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!

Fri, 04/01/2016

Annalisa Cardellini has joined the DB Group as a Visiting Graduate Student the Politecnico di Torino, Italy. We welcome her to our research group!


Tue, 02/16/2016

Zhe (David) Yuan has joined the DB Group as a Graduate Student. We welcome him to our research group!

Fri, 10/23/2015

The research of Dr. Carl Schoellhammer, who recently graduated from the groups of professors Blankschtein and Langer, was highlighted in the MIT homepage. The research involves ultrasound-assisted drug delivery to the gastrointestinal tract and could aid in the treatment of inflammatory bowel...

Fri, 10/23/2015

Andreas Reichmuth's one-year stay in the DB Group as a Master's visiting student has ended. During his stay in the DB Group, Andreas completed a Master thesis in Physics entitled "Lipid Nanoparticles for Gene Therapy and Cancer Immunotherapy." Andreas has returned to the University of Basel in...

Thu, 08/06/2015

Professor Blankschtein was awarded the 2015 Capers and Marion McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising. The award honors those faculty members who, through their lasting commitment to personal and professional development, help maintain MIT's leadership in education and research....

Fri, 07/31/2015

Professor Agilio Padua who spent a one-year sabbatical leave in the DB Group at MIT has returned to Université Blaise Pascal Clermont-Ferrand in France. His stay in our group has been extremely valuable to all those engaged in modeling, simulation, and force-field development. His deep knowledge...