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Sep 4, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

Envisioning Research

Graduate students Amber Hubbard, Taylor Neumann and Minyung Song and Professor Richard Spontak received awards for their entries in the University’s 2019 Envisioning Research contest. Initiated in 2016 as the NC State Research Image Contest, Envisioning Research was established as […]

Aug 28, 2019  |  Research

A New Generation of Antimicrobial Materials – Photosensitizers

This article is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Richard Spontak and his colleagues have developed two new types of elastomeric polymers with highly effective, broad-spectrum antimicrobial properties. This […]

Aug 27, 2019  |  Students

Alum Riley Reid is a High Flier

Riley Reid (B.S. ’19) might be the only CBE grad who knows what it’s like to work in zero gravity conditions. In November 2018, Riley and four of her teammates from Dr. Karen Daniels’ research group did that during flights […]

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 […]