Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

New Faculty Strengthen Research at UH

Virtual teams, see-through concrete and sickle cell anemia represent just a few of the new areas of research being explored by faculty who joined UH for the 2001-02 academic year. Peter Vekilov, new associate professor of chemical engineering, is featured.

UH assembling research consortium to fight pollution

A consortium of industry and university representatives is being formed in Houston to facilitate collaborative research and development of technology designed to help clean up the Bayou City's environmental problems. The group is being assembled by the UH Department of Chemical Engineering as part of workshops and roundtable discussions on pollution reduction March 22.