The Chemical and Environmental Engineering Department at the University of Toledo offers a
BS in Chemical Engineering,
MS in Chemical Engineering, and
PhD in Engineering.
On these pages you will find additional information about our educational and research programs.
The latest accomplishments of our students, alumni, and staff are highlighted in the Department News column.
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The Chemical Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
Doctoral Graduates May 2017 May 15, 2017
The department saw three doctoral students receive their degrees this past weekend. Congratulations Drs. Cai, De Silva, and Miranda!
CHEE Student Advocates for Clean Water May 4, 2017
The work of sophomore Megan Davidson to promote clean water globally was featured in the UT News.
She visited multiple schools during spring 2017 and hosted a group on campus from the Natural Science and Technology Center, a Toledo Public Schools Career Tech Program.
Dr. Susan Abu-Absi 2017 Outstanding Department Alumna April 7, 2017
Congratulations to the Chemical Engineering Department Outstanding Alumna for 2017 Dr. Susan Abu-Absi! We wish the weather had cooperated and allowed her to attend the celebration we held Friday April 7. A rain check has been issued!
El Salvador Spring Break Trip March 20, 2017
16 students volunteered their spring break to travel to El Salvador where they inspected and installed water treatment systems in schools and health clinics.
This amazing group who gave so freely to help increase access to clean water included:
Emily Briese, Olivia Calder, Megan Davidson, Gerrett Ellett, Alison Haas, Logan Harmann, Lelia Kerschbaum, Ashley Lazette-Horn, Stacey Nuveman, Kayla Piezer, Ahana Rahman, Dan Reichenbach, Alex Ruhe, Grant Rutledge, Connor Shank, and Lisa Young.
Please visit the department Facebook page (Click here) to learn more.
Patent issued for Bio-Based Monomer Feburary 16, 2017
Congratulations to Professor Coleman for receipt of US Patent 9,527,952 entitled "Amorphous Polyester from Bio-Based Bis-Furan Assembly" along with her chemistry colleagues!
Patent issued for Microalgae Conversion to Fatty Acid Alkanolamides February 16, 2017
Congratulations to Professors Yamamoto, Viamajala, Varanasi and students Ajith Mudiyanselage and Pramod Poudel for receipt of US Patent 9,562,210 entitled "Methods for Production of Fatty Acid Alkanolamides (FAAAS) from Microalgae Biomass"!
Patent issued for Novel Antibacterial February 16, 2017
Congratulations to Professors Lapitsky, Seo, and their student Kristopher Richardson for receipt of US Patent 9,560,849 entitled "Antibacterial Surfactant/Microgel Formulations, Methods of Making and Methods of Using the Same"!
Prof. Kim Receives Fulbright January 6, 2017
Professor Dong-Shik Kim has received an award from the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. He will work with Dr. Mauri Kostiainen of Aalto University in Finland on the interaction of enzymes with biomacromolecules. Congratulations Dr. Kim!