Modeling, Theory & Simulation
Theoretical and simulation research to understand nanoscale materials and processes
Materials and Interfaces
Molecular chemistry and structural properties of materials, polymers, complex fluids and colloids
Biochemical and biomedical engineering, biomaterials, and biotechnology for sensors, diagnostics, and therapeutics
Energy, Efficiency & Sustainability
Chemical transformations for the interconversion, storage, and utilization of energy
UC Santa Barbara \ College of Engineering
U.S. News & World Report Ranks UCSB Department of Chemical Engineering #5 Best Engineering Graduate Program in Public National Universities
Yuriy Román presented at our 4th Duncan & Suzanne Mellichamp Emerging Leader Lecture. Click here for photos and previous lectures.
Our 12th Annual Amgen-Colorox Graduate Student Symposium was another success. Click here for photos and winners.
Sharon C. Glotzer presented at our 12th Dale Pearson Lectureship in Chemical Engineering. Click here for past lectures.
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