ChBE Events

Tues, Jan 21 - Professor Ira Weinstock - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Ben Gurion University, Israel
Metal-oxide Clusters in Nanoparticle Ligand Shells

Tues, Jan 28 - Meagan Mauter - 1:00-2:00pm in JSCBB A115
Carnegie Mellon University
Antecedents and Effects of Company Behavior in Energy Technology Development: Insights from the Solar and Shale Gas Industries

Tues, Jan 28 - Justin Ashworth - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
University of Washington

Tues, Jan 28 - Spring Career and Internship Fair DAY 1 - Starting 9am

Wed Jan 29 - Spring Career and Internship Fair DAY 2 - Starting 9am

Thurs, Jan 30 - Megan McClean - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Princeton University

Tues, Feb 4 - Kara Stowers - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Harvard University
Catalytic Transformations: Heterogeneous and Homogeneous Reactions

Fri, Feb 7 - Negotiation Workshop, Grad Student Prof. Dev. Series - 12:00-1:00pm in JSCBB B115
The Graduate Student Professional Development Series is hosting a workshop on negotiation with Antonio Papuzza, a Leeds Business School Instructor in management & entrepreneurship. Come learn and practice some of the basics involved in successful negotiations! RSVP at surveymonkey.com/s/93ZWZZS for free lunch. Contact blake.langdon@colorado.edu for more info.

Tues, Feb 11 - Professor Benny Freeman - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas-Austin

Thurs, Feb 13 - Hailiang Wang - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
University of California-Berkeley
Materials Design for Electrochemical Energy Storage and Catalysis

Tues, Feb 18 - AIChE Rocky Mountain Section Dinner- 6:00pm - 8:45pm in JSCBB A115 and Lobby
Featuring a talk by Al Weimer and a JSCBB Building Tour. Please contact Brian.Olson@ch2m.com or wendy.young@colorado.edu for more information.

Tues, Feb 18 - Yasuo Yoshikuni - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Beche Group

Wed, Feb 19 - Rocky Mountain Medical Technologies Conference - 7:45am - 3:00pm at Folsom Field

Thurs, Feb 20 - Gabriella Schlau-Cohen - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Stanford University

Tues, Feb 25 - Professor Mark Davis - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology

Thurs, Feb 27 - Adam Holewinski - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Georgia Tech

Wed, Mar 13 - Spring 2014 ChBE Research Symposium and Networking Event - 5:30pm - 7:30pm in JSCBB A115 and Lobby
The focus this semester is Materials. This event is open to alumni, professionals, graduate researchers, and both CHEN and CBEN undergraduates. Email wendy.young@colorado.edu to RSVP.

Thurs, Apr 17 - Just in Time Hiring and Internship Fair - Starting 9am

Tues, April 22 - Professor Prashant Kamat - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame

Tues, April 29 - Professor Kristi Kiick - 2:30-3:30pm in JSCBB A115
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Delaware

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August 2013

  • Fri, August 23  –  FE documents due to Assistant to the Chair Jen Gifford
     
  • Mon, August 26  –  First day of classes
     

July 2013

    • Mon, July 29  –  JSCBB Mini Symposium - 9:00am - 5:30pm in JSCBB A115
      Featuring faculty presentations about research being done in JSCBB. A reception will follow. ChBE speakers include Andrew Goodwin, Ryan Gill, Chris Bowman, Stephanie Bowman, Dan Schwartz and Kristi Anseth.
       

May 2013

    • Fri, May 3   -  ChBE Awards Ceremony - 3:45-4:45pm in JSCBB A115
      Refreshments will be served afterwards.
       
