External press

March, 2015: Moving at warp speed

April, 2014: A useful state of suspension

April, 2012: Lessons from a bowl of Cheerios

August, 2011: Lehigh engineers studying potential uses for new solar cell technology - also here

April, 2010: Physical Review E selects work for Kaleidoscope'

March, 2010: Particulate systems - as much art as science, and fun to explore

March, 2010: These grains can be solid, liquid or dust

December, 2009: Controlled Deposition of Microparticle Arrays for LEDs

September, 2009: MICRO-OPTICS: Concave microlenses boost LED output

April, 2009: The minutest choreography

March, 2009: Student's bright, energy-efficient research recognized

November, 2008: Lehigh research on display at national convention

November, 2008: Pisist Kumnorkaew and Prof. Gilchrist's paper in collaboration with Yik Khoon Ee and Prof. Tansu from ECE featured on the cover of Langmuir.

January, 2008: Microlens arrays improve the extraction efficiency of nitride LEDs

October, 2007: Particle flows: "Not all stirring is equal"

October, 2007: More efficient LEDs for a brighter future

October, 2006: Living large in the nano world

June, 2006: Revenge of the NIRTs, Part II


LPMSO news

May, 2017: Kedar Joshi successfully defends his dissertation. Congrats!

January 2017: Kedar Joshi's paper on scaling the drying length during convective deposition is accepted to JCIS.

September 2016: Alex Weldon and Kedar Joshi have their paper with Professor Alex Routh from Cambridge University accepted to JCIS.

June-August 2016: Professor Gilchrist is currently visting Professor Patrick Spicer at the University of New South Wales as a Honorary Visiting Professorial Fellow.

May, 2016: Midhun Joy successfully defends his dissertation. Congrats!

April, 2016: Naval Singh was named 1 of 3 university-wide Graduate Student Teaching Assistant Awards. Congrats!

March, 2016: Karl Seven successfully defends his proposal!

February, 2016: Karl's review paper on nucleating agents in polyethylene is accepted to Polymer Engineering and Science.

February, 2016: Prof. Gilchrist presents at the Gordon Research Conference on Colloidal, Macromolecular & Polyelectrolyte Solutions.

January, 2016: Xue's work on large area particle coatings accepted to Langmuir.

January, 2016: Karl's review paper on heteronucleation in polyethylene with Jeffrey Cogen at DOW accep Polymer Engineering and Science.

September, 2015: Jane, Midhun, Kedar, and Erg's work on streaks accepted to Langmuir.

September, 2015: Midhun and Erg's work is featured on the cover of Soft Matter.

September, 2015: Naval Singh successfully passed his qualifier!

June, 2015: Midhun and Erg's work on assembly of fcc 100 oriented colloidal crystals is accepted to Soft Matter

June, 2015: Xue Li, Midhun Joy, and Kedar Joshi present their work at the 89th ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium.

May, 2015: Xue Li, Midhun Joy, and Kedar Joshi present their work at the EPI annual review meeting.

May, 2015: Profs. Schultz and Gilchrist host the Tiger-Hen-Hawk Rheology Symposium and Midhun Joy presents his work.

April, 2015: Professors Xuanhong Cheng and Gilchrist awarded a $300k grant from NSF entitled "Coupling Thermophoresis with Engineered Convection for Label free, Continuous Bionanoparticle Concentration in Microfluidic Devices".

April, 2015: Tanyakorn (Erg) Muangnapoh successfully defends his dissertation. Congrats!

February, 2015: Kedar Joshi successfully defends his proposal!

December, 2014: Naval Singh joins lab!

November, 2014: Midhun Joy successfully defends proposal!

November, 2014: Dr. Xue Li joins lab!

October, 2014: Midhun Joy talk at Rheology.

June, 2014: Tharanga Perera successfully defended his thesis!

June, 2014: Alex Weldon, Tanyakorn (Erg) Muangnapoh, and Tharanga Perera present their work at the ACS Colloids and Surface Science meeting in Philadelphia.

June, 2014: Prof. Gilchrist gives invited talk at NANOTEC in Thailand, hosted by Dr. Kumnorkaew.

June, 2014: Prof. Gilchrist gives invited talk at the ICPEAM2014 meeting in Malaysia (part of ESTCON2014).

May, 2014: Tharanga Perera earns the Kenneth A. Earhart award in recognition of is excellence in colloid research from the Emulsion Polymer Institute. Alex also presented his work at the EPI annual review meeting.

May, 2014: Bu (Roy) Xu's work on suspension microstructure accepted to Journal of Chemical Physics.

April, 2014: Alex Weldon successfully defended his thesis!

April, 2014: Karl Seven joins lab!

November, 2013: Alex Weldon, Tanyakorn (Erg) Muangnapoh, and Tharanga Perera present their work at the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting.

October, 2013: Tanyakorn Muagnapoh, Alex Weldon, and Prof. Gilchrist publish their work on vibration-assisted convective deposition in Applied Physics Letters.

October, 2013: Professor Gilchrist named the Class of 1961 Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering.

