Professor Dr. Ramesh Chawla Invited to Serve on EPA's National Advisory Council

Dr. Ramesh Chawlaof the College of Engineering and Architecture's Chemical Engineering Department has been invited to serve on the U.S Environmental Protection Agency's National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology for a two-year term. As a representative member, he will represent the interests of the Howard University Department of Chemical Engineering.

CEA Students Come From All Around The World

Our students come from all over the world, have done every type of job, and enjoy every activity imaginable. The CEA community provides ample opportunities for students to share and learn from one another, as well as work closely with a superb faculty.

Building Tomorrows Leaders Today

Our graduates are skilled in creative design and the application of technological and scientific solutions to complex and challenging problems, interpersonal relations, teamwork, critical thinking and leadership.

Howard Students Get Hands on Experience with Industry Equipment.

Howard Student Get Hands on Experience with Standard and Advance Industry Equipment.

We Give Our Students the World by Design

The College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) is one of Howard University's 13 schools and colleges.

The CEA is home to five academic departments offering accredited undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. The departments include Architecture, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and Mechanical Engineering.”

Our graduates are skilled in creative design and the application of technological and scientific solutions to complex and challenging problems, interpersonal relations, teamwork, critical thinking, and leadership.

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

38%

Percent women
(National average: 19%)

65

Number of countries represented

#1

Most Black PhD
Graduates

News & Events

Mechanical Engineering Professor Dr. Emmanuel Glakpe Named ASME Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

Dr. Emmanuel Glakpe, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected Fellow of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) in April 2017, after being nominated by Dr. Nadir Yilmaz. Dr. Glakpe’s nomination was supported by ASME Fellows from within academia, industry and government positions.Read More >>

Mechanical Engineering Department Chair and Professor Dr. Nadir Yilmaz Named SAE International Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

SAE International announced that Professor Nadir Yilmaz was elected as a 2016-2017 SAE Fellow. Dr. Yilmaz was recognized during ceremonies at the WCX 17: SAE World Congress Experience in Detroit, Michigan on April 11, 2017.Read More >>

Mechanical Engineering Professor Dr. H.A. Whitworth Named ASME Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

Dr. H.A. Whitworth, a professor of mechanical engineering, has been elected Fellow of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) in July 2017. He was nominated by Dr. Nadir Yilmaz, with letters of support coming from academia, industry and national labs.Read More >>

Mechanical Engineering Department Chair and Professor Dr. Nadir Yilmaz Receives National Engineering Educator Award

Fri, August, 25 2017

National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) has awarded Dr. Nadir Yilmaz with the 2017 NSPE Engineering Education Excellence Award. Dr. Yilmaz was recognized during ceremonies at the NSPE Professional Engineering Conference in Atlanta, Georgia on July 21, 2017.Read More >>

Architecture Graduates Elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects

Wed, April, 12 2017

We are pleased to announce that two graduates of the Howard University Department of Architecture, Kwendeche (B.Arch. 1976) and Kathy Dixon (B.Arch. 1991), have been elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA). This is an unparalleled honor and the highest individual recognition bestowed by the Institute. The selection process is rigorous. Approximately three percent of the more than 90,000 AIA members have this distinction. The recipients of the FAIA are recognized for their outstanding contributions to the profession either through design, architectural education or the advancement of the profession after 10 years of AIA membership. The 2017 FAIA class consists of 178 people.Read More >>

2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference in San Francisco

Wed, March, 1 2017

One Senior and six juniors chemical engineering students respectively participated in the 2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference in San Francisco, CA, November 14-18, 2016. The­ students were Simone Stanley, April Howard, Anayia Reliford, Mahtab Waseem, Bekuechukwu Uzondu, Diwash Bajracharya and Okeoghene Osevwe. Simone Stanley (Senior Chemical Engineering student) won first place for her presentation of “An Experiment Based Smartphone Education App for a Simple Introduction to Chemical Engineering Kinetics” in the General Engineering and Engineering Education session of the poster competition.Read More >>