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May 01, 2016

ChE Professor and Chair Thomas Webster Featured in Boston Magazine for Research on Zika

Thomas Webster, Professor and Department Chair, Chemical Engineering and Art Zafiropoulo Chair in Engineering, is featured in Boston Magazine for his innovative research in fighting Zika with nanotechnology. With grim warnings from the CDC and the Summer Olympics occurring in virus affected Rio de Janeiro this August; Zika is on the forefront of everyone’s minds. […]

Chemical Engineering

Apr 14, 2016

ChE Professor and Chair Thomas Webster Featured on Fox 25 for Expertise on Zika

Thomas Webster, Professor and Department Chair, Chemical Engineering and Art Zafiropoulo Chair in Engineering was featured on Fox 25 to comment on the severe warning from the CDC about Zika.

Chemical Engineering

Feb 19, 2016

ChE Professor and Chair Thomas Webster Featured on WHDT World News: Zika Virus and Its Impact on Blood Donations

ChE Professor and Chair Thomas Webster was interviewed on WHDT World News to talk about the impact that the Zika virus has and will continue to have on blood donations, travel, and public health.

Chemical Engineering

Feb 16, 2016

ChE Professors Abby Koppes and Ryan Koppes Featured in Boston Globe

Chemical Engineering professors Ryan and Abby Koppes were featured on the front page of the Boston Globe in a Valentine's Day themed article.

Chemical Engineering

Feb 11, 2016

ChE Professor Ryan Koppes Featured in Materials Today for Research in Nerve Repair

Chemical Engineering Professor Ryan Koppes is featured in Materials Today for his research on peripheral nerve repair and artificial scaffolds. The difficulty of repairing nerve damage and the negative life-long symptoms associated with it motivated Polina Anikeeva of MIT and Ryan Koppes of Northeastern to find a solution. As an alternative to autografts, artificial scaffolds […]

Chemical Engineering

Feb 01, 2016

More Funding Needed for Public Health Threats

ChE professor & chair Thomas Webster explains in the Boston Globe how we need global funding to combat viruses like Zika and other public health threats.

Chemical Engineering