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Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering focuses on research and education in environmental engineering science, energy systems and chemical engineering. Our mission is accomplished by: tradition of "life-long learning," fundamental education curriculum & interdisciplinary initiatives, participation in cutting-edge research with faculty & industrial partners, and access to state-of-the-art facilities & instrumentation.

The department has 192 undergraduate students, 30 master of engineering students, 100 PhD students, 17 full-time faculty and 2,453 alumni. More...

Featured News

Fuzhong Zhang appears on Fox 2 News

Fuzhong Zhang, PhD, is interviewed on E-Coli to Gasoline project.


Unprecedented athletic honors for Bear sports program

Four students receive national ‘Athlete of the Week’ honors in one week by coaches’ organizations


Pratim Biswas featured on St. Louis Public Radio

Pratim Biswas, PhD, discusses the conversion of landfill gas to useable gas.


Environmental engineers to study clean air, water, energy with NSF grants

Six faculty in Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering from the School of Engineering & Applied Science have received nearly $1.8 million in three-year grants from the National Science Foundation to create a cleaner, safer environment.


Students in EECE International Experience program travel to Singapore

The Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering offers an International Experience program to undergraduate students each summer.


Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering welcomes two new faculty members

The Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering welcomes Rajan Chakrabarty, PhD, and Elijah Thimsen, PhD, both assistant professors in the Aerosols Cluster.


Srikanth Kommu, PhD, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer

EECE Alumnus, Promoted to Sr. Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of MEMC/SunEdison


Washington University in St. Louis School of Engineering & Applied Science, Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering

Brauer Hall, CB 1180, 1 Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, MO, USA 63130
Phone: (314) 935-5548, Fax: (314) 935-7211