• David Allen Named Chair of the Institute for Sustainability

    The American Institute of Chemical Engineers has selected Prof. Allen to lead interdisciplinary efforts in sustainable and green engineering.
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  • Leading Biomolecular Engineers Meet Locally

    Associate Prof. Hal Alper recently co-chaired the 5th International Conference on Biomolecular Engineering at the Lost Pines Resort near Austin.
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Did you know?

  • The department has approximately 190 graduate students
  • In the past 5 years, faculty have been issued 84 patents across 35 unique technologies
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • The department hosts nine National Academy of Engineering members
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • Faculty have won 20 percent of major awards from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers in recent years
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the McKetta graduate program No.6

    Meet our Faculty

    Buddie Mullins
    C. Buddie Mullins

    Assistant Department Chair & Professor Mullins works in Advanced Materials, Energy, Surface and Interface Science with specific interests in Materials Chemistry for Energy studies regarding solar photoelectrocatalysis; Catalysis of nano-structured surfaces; Materials for lithium-ion battery electrodes.

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