Faculty Research Pages

The faculty at the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering are passionate researchers who solve chemical engineering problems in today’s sustainability, energy and health industries. Problems are categorized into six research areas, as indicated below: biorenewables, renewable energy, health care technology and biomedical engineering, catalysis and reaction engineering, computational fluid dynamics, and advanced and nanostructured materials. Faculty members commonly conduct research in several areas we’ve defined. And as you learn about our research, explore department research facilities and collaborative research centers where we make chemical innovations happen. Faculty and their teams build student research experience and collaborate with top industry and academic partners. Browse the list below to learn what our faculty members are doing. Explore your interests, and become inspired. Once you’ve identified a research interest, explore your path as chemical engineering graduate student.


Renewable Energy

Health Care Technology and Biomedical Engineering

Catalysis and Reaction Engineering

Advanced and Nanostructured Materials

Computational Fluid Dynamics