Faculty Awards and Honors


Mark Swihart has been elected a fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) in recognition of his contributions to chemical engineering research. 


Assistant Professsor Elina Kyriakidou has been awarded a $1.2 million grant from U.S. DOE-NREL for low temperature CH4 conversion by developing a novel aftertreatment system for future natural gas vehicles using palladium-based catalysts.


Gang Wu has been ranked by Clarivate Analytics as a Highly Cited Researcher in Web of Science. 


The newly-established Department of Engineering Education seeks to study and implement new strategies for scaling and translation of engineering education research findings into widespread classroom practice.


Gang Wu has received an award from the National Science Foundation for his " Designing Nitrogen Coordinated Single Atomic Metal Electrocatalysts for Selective CO₂ Reduction to CO" project.


Johannes Hachmann has received an NSF award with the "Spokes: MEDIUM: NORTHEAST: Collaborative: Advancing a Data-Driven Discovery and Rational Design Paradigm in Chemistry." project.


Professor Sriram Neelamegham received the 2018 Schoellkopf Medal in recognition of his work in the areas of vascular bioengineering and glycoengineering. 


Congratulations to Stelios Andreadis on his promotion to SUNY Distinguished Professor which recognizes his many contributions to UB, to SUNY, and CBE.


Tamara G. Kofke has made long-term and exemplary contributions to the teaching and service missions of UB CBE's undergraduate student program.


Carl Lund was awarded the 2018 Outstanding Teacher Award from the St. Lawrence Section of the American Society for Engineering Education.


Goyal is an internationally recognized materials scientist, Empire Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, and director of the University at Buffalo’s RENEW Institute.


Johannes Hachmann has been awarded the NSF CAREER award for his project, entitled "Building an Advanced Cyberinfrastructure for the Data-Driven Design of Chemical Systems and the Exploration of Chemical Space".