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Aug 6, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

CBE is #20 in the World

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), also known as the Shanghai Ranking, is an annual publication of world university rankings. According to the Wikipedia entry, “The league table was originally compiled and issued by Shanghai Jiao Tong University in […]

Aug 1, 2019  |  Research

Driving the Scalability of DNA Information Storage

This article is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Using DNA to store digital information – the ones and zeros that translate into text, images and the like – is […]

Jul 26, 2019  |  Alumni

Alums Kristen Krupa-Comfort and Elizabeth Nance – Career News

Alumni Dr. Kristen Krupa-Comfort (Ph.D. ’07) and Dr. Elizabeth Nance (B.S. ’06) have had important advances in their careers: Kristen has been selected as the Chair of the Department of Chemical, Materials, and Bioengineering at the University of Dayton. A […]

Jul 11, 2019

Alum Dr. John Weidner Appointed as Dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science at University of Cincinnati

Alum Dr. John W. Weidner (Ph.D. ’91) has been appointed as Dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Cincinnati. Weidner will join UC on August 12th, pending approval by the UC Board of Trustees. […]

Jul 8, 2019  |  Research

Wei Group Develops Portable Tech for Detecting Cyanotoxins in Water

This article is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Members of Professor Qingshan Wei’s research group have developed the first portable system – based on smartphone technology – that can test […]

Jun 10, 2019  |  Research

New Microneedle Technique Speeds Plant Disease Detection

This article is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Qingshan Wei and his colleagues have developed a new technique that uses microneedle patches to collect DNA from plant tissues […]