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CEMS students earn National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

March 24, 2017 - Numerous CEMS students have received awards through the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). The program recognizes ... read more


Groundbreaking process for creating ultra-selective separation membranes published in Nature

March 15, 2017 - A team of researchers, led by the University of Minnesota, has developed a groundbreaking one-step, crystal growth process for making ... read more


Aydil receives Outstanding Contributions to Graduate and Professional Education Award

March 2, 2017 - Eray Aydil, Professor and Ronald L. and Janet A. Christenson Chair in Renewable Energy, is the recipient of a 2016-17 ... read more


Markou awarded NIFA, USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative predoctoral fellowship

March 2, 2017 - George Markou, a fourth-year chemical engineering graduate student in Professor Casim Sarkar’s research group, has been selected to receive a ... read more


Groundbreaking polymer research featured in Science

Feb. 24, 2017 - A team of researchers from Cornell University and the University of Minnesota, including CEMS professors Frank Bates and Chris Macosko, ... read more


University researchers aim to turn agricultural waste into everyday products

Feb. 22, 2017 - In collaboration with other University of Minnesota researchers and students, Associate Professor Kechun Zhang has engineered a new synthetic biopathway ... read more


Researchers invent a breakthrough process to produce renewable car tires from trees and grasses

Feb. 8, 2017 - A team of researchers, led by the University of Minnesota, has invented a new technology to produce automobile tires from ... read more


Hackel selected for Guillermo E. Borja Career Development Award

Jan. 25, 2017 - Assistant Professor Benjamin Hackel has been selected by the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) Promotion and Tenure Advisory Committee ... read more


2D zeolite research featured on cover of Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Jan. 23, 2017 - Meera Shete, a Ph.D. candidate in the Tsapatsis group, is the first author of a communication in Angewandte Chemie International ... read more


Bates research featured on cover of Macromolecules

Jan. 18, 2017 - Block polymer research conducted by Regents Professor Frank S. Bates and Assistant Professor Christopher Bates from the University of California, ... read more


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