Facilities

The Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering is located in Donald F. Othmer Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln City Campus. The four-story building, which opened in 2002, features the latest in research laboratory design, including a bio-process manufacturing facility; a state-of-the-art computer control system for laboratories; and next-generation distance education technology.

General Use Areas
  • Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Seminar Room (Othmer 208)
  • Kenneth and Edna Anderson Reading Room (Othmer 207G)
  • AIChE Student Chapter Office and Lounge (Othmer 206)
Classrooms/Teaching Labs Research Labs
  • Polymer Characterization Lab (Othmer 122)
  • Protein Purification and Characterization Lab (Othmer 124)
  • Surface Science Laboratory (Othmer 135)
  • Biomass Extraction and Separation Laboratory / Surface Design and Characterization (Othmer 216)
  • The William A. and Emily E. Scheller Chemical Engineering Biochemical Research Laboratory (Othmer 218)
  • Molecular Design of Catalysts and Nanomaterials Lab (Othmer 219)
  • Mesoscale Engineering Lab (Othmer 227, 228, 232)
  • Bioseparations and Biomaterials Lab / Cell Culture (Othmer 309)

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING EVENTS