The 2nd year Graduate Students will present their research thus far at the Research Review on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 in both 102 Colburn & 114 Spencer Labs beginning at 9:00 AM. The Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Research Review is for fellow students & faculty. The review provides an opportunity for 2nd year graduate students to present their research to fellow students & faculty in a setting conducive to open discussion. As such, it is important to have your participation for this event, and therefore, we sincerely hope that you will be able to join us. Whether you are a Speaker, Faculty member, or Attendee, to ensure adequate food is provided for everyone, please RSVP for this event.
May 17, 2016--Experts from across the United States gathered at the University of Delaware on Friday, May 13, to participate in National Lab Day. The event included a series of panel discussions related to the overall theme Clean Energy: Challenges and Opportunities on topics including security, power generation, grid modernization and storage.
Antony Beris, the Arthur B. Metzner Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Delaware, has been elected a fellow of the Society of Rheology. Fellowship status recognizes a history of distinguished scientific achievement, a significant technological accomplishment and/or outstanding scholarship in the field of rheology. Service to the society is also an important component to fellowship status. The inaugural class of fellows was elected in 2015.
Outstanding seniors: Graduating seniors Jaeger, Galarraga recognized with UDAA's Warner, Taylor awards
Emalea Pusey Warner and Alexander J. Taylor Sr. set the bar high for those who would follow in their footsteps by exemplifying what it truly means to be a Blue Hen. Every year, the University of Delaware Alumni Association (UDAA) honors their legacies by recognizing one outstanding woman and man from the graduating class with the Emalea Pusey Warner and Alexander J. Taylor Sr. awards. This year, seniors Rebecca Jaeger and Jonathan Galarraga, both in the University Honors Program, have been selected as the recipients of these prestigious awards based on the leadership, academic success and community service they have each demonstrated during their time at UD.
Chemical engineering honors: Doctoral candidate's work focuses on polymers for self-healing applications
Melissa Gordon, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware, has won an Excellence in Graduate Polymer Research Award from the American Chemical Society (ACS). The 12th Excellence in Graduate Polymer Research Symposium took place at the ACS national meeting, held in San Diego from March 13-17.
You might say that curiosity got the best of University of Delaware inventors Norman J. Wagner III and the late Richard F. Heck. And we've undoubtedly been the beneficiaries of their scientific sleuthing and tinkering. The two were inducted as fellows into the National Academy of Inventors on Friday, April 15, in ceremonies at the United States Patent and Trademark Office in Alexandria, Virginia.