Department News

Chem Eng Grad Student Takes 3rd Place in the Ontario 3 Minute Thesis Competition

Posted on Apr 18, 2019


Amanda Brissenden (Chemical Engineering, specializing in Biomedical Engineering), came third in the Ontario 3 Minute Thesis competition held at McMaster University on April 17, 2019.


Two Chem Eng graduate students take home top prizes for their 3 Minute Thesis'

Posted on Mar 28, 2019


Amanda Brissenden won 1st place and Hannah Dies took home the People's Choice award


CHEE 371 visits the Ravensview Wastewater Treatment Plant

Posted on Mar 22, 2019


Assistant Professor Louise Meunier took her CHEE371 class to visit the Ravensview Wastewater Treatment Plant


Dr. Carlos Escobedo earns FEAS Excellence in Research Award

Posted on Feb 25, 2019


Dr. Carlos Escobedo, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, is this year’s recipient of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (FEAS) Excellence in Research Award.


Spectra Plasmonics receives international nanotechnology award

Posted on Feb 20, 2019


Spectra Plasmonics has earned a second international award for its ultra-sensitive sensing technology at the 2019 International Nanotechnology Exposition and Conference, held Jan. 30-Feb. 1 in Tokyo, Japan.


Dr Nicolas Hudon receives Carolyn Small Education and Innovator Award

Posted on Jan 23, 2019


Dr. Nicolas Hudon, assistant professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, is one of the recipients of the Professor Carolyn Small Engineering Education Innovator Award.


Meet Assistant Professor Louise Meunier

Posted on Jan 10, 2019


Dr. Louise Meunier is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering here at Queen's. She specializes in investigating the toxicity of contaminants in soils and mine tailings, and on environmental and human health risks associated with exposure to inorganic contaminants.


Remembering Alfred Bader

Posted on Jan 07, 2019


Queen’s remembers Dr. Alfred Bader, an accomplished student, dedicated alumnus, and one of the university’s most generous benefactors.


Dr. Carlos Escobedo named among influential Hispanic Canadians

Posted on Nov 06, 2018


Congratulations to Queen's Engineering Professor Dr. Carlos Escobedo on being named one of TD Bank's 10 most influential Hispanic Canadians.


Prof. Michael Cunningham recieves the 2018 Canadian Green Chemistry and Engineering Award (Individual)

Posted on Nov 01, 2018


This national individual award, sponsored by GreenCentre Canada, is presented to an individual working in Canada who has made significant contributions to advance green chemistry and/or engineering, including the technical, human health and environmental benefits.


Prof. Martin Guay winner of the 2018 D.G. Fisher Award

Posted on Oct 30, 2018


The D. G. Fisher Award is presented to an individual who has made major contributions in the field of systems and control engineering while a resident of Canada.


Introducing Assistant Professor Lindsay Fitzpatrick

Posted on Aug 21, 2018


Lindsay Fitzpatrick sat down with the Gazette to talk about her experience so far. Dr. Fitzpatrick is an assistant professor.


Spring Convocation 2018

Posted on Jun 01, 2018


On the morning of Thursday, May 31, 2018 the Chemical Engineering / Engineering Chemistry undergraduate and graduate students convocated.


2017-2018 Art of Research Photo Contest

Posted on May 08, 2018


James Xie (Engineering Chemistry) rolled into the winning spot of the Art of Research’s Community Collaborations category with “Exploring Worlds at Home”


Colour us impressed

Posted on Apr 19, 2018


Queen’s University researchers invent new class of paints that could revolutionize water-based paints.


The Shape of Fluid

How microfluidic technologies help overcome male infertility

Posted on Apr 19, 2018


Dr. Nosrati, an NSERC post-doctoral Fellow in Prof. Carlos Escobedo’s group, focuses on microfluidic technologies to develop innovative tools for a wide range of biomedical research.


From Waste to Water

Ravensview field trip

Posted on Mar 28, 2018


On March 28th, a small group of graduate and undergraduate students in Chemical Engineering visited the Ravensview Wastewater Treatment Plant located east of Kingston, Ontario.


Early Researcher Award

Prof. Escobedo awarded Early Researcher Award

Posted on Mar 12, 2018


On March 2, 2018, Professor Carlos Escobedo was awarded an Early Researcher Award