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Chemical & Materials Engineering
Phone: (208) 885-7572
Toll-free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: (208) 885-7462

Buchanan Engineering (BEL)
Room 306

875 Perimeter Drive MS 1021
Moscow, ID 83844-1021


Contact Denise Engebrecht
Phone: (208) 364-6123 
Fax: (208) 364-3160 

Idaho Water Center 
322 E. Front Street 
Boise, ID 83702

Idaho Falls

Contact Debbie Caudle
Phone: (208) 282-7983 
Fax: (208) 282-7929 

1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402

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Engineering Outreach
Phone: (208) 885-6373 
Toll-free: (800) 824-2889 
Fax: (208) 885-9249 

Materials Science Faculty

Chemical Engineering Professor Woody Admassu
Wudneh "Woody" Admassu, Ph.D.
BEL 305 | 208-885-8918
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Dr. Eric Aston
D. Eric Aston, Ph.D.
Department Chair
McClure Hall 403B | 208-885-6953
After joining the Chemical Engineering faculty at the University of Idaho in the summer of 2001, Dr. Eric Aston branched out into various areas of colloids, thin films, polymeric and magnetic materials, nanotechnology and nanomechanics using atomic force microscopy (AFM), Langmuir-Blodgett deposition, and other complimentary techniques.
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Dr. Indrajit Charit, Materials Science & Engineering
Indrajit Charit, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
MCCL 405D | 885-5964
Dr. Charit joined the Materials Science and Engineering program in July 2007. He is also an affiliated faculty member in the Nuclear Engineering Graduate Program. His current projects including developing a novel fabrication route for tungsten-rhenium alloys, which will have implications for the development of advanced space nuclear reactors.
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Chemical Engineering professor Dave Drown
Dave Drown, Ph. D.
Associate Professor
BEL 303 | 208-885-7848
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Batric Pesic
Batric Pesic, Ph.D.
MCCL 407B | 885-6569
Research Interests: Nanomaterials, Extractive Metallurgy, Bio-Corrosion and Remediation
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 Krishnan Raja
Krishnan Raja, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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Mark Roll
Mark Roll, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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Soumya Srivastata
Soumya Srivastava, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Her research interests focus on microfluidics, bio-separations, designing lab-on-a-chip system for medical diagnostic applications using dielectrophoresis, modeling and simulations, and educational research.
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James Moberly, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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