Awards and Honors

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: […]

Jan 5, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Spontak and His Colleagues Earned an IChemE Global Award

A multi-organizational team led by Professor Richard Spontak and his colleagues has earned a “Highly commended” ranking (the British equivalent of honorable mention) for their entry, “Self-Disinfecting Polymer Prevents Spreading COVID-19,” in the 2020 Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Global […]

Dec 23, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Honoring the 2020 CBE Distinguished Alumni

On December 4, 2020, the department hosted a virtual ceremony to honor four of our graduates with CBE Distinguished Alumni Awards and one graduate with the CBE Distinguished Young Alumni Award. The ceremony program is available here. A YouTube video […]

Dec 16, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Kaitlyn Bacon and Salvatore Luiso are Three Minute Thesis Finalists

Graduate students Kaitlyn Bacon and Salvatore Luiso were two of the ten finalists in the 2020 NC State Three Minute Thesis Competition. The finalists were selected from a pool of forty-five participants. Salvatore and Kaitlyn were also two of the […]

Dec 8, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Professors Carbonell and Fedkiw are AAAS Fellows

Professors Ruben G. Carbonell and Peter S. Fedkiw have been elected Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest scientific society and publisher of the journal Science. Per the AAAS web site, “Election as […]

Dec 3, 2020  |  Events

Congratulations Graduates!

The year 2020 has been like no other year in living memory and that’s certainly the case for life on the NC State campus and within the CBE community. Honoring our graduates’ accomplishments is a valued tradition within the department […]