Fourth-year Chemical and Biological Engineering students participated in the Third Chemical Engineering Design Event (KIMMTE 3) at Yıldız Technical University. After receiving several awards including First Prize in the first two KIMMTE events, our CHBI students continued KU’s fine track record at this year’s event. One group was awarded Second Prize among 27 pre-selected projects from 6 universities. The names of the students and their project are given below.

Students: Emre Usman, Özce Durak, Özge Dereci, Umut Metin

Project title: Commercial scale production of succinic acid from A. succinogenes by using bio-waste corn stov

Congratulations to our students, and we wish them continued success in their future endeavors.