From breast cancer to biofuels, undergraduates tackle big problems in a record number of summer fellowships
Tuesday, Jul 27, 2021
Sophia Martinez is one of 19 CBE undergraduates to secure University-funded research positions this summer—nearly double the number from last year and a record number for the department. The increase comes as 15 months of pandemic-related public health restrictions give way to normal re-search operations across the campus. For undergraduates, the...
Monday, May 24, 2021
The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering honored its 23 graduating seniors in a Class Day ceremony on Monday, May 24, conferring multiple honors and awards for academic achievement.
Monday, Nov 30, 2020
Worldwide, antibiotics are losing their efficacy in treating disease, and the search for new strains is challenging. Mark Brynildsen, associate professor of chemical and biological engineering, is teaching a course this term aimed at familiarizing students with the current antibiotics crisis. The course recently received funding from Princeton...
Monday, Oct 12, 2020
For undergraduates in the engineering school, summer often means a chance to apply their learning in new ways, whether conducting field research, working in industry or volunteering abroad. Last summer, with the COVID-19 pandemic disrupting many of these plans, some students’ research projects took them in unexpected directions.
Monday, Jun 1, 2020
The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering honored its 24 graduating seniors in a virtual Class Day ceremony on Monday, June 1, conferring multiple honors and awards for academic achievement.