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The Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering had one of it’s strongest outcomes in response to applications to the Graduate School for support in coming year, with seven separate awards. Congratulations to the recipients and their supportive faculty members. Outstanding Graduate Assistantship awards Alireza Bandegi Wenjuan Bian Clarita Yosune Regalado Vera Ryan Zowada The Merit-based…
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The NMSU Chapter of AIChE took the victory at Relay for Life once more. The team raised just over $2200 (their second highest total over the four years of competition) for the American Cancer Society through endless bake sales, liquid nitrogen ice cream, “Pie Your Professor” days, social events, and online fundraising. All of the money…
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Joshua Gomez was recognized at the April 12, 2018 CHME Safety Meeting for his efforts to promote safety in the CHME research labs. In his position as Assistant Lab Manager, Mr. Gomez has been vigilant in maintaining safe work conditions and establishing strong housekeeping among the CHME researchers.
During the last weekend of spring break, 22 Chemical Engineering Majors traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah to attend the AIChE Rocky Mountain Regional Conference. We competed in CHME Jeopardy and the CHME Car competitions. We earned 3rd place in CHME Jeopardy, and 7th in the CHME Car competition, as well as being awarded the…
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The Office of Engineering Research (OER) convened a review panel consisting of four faculty. Each mini-grant application received three individual reviews and scores, composite scores were computed, and each application was discussed. In the final summary, CHME faculty were awarded the following (each a $10,000 award to be shared by the two collaborators): Dr. Foudazi and Dr….
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https://us17.campaign-archive.com/?u=5fb7ffa6c5b7fba3fde0070e8&id=0617142a82 Scroll down to the Section entitled, “Chapters Giving Back.” Some of the highest functioning students on the campus, selflessly serving others. All of CHME should be proud of the manner in which AICHE represents.
Qavi Sahar was awarded a $750 Graduate Travel Award to attend the American Chemical Society National Meeting in Boston 2018 and present her research. According to the award letter, Sahar’s “application packet and recommendations were very impressive and stood out among the other applicants.”
Dr. Jessica Houston has been elected to serve a two-year term as Treasurer of the International Society for the Advancement of Cytometry. http://isac-net.org/News/Congratulations-to-the-Newly-Elected-ISAC-Council.aspx
Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is funding the research of CHME junior Jocelyne Chavez in the biochemistry department under Dr. Shelly Lusseti’s supervision. The goal of their laboratory work has been to investigate cellular repair pathways and the specific proteins that aid in cell damage repair. Participating in research heavily dependent on biochemical processes has…
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