Awards and Honors

Apr 1, 2019

Adam Melvin, Koohee Han, Yiming Wang and Vasudev Haribal Receive Awards

CBE alumni Adam Melvin and Koohee Han, Yiming Wang and graduate student Vasudev Haribal have recently received important awards… Adam Melvin (Ph.D. ‘10), an assistant professor at LSU, has earned a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award. The NSF views […]

Mar 5, 2019  |  Students

Grad Student Zach Campbell – Fulbright Finalist

Graduate student Zachary Campbell was selected to receive a Fulbright Scholarship that funds a fully-paid nine-month research stay at the Institut de Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Bordeaux (ICMCB) in France. Within the Abolhasani group, Zach’s research includes catalyst […]

Mar 5, 2019  |  Faculty

Profs Cooper, Spontak and Westmoreland Selected to Receive Faculty Awards

Professors Matt Cooper, Rich Spontak and Phil Westmoreland have received awards based on their high levels of achievement as faculty members… Professor Cooper was named an Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor. The award recognizes his long-term, distinguished service in undergraduate teaching. […]

Feb 25, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

Alum Frank Culberson Selected to Receive a Watauga Medal

Alumnus S. Frank Culberson will receive one of three Watauga Medals the university will award in March. Given annually since 1975, the Medal recognizes extraordinary service and commitment to the university and is the university’s highest nonacademic honor. A native […]

Feb 12, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

The 2019 Schoenborn Symposium Was Outstanding

The 2019 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 […]

Jan 21, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

Professor DeSimone Receives Sackler Prize in Convergence Research

Professor Joseph DeSimone was awarded the prestigious 2018 National Academy of Science (NAS) Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in Convergence Research. DeSimone is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NCSU and Chancellor’s Eminent […]