Chemical Engineers and Engineer Chemists think, create, design, develop and transform the world around us using systems thinking, together with chemical reactions, transport processes, thermodynamics and biotechnology.
Chemical Engineering uses principles of mathematics, chemistry, physics and biology, to design safe, efficient, environmentally-friendly, sustainable and economical processes and products.
Engineering Chemistry, is a unique program in North America that provides in-depth knowledge of chemistry in addition to the Chemical Engineering core knowledge.
The department has significant research activity in diverse and multidisciplinary areas, including biomedical, biochemical and environmental engineering, macromolecular processes and products, process systems engineering, alternative energy, microfluidics and biosensors
Chemical Engineering is the engineering discipline that pulls together ideas from chemistry, physics, biology, and mathematics to achieve useful ends. Chemical engineers contribute to many aspects of society, ranging from providing energy from conventional oil and gas or alternative sources such as fuel cells.