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Chemical Engineering

Our People

We develop high quality chemical engineers by continuously improving our undergraduate and
graduate programs. We conduct world class research and innovative teaching, provide an environment for professional development, and are an effective resource for industry, government, and academia.

Faculty

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Francis Gadala-Maria

His research interests include the rheology of suspensions, polymer processing, and composite materials.

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Edward Gatzke

His research interests include process control, estimation and diagnosis, dynamic modeling and optimization.

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Joseph Gibbons

Awarded the Order of the Palmetto and Distinguished Professor Emeritus, his research interests include heat transfer and fluid flow.

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R. Michael Gower

His research interests include immunoengineering, biomaterials, and gene and protein delivery.

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Jason Hattrick-Simpers

His research interests include hydrogen storage, catalysis, magnetic materials, and transparent conducting oxides.

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Andreas Heyden

His research interests include nanomaterials, catalysis, computational chemistry, and multiscale modeling

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Esmaiel Jabbari

His research interests include tissue engineering, biomimetic materials, bioinspired nanocomposites, peptide-mediated drug delivery.

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Ehsan Jabbarzadeh

His research interests include cell and tissue engineering, bio-MEMs and microfluidics, non-viral gene delivery, and nano-biotechnology.

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Jochen Lauterbach

A CoEE Endowed Chair of the Strategic Approaches to the Generation of Electricity, his research interests include catalysis, storage and reduction technology, and hydrogen storage.

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Michael Matthews

The Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Education, his research interests include supercritical fluids, ionic liquids, green chemical engineering, and research based learning.

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Melissa Moss

The Director of Biomedical Engineering, her research interests include protein self assembly, Alzheimer's Disease inhibition, and biophysical techniques. 

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Bihter Padak

Her research interests include combustion, emissions control, reaction kinetics, and computational chemistry

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Harry Ploehn

His teaching and research interests include transport and interfacial phenomena, polymers, colloidal materials, and nanomaterials.

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Branko Popov

A Carolina Distinguished Professor and author of Corrosion Engineering, his research interests include electrochemical power sources, industrial metal finishing, and corrosion.

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John Regalbuto

A CoEE Endowed Chair in Renewalble Fuels, his research interests include catalysis preparation and characterization, adsorption theory, and reaction kinetics. 

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James Ritter

A L.M. Weisiger Professor of Engineering, Carolina Distinguished Professor, and Graduate Director of the department of Chemical Engineering, his research interests include hydrogen storage systems, targeted drug delivery, gas separation and purification.

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Thomas Stanford

A Professor Emeritus, his research interests include chemical process systems and advanced professional engineering education.

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Mark Uline

His research interests include biological interfaces, statistical mechanics, and thermodynamics of simple and complex fluids.

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Vincent Van Brunt

A Distinguished Professor Emeritus, his research interests include separations modeling and chemistry, filtration, and extraction chemistry.

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John Weidner

A CEC Campaign for Excellence ProfessorChair of the Department of Chemical Engineering his research interests include electrochemcial power sources, mathematical modeling, and electrocatalysis.

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Ralph White

A Westinghouse Distinguished Scientist, his research interests include fuel cells, batteries, electrodeposition, corrosion, and numerical methods.

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Christopher Williams

The Undergraduate Director of Chemical Engineering. His research interests include heterogeneous catalysis, surface science, catalyst design, and in-situ vibrational spectroscopy.

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Miao Yu

His research interests include solar energy conversion, H2 and CH4 storage, membranes and separations, and nanomaterials

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Xiao-Dong Zhou

His research interests include fuel cells, batteries, thermoelectrics, solid-state electrochemistry, and charge and heat transport.

 

 

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