Hendrik Heinz

CU Boulder Chemical, Biological Engineering Professor Heinz named Amazon Scholar

Aug. 23, 2022

Professor Hendrik Heinz is the second CU Boulder faculty member chosen for the highly selective Amazon Scholar program.


CU Boulder spin-out Think Bioscience raises $17M for undruggable proteins

Aug. 22, 2022

Think is a spin-out from CU Boulder and is a client company of Innosphere Ventures' incubation program.

Nick Carroll

Patten Seminar Series: Nick Carroll, Sept. 27

Aug. 15, 2022

Dr. Nick Carroll joins us from the University of New Mexico. His research focuses on liquid phase separation of intrinsically disordered proteins that bind nucleic acids to create condensed phase assemblies that recapitulate the structure and environmental responsiveness of membraneless organelles in living cells.

Katrina Knauer stands in a lab coat and is wearing plastic gloves

Patten Seminar Series: Katrina Knauer, Oct. 11

Aug. 1, 2022

Seminar: Plastic Deconstruction, Upcycling, and Redesign in the BOTTLE Consortium Speaker : Katrina Knauer, CTO of the BOTTLE Consortium, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Host : Tim White Seminar Abstract The plastic pollution crisis is also an energy crisis with an estimated 20 percent of fossil fuel consumption going towards...

Enrique Iglesia in a jacket and tie

Patten Seminar Series: Enrique Iglesia, Oct. 4

Aug. 1, 2022

ChBE Patten Distinguished Lecturer Seminar: Binding Sites and their Environment in Surface Catalysis Speaker : Enrique Iglesia, Distinguished Professor and Theodore Vermeulen Chair in Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley; Laboratory Fellow – Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Host : Will Medlin Seminar Abstract The properties of molecular species that act...

CU Boulder campus seen from the air

AB Nexus seeks interdisciplinary proposals for 2022 grant program

July 7, 2022

AB Nexus has announced its Fall 2022 Research Collaboration Grant Program, which seeks proposals from interdisciplinary teams that expand and strengthen areas of research collaboration between the CU Anschutz and CU Boulder campuses.

Associate Professor Tim Whitehead

Research into rapid biosensor development from plant hormone receptors appears in Nature Biotechnology

June 20, 2022

Advanced bioengineering of plant hormone receptors may lead to controlling complex genetic circuits in living cells, according to new research by Associate Professor Timothy Whitehead and his partners. Their paper, “Plant hormone receptors as reprogrammable scaffolds for rapid biosensor development," was recently published in Nature Biotechnology.

Wyatt Shields

Wyatt Shields named Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences

June 14, 2022

The Pew Charitable Trust announced today that Assistant Professor Wyatt Shields has been selected as a 2022 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences.


Shields and Randolph part of new AB Nexus grants

June 9, 2022

The AB Nexus program announced its fourth round of grant awards to faculty from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Colorado Boulder.

Graduating students in regalia pose before processional

Recent graduates turn toward a bright future in chemical and biological engineering

May 24, 2022

Graduating students from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering were recognized at a departmental ceremony on Thursday, May 5.