• 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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  • Peppas Named Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

    The UK’s top professional body for chemical scientists recognized Prof. Nicholas Peppas for his outstanding contributions to chemistry.
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  • Bob Schechter’s Memorial Resolution

    A faculty committee recently completed a memorial resolution to recognize Prof. Emeritus Robert Schechter’s achievements and contributions to UT Austin.
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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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Did you know?

  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the McKetta graduate program No.6
  • The department has 23 full-time faculty
  • 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 has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • The department has approximately 190 graduate students
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • Faculty have produced six successful start-up companies
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty

    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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