Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Top 20 Doctoral Program—National Research Council


Dept. of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
University of Houston
S222 Engineering Bldg 1
4726 Calhoun Rd
Houston, TX 77204-4004
Phone: 713-743-4300
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Research Overview


An important part of the department's mission is to engage in research programs that train graduate students and contribute to the development of fundamental knowledge in the field of chemical engineering. The department's diverse and aggressive research ensures that its faculty members remain at the technological forefront of their respective areas of specialization. Research areas include biomolecular engineering, nano-materials, environmental reaction engineering, energy engineering, engineering design, and transport & separation processes.