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Department Head: Paula T. Hammond

Executive Officer: Martin Z. Bazant

Undergraduate Officer: Barry S. Johnston

Graduate Officer: Daniel Blankschtein

Graduate Admissions Officer: Kristala L. Jones Prather

Postdoctoral Officer: William H. Green

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FacultyNameTitleContactResearch Area

Daniel G. Anderson

biomaterials and drug delivery systems

Robert C. Armstrong

Professor 617.253.4581
polymer molecular theory, polymer fluid mechanics, rheology, multiscale process modeling, transport phenomena, and applied mathematics

János M. Béer

Professor Emeritus 617.253.6661
clean fossil energy electric power generation, turbulent combustion of gaseous, liquid and solid fuels, and reduction of pollutant emission from flames

Paul I. Barton

Professor 617.253.6526
dynamic modeling, simulation and optimization, hybrid and embedded systems, mixed-integer and global optimization theory and algorithms, and design

Martin Z. Bazant

Associate Professor 617.258.7039
transport phenomena in microfluidics and electrochemical systems, energy storage, and water purification and lab-on-a-chip technology

Daniel Blankschtein

Professor 617.253.4594
colloid and interface science, thermodynamics and statistical mechanics of structured fluids, and controlled delivery of active ingredients
Rocjard D. Braatz

Richard D. Braatz

Professor 617.253.3112
systems and control theory, materials and pharmaceuticals manufacturing, systems nanotechnology, applied mathematics

Howard Brenner

Professor Emeritus 617.253.6687
microfluidics, low Reynolds number hydrodynamics, complex fluids, transport, chromatography theory, and aerosol and hydrosol deposition

Fikile R. Brushett

Assistant Professor 617.253.4561
electrochemical energy conversion and storage, microfluidics, interfacial phenomena, catalyst synthesis, and tomographys

Arup K. Chakraborty

Professor 617.253.3890
cell-cell recognition in immunology, T cell biology, polymers and membranes, and statistical mechanics

Robert E. Cohen

Professor 617.253.3777
physics and chemistry of polymers, polymer surfaces/interfaces, and structure-property relationships

Clark K. Colton

Professor 617.253.4585
biomedical engineering, biochemical engineering, and mass transfer

Charles L. Cooney

Professor 617.253.3108
biochemical engineering

William M. Deen

Professor Emeritus 617.253.4535
bioengineering, transport phenomena, and membrane separations

Patrick S. Doyle

Professor 617.253.4534
microfluidics, complex fluids, polymer physics, rheology and transport phenomena

Karen K. Gleason

Professor 617.253.5066
chemical vapor deposition and nuclear magnetic resonance

William H. Green

Department Executive Officer,
chemical kinetics, molecular simulation, and free radical reactions

Paula T. Hammond

Professor 617.258.7577
macromolecular design and synthesis, directed assembly using surface templates, nanoscale design of biomaterials, and block copolymers

T. Alan Hatton

Professor 617.253.4588
transport phenomena, separation processes, microemulsions, and colloids

Klavs F. Jensen

Department Head, Professor 617.253.4589
microsystems for chemical and biological applications , materials synthesis and processing, and multiscale simulation of reactive processes

Marcus Karel

Professor Emeritus 617.253.6744
physical chemistry of foods, controlled release of active ingredients in foods and pharmaceuticals, and cryopreservation, food engineering

Jesse Kroll

Assistant Professor 617.253.2409
atmospheric chemistry, particulate matter, organic oxidation processes, and chemical kinetics

Robert S. Langer

David H. Koch Institute Professor 617.253.3107
drug delivery, biomaterials, tissue engineering, biotechnology, immobilized enzymes, and biomedical engineering

Douglas A. Lauffenburger

Professor 617.252.1629
cell, tissue, and biomolecular engineering and computational modeling of biological and physiological systems

J. Christopher Love

Associate Professor 617.324.2300
micro/nanofabrication and surface chemistries, cellular immunology and infectious diseases, immunotherapy/ vaccines, clinical diagnostics

Gregory J. McRae

Professor Emeritus 617.253.6564
atmospheric processes responsible for oxidant formation, acid deposition and global climate, particulate dynamics, and chemical transport

Edward Merrill

Professor Emeritus
polymer synthesis, polymer physical chemistry, biomedical engineering, biomaterials, and conservation and preservation of works of art

Allan S. Myerson

Professor 617.452.3790
crystallization from solution with an emphasis on nucleation, polymorphism, and industrial applications of crystallization

Bradley D. Olsen

Assistant Professor 617.715.4548
block copolymers, soft condensed matter physics, protein-based materials, and bioelectronics

Kristala Jones Prather

Associate Professor 617.253.1950
metabolic engineering, biochemical engineering, bioprocess engineering, and synthetic biology

Yuriy Román

Assistant Professor 617.253.4561
heterogeneous catalysis, energy: biomass conversion","biofuels, CO2 utilization

Gregory Rutledge

Professor 617.253.0171
polymer science and engineering, statistical thermodynamics, and molecular simulation

Herbert H. Sawin

Professor Emeritus 617.253.4570
directional plasma etching, dry wafer cleaning, kinetics, surface science, and process modeling

Hadley Sikes

Assistant Professor 617.253.5224
biomolecular engineering, applications of redox chemistry, clinical diagnostics, molecular biotechnology

Kenneth A. Smith

Professor 617.253.1973
fluid mechanics and heat and mass transfer

George Stephanopoulos

Professor 617.253.3904
nanoscale process systems engineering, multiresolution modeling and design of materials and processes , and multiscale process operations and control

Gregory Stephanopoulos

Professor 617.253.4583
metabolic and biochemical engineering, biotechnology, and bioinformatics

Michael S. Strano

Associate Professor 617.324.4323
Nanotechnology, transport in nanopores, thermopower waves for energy generation, exciton engineering for solar energy, nanosensors for reaction network elucidation

Jefferson W. Tester

Professor Emeritus 617.253.7090
environmental remediation and control technology, chemical processes in supercritical fluids, and technologies for renewable and geothermal energy

Bernhardt L. Trout

Professor 617.258.5021
pharmaceutical manufacturing, stabilization and formulation of biopharmaceuticals, nucleation and crystallization

Preetinder S. Virk

Associate Professor 617.253.3177
turbulent drag reduction, graph-theoretic modeling of hydrocarbon pyrolysis pathways, and mechanistic investigation of high-transfer hydrogen transfer pathways

Daniel I.C. Wang

Institute Professor 617.253.2126
bioreactor engineering, production of recombinant proteins, bioprocess monitoring and control, glycoprotein quality, and protein stabilization

K. Dane Wittrup

Professor 617.253.4578
molecular bioengineering, protein engineering, and therapeutic protein biotechnology