Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering News
January 30, 2024
- A research team led by Nebraska engineers Rajib Saha and Niaz Bahar Chawdhury has built the largest-ever metabolic model of corn to study how temperature stress affects the plant and how a certain fungus can help alleviate the problem.
January 22, 2024
- Kiewit Hall - a six-story, privately funded, $115 million facility that opens Jan. 22, 2024 - is redefining how traditional academic spaces help prepare students for career successes.
November 30, 2023
- The Center for Electro-Optics and Functionalized Surfaces is now home to a first-of-its-kind laser in the United States to be used for a specialized method of surface modification that could improve manufacturing methods.
October 20, 2023
- An NSF grant is supporting Shudipto Dishari's research to create polymers using cells of recycled Christmas trees and corn plants to help make electrochemical devices greener and more efficient.
September 14, 2023
- Shudipto Dishari and her research team are converting plant wastes into antimicrobial agents that could help prevent pathogenic infections and death while significantly lowering the cost of antimicrobial treatments and being a boon to the bioeconomy.
September 05, 2023
- Shudipto Dishari was honored by the American Chemical Society (ACS) and its Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE) division as one of the recipients of its 2023 Early Stage Investigator Award.
August 28, 2023
- In August 2023, four College of Engineering faculty - Justin Bradley, Shudipto Dishari, George Gogos and Rajib Saha - were awarded named professorships.
August 11, 2023
- Nebraska Engineering researchers were among the 22 University of Nebraska-Lincoln research groups who shared their latest work with 150-plus Lincoln Public Schools science teachers at a STEM fair on Aug. 9, hoping to help the teachers to better educate th
August 08, 2023
- Maryam Sule, a chemical engineering student and a Peter Kiewit Foundation Engineering Academy scholar, discusses working in the Rural Fellows program this summer on projects at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture.