News Highlights

Andrew Goodwin

The National Academy of Engineering has invited Assistant Professor Andrew Goodwin to participate in its 2016 U.S.

Ron West

Former ChE professor Ronald E. West passed away May 23 after a long battle with Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia, a rare lymphoma.

Alumna Tara Lovestead, who earned her PhD in chemical engineering in 2004, has won a 2016 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).

Borgmann midnight vigil

Students held a midnight vigil to pay tribute to "the Borg," the Borgmann Computing Lab that has long been the home-away-from-home of many ChBE seniors and juniors.

Dan Schwartz

Researchers have won a $1 million grant from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency for research that could enable next-generation detectors for weapons of mass destruction.

Al Weimer and student

When Professor Alan Weimer sees ultrafine cutting tools he gets a small private thrill.

Frozen Dead Guy Coffin Races

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering has spawned a new breed of student-athlete: the coffin racer.

JSCBB construction of the E-wing

Construction, renovation and relocation projects happening this spring are rapidly increasing the footprint of the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at CU Boulder.