Spotlights: CBE

Rileigh Casebolt

Meet Rileigh Casebolt of the Hanrath Research Group

Growing up in Aurora, Colorado, Rileigh Casebolt always knew she liked science and math. Over time, the broad term “science” sharpened a bit to the more focused term “chemistry.” Casebolt’s parents... Read more

  • Hometown: Aurora, Colorado
  • Chemical Engineering
Rileigh Casebolt, CBE Ph.D. student

Meet Rileigh Casebolt

Growing up in Aurora, Colorado, Rileigh Casebolt always knew she liked science and math. Over time, the broad term “science” sharpened a bit to the more focused term “chemistry.” Casebolt’s parents... Read more

CBE Ph.D. student Trevor Donadt

Meet Trevor Donadt

When Trevor Donadt was an undergraduate chemical engineering major at Tufts University and nearing his graduation date, he attended an AIChE networking event. The American Institute of Chemical... Read more

2020-21 Fleming Scholars

With a generous gift from Nancy and Samuel Fleming ‘62 to support graduate student research in the biomolecular program, the department selects students each year to be named "Fleming Scholars."... Read more

Smith School Ph.D. student Prince Ochonma

Meet Prince Ochonma

Prince Ochonma has seen first-hand some of the possible societal and environmental challenges of oil extraction. Ochonma grew up in Lagos, Nigeria and says that the environmental degradation he... Read more

  • Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria
  • CBE
CBE Professor Sarah Hormozi

Welcome Sarah Hormozi ( 2020 )

Associate Professor Sarah Hormozi has joined the faculty of the Cornell’s Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE). Hormozi’s lab studies slurries of complex fluids... Read more

CBE Professor Qiuming Yu

Welcome Qiuming Yu ( 2020 )

Qiuming Yu has joined the faculty of the Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE) at Cornell. For Professor Yu, teaching at Cornell is a homecoming of sorts. After... Read more

Cornell Alumnus Robert F. Smith (‘85) is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners

Robert F. Smith '85

Robert F. Smith ‘85 is an engineer, innovator, investor and active philanthropist. He is also the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners. He earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical... Read more