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  • Rao discusses "beyond revolutionary" portable bioreactors

    Innovation developed to save lives on battlefields
    From UMBC Insights: Soldiers on the battlefield and first-responders in conflict zones will soon be able to save lives by using a portable, briefcase-sized tool that rapidly manufactures...
    Posted: November 5, 2015 11:19 AM
  • Sensors class attends Pediatric Innovation Symposium

    On October 23rd, Dr. Rao's Sensors class is attending the 3rd annual pediatric innovation symposium at the Newseum in DC . Companies are pitching for winning the Sheikh Zayed prizes for...
    Posted: October 23, 2015 3:27 PM
  • UMBC iGEM Team wins Bronze Medal

    Congratulations to the student-run International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) team for winning a bronze medal at the 2015 Giant Jamboree which took place September 24-28 in Boston, MA....
    Posted: October 8, 2015 7:58 AM
  • Hennigan receives NSF CAREER Award

    Congratulations to Christopher Hennigan, assistant professor of chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering, who has received a highly prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF)...
    Posted: September 18, 2015 1:16 PM
  • Blaney Group presents at IWA conference in Sweden

    Lee Blaney (CBEE, Assistant Professor), Kiranmayi Mangalgiri (PhD, Environmental Engineering), and Nicholas Rogers (BS, Chemical Engineering) presented at the International Water Association...
    Posted: September 14, 2015 11:41 AM
  • Marten Serving as PI on New Multidisciplinary NSF Award

    Congratulations to Mark Marten, serving as PI on a new, multidisciplinary, NSF Award (NSF#'s 1517309, 1517133, 1516905, total $1.53 mil). Along with collaborators Steven Harris (University of...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 1:19 PM
  • Blaney Laboratory lands three NSF grants

    Congratulations to Lee Blaney, who has recently been awarded three separate NSF grants for the following topics: 1.  Class-specific transformations of antibiotics in UV-based water/wastewater...
    Posted: September 8, 2015 8:19 AM
  • Lee Blaney TEDx talk available for viewing

    Lee Blaney, CBEE Assistant Professor, was invited to give a talk at the first TEDxUMBC conference last fall. "Students Improving Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in the Developing World" has been...
    Posted: August 26, 2015 8:19 AM
  • CBEE students awarded Tau Beta Pi scholarships

    Congratulations to three CBEE students who recently won the prestigious Tau Beta Pi Scholarships! These are awarded based on "high scholarship, strong faculty recommendations, definite...
    Posted: August 7, 2015 11:39 AM