Harper named recipient of Savery Outstanding Young Faculty Award

On the forefront of nanomaterial toxicology research

Herman named AVS fellow

"For outstanding contributions to the science, engineering, and commercialization of transparent amorphous oxide semiconductor thin film materials"

Wildenschild Appointed Associate Dean in Graduate School

Taking research collaborations to new heights

The School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering at Oregon State University has its roots in one of the oldest and most respected chemical engineering departments in the western United States. OSU's undergraduate program in Chemical Engineering was first accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) in 1917. The school currently has more than twenty-four faculty members who pursue a variety of research and teaching activities.  The graduate program boasts MEng, MS, and PhD degrees in both Chemical and Environmental Engineering.

Engineering News

OSU News Release

Wave energy integration costs should compare favorably to other energy sources

Jan 7, 2015
Wave energy should be able to be integrated into the overall energy grid fairly effectively, and at less cost than wind energy, a new analysis suggests.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New type of semiconductor could change face of consumer electronics

Dec 3, 2014
Transparent electronic materials originally developed at OSU are now about to enter mainstream commercial use in a wide range of products.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Atmospheric carbon dioxide used for energy storage products

Dec 2, 2014
OSU researchers have found a way to make high-tech electronic materials out of a resource we have too much of - atmospheric carbon dioxide.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Matched “hybrid” systems may hold key to wider use of renewable energy

Nov 26, 2014
Alternative energy systems might be more cost effective if they can be matched with one another to provide a more steady and dependable flow of electricity, a new report suggests.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Expert to discuss startup business issues, patents

Nov 26, 2014
The director of the Silicon Valley United States Patent and Trademark Office will explore startup business issues on Wednesday, Dec. 3, in Corvallis, in an open public discussion.… Read full story.

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