Chemical Engineering

  • Vanderbilt University

    Limited submission opportunity: The 2014 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar awards program: The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.

    Vanderbilt University may nominate one candidate for the Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc. Camille Dreyfus Teacher Scholar Awards Program Read More

    Dec. 6, 2013

  • Oliver Schmidt

    Director of German nanosciences institute is NanoDay! keynote speaker

    Oliver Schmidt, director of the Institute for Integrative Nanosciences at the Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research in Dresden, Germany, is the keynote speaker at the 13th Annual Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Forum Oct. 24 at Vanderbilt University. The Forum and NanoDay! activities are sponsored by the Vanderbilt Institute of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (VINSE) and the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Materials Science. Read More

    Oct. 16, 2012

  • spinach

    Senior design team wins $90K EPA grant for spinach-powered solar cell

    At the Eighth Annual National Sustainable Design Expo, a team of Vanderbilt engineering seniors won the Marketplace Innovation Award, Student Choice Award and a $90,000 Phase II grant from the EPA for a biohybrid solar panel that substitutes expensive silicon wafers with a protein derived from spinach. Read More

    Apr. 25, 2012

  • Kudos


    Vanderbilt University may nominate one candidate for the Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc. Camille Dreyfus Teacher Scholar Awards Program. This award provides $75,000 over a period of five years to support the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Eligible candidates must hold a full-time tenure-track academic appointment, and… Read More

    Mar. 1, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Nanotechnologists take lessons from nature

    Accepting and understanding natural variability is the key for engineers seeking to make nanoscale devices that are as efficient as living microorganisms. Read More

    Apr. 28, 2011