The partnership between CBE and Eastman Chemical Co. over the past decade has positively impacted faculty, students, and spaces on campus.
Rigoberto Advincula has joined the department as UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair for Advanced and Nanostructured Materials, further strengthening the relationship with ORNL.
Naijia Hao (PhD ’20) received the 2020 Jim and Sändra McKinley Outstanding Graduate Student Award for demonstrating a high degree of effort in the classroom and excellent leadership in the lab.
Associate Professor Steven Abel is teaching students to use mathematical and computational tools to study cell biology in his new first-year seminar, Exploring COVID-19.
Nicholas Ross received a 2020 Torchbearer Award, the highest award given to undergraduates by the University of Tennessee.
Assistant Professor Steven Abel was recognized by the Tickle College of Engineering with a research award and a teaching award.
Arthur Ragauskas, UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair for Biorefining, and his team lead a breakthrough study in biofuels that has been celebrated by his peers.
Caleb Walker earned the AIChE Division 15 (Food, Pharmaceutical and Bioengineering Division) oral presentation award at the 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting.
Woodi Woodland recently returned to UT’s campus after 15 months of internship and study at Germany’s Technical University of Hamburg.