address : 4400 MLK Blvd., PO Box 10009
Beaumont, Texas 77710

phone : +1 409 880 7011

Approval date : 21/12/2006

Home to 15,000 students, Lamar University is among the fastest growing Texas colleges and universities, and is a member of The Texas State University System.
LU offers more than 100 programs of study leading to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The 270-acre campus in Beaumont is about 90 miles east of Houston and about 25 miles west of Louisiana.

Process Systems Engineering/Safety and Reliability (S&R) Laboratory
The S&R lab is supervised by Dr. Peyton C. Richmond, Associate Professor in the Dan F. Smith Chemical Engineering Department at Lamar University. The following research projects are either in process or completed in the lab:

Using Big Data Methods to Identify and Assess Chemical Plant Transitions
Mitigating Plant Safety Risk During Chemical Plant Transitions
Novel Cyber-Physical Experiments to Teach Process Control and Process Safety
Industrial Distributed Control System (DCS) Applied to Chemical Engineering Education
The lab is located in the Charles and Eleanor Garrett Engineering Center addition of the Cherry Engineering Building, first floor room 3102.