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Nanomedicine crosses into brain, eradicates recurring brain cancer in mice

The new approach helped seven out of eight mice fight off glioblastoma, the most common and aggressive form of adult brain cancer. |Medium Read
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Scott Fogler honored as Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year

Award recognizes Fogler’s outstanding contributions to undergraduate education|Medium Read
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In Memoriam: Peter B. Lederman

Beloved member of the U-M ChE alumni community, Peter B. Lederman died on June 9, 2020, at the age of 88.|Short Read
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Chemistry and energy: Machine learning to understand catalyst interactions

Toward harnessing machine learning to design the materials we want.|Medium Read

Bryan Goldsmith is recognized by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Named to AIChE's "35 under 35" list in honor of his accomplishments in energy and environmental research|Short Read

Mirror-like photovoltaics get more electricity out of heat

By reflecting nearly all the light they can’t turn into electricity, they help pave the way for storing renewable energy as heat.|Medium Read
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Michigan Chemical Engineering undergraduate program enters top 5 in U.S. News rankings

Chemical Engineering is tied at No. 4 in the U.S. News’s 2021 chemical engineering undergraduate program rankings|Short Read
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Caution and connection in in-person classes during COVID-19

Faculty members and students share their perspectives.|Medium Read
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In Memoriam – Mary Jane Northrop

ChE Technical Communication Lecturer passed away on July, 20, 2020.|Short Read
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ChE Student – Honors and Awards

Congratulations to all of our students who have earned recognition in 2020|Short Read
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Welcome to our new ChE Faculty

The department will welcome two new assistant professors this year, Andrew Allman and Xiwen Gong; Allman will join the faculty in September 2020 and Gong in January 2021|Short Read
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U-M spinout Asalyxa Bio developing inflammatory treatment platform, aiding COVID-19 patients

The company’s technology delivers an anti-inflammatory agent directly to overreactive neutrophils, minimizing harm from “cytokine storms.”|Medium Read