Sat, 04/01/2017

Annalisa Cardellini successfully completed her one-year stay as a Visiting Graduate Student in the DB Group, and has returned to the Politecnico di Torino, Italy, to complete and defend her doctoral thesis. Congratulations!

Mon, 03/13/2017

The DB Group's recent work on "Lipid Nanoparticle Assisted mRNA Delivery for Potent Cancer Immunotherapy" was featured on the cover page of Nano Letters. Congratulations to former postdoctoral fellow Dr. Matthias Oberli and Professor Daniel Blankschtein!


Tue, 02/28/2017

Congratulations to Professor Chih-Jen Shih, a former member of the DB Group, currently an Assistant Professor at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, for being awarded the 2017 Victor K. LaMer Award! This award is given by the Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry of the American Chemical Society (ACS)...

Tue, 02/07/2017

Dr. Hari Katepalli completed his post-doctoral tenure in the Blankschtein group, and has joined Dow Chemical Company, Midland, MI as a research scientist. Congratulations!

Tue, 12/27/2016

Dr. Carl Schoellhammer, a recent graduate of the Blankschtein Group, was awarded the gold medal at the 2016 National Collegiate Inventors Competition. He was honored for his work developing a technique to quickly deliver medicine to the gastrointestinal tract. Congratulations!

The news...

Wed, 12/07/2016

Dr. Matthias Oberli completed his post-doctoral tenure in the Blankschtein/Langer groups, and has joined Sigilon, Inc. in Cambridge, MA as a senior scientist. Congratulations!

Thu, 11/03/2016

The PDF of the highlight, entitled "Water Under the Bridge: Electrostatics in Two-Dimensional MoS2 Wettability" can be found on Page 9066 using the link below:

Wed, 08/10/2016

Vishnu Sresht successfully defended his doctoral thesis titled "Molecular-Thermodynamic and Simulation-Assisted Modeling of Interfacial Energetics" on August 11th, 2016. Congratulations!

Mon, 07/11/2016

Congratulations to Professor Blankschtein who was appointed as Graduate Officer of the Department of Chemical Engineering on July 1! Professor Blankschtein will take care of the academic and non-academic wellbeing of the graduate student population in the department.

Fri, 04/08/2016

Zhe (David) Yuan was awarded the Chyn Duog Shiah Memorial Fellowship by the Office of the Dean for Graduate Education (ODGE), MIT! Congratulations!