYSE:GE), is available for viewing online as part of Reaction Design’s Distinguished Speaker Series.

“We are pleased to take part in Reaction Design’s Distinguished Speaker Series,” said Dr. Karim. “These videos are a great way to highlight ideas and methods being used to improve combustion efficiency and pollutant emissions industry-wide.”

The Distinguished Speaker Series showcases thought leaders in the automotive, energy and materials processing industries, as well as leading scholars from government and academia. Upcoming editions will touch on new topics and issues that impact our world, and are designed to encourage dialogue and raise awareness.  Dr. Charles Westbrook of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory was the inaugural speaker for the series, which debuted in summer 2010. 

“The Distinguished Speaker video series provides a unique opportunity to highlight topics that are important industry drivers,” said Bernie Rosenthal, CEO of Reaction Design.  “We thank Dr. Karim and the other speakers for their participation. Join the dialogue--let us know what energy- and combustion-related topics are of most interest to you.” 

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About Reaction Design
Reaction Design, a San Diego-based software supplier, enables transportation manufacturers and energy companies to rapidly achieve their Clean Technology goals by automating the analysis of chemical processes via computer simulation and modeling solutions. Reaction Design is the exclusive developer and distributor of CHEMKIN and CHEMKIN-PRO, the de facto standards for modeling gas-phase and surface chemistry, providing engineers ultra-fast access to reliable answers that save time and money in the Development process. Reaction Design’s ENERGICO software brings accurate chemistry simulation to gas turbine and boiler/furnace combustion systems using automated reactor network analysis. Reaction Design also offers the CHEMKIN-CFD software package, which brings detailed kinetics modeling to other engineering applications, such as Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) programs. Reaction Design’s world-class engineers, chemists and programmers have expertise that spans multi-scale engineering from the molecule to the production plant. Reaction Design serves more than 400 customers in the commercial, government and academic markets.

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