Author: Kristene Dontje

CBE professor and chair awarded $4 million grant for nerve repair research

Surya Mallapragada, professor and chair of chemical and biological engineering, has received a research award from the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command for over $4 million. The award will support the project “Integrated Neuroprotective and Neuroregenerative Strategies,” which investigates nerve damage and brain injury recovery. Throughout the course of the research, she will … Continue reading CBE professor and chair awarded $4 million grant for nerve repair research

Seven with engineering ties honored at university convocation

During the Iowa State University Convocation ceremonies held on September 26, seven outstanding College of Engineering faculty and staff members were among those honored with awards for their positive impact on the university in a range of fields from research to teaching. This year was President Gregory Geoffroy’s final year of giving the convocation address. … Continue reading Seven with engineering ties honored at university convocation