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From REU to award-winning doctoral candidate

As an undergraduate at the University of New Mexico, Quinton Smith spent two summers in the Johns Hopkins Institute for NanoBioTechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program, where he worked with ChemBE faculty member Sharon Gerecht. The experience applying engineering principles to solving biological problems piqued his interest. Now Smith, a PhD candidate working in […]

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ChemBE Freshman Reaches Out to City High-Schoolers

When ChemBE freshman Kristen Nixon heard that Johns Hopkins undergraduates were invited to teach one-time classes on any topic to Baltimore City high-schoolers this spring, she knew she wanted to step outside her comfort zone and participate. And once she started brainstorming what to teach, she quickly uncovered a lifelong but previously unrecognized passion for […]

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Sarah K. Doshna Undergraduate Research Award Recipient

Xinyi Chen was a recipient of the department’s Sarah K. Doshna Undergraduate Research Award in 2015.   Xinyi (Cindy) Chen is a sophomore from Shanghai, China, studying Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. She works at Johns Hopkins Institute for NanoBioTechnology. She works on projects to develop novel routes for the production of nanoarchitectures that could incorporate […]

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Recognized for academic excellence, leadership, and service

Christian Salera was a winner of the department’s Loy Wilkinson Award in 2015 for his excellent record of academic excellence, leadership, and service to the department.   My name is Christian Salera, and my hometown is Washington Township, New Jersey. I am senior double majoring in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Applied Mathematics and Statistics. […]

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A passion for fluid dynamics

Anne Hosler was a recipient of the department’s Joseph. L. Katz Award for excellent performance in the Senior Laboratory course in 2015.   My name is Annie Hosler and I am a Senior Chemical and Biomolecular Engineer from Piedmont, CA. I am also pursuing a minor in Entrepreneurship and Management. While at Hopkins, I have […]

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Pranay Tyle, B.S. 2016
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Researcher, traveler, and philanthropist

Pranay Tyle was a recipient of the department’s Francis J. Fisher Award and Sarah K. Doshna Undergraduate Research Award in 2015. Pranay Tyle is a current junior double majoring in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and Natural Sciences, with a minor in Economics. He was born and brought up in New Delhi, India and attended high […]

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Success through responsibility

“One of the reasons that I have been successful in research is that I was given a lot of responsibility early on to pursue my own projects.” Josh Temple is a senior in ChemBE who has been heavily involved in research since intersession of his freshman year. He won the Sarah K. Doshna Undergraduate Research […]

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