Spotlights: CBE

CBE graduate student Natalia Lopez-Barbosa

Leadership can be taught--and learned

In the Fall of 2021, Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering doctoral candidate Natalia Lopez-Barbosa instructed a course teaching undergraduate students how to be... Read more

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
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


Meghan O'Leary: Alabi Lab

Meghan chose to pursue a Ph.D. in chemical engineering because she wanted an intellectual challenge and an opportunity to positively impact society. She is passionate about piquing girls’ interest in... Read more