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Department of Chemistry and Life Science : Display Biographical Details

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COL Russell Lachance

Academy Professor and Acting Deputy Head
US Army
Army Branch:
Corps of Engineers

Contact Information:
Phone: 845-938-3582

COL Lachance is an Academy Professor and the current Deputy Department Head. His teaching responsibilities include chemical engineering and general chemistry courses. COL Lachance is a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the American Chemical Society, the American Society of Engineering Educators and the Society of American Military Engineers. He serves on the West Point Energy Council, and is the Officer-in-Charge of the Cadet Spirit Band and Sprit Group. His research interests include waste-to-energy conversions, reactions in supercritical water and kinetic modeling.​