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Associate Professor Haiqing Lin was elected board member of the North American Membrane Society (NAMS). He will serve the term of 2020-2023. 

Carla Ng has been awarded a $500k NSF CAREER Award. She graduated from the University at Buffalo, CBE with a BS in 2001 and MS in 2003, before going to Northwestern University and receiving a PhD in Chemical and Biological Engineering, 2008. 

Hien Nguyen, a PhD student in Dr. Haiqing Lin's research group received the best poster award of the Separations Division at the 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL for his work on carbonized membrane materials. 


UB CBE's Marlo Roetzer has been elected to UB's PSS, serving in Area 2, Core Campus Academic Units. Senators to the Professional Staff Senate are elected for two-year terms by the staff in the university area they represent.


Ken-Tye Yong, PhD 2006, was elected as a Fellow Member of The Optical Society (OSA) at the Society’s recent Board of Directors meeting.


Over 80 posters were featured at the annual Chemical and Biological Engineering Graduate Research Symposium. All graduate students in their second year and beyond take part in the annual fall symposium and poster judges from every aspect of chemical and biological engineering come to participate.


Professor Sriram Neelamegham was elected fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES), an honor given to the most accomplished leaders in the BME field.


Stelios Andreadis, SUNY Distinguished Professor delivered a plenary lecture representing Division 15D/E (Engineering Fundamentals in Life Sciences) at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers annual meeting in Orlando, Florida.