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Chemical & Environmental Engineering

This section of the college news site gathers stories that feature the faculty, students, staff and programs of the UA Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering. For detailed information about all other aspects of CHEE, please visit the department website.

Chemical & Environmental Engineering News

Vicky Karanikola smiling, wearing sunglasses and holding a water bottle.

Karanikola Named Runner-Up for U.S. ASPIRE Prize

The chemical and environmental engineering professor was a top candidate in a national competition focused on researchers gathering "diverse knowledge for a sustainable future."

Researchers Roll Out New Process for Lighter, More Efficient Solar Power Technology

Engineering professor harnesses the power of perovskites with a $700,000 grant.
A group of a dozen people wearing white construction hats hold shovels that are placed into a square of dirt.

Construction Begins on UArizona's New Applied Research Building

The new building at the southeast corner of East Helen Street and North Highland Avenue will connect researchers across four colleges and eight departments.
Paul Blowers

Paul Blowers Wins Gerald J. Swanson Prize for Teaching Excellence

Beloved chemical and environmental engineering professor recognized with university-level award.

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