• Happy Holidays

    We'd like to share some of our top achievements from 2014 and wish you a joyous holiday season and a happy new year by singing the "Eyes of Texas".
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  • 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?

  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938
  • The department has 23 full-time faculty
  • Faculty have produced six successful start-up companies
  • Department faculty were awarded the highest number of patents at UT Austin in 2010-2011
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the McKetta graduate program No.6
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6

    Meet our Faculty

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    George Georgiou

    Professor Georgiou works in Cellular and Bio-Molecular Engineering with specific interests in Antibody engineering; Enzyme engineering; Protein folding in vivo.

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