Department of Biochemical Engineering
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Winners shared prizes in 10 categories awarded by the UCL President and Provost, Professor Michael Arthur and the Dean of Engineering, Professor Nigel Titchener-Hooker. Winners of awards in each category received a unique hand-made award created by the Institute of Making team especially for the awards together with Certificates of Excellence in Engineering Engagement signed by the President and Provost of UCL and the Dean of UCL Engineering. You can read more about the award on the UCL Engineering Page Here.On Monday 13th of March, the Provost’s Engineering Engagement Awards celebrated and recognised the hard work, commitment and passion that people at the Faculty of UCL Engineering put in to sharing their research, teaching and learning with children and young people. Dr Fiona Truscott, a post-doctoral researcher in The Department of Biochemical Engineering, won an award for UCL Engager of the Year (Research/Academic Staff (Grade 6 or 7).
Published: Mar 29, 2017 9:42:39 AM
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