Chemical and Biological Engineering

Chemical and Biological Engineering

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In Chemical Engineering, the science gets applied to real products and real solutions that have the greatest impact on society. It is engineering that combines many different concepts and skill sets, and is broadly applicable. Find out more about how a Chemical Engineering degree from Drexel sets the foundation for your success across a spectrum of professions.

PhD Applicants

The deadline for PhD applicants is January 7, 2019.

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Prospective Undergraduate Students

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Alumni Spotlight

Our alumni graduate with a higher level of confidence on entering the workforce, and are securing more impactful and better-paying and jobs than ever.

Our graduates go on to excel in: academia, industry, government, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medicine, law, and many other fields.

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Shyno Mathew hails from the first town in all of India to achieve 100% literacy among its residents.

Shyno Mathew

Shyno Mathew hails from the first town in all of India to achieve 100% literacy among its residents.

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Twin brothers Sergey and Yuriy Smolin were drawn to the Chemical and Biological Engineering department's PhD program because of its reputation for research in sustainable energy.

Sergey and Yuriy Smolin

Twin brothers Sergey and Yuriy Smolin were drawn to the Chemical and Biological Engineering department's PhD program because of its reputation for research in sustainable energy.

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Welcome to the FY2018 Annual Report of the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Drexel. Please use this report to learn more about our department through metrics and faculty profiles, and to get a glimpse of the varied and exciting activities undertaken by members of our community.

2017-18 Annual Report

Welcome to the FY2018 Annual Report of the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Drexel. Please use this report to learn more about our department through metrics and faculty profiles, and to get a glimpse of the varied and exciting activities undertaken by members of our community.

2017-18 Annual Report

Latest News

  • Professor Lau Delivers Four Invited Talks

    Dr. Kenneth Lau presented talks at the 2018 European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) Spring Meeting, the University of Groningen, the 256th American Chemical Society National Meeting, and the 10th International Hot Wire and Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition Conference (HWCVD10).

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  • A Day in the Life of a Co-op

    Oluwadamilola “Dami” Bolarin is completing his second co-op cycle under the guidance of Professor Giuseppe R. Palmese in Chemical and Biological Engineering.

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2017 Quick Facts

458
Total number of students enrolled
$780
Average weekly co-op wage for CBE students
$5,217,640
2017 total departmental amount of research expenditures