Faculty and Research

Renowned Faculty and Cutting-Edge Chemical Engineering Research

Our department's mission is to advance, through teaching and research programs, the frontiers of chemical engineering and biochemical engineering; to educate students with a sense of professionalism and community; and to serve the people of California through outreach efforts.

Our faculty forms the cornerstone of this education and research mission, preparing students for careers in fields that have tremendous impact on key areas of modern life: energy, biotechnology and nanotechnology.

Find out more about how our renowned faculty members and their groundbreaking research are helping people, industries and communities through five key research areas: