• 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?

  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • The department has 23 full-time faculty
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • The department generates $20 million in annual research funding
  • Faculty have generated ~10 start-up companies
  • UT Austin has the lowest cost of living compared to other Top 10 ChE programs
  • The National Research Council ranks the department #2 (regressions based)
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students

    Meet our Faculty

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    Arumugam Manthiram

    Professor Manthiram works in Materials with specific interests in Clean energy materials; Electrochemical energy conversion and storage; Lithium ion batteries, fuel cells, supercapacitors, and solar cells; Nanomaterials.

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