Monthly Archives: September 2019

Fabrication of membranes

Description: The current challenge in membrane industry is to increase the permeability, while having high solute rejection rate. In this project, the student will fabricate ultrafiltration membranes with different compositions and test their performance. Completion Objectives: Fabricate membranes Characterize membranes in terms of permeability and rejection Faculty Advisor: Foudazi Required Competencies Completion of required safety…
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Membranes for water treatment

Description: In this project, different membranes will be tested to evaluate their rejection towards different solutes. The pore size of membranes will be estimated from the size of solutes. Completion Objectives: Learn the basics of water treatment with membranes Estimation of pore size of membranes Faculty Advisor: Foudazi Required Competencies Completion of required safety training….
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Future Leaders in Chemical Engineering undergraduate conference

The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NC State University is thrilled to announce the Future Leaders in Chemical Engineering, a national research symposium for outstanding undergraduate researchers in Chemical Engineering and related disciplines. This event will be held on NC State’s Centennial Campus, in Raleigh, NC, on October 27-28, 2019.   In addition to receiving recognition…
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Female undergraduate enrollment exceeds male in CHME for first time

For the first time, female undergraduate enrollment in CHME at NMSU exceeds that of their male counterparts.  Fall 2019 census date registrations show 89 women and 88 men. Enrollment Data In 2017, only 21.9% of engineering bachelor degrees were awarded to women. 

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Alma Carolina Escobosa receives prestigious CONACYT scholarship

Alma Carolina Escobosa, a graduate student in CHME has been selected to receive the CONACYT (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnolog√≠a) scholarship awarded by the Mexican National Council for Science and Technology. She will receive a 45-month scholarship effective from September 01, 2019 to May 31, 2023. The scholarship will pay her living expenses, medical…
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Eduardo Saldivar named to AICHE 2018-2019 Freshman Recognition Award

Congratulations to Eduardo Saldivar on being selected to receive the 2018-2019 Freshman Recognition Award. This distinguished and well deserved award is presented to one AIChE student member in each student chapter who has been the most active in their student chapter during his/her freshman year. This award consists of a certificate, complimentary registration to the…
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“Participation” is key to success of safety culture in CHME

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