News Highlights

Garrett Chado at 2015 ACS Conference

Garrett Chado was a winner of the ACS Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering Division (PMSE) poster competition at the

Brittany Earle

Undergraduate Brittany Earle has been named the Outstanding Graduate of the College. This award is given for overall strength in academics, service, and research.

Tobin Brown and Peter Otoupal

Second-year PhD students Tobin Brown and Peter Otoupal have both won 2015 NSF Awards.

Simon Pang

Simon Pang has received the College’s Outstanding Dissertation Award for his work titled, “Improving Catalytic Selectivity through Control of Adsorption Orientation.”

In the 110 years that a chemical engineering (CHEN) curriculum has been offered at CU-Boulder, a lot has changed.

Mixer at Fate - Andrew Adrienne Rich Ryon and Joe

ChBE students and alumni mentors met in February at Fate Brewery in Boulder. From left, Andrew Darress (CBEN senior), Adrienne Blum (ChemEngr ‘11), Richard Noack (CHEN junior), Ryon Tracy (ChemEngr ‘12), and Joe Poshusta (ChemEngr PhD‘99).

Vern Norviel

When the founders of OPX Biotechnologies were formulating the company, they turned to Vern Norviel for help.

Earth Explorers zeolite video with Hans Funke and Brennan Coffey

Associate Professor Adjunct Hans Funke and CHEN senior Brennan Coffey volunteered to teach middle school students about zeolite membranes and their use in separating gases. The media? Video. The organization?

Prashant Nagpal

As a specialist in nanomaterials and spectroscopy, ChBE Assistant Professor Prashant Nagpal may have found a way to make personalized medicine a reality.