3/31/2021: Congratulations to Jacob Florian for being a 2021 Hertz Foundation Fellowship Finalist, as well as all the other extraordinary applicants.
3/23/2021: We are very happy that Jacob Florian was awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. We look forward to following your future research in graduate school!
3/19/2021: Congrats to Jacob for accepting the Churchill Scholarship.
He is the 1st person in ChE Department at Michigan to be selected since 1979 and the 15th person to be awarded at UofM since its inception.
3/12/2021: Jacob Florian was awarded the Distinguished Achievement Undergraduate Award in Chemical Engineering at University of Michigan for demonstrated academic achievement, exemplary character, and leadership in class and activities.
He was also awarded the George M. Landes Prize for Technical Communication for excellence and creativity in both technical and presentation skills. Congratulations!
2/20/2021: We are excited to participate on this team project titled
"CO2 to Fuels Through Chemistry and Technology" that was generously funded by the Graham Sustainability Institute.
2/6/2021: We went cross-country skiing as a group and had a great (socially distanced) time!
Congrats to Eric Musa, who was awarded first place in the AIChE Undergraduate Student Poster Competition in the CRE group.
His poster title was: Optimized Machine Learning Potential Reconstruction for Enhanced Catalysis Research.
10/26/2020: Jacques was awarded a Travel Grant from the Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division to help present his research at the 2020 AIChE National Conference!
10/26/2020: Prof. Goldsmith was awarded an ACS PRF Doctoral New Investigator Grant to use atomistic modeling and data science tools to study atomically dispersed metal ions on amorphous materials for olefin conversion.
10/2/2020: Zixuan Wang was awarded a 2020 Women in Chemical Engineering Travel Award to the AIChE National Conference. Congratulations!
9/9/2020: Prof. Goldsmith was selected as an AIChE 35 under 35 Awardee in the category of Energy and Environment!
7/16/2020: Jacques Esterhuizen was awarded the J. Robert Beyster Computational Innovation Graduate Fellowship. This fellowship will support his research on interpretable machine learning for catalysis applications for 1 year. Congrats!
6/10/2020: Congratulations to both Isaiah Barth and Samuel Young for passing their preliminary PhD exams with flying colors! Very well-deserved, and we look forward to what you accomplish next.
6/1/2020: Congratulations to Jacob Florian for being awarded the prestigious Astronaut Scholarship!
3/27/2020: Congratulations to Jacob Florian for being awarded the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. One of the 50 undergraduate engineers in the country to be selected. Also, another big congrats to Jacob for being awarded the Henry Ford II Scholarship, which is an award to the top junior engineering student in the entire college of engineering at UofM. We are very proud of you!
1/07/2020: Bryan Goldsmith named Dow Corning Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering! [link].
12/20/2019: Goldmith lab awarded Awarded 7,450,000 CPU hrs by the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center of the Department of Energy [Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231]! These computer resources will enable multiple computational modeling projects on catalysts and materials for sustainable fuel production, pollution abatement, and energy storage.
11/05/2019: Congrats to Eric Musa for winning 2nd place in the Catalysis and Reaction Engineering II section of the 2019 AIChE Undergraduate Poster Competition for his poster "Using Machine Learning with a Genetic Algorithm for Enhanced Catalysis Research"!
9/19/2019: Goldsmith is Co-PI on a recently funded DOE-FES Center for Low Temperature
Plasma Interactions with Complex Interfaces. We are excited to work with PI Mark Kushner, Co-PI Aditya Bhan and many others on doing plasma catalysis.
8/28/2019: Prof. Goldsmith and Singh's project has been funded by NSF CBET E-Chem systems to work on the electrocatalytic hydrogenation of bio-oils. More details here.
6/23/2019: Goldsmith and Jinxun both gave talks at the 2019 North American Chemical Society in Chicago.
6/7/2019: Had a nice BBQ group outing at Prof. Goldsmith's house!
5/17/2019: Congrats to Frank Doherty, Jacques Esterhuizen, and Zixuan Wang for passing their Thesis Proposal Examinations!
5/15/2019: Congrats to Isaiah Barth and Samuel Young for passing the Doctoral Candidacy Examination!
5/08/2019: Goldsmith was elected to be the Secretary of the Michigan Catalysis Society Chapter of the North American Catalysis Society.
4/22/2019: Goldsmith will serve as a moderator for a session at the 2019 North American Catalysis Society Meeting titled “Modeling and Simulation of Catalysis: Machine Learning Approaches.”
4/1/2019: Congrats to Eric Musa for being selected as a UM Energy Institute Fellow this summer!
3/24/2019: Congrats to Jacob Florian for accepting to attend the Harvard Amgen Scholars program this summer!
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