• 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 23 full-time faculty
  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6
  • The department has a network of more than 6,000 alumni world-wide
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • 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 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates

    Meet our Faculty

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    Venkat Ganesan

    Professor Ganesan works in Advanced Materials; Energy; Modeling, Simulation & Theory; Polymers; Surface & Interface Science with specific interests in Self-assembly in polymer-particle mixtures; Simulations of dynamics of self-assembled materials; Theory and simulation of rod-coil and crystallizable polymers; Simulations of structure and properties of materials for fuel cell and photovoltaic applications.

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