Department News

Paul Semple Scholarship Awarded to Sammi Cheng

Posted on Jun 14, 2019


Sammi Cheng, a graduate student in Chemical Engineering at Queen’s, was awarded the Paul Semple Scholarship for Innovative Mines.


Chem Eng PhD candidate chasing 3MT national title

Posted on May 22, 2019


The national competition for the Three Minute Thesis is currently underway and Amanda Brissenden is representing Queen’s University.


The interdisciplinary green team

Posted on May 06, 2019


Four leading researchers from Queen’s University have been awarded the NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize for their work in building a sustainable future.


Liann Joanette, Undergraduate Assistant recieves FEAS Staff Appreciation Award

Posted on May 02, 2019


Congratulations to Liann Joanette, Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Assistant, on receiving a staff appreciation award.


Spectra Plasmonics Among the 9 Finalists in Canada-Wide Competition

Posted on Apr 23, 2019


Spectra will receive a $25,000 research grant to develop technology for Health Canada for on-site drug detection.


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.