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  • Congratulations to Mustafa Al-Adhami!

    Winner of the 3MT Competition
    Congratulations to Mustafa Al-Adhami!  Mustafa is a Mechanical Engineering PhD candidate in Dr. Rao's lab.  After a series of rigorous training sessions with professional 3MT coach, Scott...
    Posted: February 18, 2019 1:11 PM
  • Trevor Needham wins the Best Student Paper Award

    Congratulations to PhD Candidate Trevor Needham! He won the Best Student Paper Award at the International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments in New Orleans, LA. The...
    Posted: February 15, 2019 10:22 AM
  • Our new associate dean for research & faculty development

    Dr. Erin Lavik of chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering has been appointed as the College’s first associate dean forresearch and faculty development. Dr. Lavik received a ScD in...
    Posted: February 11, 2019 12:54 PM
  • Dr. Rao and colleagues receive APA recognition

    2019 Global Health Research Award
    We are pleased to announce the abstract “Disposable cardboard low-cost incubator for thermoregulation of stable preterm infants - a non-inferiority trial”, co-authored by Dr. Govind Rao and team...
    Posted: January 29, 2019 1:43 PM
  • Congratulations to Dr. Opeyemi (Yemi) Ajayi

    Congratulations to Opeyemi (Yemi) Ajayi who graduated with his PhD on 12/19/18. You can read his dissertation abstract here. Photos courtesy Maximilian Franz Photography. Dr. Ajayi (center)...
    Posted: December 20, 2018 7:27 PM
  • PhD student Marilyn Allen awarded at AIC 2018

    Congratulations again to PhD student Marilyn Allen, whose abstract on utilizing nanoparticles to treat lupus scored first place among all autoimmune abstracts at the Autumn Immunology Conference! ...
    Posted: December 13, 2018 2:10 PM
  • Jada Damond receives Best Undergraduate Platform at SETAC NA

    We are proud to announce that Jada Damond (shown below), Chemical Engineering student, received the award for Best Undergraduate Platform Presentation at Society of Environmental Toxicology and...
    Posted: November 30, 2018 12:49 PM
  • Dr. Ghosh featured in Bay Journal for PCB research

    On November 5, Dr. Upal Ghosh, professor of Environmental Engineering, was featured in a Bay Journal article on his research on environmental contaminants. Dr. Ghosh has been using new sampling...
    Posted: November 15, 2018 11:44 AM
  • Catherine Spencer wins 1st in collegiate poster competition

    The CBEE Department at UMBC proudly congratulates CBEE student Catherine Spencer for her success in winning first place in her category, "Separations," at the collegiate poster competition of the...
    Posted: November 2, 2018 5:01 PM
  • Baltimore Sun and Washington Post feature Dr. Upal Ghosh

    Study of toxic chemicals in the Back River
    On Wednesday, October 3, The Baltimore Sun featured Dr. Upal Ghosh of UMBC's CBEE department in an article (picked up by The Washington Post) on approved research on the presence and removal of...
    Posted: October 4, 2018 4:31 PM