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
Voiland researcher serves as co-editor for Catalysis Today issue
Jean-Sabin McEwen, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, has co-edited a special issue on computational catalysis in the journal Catalysis Today.Read Story
WSU professor lands $500,000 grant to pursue lignin to biofuel conversion
Xiao Zhang, associate professor in WSU Tri-Cities’ Bioproducts, Sciences and Engineering Laboratory, is targeting the use of lignin to create affordable biofuels and bioproducts.Read Story
Kristian Gobsch awarded NOAA Hollings Scholarship
Washington State University chemical engineering student Kristian Gubsch is the school’s first recipient of the prestigious Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship, administered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
The nationally competitive award pays $19,000 total for the Edgewood, Wash., student’s 2018-19 and 2019-20 academic years, provides a 10-week paid summer internship at an NOAA facility, and funds travel to present at two scientific conferences.
Heading into his junior year, Gubsch plans to facilitate an introductory course for incoming Honors College students and work in Dr. Hongfei Lin’s carbon conversion and chemical engineering research lab.Read Story
Amazon Catalyst grants awarded to innovators, entrepreneurs
The Amazon Catalyst program has awarded $177,735 in grants to 10 WSU teams comprised of students, faculty and staff across disciplines and locations.Read Story
Voiland College honors students, faculty, staff at convocation
Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture announced the names of outstanding students, faculty and staff at its annual convocation ceremony.Read Story