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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 185 undergraduate students, 29 master of engineering students, 95 PhD students, 18 full-time faculty and 2,453 alumni. More...

Upcoming Events


EH&S Safety Training

All EECE Graduate Students must attend.
Brauer Hall, room 12

11:00 AM


EECE Seminar: "When water meets rock: controls of spatial heterogeneities across scales"

Li Li, Professor of Energy & Mineral Engineering Department at Penn State University, will present.

11:00 AM


EECE Seminar: "Aerosol and Air Pollution Studies in the Midwestern United States

Charles Stanier, Associate Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at the University of Iowa, will present.

11:00 AM

Featured News

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


Moon receives NSF CAREER Award

Tae Seok Moon, PhD, assistant professor of energy, environmental and chemical engineering, has been selected to receive a 2014 National Science Foundation CAREER Award. 


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