September, 2013: Kedar Joshi passes his qualifying exam.

August, 2013: Yajun Ding defends his proposal.

August, 2013: Tharanga Perera defends his proposal.

July, 2013: Prof. Gilchrist gives a keynote talk and Tharanga Perera talks about his research at the 50th Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science at Brown University.

June, 2013: Prof. Gilchrist gives invited talk at the International Polymer Colloids Group meeting in Shanghai, China

May, 2013: Prof. Gilchrist gives keynote talk at TechConnect in Washington, D.C.

April, 2013: Prof. Gilchrist gives keynote talk at the AERC in Leuven, Belgium

March, 2013: Tharanga Perera is named a P.C. Rossin Doctoral Fellow

March, 2013: Alex Weldon and Tharanga Perera earn poster awards at the SPE Nanocomposites conference

February, 2013: Tharanga Perera presents his work at the Society of Rheology.

January, 2013: Tanyakorn Muangnapoh successfully defends his proposal!

December, 2012: Kedar Joshi joins the lab!

November, 2012: Alex Weldon is invited to talk to Lehigh's Legacy of Leadership Alumni

September, 2012: Our paper on polymer membranes in collaboration with the Cheng group is accepted.

August, 2012: Prof. Gilchrist gives a keynote talk at the International Congress of Rheology in Lisbon, Portugal

July, 2012: Prof. Gilchrist presents at the Gordon Conference on Granular and Granular-Fluid Flow

May, 2012: Alex Weldon earns the Kenneth A. Earhart award in recognition of is excellence in colloid research from the Emulsion Polymer Institute.Alex also presented his work at the EPI annual review meeting.

April, 2012: Alex Weldon receives commendation for service to the Graduate Student Senate.

April, 2012: Alex Weldon named a P.C. Rossin Doctoral fellow.

January, 2012: Bu (Roy) Xu successfully defended his thesis!

December, 2011: Midhun Joy joins the lab!

November, 2011: Tanyakorn (Erg) Muangnapoh, Alex Weldon, and Bu (Roy) Xu present their work at APS DFD.

October, 2011: Alex Weldon presents his work at Society of Rheology.

September, 2011: Tharanga Perera and Yajun Ding pass their qualifier!

August, 2011: Gilchrist, Cheng, Snyder, and Tansu awarded $1,100,000 by NSF for scalable nanomanufacturing.

July, 2011: Alex Weldon successfully defends his proposal!

July, 2011: Langmuir paper on cell capture with the Cheng Lab accepted.

May, 2011: Pisist Kumnorkaew awarded 1st prize for his poster at the PA Nanotechnology Conference "Nanotechnology for Industry" hosted by Drexel University

April, 2011: Bu Xu takes 1st prize for his poster at the EPI annual review meeting. (Well done!)

March, 2011: Professors Snyder and Gilchrist receive a precommercialization grant from the PA NanoMaterials Commercialization Center.

December, 2010: Tharanga Perera and Yajun Ding join the lab!

October, 2010: Bu (Roy) Xu and Prof. Gilchrist presented two talks and a poster on Roy's work on measuring suspension structure factors and modeling shear migration in chaotic flows at the Society of Rheology.

October, 2010: Bu Wang presents our work in collaboration with the Cheng Laboratory on cell capture on rough surfaces at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) 2010 Annual meeting.

September, 2010: Tanyakorn Muangnapoh successfully defends his qualifying exam!

August, 2010: Prof. Gilchrist receives a $290k grant from NSF to study suspensions in microchannel flows.

May, 2010: Pisist Kumnorkaew is the 2010 Kenneth A. Earhart Award given by the EPI for research excellence! Pisist also presented his work at the EPI annual review meeting.

March, 2010: Pisist Kumnorkaew successfully defended his thesis!

March, 2010: Physical Review E accepts Changbao Gao's article in collaboration with Sandeep Kulkarni and Prof. Jeffrey Morris (CCNY) on suspension structure in pressure driven flow.

March 2010: Bu Xu's article on mixing of suspensions is accepted to Physics of Fluids.

December, 2009: Changbao Gao successfully defends his thesis!

December, 2009: Ryan Slopek and Prof. Gilchrist's manuscript on dielectrophoresis is accepted to Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics.

November, 2009: Tanyakorn (Erg) Muangnapoh joins the lab!

September, 2009: Alex Weldon successfully defends his qualifying exam!

August, 2009: Bu Xu successfully defends his proposal!

August, 2009: Pisist Kumnorkaew, Alex Weldon, and Prof. Gilchrist's manuscript on binary convective deposition is accepted to Langmuir.

June, 2009: Changbao Gao, Pisist Kumnorkaew, and Prof. Gilchrist present their research at the ACS Colloids and Surface Science Meeting.

May, 2009: Presentation by Kenneth Ford and Professors Gilchrist and Caram at the 2008 AIChE Annual Meeting is awarded the Particle Technology Forum 2008 Best Paper Award (Area 3C).

