News

Wed, 01/20/2016

Jose Alberto Gomez has been awarded a fellowship from the University Center of Exemplary Mentoring. This fellowship is awarded to outstanding doctoral students from underrepresented minorities and provides career path guidance with the aim of diversifying U.S. faculties in mathematics, sciences...

Thu, 11/19/2015

New journal articles authored by current and former members of PSEL have now appeared online with free access provided for a period of time:

  • Generalized derivatives of dynamic systems with a linear program embedded in Automatica (click...
Sun, 07/06/2014

Paul Barton is an author of a “Top Cited AIChE Journal Paper”. For the list of most cited papers of the AIChE Journal from 2010 to 2013, click here.

Fri, 06/20/2014

We are pleased to announce that Benoit Chachuat, a former PSEL postdoctoral fellow, and Ruth Misener, a former PSEL UROP, are recipients of the 2014 AIChE CAST Division Awards. Benoit has won the CAST Outstanding Young Researcher Award while Ruth has won the W. David Smith, Jr. Graduation...

Wed, 04/23/2014

The team of researchers at the MIT-Novartis Continuous Manufacturing Center has won the 2014 Council for Chemical Research Collaboration Award. This award celebrates the Center as an example of collaboration among university, industry and government laboratories which accelerates success for the...

Wed, 04/02/2014

Kamil Khan has been awarded the Argonne National Laboratory's 2014 Director’s Fellowship with the Mathematics and Computing Science Division. These awards are granted to outstanding scientists and engineers who show potential for being leaders in their fields. Kamil was selected from among many...

Thu, 03/27/2014

Paul Barton has been announced as a recipient of the MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) Seed Fund grant. These grants support early-stage innovative energy projects across MIT. A total of more than $1.6 million was awarded to 11 projects, selected out of a total of 49 proposals, which came from 65...

Thu, 10/17/2013

In collaboration with Novartis, a team of MIT researchers, including Paul I. Barton from the PSEL, has presented the first example of an...

Fri, 10/11/2013

Joseph K. Scott and Paul I. Barton have received the Computers & Chemical Engineering Most Cited Articles 2010-2012 Award for their...

Tue, 10/01/2013

William F. Feehery, an alumni of the PSEL, has been named as president of DuPont's Industrial Biosciences business, effective Nov. 1....