New and Unknown
New and Unknown
Alumnus David McKinney (BS ’84), current president of ISOFlex Packaging and founder of Coldpack, was inducted into the department’s Hall of Fame.
A Universe of Knowledge
After alumnus Erick Ribeiro (PhD ’20) built an innovative energy storage device printed on a 3D printer, NASA began scaling them to use on a Mars rover.
Students Find Success at AIChE Student Conference
Several undergraduate students attended the 2021 AIChE Annual Student Conference and successfully competed in a poster competition and the Chem-E-Car competition.
The Formation of Nanoparticles with Complex Morphologies from Block Polymers
Patchy particles are one of most important building blocks for hierarchical structures because of the discrete patches on their surface […]
Ragauskas Among World’s Most Cited Researchers
UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair for Biorefining Art Raguaskas was included on Clarivate’s 2021 list of highly cited researchers, identifying him as one of the top researchers in the field.
Joint Associate Professor Belinda Apka is combining her love of mathematics and chemical engineering to improve medicines and medical treatments.
Going Big and Energetic at a Small Scale Earns Mukherjee DURIP
Research Assistant Professor Dibyendu Mukherjee has developed a new way of producing energetic nanomaterials and received a Defense University Research Instrumentation Program award.
Effects of Trace Water on Self-Assembly of Sulfonated Block Copolymers During Solution Processing
Self-assembling multiblock copolymers with a partially sulfonated midblock show promise as membranes in proton-exchange fuel cells, flow batteries and water […]
A method for calculating the nonequilibrium entropy of a flowing polymer melt via atomistic simulation
Associate Department Head Brian Edwards and Department Head Bamin Khomami recently published research titled “A method for calculating the nonequilibrium […]
Trinh’s DOE-Supported Research Could Bring Big Changes to Biofuels
Ferguson Faculty Fellow Cong Trinh was awarded $1.1 million in funding from the US Department of Energy’s Office of Science for research aimed at producing the next generation of biofuels.