News & Events


Mon, 01/04/2021 | KNKX

ChemE Ph.D. student Erica Eggleton's work can help transit agencies that are looking to electrify their fleets

Thu, 12/10/2020

The Unit Operations and Surface & Colloid Science labs go remote

Thu, 12/10/2020

A glimpse into ChemE's year of reinvention, adapting to the pandemic

Thu, 12/03/2020

Ray Marzullo (B.S. '69) and Barry Lutz (Ph.D. '03) are honored for their contributions to industry and academia, respectively

Tue, 12/01/2020 | U.S. DOE Solar Energy Technologies Office
Hugh Hillhouse has received a U.S. DOE award to model perovskite solar cell performance through dark-field imaging and machine learning
Mon, 11/30/2020

ChemE welcomes two alumni back to the department

Wed, 10/28/2020 | Seattle Times

ChemE spinoff Membrion is developing a sprayable treatment for cloth masks that electrostatically adsorbs the coronavirus and could keep the wearer safer

Fri, 10/16/2020

Over two weeks in January, undergrads will complete a Python tutorial and team up to solve a chemical engineering problem with code

Thu, 10/15/2020

ChemE launches the Berg Endowed Fellowship

Mon, 10/12/2020

Advances in synthetic biology and biomaterials open up exciting prospects for distributed manufacturing of drugs, food products, and other commodities

Wed, 10/07/2020 | American Physical Society

Professor Sam Jenekhe is recognized for his influential work on semiconducting polymers for electronic and photovoltaic applications

Wed, 09/02/2020 | UW Mechanical Engineering
ChemE's Jonathan Posner is part of a team building portable boxes that decontaminate N95 masks
Thu, 08/27/2020 | UW Medicine

The Center for Dialysis Innovation earns a KidneyX award for a porous synthetic graft intended to make dialysis safer and more reliable

Wed, 08/05/2020 | UW Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute

ChemE professor James Carothers and adjunct professor Jesse Zalatan receive NSF award to develop a new type of SARS-CoV-2 antibody test

Tue, 06/23/2020 | UW News
Cooling lasers could revolutionize fields ranging from bio-imaging to quantum communication
Wed, 06/03/2020

Presenting beautiful, creative views of ChemE students' research

Mon, 05/18/2020 | UW Engineering

Through the QuantumX initiative, guided by ChemE chair Jim Pfaendtner and multidisciplinary partners, the UW aims to be a leader in the coming quantum age

Fri, 05/15/2020 | The Daily

Nathanael Ramos has been devising how to electrochemically degradate pharmaceutical compounds in wastewater before they can reach aquatic ecosystems

Mon, 05/04/2020

Two undergraduates and two graduate students are recognized for making the most of their time at UW

Fri, 04/03/2020 | UW Foster Blog
ElectroSolar Oxygen won the $10,000 second place prize in the (virtual) Environmental Innovation Challenge
Thu, 02/13/2020 | UW News

New research from UW and Northwestern University shows that immune cells ‘count’ how many of them have gathered to determine how much the immune system should react

Fri, 02/07/2020 | UW Clean Energy Institute

UW energy storage researchers are working with Nobel laureates to build a better battery for electric vehicles

Fri, 01/17/2020 | UW Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

With a new microvessel fabrication technique, engineers and pathologists gain deeper understanding of infected blood cell circulation

Fri, 01/17/2020 | UW College of Engineering

Greg Newbloom is honored for Entrepreneurial Excellence, and Scott and Catherine Roberts are recognized for Distinguished Service

Fri, 12/06/2019

How visionary chemical engineers at the UW set the stage for decades of biomaterials innovation