Associate Professor Timothy Whitehead in the lab

Whitehead excited to collaborate with world-class chem-bio engineering faculty

Jan. 22, 2019

Associate Professor Timothy Whitehead joins the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.

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ChBE faculty receive funding for CUbit Quantum Initiative research

Jan. 18, 2019

Prashant Nagpal and Aaron Holder are part of a campus-wide effort to make Colorado a hub of breakthrough quantum research.

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New journal for “living documents” offers an innovative approach to advance computational molecular science research

Jan. 9, 2019

With the launch of the Living Journal of Computational Molecular Science (LiveCoMS) , academic publishing continues to evolve in the digital age. ChBE Associate Professor Michael Shirts is one of the researchers behind the project, working with initial funding and support provided by the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries. Shirts...

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Department researchers help avoid the nucleation barrier in new Science article

Jan. 7, 2019

Associate Professor Hendrik Heinz and postdoctoral researcher Juan Liu are contributing authors to “Building two-dimensional materials one row at a time: Avoiding the nucleation barrier” in the December 2018 issue of the prestigious journal Science. Working in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering provided Heinz and Liu with some...

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ChBE Postdoc to serve as chair at 2019 Gordon Research Seminar in Spain

Jan. 4, 2019

CU Boulder postdoctoral researcher Brian Aguado will serve as the chair for the Gordon Research Seminar in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering in July in Castelldefels, Spain.

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Graduate students present research at annual on-campus symposium

Dec. 20, 2018

CU Boulder graduate students presented their materials, biotech and energy and catalysis findings.

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Chasing after what motivates you: December 2018 Graduate for Service award winner Katie McQuie

Dec. 13, 2018

Katie McQuie’s time at CU Boulder is marked by both academic success and selfless service to her fellow engineers. As the winner of the December 2018 Outstanding Graduate for Service award, she exemplifies the kind of service-minded engineer that CU Boulder is known for.

Alan Weimer works with a researchers in the lab.

Weimer named to National Academy of Inventors' 2018 class of fellows

Dec. 11, 2018

Alan Weimer is one of two CU Boulder researchers named to the National Academy of Inventors this year.

Graduate student Yu Cai receives a big check for $10,000.

Yu Cai earns grand prize for innovative research in bioseparations field

Nov. 29, 2018

Yu Cai, a former graduate student at the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, was the grand prize winner for bioseparations research at the 2018 Life Science Awards held in Darmstadt, Germany this past October. Bioseparations is the practice of separating or purifying chemical reaction products involving living organisms. The...

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$7 million interdisciplinary research project could revolutionize biomedical industry

Nov. 16, 2018

Researchers from CU Boulder are exploring a new form of biostasis that may revolutionize combat medicine, organ donation, vaccines and more.