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// Chemical & Biological Engineering

Mavrikakis wins prize for creative catalysis research

Manos Mavrikakis, the Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor and Paul A. Elfers Professor in chemical and biological engineering, received the Gabor A. Somorjai Award for Creative…

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// College of Engineering

Top tips for getting the most out of the engineering career fair

Even though the school year is just beginning, it’s never too early to start laying the groundwork toward landing a dream job after graduation. Engineering…

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// College of Engineering

$100 million Foxconn gift launches major new partnership with UW–Madison

Agreement signed to establish Foxconn Institute for Research in Science and Technology and to pursue further collaboration in research, education and scientific outreach Foxconn Technology…

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Special Events and Seminars

 2018 Olaf Hougen Lecture Series


Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos

Distinguished Professor
Robert and Marcy Haber Endowed Professor in Energy Sustainability
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Tufts University, Medford, MA

Lecture 1: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018
Seminar Reception: 3:30-4:00 pm  |  Cheney Room/1413 Engineering Hall
Lecture: 4:00-5:00 pm  |  Room 1610, Engineering Hall
Lecture 1 Abstract

Lecture 2: Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018
Seminar Reception: 3:30-4:00 pm  |  Cheney Room/1413 Engineering Hall
Lecture: 4:00-5:00 pm  |  Room 1610, Engineering Hall
Lecture 2 Abstract


For the CBE Seminar Series, please see our seminar schedule.



For information on our special lectures:

Hougen Programs

Bird/Stewart/Lightfoot Programs
Founders’ Lectures


Previous special events:

Bob Bird’s Birthday Symposium and Banquet

Ed Lightfoot Celebration: Symposium and Banquet