CBE News: 2017–2018

Fall 2017


Top ⇑Fall 2017

Advano and Si-Functionalized tech featured on DOE December 2017

Alex Girau (MS, 2012) is the CEO and Founder of Advano, LLC which licenses technology developed in the Departments of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry. Advano is based in the New Orleans area and is developing silicon nanoparticle-based anodes for lithium ion batteries. Their work was recently recognized with a Small Business Vouchers award through the Department of Energy.

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Lawrence Pratt to Receive 2018 Joel Henry Hildebrand Award December 2017

Dr. Lawrence Pratt has been awarded the 2018 Joel Henry Hildebrand Award in the Theoretical Experimental Chemisty of Liquids by the American Chemical Society.

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Tulane Lab Looks to Create 'Dream Reaction' October 10, 2017

Daniel Shantz In Lab

Tulane University’s Shantz Lab has received a two-year grant of $110,000 from the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) Petroleum Research Fund to find a solution to one of the chemical industry's most demanding transformations, the direct conversion of benzene to phenol.

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Tulane Receives Grant to Reduce Auto Emissions September 19, 2017

Shantz Lab Grant Emissions

Members of Tulane University’s Shantz Lab will work with industrial scientists to assist in the development of next-generation materials designed to reduce harmful automotive emissions. The three-year-old lab and its group of students have received a grant and equipment resources from SACHEM, Inc., a chemical science company.

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