May 23, 2018

Professor Fanxing Li is an Early Riser!

Professor Fanxing Li is an Early Riser! Early Riser in this case refers to his selection by the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) as one of twenty high-achieving researchers and educators under-40 who’ve demonstrated talent for teaching or research, […]

May 14, 2018  |  Students

Congratulations Graduates!

On Saturday, May 12, 2018, one hundred-forty-three CBE undergraduate students and thirty-one graduate students received their well-earned Chemical Engineering degrees at the NC State Commencement Ceremony. Twenty-seven of the graduate students received M.S. degrees and four received Ph.D. degrees. Among […]

May 12, 2018  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Carbonell Receives the UNC System 2018 O. Max Gardner Award

Professor Ruben G. Carbonell has been selected to receive the 2018 O. Max Gardner Award. The Award goes to “that member of the faculty of the Consolidated University of North Carolina, who, during the current scholastic year, has made the […]

May 8, 2018  |  Awards and Honors

2017-2018 CBE Student Awards and Honors

At the end of each academic year, we compile a list of awards and honors CBE students and faculty received throughout the year. A few are reported in web site news articles but most are not. This compilation is a […]

May 7, 2018  |  Events

2018 Spring Commencement Ceremonies

The Department Commencement Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 11th at 7:00 pm in the Talley Student Union State Ballroom. The University Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 12th at 9:00 am in the PNC Arena.

Apr 5, 2018  |  Research

CBE Faculty Take Lead on Two Major Research Initiatives

CBE Professors Fanxing Li, Henry Lamb and Phil Westmoreland have received funding for research work that centers on using newly-developed oxide materials that significantly improve the efficiency of two industrially-important chemical process operations. The funding is in the form of […]

Apr 2, 2018

Profs Westmoreland, Velev and Haugh Honored for Career Accomplishments

Professors Phil Westmoreland, Orlin Velev and Jason Haugh have received awards and honors based on professional accomplishments throughout their careers. Professor Westmoreland has been elected a member of the inaugural class of Fellows (a lifetime honorific title) of The Combustion […]

Mar 19, 2018  |  Research

Professor Menegatti to Lead NCSU Multidisciplinary Research Team

Professor Stefano Menegatti will lead a team of NC State researchers in a collaborative, multi-institutional project funded by the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL***). The NC State team comprises researchers in the Departments of Chemical and Biomolecular […]

Feb 26, 2018  |  Research

Abolhasani and Genzer Group Researchers Develop a ‘Green’ Technique to Boost Pharma Manufacturing Efficiency

About 70 percent of pharmaceuticals are manufactured using palladium-driven catalytic processes that are either fast or efficient – but not both. Collaborating researchers in the Abolhasani and Genzer research groups have developed a green chemistry method that combines aspects of […]

Feb 19, 2018  |  Students

CBE Student Chapter Kicks Off the AIChE Video Challenge

In January, the Executive Student Committee (ESC) of AIChE introduced its “Show-and-Tell Challenge,” a video challenge in which an AIChE Student Chapter has one month to produce and upload a short video about an interesting aspect of their Student Chapter, […]