Homing in on a new drug delivery method

Homing in on a new drug delivery method

One of the greatest challenges in treating disease is developing better ways to direct drugs only to those sites where drug activity is desired. Many drugs act indiscriminately on tissues throughout the body, leading to side effects that render them...

CBE promotions and new faculty

CBE promotions and new faculty

The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is pleased to announce faculty promotions and new hires for the 2020 academic year.

Webber receives 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Webber receives 2020 NSF CAREER Award

The purpose of the project, “Dissipative non-equilibrium supramolecular hydrogels using fuels,” is to create a new material paradigm at the intersection of supramolecular chemistry and soft materials. He and his team will be studying materials and systems that exhibit transient states and enable...

Two AME faculty members receive 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Two AME faculty members receive 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Sangpil Yoon, assistant professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering and an NDnano affiliated faculty member, received the 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) Early Career Development (CAREER) Award.

Dowling receives 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Dowling receives 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Alexander W. Dowling, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, has received a 2020 National Science Foundation Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, the highest honor given by the U.S. government to young faculty members in engineering and science.

Researchers develop novel computer learning method for faster AI

Researchers develop novel computer learning method for faster AI

Researchers at Notre Dame have demonstrated a novel one-shot learning method that allows computers to draw upon already learned patterns more quickly and efficiently and using less energy than currently possible, while adapting to new tasks and previously unseen data.

Sakaue named AIAA Associate Fellow

Sakaue named AIAA Associate Fellow

Hirotaka Sakaue, associate professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has been named an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Infrared imaging technology takes a giant leap forward

Infrared imaging technology takes a giant leap forward

A paper recently published in Scientific Reports shares that a research team from the University of Notre Dame has engineered a chip that allows thermal imaging with IR detectors. This new chip features unique properties not previously available with conventional...