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Rich Noble

Rich Noble Honored with IChemE Innovator of the Year Award

November 8, 2013

Professor Rich Noble received the Institute of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) 2013 Innovator of the Year Award this month at the IChemE Awards and Annual Dinner in the United Kingdom.

John Falconer

John Falconer Receives Johansen-Crosby Lectureship

November 8, 2013

ChBE Professor John Falconer was honored with the Michigan State University 2013 Johansen-Crosby Lectureship. This lectureship recognizes development of educational initiatives. This honor comes after his being chosen as the featured educator in the Spring 2013 issue of Chemical Engineering Education.

Dan Schwartz

Dan Schwartz Elected to Chair Line of ACS Colloid and Surface Chemistry Division

November 7, 2013

ChBE Department Chair and Alfred T. and Betty E. Look Professor Dan Schwartz has been elected to the Chair line of the American Chemical Society's Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry.

Kayla Weston Wins 1st Place in AIChE Poster Competition

November 6, 2013

Kayla Weston took 1st place in the Materials Engineering and Sciences Division Undergraduate Student Poster Competition at the AIChE 2013 Annual Meeting in San Francisco for her poster titled ”A Method for Clean H2 Generation from Solar Heat and Water.”

Weston is a member of the Weimer group.

Staci Van Norman

Staci Van Norman Award 2nd Place at AIChE Poster Competition

November 6, 2013

Staci Van Norman took 2nd place in the Particle Technology Forum Graduate Student Poster Competition at the AIChE 2013 Annual Meeting in San Francisco.

Van Norman is a graduate student in the Weimer group.  She won for her poster "'Radically' New Deposition of Co Particles."

Rachel Viger Takes 3rd Place in AIChE Poster Competition

November 6, 2013

Rachel Viger took 3rd place in the Computing, Simulation and Process Control Division Undergraduate Student Poster Competition at the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting in San Francisco.

Her poster was titled, “Theoretical Model of a Thermochemical Metal Oxide Cycle for Hydrogen Production.”  Viger works in the Weimer lab.

Stoykovich group research on the cover of ACS Macro Letters

Stoykovich's Patterning Research Featured on Cover of ACS Macro Letters

October 22, 2013

The research of Assistant Professor Mark Stoykovich on solvent annealing of block copolymer thin films was recently featured on the cover of ACS Macro Letters.

Will Medlin and Dan Schwartz

Medlin and Schwartz's Biorefining Catalysis Work Published in Nature Communications

October 7, 2013

CU Chemical and Biological Engineering Professors Will Medlin and Dan Schwartz have discovered a way to improve biorefining catalysts used to convert biomass to fuel.

Nanoly CEO Balaji Sridhar (third from left) and other members of the Nanoly Bioscience team.

Nanoly Bioscience to Develop CU-Boulder Vaccine Stabilization Technology

October 7, 2013

Nanoly Bioscience and the University of Colorado recently entered into an option agreement that will enable the startup company to develop a technique developed in the labs of ChBE Distinguished Professor Kristi Anseth for protecting vaccines during delivery to rural and less-developed areas of the world. 

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