2022 August

August 4, 2022 – Nicole presented at the 2022 WPI Summer Research Showcase

Nicole worked in the Stewart Lab over the summer as part of the Early Research in E-term program. She presented her work on the “Impact of Lactoferrin on Staphylococcus epidermidis Cells and Biofilms”. We enjoyed having her in the lab this summer.

April 5, 2022 – Sydney is Awarded 2nd Place and Patryck is Awarded 3rd Place for Their Presentations at the Graduate Research Innovation Exchange Chemical Engineering and Material Science Division Finals

April 5, 2022 – Sydney and Patryck are Selected as Finalists for the Graduate Research Innovation Exchange

Sydney and Patryck were selected as finalists in the Chemical Engineering and Material Science Division of the Graduate Innovation Research Exchange. They gave their presentations to an audience and panel of judges. They then answered questions about the research from the audience and panel.

April 2, 2022 – Stewart Lab Participates in 2022 TouchTomorrow Festival

The Stewart Lab participated in the 2022 TouchTomorrow. A festival for science, technology, and robots hosted by Worcester Polytechnic Institute. The festival was hosted at Polar Park and over 6,000 people came to the event throughout the day. The Stewart Lab provided a hands-on activity for kids to learn about bacterial biofilms and the components […]

February 9, 2022 – Patryck, Lily, and Sydney Present at the 2022 Graduate Research Innovation Exchange

Patryck, Lily, and Sydney presented at the virtual 2022 Graduate Research Innovation Exchange (GRIE) held at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. The annual Graduate Research Innovation Exchange (GRIE) is an open celebration and competition that highlights the breadth, diversity, and quality of WPI’s graduate research. Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Dean of Graduate […]

February 2, 2022 – Sydney Awarded Semi-Finalist for the 2022 Department of Defense SMART Scholarship-for-Service Program

November 8, 2021 – Patryck Presents at National AIChE Conference

Patryck presented at the 2021 American Institute of Chemical Engineers National Conference in the Graduate Student Competition in the Microbiointerface Research at the Microbes at Biomedical Interfaces Topical Conference.

June 6-12, 2021 – Stewart Lab Participates in Virtual 2021 TouchTomorrow Festival

The Stewart Lab put together interactive video demonstrations for kids grade K-12. This included interactive worksheets for different age groups covering a range of topics related to the Stewart Lab research. This included topics like the work of chemical engineering researchers, bacterial biofilms, infection, and the day in the life of a research scientist.