May 2018

May 24, 2018
School of Engineering professor Helen Buettner has been named chair of the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Buettner, whose three-year term begins July 1, 2018, replaces Marianthi Ierapetritou.
May 17, 2018
Three assistant professors at Rutgers University School of Engineering have been awarded prestigious CAREER awards. The honors from the National Science Foundation come with grants totaling more than $1.5 million for campus-based research that will include dozens of Rutgers graduate students and undergraduates during the next five years.
May 15, 2018
“Let nothing stand between you and what you can accomplish." With the Rutgers Athletic Center nearly filled to capacity with proud families and friends, the School of Engineering celebrated the class of 2018 at a convocation ceremony on Sunday, May 13. More than 880 engineering students were awarded undergraduate degrees in ten majors, including the first ever aerospace engineering degree awardees. Earlier in the day, students attended Rutgers University’s 252nd anniversary commencement held at High Point Solutions Stadium.
May 14, 2018
“The comprehensive technical training we received gave us an understanding of materials and how they are processed.” – Nancy Bunt
May 7, 2018
Gregory Mueller will join the design team at the Harris Corporation this summer The interplay of the left brain and right brain is epitomized by Gregory Mueller, whose greatest passions are music and math. He says the two disciplines kept him grounded throughout childhood and gave context to his adolescent life.
May 3, 2018
The Rutgers University Athletic Department announced civil engineering major Michael Rexrode of the men's lacrosse team was awarded the prestigious Big Ten Conference Medal of Honor at the fourth annual RAwards at the Rutgers Athletic Center on Tuesday night.
May 3, 2018
Marianthi Ierapetritou, chair of Rutgers-New Brunswick’s Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, named associate vice president of Rutgers' SciWomen Marianthi Ierapetritou has always been something of an outlier. As an undergraduate at the National Technical University in her native Greece, she was one of the few female students majoring in chemical engineering, graduating first in her class. The story was similar as she pursued her Ph.D. at Imperial College in London and, later, at Princeton University, where she completed post-doctoral research.

April 2018

April 25, 2018
Recognizing Achievement in Infrastructure Engineering, Corporate Project Management, and Pharmaceutical Development and Commercialization
April 19, 2018
Parishad Karimi captured first place in the graduate category of ACM’s Student Research Competition at the Grace Hopper Celebration held October 2017 in Orlando. Her research was sparked by the exponential growth of wireless networks and the incompatibility of different access technologies within the same frequency band. To solve this problem, she proposed SMART, a distributed resource management architecture that enables coordinated resource usage.
April 18, 2018
During visit, Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. announces legislation to expand innovative research partnerships between FDA and universities Food and Drug Administration commissioner Scott Gottlieb grew up in East Brunswick and spent many weekend days at Rutgers, attending football games and other events.  On Monday, he returned to tour the Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS) at Rutgers-New Brunswick to discuss its leading role in the advancement of innovative technology in pharmaceutical production.