CBE seniors Kirsten Parratt `13 and Alice Stanton `13 placed first and second, respectively, in the Research Paper Competition at the AIChE Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference held at Rutgers University on April 5-6. Kirsten is working with Dr. Nan Yao of the Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials on her thesis, entitled “Nanomechanical Properties of Organic Thin Films in Nacre”, while Alice is working with Professor Celeste Nelson of CBE on her th
A new undergraduate course, “The Energy-Water Nexus” (CBE 335 / MAE 335 / ENv 335 / ENV 335), taught for the first time in Fall 2012, was recently profiled on the Princeton University homepage. The course describes and quantifies the inextricable link between water and energy — and the challenge in figuring out how to keep that relationship as sustainable as possible. Taught by Sankaran Sundaresan, Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Eric Larson, Lectu
Graduating CBE senior Ana Alvarez ’12 was recently featured in a story and video on the Princeton University homepage, along with her brothers Cesar (MAE ’13) and Jose (CEE ’15). The story describes the path taken by the three siblings (with Ana as the pioneer) which led them to Princeton, and each to a SEAS department.