The Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering generates research in a number of areas that involve the study of biological processes, materials structure, and manufacturing within the parameters of chemistry, biology and engineering. Our research labs include a National Science Foundation funded Engineering Research Center (Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems) and the department generated nearly $9 million in research expenditures in 2013.

Research facilities are among the finest in the world and include instrumentation and equipment for conducting advanced research bioengineering and biotechnology, polymer science and engineering, process systems engineering, catalysis and reaction engineering, pharmaceutical engineering, nanomaterials and nanotechnology, and computational molecular design. 

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