Qin (Maggie) Qi

Qin (Maggie) Qi

Joseph R. Mares '24 Career Development Chair Assistant Professor in Chemical Engineering

Support StaffCindy Welch

Chemical engineering designs a variety of macroscopic systems based on molecular understandings, integrating chemical, physical and biological principles to benefit health, energy, and environment.

Research Interests

biological transport phenomena, biomechanics, microfluidics, complex fluids


Ph.D., Stanford University, 2018

M.S., Stanford University, 2017

B.S., Cornell University, 2013


Honors and Awards

National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2024

FY 23 Research Support Committee Award, MIT, 2022

Distinguished Young Scholars Semi-finalist Honoree, University of Washington, 2019

Rising Star in ChemE Program, MIT, 2018

Graduate Fellowship in Science and Engineering, Stanford, 2014 - 2017

T.S. Lo Graduate Fellowship, Stanford, 2013

Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Research Award, Cornell, 2013

Engineering Learning Initiatives Research Award, Cornell, 2012

Rockwell Collins Scholarship, Society of Women Engineers (turned down), 2011 - 2012