May, 2009: Pisist Kumnorkaew presents his work at the 12th Annual Tiger-Hen-Hawk Rheology Symposium, hosted at Lehigh University

April, 2009: Pisist Kumnorkaew selected to present his work at the 2009 Lehigh Academic Symposium.

April, 2009: Corey Luthringer places third for her work on DEP assisted assembly of microfluidic networks at the RCEAS 2009 Undergraduate Research Symposium. She will present this work at the 2009 Lehigh Academic Symposium

April, 2009: Professors Gilchrist and Nelson Tansu, with collaborator Franky So at U. Florida, awarded $950k grant by DOE.

March, 2009: Pisist Kumnorkaew's paper on convective deposition of binary suspensions accepted to Langmuir.

March, 2009: Article in collaboration with Yik Khoon Ee and Professor Tansu accepted to IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics is accepted.

March, 2009: Professor Cheng and Gilchrist will participate in the Biosystems Dynamics Summer Institute.

February, 2009: Changbao Gao and Bu Xu's paper is accepted in Physical Review E.

December, 2008: Yik-Khoon Ee, a graduate student in Professor Tansu's Laboratory received the 'Best Paper Award' from the IEEE Photonics Global Conference in Singapore presenting work from his collaboration with Pisist Kumnorkaew and Prof. Gilchrist.

December, 2008: Alex Weldon joins the Gilchrist Lab!

November, 2008: Ken Ford's paper with Professors Caram and Gilchrist accepted to Powder Technology.

November, 2008: The entire Gilchrist Lab presents at the Annual AIChE Meeting in Philadelphia.

September, 2008: Prof. Gilchrist has a new addition in his family!

June, 2008: Prof. Gilchrist, in collaboration with Prof. Xuanhong Cheng and Prof. Nelson Tansu, receive a $300k grant from NSF for microsphere deposition.

April, 2008: Pao Kumnorkaew and Prof. Gilchrist's article is accepted to Langmuir.

April, 2008: Everyone from the Gilchrist laboratory attends the 11th Tiger-Hen-Hawk Rheology Symposium to see graduate presentations including Changbao Gao's talk and Pao Kumnorkaew's poster.

March, 2008: Pao Kumnorkaew successfully defends his preliminary defense!

March, 2008: Ken Ford successfully defends his thesis!

March, 2008: Pao Kumnorkaew receives an outstanding poster award for his presentation at a conference on Polymer Nanocomposites.

January, 2008: Dr. Ryan Slopek joins the Laboratory for Particle Mixing and Self-Organization.

January, 2008: Changbao Gao and Prof. Gilchrist's article is accepted to Physical Review E

November, 2007: Pao Kumnorkaew and Prof. Gilchrist's article in collaboration with the Tansu group accepted to Applied Physics Letters.

November, 2007: Ken Ford presents his talk entitled "Power Consumption And Granular Flow In A Vibro-Fluidized Stirred Granular Bed", in collaboration with Prof. Hugo S. Caram, at the AIChE Annual meeting

September, 2007: Bu (Roy) Xu successfully defends his qualifying exam!

June, 2007: Changbao Gao presents his talk entitled "Shear-induced migration of suspensions in 3D microfluidic geometries" at the ACS Colloids and Surface Science Symposium

June, 2007: Pisist (Pao) Kumnorkaew presents his talk entitled "Deposition of microsphere monolayers for microlens arrays" at the ACS Colloids and Surface Science Symposium

June, 2007: Prof. Gilchrist is chosen as the NAMF Startup Grant recipient. This and other recent work is mentioned in the College Faculty Achievement Update.

April, 2007: Changbao Gao successfully defends his preliminary defense!

December, 2006: Bu (Roy) Xu joins the Gilchrist Lab!

November, 2006: Ken Ford successfully defends his preliminary defense!

September, 2006: Pisist (Pao) Kumnorkaew successfully defends his qualifing exam!

August, 2006: The Lehigh Micro /Nanoscale Image of the Week is launched.

July, 2006: Prof. Gilchrist and Prof. Kiely (MSE) receive an NSF Nanoscale Exploratory Research grant. College articles here and here.

June, 2006: Prof. Gilchrist has a new addition in his family!

April, 2006: Prof. Gilchrist receives an NSF Small Grant for Exploratory Research.

April, 2006: Ken Ford presents his poster at AIChE/World Congress on Particle Technology.

January, 2006: Qi Rao successfully defends his qualifying exam!

December, 2005: Pisist (Pao) Kumnorkaew joins the Gilchrist Lab.

November, 2005: Prof. Gilchrist presents Changbao's work on particle migration in microchannels at the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics 2005 Meeting.

October, 2005: Prof. Gilchrist is awarded an ACS Petroleum Research Fund Type "G" starter grant.

September, 2005: Changbao Gao successfully defends his qualifying exam!

August, 2005: Professor Gilchrist's research on Microsphere-Nanoparticle systems is accepted to Langmuir (click here).

August, 2005: Our new high-speed confocal microscope is up and running.

August, 2005: The Laboratory for Particle Mixing and Self-Organization is launched!