Faculty of Engineering


Chemical & Biochemical Engineering

Amarjeet Bassi

Amarjeet Bassi 

  • Bio-separations
  • Bio-fuels and renewable energy
  • Bio-sensors
  • Biological wastewater treatment
Hugo deLasa

Hugo deLasa

  • Catalysis and photocatalysis
  • Water purification
  • Hydrogen by water splitting
  • Chemical reactor design
  • Fluidization
Argyrios Margaritis

Argyrios Margaritis

  • Biochemical and Environmental Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biofuels from Lignocellulosics
  • Novel Bioreactor Systems, Mass Transfer and Mixing Characteristics
  • Novel Bioprocesses and Bioproducts from Renewable Raw Materials
  • Biopolymer Nanoparticles for Anti-cancer Drug Delivery
  • Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Applications for Selective Extraction of High Value Pharmaceuticals
George Nakhla

George Nakhla

  • Municipal and Industrial Wastewater Treatment
  • Biological Nutrient Removal Processes
  • Anaerobic Treatment of Municipal Biosolids
  • Conversion of Wastes to Energy 
  • Municipal and industrial wastewater treatment
  • Biological nutrient removal


Ajay Ray

Ajay K. Ray

  • Semiconductor Photocatalysis
  • Simulated Moving Bed Systems
  • Multi-objective Optimization
  • Oscillatory Reactors 

Mita Ray

Madhumita B. Ray

  • Advanced Oxidation Processes
  • Fate and Genotoxicity of Micopollutants in Water
  • Fluid-Particle Systems

Lars Rehmann

Lars Rehmann 

  • Biochemical engineering
  • Bioenergy
  • Biofuels
  • Bioreactor design
  • Toxicity analysis

Jesse Zhu

Jesse Zhu

  • Biological wastewater treatment
  • Fluidization
  • Circulating fluidized bed
  • Particle technology
  • Powder paint coating