    • Thurs, May 9  -  ChBE Graduation Banquet - 3:30-6:00pm in Millennium Hotel
       
    • Thurs, May 9   -  Engineering Recognition Ceremony

 
April 2013

    • Fri, Apr 5 - Sun, Apr 7  -  AIChE Regional Conference  -  Las Cruces, NM
      New Mexico State University Campus 
       
    • Tues, Apr 16 - Patten Distinguished Lecturer - 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Harvey Blanch, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of California-Berkeley

 
March 2013

    • Tues, Mar 5 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Jason Burdick, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania
       
    • Thurs, Mar 7  -  ChBE Research Symposium: Focus on Energy  -  5:00-7:00pm in the JSCBB Lobby
      The event will consist of short talks given by Chbe professors on their research in various Energy areas, followed by a reception and poster session. 

 
February 2013

    • Tues, Feb 12 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Scott Phillips, Department of Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University
      New Strategies in Reagent and Assay Design for Point-of-Use Diagnostics
       
    • Tues, Feb 19 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Dr. Vojislav Stamenkovic, Argonne National Laboratories
       

 
January 2013

    • Fri, Jan 18 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 2:30pm in the DLC Collaboratory
      The department welcomes Professor Christopher Rao, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
      Systems as the Driver for Synthetic Biology
       
    • Tues, Jan 22  -  SWE Evening with Industry  -  6-8:30pm in the DLC
       
    • Tues, Jan 22 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Randall Meyer, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois-Chicago
      Selective Hydrogenation of Acrolein: A Simple Reaction with Many Lessons
       
    • Fri, Jan 25 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 9:00am in 208 Fleming Law
      The department welcomes Professor Suljo Linic, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan
      Conversion of Solar into Chemical Energy on Plasmonic Metal Nanostructures
       
    • Thurs, Jan 31 - Ph.D. Dissertation Defense of Navakanth Reddy Gandavarapu - 3:00pm in JSCBB B115
      Engineering poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogel microenvironment for osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells
      Faculty Advisor: Dr. Kristi S. Anseth

 

December 2012

    • Tues, Dec 4 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Brian Korgel, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas
      At Least 1,000X Thinner than a Human Hair
    • Friday, Dec 7 - ChBE Holiday Party - JSCBB Lobby
    • Thursday, Dec 20 - CU Engineering Recognition Ceremony - 5:00pm in Coors Events Center
    • Friday, Dec 21 - CU Boulder Commencement Ceremony - 9:30am in Coors Events Center
       

November 2012

    • Fri, Nov. 2 – Back to Boulder Weekend
      Tour JSC Biotechnology Building with Dean and ChBE Professor Robert H. Davis as your guide and other homecoming weekend events
    • Fri, Nov 2 – Girls Explore Engineering Day
      ChBE hosts Lab Demonstrations in ECCH 1B78 for high school students interested in engineering. Overall event organized by the BOLD Center.
    • Wed, Nov. 7 – Alumni Breakfast Series featuring ChBE Professor Al Weimer in JSCBB
    • Tues, Nov 8 – James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series – 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Sean Shaheen, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Denver
      Materials and Mechanisms for High Efficiency Organic Photovoltaics
    • Thurs, Nov 8 - Covidien Tour - 3pm - 6pm
      Tour the Covidien R&D Labs and Manufacturing areas and learn about the company. RSVP at the following link by Friday, November 2nd: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BKSPVDT
    • Wed, Nov 14 - Genentech Talk - 6:15pm - 7:15pm in JSCBB B115
      Sara Tadesse from Genentech will present.
    • Tues, Nov 27 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Peter Tessier, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
      Antibodies by Design
       

