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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

2017 Chevron Lecture on Energy

The department hosted the 2017 annual Chevron Lecture on Energy on March 23rd, with Professor George Hirasaki delivering his talk on “Enhancing Carbon Dioxide Enhanced Oil Recovery”.

Preceding the lecture, graduate students held a poster competition. The poster winners were:

  • First place – Yiyuan “Ben” Yin (Wong group)
  • Second place (tie) – Jin Song (Biswal group) and Andrea Miranda (Verduzco group)
  • Third place – Yuchong Zhang (Chapman group)

Immediately following the lecture, nearly one hundred students, faculty, alumni, and academic and industry partners enjoyed networking over a Mediterranean inspired meal.