Faculty

Aug 6, 2020  |  Research

Professors Abolhasani, Beisel, Li and Neal Receive Entrepreneurial Funding

Professors Milad Abolhasani, Chase Beisel, Fanxing Li and Luke Neal have received funding that enables them to advance some of their research projects towards commercialization. Prof. Abolhasani received a grant through the University of North Carolina’s Research Opportunities Initiative (UNC […]

Jul 13, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Carol Hall Selected to Receive the AIChE Margaret H. Rousseau Pioneer Award

Professor Carol K. Hall was selected to receive the Margaret H. Rousseau Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement by a Woman Chemical Engineer for 2020. This AIChE Institute award is presented to a woman member of AIChE who “has made significant […]

Jul 6, 2020  |  Research

‘Artificial Chemist’ Combines AI, Robotics to Conduct Autonomous R&D

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Milad Abolhasani and his colleagues at NCSU and the University at Buffalo have developed a technology called “Artificial Chemist,” which incorporates […]

Jul 2, 2020  |  Faculty

Professor Richard Spontak: From Spelling Bee to CBE

This article, written by freelance writer Amy Blakely, originally appeared on the College of Engineering News website. Today, Dr. Richard Spontak is a Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NC State. Internationally known for his award-winning research in […]

Jun 19, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Keung Receives Young Investigator Award

Professor Albert Keung has been selected to receive the 2020 ACS Synthetic Biology Young Investigator Award. The award, established in 2014, honors the contributions of “a young scientist who has made a major impact on synthetic biology and/or related fields.” […]

Jun 5, 2020  |  Research

Efficiently Producing Ethylene from Ethane

This article is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Fanxing Li and his colleagues have engineered a new oxidation-reduction (redox) catalyst that can more efficiently convert ethane into ethylene. […]