About Us

Helping Future Engineers Succeed

The Chemical and Materials Engineering department is passionate about and well equipped in preparing students for a wide variety of exciting careers in chemical engineering, materials engineering, and related industries in the San Francisco Bay Area, and beyond.

Message from the Chair

Take a moment to read a message from the department chair Professor Anand Ramasubramanian, where he highlights the history, mission, and resources of the Chemical and Materials Engineering department

Our Mission

Learn more about our department's mission to prepare students for future professional success. 

Department History

Our department has a history that spans over six decades. Read about how our story begins and how we continue to help students thrive. 


Learn more about our exceptional faculty, their areas of interest, and how you can get in touch with them. 


Need to get in touch with our expert staff? Get their contact information on our dedicated page. 

Contact Us

If you have a question or simply need more information about our department, please reach out to us directly.