ChBE Events

Tues, Sept 9 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Jeetain Mittal, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, LeHigh University

Wed, Sept 10 - Chevron Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony with Mike Wirth

Tues Sept 16 - Meet Buff Employers, focus on Money, Products and Sales - 4:30–6:30 p.m. in S350 and Abrams Lounge in the Center for Community
For those interested in Banking, Insurance, Financial Services, Consumer Products, Retail, and Sales

Tues, Sept 16 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Cameron Abrams, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Drexel University
Understanding and Harnessing Biomolecular Metastabilitiesy

Tues Sept 23 - Meet Buff Employers, focus on Research, Design & Engineering - 4:30–6:30 p.m. in S350 and Abrams Lounge in the Center for Community
For those interested in Research, Manufacturing, Government, Technology, Startup, Energy, and Engineering (technical jobs)

Tues, Sept 23 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Jeffrey Rimer, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston

Tues, Sept 30 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Charles Schroeder, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Tues, Oct 7 - ChBE Patten Distinguished Lecture - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Keith P. Johnston, University of Texas at Austin
Reversible Nanoclusters from Nanoparticles: Colloid Science Fundamentals and Applications Including Protein Drug Delivery and Biomedical Imaging

Tues, Oct 7 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Jeetain Mittal, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, LeHigh University

Wed Oct 8 - Meet Buff Employers, focus on Computers, Electronics and Telecommunications - 4:30–6:30 p.m. in S350 and Abrams Lounge in the Center for Community
For those interested in Software, Hardware, Telecommunications, and Electronics

Thurs, Oct 9 - Student Annual Research Symposium (StARS) - please contact StARSatCU@gmail.com if you are an alum interested in judging the talks

Tues Oct 14 - Meet Buff Employers, "Help People and Go Green" - 4:30–6:30 p.m. in S350 and Abrams Lounge in the Center for Community
For those interested in Education, Healthcare, Hospitality, Nonprofit, Environment and Sustainability

Tues, Oct 14 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Grant Willson, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas-Austin

Tues, Oct 21 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor David Sholl, Chair, School of Chemical & Biomlecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Wed Oct 22 - Meet Buff Employers, "Go Global and Travel" - 4:30–6:30 p.m. in S350 and Abrams Lounge in the Center for Community
For those interested in International, Multinational, Cross-Cultural, and Teaching/Working Abroad

Tues, Oct 28 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Shelley Anna, Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
Connecting Particle Loading at Interfaces with Interfacial Rheology and Capsule Stability

Tues, Nov 4 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Wilfred Chen, Depaprtment of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Delaware
Engineering Synthetic Protein Scaffolds with Modular Functionalities

Tues, Nov 11 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor François Baneyx, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington

Fri, Nov 21 - ChBE Patten Seminar Series - 1:00 p.m. in JSCBB A115
Professor Takeo Yamaguchi, Tokyo Institute of Technology

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July 2014

May 2014

  • Fri, May 9 - CU Commencement - 8:30 a.m. at Folsom Stadium
     

April 2014

  • 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
     

March 2014

February 2014

  • 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
     

January 2014

  • 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
     

December 2013

  • Tues, Dec 3 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Deborah Leckband, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois
    Bioengineering and Biophysics
  • Thurs, Dec 5 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Shaffiq Jaffer, VP of Corporate Science and Technology Projects at TOTAL
  • Fri, Dec 6 - ChBE Holiday Party - 4:30pm - 6:30pm in the JSCBB Lobby
  • Sat, Dec 7 - Fall 2013 Engineering Design Expo - 10:30am - 12:30pm in the ITLL
    The public is invited to attend the Engineering Design Expo where engineering undergraduates will demonstrate their inventions and innovations to the community. The Expo is a great educational event for families and members of the general community who want to know what engineering is all about.
  • Tues, Dec 10 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115 
    The department welcomes Professor Nitash Balsara, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
    Microstructured Polymer Materials
  • Thurs, Dec 19 - Engineering Recognition Ceremony - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
     

November 2013

  • Sun, Nov 3 - Fri, Nov 8 - 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting - San Francisco, CA
    The 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting will be held from November 3-8 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square in San Francisco, CA. For details, go to their website at http://www.aiche.org/conferences/aiche-annual-meeting/2013
  • Mon, Nov 4 - ChBE AIChE Reception - San Francisco, CA
    ChBE will host a reception on Nov 4 in San Francisco during the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting.
  • Tues, Nov 12, 2013 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Manos Mavrikakis, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Heterogeneous Catalysis from First-principles: Reaction Mechanisms and Catalyst Design
  • Tues, Nov 19 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Dane Wittrup, Departments of Chemical Engineering and Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Molecular Bioengineering and Protein Engineering
     

