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AIChE Student Chapter Recognized for the 12th Consecutive Year

Congratulations to the student chapter of AIChE for winning the Outstanding Student Chapter Award for the 12th year in a row! Thanks to the Henry Family for their continued support and the efforts of advisor Dr. Bill Elmore!

October 4, 2012


ExxonMobil Supports CHE

We are proud to receive a gift of $9,000 from ExxonMobil – to be used to maintain the high quality of our teaching programs.

October 4, 2012


Dr. Santanu Kundu Obtains Funding for Bio-Related Research

Congratulations to Dr. Santanu Kundu on his $36,000 grant from NSF for his role in the project titled “Mechanical Properties of Pulmonary Mucus.”

September 25, 2012


Dr. Hossein Toghiani to Work on Clean Energy Technology

Congrats to Dr. Hossein Toghiani for receiving $18,834 of support to work on a cooperative agreement between the U.S. DOE and MSU’s ICET.

September 25, 2012


Biological Systems Simulation Funding Extended

Dr. Keisha Walters has received $92,266 from the National Science Foundation for her role in the project titled “Multiscale Simulation of Biological Systems.” Congratulations, Dr. Walters!

September 21, 2012


Bark-Derived Bio-Oil Research Funding Renewed

Dr. Keisha Walters has received $115,157 from the U.S. Department of Energy for a renewal award for the Sustainable Energy Research Center. Dr. Walters will work on the production of stable bio-oil from bark-derived bio-oil.

September 20, 2012


Chevron Supports ChE Program

The Swalm School of Chemical Engineering has received a $6000 gift from Chevron. We are thankful for this support!

September 14, 2012


DOE Funding Renewed for Microbial Oils

Dr. Todd French has received $675,924 from the U.S. Department of Energy for a renewal award for the Sustainable Energy Research Center. Dr. French will lead Mississippi State University’s efforts on microbial oil research.

August 30, 2012


Keisha Walters Selected for Advisory Role

Dr. Keisha Walters has been selected as a representative on the Mississippi State University President’s Commission on the Status of Women. Congratulations, Dr. Walters!

August 29, 2012


Renewal Funding for Biocrude Research

Dr. Rafael Hernandez has received $1,624,077 from the U.S. Department of Energy for a renewal award for the Sustainable Energy Research Center. Dr. Hernandez will lead Mississippi State University’s efforts on biocrude research.

August 20, 2012