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Brittany Earle and Jeni Sorli

Brittany Earle and Jeni Sorli Win Goldwater Scholarships

April 12, 2013

Undergraduate students Brittany Earle and Jeni Sorli have been selected to receive prestigious national Goldwater Scholarships. Only three such scholarships were awarded to CU-Boulder students this year.

The scholarships are worth up to $7,500 and recognize sophomores and juniors who have achieved high academic merit and who are expected to be leaders in their fields.

ChBE students at AIChE Regional Conference Chem-E-Car Competition

Student Chem-E-Car Groups Win at AIChE Regional Conference

April 9, 2013

Congratulations to our AIChE student group, who did extremely well in the AIChE Regional Conference Chem-E-Car Competition held at New Mexico State University last weekend.  The student group submitted both a battery car and a biodiesel car into competition, with both winning awards.  

Christine Hrenya

Christine Hrenya Named Editor of Aerosol Science and Technology

April 5, 2013

The past several months have been exciting for Professor Christine Hrenya.

Justine Roberts

Justine Roberts Awarded Whitaker Fellowship

April 4, 2013

Congratulations to graduate student Justine Roberts, who received post-doctoral funding as a Whitaker Scholar to develop and investigate controlled release of biologics (drugs) from hydrogels for chronic wound healing with Laura Poole-Warren and Penny Martens at the University of New South Wales in Australia.

Justine is currently advised by Stephanie Bryant.


Janet de Grazia

Janet de Grazia Receives 2013 BFA Service Award

March 26, 2013

Associate Chair and Senior Instructor Janet de Grazia received the 2013 Boulder Faculty Assembly (BFA) award for Excellence in Service. Janet has now won the BFA awards for both Teaching (2010) and Service.

Heath Briggs

ChE Alum Heath Briggs named to Denver's 40 Under 40

March 26, 2013

CU alum Heath Briggs (ChemEngr '97) was recently named to the Denver Business Journal's Forty under 40 list. Awardees include up-and-coming leaders who are recognized for their business success and community contributions. 

Chris Bowman

3M Licenses Dental Polymer Technology Developed by Bowman-Led Team

March 22, 2013

An advanced polymer technology developed by a team led by ChBE Distinguished Professor Christopher Bowman was recently licensed to 3M, a diversified technology company based in St. Paul, Minn. The licensed technology enables formation of very low-shrinkage composites, improving performance of many materials currently used in dental fillings and sealants, dentures and dental implants.

Christine Hrenya

Christine Hrenya Receives 2013 BFA Teaching Award

March 14, 2013

Professor Christine Hrenya was the recipient of the 2013 Boulder Faculty Assembly (BFA) Excellence in Teaching Award.

Will Medlin talking about his energy-related research

Stream Talks from ChBE's Energy Research Symposium

March 11, 2013

Professors John Falconer, Jennifer Cha, and Will Medlin presented on their energy-related research in our spring 2013 ChBE Research Symposium: Focus on Energy

Ted Randolph

Ted Randolph and Team Awarded $4.4M by NIH to Study Aggregation of Therapeutic Proteins

February 24, 2013

The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering at the National Institute of Health (NIH) has announced that it will provide CU Boulder with a $4.4M Biotechnology Research Partnership grant to study aggregation of therapeutic protein molecules. The Research Partnership is headed by ChBE Prof. Ted Randolph and includes ChBE Prof. Dan Schwartz, Prof.

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