Research and impact 13th August 2019
International Left Handers Day is a day human evolution and natural selection dictates should not exist. We find out why lefties have continued to persist throughout human evolution.
Student experience 31st July 2019
On Wednesday 17th July, we held our annual Social Responsibility Awards, recognising the commitment of staff and students to helping others through areas such as charity work, environmental research, and improving well-being. Staff and students were nominated by their peers across 10 different categories The winners were decided by Darren Huyton, Student Experience Manager for […]
Meet the Department 19th July 2019
The first in a new series where academics share their latest research. In this post, we talk to Prof Adisa Azapagic about her research into Sustainable Industrial Systems.
Meet the Department 1st April 2019
We catch up with Rosa Cuellar-Franca and find out about her work in the environmental and economic assessment of industrial processes.
Chemical engineers at work 15th March 2019
Michael Rothwell-Williams tells us all about his industrial placement at GSK R&D, and shares what he got up to on a typical day.
Meet the Department 5th March 2019
In this post, Megan Jobson shares what first inspired her to become an engineer.
Meet the Department 20th February 2019
“My industrial background has given me a very pragmatic and realistic approach to research,” says Anton Kiss. Find out more about him here.
Meet the Department 13th February 2019
Heinrich Badenhorst helps us get to grips with carbon – and explains why Jurassic Park is his favourite movie.
Research and impact 14th January 2019
The catalysis Hub is a UK wide research centre involving over 40 universities and over 200 academics, undertaking joint research in all areas of catalysis; stretching from fundamentals, to applications and engineering solutions. In addition, the interaction with industry is of real importance.
Meet the Department 13th December 2018
James Winterburn tells us what sparked his interest in industrial biotechnology and fermentation processes.