Recent News

2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference in San Francisco
Wed, March 1, 2017

One Senior and six juniors chemical engineering students respectively participated in the 2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference in San Francisco, CA, November 14-18, 2016. The­ students were Simone Stanley, April Howard, Anayia Reliford, Mahtab Waseem, Bekuechukwu Uzondu, Diwash Bajracharya and Okeoghene Osevwe. Simone Stanley (Senior Chemical Engineering student) won first place for her presentation of “An Experiment Based Smartphone Education App for a Simple Introduction to Chemical Engineering Kinetics” in the General Engineering and Engineering Education session of the poster competition.

ChemE Dept. Chair Ramesh Chawla Invited to Serve on EPA's National Advisory Council
Tue, May 24, 2016

Chemical Engineering Department Chair Ramesh Chawla has been invited to serve on the U.S Environmental Protection Agency's National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology for a two-year term. As a representative member, he will represent the interests of the Howard University Department of Chemical Engineering.

Welcome Chemical Engineering Class of 2020!
Tue, August 18, 2015

Welcome Chemical Engineering Class of 2020!

Dr. Tharakan, Leads EWB-HU Student Team to El Salvador
Thu, August 6, 2015

Earlier this year chemical engineering professor Dr. Tharakan, received approval for initiating a clean water project in El Salvador. He lead an EWB student team there during May 2014 to work on the project.