• Leading Carbon Capture and Storage Conference

    Gary Rochelle helps bring fellow world experts together to reduce carbon emissions.
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  • Five Great UT Ideas

    Adam Heller’s glucose monitoring technology was recently featured as a great UT invention worth knowing about.
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  • Undergrad Program Ranked No.6

    U.S. News & World Report recently ranked the department’s undergraduate program No.6, while the Cockrell School held its No.10 spot at the college level.
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  • Cockrell School Welcomes New Faculty

    Delia Milliron was one of fourteen engineers welcomed to the Forty Acres this semester. Read her Q&A to find out what she enjoys most about her field of nanostructured materials.
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Did you know?

  • Faculty have won 20 percent of major awards from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers in recent years
  • Faculty have produced six successful start-up companies
  • The department has approximately 190 graduate students
  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • The department has a network of more than 6,000 alumni world-wide
  • The department generates $20 million in annual research funding
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • Department faculty were awarded the highest number of patents at UT Austin in 2010-2011

    Meet our Faculty

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    Jennifer Maynard

    Assistant Professor Maynard works in Bioengineering with specific interests in Control of cellular immunity through manipulation of T cell receptor interactions; Reverse-engineer pathogenic strategies used by bacterial pathogens for biotechnological applications; Apply protein engineering approaches to issues in structural biology .

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