Congratulations to Melody for successfully defending her thesis!
Congratulations to Melody for being selected as a finalist for the APS Division of Polymer Physics Frank J. Padden Jr. Award! A College of Engineering article can be found here.
The Epps group's work on turning waste lignin into tapes is highlighted by the U.S. DOE Office of Science
The Epps group welcomes Jordan Willie, Dajeong Kim, and Jignesh Mahajan as new graduate students!
The Epps group welcomes Chao Wang as a new post-doc!
The 2018 Future Faculty Workshop is featured in UDaily
Congratulations to Esther and Robert for passing quals!
The Epps group welcomes Eric Gottlieb as a new post-doc!
Seeking candidates for a post-doctoral position. Details can be found here
UD hosts the 2018 Future Faculty Workshop
Congratulations to Dr. Epps for being named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry!
The Epps group's work on biobased pressure sensitive adhesives is featured in UDaily
Announcing the 2018 Future Faculty Workshop to be held at UD
Congratulations to Melody for being named the Fraser and Shirley Russell Teaching Fellow in Chemical Engineering!
Congrats to Seung for a recent publication in Science!
The Epps group welcomes Silvia Grama as a new post-doc!
The Epps group is looking to hire two new post-docs, check out the postings here for more details
Congrats to Greg for passing quals!
The Epps group welcomes Esther and Robert as new grad students!
The Epps group welcomes Yi as a new grad student!
Congrats to Seung for receiving the Hanwha Award for Post Docs at AIChE!
Congrats to Victoria for receiving 1st-Place for her MESD Undergraduate Poster at AIChE!
Congrats to Dr. Epps for being elected as a 2017 Fellow of the American Physical Society
Morris et al. perspective is a top 20 read for August
Congrats to Priyanka for passing quals!
The Epps group welcomes Seung as a new post-doc!
Dr. Epps is appointed as the new CMET Director
The Epps group welcomes Shelby and Grace, as summer REU students!
Congratulations to Chad for successfully defending his thesis!
Congratulations to Cameron for successfully defending his thesis!
Chad is an ACS/ESBES International Graduate Student Design Challenge Finalist
Dr. Epps Delivers the Lindsay Lecture at Texas A&M University
Kaleigh wins the Richard Wool Award for Women in Green Engineering
The Epps group is featured in UDaily Tuning Block-polymers
Cameron wins best DPOLY poster at APS 2017 March Meeting
Dr. Epps Delivers the Thiele Lecture at the University of Notre Dame
UD Hosts the 2016 Future Faculty Workshop
Announcing the 2016 Future Faculty Workshop to be held at UD
The Epps group welcomes Spencer, a summer REU student!
Epps group collaboration with DuPont Performance Materials announced
Congratulations to Ming for successfully defending his thesis!
Congratulations to Dr. Epps for his promotion to professor!
Congratulations to Chad for receiving the Saurabh A. Palkar Graduate Award for Mentoring
Congratulations to Melody for receiving the Robert L. Pigford Teaching Assistant Award
Congratulations to Kai for successfully defending his thesis!
Congratulations to Victoria for being named a 2016 Barry Goldwater Scholar
Victoria receives 2nd Place in the ACS Undergraduate Research in Polymer Science Symposium
Congratulations to Angela for successfully defending her thesis!
Congratulations to Dr. Epps for receiving the 2016 American Physical Society Dillon Medal
Congratulations to Dr. Epps for receiving the 2015 AIChE Owens Corning Early Career Award!
Angela is selected to speak at the AIChE 08A Excellence in Graduate Polymer Research Award Symposium
Tom is awarded the Paul H. Schipper Fellowship
Angela is awarded a UD Dissertation Fellowship
The Epps’ group battery membrane research was featured in the UDaily
Tom is awarded NSF GRFP Honorable Mention
Congratulations to Angela for being selected to speak at the 2015 Polymers Gordon Research Seminar
Kaleigh is selected to attend the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
Chad's work on light-sensitive polymers for controlled gene silencing is featured on materialsviews.com
Ming and Cameron’s work on XPS depth profiling highlighted at Nanotechweb.org
Rashida is awarded a NSF Systems Biology of Cells in Engineered Environments IGERT Fellowship
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University of Delaware – Chemical Engineering
150 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716
The University is located minutes off of the I-95 between Washington DC and New York. The campus can be accessed from Delaware exit 1B (South College Avenue).
Thomas H. Epps, III
Thomas and Kipp Gutshall Professor
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering
Center for Research in Soft Matter & Polymers Director
Center for Molecular & Engineering Thermodynamics Director
University of Delaware
Recent Honors & Awards
-Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 2018
-APS Fellow, 2017
-Thiele Lectureship, University of Notre Dame, 2016
-Graduate Students of Diversity Lectureship, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2016
-APS John H. Dillon Medal, 2016
-AIChE Owens Corning Early Career Award, 2015
-Kavli Fellow, National Academy of Sciences, 2014
-Sigma Xi Young Investigator Award, 2014
-Thomas & Kipp Gutshall Professorship, 2012
-Martin Luther King, Jr. Visiting Professor Award, 2012
-UD Gerard J. Mangone Best Young Scholar Award (Alison Young Professor), 2011
-DuPont Young Professor Award, 2010