• Hal Alper receives AIChE’s Allan P. Colburn award

    Hal Alper receives AIChE’s Allan P. Colburn award

    Alper was nominated and selected for his seminal contributions in the field of biochemical engineering.
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  • Courtney Hazlett Wins Staff Spotlight Award

    Courtney Hazlett Wins Staff Spotlight Award

    Courtney Hazlett, Administrative Associate, has been selected to receive the Summer 2018 Staff Spotlight Award.
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  • Shell supports student learning through process safety course

    Shell supports student learning through process safety course

    This spring, Shell partnered with the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering to deliver an updated section of CHE 364S Chemical Process Safety.
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  • Travis Dong Named 2018 Senior Class Gift Award Winner

    Travis Dong Named 2018 Senior Class Gift Award Winner

    The third award from the Texas ChE Senior Class Gift Endowment has been presented to senior Ziyue (Travis) Dong for his outstanding accomplishments as a class tutor.
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  • Possible Link Found Between Type 2 Diabetes and TiO2

    Possible Link Found Between Type 2 Diabetes and TiO2

    A new pilot study led by Dr. Adam Heller finds a possible link between commonly-used titanium dioxide particles and Type 2 diabetes.
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Facts & Congrats

  • Texas ChE alum, Geoff Geise, receives five-year $550k NSF CAREER Award.
  • Graduate Student Ankit Agrawal Wins Streetman Prize
  • Our faculty (1 percent of UT faculty) have won 60 percent of the UT Office of Technology Commercialization’s Inventor of the Year awards
  • Peppas named as 2017 Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics
  • More than 100 department alumni have gone on to be faculty members around the world
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • The department has a network of more than 7,000 alumni world-wide
  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks our undergraduate program No. 6 in the nation
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates

    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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