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From creating organic batteries to the development of biofuels, this field of study encompasses the use of chemical engineering to produce sustainable renewable energy sources to reduce our carbon footprint.

Energy Faculty 

Perla Balbuena

  • Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • GPSA Professor
  • Mike O’Connor Chair I
Perla Balbuena

Mark A. Barteau

  • Professor, Chemical Engineering and Department of Chemistry
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering
Mark A. Barteau

Abdoulaye Djire

  • Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Affiliated Faculty, Materials Science & Engineering
Abdoulaye Djire

Yossef Elabd

  • Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Interim Vice Chancellor for Research
  • Associate Dean for Research
  • Axalta Coating Systems Chair II
Yossef Elabd

Zachary Gagnon

  • Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering
Zachary Gagnon

Yue Kuo

  • Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Joe M. Nesbitt Professor
Yue Kuo

Jodie Lutkenhaus

  • Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Presidential Impact Fellow
  • Axalta Coating Systems Chair
  • Dean’s Fellow
Jodie Lutkenhaus