October 2012

    • Mon, Oct 1 – StARS Symposium
      ChBE graduate students will present their research to panelists from industry and national labs.
      Update: The Student Annual Research Symposium (StARS) held October 1 brought in representatives from ten companies and national labs to judge our graduate students' presentations. Prizes were awarded to the top three presenters. This year also included an interactive panel discussion about career paths, finding your first job, and maintaining work-life balance. The panelists were from NREL, RASEI, Los Alamos, Phillips 66, and Amgen. The event was supported in part by funds from industry; please contact the StARS Planning Committee at StARSatCU@gmail.com if you would like be involved or support the symposium next year.
    • Thurs, Oct 4 – James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series – 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Rob Rioux, Department of Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
      Modulation of Kinetic Dispersion at the Single Molecule Level on Individual Catalytic Nanoparticles
    • Fri, Oct 5 – Rentech Tour – meet in the Borg at 2pm
      AIChE Student Chapter members will tour Rentech in Denver, CO.
    • Fri, Oct 5 - Minorities Explore Engineering Day
      High school students learn what it means to be a ChBE. Overall event organized by the BOLD Center.
    • Mon, Oct 8 - Michael Nicely from Shell speaks at OXE meeting
    • Mon, Oct 8 – AIChE Student Chapter Speaker Series – 5-6pm in JSCBB B115
      AIChE Student Chapter members welcome speakers from Shell.
    • Tues, Oct 9 – James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series – 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Shekhar Garde, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
      Water at the Interface of Physics and Biology: A New Molecular Perspective
    • Wed, Oct 10 – Special ChBE Seminar – 6:15-7:15 pm in JSCBB B115 The department welcomes speaker Jaime Jurado from Susquehanna Brewing Company.
      Energy Footprint of the Small Brewery: Where Engineering Conscience and Economic Conscious Effort Meet
    • Tues, Oct 16 - OXE Money Management speaker/workshop
    • Tues, Oct 16 – James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series – 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Matthew Francis, Department of Chemistry, University of California-Berkeley
      Using Synthetically Modified Biomolecules to Make New Materials
    • Fri, Oct 19 - OXE Social Event: Trip to Anderson Farms corn maze in Erie
    • Fri, Oct 19 – Avery Brewery Tour
      AIChE Student Chapter members will tour Avery Brewery in Boulder, CO.
    • Sat, Oct 20 – Engineering Sampler
      High school students learn what it means to be a ChBE and participate in Lab Demonstrations. Overall event organized by the BOLD Center.
      Update: ChBE graduate and undergraduate students participated in the College’s undergraduate recruitment event. ChBE students, along with Undergraduate Advisor Deb Renshawand Instructor Wendy Young, gave informational sessions and hosted Lab Demonstrations wherein students made GAK and Oobleck and learned about the properties of crosslinked polymers and colloidal suspensions.
    • Tues, Oct 23 – James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series – 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Vinothan Manoharan, Departments of Chemical Engineering and Physics, Harvard University
      Self-assembly in Simple Colloidal Systems
    • Wed, Oct 24 – AIChE Student Chapter Speaker Series – 11am-12pm in B115
      AIChE Student Chapter members will welcome speaker Jen Hornemann from ExxonMobil.
    • Mon, Oct 29 – CU Boulder AIChE Reception
      ChBE faculty will hold a reception at the AIChE National Conference in Pittsburgh, PA to celebrate new faculty and the successful move of the department to the Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building.
       

September 2012

    • Tues, Sept 11 – James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series – 2:30pm in JSCBB A115
      The department welcomes Professor Shaoji Jiang, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington
      Molecular Understanding, Design and Development of Ultra Low Fouling Zwitterionic-based Functional Materials
    • Fri, Sept 21 – Girls Explore Engineering Day
      High school students learn what it means to be a ChBE and will be given a tour of the JSCBB. Overall event organized by the BOLD Center.
    • Fri, Sept 26 - OXE Social Event: mimi golf in Westminster
    • Wed, Sept 26 – AIChE Student Chapter Speaker Series – 11am-12pm in ECCH 115
      AIChE Student Chapter members welcome speaker (and ChBE alum) Eric Scanniello from Nestle.
    • Wed, Sept 26 – JSC Biotechnology Building Tour and Networking Event
      Come tour the new home of ChBE and meet our students and faculty!
      Update: The Networking Event and Building Tour on Sept 26 co-hosted by the department and our AIChE student chapter was a resounding success. Over seventy professionals joined students and faculty to mingle and tour the new building. We were thrilled to see many familiar faces and meet new colleagues. Thanks to all those who could make the event, the CU Foundation for their financial support, and to the students, staff and faculty who helped with tours and organization. We hope to see even more of you next year!