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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 […]

Jan 19, 2021  |  Research

The Artificial Chemist 2.0: From Lab Concept to Industrial Relevance

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Prof. Milad Abolhasani and his colleagues have developed a new technology, called Artificial Chemist 2.0, that allows users to go from requesting […]

Jan 16, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Congratulations to Graduate Student Jiaqi Yan

Ph.D. Student Jiaqi Yan has earned an impressive collection of awards based on her research work… Most recently she was the winner of the Best Poster Award at the ACS Rubber Division 2020 Student Colloquium. The poster, Functionalized Thermoplastic Elastomers: […]