October 2013

  • Tues, Oct 1 - Wed, Oct 2 - CU Fall Career & Internship Fair - 9am - 3pm in the UMC
    The CU 2013 Fall Career & Internship Fair will be on Tues, Oct 1 and Wed, Oct 2 from 9-3. Each day will have different employers. For more information, please go to the Career Services website at http://careerservices.colorado.edu/students/cfFall.aspx
  • Tues, Oct 1 - Intel Graduate Tech Talk & Resume Collection (Interviews Next Day) - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
    Come join us in the Engineering Center where Intel will invite qualified students for on-campus interviews on Wednesday, Oct. 2nd! Bring a hard copy of your resume to be considered for an interview.
    Join Clark Weber (Thin Films Department Manager within Intel’s Logic Technology Development group, 17 years at Intel) for an introduction to LTD and a discussion on Intel’s Silicon process technology. Intel has made significant advancement in Silicon process technology in recent years and brought advanced technologies to High Volume Manufacturing years ahead of its competitors. As we look to 2014 and beyond, Intel will continue its investment in inventing and developing new technologies. LTD Hiring Qualifications: - Ph.D.s and Masters graduating in 2013 and 2014 - Minimum 3.5 GPA, EE, ChemE, MatSci, Physics and Chemistry - LTD cannot sponsor International students from controlled/embargoed countries.
  • Thurs, Oct 3 - Genentech Info & Recruiting Session - 4:30 in JSCBB B432
    Maggie Tripodi and Jake Luoma from Genentech will talk about Genentech, the Genentech scholarship (info attached), job opportunities, and their next-day interviews conducted between 10am – 3pm on Fri, Oct 4. Though the scholarship application deadline is Nov 1st, please apply NOW, as you will be preferentially chosen for the interviews on Fri, Oct 4. Do not miss this opportunity to learn more about Genentech and make a personal impression on recruiters!
  • Thurs, Oct 3 - ChBE Research Symposium and Networking Event - 5:30pm - 7:30pm in JSCBB A115
    Chemical & Biological Engineering Professors will give short talks on their work in, followed by a networking event and refreshments. Please RSVP to Wendy.Young@colorado.edu.
  • Tues, Oct 8 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Yueh-Lin Loo, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University
    Tuning in- and Out-of-plane Molecular Orientation of Solution-processed Organic Semi-conductors during Large-scale Crystallization
  • Tues, Oct 15 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Patrick Daugherty, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara
    Proteolytic Enzymes
  • Thurs, Oct 17 - Grad Student Workshop on Information Design for Scientists - 12:15pm - 1:30pm in JSCBB B331
    We are excited to announce the 2nd workshop of the new Graduate Student Professional Development Series on Information Design for Scientists. As scientists we are not trained graphic designers, but we frequently need to present our research data visually. Mike Skaug, a research associate in the Schwartz group, will explore some of the challenges facing scientists who design quantitative information. Come learn tips, solutions and best practices that can be put to use the next time you prepare a data graphic, presentation or poster! What: Information design for scientists When: Thursday, October 17th, 12:15-1:30pm Where: JSCBB B331 RSVP by noon on Oct. 16th at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TKYBL7P Free Half Fast lunch will be provided. Contact Blake (blake.langdon@colorado.edu) for more info. We are currently looking for examples of graphics too. If you are currently working on something you'd like feedback on, email (mike.skaug@gmail.com)
  • Fri, Oct 25 - Bend Research Info Session - 12pm - 1pm in JSCBB B115
    Bend Research currently has openings for Interns, a Research Chemical Engineer and a Bioprocessing Research Scientist. If interested, please submit resumes directly to the company at hr@bendresearch.com by Friday, October 18th. The company will be holding an info session on Fri, Oct 25 from 12-1 in JSCBB B115. They will also be interviewing the same day so be sure to get your resume submitted by the Oct 18th deadline mentioned above. For more than 30 years, Bend Research has worked with clients to solve their most difficult scientific and technical problems, advancing new medicines that improve human health. This success is based on a solid understanding of scientific and engineering fundamentals, enabling Bend Research to develop, progress, and commercialize pharmaceutical technologies. Bend Research provides formulation and dosage-form support, assists in process development and optimization, and manufactures clinical-trial quantities of drug candidates in its cGMP facilities, advancing promising drug candidates from conception through commercialization. It is a leader in novel formulations, including solubilization technologies such as spray-dried dispersions and hot-melt extrusion formulations, as well as controlled-release, inhalation, and biotherapeutics. The company is located in Central Oregon on the east slope of the mountains, one of the most beautiful and livable place in the West. It is unexpected place to find a leading drug development and delivery company, but we balance the need for an extra connecting flight with striking landscapes, safe communities, great schools and year-round recreation. Bend Research offers competitive salaries and benefits, as well as excellent opportunities for growth.
  • Sat, Oct 26 - FE Exam
    The Fall 2013 FE Exam is Sat, Oct 26. The Spring 2014 FE Exam will be April 12.
  • Tues, Oct 29 - James and Catherine Patten Distinguished Lecturer - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Jacob Israelachvili, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara
    Interactions of Soft Particles (Vesicles, etc.) in Complex Fluid Systems
  • Wed, Oct 30 - Boeing Info Session - 6:15 in JSCBB B115
    Company representatives will give a general introduction of Boeing and talk about some of the challenges that they face in their organization. They would also like to encourage students considering grad school the year after to apply to their internship program. Refreshments will be provided.
     

