Alla Kostyukova receives prestigious German fellowship
Kostyukova will conduct research, starting in January, at the Center for Molecular Neurobiology at the University Medical Center in Hamburg, Germany.Read Story
In charge and involved
WSU President Kirk Schulz and Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture Dean Mary Rezac lead the university and the college, but with their training as chemical engineers, they also provide valuable input and unique contributions to the Voiland School.
While they are busy administrators, Schulz and Rezac remain active faculty members who understand the demands of research and teaching, have taught many chemical engineering courses, and continue to interact with students, says Jim Petersen, school director.
Before becoming administrators, both Rezac and Schulz taught virtually every undergraduate and graduate class in the chemical … » More …Read Story
WSU researchers develop sugar-powered sensor to detect, prevent disease
Researchers have developed an implantable, biofuel-powered sensor that runs on sugar and can monitor a body’s biological signals.Read Story
McEwen named influential researcher by American Chemical Society
Leading chemistry journal names WSU’s Jean-Sabin McEwen as one of the world’s most influential chemical engineering researchers.Read Story
Sparking engineering understanding nationally marks aim of WSU project
WSU researchers develop devices that enable students to see mathematical engineering equations and principles demonstrated in real life action.Read Story
Program offers students real-world entrepreneurship skills
Harold Frank Engineering Entrepreneurship Institute program helps students learn the ins and outs of entrepreneurship and gives them the tools to translate their ideas into real world businesses.Read Story
Dr. Hongfei Lin’s research featured on the cover of ChemSusChem
The research of Dr. Hongfei Lin and his team was recently featured on the cover of ChemSusChem. Other contributers to the paper, Coupling Glucose Dehydrogenation with CO2 Hydrogenation by Hydrogen Transfer in Aqueous Media at Room Temperature, include Dr. Guodong Ding, Dr. Ji Su, Cheng Zhang, Kan Tang, and Dr. Lisha Yang.
Conversion of CO2 into value‐added chemicals and fuels provides a direct solution to reduce excessive CO2 in the atmosphere. Herein, a novel catalytic reaction … » More …Read Story
Carson, Auvil student awards announced by Office of Undergraduate Research
The WSU Office of Undergraduate Research has announced that scholarships have been awarded to 27 students pursuing research with a mentor.Read Story
WSU researchers test nanocrystals to prevent frost damage in tree fruits
Groundbreaking nanotechnology designed to protect cherries, apples and other fruits is showing positive results.Read Story
Hands-on learning opens alternative to textbooks, lectures
Doctoral student designing modules that teach important concepts by seeing and doing, rather than by textbooks and lectures.Read Story