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 […]

Nov 26, 2018  |  Faculty

Professor Orlin Velev Delivers the 2018 AIChE Acrivos Lecture

Professor Orlin Velev delivered the Andreas Acrivos Award Lecture, “Microscale Engineering of Responsive, Flexible and Reconfigurable Particle Structures,” at the 2018 AIChE Annual Meeting. He’s the recipient of the 2017 Acrivos Award. Originally known as the Professional Progress Award, the […]

Oct 30, 2018  |  Faculty

Professor Lilian Hsiao Receives AAAS Marion Milligan Mason Award

Professor Lilian Hsiao has been selected as one of five recipients of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2019 Marion Milligan Mason Award for Women in the Chemical Sciences. First awarded in 2015 and funded by the […]

Oct 4, 2018  |  Research

Building New Tools to Study the Epigenome

Most people know genetics is the study of genes, and think of genes as the blueprint for living things. But it’s not quite that simple. Inside of living cells, genes are made up of DNA, and the DNA is formed […]

Aug 21, 2018  |  Faculty

Professors Saad Khan, Orlin Velev and Qingshan Wei Received Career Honors

Dean Louis A. Martin-Vega has announced that Professors Saad Khan and Orlin Velev have been appointed to named professorships. In both cases, the appointments are “promotions” from their previous named positions. Professor Khan was appointed the INVISTA Professor of Chemical […]

Aug 7, 2018  |  Faculty

Professsors Albohasani, Genzer and Li are co-Authors in the AIChE Journal “Futures” Issue

Professors Milad Abolhasani, Jan Genzer, and Fanxing Li are co-authors of articles in the inaugural “Futures” Issue of the AIChE Journal (July 2018). Professors Abolhasani’s and Genzer’s article is the issue cover article. Preceding the technical content, the editor states, […]