Beyond Learning

Chemical engineering students at Michigan Tech do more than just study this extensive field; they graduate with a unique set of skills gleaned from hands-on lab experience and competitive course work. The Department of Chemical Engineering has one of the most expansive learning laboratories in the discipline worldwide—measuring in at 6,500 square feet, the Unit Operations Lab is a pilot-plant-scale educational facility dedicated to chemical processing. Combined with world-class faculty, this program ensures our students are prepared to succeed in industry and beyond.


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Faith A. Morrison

Faith A. Morrison

PhD, University of Massachusetts

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906-487-2050
fmorriso@mtu.edu

Professor, Chemical Engineering

Dr. Morrison's interests and expertise in the field of polymer rheology have culminated in two books with leading publishers, a short course, and research publications with collaborators in diverse fields. Morrison's recent focus is on engineering education, particularly devising the materials and methods that are needed to ensure effective education in . . .

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Julia A. King

Julia A. King

PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Wyoming

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jaking@mtu.edu

Professor, Chemical Engineering

My research interests are in the area of composite materials. Specifically, my interests often focus on adding various carbon fillers to typically thermoplastic polymers to produce electrically and thermally conductive resins.Increasing the thermal and electrical conductivities of typically insulating polymers, such as polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and nylon, has the potential of . . .

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Tony N. Rogers

Tony N. Rogers

PhD, Michigan Technological University

Contact

906-487-2210
tnrogers@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering

Process Simulation Dr. Rogers has research and teaching experience with the ASPEN Plus®, UniSim®, and SuperTarget® simulation software. As a member of the U.S. EPA Center for Clean Industrial and Treatment Technologies (CenCITT), Dr. Rogers is experienced in design calculations for a variety of environmental unit operations: air and steam . . .

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