September 2013

  • Tues, Sept 3 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes CU Distinguished Professor and MSE Director Christopher Bowman for a talk on his sabbatical work
  • Mon, Sept 9 - Tues, Sept 10 - Chevron Mock Interviews - BOLD Center
    Chevron is conducting mock interviews on Sept 9+10 in the Engineering Center. These are a great opportunity to network and hone your interviewing skills. Sign up in the BOLD Center.
  • Mon, Sept 9 - Chevron Info Night - 5pm - 6pm in ECCR265
    Chevron Info Night will be held Sept 9 in ECCR265 from 5-6pm; dinner will be provided. While never required, it is recommended that students bring resumes to informational sessions for networking purposes.
  • Mon, Sept 9 - ExxonMobil Info Night 9/9 - 6pm - 7pm in ECCR150
    ExxonMobil will be on campus giving an information session on Mon, Sept 9 at 6pm in ECCR 150. Dessert will be provided. PLEASE NOTE that the deadline to apply for an interview spot through Career Services is Tuesday September 3. Resumes must also be submitted through the ExxonMobil website at http://www.exxonmobil.com/careers/usa While never required, it is recommended that students bring resumes to informational sessions for networking purposes.
  • Thurs, Sept 12 - ChBE Co-op Resumes Due
    The ChBE Co-op Coordinator is collecting resumes / cover letters for our CO-OP PROGRAM. Please send a general resume and cover letter to wendy.young@colorado.edu BY SEPT 13 and they will be given to interested companies. You will not be able to customize these, as they will be going to quite different companies; please keep them general. Please read about the ChBE co-op program at http://www.colorado.edu/chbe/undergraduate-program/co-op-program-0 Qualifications include: a. You must have successfully completed Mat & Energy Balances b. You must have at least a GPA > 2.75, but GPA > 3.00 is strongly recommended.
  • Tues, Sept 17 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Ryan Hayward, Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
    Responsive Polymer Sheets, Multilayers, and Nanocomposites
  • Fri, Sept 20 - Grad Student Professional Development Series: Job Search Workshop - 12pm - 1pm in JSCBB B115
    What: Job search skills and career networking workshop Who: Annie Piatt, a graduate student career counselor from Career Services When: Friday, September 20th, 12-1pm Where: JSCBB B115 Free Half Fast lunch will be provided. All graduate students are welcome! RSVP at www.surveymonkey.com/s/TWVFBM6 Contact Blake (blake.langdon@colorado.edu) for more info.
  • Tues, Sept 24 - James and Catherine Patten Seminar Series - 1:00pm in JSCBB A115
    The department welcomes Professor Ali Khademhosseini, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School
    Microengineered Hydrogels for Stem Cell Bioengineering and Tissue Regeneration
  • Tues, Sept 24 - CU Engineering Multi-City Happy Hour - 5pm - 7pm
    Raise a glass with old engineering classmates and new friends at this special happy hour event occurring on the same day in multiple U.S. cities! Organized by the CU Engineering Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) Board and alumni volunteers in our various host cities, this event is intended to be a fun, social get together and a chance for recent grads to connect with Engineering Buffs in your area. Bring a friend and enjoy complimentary appetizers while they last! Visit the website for complete details on events in Denver, Houston, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.
  • Mon, Sept 30 - Chem & Bio Eng StARS Symposium - 9am - 5pm in JSCBB
    The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering presents the 12th Annual Student Annual Research Symposium (StARS). StARS is a full-day event featuring graduate student presentations, career building activities, and networking. The symposium will consist of concurrent sessions of graduate student presentations throughout the day with an industry sponsored lunch panel discussion. The presenters are judged on delivery and technical content of their presentation by both faculty and industrial representatives. Prizes are awarded to the top three student presenters. The symposium concludes with a banquet for all symposium participants and judges. For more details, please visit our website at https://sites.google.com/site/chbestars2013/home
     

August 2013

  • Thurs, August 22 - Engineering Day for New Students - 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Incoming first-year students (regardless of which new student orientation they attended) will meet faculty, staff and students in their major departments, attend special interest sessions, get tips from fellow students, and learn about opportunities to get involved in student organizations and societies at this day-long event.

  • 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!