• 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?

  • In the past 5 years, faculty have been issued 84 patents across 35 unique technologies
  • The National Research Council ranks the department #2 (regressions based)
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • Our students received more National Science Foundation Fellowships than any other ChE department for 2013 and 2014
  • 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
  • The department has 23 full-time faculty
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423

    Meet our Faculty

    Sharma, Mukul
    Mukul Sharma

    Professor Sharma works in with specific interests in Formation damage; Petrophysics; Fluid flow in porous media.

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