Kristin Thunhorst

Leader, innovator, engineer: Kristin Thunhorst receives Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award

March 20, 2019

A ChBE alumna will receive a special recognition from the College of Engineering & Applied Science.

Tobin Brown, PhD student

Issues and tissues with CU chemical engineering PhD grad

March 11, 2019

Tobin Brown graduated in 2018 with his PhD in chemical engineering after studying hydrogels with the Anseth Research Group. He found work at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder after graduation using atomic force microscopy to study polymeric materials. We asked him about his time at the College of Engineering and Applied Science, where he hopes his career will be in the future and what advice he has for students in the department.

Camouflaged cuttlefish

Underwater creatures inspire shape-shifting, color-changing materials

Feb. 28, 2019

Squids and cuttlefish inspire new research into optical materials.

2018 NCAA Championship team raises their trophies

ChBE student part of USTFCCCA Women's Scholar Team of the Year

Feb. 19, 2019

CU Women's Team named USTFCCCA Scholar Team of the Year; five Buffs garner all-academic honors

Austin Daniels, Chris Calderone and Ted Randolph

Award-winning research goes deep with neural networks for drug safety

Feb. 13, 2019

Researchers at the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering are the latest recipients of the pharmaceutical industry's oldest award: the Ebert Prize.

Timothy Whitehead working in his lab.

The right antibodies for any body: Whitehead lab earns $2.8 million grant to bolster antibody research

Feb. 7, 2019

The National Institute of Health awarded a R01 grant to CU Boulder researchers to help better understand antibody selection.

The contestants pose with their entries

Science is art: Imaging competition shows off the stunning side of microscopic research

Jan. 30, 2019

CU Boulder's annual microscopic image contest reveals a world of hidden beauty.

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.

A graphic rendering of quantum level objects

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.

The Living Jounral of Computational Molecular Science header

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...