Grossmann awarded AIChE Founders Award
Rudolph R. and Florence Dean University Professor of Chemical Engineering (ChemE) Ignacio Grossmann has been awarded the Founders Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Chemical Engineering from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). This is the highest award given by the Institute.
ExxonMobil Foundation gives nearly $170k to CMU Programs
On June 3rd, William Y. Wang (E’87), ExxonMobil’s Americas Strategic Global Accounts Sales Manager, presented Carnegie Mellon University institutions with a total of $169,044. These funds represent the Foundation’s three-to-one match of donations made to CMU by ExxonMobil employees, retirees, and surviving spouses with ties to Carnegie Mellon, in association with the Foundation’s 2018 Educational Matching Gift Program.
Engineering the future of plant-based food
Where are millions of people around the world now looking for alternatives to meat. And while plenty of processed meat alternatives already exist, thanks to her time in Carnegie Mellon’s Chemical Engineering Department, Ph.D. alumnae Trishna Saigal is creating a healthier option with her plant-based food startup, Down to Cook.
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