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  • September 7, 2018

    ChE Professor and Chair Thomas Webster published two new books with Professor Bingyun Li of West Virginia University on Orthopedic Biomaterials.

  • September 6, 2018

    The Department of Chemical Engineering is proud to announce that eight of their students have received the Northeastern University Research and Creative Endeavor Awards from the Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships.

  • June 25, 2018

    ChE masters students (exchange students from Universitat Rovira i Virgili in Spain) and a ChE PhD student had a wonderful opportunity to present their research at AAASPD's (The American...

  • June 13, 2018

    ChE Professor & Chair Thomas Webster was featured in The Verge's ferrofluid video " How a 50-year-old NASA invention could change the way we fight cancer "...

  • May 15, 2018

    The first International Conference on Biomaterials and Chemical Biology was hosted at Northeastern University by the Department of Chemical Engineering. Collaborative research in these disciplines has the potential to advance the field of biomaterials in a unique way and lead to new discoveries for better medicines and treatments. Additionally, Xingdong Zhang, Professor and Honorary Director of the National Engineering Research Center for Biomaterials at Sichuan University, was named University Distinguished Professor by Provost James Bean and Dean Nadine Aubry.

  • April 24, 2018

    Prof. Tom Webster (Chair, ChemE) will be honored with the plenary talk at the Scandinavian Society for Biomaterials on Thursday, April 26. His award talk will be "Designing, fabricating, and...

  • April 21, 2018

    ChE Professor & Chair Thomas J. Webster's research team has 2 of the 10 most read articles in the International Journal of Nanomedicine.

  • April 19, 2018

    The nano spinal implant device developed by ChE Professor & Chair Thomas Webster that was recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration could help prevent complications from surgical implants.

  • April 5, 2018

    ChE Professor and Chair Thomas Webster's nano spinal implant commercialized by Nanovis, LLC just received FDA approval for implantation. The novel spinal implant design includes the first...

  • March 21, 2018

    The book Orthopedic Biomaterials edited by ChE Professor & Chair Thomas Webster highlights recent advances in orthopedic biomaterials including reducing infection, developing in situ sensors, promoting bone growth, and injectables.