Faculty News

Extending the Life of Solar Modules
November 4, 2019 - Tech Bytes: Kevin Robinson-Avila
University of New Mexico and Air Force Research Laboratory scientists have teamed up to prolong the life of solar modules by harnessing the Atom Ant-like strength of carbon nanotubes. Read more…

Datye Presents 2019 Walter J. Weber Distinguished LectureOctober 17, 2019
Abhaya Datye, Distinguished Regents' Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering was awarded the 2019 Walter J. Weber Distinguished Lecture in Environmental and Energy Sustain. Read more…

Faculty News • Promotions and New Hires
August 12, 2019

CBE announces promotions and new additions to CBE faculty Read More...

Brinker: ‘SupraCells’ could have therapeutic benefit
June 6, 2019

C. Jeffrey Brinker, distinguished professor emeritus of chemical and biological engineering at The University of New Mexico, recently authored a paper on “SupraCells,” which the research team says are special cells encased in a suit of armor that could be used to deliver medical therapies in a new way.Read more...

Canavan selected as 2018 AVS Fellow
May 2, 2018
Heather Canavan, an associate professor of chemical and biological engineering at The University of New Mexico, has been selected as a 2018 AVS Fellow. Read more...

Engineering faculty named Outstanding Teacher of the Year, Lecturer of the Year
May 1, 2018
Heather Canavan, associate professor of chemical and biological engineering, was named a 2017-18 Outstanding Teacher of the Year.  Read More...

Brinker elected as Fellow of American Academy of Arts and Sciences
April 20, 2018
C. Jeffrey Brinker, a Distinguished Professor and Regents’ Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at The University of New Mexico, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Read More...

Sang Han receives STC.UNM Innovation Fellow Award
April 13, 2018
Dr. Sang M. Han, Regents Professor in the Departments of Chemical & Biological Engineering and Electrical & Computer Engineering has been chosen to receive the 2018 STC.UNM Innovation Fellow Award Read More...

Dr. Jeff Brinker develops memzyme capable of ridding coal smoke of carbon dioxide
April 12, 2018
Dr. Jeff Brinker develops memzyme capable of ridding coal smoke of carbon dioxide Read More...

Engineering professor wins Korean young investigator award
April 10, 2018
Sang Eon Han, an assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at The University of New Mexico, has been awarded the Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers President Young Investigator Award. Read More...