• Graduate Program Moves Up in U.S. News & World Report’s Rankings

    Graduate Program Moves Up in U.S. News & World Report’s Rankings

    Texas ChE rose to No. 6 in U.S. News & World Report's 2018 graduate program rankings.
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  • SXSW Features John McKetta in Faces of Austin Exhibit

    SXSW Features John McKetta in Faces of Austin Exhibit

    Watch "A Century of Change: A Short Film About John McKetta", premiered at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival's Faces of Austin Exhibit.
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  • RSVP For Our Spring Events

    RSVP For Our Spring Events

    Join us for a weekend filled with Texas ChE events, including our first-ever Academy of Distinguished Engineers Banquet.
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  • Delia Milliron to Receive 2017 Norman Hackerman Award

    Delia Milliron to Receive 2017 Norman Hackerman Award

    Dr. Milliron is being recognized for her leadership in chemical research and nanomaterials.
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Did you know?

  • The department has a network of more than 7,000 alumni world-wide
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • Our faculty (1 percent of UT faculty) have won 60 percent of the UT Office of Technology Commercialization’s Inventor of the Year awards.
  • The National Research Council ranks the department #2 (regressions based)
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • Texas employed 30 percent of chemical engineers nationwide in 2014, according to the U.S. Department of Labor—three times the next closest state, California.
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students

    Meet our Faculty

    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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