Department of Biochemical Engineering
Our excellent international reputation derives from a shared passion to understand how life science discoveries can be converted into commercially viable products on a truly global scale.
Professor John Ward (Professor of Synthetic Biology for Bioprocessing at UCL Biochemical Engineering) has won a £568k InnovateUK grant (£200k to UCL) to work on ŒPolyCYPs: Optimising a preclinical platform tool to reduce pharmaceutical attrition rates' with Hypha Discovery.
Published: Mar 23, 2017 4:18:58 PM
The Institute of Chemical Engineers has awarded accreditation to the following programmes in The Department of Biochemical Engineering at UCL:
Published: Mar 23, 2017 1:56:43 PM
A month long STEM campaign called 'Pretty Curious', initiated by EDF Energy was run in order to inspire and encourage 12 and 13 year old girls to take STEM subjects in school.
Published: Mar 22, 2017 1:24:31 PM
It’s time to battle it out on who’s the better department. Beakers and CheERs have joined forces to organise The Engineering Cup!
Published: Mar 22, 2017 10:52:01 AM
UCL Biochemical Engineering PhD Student Luis Erick Mota Pacheco has just returned from an internship in the Technological University of the Mixteca (UTM, Universidad Tecnologica de la Mixteca), based in Huajuapan de Leon, Oaxaca, Mexico. During January and February, a series of Biocatalysis seminars was presented to Food Engineering undergraduate students and Masters in Science of Foods and Natural Products graduate students.
Published: Mar 10, 2017 2:21:59 PM
Dr Frank Baganz (PI, pictured right receiving ESBES award in 2016) and Gary Lye of UCL Biochemical Engineering have won an Industry Academia Partnership Programme grant (£49k) from the Royal Academy of Engineering to work on a 15 month project entitled ‘On-line MBI® platform as a knowledge sharing strategy between bio-based industry and university in Colombia’. This project is in collaboration with Icesi University, which is pioneering Biochemical Engineering education in Colombia, and Levapan S.A. a leading Colombian IB company.
Published: Mar 8, 2017 10:34:49 AM