A world leader in aerosol research and education

Center for Aerosol Science & Engineering (CASE)

CASE is focused on the advancement of knowledge and technology through aerosol techniques in energy, environment, materials and health. The center is composed of a collaborative group of faculty, students and affiliates within the Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering and across WashU, as well as with partners at universities and corporations worldwide.

Latest news from CASE

By the numbers

44

PhD students and postdocs directly participate in research with the center

17

Partner universities in the aerosol network through the McDonnell Academy Global Energy & Environment Partnership

232

Refereed journal publications (FY2018-FY2020)

Research spotlight

Rajan Chakrabarty's lab creates scaled down forest fires inside the lab to better understand one of the world’s most dangerous natural disasters.

Core faculty

Our people

The center is composed of a collaborative group of faculty, students, and affiliates within the department of EECE and across the university, as well as partners in universities and corporations dispersed across the globe.