News, Events & CEMS Seminars

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DEPARTMENT EVENTS

FALL 2021 CEMS SEMINAR SCHEDULE

SEPTEMBER

Tuesday, Sept. 28: EOAA training (Preventing and responding to sexual misconduct) for CEMS faculty and staff. ZOOM.

OCTOBER

Tuesday, Oct. 5: Dr. Rachel Getman, Clemson University

Tuesday, Oct. 12: Dr. Miguel Modestino, New York University

Thursday, Oct. 14: Dr. Nancy Sottos, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. ZOOM seminar.

Tuesday, Oct. 19: Dr. Julia Mundy, Harvard University

Thursday, Oct. 21: Dr. Jayakanth Ravichandran, University of Southern California

Tuesday, Oct. 26: Dr. Kristala L. Jones Prather, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Fredrickson Lecture)

NOVEMBER

Tuesday, Nov. 2: Dr. Babatunde Ogunnaike, University of Delaware

Tuesday, Nov. 16: Dr. Jennifer Martinez, Northern Arizona University

Tuesday, Nov. 30: Dr. Kathleen (Kate) Stebe, University of Pennsylvania

DECEMBER

Tuesday, Dec. 7: Dr. Marianthi Ierapetritou, University of Delaware

CEMS NEWSLETTER

DEPARTMENT NEWS

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CEMS research published in special issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A

Posted October 27, 2020

Oct. 27, 2020 - Professor David Flannigan and Elisah VandenBussche, a 5th year chemical engineering graduate student in the Flannigan group, published research in...

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Join us on November 4! MSE PhD alumni working in the Twin Cities

Posted October 27, 2020

Oct. 27, 2020 - To celebrate the 50-year jubilee of materials science in 2020 and offer networking and career advice to CEMS students, alumni,...

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CEMS graduate student Yutong Pang receives SWE Honeywell Scholarship

Posted October 21, 2020

Oct. 21, 2020 - Yutong Pang, a 4th year chemical engineering graduate student in the Dauenhauer group, was awarded a Honeywell Scholarship from the...

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CEMS graduate student Ankita Naik's research photo featured on C&EN "Chemistry in Pictures"

Posted October 20, 2020

Oct. 20, 2020 - Ankita Naik, a 5th year chemical engineering graduate student in the Dauenhauer group, submitted a research photo that's featured on...

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Join us! CEMS virtual event on October 21: B.Mat.S.E.s working in the Twin Cities

Posted October 13, 2020

Oct. 13, 2020 - To celebrate the 50 year jubilee of materials science in 2020 and offer networking and career advice to CEMS students,...

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CEMS alumnus Bryan Boudouris wins 2021 John H. Dillon Medal

Posted October 9, 2020

Oct. 9, 2020 - Bryan W. Boudouris (PhD ChE '09) was recently named the recipient of the 2021 John H. Dillon Medal in Polymer...

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CEMS undergraduate Brian Carrick wins first place in AIChE Student Technical Presentation Contest

Posted October 9, 2020

Oct. 7, 2020 - Brian Carrick (ChE '22) recently won first place in the Student Technical Presentation Contest at the AIChE North Central Student...

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Paul Dauenhauer receives prestigious MacArthur Fellowship

Posted October 6, 2020

Oct. 6, 2020 - CEMS Professor Paul Dauenhauer been named a 2020 fellow by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Dauenhauer is...

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U.S. Department of Energy Under Secretary visits CEMS

Posted September 30, 2020

Sept. 30, 2020 - U.S. Department of Energy Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar visited the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science (CEMS)...

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Mahanthappa elected Fellow of the American Physical Society

Posted September 29, 2020

Sept. 29, 2020 - Professor Mahesh Mahanthappa has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) upon the recommendation of the APS Division...