Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering Program

“accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,”

Program Chair: Edgard Norabuena, PhD., P.E.

Engineering discipline that deals with the design, installation, operation and management of industrial chemical plants through the analysis, synthesis, design, control and optimization of processes for transforming and generating materials and products making an efficient use of energy and clean and safe technologies.

Chemical engineering includes the following specialization areas:

  • Chemical process design
  • Chemical plant design
  • Process automation
  • Materials
  • Transport phenomena
  • Petro-Chemistry