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Elvis Ebikade, a fifth-year doctoral student studying chemical engineering at University of Delaware, says he thinks potato peels hold a lot of promise. Leveraging science developed at the University of Delaware’s Catalysis Center for Energy Innovation (CCEI)

Exceptional Achievements in Catalysis

Dionisios Vlachos, the Unidel Dan Rich Chair in Energy and Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Physics and Astronomy, has been selected to receive the Exceptional Achievements in Catalysis award from the Catalysis Science and Technology Division (CATL) of the American Chemical Society (ACS).


Thomas H. Epps, III, the Allan and Myra Ferguson Distinguished Chair of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware, has been named to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows.

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