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

Research Faculty

  • Huazheng Li.
    Huazheng Li, PhD
    PhD, Dalian University of Technology

    504 Furnas Hall

    Phone: (716) 645-9302

    Assistant Professor of Research
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

    Research Topics: Microporous membranes, separations, membrane reactors Research focuses on developing microporous membranes for critical separations, including gas separation, liquid separation, and integrating with catalysis reactions for promoting the performances of catalysts.

    504 Furnas Hall

    Phone: (716) 645-9302

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    308 Furnas Hall

    Phone: 645-2909

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

    Research Topics: Photophysics of organic, inorganic and hybrid materials and their applications in photonics and biophotonics; photoactive nanomaterials for biomedical applications; nanotheranostics.