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Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies

ChBE, Glasscock offer short course taught by Abbas Firoozabadi Wednesday, May. 11, 2022

'Hydrocarbon and Renewable Energy Production from the Subsurface: Thermodynamics and Rheology' scheduled for July 25-29.


Sunit Patel

Sunit Patel receives Distinguished Alumni Award from Rice Monday, May. 9, 2022

ChBE alumnus is a skilled financial leader in the telecommunications industry who’s worked with multiple Fortune 500 companies.


Jeffrey Vanegas

Vanegas collects numerous honors for undergraduate research, service Friday, May. 6, 2022

ChBE junior earns James S. Waters Creativity Award, NIH grant, RURS top poster, Distinguished Junior Merit Scholarship and more.


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Four from ChBE awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships Monday, May. 2, 2022

Leslie Arrazolo, Min Jung Kim, Devon Kulhanek and Jessica Persaud receive fellowships intended to develop the next generation of scientists and engineers.


Jung (Timothy) Kim and Peng Zhu

PhD students outline strategy for improving electrochemical CO2 reduction technology Monday, Apr. 25, 2022

Jung (Timothy) Kim and Peng Zhu, who work in the lab of Haotian Wang, publish paper in Nature Catalysis


Lucas Hildebrand Pires da Cunha

PhD student receives 2022 recipient of the Graduate Teaching Award for Student Support Thursday, Apr. 7, 2022

Lucas Hildebrand Pires da Cunha recognized by Rice for support provided to undergraduate students.


Zhen-Yu Wu

Zhen-Yu Wu article among Nature Communications' top 25 in chemistry, materials sciences Monday, Apr. 4, 2022

Postdoctoral research associate works in lab of Haotian Wang.


16 years in top 30 graduate chemical engineering programs

Rice chemical engineering rises two spots in national ranking of graduate programs Tuesday, Mar. 29, 2022

No. 24 ranking marks 16th year in a row in U.S. News World and Report's top 30.


Sibani Lisa Biswal

NSF backs Biswal to devise nanofluids for reducing use of dangerous solvents Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022

Proposal for three-year, $549,733 Partnerships for Innovation grant is titled 'Micellar Nanofluids to Reduce Use of Harmful Solvents in Oil and Gas Production.'