@engg this week

Student accomplishments

Haider Almkhelfe, CHE doctoral student, was presented with the first-place Carbon Nanomaterials Graduate Student Award at the Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum, Nov. 1, during the 2017 American Institute of Chemical Engineers annual meeting. Placidus Amama, CHE, is Almkhelfe's major professor.

Faculty recognition

Dong Lin, IMSE, had his paper, "3D Printing Hierarchical Silver Nanowire Aerogel with Highly Compressive Resilience and Tensile Elongation Through Tunable Poisson's Ratio," selected for highlighting on the Advanced Science News service.

Nov. 13-19

Wed., Nov. 15

CHE seminar, Francoise Winnik, Universite de Montreal, 2:30 p.m., Durland 1029

Nov. 20-26

Mon.-Fri., Nov. 20-24

Student holiday break


Thurs.-Fri., Nov. 23-24

Thanksgiving holiday break

Nov. 27-Dec. 3

Mon., Nov. 27

Landon Lecture, Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr., Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 10:30 a.m., K-State Student Union Forum Hall


Wed., Nov. 29

CHE seminar, Raj N. Singh, Oklahoma State University, 2:30 p.m., Durland 1029

Dec. 4-Dec. 10

Fri., Dec. 8

Graduate student commencement reception, 10:30 a.m., Engineering Complex atrium

Graduate School commencement ceremony, 1 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum


Sat., Dec. 9

Order of the Engineer ceremony, 1 p.m., Fiedler Auditorium

College of Engineering commencement reception, 1-3 p.m., Engineering Complex atrium

College of Engineering commencement ceremony, 4 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum