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April 15, 2015
The Purdue University Board of Trustees approved the promotion of Dr. Chongli Yuan to Associate Professor with tenure during its April meeting.
April 9, 2015
Zoltan Nagy, Professor of Chemical Engineering, has been named a Purdue University Faculty Scholar for 2015-2020. This University-wide honor is given to select mid-career faculty who are on an accelerated path for academic distinction.
March 28, 2015
The annual Women in Chemical Engineering Seminar provides networking opportunities and career information for women in chemical engineering. Panel discussions, invited speakers and networking opportunities give students the chance to learn from women who are balancing work and life.
April 9, 2015
Research from Associate Professor Vilas Pol's laboratory is striking a cord with a lot of people. In the past month a YouTube video about his laboratory's work turning packing peanuts into battery components has been viewed almost 229,000 times.
April 7, 2015
Purdue College of Engineering honored Professor R. Neal Houze with the top undergraduate teaching award.
April 7, 2015
Fabio Ribeiro, the R. Norris and Eleanor Shreve Professor of Chemical Engineering, is the recipient of the 2015 Herman Pines Award in Catalysis. This award is given to recognize Professor Ribeiro’s outstanding research in the field of Catalysis.
March 31, 2015
Distinguished Professor Sangtae Kim was elected Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers
March 30, 2015
Ron Unnerstall (BSChE ’83) was promoted to BP Group Head of Engineering. He will continue his responsibilities as Vice President for Refining and Logistics Technology.
March 30, 2015
Graduate Student Viktor Cybulskis was honored with a university-level Presidential Safety Award for his work in a chemical engineering laboratory.
March 26, 2015
Assistant Professor Raj Gounder was awarded a highly competitive 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Grant.
March 18, 2015
Assistant Professor Bryan Boudouris was selected to represent the American Physical Society's Division of Polymer Physics at the 27th Meeting of the Polymer Physics Group of the Institute of Physics in Manchester, UK.
March 18, 2015
Arvind Varma, the R. Games Slayter Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering and Jay & Cynthia Ihlenfeld Head of Chemical Engineering is the winner of the 2015 Purdue Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award
March 17, 2015
Professor Stephen P. Beaudoin was selected to receive a 2015 College of Engineering Faculty Award of Excellence in mentoring.
March 30, 2015
The Purdue College of Engineering Celebration of Faculty Careers Colloquium recognizes and celebrates the diverse accomplishments of senior faculty.