Annual Department Events

Donald L. Katz Lectureship in Chemical Engineering
April 11-12, 2019

Zhenan Bao
K.K. Lee Professor in Chemical Engineering and Department Chair
Stanford University
Titles: April 11: “Skin-Inspired Electronics”
April 12: “Skin-Inspired Electronic Material Design”


ChE Graduate Symposium
September 19, 2019

The Annual Chemical Engineering Graduate Symposium will be held on September 19, 2019 in NCRC B-18’s dining hall. The event features a keynote speaker and oral and poster presentations from our graduate students throughout the day.  The evening concludes with dinner and graduate student awards.

For more information about the graduate symposium:


The Walter J. Weber, Jr. Distinguished Lecture in Environmental and Energy Sustainability
October 17, 2019

Abhaya Datya
Distinguished Regents’ Professor and Chair
University of New Mexico
“Designing Catalysts for Meeting the DOE 150 °C Challenge for Exhaust Emissions”


Blue/Green Seminar (Joint Seminar between U-M and Michigan State University)

The 37th Annual Blue-Green Seminar and Reception
Thursday, November 8, 2018, 4:00 p.m.
The Michigan State University Union Ballroom
49 Abbot Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824

Professor E. Terry Papoutsakis
Unidel Eugene DuPont Chair Professor in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
University of Delaware

“Native and Engineered Megakaryocytic Microparticles for Cell- and Gene-Therapies”