• Energy Engineering Building

    Energy Engineering Building

    Impressive new facility will bring the campus together in pursuit of innovative solutions to energy challenges.
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  • Undergrad Program Ranked No. 4 in the U.S.

    Undergrad Program Ranked No. 4 in the U.S.

    The department was again ranked No. 4 in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Colleges undergraduate program rankings.
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  • Engineering What’s in Our Water

    Engineering What’s in Our Water

    Benny Freeman's research group, M-WET, is engineering simple and affordable water filters that could be a game changer for global health, energy, and the environment.
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Facts & Congrats

  • Texas ChE graduate and undergraduate programs ranked #4 in the country, according to the 2020 U.S. News and World Report
  • Our faculty (1 percent of UT faculty) have won 60 percent of the UT Office of Technology Commercialization’s Inventor of the Year awards
  • 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
  • The department has two National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates
  • Five faculty members are among the top 25 most cited chemical engineers in the world
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • The department generates $20 million in annual research funding
  • Faculty have generated ~10 start-up companies

    Meet our Faculty

    David Allen

    Professor Allen works in Energy; Environmental Engineering and Sciences with specific interests in Atmospheric chemistry; Urban air quality and pollution prevention; Environmental and industrial reaction engineering.

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Upcoming Events

Tue 19

Seminar: Jennifer Holmgren, LanzaTech

November 19 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Dec 03

Seminar: James Swan, MIT

December 3 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Feb 04

Seminar: Donna Blackmon, Imperial College London

02/04/2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am