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Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

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  • Two More Students Awarded Goldwater Scholarships 

    Two more Clarkson honors students have been awarded prestigious Goldwater Scholarships, & one has received an honorable mention. 

  • Cleaning Water with Water 

    Selma Thagard is working on purifying drinking water with a different form of water: plasma. 

  • Christy Petuczok

    A Competitive Advantage 

    When it came to apply to grad schools, Christy Petruczok '08 was confident that her experiences at Clarkson would make her stand out. She was right. 

  • Professor Philip K. Hopke appointed to EPA Clean Air Subcommittee

    Engineering and Air Pollution Policy 

    Professor Philip K. Hopke has been appointed to an EPA Clean Air Subcommittee, which will provide independent review and advice to the govenment agency concerning issues related to ambient air monitoring methods for air pollutants as regulated under the Clean Air Act. 

  • Solid Skills. Solid Career Prospects. Solid Future 

    Even in an uncertain economy, opportunities for chemical engineering graduates continue to grow. According to the latest figures from the  AIChE,  employers plan to hire nearly 20% more ChemE grads this year than in 2010. There’s more good news: salaries are up an average of nearly 6% over last year, with a current average starting salary of $66,886. 

  • A Career Takes Off 

    Hope Matis '06 is working as a chemical engineer at General Electric's Global Research facility, taking on several projects in a variety of fields and working alongside "some of the most brilliant scientific minds in research."


  • Adam Tatusko '00

    Jack of All Trades 

    Adam Tatusko '00 has tried it all, from industry to the military to earning a Ph.D. from MIT. 

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Student Handbooks

Student Enrollment and Graduation Data

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Experiment Initiative

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Department News

Professor David Mitlin's Research: Could Hemp Nanosheets Topple Graphene for Making the Ideal Supercapacitor?

Professor David Mitlin's Research is Featured by BBC News on Science & Environment

Chemical Engineering Students Conduct Summer Research as CUPO Scholars

Professor Selma Mededovic Thagard Pioneering Method for Water Purification

Sandra Harris named Professor Emerita at Clarkson University

Kyle Hancock, Chemical Engineering Class of 2014, Talks About His Chemical Engineering Education

Clarkson Teams Win at New York State Pollution Prevention Institute Statewide Competition

Professor Selma Mededovic Speaks at Science Café About Cold Plasmas

Clarkson University Earns Spot in National ChemE Car Competition

Kyle Hancock, Chemical Engineering Class of 2014, Talks Abou His Clarkson Education

Professor Ruth Baltus receives AAUW Agent of Change Award

Professor Babu graduates his 40th Ph.D. Student

Chemical Engineering Senior, Erika Chin, named Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District

Chemical Engineering Student's Team Wins in Pollution Prevention Competition

Dr. Krishnan wins Graham Research Award

Chemical Engineering student wins Goldwater Scholarship

Dr. Krishnan receives tenure and promotion

Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Student, Sydney Laramie, wins Tau Beta Pi Scholarship

Chemical Engineering Graduate Student, Hariprasad Amanapu, wins award From Materials Research Council

Professor Hopke elected to Council of Environmental Deans

Professor Babu receives International Education Leadership Award

Chemical Engineering Graduate Student, Basavaraju Agasanapura, wins Best Poster Award

History of the Chemical Engineering Program

American Institute of Chemical Engineers’ Code of Ethics