Faculty Directory

Our faculty are among the most published and respected researchers in the country. They conduct experiments in the fields of health, energy, and the environment, and collaborate not only with each other, but with a myriad of researchers across the University at Buffalo and Western New York Community.  

Leadership

Mark T. Swihart

Department Chair, UB Distinguished Professor and Empire Innovation Professor

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

306 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1181; Fax: (716) 645-3822

Email: swihart@buffalo.edu

Full-Time Teaching Research Adjunct Emeritus

Emeritus Faculty

  • M. Lockett.
    Michael J. Lockett, PhD
    PhD, Cambridge University, 1967

    308 Furnas Hall

    Phone: (716) 645-2909

    Fax: (716) 645-3822

    lockett5@buffalo.edu

    Emeritus Professor
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

    Research Topics: Distillation and absorption; separations

  • Eli Ruckenstein.
    Eli Ruckenstein, PhD
    PhD, Polytechnic Institute of Bucharest, 1966

    Emeritus Distinguished Professor
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

    Research Topics: Catalysis; surface phenomena; colliods and emulsions; bicompatible surfaces and materials

  • M. Ryan.
    Michael E. Ryan, PhD
    PhD, McGill University, 1978

    Emeritus Professor
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

    Research Topics: Polymer and ceramics processing; rheology; non-Newtonian fluid mechanics

  • Thomas Weber.
    Thomas Weber, PhD
    PhD, Cornell University, 1963

    Emeritus Professor
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

    Research Topics: Thermodynamics and transport phenomena