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Sep 18, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Joe DeSimone is a Recipient of the 22nd Heinz Award

Professor Joe DeSimone is a recipient of the 22nd Heinz Award. Created to honor the memory of the late U.S. Senator John Heinz, and now in its 22nd year, the Heinz Awards program recognizes “remarkable contributions in five areas of […]

Sep 11, 2017  |  Research

Velev Group Develops Technique for Printing 3-D Silicone Structures in Water

Using the principles behind the formation of sandcastles from wet sand, members of Dr. Orlin Velev’s research group have achieved 3-D printing of flexible and porous silicone rubber structures through a new technique. The technique can be used in a […]

Sep 9, 2017  |  Research

Li Research Group Advances Green Technologies

Members of Dr. Fanxing Li’s research group have significantly boosted the efficiency of two important chemical reaction techniques: splitting water to create hydrogen gas; and splitting carbon dioxide (CO2) to create carbon monoxide (CO). The products are valuable feedstocks for […]

Aug 15, 2017  |  Alumni

Alums Lane Daley and Jeffrey Millman Receive AICHE 35 Under 35 Awards

Two CBE alumni, Lane Daley (’11) and Jeffrey Millman (’05), are members of the inaugural group of recipients of the AIChE 35 Under 35 Award. The award “was created to acknowledge the successes of some of AIChE’s youngest members, all […]

Aug 11, 2017  |  Events

CBE Hosts ASEE Summer School

Founded in 1893, the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) is “a nonprofit organization of individuals and institutions committed to furthering education in engineering and engineering technology.” Once every five years since 1931, the ASEE Chemical Engineering Division convenes its […]

Jul 26, 2017  |  Alumni

Alum Dane Grismer Receives NC State Professional Development Award

Alum Dr. Dane Grismer (B.S. ’09), a Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Velev’s group, has been awarded the NC State Professional Development Award for Postdocs. Established in 2013, the Award is designed to assist postdoctoral scholars pursuing professional development or […]

Jul 24, 2017  |  Research

Dickey Group Technology is Essential to New Electronic Wearable Device

Early in his career as a CBE faculty member, Dr. Michael Dickey and his research group made pioneering advances in the area of stretchable wires and electronics. Using a liquid metal of gallium and indium – a common, non-toxic alloy […]

Jul 16, 2017  |  Faculty

Professors Velev and Westmoreland Honored by the AIChE

Professors Orlin Velev and Phil Westmoreland have been selected to receive two of the highest awards bestowed by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Professor Velev is the recipient of the 2017 Andreas Acrivos Award for Professional Progress in […]

Jul 15, 2017  |  Alumni

Alum Ezinne Achinivu is a Fulbright Scholar

Alum Dr. Ezinne Achinivu (Ph.D ’14), was recently selected to be a Fulbright Scholar. The prestigious, Fulbright Program seeks to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries via the exchange of people, knowledge and […]

May 18, 2017  |  Faculty

In Honor of Professor Keith E. Gubbins

On April 30-May 1, the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering celebrated the career and scientific contributions of Professor Keith E. Gubbins with the Symposium on Molecular Theory and Modeling: In Honor of the 80th Birthday of Professor Keith E. […]