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Turning Food Scraps into Tractor Fuel: Research Promotes Renewable Energy
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Missouri S&T Alumnus Contributes $10 million to Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Department
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Dr. Yang's Research Team Develops New Cellular Treatment: Potential Cure for Chronic Artery Disease
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Chemical Engineering Students Virtually Display Research for State Legislators

Groundbreaking Research

The Chemical and Biochemical engineering department faculty are doing groundbreaking research in fields ranging from carbon dioxide sequestration and alternative energy, to cancer prevention and novel batteries. Check out the articles above spotlighting our faculty and all they're doing.

State-of-the-art Laboratories


World-Class Professors and Facilities

As a chemical or biochemical engineering student, you can learn from and work alongside world-class professors in 68,500-square-foot James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall, one of the newest buildings on campus. With nearly 400 undergraduate and graduate students, our growing department enrollment ranks near the top among S&T’s engineering disciplines. One-third of our students receive departmental scholarships, and graduates earn an average starting salary of more than $66,000.


Undergraduate Programs

Explore and learn more about the following degree's offered by the department:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering with a Biochemical Engineering Emphasis

Graduate Program

Find out more about the Chemical Engineering graduate program offering these degree's:

  • Master of Science in Chemical Engineering

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering

Latest News

November 17, 2021

Dr. Caprice Moore and his Co-PI, Dr. Daniel Forciniti has been awarded the amount of $195,586 as funding for his project titled, "Pandemic Preparedness and Response (PPRP) - A Three-Fold Process". Great work!

October 29, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Christi Luks and Dr. Monday Okoronkwo for receiving the CEC Dean's Educator Award and Scholar Award!

October 12, 2021

The Miner Alumni Association honors Kyle J. Lampe, ChE '04, with the 2020 Distinguished Young Alumni Award. For more information, see Kyle J. Lampe's appearance in The Miner Alumni Association Legends Pamphlet.

October 11, 2021

The Linda and Bipin Doshi Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering is seeking a Lecturer! For more information about the position and a link to the application, please view the ChemE Lecturer Flyer.

October 7, 2021

Dr. Fateme Rezaei's project entitled “Catalytic Filters for Detoxification of Chemical Warfare Agents” has been awarded the amount of $499,999.63 by the Army Research Office! Congratulations!




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