Meet ChBE Faculty, Staff and Students

CU ISPE Chapter members at a spring vendor show

As chemical and biological engineering grows to encompass more and more emerging fields, students are looking to extracurricular groups to enrich classroom learning.

Student group tour of KBI Biopharma

Whether through newer or more established groups, students have more opportunities than ever to prepare themselves for careers beyond CU.

Christine Hrenya shows Casey LaMarche naunces in a packed bed

If you have ever poured flour into a bowl and ended up with a thin layer covering your counter, you understand the difficulty of controlling these small cohesive particles.

Clare Wise

(Editor's note: Wise was just named the 2016 Distinguished Senior for Chemical & Biological Engineering)

Senior Clare Wise is accustomed to making fresh tracks.

Hendrik, Adam, Michael, Jerome

With expertise ranging from synthetic biology to catalysis to molecular simulation, our four new faculty members are strengthening the department in a myriad of fields.

Summer '15 Adventures

Curious about how our undergraduate ChBE students spend their summers? Read about some summer ’15 experiences below.

John Falconer interacting with students

“OMG, that’s the LearnChemE school! I wouldn’t have passed Heat Transfer without your screencasts.

Ellen Romig

“We did not have computers when I started at CU; everything was done using typewriters!” says Administrative Assistant Ellen Romig about her start at CU’s Department of Chemical Engineering in August of 1979.

Carrie Ngai

We are excited to welcome Undergraduate Advisor Carrie Ngai to the department. In her new role, Ngai will provide academic advising alongside Dr.

Pamela Alvarez

We are pleased to announce that Pamela Alvarez has joined the department as a Financial Professional. “I’m delighted to join ChBE and to be back in Boulder,” she says.

Read the full list here.