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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...

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Aerosol reaction engineering topic of WashU workshop

Washington University in St. Louis will host scientists and engineers to focus on aerosol reaction engineering May 24 and 25 at the second annual CASE Workshop.


Professor Dudukovic Wins Prestigious Neal Amundson Award

The ISCRE Board is pleased to announce that Professor Milorad P. Dudukovic, The Laura and William Jens Professor of Environmental Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, was selected as the winner of the Amundson award, from a pool of 14 outstanding candidates from around the world.


Doctor with diabetes speaks out about chemicals in plastics

Dr. Nathan Ravi, now 64, was living on the East Coast, working as a chemical engineer; he was a father, husband and in excellent physical condition as a hobby runner — 5Ks, hours of gym time and the like.


Fuzhong Zhang and his students publish innovative concept on survival of hardest working cells

Dr Fuzhong Zhang and his co-workers,  Yi Xiao, Christopher Bowen, Di Liu in the Department of Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering  published a paper titled “Exploiting nongenetic cell-to-cell variation for enhanced biosynthesis”   in Nature Chemical Biology, March 21, 2016.


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

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