Recent Updates

Recent External News  (past external news click here)

September 2023: Nature's photo team selects our work as one of "September's best science images"!

September 2023: Lehigh researchers make sand that flows uphill.
More press coverage here, including EurekAlert, ScienceAlert, Science Daily, Cosmos, and others

August 2023: Alumni Bulletin: Sending Science into Space

April 2023: Alumnus Dr. Alexander Weldon (Ph.D. 2014) profiled by Lehigh Communications - article here

November 2022: Gilchrist elected AIChE Fellow (also 1, 2, 3)

November 2021: Resolve: 'Rocket' Science

November 2021: Resolve: Brewing Interest

November 2021: NSF-Funded Research Could Use Microgravity to Improve Virus Detection and Respiratory Illness Treatments

September 2021: Studying thermophoresis in space. (AZoM article here), Scienmag article here)

August 2021: Rossin Connections: Coffee & Cosmetics (Podcast)

May 2021: Resolve: Teaching in the time of coronavirus

July 2020: ScienceDaily: Microscopy technique reveals nanoscale detail of coatings as they dry (article)

April 2020: Resolve: Industry Intervention

January 2020: A novel way to watch paint dry

Fall 2019: Gilchrist receives new multi-year collaborative grants for particle, multiphase research 

Group News Highlights (past group news click here)

November 2023: Our recent publication in Soft Matter is selected as part of their "Soft Matter Recent Hot Articles"

November 2023: Thank you to our UG Doug Hardy and all those who serve to protect our country on this Veterans Day!

September 2023: Our Nature Communications paper has been published and getting attention: More information here.

August 2023: The apparatus for our TABOOS NSF-CASIS research has arrived on the International Space Station!  Read more here.

June 2023: Current graduate student Nazrin Hasanova '21 and alumna Lizzie Ocher '19 highlighted in college article about connections between coffee, cosmetics, and chemical engineering,

June 2023: Our Mountaintop Summer Experience project on Active/Responsive Granular Matter has kicked off!

June 2023: Professor Gilchrist gives a Keynote Lecture at the ACS Colloids and Surface Science meeting at NC State.

May 2023: Congrats to our recent Lehigh graduates Marietta Sisca, David Kramer, and Lucy Moos!

April 2023: Professor Gilchrist gives a talk in the Northwestern Institute for Complex Organizations (NICO). You can see his abstract and talk here.

January 2023: Inside the classroom: Making materials from particle-based processes

January 2023: Our article in ACS Applied Optical Materials, led by Jinghui Gao, is featured on the supplemental cover of the journal.

Broughal Outreach 2019 (see more under Education/Outreach)