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    3-Minute Thesis: CBE graduate student, Joseph Donohue has won the top prize at Canada’s National 3-Minute Thesis competition (3MT).

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    Graduate Students: Check out information for students pursuing their Graduate degree in Chemical Engineering

  • Undergraduate Students conversing

    Undergraduate Students: Check out information for students taking an Undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering

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Dr. Lauren Flynn's CFI 'funding fuels hunt for deeper answers'
'Western News | January 20, 2015

Dr. Lauren Flynn is offering hope to those struggling to heal some of life’s deepest scars by putting stems cells found in human fat to work in new ways. (more)

Dr. Cedric Briens is 'turning ‘gunk’ into a liquid gold'
Western Engineering News | January 7, 2015

Finding a way to improve the efficiency of how heavy oil is upgraded is a challenge Cedric Briens is excited to take on as the NSERC Syncrude/ExxonMobil Industrial Research Chair in Fluid Coking Technologies at Western University. (more)

CBE Graduate Seminar Series 2014-2015 announces “Speaker of the Month” for October and November 2014

The Department of Chemical and Biochemical is pleased to announce the winners of the “Speaker of the Month” for October and November 2014. The winners are Patricio Javier Valades Pelayo who presented his seminar on the topic “scale-up studies on bench-scale slurry photocatalytic reactors: radiative and kinetic modelling” and Isabela Reiniati who presented her seminar on the topic “Production and purification of bacterial cellulose nanocrystals”.

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