Welcome to UMaine Chemical and Biomedical Engineering!

You may have noticed that the department has gone through a name change in the 2017-18 academic year. In fact, much of our recent good news involves changes – new people, evolving programs, and a growing mission. Read More from Hemant Pendse.

Hemant P. Pendse
Department Chair

Embryo on silicon needles

Microhotplate sensor array

Silicon nitride thin film

Diffraction grating femtosecond amplifier

UMaine Chemical Engineering Tour

UMaine Biomedical Engineering Tour

Chemical Engineering Student Talks about UMaine Experience

Biomedical Engineering Student Talks about UMaine Experience


This program will prepare students to be eligible for licensure within the State of Maine. Visit the UMS State Authorization & Licensure page to learn more about the licensure requirements in other states and territories, in addition to the contact information needed to inquire further into the licensure requirements associated with this program.