Research

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 28, 2018  |  Research

Professor Abolhasani and Colleagues Develop Platform for High-Throughput Reaction Screening

Members of Professor Milad Abolhasani’s research group and their off-campus colleagues have developed a microscale flow-based, high-throughput screening technology that offers a faster, safer and less expensive means of identifying optimum conditions for performing high-pressure/high-temperature catalytic chemical reactions. The technique […]

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, […]

Jul 20, 2018  |  Research

Professor Keung is the Recipient of an Avenir Award

Professor Albert Keung is the recipient of an Avenir Award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) within the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Avenir, the French word for ‘future,’ was selected as the name of this major award, […]

Jun 29, 2018  |  Research

Voltage-driven Liquid Metal Fractals

Engaging in collaborative research is a priority for faculty in our department. Examining problems from different viewpoints oftentimes leads to innovative solutions one specialized viewpoint might never be able to see. In this case, the collaboration is between members of […]

Apr 5, 2018  |  Research

CBE Faculty Take Lead on Two Major Research Initiatives

CBE Professors Fanxing Li, Henry Lamb and Phil Westmoreland have received funding for research work that centers on using newly-developed oxide materials that significantly improve the efficiency of two industrially-important chemical process operations. The funding is in the form of […]