Rossin College graduate engineering programs earn high ranking

Graduate programs in the Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science were highly ranked among the nation’s schools in the recently released 2021 U.S. News and World Report Graduate School Rankings.
Lehigh's College of Engineering was ranked 63 out of 200 schools. 
The rankings appear in the U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools 2021” guidebook, which is now accessible online. 

NAE member Dr. Shivaji Sircar, internationally renowned scholar in adsorption sciences, passes away

Dr. Shivaji Sircar, University Distinguished Scholar in the Departmental of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Lehigh University, known internationally for his pioneering and seminal work in the area of adsorption science, passed away on February 13, 2020 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Bethlehem, PA, surrounded by family and friends. He was 75 years old and is survived by his wife Mrs. Shukla Sircar, son Dr. Sanjoy Sircar and a grand-daughter.

A half century on microscopy's cutting edge

In the world of big-time, small-scale characterization, the Lehigh Microscopy School has been leading the way for 50 years, and shows no signs of slowing down.

The school’s 2020 offering, May 31 to June 5, will mark a half century since Lehigh University professor Joe Goldstein founded the annual weeklong program to keep colleagues and professionals abreast of developments in scanning electron microscopy.

The Rossin legacy shines on

Peter and Joan StephansA $1 million gift from Joan R. Stephans, daughter of Peter Rossin, and her husband, Peter, through The Rossin Foundation will directly support engineering students launching their doctoral studies, setting the Rossin College on a course to expand upon its research excellence and attract, recruit, and retain the rising stars of tomorrow. 

ChBE Chair's Update, Fall 2019

Welcome to the Fall 2019 newsletter of the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (ChBE) at Lehigh University.

With the AIChE Annual Meeting concluding and the fall semester in full swing, we have exciting developments in support of our department’s mission.