News Archive

February 3, 2020

Distinguished Speaker Seminar – Professor Nina Thornhill

Date: February 14, 2020 Time: 1:00 pm Location: CHBE Room 102 Discovery Through Process Data Analytics ABSTRACT Process plants may have thousands of measurements. They also have intricate connections that mean the measurements are not independent of one other. The talk will describe research that has helped with the complicated challenges of generating insights from […]

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January 30, 2020

CHBE Three Minute Thesis Competition



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Undergraduate Students Poster Competition 2020



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Graduate Student Poster Competition 2020



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January 27, 2020

CHBE Capstone Teams Design Novel Carbon Emissions Process



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January 23, 2020

Distinguished Speaker Seminar – Professor Greg Evans

Date: January 31, 2020 Time: 1:00 pm Location: CHBE Room 102 Teach Your Children Well: Fostering a Path to Lifelong and Lifewide Learning ABSTRACT Learning to teach is often a private process, that we pursue on a public stage. In contrast with the way we instruct fundamentals in our classrooms, or discover new knowledge in […]

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January 2, 2020

Distinguished Speaker Seminar – Professor Charles de Lannoy

Date: January 10, 2020 Time: 1:00 pm Location: CHBE Room 102 Active-Reactive Separations: Remediating our Environment with Advanced Materials ABSTRACT Separation technologies form the basis of most environmental and chemical processes, ranging from water treatment and desalination, to chemical catalysis, to gas purification. Membranes and sorbents are among the most efficient, cost effective, and safest […]

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November 14, 2019

Distinguished Speaker Seminar – Professor Gary Leal

Date: November 22, 2019 Time: 1:00 – 1:50 pm Location: CHBE Room 102 The Effect of Flow-Induced Concentration Nonuniformities on Shear Flow ABSTRACT In this talk, we begin by reviewing prior work from our group on the instability of simple viscometric (shear) flows, due to the coupling between stress and concentration in entangled polymer solutions. […]

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November 1, 2019

Mangrove Water Technologies Awarded $5 Million in Global Carbon Reduction Competition



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October 18, 2019

Welcome to Professor Chester Upham

The Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering is pleased to announce Dr. Chester Upham will join the faculty as Assistant Professor January 1st, 2020. Dr. Upham holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from McGill University and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of California Santa Barbara where he studied under Eric McFarland and […]

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