Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering

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WashU is home to the world's first and only Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering. We find solutions for global energy challenges through research in environmental engineering science and chemical engineering.​


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90
REFERRED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS IN 2015​
   ​L​EED-Certified ​Gold Research Facilities

 

 

https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Jay-Turner.aspx63Jay Turner<img alt="Jay Turner" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Turner_Jay_8714.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />​Vice Dean for Education & Associate ProfessorJay Turner - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - Serves on the EPA’s chartered Science Advisory Board​
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Young-Shin-Jun.aspx56Young-Shin Jun<img alt="Young-Shin Jun" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Jun_Young-Shin.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate Professor Young-Shin Jun - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Explores the environmental impact of human activities
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Brent-Williams.aspx64Brent Williams<img alt="Brent Williams" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Williams_Brent.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorBrent Williams - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Researches physical properties of Earth’s atmosphere
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Vijay-Ramani.aspx108Vijay Ramani<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Ramani_Vijay_9535.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorVijay Ramani - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​St​udies corrosion resistance
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Yinjie-Tang.aspx61Yinjie Tang<img alt="Yinjie Tang" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Tang_Yinjie.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorYinjie Tang - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - Earned a National Science Foundation CAREER Award
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Fuzhong-Zhang.aspx65Fuzhong Zhang<img alt="Fuzhong Zhang" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Zhang_Fuzhong.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant Professor Fuzhong Zhang - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Works to make the microbial production of biofuels more economically viable
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Pratim-Biswas.aspx46Pratim Biswas<img alt="Pratim Biswas" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Biswas_Pratim.JPG?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant Vice Chancellor & Department ChairPratim Biswas - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​International leader in aerosols research
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Cynthia-Lo.aspx57Cynthia Lo<img alt="Cynthia Lo" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Lo_Cynthia.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant ProfessorCynthia Lo - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Studies the structure & reactivity of nanoscale systems for solar energy utilization
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Daniel-Giammar.aspx53Daniel Giammar<img alt="Daniel Giammar" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Giammar_Daniel.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorDaniel Giammar - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Researches sustainable solutions to produce safe drinking water
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/John-Fortner.aspx51John Fortner<img alt="John Fortner" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Fortner_John.JPG?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorJohn Fortner - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Investigates new ways to develop novel & high efficient water treatment processes
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/John-Gleaves.aspx54John Gleaves<img alt="John Gleaves" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Gleaves_John.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorJohn Gleaves - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - Co-inventor of the TAP reactor system
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Marcus-Foston.aspx52Marcus Foston<img alt="Marcus Foston" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Foston_Marcus.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant ProfessorMarcus Foston - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Finds innovative ways to utilize biomass resources for fuel production
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Milorad-Dudukovic.aspx50Milorad Dudukovic<img alt="Milorad Dudukovic" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Dudukovic_Mike.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorMilorad Dudukovic - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - Aims to produce environmentally clean processes for fuel production
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Palghat-Ramachandran.aspx60Palghat Ramachandran<img alt="Palghat (P. A.) Ramachandran" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Ramachandran_%20Palghat.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorPalghat Ramachandran - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Has over 150 publications in referred journals
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Rajan-Chakrabarty.aspx48Rajan Chakrabarty<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Chakrabarty_Rajan.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant ProfessorRajan Chakrabarty - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - Leads the Aerosol Physics & Technology Laboratory
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Tae-Seok-Moon.aspx58Tae Seok Moon<img alt="Tae Seok Moon" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Moon_Tae-Seok.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant ProfessorTae Seok Moon - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - His research applications include energy, environment & health challenges
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Elijah-Thimsen.aspx62Elijah Thimsen<img alt="Elijah Thimsen" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Thimsen_Elijah.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant ProfessorElijah Thimsen - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - Basic & ​applied research on nanomaterials​
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Richard-Axelbaum.aspx47Richard Axelbaum<img alt="Richard Axelbaum" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Axelbaum_Richard.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorRichard Axelbaum - Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering - ​Investigates ways to eliminate the formation of pollutants, such as soot

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Collaborative Research Centers

  • CCCU - Consortium for Clean Coal Utilization
  • I-CARES - International Center for Advanced Renewable Energy & Sustainability
  • MAGEEP - McDonnell Academy Global Energy & Environment Partnership
  • SERIIUS - Solar Energy Research Institute for India and the US

CONTACT THE DEPARTMENT

(314) 935-5548
Brauer Hall, Room 1015
Campus Box 1180
eece@seas.wustl.edu​​

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