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Pioneering nanotechnologist Jackie Ying, a Princeton alumna and trustee, wins the King Faisal Prize in Science

Jackie Ri-Yu Ying, a pioneer in the use of nanotechnology for human health, has won the 2023 King Faisal Prize in Science for “the synthesis of various advanced nanomaterials and systems, and their applications in catalysis, energy conversion and biomedicine.” Ying is a 1991 graduate alumna in chemical engineering and a member of Princeton’s Board of Trustees.

Graduate Student Symposium showcases broad impacts across academia and industry

For the first time in three years, graduate students researching everything from tissue engineering to materials design gathered to share their work at the Princeton CBE Graduate Student Symposium. The event was held in Bowen Hall on Dec. 9.

How do you treat untreatable infections? Do what the microbes do.

In a discovery with implications for the drug-resistance crisis, Princeton Engineering researchers have isolated a compound that kills bacteria that can cause incurable infections.

Princeton CBE senior Michal Kozlowski named a Schwarzman Scholar

Kozlowski is one of five Princeton undergraduates to be named Schwarzman Scholars for 2023. The Schwarzman Scholarship covers the cost of graduate study and living toward a one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

How a century of oil-and-gas research can lead industry to a cleaner future

Michele Sarazen, assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering and an associated faculty member in the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Robert Prud'homme wins AIChE nanoscience award for widely adopted drug mixing process

Robert K. Prud’homme has received the 2022 Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum Award from the American Institute for Chemical Engineers, recognizing his bedrock mixing technique called flash nanoprecipitation. The approach has been adopted globally to produce treatments for malaria, tuberculosis, cancer, diabetes, COVID-19 and many other conditions.

Leading polymer scientist Rodney Priestley named AIChE "eminent" chemical engineer

Polymer expert Rodney Priestley has been awarded the 2022 Eminent Chemical Engineers Award by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Minority Affairs Committee.

Yejoon Seo awarded the 2022 Dale Grieb Safety Award

Seo received the award Nov. 3 during the Environmental Health and Safety Fall Safety Managers Breakfast. The award comes with a cash prize of $2,500.

The Dale Grieb Safety Award was established in 2019 in honor of Dale Grieb, a longtime Princeton…

2021-2022 Dasgupta Outstanding AI Awards

Drew Carson and Joanna Schneider were awarded 2021-2022 Jui Dasgupta Outstanding AI Awards from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.

Living matter expert Sujit Datta wins APS award for illuminating bacterial dynamics

The award recognizes Datta’s work illuminating bacterial dynamics and organization, and “for inspiring the community to engage with these complex systems.” As part of the award,