News & Events

// Chemical & Biological Engineering

Focus on new faculty: Siddarth Krishna continues CBE's cutting-edge catalysis research

For many people, finding their life’s passion is a years-long endeavor involving trial and error and lots of dead ends. For Siddarth Krishna, who started…

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// College of Engineering

A successful 2021: Looking back on the past year

For the UW-Madison College of Engineering, 2021 was a year full of extraordinary achievements. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, our faculty, staff and students adapted and…

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// College of Engineering

New model establishes early link between UW-Madison engineers and entrepreneurs

An innovative public-private collaboration between the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering and growth capital firm WISC Partners will connect high-potential regional technology companies with…

Tags: industry partnerships, innovation, knowledge transfer

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Special Events and Seminars

For the CBE Seminar Series and upcoming events, please see our seminar schedule.


For information on our special lectures:

Hougen Programs

Bird/Stewart/Lightfoot Programs
Founders’ Lectures


Previous special events:

In honor of Prof. Bob Bird’s birthday, we’d like to share a video from his 95th birthday and Bird Chair Investiture celebration.

Hougen (Dumesic) Symposium

Bob Bird’s 90th Birthday Symposium and Banquet
Ed Lightfoot Celebration: Symposium and Banquet