Center for Environmentally
Beneficial Catalysis

For a greener future

At the Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis (CEBC), we know that changing how chemicals are manufactured can make a world of difference.  Our mission is straightforward: invent cleaner, safer, energy-efficient technologies that protect the planet and human health.  Our approach is unique. Follow this link to learn more about CEBC.

News highlights

KU's final Foundation Professor to bring expertise in engineering environmental solutions - See more at:

Assistant Professor Caricato Wins NSF CAREER Award

Graduate student Yuting Li wins Kokes travel award

Undergraduate Tomas Green finalist for Truman Scholarship

The New Green Chemistry: Building education and industry partnerships

RV Chaudhari named Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

DuPont Donates Library of New Materials to CEBC

Mark Shiflett receives national award

Two former industry partners renew membership

NSF grant seeks to turn carbon dioxide into useful products

James Blakemore's research featured in PNAS and C&E News

Professional development session features ADM patent agent

New partnership with German scientists

Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Division of the American Chemical Society recognizes Bala Subramaniam

CEBC Director one of two KU faculty to be named fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

CEBC Director highlights job opportunities in bioplastics at KU event

$4 million NSF grant gives early-career faculty competitive edge

New catalyst for eco-friendly route from sugar to glucaric acid

Computational modeling and experimental data drive discovery

New faculty increase CEBC research breadth

Newly acquired equipment will catalyze discovery

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CEBC Calendar

April 12, Wednesday - Mandatory Lab Safety Meeting
All researchers at 1501 Wakarusa Dr. must attend

9:00 a.m. in Building B seminar room

April 24 & 25, Spring IAB/SAB Meeting
Monday, April 24, 11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Adams Alumni Center, 1266 Oread Ave.
Tuesday, April 25, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the CEBC complex, 1501 Wakarusa Drive

April 28, Friday - Shiflett Research Open Laboratory
Tours of facilities & research presentations; light refreshments served
2:00-4:00 p.m., LEEP2 Lab 2444
inquiries: contact


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