Research

The Chemical Engineering faculty focuses on a wide variety of research areas. The Department’s research topics are listed below along with a list of faculty focus areas. Please contact the associated faculty member for more information about a particular research area.

Biotechnology
Sustainable Energy and Environment
Materials
  • Dr. John H. O'Haver - Surfactant Science; Interfacial Phenomenon; Polymers
  • Dr. Paul Scovazzo - Magnetic Surfactants; Room Temperature Ionic Liquids; Membranes
  • Dr. Adam E. Smith - Stimuli-Responsive Polymers; Polymeric Self-Assembly; Nanocomposites; Polymer Thin FIlms