What makes ChBE one of the top research departments in the country?
• 2nd in new grants per faculty*
• 5th in total value of new grants
• 8th in Faculty Scholarly
• 10th in publications per faculty*
• 10th in citations per faculty*
• 10th in citations per paper*
• 10th among public graduate
• 18th among all graduate programs**
• 2012 research expenditures
per faculty = $620K
• Read about recent notable papers
• Biorefining and biofuels (C2B2)
• Renewable and sustainable
• Pharmaceutical biotechnology
• Membrane separations (MAST)
• BioFrontiers Institute
• 10 successful start-up companies
based on ChBE research
• Read about recent notable patents
• 15/24 research faculty have won
≥1 national research awards
• Average incoming grad student
• ChBE's facilities built in 2012:
Jennie Smoly Caruthers
* Chronicle of Higher Education (2011)
** U.S. News & World Report (2014)
• Screencasts (over 2 million views)
• ConcepTests and peer instruction
• Thinking aloud pair problem solving
• Flipped classrooms
• Interactions with industry
• In-class worksheets + recitations
• 70% of ChBE undergrads
• Indep Study, Senior Thesis,
Discovery Learn, UROP
• Study Abroad
• Honors Program
• BS/MS program
• 15/28 faculty have won ≥1
• 2 degrees
• Chem Eng
• Chem & Bio Eng
• 4 options
• Pre-med curriculum
• AIChE, OXE, SWE, BMES
• Engineers Without Borders
• Earth Explorers
• AP Prep Tutoring Program
• Many other high school
Simultaneous reduction of carbon-dioxide (CO2) and water using sunlight has been an important step in life cycle on earth.
CU-Boulder’s Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering (ChBE) has experienced a growth of student enrollment of approximately 75 percent since 2007, making it one of the top 10 largest Chemical Engineering departments in the nation on the
The CU-Boulder iGEM team had a goal of making synthetic biology more accessible and affordable.
Tues, Jan 21 - Professor Ira Weinstock - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Ben Gurion University, Israel
Metal-oxide Clusters in Nanoparticle Ligand Shells
Tues, Jan 28 - Meagan Mauter - 1:00-2:00pm in JSCBB A115
Carnegie Mellon University
Antecedents and Effects of Company Behavior in Energy Technology Development: Insights from the Solar and Shale Gas Industries
Tues, Jan 28 - Justin Ashworth - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
University of Washington
Tues, Jan 28 - Spring Career and Internship Fair DAY 1 - Starting 9am
Wed Jan 29 - Spring Career and Internship Fair DAY 2 - Starting 9am
Thurs, Jan 30 - Megan McClean - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Tues, Feb 4 - Kara Stowers - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Catalytic Transformations: Heterogeneous and Homogeneous Reactions
Fri, Feb 7 - Negotiation Workshop, Grad Student Prof. Dev. Series - 12:00-1:00pm in JSCBB B115
The Graduate Student Professional Development Series is hosting a workshop on negotiation with Antonio Papuzza, a Leeds Business School Instructor in management & entrepreneurship. Come learn and practice some of the basics involved in successful negotiations! RSVP at surveymonkey.com/s/93ZWZZS for free lunch. Contact email@example.com for more info.
Tues, Feb 11 - Professor Benny Freeman - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas-Austin
Thurs, Feb 13 - Hailiang Wang - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
University of California-Berkeley
Materials Design for Electrochemical Energy Storage and Catalysis
Tues, Feb 18 - AIChE Rocky Mountain Section Dinner- 6:00pm - 8:45pm in JSCBB A115 and Lobby
Featuring a talk by Al Weimer and a JSCBB Building Tour. Please contact Brian.Olson@ch2m.com or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Tues, Feb 18 - Yasuo Yoshikuni - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Wed, Feb 19 - Rocky Mountain Medical Technologies Conference - 7:45am - 3:00pm at Folsom Field
Thurs, Feb 20 - Gabriella Schlau-Cohen - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Tues, Feb 25 - Professor Mark Davis - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology
Thurs, Feb 27 - Adam Holewinski - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Wed, Mar 13 - Spring 2014 ChBE Research Symposium and Networking Event - 5:30pm - 7:30pm in JSCBB A115 and Lobby
The focus this semester is Materials. This event is open to alumni, professionals, graduate researchers, and both CHEN and CBEN undergraduates. Email email@example.com to RSVP.
Thurs, Apr 17 - Just in Time Hiring and Internship Fair - Starting 9am
Tues, April 22 - Professor Prashant Kamat - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame
Tues, April 29 - Professor Kristi Kiick - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Delaware
Congratulations to Professor Rich Noble, who was chosen to receive the 2013 National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) Engineering Education Excellence Award!
ChBE undergraduate student Jhenya Nahreini has been chosen as the College of Engineering's December 2013 Outstanding Graduate of the College.
Graduate student Robert Elder received a 2013 AIChE Computational Molecular Science and Engineering Forum (CoMSEF) annual Graduate Student Award.
Kayla Weston took 1st place in the Materials Engineering and Sciences Division Undergraduate Student Poster Competition at the AIChE 2013 Annual Meeting in San Francisco for her poster titled ”A Method for Clean H
Staci Van Norman took 2nd place in the Particle Technology Forum Graduate Student Poster Competition at the AIChE 2013 Annual Meeting in San Francisco.
Rachel Viger took 3rd place in the Computing, Simulation and Process Control Division Undergraduate Student Poster Competition at the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting in San Francisco.
Former Anseth graduate student Dr. Mark W. Tibbitt has received the 2012 Outstanding Thesis Award by the Max Bergmann Center for Biomaterials in Dresden.
Congratulations to Dr. Jia Chew, who was awarded the 2013 AIChE Best Ph.D. Thesis in Particle Technology for her experimental research on the impact of polydispersity on multiphase flows.
Fairview High School student Michael Chen, 16, has had a busy spring award season.