The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Welcome to the Department of Chemical Engineering!


The Chemical Engineering Department offers a highly-rated undergraduate program accredited by the Accreditation Commission of ABET, Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (B.S.Ch.E.) and a vibrant graduate research program that balances chemical engineering fundamentals and industrial technology. From its foundation in the 1950s, the Department has educated distinguished scholars and technical leaders.

Today, our faculty continues to be recognized for its technological innovation and contributions to engineering science fundamentals in the fields of fluid mechanics and transport phenomena, scientific computing, bioengineering, materials science, nanotechnology, and sustainable energy. The Department is committed to academic excellence in an environment that appreciates individual efforts and fosters interdisciplinary collaborations.

We appreciate you visiting us on the Internet and welcome your comments and inquiries.


Jeffrey M. Davis
Department Head





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