“Catalyst A or Catalyst B”
. Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, Illinois Institute of Technology , Chicago, IL , 2010.
Martha, a recent graduate of IIT, has been employed in the R & D Chemical Engineering Division of Larom for the past several months. The company is currently working on a method of improving the efficiency of catalysts that could eventually be used in the fuel cells of electric cars. Martha was hired because of the promising research she did with catalysts as a student at IIT as part of an IPRO project. Her Faculty Advisor, who was especially impressed with her work, was the one who recommended Martha for this position after graduation.