Awards and Honors

Nov 3, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Dr. Velev Receives the R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension

Dr. Orlin Velev, the INVISTA Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has been selected as the 33rd recipient of the R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension. The Award is the most prestigious award […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 16, 2017  |  Faculty

Professors Velev and Westmoreland Honored by the AIChE

Professors Orlin Velev and Phil Westmoreland have received 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 Chemical Engineering. The […]

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. […]

May 8, 2017  |  Faculty

Drs. Chase Beisel and Matt Cooper Have Been Promoted

Effective on August 16th Dr. Chase Beisel has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor and Dr. Matt Cooper has been promoted to the rank of Teaching Associate Professor. Dr. Beisel has also been selected to receive a 2017 […]

May 1, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

CBE Students Rack Up Awards

Towards the end of every semester, student awards in a wide range of categories are typically announced. Spring 2017 is no exception, as several CBE students have reaped important recognitions and awards… Undergraduates Alexander Kearney, a Benjamin Franklin Scholar double-majoring […]

Apr 11, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Professors Parsons and Dickey Selected to Receive Prestigious Awards

Professors Greg Parsons and Michael Dickey have been selected to receive two prestigious faculty awards: Professor Parsons has been selected to receive the 2017 Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professorship Award. The Award recognizes outstanding graduate teaching and mentoring. Professor Parsons is […]