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Faculty & Staff

Department Chair

  • Patrick Pinhero
  • Interim Department Chair, Chemical Engineering


  • Faculty

  • Paul Chan
  • Associate Professor Emeritus

  • • Hydrodynamics
  • • Kinetics
  • • Reactor analysis
  • Saba A. Gheni
  • Assistant Teaching Professor

  • • Reaction Kinetics
  • • Catalyst Characterization
  • • Sustainable Energy Design
  • Tushar Ghosh
  • Professor

  • Aycan Hacioglu
  • Assistant Teaching Professor

  • • Fluid mechanics
  • • Mass transfer
  • • Separation
  • Karl D. Hammond
  • Assistant Professor

  • • Computational materials science
  • • Plasma-facing materials / nuclear fusion materials
  • • Porous materials / zeolites
  • Mary Myers
  • Associate Teaching Professor

  • Patrick Pinhero
  • Interim Department Chair, Chemical Engineering

  • • Interfacial molecular assembly and nanofabrication
  • • Nuclear fuel cycle process engineering
  • • Environmental degradation and corrosion
  • David Retzloff
  • Associate Professor

  • • Analysis of dynamic systems
  • • Chemical vapor deposition reactors
  • • Microelectronics processing
  • Galen Suppes
  • James C. Dowell Professor

  • • Convection battery technology
  • • Soy-based polyols and urethanes
  • • Thermoset polymerization
  • John Tatarko
  • Assistant Teaching Professor

  • Bret Ulery
  • Assistant Professor

  • • Biomaterials
  • • Immunoengineering
  • • Regenerative Engineering
  • Yangchuan Xing
  • Professor

  • • Sustainable chemical manufacturing
  • • Electrocatalysis and electrochemical engineering
  • • Particle technology

  • Joint / Courtesy Faculty

  • Sheila Baker
  • Assistant Professor

  • • Nanomaterials for clean energy
  • • Designer ionic liquids/nanofluids
  • • Environmental sensor technologies
  • Baolin Deng
  • C.W. LaPierre Professor

  • • Chemical and biological transformation of contaminants
  • • Hazardous waste management
  • • Environmental applications and impact of nanotechnology
  • John Gahl
  • Professor, P.E.

  • • Nuclear plasma and beam science
  • • Material science
  • • Pulsed power
  • William Jacoby
  • Associate Professor

  • • Air-cleaning applications
  • • Conversion of biomass to fuels
  • • Renewable energy technologies
  • Stephen Lombardo
  • Professor

  • • Ceramic materials and ceramic processing
  • • Electronic ceramics
  • • Transport phenomena and kinetics
  • Caixia "Ellen" Wan
  • Assistant Professor

  • • Biofuels and bioproducts
  • • Biocatalyst development and biocatalysis
  • • Bioprocess optimization

  • Emeritus Faculty


    Staff