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    In Memoriam: James O. Wilkes (1932-2020)

    Long-time professor and mentor, department chair, assistant dean, and department historian passed away on December 6, 2020 Read more »

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    Nanomedicine crosses into brain, eradicates recurring brain cancer in mice

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    Scott Fogler honored as Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year

    Award recognizes Fogler’s outstanding contributions to undergraduate education Read more »

Our world is facing big problems, from energy, to healthcare, to the environment. Chemical Engineers at the University of Michigan are ready to tackle the challenges of the 21st Century.

At Michigan, you will engineer matter across scales, from molecules and materials to micromachines and medicines. Our outstanding students and faculty are redefining the boundaries of chemical engineering.
Sharon C. Glotzer, Anthony C. Lembke Department Chair of Chemical Engineering