Synthetic biologists are attempting to manufacture sporopollenin in the lab using plants, and to control its properties using gene circuits.
Being the first in her family to complete a college degree is important to Christina Canino, an engineering student recently awarded a $5,000 scholarship.
The emerging field of cyberbiosecurity explores the whole new category of risks that come with the increased use of computers in the life sciences.
Jean Peccoud is lead author on a new paper urging awareness of 'cyberbiosecurity' risks for researchers, government and industry.
Shea Moore-Farrell is CSU's student delegate for the Consortium for Advanced Bioeonomy Leadership Education.
The overall goal set by the Department of Energy is to double the yield of biofuel precursors from algae to about 3,700 gallons per acre per year.
The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is pursuing a partnership with Zhejiang University, with exchanges beginning in 2018.
Associate professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and School of Biomedical Engineering, Matthew Kipper, is currently incorporating electrospinning into his research for biomedical applications.