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UNM researchers develop technology to make natural gas burn cleaner
October 18, 2021
A team of researchers from The University of New Mexico has developed an improved process to make natural gas engines burn cleaner and emit fewer emissions. Read More...

UNM researcher receives NSF funding for project to manage carbon dioxide in manufacturing
September 21, 2021
A faculty member from The University of New Mexico is one of the researchers on a recently-funded National Science Foundation project that focuses on carbon capture and conversion in manufacturing. Read More...

The write stuff: FACETS project already having impacts in the classroom
September 7, 2021
It’s been a little over five years since faculty from The University of New Mexico began leading a massive National Science Foundation-funded effort to revolutionize how undergraduate engineering is taught. Read More...

Ivana Gonzales uses CARC to improve fuel cell technology
September 6, 2021
Ivana Gonzales, a research associate professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at The University of New Mexico, has been using UNM Center for Advanced Research Computing resources to develop improved fuel cell technology Read More...

Two School of Engineering professors earn distinguished professor rank
August 5, 2021
Two professors in The University of New Mexico School of Engineering have earned the title of distinguished professor. Read More...

Engineering educator selected as National Academy of Education postdoctoral fellow
June 2, 2021
Susannah Davis, a research assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at The University of New Mexico, has been selected as a 2021 National Academy of Education (NAEd)/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow. Read More...

Sloan Scholar Spotlight: Chris Torres
May 24, 2021
Chemical Engineering alumna; UNM, Chemistry PhD student University of Illinois; Sloan Scholar Read More...

Brinker elected as a member of the National Academy of Sciences
April 29, 2021
Longtime University of New Mexico professor C. Jeffrey Brinker has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, announced this week. He was among 120 members elected in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Read More...

CBE alumnus Doug Smith remembered as an independent spirit and innovator
March 9, 2021
The University of New Mexico and Albuquerque community is mourning the loss of Douglas M. Smith, a prominent technology entrepreneur, alumnus and former faculty member from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering. Read More...