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Chemical Engineering
EN 4055
Dept. 3295
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307)766-2500
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Department of Chemical Engineering

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Welcome to the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Wyoming! Our department, consisting of 29 faculty, 75 graduate students and approximately 500 undergraduate students from all over the world.

We offer courses that prepare students for careers in chemical and petroleum fields, our state of the art equipment provides higher levels of research capabilities, and our award-winning faculty create innovative and rigorous research opportunities for graduate students.


SPE Again Recognizes Alvarado’s Contributions

September 13, 2016 — For the second time in less than a month, University of Wyoming Professor Vladimir Alvarado has been recognized by the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

Vladimir Alvarado discusses flow through porous media in oil and gas applications.

Alvarado Tabbed As Department Head of Chemical Engineering

July 7, 2016 — The Department of Chemical Engineering in the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) has a new leader, as Vladimir Alvarado assumed duties this week as department head.

Dennis Coon mug shot

CEAS Selects Coon For H.T. Person Professorship

June 7, 2016 — Dennis Coon has been named to the H.T. Person Professorship in Engineering Education in the College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Wyoming.

Nick Jones studies oil /gas development and subsurface geology in the Shell 3-D Visualization Center

UW Selected To Be Part of $20 Million Energy Coalition

May 26, 2016 — The University of Wyoming has been selected by the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)—part of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) laboratory system—to be part of a prestigious nationwide energy coalition to investigate the future of fossil energy.

Group picture for CEAS Energy Leadership Summit

Energy Summit Helps CEAS Students Explore Opportunities

April 22, 2016 — Six University of Wyoming students had the chance to learn firsthand about the nation’s energy sector when they got an inside look this winter.

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HHF Honors UW's Alvarado

HHF Honors UW's Alvarado
Hear Dr. Alvarado’s speech when he received his award from the Hispanic Heritage Foundation.

Graduate Degrees in CE

Explore degree offerings for Masters and Doctoral degrees in Chemical Engineering.

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