• Professor David Allen Elected to National Academy of Engineering

    Professor David Allen Elected to National Academy of Engineering

    Election to the academy is among the highest professional distinctions bestowed upon an engineer.
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  • Four Undergraduates Named Centennial Scholars

    Four Undergraduates Named Centennial Scholars

    Undergraduate students Rohan Makhija, Jade Jackson, Marissa Ronquillo and Nicholas Curtis were recently awarded Centennial Scholarships.
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  • Truskett Appointed to Second Term as Department Chair

    Truskett Appointed to Second Term as Department Chair

    Cockrell School Dean Sharon Wood officially announces the appointment of Dr. Thomas Truskett to a second term as chair of the department.
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  • Four Faculty Promotions Announced

    Four Faculty Promotions Announced

    Congratulations to Drs. Hal Alper, Michael Baldea, Lydia Contreras, and Delia Milliron. Promotions will be made effective Sept. 1, 2017.
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Did you know?

  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • 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.
  • The National Research Council ranks the department #2 (regressions based)
  • The department has two National Academy of Medicine members
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates

    Meet our Faculty

    C. Buddie Mullins

    Assistant Department Chair & Professor Mullins works in Advanced Materials, Energy, Surface and Interface Science with specific interests in Materials Chemistry for Energy studies regarding solar photoelectrocatalysis; Catalysis of nano-structured surfaces; Materials for lithium-ion battery electrodes.

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