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CSU ChE-BME welcomes Dr. Christopher L. Wirth

We are proud to announce that Dr. Christopher Wirth has joined our faculty ranks. Dr. Wirth earned his PhD in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) while working with Paul Sides and Dennis Prieve on the directed assembly of colloidal particles in an electric field.Prior to joining CSU, Dr. Wirth was a postdoctoral scholar in the Soft Matter, Rheology and Technology Lab (SMaRT) at the Katholieke Universiteit (KU) Leuven, Belgium, where he worked on the hierarchal assembly of nanoparticles onto chemically modified substrates. He has published articles in highly regarded scientific journals, including Langmuir, Physical Review E, and the Journal of Colloid and Interface Science.