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Cancer: Faster screening to hit “undruggable” targets

Coiled proteins could stop cancer and other diseases from overriding signals within cells. |Medium Read
Bryan R. Goldsmith, Dow Corning Assistant Professor

Bryan Goldsmith named Dow Corning Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

This support will enable his research lab to explore promising ideas related to machine learning and catalysis.|Short Read
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Jeff Lievense (BSE ’76)

A recent inductee into the National Academy of Engineering, Jeff is an industrial biotechnology pioneer.|Medium Read
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Jennifer Linderman received AIChE mentoring award

AIChE gives Linderman the Women’s Initiatives Committee’s Mentorship Excellence Award in honor of her dedication to mentoring.|Short Read
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Scott Fogler receives AIChE and ASEE awards

He received his AIChE Van Antwerpen Award at the Honors Ceremony at the AIChE Annual Meeting on November 10, 2019.|Short Read
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Nanoparticle-based, bio-inspired catalyst could help make more efficient reactions affordable

Chemical processes usually give us both mirror image versions of a molecule when we want only one.|Medium Read
Joerg Lahann

Joerg Lahann named collegiate professor

The Wolfgang Pauli Collegiate Professor of Chemical Engineering was honored at a ceremony on October 9, 2019.|Short Read
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2019 ChE Homecoming Events

80th Birthday Breakfast and Alumni Luncheon|Short Read
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Patient cancer cells reliably grow on new 3D scaffold, showing promise for precision medicine

While previous structures guessed at the environment that cells would want, the new design lets the cells build to their own specifications.|Medium Read
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ChE Alumni Merit Award Winner: Stephen P. Hart

Steve Hart, former Global Vice President of Supply, Trading and Transportation at ExxonMobil, is the recipient Michigan Chemical Engineering’s 2019 Alumni Merit Award.|Medium Read
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Mark Burns elected AIChE Fellow

Burns is recognized for his contributions to the profession and technology.|Short Read
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New ChE Faculty

The Department of Chemical Engineering welcomed two new faculty members this fall, Maciek Antoniewicz and Jovan Kamcev|Medium Read