• UT Remembers: Howard Rase and Robert Schechter

    UT Remembers: Howard Rase and Robert Schechter

    In honor of UT Remembers Day, we reflect upon the impact these two great educators made on students here at the Forty Acres.
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  • ChE Students Win BASF Team Chemistry Challenge

    ChE Students Win BASF Team Chemistry Challenge

    ChE students dominated the top two winning teams of the recent competition to make UT sports events more sustainable.
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  • Bella Goren Named Distinguished Engineering Graduate

    Bella Goren Named Distinguished Engineering Graduate

    The former Chief Financial Officer for American Airlines and AMR Corporation is one of six Cockrell School graduates recognized this year.
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  • Why UT Is The Energy University

    Why UT Is The Energy University

    ChE professors Tom Edgar and Brian Korgel are included in the first article of a series of stories examining UT’s strengths as the energy university.
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Did you know?

  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the McKetta graduate program No.6
  • We have 19 National Science Foundation Graduate Fellows
  • Faculty have generated ~10 start-up companies
  • More than 100 department alumni have gone on to be faculty members around the world

    Meet our Faculty

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    James Chelikowsky

    Professor Chelikowsky works in Advanced Materials; Energy; Modeling, Simulation & Theory with specific interests in Computational materials science; Quantum modeling for electronic materials; High performance computing.

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