Mar 7, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Lilian Hsiao Receives NSF CAREER Award

Professor Lilian Hsiao has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award for her research proposal “Elastohydrodynamic lubrication of soft patterned interfaces.” The NSF describes CAREER awards as among its ” … most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty […]

Feb 26, 2021  |  Alumni

Alum Dr. Jeffrey Millman is a Biomedical Engineering Rising Star

Alum Dr. Jeffrey Millman (B.S. ’05) is the recipient of a 2021 Rising Star Award from the Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering Special Interest Group of the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES). According to the BMES, “The Rising Star Awards recognize a […]

Feb 24, 2021  |  Research

Professor Spontak and Colleagues Developed Self-Sterilizing Polymers Effective Against SARS-CoV-2

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Richard Spontak and his colleagues at NCSU, Boston University and Kraton Corporation have demonstrated a family of self-sterilizing polymers that are […]

Feb 22, 2021  |  Faculty

Granting Gifts of Appreciation

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Timothy Peeler, Communication Strategist in University Communications. Professor Christine Grant enjoys giving gifts… It’s a second-nature response to the crafting hobby she has cultivated throughout a lifetime of handiwork […]

Feb 9, 2021  |  Alumni

Alum Tomás Carbonell Joins the EPA Leadership Team

Alum Tomás E. Carbonell (B.S. ’02) is the newly-appointed Deputy Assistant Administrator for Stationary Sources in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Air and Radiation. According to the EPA news release, “The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced key […]

Feb 1, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Professors Milad Abolhasani and Stefano Menegatti Selected as University Faculty Scholars

Professors Milad Abolhasani and Stefano Menegatti have been selected as members of the 2020-2021 class of University Faculty Scholars. The University Faculty Scholars Program was established in 2012 by Chancellor Randy Woodson “to recognize and reward emerging academic leaders among […]