AIChE 35 Under 35

Aug. 16, 2017

Two CBE alumni — Ruth Misener *12 and Cole DeForest ’06 — made it to the AIChE 35 Under 35 list. This award acknowledges the achievements of some of AIChE’s youngest members. Cole DeForest, who was awarded in the bioengineering category, is an assistant professor in the Dept. of Chemical Engineering at the Univ. of Washington where he aims to develop novel biomaterial-based strategies for human health applications. Ruth Misener, awarded in the innovation category, is a lecturer (USA equiv. Assist. Professor) in the Dept. of Computing at Imperial College London. Her research is concerned with bioprocess optimization under uncertainty and petrochemical process network design and operations.