Welcome to Chemical Engineering
Nanofiber carpet could mimic gecko feet, polar bear fur
A new technique, described in Science, that mimics biological nanofiber arrays can grow chain-like molecules into 3D nanostructures.
Solar cell windows and high-temperature solar power
New sustainability research garners support from Department of Energy’s Solar Energy Technologies Office.
How Mcubed is helping derisk research investments
Mark Burns, Executive Director of MCubed and Research Innovation, talks about the six-year-old program's successes and new funding options.
If chemistry is the central science, it comes as no surprise that chemical engineering underpins a broad range of technologies. We turn our expertise in producing and manipulating chemicals to energy, medicine, electronics and advanced materials with new properties.Explore Our Labs
Our broad range of research opportunities apply chemical engineering principles and modern science to solving some of today's most pressing problems.Apply Now
The program focuses on critical-thinking, preparing our graduates to identify and develop solutions for engineering challenges in the field. Students with a passion for chemistry and talent in math and problem solving typically do well in chemical engineering.Join Us!
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Product Safety Across the ChE Curriculum
This website offers a blend of engineering and management practices focused on preventing accidents.Check out the initiative led by Scott Fogler