Chemical Engineering

We are proud of Ulrich Legrand, Co-Founder and Technical Director of Electro Carbon, who after completing his PhD and a postdoctoral fellowship with Prof. Jean-Luc Meunier, became an entrepreneur and won the Mitacs Environmental Entrepreneurship Award for his technology that transforms CO2, responsible for greenhouse gases (GHGs), into a commercial product.



Published on: 28 Jun 2021

Congrats to Sophia Roy (Chemical Engineering undergraduate student) is one of four McGill students to win a 2021 Quebec Lieutenant Governor Youth medal. The award recognizes the involvement, determination and constant striving of Quebecers who have or have had a positive influence in their community. 


Published on: 19 May 2021

Chemical Engineering Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, March 10th, 2021 2:00-3:00 PM

Zoom link:

password: chemeng

Published on: 8 Mar 2021

Christopher Moraes: Excelling in the lab and in the classroom

Five months after winning a Principal’s Prize for Outstanding Emerging Researchers, Chemical Engineering Professor, Chris Moraes, wins Principal's Prize for Excellence in Teaching in the Assistant Professor category

Neale McDevitt | 9 Nov 2020 

Like many professors, Christopher Moraes from the Department of Chemical Engineering, wears two hats – one as a researcher, the other as a teacher. The thing is, he does both really well.

Published on: 10 Nov 2020

Thirty-eight McGill research projects have received federal grants through the CFI's John R. Evans Leaders Fund, which will provide them with state-of-the art research infrastructure needed to foster innovation.

UHPLC-MS to Develop Technologies to Control the Presence and Fate of Contaminants in Natural & Engineered Water Systems
Professor Viviane Yargeau of the Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, is the principal investigator.
$406,300 from JELF; $406,300 matching provincial funds.

Published on: 25 Aug 2020

Live 2020 . Saint-Gobain Life Sciences and Kanyr Pharma partner with clinical experts at the Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre and engineers at McGill to develop new cell culture technologies.

Published on: 19 Jun 2020

Congratulations to Prof. Hoesli and Prof. Kopyscinski who have been promoted to Associate Professors and granted tenure as of June 1st, 2020.

Published on: 1 Jun 2020

Congratulations Ranjan Roy, second author of this recently published article. Many Chemical Analysis techniques were done in the Chemical Engineering Lab. He helped prepare the spectroscopic analysis methods and data interpretation. Way to go!

Published on: 4 Sep 2019

Congratulations Prof. Meunier, Prof. Berk, Ulrich Legrand, Norma-Yadira Mendoza Gonzalez and Pierre-Alexandre Pascone for a new patent issued!

Published on: 13 Aug 2019

You're invited to the inaugural Montreal CIC Local Section Annual General Assembly.

The event includes free light breakfast and free lunch for all members of our department, as well as a keynote talk by our very own Dean of Engineering, Jim Nicell.

Published on: 8 Apr 2019

Félicitations à Nariman Yousefi récipiendaire de janvier du prix Relève étoile Louis-Berlinguet!

Published on: 4 Apr 2019

Congratulations to Prof. Alejandro Rey for winning the 2018 Raices Award for International Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation,

Science, Technology and Innovation Ministry of Argentina (McGill  Bravo 2019)

Published on: 3 Apr 2019

Graphene-based tech could be game changer for cleaner water and air. Check out our recent work led by Nariman Yousefi in Nature Nanotechnology @naturenano. A @mcgillu collaboration with @theelimelechlab @yale


Published on: 10 Jan 2019


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