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Phillips 66 CEO Greg Garland presents a $3.5M check to CU. From left, Leeds School of Business Dean David Ikenberry, Chancellor Phil DiStefano, Phillips 66 Vice President of HR Chantal Veevaete, Phillips 66 CEO Greg Garland, and College of Engineering and Applied Science Dean Robert Davis.

Phillips 66 Partners with ChBE

May 28, 2013

Phillips 66 takes investment in the future seriously.  For years, the company has partnered with ChBE, supporting the department’s students, facilities and events along with other CU departments and programs. 

Co-op participant John Thilenius at Chevron

Meet Our Students: Co-op Participants John Thilenius, Andy Willett and Tyler Gleditsch

May 28, 2013

The ChBE co-op program is a professional development education program that allows undergraduate students to alternate professional work experiences with classroom coursework.  Students typically complete one year of work at their co-op company, either working continuously or alternating their work experience with academic terms.

Graduating Ph.D. students

Congratulations to Our Spring Graduates!

May 28, 2013

Congratulations to all of our Spring 2013 ChBE graduates!

Pictured at the top right are Ph.D. graduates Parag Shah (advised by Jeff Stansbury), Maliheh Shomali (advised by Ted Randolph), Victoria Aston (advised by Al Weimer), Arezou Seifpour (advised by Arthi Jayaraman), and Justine Roberts (advised by Stephanie Bryant).

Students explored the field of catalysis in the Medlin Lab, watching Rudy Kahsar demonstrate a catalytic reaction in the lab’s fume hood.

ChBE Hosts Middle School Students for a Science & Engineering Field Day

May 21, 2013

ChBE graduate students hosted 87 middle school students on May 11 for a Science & Engineering Field Day at the Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building (JSCBB). Students traveled from across the Denver-metro area, as far north as Loveland and as far south as Littleton, to take part in the day’s activities.

John Falconer

John Falconer Featured in "Chemical Engineering Education"

May 20, 2013

ChBE Professor John Falconer was the featured educator in the Spring 2013 issue of Chemical Engineering Education. Look for this latest issue to be posted online soon.

Liz Eckstein

Welcome Office Manager Liz Eckstein

April 28, 2013

We are thrilled to welcome new ChBE office manager Liz Eckstein, an operations professional with more than 15 years of experience in the field.

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.  

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.


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