Awards and Honors

Feb 19, 2018  |  Students

CBE Student Chapter Kicks Off the AIChE Video Challenge

In January, the Executive Student Committee (ESC) of AIChE introduced its “Show-and-Tell Challenge,” a video challenge in which an AIChE Student Chapter has one month to produce and upload a short video about an interesting aspect of their Student Chapter, […]

Jan 29, 2018  |  Awards and Honors

Jenna Meanor Receives the 2017 Fall Praxair TA Award

Graduate student Jenna Meanor is the recipient of the 2017 Fall Praxair Exceptional TA Award. Recipients are selected for both the fall and spring semesters, and presentation of the fall Award is an important part of the Schoenborn Graduate Research […]

Jan 25, 2018  |  Research

The 2018 Schoenborn Symposium was Outstanding

The 2018 Schoenborn Graduate Research Symposium was an outstanding success! The Symposium is divided into two sections. During the first section, senior-level PhD candidates make formal presentations about their research and the associated results. During the second section, mid-level PhD […]

Dec 8, 2017  |  Alumni

CBE Honors Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients – 2017

On December 8, 2017, the department hosted a luncheon to honor four of our graduates with CBE Distinguished Alumni Awards and one graduate with a CBE Distinguished Young Alumni Award. Established in 2016, the CBE Distinguished Alumni Award and the […]

Dec 6, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Senior Kobi Felton Receives a 2018 Marshall Scholarship

Senior Kobi Felton has been awarded a prestigious 2018 Marshall Scholarship. A participant in the Chemical Engineering Honors Concentration with a minor in Spanish, Kobi is a Park Scholar and a University Scholar. He has served as President of the […]

Nov 29, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Amber Hubbard and Dr. Spontak Win Research Image Awards

Anyone who says chemical engineers are left brain thinkers who lack right brain creativity has it wrong! Case in point are CBE graduate student Amber Hubbard and Dr. Richard Spontak, recent contest winners for their research-related photographic art… In 2016, […]

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 […]