The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering leads research for both traditional chemical and energy industries as well as new areas of application and innovation, such as biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, advanced materials, and sustainable energy.
Our primary mission is to educate future leaders and innovators through the creation of fundamental knowledge and technologies in the chemical and biomolecular sciences and engineering. We prioritize fostering creativity, nurturing and recognizing excellence, and promoting a collegial and cohesive research and educational environment while emphasizing the value of diversity and inclusivity.
The department is a vibrant community for our students with a diverse student body and state-of-the-art facilities.
CBE conducts research in chemical and energy industries as well as new areas of application and innovation.
Join CBE for graduate studies and research in one of our nine research thrusts led by dedicated faculty.