Building Together at the 2018 ASEE Annual Conference

Building Together at the 2018 ASEE Annual Conference

The ASEE conference features more than 400 technical sessions, with peer-reviewed papers spanning all disciplines of engineering education. More...

ChBE Researchers Create New Architecture for Solid-State Li-ion Batteries?

ChBE Researchers Create New Architecture for Solid-State Li-ion Batteries?

Profs Eric Wachsman and Liangbing Hu have created flexible, garnet-based textiles for use in lithium-metal batteries. More...

Fighting Fungus: Engineering Antibodies for Validating Antifungal Drug Targets

Fighting Fungus: Engineering Antibodies for Validating Antifungal Drug Targets

Professor Amy Karlsson is developing a new process that more accurately simulates the effect of antifungal drugs on their targets, which she believes will convert more discoveries in the lab into products on the shelf. More...

Grip Boost Restores Football Gloves' Stickiness

Grip Boost Restores Football Gloves' Stickiness

Alumni of ChBE's Complex Fluids and Nanomaterials Group are part of a company that combined science and sports to create a new product restores performance to worn football gloves. More...

Hydrophobically Modified Polymers Create Cell Gels

Hydrophobically Modified Polymers Create Cell Gels

Professor Srinivasa Raghavan's research group has created polymers that instinctively plug into cell membranes, linking them together in the form of a gel. The effect can be reversed without harming the cells, and could have applications in tissue engineering. More...

Cheaper, Faster and Longer Lasting: What Magnesium Iodine Chemistry Can Offer

Cheaper, Faster and Longer Lasting: What Magnesium Iodine Chemistry Can Offer

Chunsheng Wang's research group is developing a rechargeable magnesium/iodine battery for daily consumer use. More...

Frontpage Slideshow (standalone) | Copyright © 2006-2011 JoomlaWorks Ltd.

News

Electric car batteries souped-up with fluorinated electrolytes for longer-range driving
Chemical engineers pack more energy in same space for reliable battery. More »

Enhanced Structure for Solid State Li-ion Batteries
ARPA-E Spotlights UMD Awardee Eric Wachsman. More »

UMD engineers, colleagues work to triple the energy storage of lithium-ion batteries
Researchers have synthesized a new cathode material from iron fluoride that surpasses the capacity limits of traditional lithium-ion batteries. More »

Student Spotlight

ChBE Alumna
Soliver Fusi

Soliver was a Clark School Ambassador, 2018 Dean's Award recipient, and V.P. of the Chemical Engineering Honors Society. She will begin her Ph.D. research at the University of CA, Berkeley, this fall.

Events

Engineering Picnic & Information Fair
September 6, 20183:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Front Plaza, Kim Engineering Building
More »

Engie Chuck Edwards Memorial Fellowship Call for Proposals Intent to Submit Deadline
August 1, 20184:00 p.m.-11:00 a.m.
Apply online!
More »

Are You Good at Communicating Your Science?
September 12, 20182:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Martin Hall, 2164 (DeWalt Conference Room)
More »

Announcements

The UMD Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering is offering six courses during the summer 2018 session. Contact Kathy Gardinier or Amanda Alicea for more information.