Jan 19, 2022  |  Research

Professor Albert Keung Receives NSF CAREER Award

Professor Albert Keung has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award for his research proposal, “A Synthetic Biology Platform to Map and Engineer the Diverse Epigenetic Space.” The NSF describes CAREER awards as among its ” … most prestigious […]

Jan 14, 2022  |  Awards and Honors

Tyler Void Honored with an AIChE Minority Scholarship Award

Tyler Void, a junior-level CBE student, has received an AIChE Minority Scholarship Award from the Minority Affairs Committee of the AIChE. The Minority Affairs Committee encourages, promotes, and enhances educational opportunities for under-represented populations in chemical engineering. Void is from […]

Jan 11, 2022  |  Alumni

Honoring the 2021 CBE Distinguished Alumni

On December 3, 2021, the department hosted a luncheon to honor four of our graduates with CBE Distinguished Alumni Awards and one graduate with the CBE Distinguished Young Alumni Award. Established in 2016, the awards are intended to celebrate and […]

Jan 2, 2022  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Christine Grant is the 2022 AIChE President

On January 1, 2022, Professor Christine Grant commenced her term as president of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). With more than 60,000 members from more than 110 countries the AIChE is the premier technical society in the world […]

Dec 16, 2021

Professor Milad Abolhasani recognized as one of the most influential researchers of 2021

Milad Abolhasani, Associate Professor & University Faculty Scholar, has been named an influential researcher by the largest and most-cited general chemical engineering research journal in the world. Earlier this month, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (I&EC Research) selected Abolhasani as […]

Dec 6, 2021  |  Research

Genes Can Respond to Coded Information in Signals

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Albert Keung and his colleagues have demonstrated that genes are capable of responding to coded information in light signals in predictable ways, […]