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  Penn researchers to study molecule packing in ultra-thin glass films
  A team of interdisciplinary Penn researchers including Robert Riggleman, Assistant Professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Zahra Fakhraai, Assistant Professor in Department of Chemistry, and Patrick Walsh, Professor in Chemistry, receives a three-year, $1.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to investigate how to better produce glass films.
 
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  Alexander George Receives AIChE Scholarship Award
 
Alexander George, senior in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, is the recipient of the Donald F. and Mildred Topp Othmer Scholarship Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). This award is a scholarship of $1000 and is presented by the AIChE on the basis of academic achievement and the student's involvement in AIChE student chapter activities.
 
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  Penn Engineers Make Nanoscale 'Muscles' Powered by DNA
  Chemical and Biomedical Engineering professors John Crocker and Daeyeon Lee have collaborated with chemists in the School of Arts & Sciences to make films that bend, curl and even flip over when exposed to custom DNA sequences. Comprised of layers of gold nanoparticles linked by single-stranded DNA, those links become longer when their corresponding sequences bind to them. Targeting layers on one side of the film or the other allows the researchers to control the flexing of these nanoscale "muscles."
 
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  Penn Engineering Launches Collaboration with the CT3N
  Penn Engineering has joined with Perelman School of Medicine (PSOM) have partnered in The Center for Targeted Therapeutics and Translational Nanomedicine (CT3N), an interdisciplinary venture with the mission of facilitating and accelerating translational research in targeted therapeutics and nanomedicines. This collaboration brings together leading laboratories active in these areas at the University of Pennsylvania, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and surrounding academic institutions.
 
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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.

 

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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.