News & Events

// College of Engineering

Engineering makerspace unleashes limitless student creativity

Inventors and tinkerers, designers and builders, engineering students from across the UW-Madison campus: Rejoice and behold the splendor of the newly opened Grainger Engineering Design…

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// Chemical & Biological Engineering

Alum Roger Harrison inducted into Oklahoma Higher Education Hall of Fame

Roger Harrison On October 30, 2017, Roger Harrison (MS ’69, PhD ’75) will be inducted into the Oklahoma Higher Education Hall…

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// Chemical & Biological Engineering

Renowned biochemical engineer Edwin N. Lightfoot passes away

Edwin Lightfoot, Hilldale professor emeritus of chemical engineering, passed away Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, at age 92. Lightfoot was a brilliant researcher known for his…

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Special Events and Seminars

2017 Summer Seminar

Tony Duncan

CEO, Circa Group Party Ltd.
Molecular Science & Biotechnology Institute
Parkville, VIC 3010 Australia

Monday, Aug. 28, 2017
Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 1163, Mechanical Engineering Bldg.
1513 University Avenue, Madison WI

Abstract

2017 Fall Seminar

The 2017 Edward Noble Kramer Distinguished Interdisciplinary Lecture
presents:

Craig Hawker
Clarke Professor, Materials Department
Alan and Ruth Heeger Chair of Interdisciplinary Science
University of California, Santa Barbara

Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017
Seminar Reception |  3:30-4:00 p.m.
Cheney Room/1413 Engineering Hall (1415 Engineering Dr.)

Lecture | 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Room 1610, Engineering Hall

Abstract

The 2017 CBE Seminar Series presents:

John Hedengren

Associate Professor
Chemical Engineering Dept.,
Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017
Lecture | 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Room 1610, Engineering Hall

Abstract

The 2017 CBE Seminar Series presents:

Venkat Subramanian

Professor
Chemical Engineering and Clean Energy Dept.
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017
Lecture | 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Room 1610, Engineering Hall

Abstract

The 2017 CBE Seminar Series presents:

Founders’ Day Lecturer: Brian Kelley

Senior Vice President of Process Development
VIR Biotechnology Inc.
San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, Oct.10, 2017

Reception: 3:30-4:00 p.m.
Lecture: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Room 1610, Engineering Hall

Abstract

The 2017 CBE Seminar Series presents:

Sean Simpson

Senior Vice President of Process Development
VIR Biotechnology Inc.
San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017
Lecture | 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Room 1610, Engineering Hall

Abstract