• Don Paul’s 50 Years Symposium & Celebration

    Don Paul’s 50 Years Symposium & Celebration

    Texas ChE celebrates Dr. Donald R. Paul and his 50 years of leadership, contributions to engineering and impact on the global scientific community.
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  • The Inaugural Academy of Distinguished Chemical Engineers Banquet

    The Inaugural Academy of Distinguished Chemical Engineers Banquet

    Thirty alumni were inducted into our inaugural class of Academy honorees during the Academy ceremony and banquet April 21.
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  • Nicholas Peppas Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences  

    Nicholas Peppas Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences  

    Dr. Peppas joins some of the world’s most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers and artists as well as civic, business and philanthropic leaders in the 237th AAAS class.
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  • Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz Honored by National Science Foundation with Early CAREER Award

    Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz Honored by National Science Foundation with Early CAREER Award

    Dr. Hildebrandt Ruiz and her team will receive more than $620K to fund her research on air pollution.
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Did you know?

  • UT Austin ranks #28 in the world’s top universities, according to Times Higher Education
  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938
  • We have 19 National Science Foundation Graduate Fellows
  • More than 100 department alumni have gone on to be faculty members around the world
  • UT Austin has the lowest cost of living compared to other Top 10 ChE programs
  • The department has approximately 190 graduate students
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • Our students received more National Science Foundation Fellowships than any other ChE department for 2013 and 2014
  • The department has a network of more than 7,000 alumni world-wide
  • Our faculty (1 percent of UT faculty) have won 60 percent of the UT Office of Technology Commercialization’s Inventor of the Year awards.

    Meet our Faculty

    Donald Paul

    Professor Paul works in Advanced Materials; Energy; Polymers; Separation with specific interests in Materials; Polymers; Membranes; Composites.

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