• 2014 marks an exciting time for the Howard P. Isermann Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, as we celebrate 100 years at Rensselaer! Over the coming year, we will be celebrating the important accomplishments of our alumni, faculty and students.

  • Congratulations to Pete Tessier, who has been named Richard Baruch M.D. Career Development Professor in Engineering. Cynthia Collins, Pankaj Karande & Patrick Underhill have been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor. You have distinguished yourselves with your outstanding work and dedication, and we are fortunate to have you as colleagues!

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