Student


PEESE postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Chao Shang, has recently accepted an offer from Tsinghua University to join the faculty of the Department of Automation as a tenure-track Assistant Professor (starting fall 2018). This is a top-ranked department in the field of Control Science and Engineering at one of the world’s most prestigious institutions. Our heartfelt congratulations to Chao!

Chao joins Tsinghua faculty


PEESE M.Eng. students were recognized with distinguished awards by the Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. The Spring 2018 Outstanding M.Eng. Project Award was bestowed to Wei-Han Chen for his work on model predictive control for building energy optimization. Schuyler Gardner won the Outstanding M.Eng. Project Award of Fall 2017 for her project on pharmaceutical clinical trial planning at PEESE. Schuyler is now working as a Bioengineer at Celgene. Imran Yasin received the Spring 2017 Outstanding M.Eng. Project Award (one […]

Awards to M.Eng. students


Jiyao Gao, a PEESE graduate student, was selected to receive a Sustainable Engineering Forum Student Paper Award from AIChE this year. These student paper awards are presented to graduate students who published the best technical papers that describe results related to engineering and sustainability. Jiyao is one of the three Student Award recipients this year, and he will receive $500 for travel expenses associated with attending this year’s AIChE annual meeting, plus an award plaque. The committee made the award […]

Jiyao wins AIChE Award



PEESE graduate student Daniel Garcia was selected to receive a 2018 Sustainable Engineering Forum Student Paper Award from AIChE. These student paper awards are presented to graduate students who published the best technical papers that describe results related to engineering and sustainability. Daniel is one of the three Student Award recipients this year, and he will receive $500 for travel expenses associated with attending this year’s AIChE annual meeting, plus an award plaque. Daniel is also invted to present an […]

Daniel received awards


Dajun recently accepted an offer of Operations Research Scientist from Amazon.com. After completing his PhD in summer 2016, Dajun will move to Seattle and join a group of 30+ PhDs, including a number of chemical engineers, to optimize the supply chain and inventory management of the largest e-retailer in the U.S. Besides, Dajun recently received the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Student Abroad with a $6,000 cash prize. Congratulations, Dajun!

Dajun to join Amazon


Yunfei recently accepted a offer from ExxonMobil, and will move to Texas later this month to start his new job as a senior engineer. Congratulations, Yunfei!

Yunfei joins ExxonMobil



Dajun Yue, a PEESE graduate student, was selected to receive the CAST Student Travel Award from the CAST Division of AIChE. All nomination packages were reviewed by a committee of 4 CAST Officers, and the competition was stiff. Dajun is one of the 5 CAST Travel Grant winners this year. The awards consist of $500 to support Dajun’s travel to attend the AIChE Annual Meeting, plus a ticket to the CAST Division Dinner at the Annual Meeting, where the recipients […]

Dajun receives CAST Student Travel Award


Belinda Wang, who will be graduating this November, has accepted a full-time position at Honeywell’s Buffalo Research Center as a Research Scientist. Honeywell is a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to address tough challenges such as energy and sustainability. Belinda did her summer internship at Honeywell, and she is planning to start her full-time position there in early 2013. Congratulations, Belinda!

Belinda to start as a Research Scientist at Honeywell