News Highlights

Aidan Coffey presenting poster

Several CU Boulder Chemical and Biological Engineering students took home awards for excellence at the 2016 AIChE Annual Meeting in San Francisco.

Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building

The University of Colorado Boulder has received a $1.1 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop next-generation vaccines that require no refrigeration and defend against infectious diseases with just one shot.

Al Weimer works with a student

A Broomfield company that emerged from University of Colorado Boulder research labs is reporting a “banner year” marked by new patents, an expanded customer base and doubled manufacturing space.

Christine Hrenya

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $3 million in additional research funding to Professors Christine Hrenya and Thomas Hauser to advance simulation technologies that are being used to develop next-generation energy systems.

Jim Gallogly speaks at DLC ceremony

Part of the family's gift establishes an endowed professorship in the chemical and biological engineering department.

Kathryn Tobey

Alumna Kathy Tobey accepted the George Norlin Award on Thursday, Oct. 13 from the University of Colorado Boulder.

Aaron Morris

Aaron Morris, a postdoctoral researcher in Professor Christine Hrenya’s group from 2013-15, has accepted a tenure-track faculty position in mechanical engineering at Purdue University.

The fall 2016 department newsletter is now live! Read the newsletter here.

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The department is seeking alumni to serve as mentors to undergraduate ChBE students.

Students talk with an industry client

Do you have a technical problem that our chemical engineering seniors can work on? Consider enlisting a student team in our spring semester capstone design course.