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We offer a range of opportunities to get — and stay — connected to the innovative people and ideas emerging from the department.
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We invite everyone interested in Chemical Engineering at Stanford to get involved, further their knowledge, participate in hands-on learning, and stay informed on the latest news from the department.
Ph.D. ’94 Stanford Chemical Engineering
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This 13-minute student-hosted virtual tour. You can explore our home building.
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Degrees & Programs
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Stanford Chemical Engineering academic degree programs leverage masterful teaching expertise in producing and manipulating chemicals and materials with new properties for energy, medicine, and electronics.
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Stories & Voices
Ph.D. ’13 Stanford Chemical Engineering
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Ph.D. ’85 Stanford Chemical Engineering
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Our Research Areas
Chemical engineers have been improving our well-being for more than a century.
Research & Impact
Through the development and application of engineering principles across disciplines, we are tackling the major challenges of the 21st century.
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Meet our Graduate Student Action Committee
Here you'll find a plethora of information about the Ph.D. Experience both inside and out of the lab. Hopefully, this website will be a useful resource to help answer your questions about Ph.D. logistics, finances, and GSAC events.
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