Michele L. Sarazen

Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering

Website: https://cbe.princeton.edu/people/michele-sarazen

Office: E-Quad, A319

Phone: 609-258-8331

Research interests: Mechanistic investigations of heterogeneous catalysis via combined synthetic, kinetic, and theoretical techniques; improving efficiencies for conversions of conventional feedstocks to fuels and chemicals and developing renewable alternatives to fuels and chemicals.


  • National Science Foundation CAREER AWARDS.

    Four engineering faculty members receive NSF CAREER awards

  • Prismatic graphic with words "Commendation for Outstanding Teaching"

    Faculty commended for outstanding teaching

  • illustration for junior faculty awards

    Junior faculty awards recognize excellence in research and teaching

  • Methane flaring in refinery at night

    NSF awards $6.6M for two highly collaborative projects aimed at a more sustainable future


  • Energy and Environment

  • Materials Science and Engineering


  • Professor and student work together in lab setting.

    Chemical and Biological Engineering

  • Researchers, dressed in white suits, work in "clean room" lab under yellow light.

    Princeton Materials Institute