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Alumna Alex Castle Elected President of Tennessee Distillers Guild

August 21, 2020

Castle was the first female head distiller in Tennessee, overseeing all facets of production at Old Dominick Distillery.

CAER, ORNL Research Partnership to Turn Coal Into High-value Carbon Fiber

August 20, 2020

The collaboration will allow two of the world’s leading carbon fiber research and development organizations to maximize their respective expertise in the field.

Matthew Morse Receives Tau Beta Pi Scholarship

August 10, 2020

Morse researched polymeric drug delivery complexes under Professor Thomas Dziubla through undergraduate research and UK’s REU program.

Welcome Back Message from Chair Tom Dziubla

August 07, 2020

Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering Chair Tom Dziubla apprises incoming and returning students about changes within the department.

Dibakar Bhattacharyya to Receive 2020 AIChE Separations Division Founders Award

July 10, 2020

Bhattacharyya recently received a Rapid Response Research (RAPID) grant from the NSF to develop a mask that will deactivate COVID-19 on contact.

Escobar, Alumnus Wooldridge, Team Up to Confront COVID-19 With Antiviral Membrane, 3D-printed Face Masks

June 09, 2020

The masks are designed to inactivate the coronavirus.

Jeffrey Seay Receives UK Global Impact Award

May 26, 2020

This award recognizes Seay for his applied research work around the deployment of various sustainable energy technologies to empower communities in developing economies.

Escobar, Dong and Al-Jumaily Win Best Paper Award

May 26, 2020

The three authors have received a 2020 Best Paper Award from the journal Membranes.

James Obute Awarded Tau Beta Pi Fellowship

May 18, 2020

The fellowship will support Obute’s graduate studies at the University of Texas at Austin during the 2020-2021 academic year.

Max Dong Receives Outstanding Doctoral Student Award

May 14, 2020

His research as part of his dissertation was on the development of green methods of fabricating polymeric membranes, their antifouling properties and applications in wastewater treatment.