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NJIT professor receives Distinguished Teaching Award
Laurent Simon, an associate professor of chemical engineering at NJIT, received a Distinguished Teaching Award from the American Society for Engineering Education.
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A sophomore chemical engineering major interested in alternative fuels, green chemicals and biodegradable materials, Beres has known for years that he wants a career addressing environmental issues.
17 hrs ago
Empowered Students and Postdocs Drive Lab Safety
"It was a totally different way of incorporating safety, not just into the plan of doing research but into the day-to-day activities of doing research."
21 hrs ago
Pinwheel 'living' crystals and the origin of life
They may also, incidentally, shed light on the origin of life itself. The researchers refer to the crystals as 'living' because they, in a sense, take on a life of their own from very simple rules.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
New Chemical Engineering Study Findings Recently Were Reported by...
In this study, a CO2/Ca precipitation reaction was used to purify biogas and prepare CaCO3 nanoparticles simultaneously in a membrane reactor."
Santa Barbara Independent
Santa Barbara are looking at interactions in myelin membranes on the molecular level, leading to insights into demyelinating diseases, such as multiple sclerosis , protein, and water.
Nestle to debut live Twitter debate
Nestle UK and Taste Success, an industry-led campaign by the Food and Drink Federation will host a live Twitter Q&A with engineering graduates from its apprenticeship scheme from midday-2pm tomorrow .
Queen's University included in chemical engineering roll of honor
Queen's University Belfast chemists are celebrating after being named on the Institution of Chemical Engineers roll of honour for 2013.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
UT professor elected into native country's research academy
The Academy of Athens, a research academy established in 1926, announced the election of a native Greek UT professor to its list of members Thursday night.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C
Influence of Fluorine Plasma Treatment of TiO2 Films on the...
Detailed surface and structural characterization of the titania films by contact angle measurements, atomic force microscopy, profilometry, and Raman and UV-vis spectroscopy showed that high density SF6 plasma provoked severe film densification and thus an increase of the nanoparticles packing density, leaving intact the crystallinity, particle ... (more)
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Researchers develop intrinsically unstacked double-layer graphene
Graphene is one type of promising functional material for a variety of applications because of its extraordinary electronic and mechanical properties.
IP Group Appoints Professor Lynn Gladden As Non-Executive Director
Professor Gladden is Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research for the University of Cambridge, the Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering and the former Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology.
Skyharbour Announces Thomas S. Drolet, BEng, MSc, DIC, a Nuclear...
Mr. Drolet is a uranium and nuclear industry specialist and principal of energy consultancy Drolet & Associates Energy Services Inc. Mr. Drolet has had a plus-40-year career in the energy sector, where he spent 26 years with Ontario Hydro in various engineering, research and operations functions.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
What is the Donald F. & Mildred Topp Othmer Library of Chemical History?
The Chemical Heritage Foundation's Donald F. & Mildred Topp Othmer Library of Chemical History collects, preserves, and makes accessible materials relating to the history of science, technology, and medicine, with an emphasis on chemistry and chemical engineering from ancient to modern times.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Valspar Invests $1M in Student Research
The world's sixth-largest paint and coatings maker has given $1 million to the University of Minnesota to further materials-science research at its Minneapolis campus.
Newly discovered catalyst could lead to the low-cost production of clean methanol
Scientists have created a new nickel-gallium catalyst that synthesizes methanol , a key ingredient in paints and plastics, using carbon dioxide and hydrogen .
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Now Available: California Institute of Technology - Pharmaceuticals & ...
California Institute of Technology is a private research university, primarily focusing on research and education in mathematics, science, and engineering.
A theoretical framework for detecting signal transfer routes in signalling networks
Computers & Chemical Engineering , Vol. 29, No. 3. , pp. 597-617, doi:10.1016/j.compchemeng.2004.08.026 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Who's who - Koch Industries' top players
Charles Koch a Title: Chairman and CEO, Koch Industries Inc. a Education: Bachelor's degree in general engineering, two master's degrees in nuclear and chemical engineering, all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.