ChemE welcomes three new junior faculty members this year

Prof. Monther Abu-Remaileh, Assistant Professor (Started August 2019): The Abu-Remaileh Lab is interested in identifying novel pathways that enable cellular and organismal adaptation to metabolic stress and changes in environmental conditions. We also study how these pathways go awry in human diseases such as cancer, neurodegeneration and metabolic syndrome, in order to engineer new therapeutic modalities. Read […]

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Prof. William A. Tarpeh receives multiple fellowships

Woods Institute Environmental Ventures Program: for transformative environmental and sustainability research. Will’s project is on elucidating mechanisms of electrochemical sulfur recovery from anaerobic wastewater National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Gulf Research Program Early Career Fellow: supports emerging scientific leaders as they take risks on research ideas to improve the well-being of coastal communities and ecosystems. […]

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2019 Stanford Chemical Engineering Commencement

Congratulations to the Chemical Engineering Class of 2019. The department held its graduation ceremony on Sunday June 16 in the Science and Engineering Quadrangle. The department conferred 21 BS, 3 co-term, 3 MS, and 19 PhD degrees. Department Chair Prof. Zhenan Bao greeted and announced the MS and PhD students and Senior Lecturer, Dr. Lisa […]

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Prof. Stacey Bent appointed as Stanford Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs

Stacey Bent, senior associate dean for faculty and academic affairs in Stanford’s School of Engineering, has been named the university’s vice provost for graduate education and postdoctoral affairs, Provost Persis Drell announced. Bent, who is the Jagdeep and Roshni Singh Professor in the School of Engineering, will begin her new role – which focuses on […]

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44th Annual Mason Lecture: Lab tours

Mason Lectures are around the corner, and this year we are introducing a new feature: Mason Lecture Student-Alumni Lab Tours!  There are so many alumni and “friends of Stanford” that come to the Mason Lecture, making it an opportune time to connect these folks with you all in the department! We are looking for graduate student volunteers to each take a […]

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Annual 44th Mason Lecture to be held Monday May 6, 2019. Speaker: Lynden Archer

Lynden Archer is the James A Friend Family Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and David Croll Director of the Cornell Energy Systems Institute. His research focuses on transport properties of polymer/particle hybrids and their applications in electrochemical energy storage technologies. Archer received his Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Stanford University in 1993 and was […]

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Wes Michaels named Mason Graduate Fellowship

Last year, the Department announced the establishment of the Mason Graduate Fellowship. The Faculty have decided that this fellowship will fund a senior graduate student in the department for leadership “above and beyond” the normal call of duty. The fellowship will be for one academic year (3 quarters). The faculty have decided that this year’s […]

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