Christine Hrenya

Christine Hrenya earns $3M DOE grant

November 2, 2016

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.

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Gallogly Family Gives $2.5M to Engineering

October 25, 2016

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

Kathryn Tobey

Alumna Kathryn Tobey wins CU's George Norlin Award

October 17, 2016

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

Aaron Morris

Former Postdoc Joins Purdue Faculty

September 19, 2016

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.

Read the Fall 2016 Newsletter

September 19, 2016

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

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Seeking Mentors for ChBE Students

September 14, 2016

The department is seeking alumni to serve as mentors to undergraduate ChBE students. Mentors provide real-world advice on career paths, graduate schools, professionalism and other topics.

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Chemical Engineering Design Problems Needed

September 14, 2016

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. At no cost to clients they will analyze your problem, develop ideas and data, and prepare a technical report.

Michael Shirts

Shirts 'Stripping Down Reality' to Answer Tough Questions

September 14, 2016

Associate Professor Michael Shirts and his team work to improve computer simulations of molecular phenomena, discovering information that can’t be discerned through direct experiment.

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ChBE to Host AIChE Reception at San Francisco Speakeasy

September 13, 2016

Alumni and friends in the San Francisco area are invited to a reception Nov. 14 at the legendary Bourbon & Branch speakeasy.

Held in conjunction with the AIChE Annual Meeting, the event includes specialty craft cocktails and opportunities to mingle with alumni, faculty and friends of the department in a venue unlike any other.

Charles Musgrave

ChBE Moving the Best Ideas from the Lab to the World

September 13, 2016

Professor Charles Musgrave shares his thoughts on the department's future as he begins his term as chair.