School of Green Chemistry and Engineering

SGCE Faculty

Faculty associated with the UT School for Green Chemistry and Engineering participate in interdisciplinary teaching, research, and service in the development, practice, and promotion of green chemistry and green engineering principles.  Current SGCE faculty are listed below by college with links to individual research pages and contact information.

Ana C Alba RubioAna C. Alba-Rubio
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Heterogeneous catalysis; biomass conversion to fuels and chemicals

AndreanaPeter Andreana
Department of Chemistry
Organic synthesis; carbohydrate and medicinal chemistry

ColemanMaria Coleman 
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Biopolymers; polymer processing; membranes

GiolandoDean Giolando
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Inorganic chemistry; photovoltaics; deposition of thin films

JorgensenAndrew Jorgensen
Department of Chemistry
2012 Fellow of the American Chemical Society
Chemical education; climate change; environmental chemistry

KimDong-Shik Kim
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Biosensor development; natural anti-biofouling materials

AnandAnand Kunnathur
Department of Information Operations and Technology Management

 

LapitskyYakov Lapitsky
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

 

KirchhoffJon Kirchhoff
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Analytical chemistry; sensors

Wei LiWei Li
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Green organic synthesis; carbon dioxide fixation; cascade catalysis
Utilization of photochemical energy to drive chemical reactions

Matt Liberatore   Matt Liberatore
   Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
   Application of rheology to biofuels, fuel cell membranes, and polymer drag reduction
               

Lind Cora Lind-Kovacs
 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
 Sustainable materials synthesis; inorganic/polymer composites;
 Low temperature routes to advanced materials

LipscombGlenn Lipscomb
Chair, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Associate Director, School of Green Chemistry and Engineering

MasonMark Mason
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Director, School of Green Chemistry and Engineering
Inorganic and organometallic synthesis; homogeneous catalysis

 Don Ronning         Ronning
 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
 Chemoenzymatic synthesis in water-based solvents

SchallConstance Schall 
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Biochemical conversion of lignocellulose and algal processing

SchmidtJoseph Schmidt
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Inorganic and organometallic synthesis; homogeneous catalysis

SeoYoungwoo Seo 
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Sustainable bioremediation; microsensors for environmental monitoring

SucheckSteven Sucheck 
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Organic synthesis; carbohydrate and medicinal chemistry

TillekeratneL. M. Viranga Tillekeratne
Department of Medicinal Chemistry
Organic synthesis; medicinal chemistry

VaranasiSas Varanasi
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Biomass processing and pretreatment; conversion to fuels and chemicals

ViamajalaSridhar Viamajala
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

 

ZhuJianglong Zhu
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Organic synthesis; carbohydrate and medicinal chemistry

 

 

 

 

                                                          

Last Updated: 8/29/15