ChE Chair & Professor Thomas Webster is developing medicine at the nanoscale to help Americans live longer.
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January 9, 2019
January 2, 2019
Chemical Engineering Professor and Chair Thomas Webster was recently elected as an Overseas Fellow to the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) of the United Kingdom.
October 26, 2018
ChE Professor & Chair Thomas Webster has published the book "Biomaterials in Translational Medicine" which delivers timely and detailed information on the latest advances in biomaterials and their role and impact in translational medicine.
October 15, 2018
1st-year Chemical Engineering PhD student Ada Vernet received an award for the Best Oral Presentation at the 3rd Baltic Conference Series: International Conference on Nanomaterials & Nanotechnology (ICNANO) 2018 for her research on "Synthesis and characterization of tellurium nanowire using both chemical and green routes and their comparison in terms of biocompatibility and anticancer properties".
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...