Category: Chemical engineering

Merlin Bruening

Bruening leads team to quantify human response to COVID-19

Across the country, public health officials have begun administering antibody tests aimed at identifying Americans who may have been exposed to the novel coronavirus and have potentially developed immunity to the disease. But even with testing underway, experts say there are more questions than …

Two CBE faculty to serve key positions with The Journal of Physical Chemistry C

William F. Schneider and Edward J. Maginn, in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE), have been appointed to new editorial roles at The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. A title of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the journal publishes original experimental and …

Three doctoral students receive outstanding teaching awards

Three doctoral students in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE) have received the 2020 Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award. Presented annually by Notre Dame Learning, the Graduate School, and the Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning, the award recognizes …

Webber receives 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Matthew J. Webber, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, has received a 2020 National Science Foundation Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, the highest honor given by the U.S. government to young faculty members in engineering and science. 

Webber’s …

Dowling receives 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Alexander W. Dowling, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, has received a 2020 National Science Foundation Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, one of the highest honors given by the U.S. government to young faculty members in engineering and science. Dowling uses …

Useful Separations

Ruilan Guo loved chemistry in high school because there are so many unknowns and corresponding opportunities to create something new. Now an associate professor in Notre Dame’s Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Guo specializes in creating the selective barriers needed to …