chemical and biomolecular engineering

May 12, 2021  |  Students

Virtual spring 2021 departmental graduation ceremonies

Departments within the College of Engineering are putting on virtual ceremonies this spring for the class of 2021.

May 12, 2021  |  Students

Home is where the Pack is

Though Sydney Floryanzia, who graduates in May with a degree in chemical engineering, originally wondered if NC State was too close to home, she found numerous opportunities to grow and expand her horizons, thanks to private support.

Apr 30, 2021  |  Research

New law of physics helps humans and robots grasp the friction of touch

The law governs friction that occurs when two solid surfaces come into contact with a thin layer of fluid between them.

Apr 23, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Huang, Menegatti receive 2021 Alcoa Foundation Awards

He (Helen) Huang, Jackson Family Distinguished Professor in BME, and Stefano Menegatti, assistant professor in CBE, were honored for their significant research achievements.

Apr 13, 2021  |  Research

Researchers engineer probiotic yeast to produce beta-carotene

The work shows how a suite of genetic engineering tools can be used to modify the yeast.

Mar 25, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Kelly receives Holladay Medal

COE professor Robert Kelly was one of two faculty members to receive the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by NC State and the university’s Board of Trustees.

Mar 1, 2021  |  Faculty and Staff

Simon named head of Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Sindee Simon, P.W. Horn Distinguished Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas Tech University, will lead the Department of Chemical of Biomolecular Engineering at NC State University.

Feb 26, 2021  |  Research

New catalyst makes styrene manufacturing cheaper, greener

The work, co-led by researchers in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, is a big step forward for manufacturing a chemical used to make a wide variety of industrial materials.

Feb 15, 2021  |  Covid-19 Response

Researchers demonstrate self-sterilizing polymers work against SARS-CoV-2

Researchers have demonstrated a family of self-sterilizing polymers that are effective at inactivating the virus that causes COVID-19.

Feb 9, 2021  |  Students

Investigating opportunities

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Ph.D. student Srivatsan Ramesh reflects on the value of conducting informational interviews with former NC State graduate students and postdocs.