Doherty was chosen to present the John M. Prausnitz AIChE Institute Lecture for his significant contributions to chemical engineering.
Michael Doherty, chemical engineering professor
Apr 20, 2020
Kunal Mukherjee (lower left) with PhD students (from top) Brian Haidet and Eamonn Hughes in the MBE lab.
Apr 17, 2020
Kunal Mukherjee’s lab group seeks to combine semiconductors for strength and defect immunity.
Eleven CoE students received graduate research fellowships from the National Science Foundation.
Apr 03, 2020
Michelle O'Malley, associate professor in UC Santa Barbara's Chemical Engineering Department
Mar 24, 2020
The associate professor was among 156 newly elected fellows recognized for their contributions in research, academia, industry, and government.
Engineering graduate programs at UC Santa Barbara were ranked in the top 15 among public institutions by U.S. News and World Reports.
Mar 17, 2020
The materials and chemical engineering graduate programs were both ranked in the top five among public institutions in the 2021 rankings.
Nicole Michenfelder-Schauser, Frank J. Padden, Jr. Award recipient
Mar 16, 2020
Nicole Michefelder-Schauser received the Frank J. Padden, Jr. Award, the nation's most prestigious student polymer physics prize.
NSF Early CAREER Award winners (from let) Kunal Mukherjee, Elliot Hawkes, Alban Sauret
Mar 11, 2020
The awards will provide each recipient with nearly $500,000 in funding to support research projects.
Yuan Xie (left) and B.S. Manjunath (right) received the Edward J. McCLuskey Technical Achievement Award from IEEE CS.
Mar 04, 2020
The IEEE Computer Society honored the pair for their outstanding and innovative contributions to their field.
Estella Liu (left) and Dylan Vu receuved National Engineers Week scholarships.
Feb 27, 2020
The two undergradates were both awarded $1,000 scholarships from a local non-profit organization.
Professor Daniel Blumenthal
Feb 18, 2020
Dan Blumenthal Receives the 2020 C.E.K. Mees Medal from the Optical Society of America.
Damien Kudela, co-founder and CEO of Cayuga Biotech, holds his UC Startup Pitch Showcase trophy.
Feb 05, 2020
Kudela earned an opportunity to pitch his startup to world-leading venture capitalists this summer in France.
Elliot W. Hawkes (left) received an Early CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation to fund his research into the vine robot.
Jan 30, 2020
Elliot Hawkes' research of the vine robot could greatly benefit people in their homes, at hospitals, and in emergency situations.