Cecelia Kinane received an Honorable Mention in the 2021 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) competition. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported STEM disciplines who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees. Congratulations!
Professor Alan Taub was selected as the 2021 recipient of the H. Scott Fogler Award for Professional Leadership and Service. Congratulations!
Kelly Wang was selected to receive the Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship for the 2021-2022 academic year. This prestigious fellowship supports students with dissertations that are unusually creative, ambitious, and impactful. Congratulations Kelly!
Professor Theodore Goodson III was elected as a 2021 Fellow to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). He was recognized for his outstanding contributions to the understanding of biochemical and biophysical processes utilizing novel quantum light and nonlinear spectroscopy and microscopy. Read More.
Abhishek Dhyani, a fifth year doctoral student in Prof. Anish Tuteja’s lab, received the Richard and Eleanor Towner Prize for Outstanding Research at the College of Engineering’s 2021 Research Symposium. Abhishek was recognized for his work designing materials with low interfacial toughness with ice. Read More.
Julie Rieland, a third year doctoral student in Prof. Brian Love’s lab, received a honorable mention in the advanced research session for her poster, “Ionic Liquid Manipulations of Raw Biomass: [DBUH][OAc] Analyzed as a Green Solvent for Converting Coffee By-Products to Fibers.”
Shuqing Zhang, a second year doctoral student in Prof. Zhan Chen’s lab, received the Scientific Communication Award for her poster, “Nondestructive In Situ Detection of Chemical Reactions at the Buried Interface Between Polyurethane and Isocyanate-Based Primer.”
Congratulations to all!
Professor Omolola Eniola-Adefeso co-authored a paper examining the disparities in health research funding between white and black scientists. Read More
Jukai Zhou was awarded the Rackham International Student Fellowship for the 2020-2021 academic year. The Rackham International Student Fellowship is a University-wide competition for outstanding international students. Congratulations Jukai!
Congratulations to Professor Nicholas Kotov for being named the Irving Langmuir Distinguished University Professor of Chemical Sciences and Engineering.
Professor Anne McNeil received the 2020 Harold J. Johnson Diversity Service Award. This award recognizes faculty whose service goes above and beyond their regular duties and contributes to the development of a culturally and ethnically diverse campus community. Read More
Professor Theodore Goodson is investigating new approaches toward understanding how anesthetics disrupt consciousness in the brain. Read More