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Early Career Researchers across Smith Engineering exceed expectations

Early Career Researchers across Smith Engineering exceed expectations

While it often takes a few years to set up the lab, recruit and train the first students, some early career researchers have shown very impressive...

Kim McAuley Awarded CIC Fellowship

Kim McAuley Awarded CIC Fellowship

Congratulations to Kim McAuley, one of six Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) members awarded the CIC Fellowship.

Raz Abbasi wins Excellence Award in Green Chemistry and Sustainability

Raz Abbasi wins Excellence Award in Green Chemistry and Sustainability

Congratulations to PhD student, Raz Abbasi who is 2024 Queen’s Student Chapter of the American Chemical Society (Q-ACA) Excellence Award in...

Bruce Mitchell Research Program Will Fund Four Programs in Chemical Engineering

Bruce Mitchell Research Program Will Fund Four Programs in Chemical Engineering

Congratulations to Chemical Engineering Faculty who will receive funding of $840,000 from the Bruce Mitchell Research Program to support 6 new PhD...

Highlighting Black Histories and Futures with Chemical Engineering Alumnus

Highlighting Black Histories and Futures with Chemical Engineering Alumnus

Dr. Maryam Agboluaje, a former Chemical Engineering PhD student, always had an interest in solving puzzles and excelled in subjects like math and...

From Chemical Engineering to analytics, AI, and data operations, Remi Ojo Jr. finds balance exploring a wide range of interests and passions

From Chemical Engineering to analytics, AI, and data operations, Remi Ojo Jr. finds balance exploring a wide range of interests and passions

An accomplished athlete and game show winner, Remi Ojo Jr. credits the engineering community at Queen’s for inspiring a lifelong learning...

Celebrating Black Histories and Futures with Chemical Engineering Students

Celebrating Black Histories and Futures with Chemical Engineering Students

Feb. 1 marks the start of Black Histories and Futures Month. Black Histories and Futures Month is a relatively new approach to Black History Month....

Cao Thang Dinh_2023 Research Excellence Award

Cao Thang Dinh_2023 Research Excellence Award

Cao Thang Dinh, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, is this year’s recipient of the Faculty of Engineering and...

A Year in Chemical Engineering - 2023

A Year in Chemical Engineering - 2023

As we start off 2024, let's look back at some of Chemical Engineering's highlights over the 2023 year.

Chemical Connections Career Event

Chemical Connections Career Event

On November 9th, the Chemical Engineering department hosted the first ever Chemical Connections Career Event, where 6 alumni from industry and...

They invented. They pitched. They secured $40k in seed funding

They invented. They pitched. They secured $40k in seed funding

At the annual Dunin-Deshpande Summer Pitch Competition, graduate students from Smith Engineering found support for their entrepreneurial innovations

Cao Thang Dinh Named “Highly Cited Researcher” for Third Year in a Row

Cao Thang Dinh Named “Highly Cited Researcher” for Third Year in a Row

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Dr. Cao Thang Dinh for once again making Clarivates™ 2023 list of “Highly Cited...

Chemical Engineering Homecoming Weekend

Chemical Engineering Homecoming Weekend

Brian Amsden Announced Associate Vice-Principal Research

Brian Amsden Announced Associate Vice-Principal Research

Queen's/RMC Chemical Engineering Poster Day

Queen's/RMC Chemical Engineering Poster Day

Marwa Naime awarded Kingston Youth Sustainability Champion Award

Marwa Naime awarded Kingston Youth Sustainability Champion Award

Faculty of Engineering launches support for three emerging research clusters

Faculty of Engineering launches support for three emerging research clusters

The Faculty of Engineering has selected three emerging research clusters to support for evolution into future research centres. With this support,...

Welcome Rachel Baker

Welcome Rachel Baker

Breaking down walls for a net-zero future

Breaking down walls for a net-zero future

Rachel Baker Receives CFI JELF Funding

Rachel Baker Receives CFI JELF Funding

NSERC Awards CHEE Faculty $515,000 for RTI and DG Programs

NSERC Awards CHEE Faculty $515,000 for RTI and DG Programs

Cao Thang Dinh named among the top 10 projects for Falling Walls Science Breakthrough of the Year

Cao Thang Dinh named among the top 10 projects for Falling Walls Science Breakthrough of the Year

Internship helped Engineering Chemistry student build “toolkit” to recognize career opportunities

Internship helped Engineering Chemistry student build “toolkit” to recognize career opportunities

A graduate student of Chemistry, Nick Neokleous interned at Invista prior to earning his undergraduate degree in Engineering Chemistry.

Sophie Felleiter Receives Engineering Esteem Collaboration Award

Sophie Felleiter Receives Engineering Esteem Collaboration Award

Marianna Kontopoulou appointed Associate Dean (Academic) for second five-year term

Marianna Kontopoulou appointed Associate Dean (Academic) for second five-year term

Kontopoulou’s appointment is effective July 1, 2023 until June 30, 2028.