Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

 photo student_lab_MG_2324 copy 2_zps3netwbh1.jpg

Gifts from alumni and friends are critical for maintaining the extraordinary quality of the CBE Department. We use your contributions for student support in order to provide an outstanding education to talented students of all backgrounds. In addition, your gifts fund innovative projects such as

  • Jay Keasling’s synthetic biology research to inexpensively produce the malaria treatment artemisinin
  • Jeff Reimer’s experiments in carbon capture
  • Roya Maboudian’s exploration of new materials for economically viable photovoltaics
  • Wenjun Zhang’s work identifying small signaling molecules in pathogenic bacteria