• Brian Korgel Elected to the NAE

    Brian Korgel Elected to the NAE

    Brian Korgel has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering 2018 class for his work on nanocrystals, nanowires.
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  • Top 10 Highlights of 2017

    Top 10 Highlights of 2017

    As 2017 winds down, we celebrate some of this year's top highlights.
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  • Lizzie Miller receives the 2017 Ruth Crawford Excellence Award

    Lizzie Miller receives the 2017 Ruth Crawford Excellence Award

    On Dec. 15, Lizzie Miller, senior administrative assistant to Drs. George Georgiou and Adam Heller, received the 2017 Ruth Crawford Staff Excellence Award at the Annual Holiday Banquet.
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  • Milliron Receives TAMEST’s 2018 O’Donnell Award in Engineering

    Milliron Receives TAMEST’s 2018 O’Donnell Award in Engineering

    Delia J. Milliron, Ph.D. is the recipient of the 2018 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Award in Engineering from The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST).
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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

    Keith Johnston

    Professor Johnston works in Advanced Materials; Bioengineering; Energy; Environmental Engineering and Sciences; Microelectronics; Polymers; Surface & Interface Science with specific interests in Particle engineering including nanotechnology; Drug delivery; Polymer thin films including nanocrystal composites; Environmentally responsible processing with solvents including carbon dioxide for materials science and separation processes; Carbon dioxide enhanced oil recovery .

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