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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

College Celebrates Inventive Engineers

The Patent Medallion Luncheon recognized nearly two dozen faculty members for creations, including biomedical devices and a method to desalinate water using solar power.
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.

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