• Sai Gourisankar Named Rhodes Scholar

    The ChE senior is one of 32 students nationwide being recognized for outstanding intellect, character, leadership and commitment to service.
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  • Service to Society

    Professor Adam Heller receives a national service award from AIChE for revolutionizing diabetes management.
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  • George Georgiou Named Inventor Of The Year

    The Office of Technology Commercialization honors Professor George Georgiou for developing ground-breaking medical treatments.
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Did you know?

  • The department hosts nine National Academy of Engineering members
  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6
  • The department generates $20 million in annual research funding
  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • The department has a network of more than 6,000 alumni world-wide
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty

    Meet our Faculty

    Rochelle, Gary
    Gary Rochelle

    Professor Rochelle works in Energy; Environmental Engineering and Sciences; Separations with specific interests in CO2 capture from coal-fired power plants by aqueous amine scrubbing; mass transfer with fast reaction in the boundary layer.

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